Latest from Michael E. Ruane

An empty foxhole and a nearby grave across the Rhine River are finally linked to yield the name of a long-missing U.S. soldier from World War II.

  • Nov 12, 2018

A century ago, on November 11, 1918, bugle calls ended 'the war to end all wars."

  • Nov 10, 2018

Mary Ann Arnold was illiterate, so she got friends and neighbors to write her letters to her husband,John, a soldier in the Union army. The couple pledged their love until death, He was killed three days before the war ended in 1865.

  • Nov 9, 2018

Heavy weather may have caused partial collapse at Amazon.com facility.

  • Nov 3, 2018

Archaeologists at Arlington House find shards of Martha Washington's famous "States China" and other buried secrets.

  • Nov 1, 2018

The ax was carefully chipped, hammered and smoothed to make a tool probably used for chopping trees.

  • Oct 31, 2018

Eighty years ago, synagogues were defiled in the Nazi’s notorious pogrom called Kristallnacht, the night of shattered glass.

  • Oct 30, 2018

A new on-line gallop through the life and heartache of President Theodore Roosevelt, courtesy of the Library of Congress.

  • Oct 18, 2018

America's bloodiest military battle started 100 years ago this month. The Meuse-Argonne campaign of World War I lasted six weeks and claimed 27,000 lives.

  • Sep 26, 2018

  • Sep 12, 2018
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