Professor claims to solve Amelia Earhart mystery
Richard Jantz claims bones found on the remote Gardner Island could belong to the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.
Today in History Today is Sunday, May 20, the 140th day of 2018. There are 225 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 20, 1899, taxi driver Jacob German was pulled over and arrested by a police officer riding a bicycle for speeding down Manhattan's Lexington Avenue in his
A new study may hold a clue to solving the decades-old mystery of what happened to American aviator Amelia Earhart , who famously went missing without a trace more than 80 years ago. Bones found on a remote island in the South Pacific in 1940 that were originally thought to belong to a man are now
A newly discovered photograph suggests that American aviator Amelia Earhart and her navigator Fred Noonan may have survived the crash landing of their final flight more than 80 years ago. The never-before-seen photo, provided by the National Archives, is presumed to show Earhart and Noonan after
Elementary-age Girl Scouts were transformed into feminist icons, including Hillary Clinton and Amelia Earhart, in honor of Women's History Month.
To celebrate Women’s History Month, a group of Girl Scouts stepped into the shoes of iconic female leaders, from Amelia Earhart to Lucille Ball and Condoleezza Rice . The New York-area Girl Scouts, chosen from a pool of more than 300 applicants, physically and mentally transformed into the women
After nearly three years and $160 million dedicated to scouring the bottom of the Indian Ocean, authorities suspended the search today for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. The Boeing 777, with 239 people on board, disappeared after inexplicably veering off course on March 8, 2014, in turn creating the
From Amelia Earhart to Dan Cooper, these are six of the most prominent aviation mysteries in history.
MOORESVILLE, N.C. -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. won't race "Amelia" again. Earnhardt's favorite car, which he drove to wins at both Talladega and Daytona in 2015, will rest on his property in the woods with a collection of torn-up race cars he has collected from his team and others over the years.