History In The Headlines

Category: Journalism

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Nellie Bly’s Biggest Scoops

On the anniversary of her birth on May 5, 1864, explore the biggest stories broken by this pioneer of investigative journalism.

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History’s Most Famous Literary Hoaxes

Thirty years after the Hitler Diaries were exposed as a fraud, here’s a look back at some of history’s other famous fictions.