Dwight D. Eisenhower

Car crash, fire blocks all inbound lanes on Eisenhower Expy.

All inbound lanes on the Eisenhower Expressway are blocked after a car crash and fire, according to Illinois State Police.<p>The crash occurred at …

Illinois

Ida B. Wells Street Closer To Reality

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> A proposal to rename a Chicago street in honor of Ida B. Wells is a step closer to reality.<p>The measure has passed the transportation …

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Suspicious Package Investigated At National Science Foundation

BREAKING: The building in Alexandria has been evacuated as federal authorities investigate.<p>ALEXANDRIA, VA—Federal Protective Service is investigating …

National Science Foundation

Gen. Jansen: U.S. Not Prepared to Fight China, Other Competitors

A Marine general has a blunt warning for the U.S. as it faces new threats from near-peer enemies: The military is not currently set up to take them …

Military

How The 25th Amendment Actually Works — And What Nobody's Ever Figured Out

BuzzFeed News; Getty Images<p><b>Before he agreed</b> to become White House chief of staff in 1987, Howard Baker Jr. had a request for a longtime aide of his. …

Donald Trump

Who Interprets History?

<i>Conversations at the Washington Library</i> is a weekly podcast about early American history and the people who teach it.<p><b>Who Interprets History?</b><p>In this …

Mount Vernon

Pentagon confirms Boeing will get $3.9 billion for new Air Force One jets

The Pentagon has confirmed that Boeing is to receive $3.9 billion to build two new aircraft for use as Air Force One planes to serve the U.S. …

Military

The Rise of China's Security-Industrial Complex

Echoing former U.S. President Eisenhower's concerns, a new security-industrial complex is emerging in China. Unlike Eisenhower, however, China's …

International Relations

How the Eisenhower box can organize your life

In a typical day, how many things are scribbled on your to-do list? You might have a key deadline for a work project or family commitments to handle. …

Time Management

Windsor Castle prepares for Trump, Queen meeting

Final preparations are underway for Friday's meeting between President Donald Trump and the Queen at Windsor Castle. The Queen has met every sitting …

Donald Trump

How the GOP Embraced the World—And Then Turned Away

Decades ago, Dwight Eisenhower defeated the isolationist faction of the Republican Party. Now, Trump is toppling his legacy.<p>President Donald Trump has delivered on at least one promise: He has made “America First” the guiding principle of U.S. foreign policy. At this week’s NATO summit, when he …

U.S. Politics

#TBT: Eisenhower takes flight from the White House South Lawn

<b>(CNN) —</b> During his visit to London, President Donald Trump will rely heavily on Marine One, the presidential helicopter, to shuttle him around. This reliance on a helicopter comes almost exactly 61 years after the first presidential trip on that particular mode of transportation.<p>It was July 12, …

Foreign Policy

Today In History, July 11: World Chess Championship

Donald Trump

From Eisenhower to AI: What human capital management is learning from the past

INDUSTRY INSIGHT<p>With a new generation quickly entering the modern workforce, it is never been more important for public-sector agencies to take a …

Public Sector

Man killed in Eisenhower rollover crash in Addison

A man was killed in a crash Sunday evening on the Eisenhower Expressway in west suburban Addison.<p>At 6:48 p.m., 21-year-old Anthony Jarvis was driving …

Chicago

What Does the Democratic Party Stand For?

Once upon a time, there were two patriotic parties in America. If you don't believe me, watch the Nixon-Kennedy debates. There you will see the …

Democratic Party

Trump Wrong About Wisconsin Election Results

President Donald Trump got his election history wrong when he said that Ronald Reagan lost Wisconsin, and that before his 2016 win, no GOP …

Ronald Reagan

From Warrior to President | Eisenhower's Secret War

Become a Member and support this KCET program.<p>Related<p>Full Episodes<p>This episode recounts President Eisenhower's diplomatic confrontations against the …

Korean War

Daniel Hillier moves into world top-25 as Eisenhower lineup confirmed

Wellington's Daniel Hillier heads New Zealand's Eisenhower Trophy team for the world tournament in Ireland in September.<p>New Zealand's top amateur …

Sport (New Zealand)

Today In History, July 1: Bikini Atoll

Montana

Nassau PD Announces Road Closures For Eisenhower Park Fireworks

The closures will be in effect during the fireworks show on June 30, which kicks off at sundown.<p>In order to keep things calm around the Eisenhower …

Nassau County

Young Kansans to Call Space Station from Eisenhower Presidential Libra

Kansas Boy Scout troops and students will participate in a live downlink event with astronauts aboard the International Space Station next week as …

Space Station

Donald Trump - President Trump makes some interesting claims about Wisconsin's Republican voting history

The Truth-o-Meter says: Pants on Fire! | President Trump makes some interesting claims about Wisconsin's Republican voting history<br>On a warm June …

Ronald Reagan

New Splash Pad Almost Ready At Eisenhower Park: WATCH

You can watch video below of the impressive splash pad in action.<p>MILFORD, CT — Milford CT City Hall is at Eisenhower Park and shared a cool video …

City Halls

Today In History, June 26: John F. Kennedy

Russell Westbrook

Pete the Cat a big hit with kids at Eisenhower library

Children’s book character Pete the Cat visited his young fans at Eisenhower library in Harwood Heights on June 22, offering warm greetings and a chance to snap a photo together.<p>As the event began, attendees sat at designated craft tables while waiting for their turn to meet Pete the Cat. Parents …

James Dean

2 arrested after high-speed chase on Kennedy, Eisenhower expressways

Two people were arrested early Monday morning after leading police on a high-speed, 30-mile chase from Palatine down the Kennedy and Eisenhower expressways in Chicago, according to the Illinois State Police.<p>State police were alerted around 1:50 a.m. about a car traveling south on the Kennedy near …

USDOT

Car burglars lead police on high-speed chase from suburbs, crash near downtown

Inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway were closed for hours early Monday as police investigated a crash involving a stolen SUV that led police …

Crime

2 in custody after police chase on Eisenhower Expressway ends in West Side crash

http://dig.abclocal.go.com/wls/video/2018/06/25/062518-wls-police-chase-ike-crash11-vid_500.mp4Two people are in custody after a police chase ended …

Dwight D. Eisenhower

The Four Most Important Words In Leadership

In 1954 J.W. “Bill” Marriott Sr., the founder of the Marriott Hotel chain, invited then U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower to hunt quail on his family farm in Virginia. It was a cold, rainy day, with driving winds and freezing sleet.<p>The group – which included Bill Sr.; President Eisenhower; a …

Leadership