The Supreme Court’s unanimous decision changed the country and was a major win for the civil rights movement
For the 69th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, we decided to revisit Newsweek’s coverage of the end of World War II
In the early 1980s, acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, or AIDS, surged into public awareness, seemingly out of nowhere
Columbine was not the first school shooting, nor was it the last, but it was nonetheless an event of extreme national trauma.
One of the worst environmental disasters in U.S. history, Exxon Valdez released over 10.8 million gallons of oil into Prince William Sound
On March 12, 1989, Sir Tim Berners-Lee proposed an "information management" system that became the Internet. We wrote about it in 1994.
In the midst of racial fears, 120,000 U.S. citizens lost their property and their freedom