The United States Mint said Monday it has begun shipping quarters featuring the image of poet Maya Angelou, the first coins in its American Women Quarters Program.
A South African Cabinet minister on Friday urged the cancellation of an upcoming U.S. auction of a key to the Robben Island prison cell where Nelson Mandela, the country's first Black president, was long jailed for his opposition to apartheid.
A Mount Vernon estate is setting the record for the most expensive property in the DMV area, according to Chesapeake Bay Magazine.
Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., explained his hesitance to vote for more spending in President Biden's Build Back Better plan by noting that the United States has already spent more money amid the COVID-19 pandemic than it did in fighting World War II, in today's dollars.
A collection of historic weapons that reportedly once belonged to Napoléon Bonaparte will be put up for auction.
The fossilized skeleton known as “Big John” will be sold by the Drouot auction house in Paris on Oct. 21.
Hobby Lobby purchased the 3,500-year-old clay tablet to be displayed at the Washington, D.C.-based Museum of the Bible.
1,200-year-old gold coins discovered in Israel
Amateur archaeologist finds 'golden canon' ball fossil
French Impressionist Claude Monet's masterpieces are no strangers to record-breaking bids when they go up for auction.
Archaeologists using laser scans have revealed new details of the building venerated as the site of Jesus’ Last Supper.”