Introduction The lifestyle of the jet-setter millionaire draws a lot of attention, and with good reason: rich people who globe trot between various exotic places, […]
Overview It’s late summer now – the leaves are just beginning to turn from green to yellow; the nights are a little bit chilly; there […]
A Blaze of Gunfire in 30 Seconds The shootout at the O.K. Corral was a gunfight between two rival groups, with Doc Holliday and the […]
Four Presidents, One Giant Rock Over three million visitors come to the Black Hills of South Dakota each year. Why come to such a desloate […]
Firing up the Grill from Coast to Coast Make no bones about it: Americans love their barbecue (often abbreviated as BBQ). It is estimated that […]
Talent and Hard Work Lead to Success Lou Gehrig was born in New York City on June 19, 1903. His parents Heinrich and Christina were […]
A Tragedy in American Music On a dark and frigid night along a runway that runs through farmland in Clear Lake, Iowa, a group of […]
Prom night has been a tradition in American high schools for decades. Learn more about how the prom became popular.
Signs of Trouble in Dillinger’s Youth John Herbert Dillinger was born in a suburb of Indianapolis, Indiana on June 22, 1903. His father, a grocer, […]
The Statue of Liberty stands proudly on Ellis Island as a symbol of Freedom. The statue’s origin is a story of ingenuity and triumph.