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Antiques Roadshow heads to Bonanzaville

See the season's biggest find on Antiques Roadshow
By Fred Vigeant

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Bombing Auschwitz

Consider the ultimate dilemma. Would an Allied attack on Auschwitz have stopped future atrocities?
By Fred Vigeant

Posthumously unsealed trove of T.S. Eliot letters reveal ill-fated relationship with Emily Hale

In dueling narratives about their relationship, the pair talk about the comfort they found in one another during Eliot’s unhappy marriage to his first wife, Vivienne Haigh-Wood. However, they offer conflicting portrayals of their intimate friendship.

By Nicholas Pugliese/WHYY

Hundreds reenact George Washington’s daring Christmas Day Delaware River crossing

Thousands came out Wednesday to an annual reenactment of George Washington’s surprise Christmas Day crossing of Delaware River.

By Jonathan Wilson/WHYY