"That’s the problem with counterfactuals, history only happened one way."
Two empty freight train cars fell into the Potomac River, closing sites including John Brown's Fort and The Point
Jesse Owens won a coup in Hitler's Germany, but today's NBA stars kowtow to China
Two of the 11th Connecticut's officers died in gallant rush on Burnside Bridge
For nearly six decades after Little Big Horn, George Custer's widow burnished the general's reputation and wrote movingly of reconciliation with former foes
In 1921 the largest labor uprising in U.S. history roiled West Virginia—and riveted the nation.