Mike Thomson explores a document pointing at American treachery prior to Pearl Harbour.
The Jack Reacher author Lee Child investigates the unusual life of author John D Macdonald
How abstract votes will affect the nomination of Democratic presidential candidate.
President Theodore Roosevelt's attempt to unite America under the English language.
Chris Bowlby profiles George Mitchell, President Obama's newly-appointed Middle East envoy
A tribute to Jackie Robinson (1919 – 1972) the first black Major League baseball player.
The US Secretary of State caught up in the Ukraine impeachment scandal.
Lord Powell nominates Ronald Reagan, with assistance from Edmund Morris.
Lord Powell nominates Ronald Reagan for great life status.
Is there any such thing as 'today's news'?
As Britain faces a General Election, questions over possible Reagan second term.
The 1996 New Hampshire primary election.
How close were Pope John Paul II and Ronald Reagan at the end of the Cold War?
The last stand of General E Lee in North Virginia on 9th July 1865.
President Reagan admits to having skin cancer removed from nose.
Pundits speculate on Reagan's true intentions while the Carter regime plays on.
Matthew Parris meets US Ambassador Matthew Barzun to talk about his wartime predecessor.
Badly-timed statement from US defence secretary upsets Labour Party conference.
How catchphrases become part of the American language.
Big freeze hits farming and housing as economic recession continues.