History

A History of Body Piercings

Piercing of the body actually goes way back into history. In fact, the oldest known body piercings are in excess of five thousand years old. These ancient piercings consisted of two large plugs that were inserted into a man's ears. In addition, the Egyptians in ancient history also practiced all sorts of body adornments. Belly button piercing was...
Jan 8, 2015 |

Live Entertainment and Lush History

The Great Falls Civic Center was built just after one of America's most troubling times. This entertainment and conference venue rose from the ashes of the Great Depression, a direct result of Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal. The Work Projects Administration, or WPA, made the Civic Center possible when the organization was created in 1935.
Dec 26, 2014 |

Wedding Entertainment - From Ball Room To Barn Dance - A History

Making music and singing is an instinctive reaction to life's main events - births, marriages and deaths are celebrated or mourned by music in many cultures across the globe. From tribal beats in Africa to folk singing in China, most countries and cultures have a traditional way of expressing their joy at the union of two people.
Dec 26, 2014 |

A History of Blizzard Entertainment

Blizzard Entertainment has proven to be one of the most talented video game companies in the history of the industry. From their founding in 1991 by 3 UCLA grads to the release of their most recent game, Starcraft 2, they are going stronger than ever and will continue to make games for the foreseeable future.
Dec 26, 2014 |

BBC Bristol Entertainment

Guide to events, places, people and history in and around Bristol.
Apr 7, 2016 |

History.com

Includes show list, schedule, video gallery, and resources.
Apr 7, 2016 |

History Museum of Western Virginia

Find out information on exhibits and events, educational programs, museum shop, and links.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Flood Zone Entertainment

Includes history, entertainment, press clips, events calendar, and more.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Isle of Wight Festival

Official page of the Isle Wight Festival. Also contains history, gallery of photos, and forums for the event.
Apr 7, 2016 |

Vienna City Marathon

Located in Italy with tourism information, message forum, history of the event, hall of fame and past results.
Feb 15, 2016 |

Now on the threshold of the French presidency, who is Marine Le Pen?

When Marine Le Pen was a child growing up in Paris, her friends never slept over – their parents wouldn’t allow it. Ms. Le Pen describes in her autobiography, “A Contre Flots,” or “Against the... Read More

Witnesses to execution test a 'somber civic duty'

Dale Baich has watched 13 people die in the Arizona death chamber. One in particular has stayed with him: convicted murderer Joe Woods, who took nearly two hours to die. In some respects, Mr.... Read More

For Turkey's Erdoğan, new powers present fresh challenges

Dressed all in black and with a string of prayer beads wrapped around his wrist, the bearded election monitor in Istanbul's conservative Fatih district predicted that a “yes” result to expand... Read More