The Library of Congress introduced a new crowdsourcing tool to help transcribe historical documents last fall. Branch Rickey’s scouting reports proved so popular, they’re already finished.
A look at things that have happened on this date in history.
Even as Virginia has grown more socially liberal in recent decades, evidence that its racist tradition is not yet a thing of the past is everywhere.
They include the remains of men, women and children most likely from the same wealthy family, according to Egyptian officials who unveiled the site.
The world marked International Holocaust Remembrance Day amid a revival of hate-inspired violence and signs that younger generations know less about the genocide of Jews, Roma and others during World War II.
By next year, visitors to the Maryland State House can expect to be greeted in the Old House Chamber by two escaped slaves from Maryland, Harriet Tubman and Frederick Douglass.
Here’s a loot at recent government shutdowns.
The Boston Tea Party Ships and, the City of Boston and the Historic Burying Grounds Initiative placed commemorative markers at final resting places of about 70 people who participated in the Dec. 16, 1773, protest.
The pumping station is part of the 600-mile Atlantic Coast Pipeline being built in West Virginia, Virginia and North Carolina by a coalition led by Dominion Energy.
One of the commission’s functions would be to provide guidance on the recommendations of the Monument Avenue Commission regarding the city’s Confederate statues.
For nearly 70 years, Dominic Ragucci believed the remains of his brother Emil had been swept out to sea during a World War II battle on a Pacific atoll. But on Monday, his brother’s remains finally came home.
Here’s a look at things that have happened on this day in history.
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Here’s a look at what happened on this date in history.
Here’s a look at things that have happened on this date in history.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.