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Sep 4, 2015 08:30 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
The photo of a dead toddler on a beach is the latest in a history of powerful images that hit humanity in the gut.
Aug 31, 2015 10:23 AM ET // AFP
Two anonymous fortune hunters claim to have pinpointed the Nazi-era loot, but a Polish official says there's no proof it exists.
Aug 14, 2015 01:32 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
On the heels of a newly released recording of King's 'I Have a Dream' speech comes news that King delivered a similar speech when he was just 15. Continue reading →
Aug 14, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
The end of World War II brought a combination of relief, joy and solemnity for the Americans in victory.
Jul 21, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
How did the United States become the world's biggest jailer?
Jul 15, 2015 08:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
America's Pastime is rich with fables and the occasional falsehood.
Jul 8, 2015 10:22 AM ET // AFP
More than 1,000 Americans died in the Battle of Tarawa in 1943, while the entire Japanese garrison of 4,800 was wiped out.
Jul 7, 2015 02:47 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Anti-vaccination protests date back over 150 years, and are likely to remain with us. Here's why.
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