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Ronald Reagan

Jesse Jackson Sr. reunites with an Air Force Pilot 30 years after he negotiated his release from a prison in Syria. (Credit: CBS)

30 Years Later, Jackson Reunites With Released Air Force Pilot

On January 4, 1984, the Rev. Jesse Jackson brought then Navy Lt. Robert Goodman home. Jackson had negotiated Goodman’s release after he was held captive in Syria.

01/04/2014

US President Ronald Reagan shown in file photo dat

Ronald Reagan’s Boyhood Home In Hyde Park Demolished

Demolition crews are tearing down the former boyhood home of President Reagan in Hyde Park.

04/03/2013

Voters in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Opinion: Go vote.

Now, the question is: Is the country better off than it was four years ago? Anyone – including you – can answer that question.

11/01/2012

Democratic National Convention 2012 (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: Preview Of November? Democrats Trounce Republicans In Convention Ratings

The early returns are in and, according to the Neilson rating company, the Democrats beat the Republicans… and the NFL.

09/07/2012

George Steinbrenner

FBI: Steinbrenner Assisted In Terrorism Probe

The FBI released documents stating that Yankees owner George Steinbrenner assisted in two investigations in the years leading up to his pardon by President Reagan on a campaign-contributions conviction.

05/09/2011

President Ronald Reagan

Reagan Birthplace Officials Boast Big Tourism Gains

Officials at the Ronald Reagan birthplace are boasting of big tourism gains, following 100th birthday anniversary of the president who defined the 1980s.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

President Ronald Reagan

Reagan To Be Honored In Illinois

This coming Sunday would be Ronald Reagan’s 100th birthday, and Illinoisans are celebrating the only president so far who was born in the state.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2011

President Ronald Reagan

Reagan To Be Honored In Illinois For 100th Birthday

A celebration will be held in northwest Illinois early next month, marking the 100th birthday President Ronald Reagan.

CBS Chicago–01/21/2011

President Ronald Reagan

Reagan To Be Honored for 100th Birthday

Former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich will be the keynote speaker at an event honoring President Ronald Reagan near Reagan’s birthplace in Tampico, Ill.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2010

Ronald Regan (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Woman Told To Cover Ronald Reagan T-shirt At Polling Place

A T-shirt celebrating the upcoming 100th anniversary of Ronald Reagan’s birth got Mary Jo Tenuto into a little political hot water.

11/02/2010