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Nov 21, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Taxes, divorce law and seizing property are no-nos.
Nov 11, 2014 11:29 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The salute probably developed as an alternative to raising a hat. Continue reading →
Oct 28, 2014 08:50 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A fragment of Amelia Earhart's lost aircraft has been identified, but where did it come from?
Oct 28, 2014 07:30 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
A fragment of Amelia Earhart's lost aircraft has been identified to a high degree of certainty for the first time.
Oct 23, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Paul Heltzel
White House security tightens after a breach. Let's take a look at some notable security moments in the history of the president's home office.
Sep 18, 2014 11:40 AM ET // Discovery News
Scotland's vote for independence is bold -- and unlikely to ever happen among states in the US.
Sep 11, 2014 02:00 PM ET // AFP
Americans on Thursday marked the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Sep 1, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
For children growing up in ancient Sparta, India or China, back to school had an entirely different meaning than it does today.
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