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Berlin Wall 1989

Berlin Wall 1989

A crane removes the first large chunk from the Berlin Wall, Dec. 22, 1989. (AP Photo/Arne Dedert)

November 07, 2014 12:55 pm
Germany Berlin Wall 1989

Germany Berlin Wall 1989

The first of 590 watchtowers set up by East Germany at the border to the West is seem tumbling down near Stapelburg, West Germany, in this composite picture, Dec. 12, 1989. The 20-year-old tower was the first to fall since the border has become wide open. (AP Photo/Uwe Reinecker)

November 07, 2014 12:54 pm
Berlin Wall 1989

Berlin Wall 1989

An East German border guard peers through a hole of the Berlin Wall at Potsdamer Platz in Berlin, Nov. 11, 1989. The wall was demolished by West Berliners who want to tear down the wall dividing the city in East and West. (AP Photo/Udo Weitz)

November 07, 2014 12:53 pm
Berlin Wall 1989

Berlin Wall 1989

Segments of the Berlin Wall are put aside by East German border guards at Potsdamer Platz passage in Berlin, Nov. 15, 1989, while pedestrians move to the west at the East Berlin side of the wall. There are a couple of wall segments to be seen in the streets of East Berlin these days which we…

November 07, 2014 12:54 pm
BERLIN WALL COMING DOWN

BERLIN WALL COMING DOWN

East German border guards watch a bulldozer tearing down parts of the Berlin Wall, Nov. 10, 1989, to make more space for more border crossings between East and West Germany. (AP PhotoStr/Weitz)

November 07, 2014 12:50 pm
Anniversary of the Berlin Wall's fall

Anniversary of the Berlin Wall's fall

East German border guards watch a bulldozer tearing down parts of the Berlin Wall, Nov. 10, 1989, to make more space for more border crossings between East and West Germany. (AP PhotoStr/Weitz)

November 07, 2014 9:54 am
UW students tear down mock Berlin Wall

UW students tear down mock Berlin Wall

LARAMIE — Barbed wire snaked its way across the top of the wall, threatening any hands that would dare to climb.

September 19, 2014 7:00 am Photos

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Germany old map

Germany old map

Maps are a curious--and sometimes colorful--piece of school-inspired décor.

August 24, 2014 2:56 pm
World Cup: USA vs. Germany

World Cup: USA vs. Germany

Team USA lost 1-0 to Germany in pool play Thursday in the World Cup, but advances to the knockout stage.

June 26, 2014 1:44 pm Photos

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Kaarma attorney plans showing of U.S.-Germany match

Kaarma attorney plans showing of U.S.-Germany match

MISSOULA — The Missoula law firm that is representing a Grant Creek resident accused of murdering a German exchange student will host a live showing of the U.S.-Germany World Cup soccer match on big-screen televisions in Caras Park on Thursday.

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D-Day landing at Normandy, France

D-Day landing at Normandy, France

U.S. Troops wade through water and Nazi gunfire during the D-Day landing in Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944.

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Gazette opinion: Last chance to honor ‘Greatest Generation’

Gazette opinion: Last chance to honor ‘Greatest Generation’

On Tuesday morning, June 6, 1944, The Billings Gazette carried a banner headline on its front page:

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German prosecutors open investigation into student's shooting in Missoula

German prosecutors open investigation into student's shooting in Missoula

German prosecutors are opening an investigation into the shooting death of Diren Dede, the 17-year-old German exchange student killed last month in a Missoula garage.

May 27, 2014 2:49 pm Video Photos

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George F. Will: Geography matters more to Putin

WASHINGTON — Igor Stravinsky, the Russian composer, said of Poland, perilously positioned between Russia and Germany: "If you pitch your tent in the middle of Fifth Avenue, it is quite likely you will be run over by a bus." Poland has been run over hard and often; indeed, between 1795 and 19…

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Award-winning equestrian and Miss Montana dies

Award-winning equestrian and Miss Montana dies

Billings horsewoman Carol Fraser traveled to Europe in the 1940s to learn classical dressage and jumping, bringing those skills back to Montana to train hundreds of students.

December 13, 2013 4:33 pm Photos

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This business has a global reach: Five minutes with Erik Wesley

This business has a global reach: Five minutes with Erik Wesley

You say you’re interested in globalization and international trade? Erik Wesley, owner of Cast Steel Solutions, a business that deals mainly in steel and iron, has a unique perspective on that subject. And you might be surprised that it all started with rugby.

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Baucus to host ambassadors of Montana's biggest trade partners

Baucus to host ambassadors of Montana's biggest trade partners

Five foreign ambassadors will travel across Montana on a trade promotion tour with U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., next week.

September 05, 2013 1:40 pm Photos

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David Ignatius: Worldwide surveillance: Less privacy outside U.S.

WASHINGTON — With the global furor over the National Security Agency’s surveillance activities, you might think that other governments are refraining from such intrusive monitoring. But recent reports by U.S. technology companies make clear that foreign governments are aggressively compellin…

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Uskoski signs with Japanese team

Devin Uskoski, who led Rocky Mountain College to the NAIA championship in 2009, has signed a one-year contact with one of the top professional basketball teams in Japan.

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Teacher brings lessons from Germany to the classroom

Teacher brings lessons from Germany to the classroom

When Rose Duchesneau's sixth-graders start at Alkali Creek Elementary on Aug. 28, they'll have access to a new resource aimed at tying their lives in with the world around them and opening their eyes to foreign countries.

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