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  • Call of Duty: Ghosts
    'Call of Duty: Ghosts' 'Invasion' DLC unveiled and release date revealed
    Whether gamers are ready or not, the next round of “Call of Duty: Ghosts” downloadable content is on its way. On Thursday Activision launched a brand new trailer on YouTube showcasing the new “Invasion” DLC that is due to...
  • Gavel
    Bangladesh court hands down 152 death penalties for 2009 mutiny
    In a case of mutiny from 2009, 152 paramilitary ex-soldiers have been given the death penalty for their roles in the killing of 74 people, of which 57 were army officials, in Bangladesh. According to the LA Times on Nov. 5, Judge Mohammed...
  • African american history - Houston riots of 1917
    African american history - Houston riots of 1917
    Shortly after World War I, the War Department ordered two military installations built in Harris County – Camp Logan and Ellington Field. The Third Battalion of the Twenty-fourth Infantry regiment, A Buffalo Soldier unit, was ordered to...
  • The Marine Museum presents The Strange Case of the Oswego Four
    The Marine Museum presents The Strange Case of the Oswego Four
    The first lecture of the 2011 H. Lee White Marine Museum history series will be presented Saturday afternoon, April 9, at 1:30 PM. Featured speaker, Steve Wapen, will present the topic “The Strange Case of the Oswego Four: Mutiny &...
  • Flying Cloud
    Mutiny aboard California bound ships
    When passengers for California made a bargain with a ship captain for passage they expected that the terms of that agreement be adhered to fairly and honestly. This was not always done. Many ship captains were as corrupt on land as they were...
  • Clipper ship Sweepstakes
    Justice on the voyage around Cape Horn
    The gold seekers who chose to sail to California by sea also had their experiences with what might be called Lynch law. But the men who opted for the long route, around Cape Horn at the tip of South America, were a different class than those who...
  • Suprise!  Johnny Depp entertains London school children
    Suprise! Johnny Depp entertains London school children
    Did you ever want to stage a mutiny at school? Beatrice Delap thought she wanted to, so she wrote a letter to Captain Jack Sparrow (aka Johnny Depp) from Pirates of the Caribbean. The 9-year-old wanted advice about starting a mutiny against the...