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6 of the best baseball players who served

Major League Baseball is “America’s Pastime.” Regardless of what public opinion suggests, baseball is still king of American sports in the eyes of literally billions around the world.

Its reputation as America’s game is aided, n…

This is the official history of the Coast Guard’s ‘Hell Roarin’ legend

Captain Michael “Hell Roarin'” Healy, known for bringing the reindeer to Alaska, had another claim to fame in the U.S. Revenue Cutter Service, forerunner to the modern-day Coast Guard.

Today in military history: Treaty of Paris formally ends Revolutionary War

In May of 1783, the Treaty of Paris took effect, ending the Revolutionary War and securing American independence from Great Britain. While fighting had ended in 1781, the Treaty of…

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