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Jeannette Rankin: A Different Kind Of “First” Lady

Jeannette Rankin: A Different Kind Of “First” Lady

The pioneering yet often overlooked career of the first women ever in the U.S. Congress.
Protester Tries Setting Himself On Fire Outside Trump’s D.C. Hotel

Protester Tries Setting Himself On Fire Outside Trump’s D.C. Hotel

NEW VIDEO #BREAKING:Man says Trump is a dictator. He tried to light himself on fire at #TrumpInternationalHotel for #TrumpInauguration pic.twitter.com/laJDUPepO6 — Shomari Stone (@shomaristone) January 18, 2017 A 45-year-old California man attempted to set himself on fire across the street from the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday...
Elephant Herd Tramples One Poacher To Death, Injures Another

Elephant Herd Tramples One Poacher To Death, Injures Another

Earlier this month, a herd of Indian elephants fought back against a gang of poachers unfortunate enough to cross their path.
How Did People Wake Up Before Alarm Clocks?

How Did People Wake Up Before Alarm Clocks?

Even though it's the least enjoyable event of the day, humans sure have come up with a lot of ways to summon it.
The Herero Genocide: Germany’s First Mass Murder

The Herero Genocide: Germany’s First Mass Murder

Decades before the Holocaust, the German Empire committed the 20th century's first genocide.