Locker No. 319 at Warren Harding Junior High School in Des Moines, Iowa, is an unlikely historical site. But it seems fitting if you recall that the 13-year-old girl for whom it was dedicated last month is also an unlikely historical figure.
In an excerpt from Death Zones and Darling Spies, Beverly Keever explores new evidence that support her 1968 story for Christian Science Monitor that Richard Nixon secretly tried to scuttle President Johnson's peace talk ...
Prince Harry spoke in an interview at a base camp in Antarctica, about the Walking with the Wounded trek, where he will walk alongside a British team of wounded soldiers in a race against injured American war veterans.
Discover what happened today in history. Read about major past events that happened today including special entries on crime, entertainment, and more. (THIS DAY IN HISTORY: 1775 > The Continental Army takes Montreal.
Hundreds of strangers attended the funeral of British World War II veteran Harold Percival after veterans were asked to come and stand up for him following an obituary written by a funeral director. Charlie Rose reports.
Two unidentified women burst into tears outside Parkland Hospital on hearing that President John F. Kennedy died from the bullet fired by an assassin while riding in a motorcade in Dallas, Nov. 22, 1963.
Vietnam Online: In a landmark PBS series and an award-winning companion Web site, American Experience presents an exhaustive look at the Vietnam War: the people, the places, the issues, and the outcomes.
Arthur Lute's arduous journey from his days as a U.S. Marine to his nights sleeping on the streets illustrates the challenge for the Obama administration to fulfill its promise to end homelessness among veterans by 2015.