In early history, eggs were part of spring festivals and were considered proof of the renewal of life. Similarly, lamb, which is ready for harvest in spring, is a sign of goodness. Today they are a symbol of spring and Easter celebrations.
Halloween is a tradition that America has made its own, but America is not the only country to celebrate Halloween Traditions or remembrances of the dead.
Nothing says Cinco de Mayo, or yummy, like authentic Mexican pork tacos
Rabbits symbolize the arrival of spring. Rabbits are notoriously fertile, and spring is a time of fertility.
The U.S. income tax did not come into existence until the Civil War. This and more for you to learn!
Bitcoin is still essentially new and remains misunderstood - or not understood at all - in many places around the world.
Irving's point is simple: In our community, tolerance of intolerance is unacceptable.
To avoid further head-scratching over terms recently re-discovered by pundits and wanna-be pundits, following is a basic primer on what these words really mean, and what the users are actually implying.
In his farewell speech, Obama displayed his greatest gifts, his ability to relate and connect, and to thank each of us for our small part in this great country. He was sincere, he was kind, he was genuine.
In the world of foreign policy, there's never a dull moment.
Saudi Arabia’s stock exchange is celebrating the latest OPEC deal, positioning qualified foreign investors for success.
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The impact of Castro's death on Cuba is nothing and everything. Nothing immediately, but everything eventually.
The talk of impeachment reached a fevered pitch this weekend, with an online petition calling for impeachment of Donald Trump gaining signors at a galloping pace, and Professor Allan Lichtman - who predicted the Trump victory - saying he believes Trump will face impeachment shortly after taking office.
The uniquely American form of democracy may have flaws, but it is an amazing system that provides for both the rights of the individual and the greater good. Protecting this democracy is worth the work it requires.
The Supreme Court of the Republic of Haiti announced yesterday that it is holding an emergency meeting in response to the announcement of the Provisional Electoral Council to hold elections on 20 November 2016.
Sectors like consumer discretionary, retail, transportation & travel and restaurants often benefit when consumers don’t have to shell out for higher gas prices.
Neither Hillary Clinton nor Donald Trump did themselves any favors with the undecided vote this week, while those already committed continued to dig in their heels.
Venezuela's military is likely watching the deteriorating situation closely, and will intervene to protect its interests.
New reporting suggests that the US Central Command, CENTCOM, intentionally twisted intelligence about US efforts against ISIS and al Qaeda, jeopardizing US personnel and interests.