Tag: England

The Latest on the Ariana Grande Concert Blast in Manchester

The Latest on the Ariana Grande Concert Blast in Manchester Panic Grips Manchester Arena After Explosion The police suspect terrorism after a deadly explosion at an arena in Manchester, England, where the American pop singer Ariana Grande had been performing. ■ Twenty-two people were killed and 59 others were wounded in what appeared to be […]

Hidden Histories of 3 Popular Nursery Rhymes

Hidden Histories of 3 Popular Nursery Rhymes Though written for children, nursery rhymes often conceal references to historical events. Here are the hidden stories behind three popular nursery rhymes. Humpty Dumpty This classic nursery rhyme is also a history lesson in the English Civil War. Humpty Dumpty was not originally an egg, as immortalized by […]