With some, but not all, Americans commemorating Columbus Day on Monday, there has been growing talk of expanding the day’s purpose or changing to a different celebration as a federal holiday. So how difficult would that be?
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This week marks the 222nd anniversary of an American icon: the White House. Here’s a look back at its remarkable history.
Malala Yousafzai, the recipient of the 2014 Liberty Medal, was also awarded the Nobel peace prize on Friday, along with Kailash Satyarthi, an Indian children’s rights activist.
Monaco is facing a rather interesting situation as two new heirs to the crown are on the way at the same time, and only one can rule under the principality’s constitution.
It was 227 years ago today that Congress signed the law that created the framework for the Supreme Court, and a look back at the first court shows personal drama that included a justice dodging creditors, a failed suicide attempt, and a chief justice who was America’s most hated man, for a time.