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Mar 6, 2015 11:52 AM ET // Discovery News
Martin H. Fischer was an American doctor and writer known for his pithy comments on the practice of medicine. Continue reading →
Feb 27, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Gen. Omar N. Bradley was a huge figure during World War II, as well as afterward. Continue reading →
Jan 26, 2015 02:10 PM ET // Discovery News
As a fierce nor'easter bears down on the East Coast, look back at other big blizzards that crippled the nation's biggest city.
Jan 19, 2015 07:00 AM ET
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy lives on, over 40 years after his death. Look back on his amazing life.
Jan 7, 2015 09:36 AM ET // Discovery News
A 1795 Boston time capsule, that had contents assembled by Paul Revere and Samuel Adams, was opened Tuesday.
Dec 31, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
DNews recognizes Gillespie for the decades he has spent investigating one of the 20th century's most enduring mysteries: the fate of Amelia Earhart.
Dec 24, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Discovery News
See how portrayals of Santa Claus have changed over time.
Dec 17, 2014 01:30 PM ET // AFP
The United States and Cuba made a historic breakthrough in their Cold War stand-off Wednesday, moving to revive diplomatic ties and launch measures to ease a five-decade US trade embargo.
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