Today in History for September 2nd

September 1, 2018

Highlights of this day in history: Japan signs surrender, officially ending World War II; Union forces occupy Atlanta during the Civil War; A great fire ravages medieval London; Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh dies; Wreckage of the Titanic found. (Sept. 2)

John McCain’s Death Mourned in Vietnam

August 26, 2018

Flowers lay at a statue in Hanoi, Vietnam marking the spot where Sen. John McCain was captured after his plane was shot down in 1967. After his death, Vietnamese are mourning his legacy of advocating for normalization between the two countries. (Aug. 26)

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