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“I have been researching my genealogy since 1996. This year, I discovered the names of my grandmother’s grandparents. However, their birthplace is proving to be a mystery. It is listed as Hacot Eurville, Ga. I have searched the Web for information about this place and find nothing. My grandmother and her parents lived in Lowndes County, Ga., and Hamilton County, Fla., so I suspect Hacot Eurville, Ga., may have been a community located in or near Lowndes County that is now extinct. Can you help me solve this mystery, please?” —Sam Henry
We gathered 10 moments in film and song that capture the essence of the anti-apartheid movement.
Have you ever played that game where you try to one-up Scandal’s writers’ room and come up with the craziest thing that could happen next? No? Good, because you’ll lose. Every. Single. Time.
Watching the world mourn the loss of Nelson Mandela is an experience at turns uplifting and incredibly odd.
November marks the fourth straight month in which the job market has been looking up, the Associated Press reports.