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A Brief History of Halloween

"Trick or treat!" is a popular refrain come October 31st. A substantial portion of the candy sold in the United States is purchased for just one evening - Halloween. (MORE)

Major Supreme Court Decisions in History

The Supreme Court is the judicial branch of the Federal Government. Its nine justices are nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate, and each receives a lifetime (MORE)

Historical Colleges in America

Though America cannot boast of the rich history of English schools like the University of Oxford (founded in 1096) or the University of Cambridge (1209), the United States doe (MORE)

The Inventions That Changed America: Part 2

As we continue to explore key American inventions, it is striking to note how many are still in use today. While certain inventions have changed in some form, others are strik (MORE)

Arabic Dialects

One of the most confusing aspects about Arabic is its numerous dialects. Come and discover what Arabic Dialects are all about. (MORE)