How close did the world come to a nuclear war in 1983? The fierce rhetoric of President Ronald Reagan certainly rattled the Russians. More »
Israel’s attack on the Iraqi nuclear facility at al-Tuwaitha, codenamed Operation Babylon, did the world a huge favor. More »
British tankers made a courageous, but ultimately futile, attempt to foil the German blitzkrieg in France on May 21, 1940.
With Richmond in flames behind them, Confederate President Jefferson Davis, his family, and high-ranking government officials began a desperate dash southward. Their ultimate destination was Mexico.