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Much-deserved recognition was long in coming for Stefan Banič, whose designing of a workable parachute on the eve of World War I saved the lives of many American flyers.
The Rest of the Story: Forget the Barbie dolls. Here's the legend of Saint Barbara, patron on artillerymen and bomb squads.
Abraham Lincoln was not the first, or the only, political leader who set slaves free. A century before Abe, one of the "bad guys" did so too, with profound and far-reaching consequences.
When it comes to the twin traditions of athletic prowess and military service to one's country, few families can surpass the relatives of Edgar Allan Poe.
College football is losing its most precious attraction - traditional rivalries. Tom Burke spoke on the issue when he emceed the Gridiron Club of Greater Boston's College Awards Banquet on January 10.
My suggestion for a photo of the day: A view from Roxbury Latin at dawn.
What the Mayans really meant when they supposedly predicted the end of the world.
No "Happy Holidays" for me this year. "Merry Christmas" and "Happy Chanukah" are the way that all Americans - religiously observant or not - should extend greetings of the season.
Veterans Day 2012 is a good time to remember, and endeavor to apply, the lessons of Armistice Day.
#thevote This is what I will have in mind when I got to the polling place on Tuesday.
Good idea, Gretchen! Just call me Mr. Peabody.
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My Old Year’s Resolution
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