Historians have underestimated the death count of WWI by a huge margin

Yikes, as if we didn't already think the First World War claimed enough victims: A French historian says the number of soldiers killed in the Great War has been vastly understated — a death count too low by as many as one million. » 1/24/14 8:00pm 1/24/14 8:00pm

Released documents show U.S. helped hush Soviet massacre of thousands

It's often said during wartime that "the enemy of my enemy is my friend." Nowhere in the annals of history is this more true than the uneasy alliance that was hoisted upon the United States and the Soviet Union during World War II. Now, 72 years later, the U.S. National Archives has released 1,000 declassified… » 9/11/12 7:30am 9/11/12 7:30am