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Who Leaked America’s Secret War Plans Into Hitler’s Hands?

Disclosure of America’s top-secret war plans gave Hitler intelligence he needed to win World War II—and some claim FDR himself was behind the …

The only woman to win the medal of honor fought for her role in the Civil War

Don’t mess with Mary Edwards Walker<p>Mary Edwards Walker was no stranger to sneaking across enemy lines. When she wasn’t acting as a surgeon to tend to …

Want to fire a Civil War cannon? Here's how you can

BEDMINSTER - If you've ever thought about what it would be like to fire a Civil War cannon, now you can get your chance when the Jacobus Vanderveer …

JFK thought Hitler could still be alive, diary reveals

A young John F Kennedy believed Adolf Hitler might still be alive after the end of the Second World War, a diary entry has revealed.<p>JFK’s diary, …

Julius Caesar at the RSC

Majestic collonades and a raised statue of a lion attacking a horse, a Roman symbol of elected government, form the simple, striking set for the …

Portraits return to Wrest Park a century after sale

<b>A stately home in Bedfordshire is preparing for the return of treasured family portraits that were sold 100 years ago.</b><p>The five paintings from the original collection at Wrest Park had become part of the estate of the late Duchess of Oxburghe, inherited by her great-nephew Bamber Gascoigne.<p>They will …

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100 years ago today, Canada's black battalion set sail for WWI and made history

They faced racism and discrimination, and they had to fight a battle at home before they could represent Canada in the First World War.<p>Now families …

Mongolian Archaeology: New Discoveries, New Concerns

Conference/Symposium | April 3 | 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library<p>Sponsors: Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), UC Berkeley Mongolia Initiative, …

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Nationalist Polish Government Wants Changes To World War II Museum

A new World War II museum just opened in the Polish city of Gdansk. But the populist Polish government wants to take over the museum and reshape its exhibits to fit a narrower, more flattering view.<p>Transcript<p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST:<p>Poland's biggest World War II Museum opened this week, but it may not be …

Museum calls in bomb squad fearing possible Civil War cannon ball explosion

A Civil War museum in Petersburg, Virginia, called local police on Tuesday after discovering several dozen cannon balls hidden away in storage that museum officials believed could be live.<p>A bomb squad for the Virginia State Police arrived at Virginia’s Siege Museum later that day and verified using …

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics.

Imagine that a nominee for U.S. secretary of state had shared platforms with white nationalist Richard B. Spencer and...<p>“The United States of …

75 Breathtaking Photographs Describe the Warsaw Uprising of 1944

The Warsaw Uprising of 1944 – a heroic and tragic 63-day (1 August – 2 October 1944) struggle to liberate World War II Warsaw from Nazi/German …

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The rumored title for next Call of Duty is World War II

According to recent rumors, the next Call of Duty game will be titled World War II. This is definitely a return to form for the series.<p>At long last, …

The National Museum of African American History And Culture Is Six Months Old And Killing The Museum Game!

Over 1.3 million visitors have visited the nation’s black history museum<p>The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture …

How Was Jesus' Tomb Made? Christ's Grave Could Collapse Completely

The site believed to be the tomb of Jesus Christ is in danger of a catastrophic collapse, according to the scientific team that just completed its …

Researchers reconstruct a house in Pompeii to its original state by using 3D technology

By combining traditional archaeology with 3D technology, researchers at Lund University in Sweden have managed to reconstruct a house in Pompeii to …

Secrets of What Ancient Mummies Look Like Under Their Wrappings Are Finally Being Revealed

The public hasn't seen some of these in more than 100 years.<p>If you'd like to be mummified when you die, you can contact an organisation in Salt Lake …

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These 'Women In The Castle' Provide New Perspectives On Nazi Germany

<i>The Women in the Castle</i>, the new novel by Jessica Shattuck, tells the story of three women, and their children, who take refuge in the ruins of a Bavarian castle at the end of World War II. The women are war widows — war resistance widows, really — whose husbands paid with their lives for the July …

32 Rare and Amazing Vintage Photographs Capture the Ruins of Berlin Through a Soviet War Photographer

Last year, photographer Arthur Bondar heard that the family of a Soviet war photographer was selling his negatives. The photographer, Valery …

Death and glory: the first world war US general whose ambition did for his men

Historian bucks US tradition to show how lives were needlessly lost<p>US military scholars have rarely been as willing as their British counterparts to find fault with leadership and execution – even when those failures cost thousands of allied servicemen’s lives.<p>But as commemorations of the first …

How Hitler Seized Power and Shocked His Opposition

Elected chancellor of Germany in 1932, Hitler was held in contempt by his opponents, who thought he would be easy to control. They were wrong.<p>Adolf …