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Record-Setting Face Transplant Gives California Man New Lease On Life

Record-Setting Face Transplant Gives California Man New Lease On Life

Eleven months ago, Cameron Underwood was without most of his lower jaw, his nose, and all but one of this teeth.
This Week In History News, Nov. 18 – 24

This Week In History News, Nov. 18 – 24

Photo of Hitler hugging a Jewish girl sells at auction, Harvard researcher determines history's worst year, archaeologists unearth Egyptian cat mummies.
The Mountain Meadows Massacre: The Mass Murder Mormons Blamed On Native Americans

The Mountain Meadows Massacre: The Mass Murder Mormons Blamed On Native Americans

The Mountain Meadows Massacre of Sept. 11, 1857, has been hailed by historians as "the most hideous example of the human cost exacted by religious fanaticism in American history until 9/11."
This Week In History News, Nov. 11 – 17

This Week In History News, Nov. 11 – 17

Nazi camp guard on trial at age 94, mystery of Earth's oldest natural mummy finally solved, dirty joke found on 2,000-year-old bathroom mosaic.
This Week In History News, Nov. 4 – 10

This Week In History News, Nov. 4 – 10

Haunting Pompeii skeletons unearthed, Salem witch trials house goes up for sale, mysteries of Egypt's pyramids unlocked.
This Week In History News, Oct. 28 – Nov. 3

This Week In History News, Oct. 28 – Nov. 3

College students open up 1993 time capsule, researchers uncover world's oldest shipwreck, archaeologists find oldest weapons in North America.
This Week In History News, Oct. 21 – 27

This Week In History News, Oct. 21 – 27

Massive Viking ship discovered, Ancient Roman child found in "vampire burial," World War I brought to life in colorized footage.
This Week In History News, Oct. 14 – 20

This Week In History News, Oct. 14 – 20

Iron Age chariot discovered with horse and rider, Neanderthal found to be eaten by giant bird, Vesuvius believed to have boiled the blood and brains of its victims.
This Week In History News, Oct. 7 – 13

This Week In History News, Oct. 7 – 13

Girl pulls ancient sword from lake, researchers uncover identity of New York mystery mummy, lasers reveal hidden Maya structures.
This Week In History News, Sept. 30 – Oct. 6

This Week In History News, Sept. 30 – Oct. 6

Gigantic new dinosaur discovered, the violent history of Mongol China comes to light, and a 400-year-old shipwreck leaves researchers in awe.
This Week In History News, Sept. 23 – 29

This Week In History News, Sept. 23 – 29

Jesus' possible use of cannabis oil, the mystery of "art's most scandalous vagina," and an unearthed medieval board game.