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Updated: November 24, 2021 | 10:13 am

Formerly enslaved people made an impact at Dickinson College. The school is now honoring their names

After research into the college’s ties to slavery, a residence hall and a gate will be renamed.

By Gabriela Martínez

25 Years of Antiques Roadshow

Celebrate 25 years of ROADSHOW with some of our best appraisals ever including a $1,000,000 find!

By Fred Vigeant

Hindenburg’s Flaw

A fresh look at the Hindenburg explosion reveals the flaws that directly led to the disaster.

By Fred Vigeant

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True Colors on Antiques Roadshow

Feast your eyes on a rainbow of ROADSHOW’s most colorful treasures, including a $100,000 find!

By Fred Vigeant

Keystones Oral History

By Fred Vigeant

Citizen Hearst

Explore the life of William Randolph Hearst. The model for Orson Welles’s Citizen Kane, he controlled a vast media empire, wielded unprecedented power and influence, and forever transformed the media’s role in American life and politics.

By Fred Vigeant

Hallowed ground: How the stories of Gettysburg and Flight 93 intertwine in the nation’s history

"I think Flight 93 and Gettysburg are in that small group of events that have occurred over the history of this country that have no equals."
By Tim Lambert