Chuck Shelton in the cold room at Albemarle CiderWorks in Virginia, which makes sparkling alcoholic cider with some of the same apple varieties used by Thomas Jefferson.
O.J. Simpson stands at the end of a May 17 hearing in Clark County District Court in Las Vegas. A judge on Tuesday said Simpson is not entitled to a new trial on his 2008 convictions for armed robbery and kidnapping.
Adventurous carnivores from all over New England have been flocking to the Wild Game Supper in Bradford, Vt., for almost 60 years. The fare at this year's event included beaver, boar, moose and buffalo.
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Nine out of 10 workers on the transcontinental railroad were Chinese. These indentured laborers, derogatorily called "coolies," became a prime target for criticism in the mid-19th century.
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