A 150-year-old document bans Queen Elizabeth and other guests from dancing in the Royal Box at London's Royal Albert Hall.
Buckingham Palace will host a pudding contest as part of the Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations to be named after the 95-year-old monarch.
Historically, the first hospital in the area was undoubtedly the 1819 Camp Missouri/Fort Atkinson military hospital north of the city.
Today most societies take the A.D. time system for granted. That wasn’t always the case.
After more than five years, a retired Tucson editor has completed profiles of all 1,177 sailors and Marines who died on the USS Arizona on Dec. 7, 1941.
After seven years, two apartments and one city, Stephen Krotseng and Taylor Barstow became engaged. After replanning their wedding twice because of COVID, they were finally able to celebrate.
LOS ANGELES — When Matthew Specktor decided to start writing in earnest as a college sophomore, Joan Didion was on his mind. Specktor, who grew up a few blocks from Didion’s Santa Monica home in the early 1980s, wanted to write about Los Angeles too, and he understood that Didion not only offered historical context — she was historical context. “She set me back 10 years, because I had to write ...
Using a micro spatula with a chisel tip, conservators painstakingly pried the lid from the walls. Then Gov. Ralph Northam lifted the top, looked up at the swarm of cameras and expressed a look of amazement.
"It's a stunning revelation," said maritime archaeologist James Delgado of the Florida-based SEARCH Inc.
A social history of Concord in the 19th century examines the ways changes in the town influenced Emerson and Thoreau. "The Transcendentalists and Their World" by Robert A. Gross; Farrar, Straus, and Giroux (864 pages, $40) ——— Ralph Waldo Emerson relocated to Concord, Massachusetts, in 1834 to live with the Rev. Ezra Ripley, his step-grandfather. On July 4, 1837, at the dedication of a ...