Frederick Douglass

Black History Month: Can't Get to the Museums? Try the Shops

Many of America's museums have special events planned to highlight the Black History Month. But if you can't get to the events, you can at least order your history to go: Most of America's top civil rights museums sell items from their gift shops online.

U.S. May Face Steep Tab in Haiti Rebuilding

President Obama has offered Haiti the United States' 'full support' after the island nation suffered an epic earthquake. What he did not mention is America's generosity may come with a hefty price tag to U.S. taxpayers as the deficit mushrooms from the cost of wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.