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40 Shocking Facts about World War II

The World War II was a global battle fought for 6 years from 1939 to 1945. All the major countries of the world were involved, though finally, the …

Military History

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NOTICE: It has come to my attention that this cannot possibly be a real photograph of Sacajawea, as she died prior to the invention of photography. …

Eastern Oregon

The oldest photos taken in each state


21 Delicious Ways to Eat Gluten-Free on a Budget

Going gluten-free can drive you into the poorhouse if you let it. Here is the lowdown on how to eat gluten-free in a way that is both healthy and …


Vintage police cars: Mopar v. The General


Haunting photos of the decline of the American dream

Weird and wonderful professions that no longer exist

History of Sears predicts nearly everything Amazon is doing

<b>Video by The Wall Street Journal</b><p>Popular Searches<p>General Electric CoGE▲24.98+0.11+0.44% Gemini Communication LtdGEMINI▲1.40+0.05+3.70%<p>Amazon comes to …

The 28 Most Enduring Myths in American History

Teddy Roosevelt's White House was a real zoo

The 26th U.S. president had a menagerie that included everything from dogs and bears to rodents and a one-legged rooster.<p>The tradition of pets in the …

Ulysses S. Grant

25 Things That Should Never Have Gone Out of Style

18 History Lessons Your Teacher Lied to You About

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Incredible images of Los Angeles before it was a city

Long before Hollywood's stars descended on Los Angeles, the city was a modest farming settlement inhabited by thousands of Native Americans.<p>Now home …

Los Angeles

Humans may have inhabited U.S. 115,000 years earlier than previously thought


Lost in the Fifties- Another Time, Anoth...

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World War 2

The origins of the Second World War are generally viewed as being traced back to the First World War (1914-1918). In that war Germany under the …

How All 50 States Got Their Names


The 10 richest US presidents

On Jan. 20, Donald Trump became the 45th president of the United States. At that moment, he also became by far the richest president the nation has …

Donald Trump

American Democracy

Learn about the past Presidents of the United States<p>A closer look at life in the White House<p>Take a virtual tour of the most iconic presidential homes …

Mount Rushmore's hidden chamber

Concealed behind the head of Abraham Lincoln is a secret, unfinished room called 'The Hall of Records.'<p>In July 1938, some 11 years after first …

National Parks


Unexpected Snapshots of the 20th Century

20th Century

12 Interesting Photos Taken With The First Ever Kodak Camera

Travel back some 126 years and it's there you'll find world's first point and shoot camera.<p>It was created by by George Eastman the inventor who …

Explore the glamorous era of commercial flight with this book about Pan Am

The new book from Callisto Publishers, "Pan Am: History, Design and Identity," could only have been made about an airline as influential and beloved …


45 years of Amtrak locomotives


When Native American activists took control of Alcatraz for 18 months

The occupation of Alcatraz<p>Seizing stolen lands, and the attention of the world<p>1969<p>On March 8, 1964, a small group of Sioux made landfall on Alcatraz …

Native Americans

In 1964, a nuclear bomb exploded in Mississippi and really messed up a guy's kitchen

Nuclear testing in Mississippi<p>Waiting on the big bang<p>At 10 a.m. on Oct. 22, 1964, a five-kiloton nuclear device was detonated in Lamar County, …

Nuclear Weapons