National Archives

Former President Bill Clinton speaks at the "Let Freedom Ring" ceremony, Aug. 28, 2013, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. (WhiteHouse.gov video still)

Library releasing documents from Clinton years

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Archives plans to release about 4,000 pages of previously confidential documents involving former President Bill Clinton’s administration. Some of the topics include the president’s health care task force and the […]

02/28/2014

President Franklin D. Roosevelt in his wheelchair in slideshow released by the FDR Library on YouTube.

Ind. prof finds film of FDR’s secret disability

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana college professor has found rare film footage showing President Franklin Delano Roosevelt being pushed in a wheelchair, depicting a secret not revealed to the public until after his death. Franklin […]

07/09/2013

George Washington (AP Photo)

Founding fathers’ writings made easy

If you’ve always wanted to read the writings of our nation’s founding fathers, but didn’t want to spend hours Google searching, a collaborative website that’s up and running may be just the thing for you. […]

07/04/2013

Smithsonian Secretary Wayne Clough (AP Photo)

Smithsonian to close galleries due to budget cuts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Budget cuts from Congress will soon reduce the number of free exhibitions on view each day at the Smithsonian Institution and will furlough U.S. Park Police officers who guard the nation’s monuments.

04/16/2013

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