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Orioles History: 45 Years Ago The Team Clinched Title At Home

It has been more than four decades since the Orioles clinched a division title at home.

09/16/2014

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Baltimore Orioles Playoff History

With the Orioles strong 2014 season & a trip to the playoffs in store we take a look back at every Baltimore Orioles post season appearance & result!

09/16/2014

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Star-Spangled Spectacular Hosts President Obama For A Tour Of Fort McHenry

More than 1 million people are expected in Baltimore this weekend to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the national anthem.

09/12/2014

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Smithsonian To Open New History Galleries In 2015

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History plans to open its first section of newly renovated galleries next year with a focus on innovation and the history of American business.

09/10/2014

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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

08/07/2014

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Smithsonian Explores Impact of Hawaii Air Travel

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum is opening a new yearlong exhibit exploring the impact of air travel to the Hawaiian Islands.

07/25/2014

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Curators Cull Famous Signatures From U.S. Archives

An eclectic mix of some of the most cherished autographs in history — including those of George Washington and Michael Jackson — will be on display to showcase what curators say is the dying art of the signature.

03/19/2014

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15 Of The World’s Oldest Bars (The Beer’s Fresh, Though)

Visiting local restaurants and bars is one of the best parts about traveling. Check out any of these old bars – most of which are older than America.

01/22/2014

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Holocaust Museum Marks Kristallnacht Anniversary

On Thursday, four Washington-area Holocaust survivors organized a gathering with German Ambassador Peter Ammon to mark the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht.

11/08/2013

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Ravens Look For 12th Straight Win Over Browns

There’s never been any love lost between the Ravens and Browns, NFL step-brothers with a shared history.

11/02/2013

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John Brown Slept Here, School In Hagerstown Says

The University System of Maryland campus in Hagerstown is displaying an unusual piece of Civil War history.

10/22/2013

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Smithsonian Displays Rare ‘Souvenirs’ Of History

The old American tradition of keeping souvenirs as historical mementos is the focus of a new exhibit at the Smithsonian Institution.

08/11/2013

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