Ayers argues that America should acknowledge the importance of emancipation with a national holiday.
Texans' futile battle for access to gold and Pacific ports
A C-47 pilot gives his son a firsthand look at the dangerous missions he flew in flak-filled skies on D-Day and beyond.
On Sunday May 31, Irene Triplett, the last person receiving a pension from the U.S. Civil War, died at the age of 90 following complications from surgery.
Oddities from the 1787 conclave that created the United States of America we know
Plenty of blame to go around for the defeat that cost the Union army 13,000 casualties
Joel McPherson's life changed the day he jumped out of his crippled P-47 and parachuted into a foreign land.