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On this day…in 1865

On this day in 1865, the U.S. House of Representatives passes the 13th Amendment to the Constitution, abolishing slavery in America. The amendment read, "Neither slavery...

On this day…in 1882

One of America's most famous criminals, Jesse James, is shot to death by fellow gang member Bob Ford, who betrayed James for reward money. For...

It’s only 3 months until the Oscars

Yes fans, only three months until we select our best films and actors to win an Oscar. Its been another drab year for dreary films and...

Gaddafi STILL urges civilians to fight on

The end is almost upon Gaddafi and his regime. As darkness fell across the country, mosques in Tripoli broadcast public messages urging civilians to fight. They...

General Franco has a ‘home open’ at last

The late General Franco who's summer palace in Sada has at last opened to the public after a long legal battle with his family. It will...

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