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The world's most celebrated road race will be run on Monday, April 21. Read about what's new for 2014 as a result of the tragic bombing in 2013.

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Easter will be celebrated on Sunday, April 20. Find trivia and fascinating facts about the holiday and read about Easter traditions and history.
History of the Ford Mustang
The iconic sports car first rolled off the assembly line on April 17, 1964. Take a look back at some key moments in the history and evolution of the Ford Mustang.
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The school shooting in Littleton, Colorado, happened on April 20, 1999. Read about other gun-related tragedies in the U.S. and around the world.
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Earth Day is celebrated each year on April 22. Find stats and facts about the environment, milestones in the environmental movement, conservation tips, and more.

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