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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.
Dec 12, 2014 11:53 AM ET // Discovery News
A 219-year-old time capsule is carefully extracted from a corner stone of the Boston Statehouse.
Nov 27, 2014 09:10 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Ancient turkeys weren't anything like your average Butterball, genetic research shows.
Nov 21, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Taxes, divorce law and seizing property are no-nos.
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