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Battle of Yorktown

The Battle of Yorktown, ending on on this day in 1781, at Yorktown, Virginia, was a decisive victory by a combined force of American and French troops over a British Army commanded by Cornwallis.

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Wolfman Jack

Hear the story of broadcasting legend Wolfman Jack, who broadcast his show all over America from a powerful radio station south of the border.

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The True Story Behind Our Halloween Traditions

Americans are expected to spend over $9-billion dollars this year on Halloween, making it the second biggest commercial holiday—behind only Christmas. Today we are going to bring to light the stories that have been hiding in the dark. Answering the question: Why do we do these strange things every Halloween?

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The Kids Who Remade "Raiders Of The Lost Ark"

Why did a bunch of kids in Mississippi remake this 80's classic film scene-by-scene in what has been called the best fan-film ever made? They were just kids having fun.

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Infant Loss: "There Was Nothing I Could Do"

Kerry Goessling bravely shares the story of the birth of her son, Oliver Patrick.

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