Civil War


Unprecedented Release Of Historical Documents To Unlock Heritage For African-Americans

FamilySearch, the world’s largest genealogical organization, is hoping to change how African-Americans understand their legacy.

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Civil War Sites To Visit In Virginia This Summer

Want to explore some of the most historic sites in U.S. history? Check out this list of the top civil war sites in Virginia from Carlo DeVito, author of “Mrs. Lee’s Rose Garden.”


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Civil War Cannonball Discovered In Orange County Raises Questions Amongst Historians

A cannonball said to date back to the Civil War is raising questions amongst historians after being discovered in San Diego Creek near Irvine.


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Best Destinations For The Wine Lover’s Vacation

While Napa Valley deserves to be mentioned on any short list of the country’s top wine destinations, there are several other destinations nationwide that are worthy of merit.



Explore The South: Sights To Behold In America’s Southern Region

Featuring many of America’s oldest cities, superb food, refined beauty and world famous attractions, the South has something to offer for all walks of life.


Confederate flag supporters demonstrate on the north steps of the capitol building 06 April, 2000 in Columbia, SC. The US southern state is split into two factions -- those for and those against the Confederate flag remaining above the capitol building. The 'Get in Step with the People of South Carolina' march, led by Charleston, SC, mayor Joe Riley, started in Charleston on 02 April, 2000 and proceeded approximately 120 miles to the captial of Columbia to protest the flag's placement above the capitol. (credit: ERIK PEREL/AFP/Getty Images)

Calif. Bill Banning State Sale Of Confederate Flag Passes

California state government departments will be prohibited from selling or displaying items with an image of the Confederate flag under a bill that passed the Assembly on Monday.


EUGENE, OR - NOVEMBER 19: Running back LaMichael James #21 of the Oregon Ducks points his way as he runs with the ball in the first quarter of the game against the Arizona Wildcats at Autzen Stadium on November 19, 2011 in Eugene, Oregon. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Oregon Ducks Rebound With Win Against Oregon State

After Oregon’s loss to Stanford last weekend, running back Kenjon Barner figured there were three ways for the Ducks to respond in the Civil War against Oregon State.


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Oregon Wins Civil War, Will Face UCLA In Pac-12 Title Game

LaMichael James ran for 142 yards before leaving with what appeared to be a left elbow injury, and No. 9 Oregon beat Oregon State 49-21 Saturday to clinch the Pac-12 North and a spot in the conference’s first championship game.


Copper plaques like the one missing here, have been stolen from Sunnyside Cemetery. (credit:

Group Looks To Restore Stolen Civil War Monuments From Sunnyside Cemetery

Thieves made off with copper plaques from a Long Beach cemetery, but some veterans are helping to raise funds to replace the stolen items. Thieves made off with copper plaques from a Long Beach cemetery, but some veterans are helping to raise funds to replace the stolen items.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/04/2011

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Documentarian Ken Burns Will Tackle Vietnam Film

Having already done the Civil War and World War II, Ken Burns is working on a documentary about the Vietnam War.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/28/2011