Topic: The Library of Congress
Recordings of famous musicians performing Bob Dylan classics, an HBO movie about the 2008 economic crisis, a collection of lullabies sung by music superstar Azam Ali, and more recommendations.
05/20/2011 03:56 pm
Internet's easy access has pumped new life into ancestor research.
05/13/2011 05:18 pm
To finance the Civil War, the Union government levied taxes on products, companies, and incomes. How income taxes have – and haven't – changed in the 150 years since.
04/12/2011 07:48 pm
On Capitol Hill, the Libya intervention has elicited antiwar voices from opposite ends of the political spectrum. Their point in common: The power to make war resides with Congress.
03/21/2011 10:09 pm
The budget plans will give both Democrats and Republicans a sense of where the votes are and a road map for going forward.
03/04/2011 09:50 pm
Seventy-four books from Thomas Jefferson’s personal library have been discovered at Washington University.
02/22/2011 01:43 pm
In Pictures Black History Month
How many documents are classified exactly? That's a secret. But here's an educated guess (in case WikiLeaks is interested).
12/21/2010 02:30 pm
In the view of the US government, many of the WikiLeaks documents are still classified, and reading classified documents without clearance is illegal. Critics say the warning is censorship.
12/07/2010 02:42 pm
Kennedy Center honors five in 2010, including Oprah Winfrey, Paul McCartney, Bill T. Jones, Merle Haggard, and Jerry Herman.
12/06/2010 01:05 pm