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A section of the Bayeux tapestry, depicting soldiers clashing at the Battle of Hastings in 1066.

Emmanuel Macron is lending the UK a famous piece of Franco-British history in a grand diplomatic gesture

Macron reportedly approved the transfer of the Bayeux Tapestry, which depicts the 1066 Battle of Hastings, ahead of a crunch meeting with Theresa May.

Everything we know about Recy Taylor, the sexual assault survivor who inspired Oprah’s iconic Golden Globes speech

A look back on the life of Recy Taylor, who Oprah highlighted in her powerful Golden Globes speech.

Here’s the favorite drink of every US president

Presidents drink for the same reasons we all drink.

22 photos that show the evolution of New York City’s Times Square ball drop

Since New York City made Times Square a car-free zone in 2008, even more people have been able to attend the city's New Year's Eve ball drop.
Christians themselves outlawed the holiday centuries ago.

8 times in history when a war on Christmas actually happened

The "war on Christmas" might be a modern controversy in America — but Christmas has faced attacks around the world throughout history.

Incredible photos show how the White House has celebrated Christmas through the years

It's the most beautiful time of the year at the White House.

New York’s oldest restaurant is so iconic, George Washington celebrated winning the Revolutionary War there — here’s what it’s...

The oldest restaurant in New York, Fraunces Tavern, has been a landmark for nearly 300 years. We went to see what it's like.

5 momentous military events that took place on Christmas Day

Important events in both of America's most formative wars — the Revolutionary War and the Civil War — took place on Christmas.

7,500 people just banded together to buy a castle in France — and it’s not too late to join them

Through crowdfunding, 7,500 people were able to raise enough money to buy a crumbling French castle.

Amazing images of San Francisco before it was a city

San Francisco was not always the bustling city as we know it today. Here's a look at its evolution from sand dunes to a tech hub.