History Stories
CATEGORY: United States
Remembering Hands Across America
May 25, 2016

Take a look back at Hands Across America, the charity event in which 5 million people formed a human chain across the United States. Read More

Bison Selected as the Official Mammal of the United States
May 13, 2016

Thanks to a new law passed by Congress and signed by President Barack Obama, the once extinction-threatened bison is now the official mammal of the United States. Read More

10 Things You May Not Know About the U.S. Census
July 29, 2015

Get the facts on this decennial population count. Read More

8 Forgotten Capitals of the United States
July 16, 2015

Explore the eight other locales that were once the seats of American power. Read More