During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
Were you there for the storming of Normandy beach? The Bombing of Germany? The Victory in the Pacific? Or perhaps your friends and relatives have passed on stories of their own World War II experiences that you would like to share.
What are Your WWII Stories?
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
After the stock market crashed in 1929, thousands suffered unemployment and poverty in the Great Depression.
In the early 1830s, Texas, ruled by Mexico, held 20,000 U.S. settlers and 4,000 Mexican Tejanos, forcing residents to pick sides.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
In September 1959, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev made an unprecedented visit to America, creating a media circus as he traveled from coast to coast.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.