DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The remains of a Marine from Iowa will soon return to his home state 76 years after his death in World War II.
LA CAMBE, France (AP) — Make-believe pilots in faded flight suits. Men in steel helmets, driving lovingly restored jeeps. Women dressed as French resistance fighters or wartime factory...
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OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — Women didn't get much of a mention in the 75th anniversary commemorations of D-Day that focused largely on the fighting exploits of men, yet without them Adolf Hitler...
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PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire bridge has been replaced and rededicated to a World War II submarine crew member who died when the vessel sank in August 1944.
DOVER, England (AP) — It took but a few moments for retired Rear Adm. John Roberts to get back into the swing of military life as he arrived Sunday at the English Channel port of Dover to board a...
CHAMBOIS, France (AP) — In the spring that followed the terrible battle, the grass grew especially thick and green, fertilized by thousands of corpses that had been plowed into mass...
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A Virginia National Guard sergeant accused of stealing World War II-era dog tags from the National Archives and Records Administration in Maryland has pleaded guilty to a...
SHARON, S.C. (AP) — Living to be 100 years old is just one more thing a two-war veteran living in South Carolina can add to his list of accomplishments.
MECHANICSVILLE, Va. (AP) — A 93-year-old veteran from Virginia is finally getting a diploma, more than 75 years after World War II interrupted his education.
CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago post office has been named in honor of an original member of the famed all-black Tuskegee Airmen who flew scores of missions in World War II.
NEEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts solider killed in World War II has been laid to rest after his remains were recently identified.
WCVB-TV reports a memorial service was held Saturday at...
BROCKTON, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts' last known Pearl Harbor survivor has died.
The Brockton Enterprise reports George Hursey died Tuesday at a nursing home in Brockton from natural causes....
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A World War II veteran who will turn 105 on Veterans Day is being honored by U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan.
Hassan will join Martin Roy, of Manchester, on Saturday at the...
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian troops clad in World War II-era uniforms marched Thursday across Moscow's Red Square in a reconstruction of a legendary wartime parade.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) — Military authorities say the remains of a Marine from Pennsylvania killed in the Pacific during World War II have been identified.
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The first thing director Roland Emmerich should do after his latest movie "Midway" hits theaters is apologize.
Apologize to the visual effects crew, the stuntmen, the carpenters, the...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Lt. Thomas J.E. Crotty's capture during World War II made him the first Coast Guard prisoner of war since the War of 1812.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A U.S. defense agency has identified and recovered the body of a Utah Marine about 76 years after he was killed in battle during World War II.
DETROIT (AP) — A 100-year-old World War II veteran from Michigan has finally been honored for guarding the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
MOSCOW (AP) — An official Russian commission has recommended a presidential pardon for a Norwegian serving a 14-year sentence for espionage.
The recommendation was reported Thursday, one day...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The government says the remains of a Marine who died in a Pacific island battle during World War II have been identified as a 23-year-old Philadelphia man.
MIDWAY ATOLL, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (AP) — A crew of deep-sea explorers and historians looking for lost World War II warships have found a second Japanese aircraft carrier that went down...
MIDWAY ATOLL, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (AP) — The Latest on a group of deep-sea researchers looking for sunken World War II ships (all times local):
MILAN (AP) — Italian authorities evacuated 4,000 people from the center of the northern city of Bolzano on Sunday to defuse a World War II bomb found during construction.
PRESTON, Conn. (AP) — A memorial is being organized to honor two World War II Navy pilots who were killed when their fighter planes collided midair and crashed in Connecticut.
MIDWAY ATOLL, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (AP) — Deep-sea explorers scouring the world's oceans for sunken World War II ships are focusing in on debris fields deep in the Pacific, in an area...
BOSTON (AP) — The remains of a Massachusetts airman killed during World War II have been identified.
The Pentagon's Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency said Friday the remains of U.S. Army Air...
PARIS (AP) — A lawyer for a New York art dealer said Monday his client is back in the United States after a French court ruled against surrendering him to Poland.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The young boys who didn't come back are the real heroes of World War II.
That's how Albuquerque resident John Rumancik feels about his service in the effort to...
HELSINKI (AP) — George Clooney said on Thursday he was appalled U.S. President Donald Trump partly justified the decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria by stating Kurds "didn't help us with...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is awarding a posthumous pardon to a leading metal scientist whose work helped secure an Allied victory in World War II.
SELKIRK, N.Y. (AP) — Francis S. Currey, who received the Medal of Honor for actions during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II, has died at his home in upstate New York. He was 94.
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WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Authorities in southern Poland say two skilled army soldiers have been killed and four have been injured while trying to defuse World War II explosives recently found in the...
TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese exhibit dedicated to censored art reopened Tuesday after being forced to close because of threats over a statue symbolizing World War II Korean "comfort women" sexually...