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    The Cuban missile crisis began as President John F. Kennedy was informed that reconnaissance photographs had revealed the presence of missile …

      Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Angela Lansbury, Bob Weir, Flea, John Mayer, Naomi Osaka, Sue Bird,…

        In 1968, Americans Tommie Smith and John Carlos give Black power salutes during the medal ceremonies and are later banned for life from all Ol…

          In 1991, despite sexual harassment allegations by Anita Hill, the Senate narrowly confirmed the nomination of Clarence Thomas to the U.S. Supr…

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