US Mint's series of $1 presidential coins have lost value with the dollar's slide. But the US Mint's presidential spouse coins, made of gold, have doubled in value.
Voluntary carbon offsets are a 'Wild West' market ripe for fraud, exaggeration, and poorly run projects that probably do little to ease global warming.
Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell’s controversial proclamation of Confederate History Month should help us remember the South’s rebellion for what it really was.
A visitor finds unexpected solace in Normandy.
Geraldine Brooks’s new novel offers lessons in tolerance.
The new novel by Pulitzer Prize winner Geraldine Brooks features a book that becomes a witness to history.