Escaping from Iran, a Kurdish journalist Behrouz Boochan ended up in the refugee camp on Manus Island, where he had been illegally detained for five years.
Bob Woodward has remained a prominent author, journalist, and critic of both past and current presidencies. After reporting on the Watergate scandal of the 1970s, Woodward continued his writing, which led to his particular critical style.
John McCain may have recently passed, but he will definitely be remembered for ages. The "maverick" was known for his honesty, respect, and utmost loyalty to his country and beliefs.
Which center of European porcelain production should you visit? Choose your favorite works of art to find out!
In Cologne, Germany, a set of ancient Roman walls that were found last year have been identified as a public library - the oldest in Germany.
Although Jane Austen is known for her novels set in the Regency period, it happens that she really, really hated the regent himself, Prince George (later George IV).
Amelia Earhart was the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She disappeared in 1937 while attempting a round-the-world flight. Her life (and disappearance) continue to attract great interest and speculation to this day.