America’s first president emerges from this marvelous biography an admirable, flawed, and very human figure.
A new ranking by Kiplinger's Personal Finance examines the best private colleges in America and then sifts them for best value. Which gives you the best education for the lowest net cost – the cost of tuition and fees after financial aid? Here are the Top 10 best values:
From 'Seward's folly' to the marshall plan, a snapshot of American diplomacy of the past.
The Supreme Court was designed by the Founders to be elitist.
In 1789 George Washington checked out a pair of books from a New York library. Their return is still awaited.
Readers write about the continuing debate over the size of the federal government, why students should be protected by the Constitution in school, and how Obama shows strength.