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Ireland Will Become First Country To Stop Funding Fossil Fuels Entirely

Ireland Will Become First Country To Stop Funding Fossil Fuels Entirely

The billion dollar Ireland Strategic Investment Fund will no longer invest in fossil fuels.
384-Year-Old Shopping List Discovered Under Floorboards In Historic English Home

384-Year-Old Shopping List Discovered Under Floorboards In Historic English Home

This 17th-century list includes items like "greenfish" and a "fireshovel."
United States A Threat Under Trump, EU President Says

United States A Threat Under Trump, EU President Says

The new administration has made some "worrying declarations," according to the EU president.
Thousands Of Unknown Nazi “Killing Fields” Uncovered

Thousands Of Unknown Nazi “Killing Fields” Uncovered

When compiling research on Nazi camps and ghettos, historians uncovered eight times as many sites as they had expected.
Rising Populism Reminds Pope Francis Of Nazi Germany

Rising Populism Reminds Pope Francis Of Nazi Germany

Pope Francis said these populist sentiments produced some truly despicable characters in the 20th century.
A Republic Collapsed: Inside The Spanish Civil War

A Republic Collapsed: Inside The Spanish Civil War

Scenes from the devastating and ultimately doomed fight for freedom.
New Discoveries Shed Light On Lost Kingdom Of The Dark Ages

New Discoveries Shed Light On Lost Kingdom Of The Dark Ages

"The new archaeological evidence... enhances our perception of power, politics, economy and culture at a time when the foundations for the kingdoms of Scotland, England and Wales were being laid."
The Tragedy And Perseverance Of The Holocaust, In 44 Heartrending Photos

The Tragedy And Perseverance Of The Holocaust, In 44 Heartrending Photos

These photos reveal more about the genocide's toll than any statistic ever could.
Vegan Animal Rights Activist Denied Passport For Being Too Annoying

Vegan Animal Rights Activist Denied Passport For Being Too Annoying

A Swiss village has denied an animal-rights activist's application for naturalization after she campaigned against local traditions such as putting bells on cows and piglet racing.
The Vatican Really, Really Hates Cats

The Vatican Really, Really Hates Cats

When you're as old as the Catholic Church, you're going to have picked a lot of fights — and some are more absurd than others.
“Mein Kampf” Storms Bestseller Lists In Germany

“Mein Kampf” Storms Bestseller Lists In Germany

Adolf Hitler's infamous autobiography has sold tens of thousands of copies in Germany over the last year.