The United States capital of Washington, D.C., burned 202 years ago today, but it may have been an act of nature that forced the British from the besieged city.
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August 19th marks the 70th birthday of President Bill Clinton, whose eight-year term dominated the decade of the 1990s.
Gretchen Ritter of Cornell University and Susan Ware explore the history of women’s rights and the fight to extend voting rights to all women.
Today, we celebrate the anniversary of the 19th Amendment (ratified August 18, 1920). Here’s what you need to know.
With polling data dominating talk about the current presidential race, we decided to look at several decades of August numbers to see if there is a noticeable trend about the big winner in November.