In a ruling on Wednesday, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board of the U.S. Patent Office said the Washington Redskins moniker is “disparaging of Native Americans” and ordered cancellation of the team’s trademarks for the term.
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Today is Flag Day! Get the behind the scenes info on the many patriotic groups that spent years trying to convince Congress to make Flag Day official.
Here are 10 facts about the American flag, including some new vocabulary words and the location of five flags flying a long way from the United States.
Forty-nine years ago today, the Supreme Court ruled in a landmark case about contraception use by married couples that laid the groundwork for a constitutional “right to privacy” in the United States.
Robert F. Kennedy was one of the seminal figures of the 1960s and led a very public life before he was fatally shot on June 5, 1968, at a Los Angeles hotel.