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

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

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Wild West history: Belle Starr and the James Gang

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Successes and failures of the Vietnam War

The 10 richest presidents in U.S. history

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