Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile

Today in Entrepreneurial History: April 16

1582 – Spanish conquistador Hernando de Lerma founds the settlement of Salta, Argentina. 1853 – The first passenger rail opens in India, from Bori Bunder, Bombay to Thane. 1862 – American Civil War: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act, a bill ending slavery in the District of Columbia, becomes law. 1941 – Bob Feller [...]
read more


The Never-Ending Falklands War

News : The Daily Beast (14 hours ago)

A museum in Buenos Aires has opened, remembering the Falklands War. Unsurprisingly, it is an exercise in political propaganda, with Argentina’s desire to reclaim the British territory at its heart. Read Post

Today in history: April 9

News : The Week: News & Opinion (last year)

April 9On this day. 1865: Word reached Washington that the South had surrendered, bringing the Civil War to a close. The Civil War remains by far the bloodiest war in U.S. history: 620,000 Americans were killed — 2 percent of the en... Read Post

4.6 Magnitude Earthquake SALTA, ARGENTINA - 7th Apr 2012

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

A magnitude 4.6 earthquake has struck Salta, Argentina at a depth of 173.3 km (107.7 miles), the quake hit at 18:18:36 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012The epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) West of San Antonio de los Cobres, Salta, Argentina... Read Post

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC