Shocking photo created a hero, but not to his family

(CNN)– The mob was already waiting for James Zwerg by the time the Greyhound bus eased into the station in Montgomery, Alabama. 

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Space shuttle Endeavour lifts off on its final mission

Injured US congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords sees husband Mark Kelly take the helm as Nasa shuttle nears retirement Endeavour has blasted off on its final space shuttle flight as the mission commander’s wounded wife, the US congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, watched along with an exhilarated crowd well into the thousands.Nasa is winding down its 30-year-old shuttle programme […]

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Lenin Peace Prize Recipients

Seven of the Lenin Peace Prize Recipients: Pablo Picasso, Nikita Khrushchev, Fidel Castro, Linus Pauling, Leonid Brezhnev, Salvador Allende, Indira Gandhi An incomplete list of recipients is shown below Copyright ©2011 Soylent Communications from http://www.nndb.com/honors/283/000099983/ Lenin Peace Prize HONOR International Lenin Prize for Strengthening Peace Among Peoples. Originally (1950-55) the Stalin Peace Prize, re-named as part […]

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K.J. Choi has won The Players Championship

By Golfweek Staff May 15, 2011 7:25 p.m. PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – K.J. Choi has won The Players Championship, defeating David Toms with a par on the first playoff hole to cap a dramatic final day at TPC Sawgrass. Toms (70) drove into a divot on the final hole of regulation, then sank a 20-foot birdie putt […]

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May 15, 1890: Katherine Anne Porter is born

September 28th, 2002 Katherine Anne Porter About Katherine Anne Porter

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The Seven Years War begins May 15, 1756

May 15, 1756: The Seven Years War, a global conflict known in America as the French and Indian War, officially begins when England declares war on France. However, fighting and skirmishes between England and France had been going on in North America for years. In the early 1750s, French expansion into the Ohio River valley repeatedly […]

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