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A timeline from the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand in 1914 to the Armistice with Germany in 1918, here are all the major events that propelled the world through the Great War.FULL STORY
Emily Riedel now has a crew and her own boat. Can she (or any of the six dredgers) strike it rich on Discovery’s Bering Sea Gold following last year’s tragedy?FULL STORY
In 1835 a New York newspaper caught in the fervor of the penny press revolution thrilled audiences across the world with seemingly "true" stories about life on the moon. Little did the newspaper know, and people everywhere, that they were a complete fabrication from the brilliant mind of one of their journalists.FULL STORY
A Minnesota native and local police officer, Staff. Sgt. Phillip E. Mielke, was awarded the Bronze Star Medal at Camp Ripley Training Center last week for his actions in support of Operation New Dawn in Iraq.FULL STORY
On 22 August 1485 the War of the Roses reached a bloody climax at Bosworth Field. Here, Richard III, England's most controversial king, defended his crown against the Lancastrian champion, Henry Tudor.FULL STORY
Joining the U.S. Army at just 14 years old to fight in the Second World War, Joseph Alexander became the youngest POW in U.S. history. He died last week with family and friends by his side.FULL STORY
One club member was there the day Sterling Hall of the University of Wisconsin-Madison was bombed by an anti-Vietnam War activist.FULL STORY
A gilded female figurine from the Viking Age was recently discovered, and it sheds light on an age shrouded in mythology.FULL STORY
The U.S. Navy Destroyer was first introduced during the Second World War. It's primary responsibility is to protect the aircraft carrier. Check out exactly what goes on in this massive weapon.FULL STORY
Unique among the territories of the Western Roman Empire in the 5th century, Britain succeeded in holding back and even reversing the tide of Germanic conquest for nearly two centuries. This was an age of heroes... It was the Age of Arthur!FULL STORY
A Ukrainian newspaper is reporting that an American has been killed in eastern Ukraine fighting against Moscow-backed militants. The death is believed to be the first foreign casualty on the Ukrainian side.FULL STORY
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