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Poison suspected in death of North Korean leader's half brother and rival

Kim Jong Nam, the half brother of North Korean leader<p>Kim Jong Un, was killed Monday in Malaysia after being ambushed in the Kuala Lumpur airport by two women who apparently poisoned him.<p>Once considered the successor to his father, Kim Jong Il, Kim Jong Nam, 45, had been living incognito in exile in …

North Korea

Swiss spoof video goes after Trump in the most brutal way

Switzerland has given Donald Trump all the reasons why he should put "Switzerland Second."<p>Sound familiar?<p>It will do, if you've watched that cheeky …

The 12-Year-Old Who Fought In the Civil War

When the American Civil War broke out in 1861, John Clem decided to enlist in the Union Army. There was just one problem: The Ohio resident was just …

Ulysses S. Grant

The Chalice of Magdalene — Is it the Holy Grail?

On January 12th this year BBC News ran a story concerning Mary Magdalene, the woman depicted as a close companion of Jesus in the New Testament. The …

Ancient History

100+ Artists Try To Show What Depression Looks Like And Some Results Will Make Your Skin Crawl

Life is not always easy. Sometimes it's crushing, dark and sad. Take a look at 100+ artworks by various artists and see how they feel or imagine …

Mental Health

Photos: The hauntingly stoic vacancy of Civil War amputees

Damaged bodies, traumatized nation<p>The American Civil War was a brutal enterprise. 750,000 men lost their lives in four years, many by means more …

American Civil War

Holocaust timeline.

Adolf Hitler is appointed chancellor of Germany.<p>The German government takes away freedom of speech, assembly, press, and freedom from invasion of …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Hotels in Florida and Las Vegas are rethinking these age-old policies.<p>1:32 p.m. Today1:32 p.m. Jan. 1, 2018<p>After years of helping, this daughter has …

Former Nazi storm trooper donates life savings to Scottish village where he was held captive

A former Nazi storm trooper has donated his life savings of nearly £400,000 to the Scottish village where he experienced “kindness and generosity” as a prisoner-of-war.<p>Heinrich Steinmeyer was a member of Hitler's infamous Waffen SS and just 19 when he was captured in Normandy shortly after D-Day in …

Here Is What Donald Trump Wants To Do In His First 100 Days

At the end of October, Donald Trump spoke in Gettysburg, Pa., and released a plan for his first 100 days in office.<p>The plan (below) outlines three main areas of focus: cleaning up Washington, including by imposing term limits on Congress; protecting American workers; and restoring rule of law. He …

Immigration

China Cybersecurity Firm Linked With Country's Intel Agency For Espionage

11/30/2016<br>10:05 PM<p>50%<p>50%<p>Boyusec is working with China's intelligence services and military to doctor security products for spying, says Pentagon …

15 Stunning Vintage Portrait Photos of Veterans of the Napoleonic Wars, 1858

Napoléon Bonaparte's final defeat was the Battle of Waterloo in 1815. Even after his death in 1821, the surviving soldiers of Grande Armée revered …

Napoleon Bonaparte

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics.

The U.S. Coast Guard’s new icebreakers will have space, displacement and electric power for weapons when they enter service...<p>Germany’s Leopard 2 …

Military