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PHOTOS: Famous people named George

PHOTOS: Famous people named George

Some of history's most famous men carry the name "George." Photo: Associated Press

George Washington
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George Bush, George W. Bush
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George Harrison
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George Lucas
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George Patton
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George Jones
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Boy George
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George Takei
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BONUS: George “Babe” Herman Ruth
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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.

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Governor Hassan and Executive Council come to Keene.

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On Wednesday Governor Hassan and the State's Executive Council will hold their biweekly meeting Cheshire Medical Center/ Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene.

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U.S. forces carry out operation against al Shabaab

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U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia.

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Amid foreign crises, Obama takes solace in economic turnaround

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With economic growth now far more robust than when he took office, Obama finds some measure of solace on the domestic front.