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Can You Impeach a President After Their Term Is Over?

While the U.S. Constitution doesn't directly address the issue, historians believe there is precedent to do so.

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Here’s What Happens If a President Won’t Leave Office

It's more complicated than you might think.

Is This the Last Photo Ever Taken of JFK?

On the night of November 21, 1963, President John F. Kennedy flew to Texas for a five-city re-election campaign tour....

Notable Events You Forgot Happened When the Class of 2018 Was Starting School

When this year's college graduates first started school as fresh-faced kindergartners (circa 2000-2001), the world was a very different place.