As a group of black teenagers awaited execution, the Communist Party and the NAACP bickered over their legal defense.
Deceptively simple doll tests helped convince the Supreme Court to strike down school segregation.
Using the term 'Polish death camp' is now punishable by up to three years in prison.
Throughout history, tattoos have played an important role in the espionage game.
Abortion was common during the 19th century.
How the death of a domestic worker’s baby became a symbol in the fight for equal rights for women.
Meet Izzy and Moe, the Prohibition era’s canniest crimebusters.
The cult leader and mass murderer got parole hearings until the very end.
A federal judge in Los Angeles has ruled that the longstanding copyright claim on the ubiquitous birthday tune is invalid.