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If you're wondering how the chocolate chip cookie became America's favorite dessert, here's a detailed look into its invention.
The reason why Washington, D.C. isn't a state can be traced back to the American Revolution before Congress had a permanent home.
"To understand the statue, we must recognize our country's enduring legacy of racial discrimination," reads a statement from the American Museum of Natural History.
Despite first being celebrated as early as 1908, Father's day had a long journey to becoming a national holiday.
A descendant of one of the women who portrayed Aunt Jemima spoke out against the company's decision to rebrand the pancake mix and syrup products.
The removal of the statue came after an 11-1 vote by the Historic Properties Advisory Commission on Friday.
Grandma Macnamara and George Herman Ruth apparently docked their boats next to each other in New York, and were friends.
The VA had initially refused to remove three gravestones from German prisoners of war containing symbols and praise for the Nazi regime.
Catherine the Great lived a fascinating and detailed life, which may be hard to replicate in Hulu's upcoming series.
The founder had a very different idea of the holiday.
There are many disputed origins of the pretzel, which symbolizes a number of different things throughout the world.
This marketing plan backfired big time.
The Russian Foreign Ministry chastised the U.S. State Department after failing to mention Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin in a Facebook post Sunday marking April 12 as the International Day of Human Space Flight.
"In the past year I have experienced 'high strangeness' phenomena that I never believed in," the ranch's data scientist told Newsweek.
Donkey polo was a popular game in ancient China among some sections of society.
The color green wasn't always associated with the holiday.
Associated with bad luck, the date has certainly had its fair-share of spooky occurrences, dating back to the middle ages.
The artifacts are thought to belong to Pharaoh Thutmose II, whose rule was short-lived and preceded that of his more famous wife and step-sister, Hatshepsut.
The Yellow River—the second longest in the country—is sometimes referred to as "China's sorrow" due to its tendency over the centuries to produce devastating floods.
In celebration of Mardi Gras season coming to a head with Fat Tuesday, dig into a few annual traditions you might not be as familiar with.
The Vermont senator made political history Saturday with his Nevada caucuses victory, becoming the first candidate from either party to win the popular vote in all three early states.
Studies indicate that the Judean date palm was first cultivated around 7,000 years ago.
It wasn't always called the State of the Union.
The necropolis at Tuna el-Gebel also features an expansive underground network of galleries where the research team says various types of animals have been buried.
The mummy of Takabuti has long been the subject of scientific research.
When bushfires fires hit the Budj Bim Cultural Landscape in southwest Victoria, they removed vegetation and revealed previously hidden sections of an ancient aquaculture system.