Finished in 1943, the Pentagon is a symbol of U.S. military might. It's also one of the places attacked on 9/11.
Construction on the Pentagon started on Sept. 11, 1941, in the midst of World War II. The five-sided design was chosen to accommodate existing roads around the building's original site near Arlington National Cemetery; a different site was ultimately picked, but the design was kept, according to the History Channel.
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Two 15-year-old female students were killed in Friday morning's shooting at Independence High School in Glendale, Arizona, police said.
Police say man was attacked getting out of his car
A tractor trailer and garbage truck collided about 8:30 a.m.
While it’s apparently not yet a done deal, Bethlehem officials are thrilled at the prospect of a FedEx distribution center soon being built in the city.
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Her son and his friend killed 13 people at Columbine High School almost 17 years ago. Sue Klebold has lived with guilt since -- guilt for what her son did and how she, a loving mother, raised a boy who became a mass murderer.
Staff is working to make sure animals are protected from this weekend's frigid temperatures
Jamie Silvonek, a Lehigh County teenager, has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder for the death of her mother.
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Ursinus College has canceled classes Friday as it continues to investigate a stomach illness outbreak on its campus in Montgomery County.
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Ever wonder just what a presidential candidate is worth? Take a look at the net worth estimates for each of the remaining Republican and Democratic candidates as compiled by Forbes.
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Charles Darwin and Abe Lincoln share a birthday, Superman makes his radio debut, President Clinton is acquitted in his impeachment trial, and Charles Schulz dies, all on this day.
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