The copy of the proclamation that's signed by Lincoln and Secretary of State William Seward will be displayed between June 15 and July 6.
Amazon said Wednesday that it will hold its annual Prime Day over two days in June this year, the earliest it has ever held the sales event.
Juneteenth commemorates the date in 1865 when the last enslaved Black people in the U.S. learned from Union soldiers in Texas that they were free, more than two years after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed.
This holiday weekend will feel something closer to Memorial Days of old as more states lift COVID-19 restrictions. Get the latest updates and view maps and charts showing rising vaccination and waning infections and deaths in the U.S.
Memorial day weekend is just around the corner, and hopefully you’re planning to do more than just a barbecue to celebrate the holiday! Buzz60…
As we remember, honor and thank all that have served, we will be giving our carriers and delivery staff the opportunity to spend the holiday a…
Senate Bill 1965 would make June 19 an annual state holiday to commemorate the end of slavery in the United States after Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863.
Easter is coming up very soon and in case you and your family haven’t made Easter plans; don’t sweat! Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.
We've got nothing but love for peculiar town names—we are the home of Normal, after all. Here are 24 Illinois communities with rather interest…
Valentine’s Day wasn’t always known as the day of love. It was once associated with sacrifice and murder. Buzz60’s Taisha Henry has the story.