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    In 1943, race-related rioting erupted in Detroit; federal troops were sent in two days later to quell the violence that resulted in more than …

      Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Brian Wilson, Grace Potter, John Goodman, Lionel Richie, Nicole Kid…

        In 1960, Floyd Patterson knocks out Ingemar Johansson in the fifth round in New York to become the first boxer to regain the world heavyweight…

          In 1865, Union troops arrived in Galveston, Texas, with news that the Civil War was over, and that all remaining slaves in Texas were free — a…

            Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Gena Rowlands, Jean Dujardin, Macklemore, Paul Dano, Paula Abdul, Z…

              In 1936, German heavyweight boxer Max Schmeling knocks out previously unbeaten Joe Louis in the 12th round. Schmeling’s victory sets off a pro…

                Early morning visitors to McDonalds on Gateway Boulevard have probably noticed a small group gathered around a table outside enjoying their co…

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