Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi
The Statue of Liberty Was Originally Intended to Celebrate the End of American Slavery
We spoke with Ed Berenson, author of <i>The Statue of Liberty: A Transatlantic Story</i>, about the little-known origins of the iconic statue in New York Harbor.
Egypt's President Vows to Defeat Terrorists During Suez Canal Expansion Ceremony
More than 140 years after its initial opening, the government hopes the expansion project will double the annual revenue generated by the canal.