A Ride Along On One Of the Last B-17 Bombers

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Historian Explains The Origin Of "Taps"

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The Leatherman became a welcome sight along his 365-mile walking route. Courtesy of Dan DeLuca hide caption

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Search For Clues Only Deepens 'Leatherman' Mystery

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New York Public Library: 100 Years Of Open Doors

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Quanah Parker was the last chief of the Comanches — and the son of Cynthia Ann Parker, who was captured as a child by the Comanches. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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The Rise And Fall Of The Comanche 'Empire'

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After Rep. Jeannette Rankin voted against the U.S. entering war with Japan, she was mobbed by journalists. Rankin hid in a phone booth and waited for Capitol police to take her back to her office. Bettmann/Corbis hide caption

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Demjanjuk Trial May Be Last For Holocaust Crimes

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Area 51 'Uncensored': Was It UFOs Or The USSR?

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Living Memories Of The Great Flood Of 1927

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Thompson lists Samson as one of legend's top badasses, citing a story of a crazy, ultrabearded Biblical berserker who killed a thousand warriors using just the jawbone of an ass. Harper Paperbacks hide caption

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'Badass' Guys: Giving History A Kick (And A Punch)

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Another Flood That Gave Us The 'Broken Levee Blues'

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Inspiration In 140 Characters, Long Before Twitter

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U.S. Autoworker Convicted In Death Camp Case

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Location Of Obama's Immigration Speech Has Meaning

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