Scaring Fox News viewers with tales of black thuggery and anti-white violence is central to his gimmick. From the end of the Civil War to the first few decades of the 20th century, white mobs killed many thousands of black Americans across the United States. Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 160-year-old tree in Philadelphia’s Laurel Hill Cemetery that sheltered famous visitors including presidents and Civil War generals has been felled. The Philadelphia Inquirer (http://bit.ly/22sfdZM ) reports that the Norway maple that stood over the grave of Union Gen. George Meade was brought down Saturday because of its weakened condition. The tree […]
By Frank McGurty (Reuters) - Looters ripped up parts of Virginia's Petersburg National Battlefield in an apparent search for relics from a siege that led to the end of the American Civil War in 1865, the National Park Service said ahead...Show More Summary
Looters dug up a Civil War battlefield in Virginia looking for relics just before Memorial Day on a site where 1,000 soldiers died.
A roundup of news from around the Washington area.
Two thousand Civil War unknowns are honored by the American Legion.
Metal detectorists "researching the site" (ie identifying potential "productive areas") is producing the loot for them to pocket, but is eroding the historical record (Andreas Preuss, 'Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime...Show More Summary
Deliberate interference, most notably by the Syrian government, continues to hinder the delivery of humanitarian aid to more than 500,000 people trapped in besieged areas by the country’s nearly four-year-old civil war, a UN official said Friday. Show More Summary
"Their thinkers had advanced ideas of justice and harmony and truth. And yet the war grew out of the same base instinct for domination or conquest that had caused conflicts among the simplest tribes, an old pattern amplified by new capabilities and without new constraints."Said Barack Obama at Hiroshima. Show More Summary
Photo courtesy of Joel L. A. Peterson Both Memorial Day and "Taps," the bugle call most associated with the day, arose from the U.S. Civil War As we celebrate with friends, family, and community during Memorial Day weekend, I'd likeShow More Summary
Yeah, there are some pretty cool sword fights in Kill Bill, and we’ll be the first ones to admit our eyes grew wide in Captain America: Civil War, but there is nothing, we repeat — nothing — that compares with the below fight sequence with Joan Collins and Linda Evans. With Dynasty having first aired an unbelievable 35 years [...]
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s decision to appoint NATO’s former secretary-general as his personal adviser will probably backfire and lead to an escalation of the civil war in his country, US analysts told Sputnik.
Many Spider-Man fans were hoping to see Marvel Studios and Sony introduce the Miles Morales version of Spider-Man in Captain America: Civil War this summer, but instead Peter Parker made his MCU debut. Now, it’s being reported by Heroic Hollywood that Phil Lord and Chris Miller’s 2018 animated Spider-Man film will star Miles Morales, though... Show More Summary
Team Chark by Batang 9Tees The longer pocket monsters are made to battle it out in the stadiums the more likely they are to have a period of civil unrest in their fictional kingdom, and war will tear them apart. They'll start forming...Show More Summary
Earlier this month, Spider-Man was introduced into the Marvel Cinematic Universe through Captain America: Civil War. Tom Holland's performance was praised by numerous critics and fans, and his Peter Parker is returning next year for Spider-Man: Homecoming. Show More Summary
You can commemorate Memorial Day this year by attending a ceremony at the Soldiers’ Home National Cemetery in Northwest D.C., the country’s first national cemetery. Buried there are the Union soldiers who died in combat at the Battle of First Manassas, among others. The cemetery, which President Abraham Lincoln visited often, predates the better known […]
Maybe it's not a totally ADD media culture after all. Captain America: Civil War, a critical smash, is proving to be a massive popular hit here in the US and around the world. And it's doing it by imaginatively knitting together elements...Show More Summary
Mojo Jojo's acts as the Bucky Barnes in this DC/Cartoon Network Civil War between the TEEN TITANS GO! and POWERPUFF GIRLS teams.
THE GOOD NEWS: “X-Men: Apocalypse,” despite the early negative word, will not bring about the fall of the “X-Men” movie franchise. In recent months, we’ve seen “Batman v Superman” disappoint audiences and “Captain America: Civil War” wow them. Now, the middling “X-Men: Apocalypse” (officially opening Friday) is just good enough to keep things going for […]
Marc Guggenheim tells CBR how "The Coulson Protocols" and "Avengers: Standoff" set his team up up for a fall in the coming "Civil War II" conflict.