Gretchen Newton

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The Surprising Reason Why the Battle of Gettysburg Took Place Where It Did

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. A version of the article below</i> …

Tour Gettysburg Battlefield Sites in Three Days

<i>In three days, you will be able to cover the area very well. You can chose to spend as much or as little time as you like at the various sites, you</i> …

An 87-year-old millionaire buried treasure in the Rockies—and he’s offered one main clue

Somewhere in the Rockies, in the roughly 1,000 miles between Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the Canadian border, may be a treasure chest worth millions. …

11 DIY gifts for your craft-loving friends

For those of us who love to ~shop ’til we drop~ nothing is more fun than the season of gifting! And when it comes to our craft-loving friends, …

OMG: Bath & Body Works is coming out with moisturizer that looks exactly like whipped cream

You haven’t lived if you’ve never gulped back a mouthful of whipped cream as a snack and then swiftly regretted your decision to douse your body in …

Tippi Hedren: Alfred Hitchcock sexually assaulted me

Star of The Birds and Marnie says director grabbed her, attempted to kiss her and had a secret door installed between his office and her dressing room<p>Tippi Hedren has revealed how Alfred Hitchcock allegedly sexually assaulted her while they were working on the films The Birds and Marnie.<p>The actor …

Report: France jet audio shows pilot locked out of cockpit

SEYNE-LES-ALPES, France (AP) — The first half of Germanwings Flight 9525 was chilling in its normalcy. It took off from Barcelona en route to …

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Our Best Baby Shower Themes

Celebrate the mom-to-be's love of literature with a whimsical menu, darling decorations, and plenty of fairy-tale fun.

The cat and the box!

The cat and the box!

26 Streaming Shows You Should Get Addicted to This Winter

<i>This article originally appeared on Refinery29.com.</i><p>Feeling the stay-inside vibe this weekend? This is all you need to pass the weekend by in a …

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The Princess Diana TV Interview That Made History

The infidelity itself was hardly news, but when Princess Diana admitted on British TV that she had been unfaithful to Prince Charles, it “plunged the …

Photos: The Lincoln Memorial on a Rainy Saturday

Monuments + rain + tourists = Cool photos.<p>Not even the rain could keep the crowds away from the Lincoln Memorial on Saturday, May 11, 2013.<p><b>Follow us</b> …

Royal Wedding RARE Prince Edward and his wife Sophie London Queen Party

Portrait of Lincoln, A Hyper-Realistic Bust of Abraham Lincoln by Kazuhiro Tsuji

Hollywood special effects artist Kazuhiro Tsuji has made “Portrait of Lincoln,” a hyper-realistic bust of the Great Emancipator, Abraham Lincoln. It …

Simi Valley

New history documents Canada’s surprising role in U.S. Civil War

The American Civil War of 1861 to 1865 haunts the United States to this day. Canadians also have an enduring fascination with the conflict that set state against state, community against community, family against family and killed around 750,000 Americans in the North and South. But Canadians at …