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the last nuclear scare of the Cold War. At sea, the powerful Royal Navy blockaded much of the coastline, conducting frequent raids. The most famous episode was a series of British raids on the shores of Chesapeake Bay, including an attack on Washington that resulted in the British burning of the White House, the Capitol (United States Capitol), the Navy Yard (Washington Navy Yard), and other public buildings, in the "Burning of Washington" in 1814. * October 12 – The first Columbus Day celebration in the USA (United States) is held in New York, 300 years after his arrival in the New World. * October 13 – Foundation of Washington, DC: The cornerstone of the United States Executive Mansion, known as the White House after 1818, is laid. * October 29 – Mount Hood (Oregon) is named after the British naval officer Samuel Hood (Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood) by Lt. William E. Broughton, who spots the mountain near the mouth of the Willamette River. * July 20 – The Mercantile Agency (ancestor of Dun & Bradstreet is founded in New York City by Lewis Tappan. * August 16 – U.S. President John Tyler vetoes a bill (Bill (proposed law)) which called for the re-establishment of the Second Bank of the United States. Enraged Whig Party (United States Whig Party) members riot outside the White House in the most violent demonstration on White House grounds in U.S. history. * September 24 – The Britain (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland) annexes Sarawak from Brunei; James Brooke is appointed rajah. This move, and the addition of then-White House correspondent Dan Rather to the reporting team, made the program into a strong ratings hit and, eventually, a general cultural phenomenon. This was no less than a stunning reversal of the previously poor ratings performances of documentary programs on network television, as mentioned above. By 1976, ''60 Minutes'' became the top-rated show on Sunday nights in the U.S. By 1979, it had achieved the number-one Nielsen rating (Nielsen ratings) for all television programs, unheard of before for a news broadcast in prime time. This success translated into great profits for CBS; advertising rates went from $17,000 per thirty seconds in 1975 to $175,000 in 1982. Madsen 17 * Robert R. Bennett, MBA 1982, CEO of Liberty Media Corporation * Erskine Bowles, MBA 1969, Former White House Chief of Staff; President of the University of North Carolina system * Warren Buffett, MS 1951, Billionaire CEO of Berkshire Hathaway When Washington's autobiography, ''Up From Slavery'', was published in 1901, it became a bestseller and had a major impact on the African American community, its friends and allies. One of the results was a dinner invitation to the White House in 1901 by President Theodore Roosevelt. :2. "The Earth Explodes" ::Keen returns to Earth only to find the Vorticon mothership hovering above with its deadly X-14 Tantalus Ray cannons locked on to eight of Earth's greatest landmarks: Big Ben (London), the Sphinx (Cairo), the Sydney Opera House (Sydney), the Statue of Liberty (New York), the Eiffel Tower (Paris), the Colosseum (Rome), St Basil's Cathedral (Moscow), and the White House (Washington D.C.). Keen has to find and deactivate each of the cannons to save Earth. Unlike the first game which had a happy and friendly atmosphere, almost everything in this game is hostile towards Keen, from the floating machine gun robots to the electrified floors. The engine has more features than the first episode, such as light switches and moving platforms. :3. "Keen Must Die!" However, Heads of governments' residences are usually far less grand than those (often called palace) of a Head of state (even a merely ceremonial one), unless they combine both roles, as for example: * The White House (1600 Pennsylvania Avenue) in Washington, D.C. — President of the United States of America In an internal e-mail apparently sent August 18, 2008 to NASA managers and leaked to the press, NASA Administrator Michael Griffin (Michael D. Griffin) stated his belief that the Bush administration had made no viable plan for U.S. crews to participate in the International Space Station beyond 2011, and that Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) were actually seeking its demise. WikiPedia:White House, Tennessee Dmoz:Regional North_America United_States Tennessee Localities W White_House

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