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The History Of Immigration Law In America Is Rich And Rolling

Since the dawn of the United States, there have been a few tweaks to our immigrations laws. Some of them were more than just…

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On This Day, January 4th

1. 1847: Samuel Colt sold his first revolvers to the Texas Rangers It was on this date in 1847 that Captain Samuel Walker of…

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The First Woman Elected to the United States Senate: Hattie Caraway

The first woman ever elected to serve a full term as United States Senator was Hattie Ophelia Wyatt Caraway. While the first woman to…

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On This Day, January 3rd

1. 1987: Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame It was on this date in 1987…

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The Choirboy Bandit Robbed 26 Banks from ’98 to 2002 With Just a Bicycle

Arrested in 2002, the Choir Boy Bandit may be one of the most interesting bank robber stories in history. Tom Justice was an Olympic-level…

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Earliest-Known Cooking Vessels In the World Found in Lybia

Many experts say: cooking is what makes us human. Last week, archaeologists may have found the earliest evidence of cooked food to-date. A group…

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4 Historical Geniuses Who Didn’t Sleep (And One Who Did!)

The common rule of thumb from leading health experts is to get a full seven-to-nine hours of sleep every night, or else we risk…

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Mysticism and Supersition: Inside the Iconic Delphic Oracle

Almost everyone has heard of the famous Delphic Oracle. Whether it was from a school textbook, a documentary heralding the end of the world,…

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Ancient Surgery in Paphos

NEA PAPHOS, CYPRUS – Rooms 15 and 16 in the east portico of Nea Paphos’ Agora have revealed some surprises to researching archaeologists. In…

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Frances Perkins: The First Female Cabinet Member

Born Fannie Coralie Perkins, Frances Perkins Wilson made history when she was appointed U.S. Secretary of Labor under President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Harry…

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