Part three of a four-part series from the film archive of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture Sept. 16, 2016 - By the 1920s, Oklahoma was home to some 50 African-American
Weight training by older people may build not only strength and muscle mass but also motivation and confidence, potentially spurring them to continue exercising, according to an interesting new study the
The tragic 1947 event speaks to America's enduring history of racism and systemic corruption. “He took my cab and my money,” T.W. Brown told a Liberty, South Carolina, cop as he lay bleeding just after
Have you heard that Queer Eye returns on Friday, March 15? And Netflix’s lightning rod of revived comedy, Arrested Development? And that new Idris Elba DJ show premieres too? Along with an avalanche of
Tesla's new, smaller electric crossover has lots of competition. Tesla's new Model Y crossover will have plenty of competition when it goes on sale in fall 2020, as other new all-electric models flood
And why the lessons from my time in the Bush administration are relevant today. Ambassador William J. Burns is president of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and former deputy secretary of
Preserve your baby videos forever. If your media collection stretches back before the digital age, you may have wondered how to transform your VHS and cassette tapes into formats stored on a laptop or
Riding around with Beto O’Rourke as he comes to grips with a presidential run. It’s nine P.M. on a Thursday night and Beto O’Rourke is trying to manage a couple of life-altering and possibly world-historical
Take a look at the gems waiting to be discovered at America's least-visited national parks. All of America’s national parks have their own treasures to offer visitors, but some are more popular than others.
Heaven is a place on Earth. Lying sleepily east of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean, Mauritius is one of the most beautiful islands in the world. Later this year, there will be a new resort on the island
When Apple released the first-generation Apple Watch to the public in early 2015, it felt like incredible hardware being held back by software limitations. Four years later, the Apple Watch hardware has
Once you've finished Serial, take one of these additional listens for a spin. There’s no better way to pass the time than listening to the grisly and unthinkable crimes committed throughout history, right?
[UPDATE*] Never assume you’re too smart to fall for a phone scam. I recently witnessed a successful phone scam unfold at a retirement community I was visiting. This tony enclave of 65-and-older residents
Ramsey Orta filmed the killing of Eric Garner. The video traveled far, but it wouldn’t get justice for his dead friend. Instead, the NYPD would exact their revenge through targeted harassment and eventually
The race for the College Football Playoff appears to be deep as the 2019 season nears. While we can expect the Clemson Tigers and Alabama Crimson Tide to remain perched atop the polls until they lose,