The House of Representatives chooses Panama over Nicaragua for America's ambitious plan to dig a canal.
How Lincoln wrote his great speech--told by someone who was there.
What hath Mrs. O'Leary's cow wrought?
Two months after VE Day, Meyer Levin visits Europe and is astonished to find that the Continent's Jewish community has been annihilated. Even the few survivors can't believe it.
The Interstate Commerce Commission says yes to Jim Crow.
Five years after a massacre, a Salvadoran town still battles for survival against US-backed military forces.
Americans exercise their good sense by not caring much about the impeachment of President Andrew Johnson.
The agreement among the Big Three at the Crimean Conference could provide the road map for a lasting peace.
Ike's win in 1952 can be attributed to a case of national insecurity.