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An unknown thief took the wristwatch from a museum in Ecuador.
A new book describes how the U.S. spaceport was built following a botched missile test.
Three historians and an economist may have changed the game.
The U.S. Strategic Command plan to deal with zombies was declassified in 2011.
She socialized with Athenian philosophers and was the model for a sculpture of Aphrodite.
Historic Paris-to-Istandbul train is being recreated once again for the big screen.
Built in 1927, the mansion's reputation as Hugh Hefner's home and haunt is legendary.
How one newspaper targeted a famous conductor and nearly toppled the Boston Symphony.
Wall Street Journal essay examines communism's impact 100 years after the rise of the Soviet Union.
2,300-year-old site southwest of Cairo reveals the influence of ancient Greece.
Fake suburb built over Seattle facilities to hide crucial factory from Japanese bombers.
Historian James Delbourgo discusses the dark underside of museum founder Hans Sloane's life.
More than 50 million died worldwide, but fate spared these well-known historical figures.
His generosity changed American history — but you’d never know it.
Glen and Bessie Hyde’s boat was found perfectly intact. What happened to them and their bodies?
It was unearthed in Papua New Guinea.
The Augustinian monk’s approach to religiosity laid the foundation for modern soceity.
A newly released memo from the CIA’s deputy director details what was said.
These rare photos by the Zangaki brothers were once souvenirs for European tourists.
A family digging in their garden accidentally made the discovery.