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Modern Shakespeare: Tupac the legend, unmasked

220-year-old time capsule found inside Boston State House

The notorious Benedict Arnold became a U.S. traitor for a pretty selfish reason

For a short period of time in the 1700s, New Jersey women had the right to vote

They investigated who?! 15 influential people you didn’t know have an FBI file

Shays’ Rebellion: Distress in post-revolutionary America

Investigation confirms thrift store find as an authentic piece of American history

Desmond Doss: Conscientious objector and decorated army medic

How Freddie Mercury became a queer icon and hero to the LGBT+ community

How 12 American presidents rank meeting Queen Elizabeth II

What is Federalism and how does it affect a government’s set-up?

Meet Ray Kroc, the man who founded McDonald’s

January 31, 1874: Jesse James and the gang rob a Missouri train

Inside the competitive and tumultuous relationship between Jackie O and her sister, Lee Radziwill

The craziest details of the Dannemora Prison escape

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s life would have been different if it weren’t for one special person

How the Kansas-Nebraska Act led to John Brown’s infamous raid on Harpers Ferry

Benedict Arnold: The story of America’s most notorious traitor

How Georgia O’Keeffe became the mother of American modernism

January 20, 1801: John Marshall becomes the Chief Justice of the United States

The horrifying truth about the life and death of Pocahontas

Marquis de Lafayette: The French hero of the American Revolution

10 bands that turned down Woodstock ’69

Bessie Coleman: America’s first black female pilot

John Hancock: The man who financed the American Revolution

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