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More Americans could die from coronavirus than those killed in battle during Civil War, White House projection shows
New estimates show that the coronavirus fatality rate could surpass the number of Americans killed in battle from several wars combined.
Oil climbs above $65 after an escalation in Libya’s civil war forces the shutdown of 2 major oilfields
Supporters of military commander Khalifa Haftar closed a pipeline connecting two major oilfields in Libya, sending Brent crude to the highest since January 9.
The history behind the most controversial holiday beverage of all time, which was once likened to an energy drink and even prompted a drunken riot at ...
George Washington dreamed up a particularly strong eggnog recipe, and the drink once sparked a wild riot among West Point cadets.
From the utopian "Yankeedom" to the conservative "Greater Appalachia," looking at these cultures sheds a light on America's political divides.
Lawmakers want to stop the US military from naming things for Confederate soldiers. These 10 bases are still symbols of the Confederacy
The US is still grappling with the Civil War's legacy, and lawmakers want to bar the US military from naming more ships and bases for the Confederacy.
The last Confederate troops to surrender in the Civil War were Native American — here’s how they ended up fighting for the South
Native Americans like brigadier-general Stand Waite saw the federal government and its forced evictions as their real enemy.
Here’s the story of Dr. Mary Edwards Walker — a shotgun-wielding legend who is the only woman ever to win the Medal of Honor
When federal marshals arrived to take Walker's rescinded Medal of Honor, the former prisoner of war is said to have greeted them with a shotgun.
These photos and paintings show how US Army uniforms have evolved to suit changing tactics and technology for more than two centuries.
The Battle of Gettysburg proved to be a turning point in the Civil War, and it was the beginning of the end for the Confederacy.
The South is the fastest growing region in the United States, but not everyone agrees on where the South actually is. Experts are often at odds with public perception when it comes to states like Texas, Missouri, Maryland, and Delaware.