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What's in a Name? Hillary Clinton Has Lost the Vote in 8 'Clinton' Counties
Hillary Clinton won her home states of New York and Arkansas, but she isn't winning her namesake counties. There are "Clinton" Counties in at least nine states. So far, having the same last name in a county is not helping the former secretary of state. She has lost all eight Clinton Counties that
Historic Sites Get More Visitors Thanks to 'Hamilton' Fans
Historic sites connected to Alexander Hamilton are getting a lot more visitors than they used to, thanks to a little Broadway show you might have heard of
Get to Know 'Hamilton' Breakout Star Daveed Diggs
Fans of the historically-bent, hip-hop heavy Broadway success "Hamilton" know Daveed Diggs -- the incredibly talented artist, who can bust a rap at the snap of a finger. "Real Biz with Recebba Jarvis" had the multi-faceted star in studio for a look at his blossoming career, but while Jarvis had him
Lin-Manuel Miranda and 'Hamilton' Cast Talk with Students about the Show's Creation
Broadway's hit musical welcomes students to the Richard Rogers Theater for a unique education program about the life of Alexander Hamilton.
Lifesize Stonehenge Replica 'Foamhenge' Needs New Home
On a historic plot of land in a small Virginia county rests a life-sized styrofoam replica of England’s most famous Stonehenge monument – “Foamhenge.” Mark Cline, who conceived the idea 20 years ago, built Foamhenge in time for its first appearance on April Fool’s Day in 2004. Despite visitors
Ben Carson, Donald Trump Say Harriet Tubman Shouldn't Be on $20 Bill
Both men said Harriet Tubman's image should instead be placed on the two dollar bill.
Donald Trump Wants Harriet Tubman on $2 Bill
The Treasury Department's decision to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill with abolitionist Harriet Tubman was met with mixed results. Donald Trump has weighed in, saying the move was “pure political correctness.” "Well, Andrew Jackson had a great history and I think it's very rough when you
Jackie Robinson's contracts with Brooklyn Dodgers, Montreal Royals set for display
An entrepreneur says he has unearthed the sports equivalent of the Emancipation Proclamation: one of the original contracts Jackie Robinson signed with the Brooklyn Dodgers. Mykalai Kontilai, who is using the discovery to launch his auction business Collectors Café, says he purchased the 1947
Lightning Round with Fabio
We test Fabio's knowledge of American history the day after he becomes a citizen.