Ancient Egypt met modern medical technology when a mummy underwent a CT scan at an Italian hospital as part of a research project to discover …
The huge animal would have weighed 24 tons and was the same size as six elephants. Its shoulders were more than 16 feet off the ground, the head at 23 feet, and its body was 26 feet long.
Omaha, Douglas County and a community group will unveil a historical marker outside the Douglas County Courthouse, where a Black man was lynched by a white mob in 1919.
As the U.S. readies for the addition of Juneteenth, or June 19, as a new federal holiday, activist Opal Lee has much to celebrate.
The annual June 19 tradition commemorates the day in 1865 when former American slaves in Galveston, Texas, were finally informed of President Lincoln's Jan. 1, 1863, Emancipation Proclamation.
Google is eliminating meetings on Friday to honor Juneteenth. The company is also hosting a two-hour event, spotlighting Black music, history and storytelling. The event will feature a performance and conversation with Grammy Award winning singer Erykah Badu.
Rebellious local history teacher Sarah Cooper is as popular in quirky Greylock as Lorelai Gilmore is in Stars Hollow.