Ready to roll: Trump’s inauguration stage.
Trump will be the 44th man to take to the inaugural podium. Very few have left a mark on it.
President Eisenhower and John Foster Dulles in 1956.
In 1952, military man Dwight Eisenhower was elected president without any experience in elective office. Here’s how he built his cabinet.
British prime minister, Anthony Eden, and US president, Dwight Eisenhower, after a conference at the White House in 1956.
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60 years ago, Britain and the US believed they were on the same page when it came to Suez. How wrong they were.
The Lincoln Brigade Memorial in San Francisco.
For many contemporary observers, the Spanish Civil War was seen as very much of a piece with the war against Hitler and Mussolini. But then things changed. Why?
The man to watch: new Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell
No denying it, Tuesday was a big day for Republicans. They took control of the Senate, expanded their majority in the House, and added to the number of governorships they hold. The Senate outcome is rightly…