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Move aside, Hope! London’s Natural History Museum installs a HUGE model of Mars alongside its popular blue whale centrepiece to celebrate NASA’s impending landing on the Red Planet Natural...

FILE – (AP Photo/Frings, file) On this day, Feb. 8 … 1965: The Supremes’ record “Stop! In the Name of Love!” is released by Motown. Also on this day: 1587: Mary,...

More On: chuck schumer Tensions emerge between Gov. Cuomo and Chuck Schumer, sources say Schumer pushes Trump impeach trial to Feb. 8 as Biden preferred Chuck says Senate to decide if Trump incited...

On this day, Jan. 11 … 1989: Nine days before leaving the White House, President Ronald Reagan bids the nation farewell in a primetime address, saying of his eight years in office: "We...

On this day, Jan. 11 … 1989: Nine days before leaving the White House, President Ronald Reagan bids the nation farewell in a primetime address, saying of his eight years in office: "We...

Sources: Blagojevich almost released from prison Trump 2020 campaign senior adviser Mercedes Schlapp on the president considering commuting Blagojevich’s sentence. On this day, Jan. 9 … 2009:...

On this day, Jan. 6 … 1994: Figure skater Nancy Kerrigan is clubbed on the leg by an assailant at Detroit’s Cobo Arena. (Four men, including the ex-husband of Kerrigan’s rival, Tonya...

The Proof is Out There: Journalist attempts to ‘explain the unexplained’ in new TV  investigation into everything from UFOs to aliens in Russia and lighting-proof humans The History Channel...

Ladies’ man! Harry Styles has accomplished a great deal since he rose to stardom — and he’s had some very famous faces by his side along the way. One year after competing on The X Factor U.K. as...

President Richard Nixon (AP Photo) On this day, Jan. 4 … 1974: President Richard Nixon refuses to hand over tape recordings and documents subpoenaed by the Senate Watergate Committee. Also...

On this day, Dec. 31 … 1972: Pittsburgh Pirates legend Roberto Clemente is killed when a plane he chartered and was traveling on to bring relief supplies to earthquake-devastated Nicaragua crashes shortly...

Netflix's "The Queen's Gambit" has inspired a surge of interest in chess around the globe. The series follows the life of fictional chess prodigy Beth Harmon (Anya Taylor-Joy) in...

On this day, Dec. 8 … 1980: Beatles star John Lennon is shot and killed outside his New York City apartment building by an apparently deranged fan, Mark David Chapman. Also on this day: 1813: Beethoven’s...

On this day, Dec. 3 … 1964: Police arrest some 800 students at the University of California at Berkeley, one day after the students stormed the administration building and staged a massive sit-in. Also...

On this day, Dec. 3 … 1964: Police arrest some 800 students at the University of California at Berkeley, one day after the students stormed the administration building and staged a massive sit-in. Also...

History GCSE ‘is set for BLM revamp’: Pupils could learn about black victims of the Nazis and dark-skinned trumpeter who played for Henry VIII Exam boards and groups have reportedly been in...