A decade ago, U.S.-led forces crushed insurgents in the ancient Iraqi city. Today the future of the city—and the region—is more uncertain than ever.FULL STORY
During the excavation of palace ruins in Israel that date back to the Bronze Age, archaeologists uncovered some cellar jars, and what they found in the jars was astonishing – residue of 4,000-year-old wine and herbs.FULL STORY
The Medal of Honor recommendation for Sgt. Henry Johnson, who fought in the First World War, will have to go through special legislation in Congress because Johnson’s actions were more than five years ago, but Defense Secretary Hagel believes it should go through without opposition.FULL STORY
Sworn to bring ‘fire and steel’ to Rome, a brilliant young commander set out to do the impossible and nearly brought an empire to its knees.FULL STORY
VA researchers are in the early stages of developing a treatment that might help soldiers suffering from PTSD cope with their traumatic memories. The treatment won’t erase the memory, but it will prevent an emotional response.FULL STORY
Would you like the chance to win a JCB Workmax 800D UTV, valued at more than $18,000? Or the opportunity to win an elk, deer or bear hunt (your pick)? Or how about a 3-day fishing trip? We thought so!FULL STORY
Archaeologists uncovered some interesting finds with an underground survey of Stonehenge that might give clues to one of the greatest world mysteries.FULL STORY
While he had begun the campaign with a masterful stroke at the junction between the Allied forces, Napoleon had failed to defeat either Wellington or Blücher's army. Now, at Waterloo, he was preparing to break Wellington's center with a massive assault by his one fresh force, D'Erlon's Corps. But first he needed to mask the fortified farmhouse of Hougoumont on Wellington's right.FULL STORY
Unfortunately scholars and other popular authors of the early Modern Era (17th and 18th centuries) had focused on the ‘dark’ side of the Middle Ages, blaming their ancestors for being too violent, dirty, ignorant and Catholic.FULL STORY
National Guard released new information on the crash of the F-15C Jet that went down in Virginia. The pilot had been missing since Wednesday morning.FULL STORY
The Sherman tank was crucial in the Allied effort to liberate Europe, but its weaknesses were tragically—and often gruesomely—apparent on the battlefield.FULL STORY
First Lt. Alonzo Cushing will be honored with the Medal of Honor for his action during the Battle of Gettysburg, where he was killed. The recognition comes 151 years after his death.FULL STORY
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