On the surface, 1941 Oklahoma case was a painful shellacking, but it shocked the country and jumpstarted the civil rights movementÂ
Clara Maass paid the ultimate sacrifice in the search for curing yellow fever
While demonized by the American press, Yamamoto had no desire to play the role of wartime villain.Â
David Porter attacked enemy shipping and unilaterally annexed an island in the Pacific
Sergeant First Class Alwyn Cashe received a posthumous Silver Star for his actions in Iraq. Many people - including the officer who originally recommended the Silver Star - say he deserves the Medal of Honor.
Hiring on for a Persian war they didnâ€™t understand, Greek mercenaries faced an epic fight for their lives