The Nobel Prizes
The Nobel Prizes are being announced this week. Learn about the history of the prize, see previous winners, and more.
The Yom Kippur War began on Oct. 6, 1973, when Syria and Egypt attacked Israel. Learn about the history of one of the world's most intractable conflicts.
Timeline of Worldwide School and Mass Shootings
Another shooting rampage has claimed several victims. Read about other gun-related tragedies in the U.S. and around the world
Hispanic Heritage Month
Read about Hispanic culture and traditions, and find biographies, facts and stats about Hispanic Americans in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, which is observed from Sep. 15–Oct. 15.
Have Your Say
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This Day in History
What Does It Mean?
Biography of the day