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Today in History

Collector Donates Rare Civil War-Era Photos

Library of Congress acquires rare trove of Civil War images

China's Xi preaches peace in key note address

Donors pledge $3.8B in Syria aid, far short of what's needed

Things to know about Nigeria, as country picks new president

TV documentary probes mysteries, treatments, advances in cancer

Air strike kills at least 40 at Yemen camp

Air strike kills at least 40 at Yemen camp for displaced

Things to know about Nigeria, as country votes for president

England's Richard III gets ceremonial reburial

Heavy clashes on Saudi-Yemeni border Hadi government pleads for troops

Nigerian leader urges peaceful vote as elections loom

Iran, Saudi Arabia fighting bloody proxy wars across region

Ancient Petra sees few visitors as Jordan tourism declines

SC slave cabin dismantled for Smithsonian display

Syria ex-minister leads rebuilding plan

State broadcaster's end a blow to Greek identity

Minaret of famed mosque in Syria destroyed

Details on the 2013 Pulitzer Prize winners

Today in History for May 4th

Today in History, May 2nd

DC's National Theatre gets new start after neglect

AP Interview: Joan Baez returns to past in Vietnam

Supreme Court limits suits over foreign abuses

Lebanon's skiers fight for spot in Sochi Olympics

New film tells story of unsung civil rights leader

Syrian rebels capture country's largest dam

Chaotic influx of refugees to Lebanon stirs fears

Today in History for Monday, February 18th

Afghan officials welcome drawdown, others dismayed

LBJ and Lady Bird courtship love letters released

Underdog 'Argo' continues on charmed Oscar path

Obama warns of 'enclave for extremism' in Syria

Syria, Sunni-Shiite split arise at Muslim summit

What's a filibuster look like? Not Jimmy Stewart

Jordan election touted as start of democratization

Kerry tackles questions on Iran, Syria, Hagel

Today in History: Jan 20th

Brad Paisley-LL Cool J draw ire with song on bias

Hitler bodyguard Rochus Misch dies at 96

Archaeologists use drones in Peru to map and protect sites

WHITE HOUSE NOTEBOOK: Obama alludes to Syrian war

Insight - Getting tough in Congo: can risk pay off for U.N. forces?

Syria's Assad: An accidental heir proves resilient

Analysis: US reliability questioned overseas

Arab world searches for democratic future

Syria weapons deal averts US military move for now

INSIGHT - In small American town, a window into Egyptian general's past

Liberia's Charles Taylor to serve war crimes sentence in UK

Analysis - Iran's supreme leader does not rule supreme

For leak, Bradley Manning gets stiffest punishment

Gehry refines design for Eisenhower Memorial in DC

Developer: Kan. caverns could preserve human race

San Diego mayor comes under swift, heavy scrutiny

NYC Underground Railroad site in court battle

'War' ends, park service holds Gettysburg ceremony

Is Paula Deen toast in N-word controversy?

Hit 'Antiques Roadshow' keeps on trucking for PBS

Croatia celebrates its EU membership

Liberia marks anniversary of Taylor's departure

Legal tussle erupts over bones of Richard III

Senate panel shows deep divisions on Guantanamo

Gettysburg residents seek black history museum

Mozambique leader calls for talks to end violence

70.3M records, 30 days: NSA report draws Paris ire

Mozambique's Renamo: four decades on the losing side

War criminal Charles Taylor secretly sent to UK jail

Nigeria's Adichie says bestseller helped recall painful past

US museum makes push in 3D imaging of artifacts

Egypt ex-jihadi group: opposition used violence

Lebanon's sectarian tensions spill into basketball

JFK's last night recalled as key event for Latinos