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Nathan Frandino

Seventy-five years after Iwo Jima, grenade blast etched in memory of 104-year-old former Marine

Feb 19 2020

STOCKTON, Calif. On the 75th anniversary of the U.S. Marines' landing on Iwo Jima, 104-year-old William White still has vivid memories of the exploding grenade that nearly ended his solo reconnaissance mission during one of World War Two's fiercest battles. | Video

Some 70,000 Valentines sent to 104-year-old in tribute to military veterans

Feb 11 2020

STOCKTON, Calif. William White, a 104-year-old U.S. Marine veteran who earned a Purple Heart in World War Two, is celebrating Valentine's Day this year like never before, surrounded by a mountain of 70,000 love letters and well-wishes sent from all over the world. | Video

South Carolina aquarium to monitor animal behavior during eclipse

Aug 19 2017

CHARLESTON, S.C. Animals in the path of the first total solar eclipse to travel across the United States in 99 years have a big surprise awaiting them on Monday afternoon, biologists say. | Video

Solar eclipse to be streamed live for first time, from balloons

Aug 18 2017

CHARLESTON, S.C. Next week's solar eclipse will be streamed live online for the first time, from the vantage point of helium-filled balloons across the United States, providing the public with sky-high views as the moon blocks the sun. | Video

Tens of thousands in U.S. cities protest Trump immigration order

Jan 30 2017

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Tens of thousands of people rallied in U.S. cities and at airports on Sunday to voice outrage over President Donald Trump's executive order restricting entry into the country for travelers from seven Muslim-majority nations. | Video

Tens of thousands in U.S. cities protest Trump immigration order

Jan 30 2017

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Tens of thousands of people rallied in U.S. cities and at airports on Sunday to voice outrage over President Donald Trump's executive order restricting entry into the country for travellers from seven Muslim-majority nations.

Soccer helps young refugees take a shot at new life in the U.S.

Sep 16 2016

BALTIMORE, Md. On a muggy day in late July, dozens of student refugees ran relentlessly after a soccer ball, stopping only to help up a fellow player who had slipped. | Video

Insulin patches could replace injections for diabetics

Jul 13 2015

A joint North Carolina State University and University of North Carolina research project aims to replace insulin injections with an insulin patch. | Video

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