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Book tries to show how US democracy hurt Native Americans

Aug. 25, 2019 7:04 PM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A new book by a noted historian attempts to show how expanding American democracy hurt Native Americans in the early days of the nation and how tribes viewed the young United States as an entity seeking to erase them from existence. University of Oregon history professor Jeffrey...

Sports Illustrated: Univ. of Georgia mascot is best ever

Aug. 14, 2019 6:58 AM EDT

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Sports Illustrated is celebrating college football's 150th season by ranking the top 10 all-time greatest mascots, putting the University of Georgia's bulldog in first place. The magazine includes both real and costumed mascots in this week's edition. Following Uga is the Duck at the...