Category: US

September 14, 1814: “Star-Spangled Banner” penned

Library of Congress to transcribe rare suffragist letters

30 Surprising facts about ‘Bonanza’

Bacon’s Rebellion: The brutal attack that spurred systematic racism in America

Women who survived the Manson Family share horrifying new information

30 surprising facts about ‘M*A*S*H’

California governor apologizes to Native Americans

The influence of the Jazz Age on the ‘Great Gatsby’

Gilligan’s Island: A fateful trip behind-the-scenes

30 of the most impressive U.S. Navy warships

The intriguing history of the rare buffalo nickel

The two Battles of Saratoga were the stunning turning points of the Revolutionary War

Everything you need to know about First Lady Abigail Adams

July 11, 1804: Alexander Hamilton lost his life in a duel against life-long rival, Aaron Burr

Beyond the signature: John Hancock’s role in the American Revolution

The incredible story of bomber pilot Joseph P. Kennedy Jr.

How the assassinated U.S. presidents changed America

Meet Ida Lewis: the famous lighthouse keeper

Creating a wonderland: The origin story of Yellowstone National Park

Alabama aims to challenge historical Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision

The legendary life of Civil Rights activist Ella Baker

Behind the scenes: Photos of the first moon landing on 50th anniversary

What if D-Day failed? The speech Eisenhower never had to give

Wild West history: Belle Starr and the James Gang

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