A tour of the Westminster section of London features the House of Commons; House of Lords; and Westminster Abbey, including the coronation site of every English monarch since 1066. Included: the theft of the Stone of Destiny (part of the coronation chair first used by Edward the Confessor in 1296) in 1950; and its return in time for Queen Elizabeth II's coronation in 1953.
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Author Sue Eisenfeld discusses the creation of Shenandoah National Park, which involved displacing thousands of longtime residents from Virginia's Blue Ridge mountains.Watch now →
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