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Black Lives Matter vandalize Jefferson Statue at UVAschool President condemns  misguided protest

 

Virginia Military Institute will not remove Confederate statues… governing board agrees to add historical context

 

CIA file on Lee Harvey Oswald is officially “missing”….¬† Other JFK assassination files to be released Oct. 26

 

Navy to investigate 99 year old shipwreck… USS San Diego’s sinking may assist ship design

 

Blood-stained ice axe that killed Trotsky to go on displayInternational Spy Museum in Washington DC will display long lost artifact

 

Go to community college, kiddies…

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Lee’s Gettysburg HQ restored... site will open at the end of October

 

Smithsonian’s new museum finally set to openAfrican -American Museum was years in the making

 

Researchers find lost British ship… Inuit guides help discover HMS Terror, lost 140 years ago

 

CIA continues coverup of coup in ChileDocuments have been heavily redacted.

 

Amelia Earhart did not die in a plane crash… Researcher argues she died of exposure on a deserted island

 

Last building standing

Last building standing

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Jackson being replaced on the $20… Harriet Tubman will be featured on front of the bill

 

Mass graves linked to Ancient Greece… 80 skeletons most likely followers of Athenian tyrant

 

FBI files reveal agency prevented attempt on Hitler’s lifeJewish gangsters plotted assassination in 1933

 

CIA finally honors fallen Green Beret… soldier was first American killed in 2001 Afghanistan war

 

Lost Wright Bros. patent discovered after 36 years… mishandled paperwork allowed document to be lost

 

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The March on Washington at 50-¬† a photographic history of MLK’s dream

 

Mystery shipwreck identified off Jersey coastfirst discovered in the 1970’s

 

CIA closes office that declassifies historical documentsmove will hamper efforts of scholars

 

New Nixon tapes enhance his bad reputation… distrust, paranoia, and skepticism all on display

 

Aging Chinese apologize for the cultural revolutionolder generation looks to enlighten Chinese youth

1963-2013

1963-2013

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Settlers may have arrived before Vikings… mysterious culture discovered on the Faroe Islands

 

CIA reveals role in 1953 Iran coupdocuments expose American intervention during Cold War

 

First globe showing New World discovered… 1504 ostrich egg globe found by collector in Austria

 

WW2 vet wants to return Japanese artifactsMarine hopes to send items to the families of Japanese vets

 

Gettysburg 150th reenactment a successnearly 300,000 spectators attended the event

 

There were dragons in 1504

There were dragons in 1504

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