NEWSW.WORLD: Latest World and US News of the Day 10:44, 2019-09-11

Beyond the stories of French WWII POWs? German city grapples with history museum

If walls could talk, what stories would — and should — they tell? In the case of Nazi-built, ex-POW barracks in the German city of Soest, the answer ...

Beyond the stories of French WWII POWs? German city grapples with history museum

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WWII: Germany grapples with honoring Graf Spee captain Captain Hans Langsdorff rescued his crew of more than 1,000 men by scuttling his ship, the Graf Spee, rather than fight a hopeless battle in 1939. Hi...
16:40, 2019-10-01

The British Museum is full of plunder. The Museum of London reflects the city’s soul. Treat yourself to a fascinating look at the capital of the British Empire and its maritime history....
14:16, 2019-11-14

Georgia WWII veterans gets French Legion of Honor KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — A World War II veteran from Georgia has been bestowed with a high honor for his valor on the front lines in France. WXIA-TV repo...
00:36, 2019-06-15

Kentucky WWII veteran to receive French Legion of Honor WILMORE, Ky. (AP) — A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky will be awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distincti...
11:28, 2019-05-14

American WWII veteran reunited with French sweetheart 75 years after they first met An American Second World War veteran was reunited with his French sweetheart 75 years after they fell in love in her hometown in northeastern France....
17:28, 2019-06-13

Kentucky WWII veteran receives French Legion of Honor WILMORE, Ky. (AP) — A 95-year-old World War II veteran in Kentucky has been awarded the French Legion of Honor, that country’s highest distinct...
17:20, 2019-06-10

WWII bomb found in German river detonated A World War II bomb found in a river in Frankfurt, Germany, was safely detonated, police said....
11:52, 2019-04-15

Last US warship sunk by German sub during WWII discovered off Maine Divers have discovered the wreck of the last U.S Navy warship sunk by a German submarine during World War II....
18:32, 2019-07-19

Remains of Thai shooting victims released as city grapples with tragedy Authorities in northern Thailand began releasing bodies to relatives Monday after security forces cornered and killed a soldier who carried out the c...
13:48, 2020-02-10

WWII bomb self-detonates in German field, leaves crater An aging chemical detonator caused a WWII bomb in western Germany to explode without external triggers. The resulting crater made some residents mist...
18:20, 2019-06-24

German president asks for Polish forgiveness on WWII anniversary The leaders of Poland, Germany and the US joined around 30 international guests in Warsaw to mark the 80th anniversary of the start of World War II. ...
14:12, 2019-09-01

Crater in German field apparently caused by WWII bomb BERLIN (AP) — A crater 10 meters (33 feet) wide and 4 meters (13 feet) deep has appeared in a field in central Germany, apparently caused by a World ...
13:24, 2019-06-24

Official: Poland entitled to seek German WWII reparations WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish official says that contrary to German claims, no documents or records show his country ever renounced its right to see...
15:32, 2019-05-21

A Museum of Hangovers is collecting your drunk stories to share with the world Thomas Barwick/Getty Images A Museum of Hangovers opened in Croatia this month, just in time for the party season, to memorialize the nights of one (...
17:52, 2019-12-31

Unexploded WWII Ordnance Was Found At The Site Of Tesla's New German Factory Tesla has sourced a 740-acre plot of land in Gruenheide near Berlin, Germany for the EV company’s first European production facility. On Thursday loc...
04:20, 2020-01-24

Upcoming Museum Sim Lets Players Combine Artifacts To Tell Cool Stories According to its creator, upcoming management sim Mondo Museum represents an ideal version of what museums can be....
22:56, 2019-10-11

Last US warship sunk by German sub during WWII reveals its secrets in eerie images from seabed The wreck of the last U.S. Navy warship sunk by a German submarine during World War II is revealing its secrets in remarkable images from the seabed....
20:16, 2019-09-19

US museum condemns use of its art by German far-right party An American art museum has demanded that the German far-right party Alternative for Germany, or AfD, stop using one of its paintings in campaigns for...
10:08, 2019-04-30

If you need an alternative to French Quarter cocktails and food, try this museum The Southern Food and Beverage Museum allows you to experience Nola traditions in a more genteel atmosphere....
18:36, 2019-07-03

French police detain man who was holed up in Riviera museum French authorities say a man has been detained by police after he was holed up for several hours in a museum in southern France...
13:28, 2019-10-23

Holocaust museum to open in Amsterdam after €4m German gift Germany answers plea for funding in memory of 140,000 Dutch Jews murdered by NazisA Holocaust museum is to be built in Amsterdam after Germany offere...
11:16, 2020-01-15

Royal Jewels of ‘Immeasurable’ Value Are Stolen From a German Museum Artifacts including diamonds, rubies and sapphires, said to be of immeasurable historical value, were taken from a display room in Dresden....
03:12, 2019-11-26

Saxon Royal Jewels Are Stolen From a German Museum Artifacts including diamonds, rubies and sapphires, worth millions and said to be of immeasurable historical value, were taken from a display room in...
17:52, 2019-11-25

'Snow White' gravestone on show in German museum The gravestone honours a lady whose life is believed to have inspired the Snow White fairy tale....
18:24, 2019-08-05

These are 10 of the most controversial, offensive sports team names in history, and the stories of how they came about YouTube/CNN Whether outdated, inappropriate, or just downright offensive, some team names just don't stand the test of time. The Coachella Arabs, the...
17:24, 2020-02-24

New Statue of Liberty Museum Illuminates a Forgotten History The museum, opening Thursday on Liberty Island, reminds visitors of the vague and often dubious ideal of “liberty for all.”...
23:16, 2019-05-15

'Look without looting': the Imperial War Museum charts a history of destruction From burning books to bombed Buddhas, a new exhibition looks at the cultural destruction of war – and the controversial reconstruction efforts that f...
18:36, 2019-07-03

History museum explores Germans’ view of Britain As Brexit looms, one of Germany’s main history museums is examining Germans’ views of the British, complete with a countdown clock that may be reset ...
15:00, 2019-10-04

Natural History Museum will showcase 'fantastic beasts' The Harry Potter universe will be used to shine a light on nature's own amazing creatures....
02:00, 2020-01-08

Cambridge science history museum reopens after renovation The Whipple Museum contains 10,000 scientific instruments with many dating from the 17th Century....
17:28, 2019-05-08

‘Priceless’ treasures worth up to $1 billion stolen from German museum Thieves broke into a German museum housing one of Europe’s largest treasure collections, smashed display cases and made off with three “priceless” se...
16:16, 2019-11-25

No new lead on Dresden museum jewelry heist, say German prosecutors Two months after a brazen robbery at one of Europe's largest treasure collections, an Israeli firm has claimed it was offered the priceless jewels to...
19:44, 2020-01-10

‘Priceless’ treasures swiped from German museum in daring art heist Thieves broke into a German museum housing one of Europe’s largest treasure collections, smashed display cases and made off with three “priceless” se...
16:32, 2019-11-25

Artifacts Collected by a Saxon King are Stolen From a German Museum The vault in Dresden contained gold, crystal and diamonds worth millions. The police could not immediately confirm what had been taken....
13:44, 2019-11-25

German Jewish group applauds museum director’s resignation BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s Central Council of Jews is welcoming the resignation of the director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum amid accusations h...
14:36, 2019-06-15

German museum displays 'real' Snow White's gravestone A museum in Germany says it has got its hands on the long-lost gravestone of the "real Snow White", after it went missing in 1804....
12:52, 2019-08-06

German Chancellor Merkel opens new Bauhaus museum in Dessau The eastern German city of Dessau is marking the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus school of design with a collection of exhibits and objects that tie...
16:24, 2019-09-08

The Essential Stories: 'The band is on the field!' - The greatest play in college history "THE ESSENTIAL STORIES – The play that beat the band. You really had to see it to believe it. On November 20, 1982 the University of California beat ...
17:28, 2019-10-15

Coldplay prove they're not fossils as they play Natural History Museum gig The band's only UK show of 2019 is beneath a giant blue whale skeleton at the Natural History Museum....
11:12, 2019-11-26

Gala Honoree Causes Concern at American Museum of Natural History The museum said it was “deeply concerned” that the event it is hosting will honor Brazil’s president, whose environmental policies have drawn critici...
01:08, 2019-04-13

Fossil Hall reopens at Smithsonian Natural History Museum The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History reopens Fossil Hall after a five-year renovation. David Oliver reports on what's new.  ...
22:12, 2019-06-05

Oxford University Museum of Natural History gives exhibits fresh look The natural world specimens are being temporarily removed to make way for new display cabinets....
01:00, 2020-02-12

Met Museum Adjusts Painting’s History to Note Former Jewish Owner New evidence surfaced to show the 17th-century work had been owned by a Jewish art dealer who left it behind when he fled the Nazis....
00:48, 2020-02-27

Natural History Museum Will Not Host Gala for Brazil’s President The museum said it was “deeply concerned” about renting the space for an event to honor someone whose environmental policies had been widely criticiz...
01:24, 2019-04-16

German-funded Dutch museum to honour victims of Nazi 'machine' Amsterdam Holocaust museum will acquaint young people with subject, says German foreign ministerA Holocaust museum is to be built in Amsterdam after ...
14:28, 2020-01-15

Two brothers, one exhibition: 'Wilhelm and Alexander von Humboldt' at the German Historical Museum Alexander and Wilhelm von Humboldt are viewed as cosmopolitans and adventurers. But rather than painting a heroic picture, the first major show on th...
13:44, 2019-11-21

‘Conspicuously small’ thieves give wee twist to German museum heist They were tiny terrors. The two crooks who busted into a German museum and made off with an estimated $1 billion in gems were “conspicuously small...
00:12, 2019-11-27

Hidden Women of History: Ennigaldi-Nanna, Curator of the World’s First Museum “It belongs in a museum.” With these words, Indiana Jones, the world’s best-known fictional archaeologist, articulated an association between archaeo...
03:32, 2019-06-03

Washington doesn't have a Latino history museum. These people are hoping to change that Latinos are one of the US's biggest ethnicity groups, and their contribution to American history runs deep -- from their role in the Civil War to the...
12:52, 2019-10-17

How a Teenager Unknowingly Helped Thieves Who Burgled the Natural History Museum Now, more than five decades after the heist that made headlines around the world, what ever happened to Janet Florkiewicz?...
13:56, 2019-09-21

Cyclist killed by school bus taking kids to Museum of Natural History The 50-year-old, whose name wasn't immediately released, was on the transverse close to Fifth Avenue when he was struck and killed by a yellow school...
18:44, 2019-12-18

Afghan museum restores Buddhist history, one broken piece at a time Restoring Afghanistan's Buddhist artifacts that were destroyed by the Taliban 18 years ago is like working on a 1,500-year-old jigsaw puzzle, say con...
12:28, 2019-10-14

‘Black History Museum’ Review: Learn. Laugh. Suffer. Move Along. An immersive play crossed with an art installation offers sharp angles on race and white supremacy, but is dampened by didactism....
00:28, 2019-11-15

25 years of Bonn's history museum: Postwar Germany portrayed through objects The Haus der Geschichte in Bonn, one of Germany's most popular museums, opened 25 years ago. Beyond pieces of the Berlin Wall, here's why a dentist's...
17:12, 2019-06-12

Treasures worth 'one billion euros' snatched from German museum in huge heist Police are still counting the cost of theft at Dresden’s Gruenes Gewoelbe which was home to countless irreplaceable art treasures...
15:44, 2019-11-25

German police offer hefty reward to help solve Dresden museum heist Detectives have said they will give €500,000 for clues that lead them to the culprits in one of Germany's biggest heists. The financial appeal comes ...
21:00, 2019-11-28

New York City to unveil largest rainbow pride flag in city’s history New York is coming out in a larger-than-life way this Pride Month, unveiling the biggest pride flag in the city's history on Friday. But it won't be ...
21:28, 2019-06-12

The French Conglomerate Pumping ‘Emotion’ Into Blockbuster Pierre Cardin, Frida Kahlo Art Museum Exhibitions The exquisite curation and installation of masterpieces by legendary Italian-born French couturier Pierre Cardin wowed my nine-year-old son, who full...
22:00, 2020-02-25

What happened when Trump visited the African American History Museum, according to its founding director Arriving at the museum, the president’s aides said he did not want to see anything “difficult.”...
00:40, 2019-08-31

Kate Middleton Is the Epitome of Chic With Chanel Purse at National History Museum Kate Middleton is ready for fall. With a new season officially underway, the Duchess of Cambridge stepped out in London donning shades of burgundy an...
16:04, 2019-10-09

Bus taking kids to Museum of Natural History fatally strikes pediatrician on bicycle The 50-year-old, whose name wasn't immediately released, was on the transverse close to Fifth Avenue when he was struck and killed by a yellow school...
20:24, 2019-12-18

White student spat on black visitor at African American history museum A white student from Connecticut spat on a black visitor during a class trip to the National Museum of African American History & Culture – but the i...
17:00, 2019-10-14

Neon Museum: A Las Vegas history lesson and Instagram-worthy photos in one spot Museums aren't high on most Vegas visitors' to-do list, but the outdoor Neon Museum isn't an ordinary museum. It features 250 signs fr...
14:40, 2019-04-16

Video shows the moment thieves smashed their way into a German museum before making off with $1.1 billion of jewels Dresden Police Security tape captured the moment burglars in Germany smashed their way into a museum and stole 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) worth o...
13:32, 2019-11-26

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Fossil Hall reopens after 5-year renovation Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History opens Fossil Hall to the public on Saturday, June 8, 2019, after a major renovation that took 5 years....
22:16, 2019-06-04

The Jonas Brothers, Alec Baldwin, Tina Fey and more attend the Museum of Natural History Gala It marked the first public appearance for Alec and Hilaria Baldwin following news of their miscarriage...
11:44, 2019-11-22

Newly Discovered Photo of Harriet Tubman Now on Display at National Museum of African American History and Culture A newly discovered photo of Harriet Tubman is now on display for the first time at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and ...
16:08, 2019-05-29

Thieves stole $1.1 billion of jewels from a German museum, reportedly after starting a fire to cut the power supply then breaking in through a window Getty Images Burglars in Germany appear to have carried out a sophisticated heist in a German museum and stolen jewelry worth €1 billion ($1.1 b...
18:04, 2019-11-25

Radical French Novels Welcomed to German Stages Directors have adapted challenging works by Virginie Despentes and Michel Houellebecq, with varying levels of success....
07:32, 2019-11-01

Bundestag approves funds for German-French fighter jet Germany has voted to pay €77 million for the first prototypes of a "new generation fighter" for European armed forces. The country's defense minister...
00:12, 2020-02-13

French publisher apologizes after history textbook links CIA to 9/11 A French publisher has apologized after history books were printed that suggested the CIA orchestrated the 9/11 terror attacks, officials said. The t...
06:32, 2020-01-22

French publisher apologies after history textbook links CIA to 9/11 A French publisher has apologized after history books were printed that suggested the CIA orchestrated the 9/11 terror attacks, officials said. The t...
23:24, 2020-01-21

Walk On A Glass Floor, 100 Stories Up In New York City Edge at Hudson Yards, the outdoor observation deck, will rise up a 100 stories above the Big Apple, offering panoramic views of the city's skyline....
11:40, 2019-10-25

Hot weather cuts French, German nuclear power output Scorching temperatures across Europe coupled with prolonged dry weather has reduced French nuclear power generation by around 5.2 gigawatts (GW) or 8...
14:56, 2019-07-25

German police detain 'French Spiderman' after Frankfurt feat Urban climber Alain Robert scales 153-metre Skyper building in financial capitalAn urban climber known as the “French Spiderman” has been detained by...
16:52, 2019-09-28

Federer and Nadal face German qualifiers at French Open PARIS (AP) — Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal play German qualifiers in second-round matches at the French Open. Federer faces 144th-ranked Oscar Otte ...
09:40, 2019-05-29

Why 'Little Germany' disappeared from NYC and other little-known events of German-US history Some 45 million Americans have German roots, but not much can be seen beyond the Brauhaus and Oktoberfest. Why? For German-American Day, we tracked d...
11:40, 2019-07-04

French rail strike makes history marching into its 29th day With 29 straight days of walkouts, French rail strikes against government plans to reform France’s retirement system marked a new milestone, surpassi...
20:56, 2020-01-02

German hiker found dead near Blanc glacier in French Alps The 63-year-old tourist had set off for an early morning hike toward a glacier in the Alps in southern France. Search teams went to look for him when...
06:04, 2019-05-28

German Cup: Niko Kovac could make history but still have no future Niko Kovac goes in to his third consecutive final on the verge of a host of records. But making history against RB Leipzig may not keep him in his jo...
19:44, 2019-05-24

Karlovic and Lopez serve up oldest match in French Open history "Croatia\u0027s Ivo Karlovic became the first man in his 40s to compete in a Grand Slam singles match for 27 years when he beat fellow veteran Felici...
17:04, 2019-05-28

Saint Raphael siege: Police operation as 'man barricades himself inside French museum while shouting threats' Police are carrying out an operation at a museum in France where a man has barricaded himself and is shouting threats....
11:56, 2019-10-23

German barbers who offer homeless free haircuts awarded French prize The hairdressers from southwest Germany have received the Grand Prix Humanitaire de France for offering free haircuts to the homeless. A documentary ...
18:08, 2019-05-11

Refugee crisis could be 'stroke of luck in German history,' says ex-president Former President Christian Wulff has warned Germans from entertaining far-right causes. He said the arrival of refugees at the height of the migratio...
15:24, 2019-06-19

French court rejects claim against German shipbuilder for 1994 Estonia ferry disaster Survivors and their relatives were seeking multi-million damages against the French agency which certified the Estonia ferry seaworthy, and the Germa...
22:08, 2019-07-19

School Says It Will Discipline Middle School Student Who Spat on Black Visitor at African American History Museum A Connecticut school district is urging parents to talk to their children about their conduct after one of its students spat on a black patron during...
19:00, 2019-10-14

Rogerer Federer makes French Open history as oldest man to reach fourth round Roger Federer eased past Norway's Casper Ruud 6-3 6-1 7-6(10-8) on Friday to become the oldest male player to reach the fourth round at the French Op...
18:36, 2019-05-31

I visited New York City's colorful new slime museum, and it's an Instagram lover's dream Samantha Grindell The Sloomoo Institute is an interactive pop-up museum dedicated to slime in New York City. It's filled with Instagram-worthy activi...
20:56, 2019-11-04

Dresden Green Vault robbery: Shocking CCTV shows 'billion euro' smash and grab at German museum This is the shocking moment thieves in Germany smashed open a display case in one of the world's oldest museum before making off with jewellery worth...
22:40, 2019-11-25

I partied after-hours in the Whitney Museum at one of the buzziest events on the New York City social calendar — here's what it was like Tiffany Sage / BFA.com On Tuesday night, the Whitney Museum of American Art hosted its annual star-studded Art Party fundraiser. Guests included actr...
19:44, 2020-01-30

Nazi biscuit FURY: Heiress to German choc empire defends firm's WW2 history THE heiress to the German Leibniz biscuit empire was blasted after defending the company’s Nazi past....
00:32, 2019-05-16

Museum of Jewish Heritage field trips coming as city boosts anti-hate crime effort City Hall and the Museum of Jewish Heritage have struck a partnership aimed at combatting anti-Semitic bias in city neighborhoods by getting school k...
06:44, 2020-01-15

The Stories Slide Deck: How Stories stack up across social platforms (FB, SNAP) In the last few years, there’s been a major shift as to how consumers interact with social media. Rather than posting content that lives on the...
18:32, 2019-10-04

The Stories Slide Deck: How Stories stack up across social platforms (FB, SNAP) In the last few years, there’s been a major shift as to how consumers interact with social media. Rather than posting content that lives on the...
19:00, 2019-09-13

THE STORIES REPORT: How brands can take advantage of the viral growth of the Stories format (FB, SNAP, GOOGL) This is a preview of The Stories Report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Digital Media ind...
21:52, 2019-05-11

The developer of a luxury high-rise in New York City must remove its top floors after judge ruled it abused zoning laws to build more stories Mike Segar/Reuters A New York City Supreme Court judge has ordered a Manhattan developer to remove an undetermined number of floors from a residentia...
00:36, 2020-02-17

Blast in French city of Lyon injures 8; causes unknown LYON, France (AP) — French local officials say that an explosion in the city of Lyon has caused minor injuries to eight people. Kamel Amerouche, the ...
19:00, 2019-05-24

Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open: The 'King of Clay' dominated Dominic Thiem cementing his status as one of the greatest players in the history of men's tennis Clive Mason/Getty Images Rafael Nadal won his 12th French Open title on Sunday, defeating Austrian Dominic Thiem in four sets. Nadal and Thiem trade...
21:28, 2019-06-09

Police hunt suspect after explosion in French city of Lyon PARIS (AP) — French police are hunting a suspect following an explosion that wounded 13 people in a busy pedestrian street Friday in the city of Lyon...
11:44, 2019-05-25

French city braces for violence after festival-goer’s death The western French city of Nantes is imposing exceptional security measures amid growing public anger over the drowning of a local man following a vi...
12:00, 2019-08-02

Parris leaves Man City to join French powerhouses Lyon "England Women forward Nikita Parris has confirmed she has signed for Champions League winners Lyon."...
14:36, 2019-05-21

French fancy: Parisienne chic from the city of lights – in pictures Tweed skirts and proper blouses. Take a tip from across the pond: a little bit je ne sais quoi will make you stand out from the crowd this autumnRead...
11:04, 2019-09-19

French veteran Mombaerts takes over as Melbourne City coach MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — French veteran Erick Mombaerts has been appointed coach of the A-League’s Melbourne City on a three-year contract. ...
00:16, 2019-06-27

French Riviera city cancels carnival over coronavirus fears The French Mediterranean city of Nice has canceled the last major day of its carnival due to concerns over the spreading coronavirus outbreak in Euro...
19:36, 2020-02-26

German city's first Primark opens to protests Protesters say Primark underpays its workers and is responsible for increasing landfill. Bonn was one of many German cities to declare a climate emer...
21:12, 2019-08-13

Museum-Worthy: Billy Porter to Talk Camp at the Metropolitan Museum of Art With his gender-defying style and wonderfully inventive red carpet looks, it’s safe to say Billy Porter is the reigning king of what we know as “camp...
11:12, 2019-06-04

Tales of the city: the history of the River Thames Looking back over thousands of years, Caroline Crompton unearths fascinating and forgotten stories of the Thames...
08:20, 2019-07-18

Minneapolis art museum names Texas museum head new director The Minneapolis Institute of Art has named the head of a Texas art museum as its next director...
20:44, 2019-10-02

French city shuts down public pools after two women wear burkinis Grenoble authorities say shutdown was requested by lifeguards at the poolDespite the unprecedented heatwave sweeping across western Europe, lifeguard...
19:24, 2019-06-27

German court lifts city’s ban on burkini swimsuits BERLIN (AP) — A German court has lifted a city’s ban on the burkini, an all-encompassing swimsuit used by some Muslim women. Wearing the garmen...
13:36, 2019-06-14

German city offers $1.1M to whoever proves it doesn’t exist BERLIN — A German city that’s been the subject of a long-running online light-hearted conspiracy theory claiming it doesn’t really exist ...
07:48, 2019-08-22

German city's first Primark opens to howls of protest Protesters say Primark underpays its workers and is responsible for increasing landfill. Bonn was one of many German cities to declare a climate emer...
20:32, 2019-08-13

Cologne becomes first big German city to declare climate emergency Cologne has become the first German city with a population of more than a million people to join the declaration movement. More than 700 cities aroun...
10:52, 2019-07-10

Dane becomes 1st foreign mayor of a large German city BERLIN (AP) — A Danish businessman has been elected mayor of Rostock, becoming the first non-German citizen to head a large city in Germany. Official...
10:44, 2019-06-17

Desolation and hope in German city of Erfurt after far-right vote The eastern German city of Erfurt has just gone through one of its most traumatic weeks in politics. For Left party activists, and Muslims, the impli...
08:08, 2020-02-09

Two people killed in shooting in German city of Halle Attack reportedly took place near synagogue, with police asking residents to stay at homeGerman police say two people were killed on Wednesday in a s...
14:36, 2019-10-09

German city halls evacuated over bomb threats Four city halls have been evacuated in different states across Germany in the past two days. Police are trying to determine if the threats are linked...
17:20, 2019-06-26

Southern German city declares ‘climate emergency’ BERLIN (AP) — A city in southern Germany has become the first in the country to declare a “climate emergency,” following similar moves in...
15:56, 2019-05-03

Constance becomes first German city to declare 'climate emergency' Council members in the German city have unanimously passed a resolution recognizing climate change as an acute threat. The move was spurred by calls ...
23:48, 2019-05-02

We all scream for ice cream: Museum of Ice Cream opening permanent location in New York City The Museum of Ice Cream previously opened a permanent location in San Francisco and has had pop-ups in Los Angeles, Miami and two pop-ups in NYC. ...
23:40, 2019-12-12

Boom and Bust History in Britain’s Motor City The Coventry Transport Museum chronicles the heyday of the British auto industry, with a history lesson on world wars and a spirit to rebuild....
13:00, 2019-08-29

Bicycle Diaries: Two Centuries of New York City History An exhibition at the Museum of the City of New York traces the vehicle’s complex past and present....
11:36, 2019-05-23

I spent 5 days in a French Riviera city known for its lavish wealth, and I was surprised by how ugly it was Katie Warren/Business Insider Monaco is a tiny yet lavishly wealthy city-state on the French Riviera with a glamorous reputation. It's been called a ...
18:24, 2019-10-23

'Rampage situation' as two killed in shooting in German city of Halle German media report gunmen tried to enter synagogue and threw grenade into kebab restaurantAuthorities in the eastern German city of Halle say they a...
15:52, 2019-10-09

German eyes mayor's office in Romania's third-largest city For the very first time, a Romanian town could end up electing a German mayor. Dominic Samuel Fritz, who originally hails from southwestern Germany, ...
06:24, 2019-11-10

German city declares ‘Nazi emergency’ via symbolic resolution Dresden is located in the state of Saxony, where the far-right Alternative for Deutschland (AfD) made strong gains in this year’s regional election....
22:28, 2019-11-03

Dane in lead to become mayor of German port city of Rostock BERLIN (AP) — A Danish businessman is in the lead to become mayor of Rostock and become the first non-German citizen to head a large city in Germany....
10:40, 2019-05-27

Film airing on PBS recalls city’s dark deportation history BISBEE, Ariz. (AP) — The darkest, most violent chapter in the history of Bisbee was an open secret for decades in the funky old Arizona copper town 7...
00:28, 2019-07-14

Explore New York’s literary history in this love letter to the city Every once in a while, a book comes out that celebrates books themselves and the people that adore them. “A Booklover’s Guide to New York” by Cleo Le...
17:08, 2019-10-12

City Ballet Review: History, Rarity and an Odd, Fascinating Solo The “Classic NYCB I” program is a gift for the faithful — completists who have seen everything and want more....
20:16, 2020-02-07

German elections: AfD finds rich seam ​in city clinging on to coal​ Far-right party insists it is pro-women as it attacks government’s green agenda before regional pollsIn the 30 years since the fall of the Berlin Wal...
08:00, 2019-08-30

+++ Deadly shooting near synagogue in German city of Halle — live updates +++ A shooting outside a synagogue in the eastern German city of Halle has left at least two people dead. Read the latest here....
16:32, 2019-10-09

German city offers $1.1 million reward to prove it doesn't exist A German city that's the subject of a long-running joke alleging that it doesn't exist is offering a $1.1 million reward to anyone who can prove the ...
20:20, 2019-08-21

Locals join Jewish community for vigil in German city of Halle Hundreds of people have gathered at a synagogue in Halle, Germany, to hold a vigil for the two people killed during a suspected far-right attack. Ger...
11:40, 2019-10-10

German city declares ‘Nazi emergency’ amid rise in extremism The German city of Dresden has declared a “Nazi emergency” — with local lawmakers citing years of increased far-right extremism in ...
18:20, 2019-11-03

Eight killed and five injured in gun attacks on two shisha bars in German city of Hanau Eight people have been killed and five others have been injured in gun attacks on two shisha bars in the German city of Hanau....
05:24, 2020-02-20

German City Rejects Claim for Mondrian Paintings by Artist’s Heirs The heirs of the Dutch abstract artist say Mondrian lent, but did not give, four paintings to a museum in Krefeld....
20:12, 2019-07-02

Arizona city played critical role in moon exploration history When people think about space missions and moon landings, it's usually Cape Canaveral, Fla., and Houston, Texas, that comes to mind. But Flagstaff, A...
21:28, 2019-07-09

Venice mayor declares disaster as city hit with 2nd-highest tide in history "We ask the government to help us. The cost will be high. This is the result of climate change," he said on Twitter....
13:52, 2019-11-13

The Overnight: Kansas City offers BBQ, baseball history and a bar with a 40-foot slide As the home to major companies such as Garmin, Sprint, H&R Block and Russell Stover Chocolates, plenty of business travelers find themselves in Kansa...
17:52, 2019-09-22

Man City make history as FA Cup Final win seals first men's domestic treble Manchester City made history on Saturday after becoming the first men's team to win the domestic treble in England....
20:12, 2019-05-18

French town denounces sister city after Polish mayor makes anti-LGBTQ declaration The mayor of the south-eastern town of Tuchow, Magdalena Marszalek, blamed the rare decision by the French community it had been twinned with on camp...
23:00, 2020-02-17

Halle shooting: German city on lockdown after gunmen open fire – at least 2 dead Police are hunting several armed suspects following a double shooting in the German city, with multiple people reportedly injured...
16:20, 2019-10-09

+++ Deadly shooting targets synagogue in German city of Halle — live updates +++ A shooting outside a synagogue in the eastern German city of Halle has left at least two people dead and two injured. Interior Minister Seehofer has ...
20:12, 2019-10-09

Why This Dancer is Making Radio City Rockettes History, But Doesn’t Necessarily Want to Dwell On It (NEW YORK) — A dancer born with one hand is the first person with a visible disability ever hired by New York’s famed Radio City Rockette...
16:52, 2019-12-24

Lucas Moura earns Spurs draw at Manchester City as VAR history repeats It was an extraordinary finale and, amid the high drama of stoppage time, there were even some Manchester City supporters who happily left the stadiu...
21:40, 2019-08-17

German city offers €1 million prize to prove conspiracy theory it doesn't exist The so-called Bielefeld conspiracy has become somewhat of a joke in popular culture. Now the city is offering €1 million to anyone can prove there is...
12:44, 2019-08-21

FTC chief grapples with Facebook Twitter tweaks policy after Chinese disinformation campaign — Huawei decries Commerce Department move...
17:52, 2019-08-20

It’s Official: Kendrick Lamar’s good kid, m.A.A.d city Is the Longest-Running Hip-Hop Studio Album in Billboard 200 History Kendrick Lamar has made hip-hop history. His 2012 studio album, good kid, m.A.A.d city, has appeared on the Billboard 200 chart for the most weeks of...
06:16, 2019-09-17

A $840 million kit deal could make Manchester City the Premier League's most profitable football club for the first time in history Getty/Matt McNulty Manchester City could become the Premier League's most profitable club for the first time ever next year, courtesy of a new $840 m...
15:56, 2019-11-19

Raheem Sterling scored one of the quickest Champions League hat-tricks in history as Manchester City sank Atalanta 5-1 Photo by Alex Livesey — Danehouse/Getty Images Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick in 11 minutes as Manchester City breezed past Atalanta 5-1 in the U...
23:36, 2019-10-22

Uganda grapples with tourism vs. electricity Plans to build another hydropower dam on the shores of Lake Albert in Murchison Falls National Park have angered many Ugandans who rely on the countr...
16:48, 2019-07-12

This Summer, Opera Grapples With Race “The Central Park Five” is now an opera. Other new works explore the Black Lives Matter era, identity and more issues long ignored by the art form....
10:40, 2019-05-30

NBC faces new PR headache as it grapples with #MeToo era Gabrielle Union claims racially insensitive behavior forced her out of America’s Got Talent – a new blow for a network accused of a ‘toxic workplace ...
09:52, 2019-12-08

Drone footage shows the 11-million-person city of Wuhan, China, empty during the largest quarantine in human history Getty Images The city of Wuhan, China, is the epicenter of a coronavirus outbreak. At least 20,000 people have gotten sick, and more than 425 have di...
22:24, 2020-02-04

Bahamas grapples with Hurricane Dorian devastation Survivors have described the hard-hit Abaco islands as unsafe and uninhabitable, with hundreds desperate to flee. Prime Minister Hubert Minnis confir...
20:52, 2019-09-07

China Grapples With Mystery Pneumonia-Like Illness Beijing is racing to identify a new illness that has sickened 59 people as it tries to calm a nervous public....
18:32, 2020-01-06

ASEAN summit grapples with US-China trade war Southeast Asian leaders have gathered in Bangkok for a three-day summit expected to be dominated by trade. ASEAN members are trying to finalize a Chi...
15:08, 2019-11-02

House GOP grapples with abortion messaging after Alabama law Republicans wanted to weaponize abortion against vulnerable Democrats in 2020, but a wave of strict bans across the country has upended their strateg...
11:24, 2019-05-29

MLS and Antifa: America's top flight grapples with political signage ban The lone major North American sports league to ban political statements inside stadiums is finding enforcement isn’t so simpleIf you’ve attended a Ma...
10:36, 2019-08-21

Pakistan grapples with drug-resistant typhoid outbreak Early this year Muhammad Haider Sajjad, a thin bespectacled boy of 15, was hospitalized in Karachi, Pakistan's commercial capital....
12:36, 2019-11-22

Sri Lanka grapples with mob violence against Muslims following Easter attacks Violence started with a few shops being stoned in the North Western town of Kuliyapitiya on Sunday....
19:52, 2019-05-13

Robert Indiana’s Island Home Still Grapples With His Legacy The artist has been dead for more than a year but the plans for the museum he outlined in his will are still far from certain....
19:04, 2019-10-06

Sweden grapples with fatal police shooting of man with Down's syndrome Political pressure to tackle rising gang violence contributed to Eric Torell’s death, say criticsEarly one summer’s morning, Eric Torell, a 20-year-o...
15:00, 2019-10-02

Germany's Catholic Church grapples with women and power Catholic women are demanding change in the church and giving Germany's bishops an earful as they meet in Fulda. The bishops are under pressure — from...
16:20, 2019-09-23

Grubhub’s profits plunge 96% as it grapples with fake-fee outcry Grubhub scrambled to fend off allegations that it’s been charging bogus fees to restaurants and setting up fake websites to take orders, even as it r...
01:52, 2019-07-31

Cuomo grapples with exploding Medicaid costs overruns New York State’s Medicaid costs are exploding — forcing Gov. Andrew Cuomo to slash the program’s expenses by $1.5 billion before the end ...
01:52, 2019-11-06

Venezuela’s Guaidó grapples with case of alleged corruption CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s opposition is coming under scrutiny for a case in which two activists allegedly misappropriated funds des...
03:16, 2019-06-18

As D-Day landings fade from memory, a veteran grapples with violence of war Leon Gautier landed on Sword Beach in a hail of enemy fire on June 6, 1944, one of the first wave of French commandos to storm the Normandy beachfron...
16:48, 2019-05-21

Decades After Two Murders, an Appalachian Town Grapples With the Crimes In “The Third Rainbow Girl,” Emma Copley Eisenberg investigates the 1980 killings of two women hitchhiking to a festival in West Virginia....
20:56, 2020-01-20

Democratic party grapples with rising likelihood of Sanders as the nominee Centrists failed to coalesce around a moderate candidate Sanders’ Nevada win showcased his popularityHR McMaster to publish book that may pose headac...
20:12, 2020-02-24

'Damage has been done': Newark grapples with water crisis echoing Flint’s The New Jersey city’s lead contamination crisis has been more than three years in the making – and residents feel officials have been slow to actOn a...
07:24, 2019-08-25

Caring alone for two small girls, Texas father grapples with loss Zak Tiemann picked up his daughters from school early this Halloween. Zayleeana, 3, and Zoey, 5, were beaming with excitement as they donned their "F...
17:52, 2019-12-09

Grubhub’s profits plunge 96 percent as it grapples with fake-fee outcry Grubhub scrambled to fend off allegations that it has been charging bogus fees to restaurants and setting up fake websites to take orders, even as it...
18:56, 2019-07-30

After 75 years, the D-Day landings are fading from memory, but one veteran still grapples with the violence of war REUTERS/Christian Hartmann Allied troops stormed ashore at Normandy on June 6, 1944, beginning the long, bloody fight to retake Western Europe. Leon...
21:40, 2019-06-05

Jesse Eisenberg grapples with masculinity in The Art Of Self Defense's hilarious first trailer We dug the hell out of Riley Stearns’ 2015 debut feature Faults, and the rising filmmaker will soon return with a brash follow-up in The Art Of Self ...
22:04, 2019-05-22

'It's scary': VA grapples with wall of silence over rising veteran suicides To stem the rise in veteran suicides, Veterans Affairs officials say a cultural shift on mental health issues is required....
06:40, 2019-09-06

As Juul grapples with teen vaping 'epidemic,' CEO tells parents 'I'm sorry' CNBC's Carl Quintanilla interviewed Juul CEO Kevin Burns for a documentary, "Vaporized: America's E-cigarette Addiction."...
15:40, 2019-07-13

Sydney faces tougher water restrictions as NSW grapples with drought Under the level 2 water restrictions, people in parts of the state will need to use a bucket or watering can to water gardens between approved timesP...
03:16, 2019-11-21

Playboy model grapples with dog-eating alligators to scrub down their scales Instagram star Francia James joined forces forces with a Florida based Alligator Sanctuary rescue centre to raise awareness of the animals...
10:28, 2019-11-21

Conservatives name new acting director as party grapples with Scheer fallout The decision to move her temporarily into the executive director role comes as the party tries to figure out how and when to run the leadership race....
19:20, 2019-12-23

'A sort of eco-dictatorship': Shanghai grapples with strict new recycling laws Steep fines and social credit penalties face people violating complex waste sorting rules – but some say the answer is all about pigsFor the last two...
02:32, 2019-07-12

The past is fiction and the future is real as Succession grapples with Logan's legacy It’s fascinating, the little scraps of Logan’s (Brian Cox) upbringing we’ve gotten throughout these 18 episode of Succession. We know he wasn’t raise...
04:04, 2019-09-30

The past is fiction and the future is real as Succession grapples with Logan’s legacy It’s fascinating, the little scraps of Logan’s (Brian Cox) upbringing we’ve gotten throughout these 18 episodes of Succession. We know he wasn’t rais...
15:08, 2019-09-30

Rising emo-pop artist Talker grapples with identity in the vibrant video for "Suck Up" Celeste Tauchar’s got hooks. The rising songwriter known as Talker turned heads with last year’s Horror Films, a moody EP that punctuated its atmosph...
15:36, 2020-02-19

Guest of Honour review – David Thewlis grapples with sex, sin and dirty kitchens Atom Egoyan’s cryptic drama about a man and his imprisoned daughter is a frustrating reminder of the director’s talentsAtom Egoyan and David Thewlis,...
14:04, 2019-09-04

Awkwafina grapples with death and culture in trailer for Sundance breakout The Farewell Awkwafina, the Crazy Rich Asians and Ocean’s 8 star with a Comedy Central series in the hopper, has been drawing raves for her turn in Lulu Wang’s Th...
16:48, 2019-05-07

Best of Late Night: Jimmy Fallon Grapples With the Awkwardness of Joe Biden’s Candidacy Fallon was bemused by the former vice president’s lead in the polls, despite the women who say he made unwanted physical contact with them....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Chiefs Super Bowl history: Kansas City played in two of the most important Super Bowls ever In the early days the Chiefs were in two big Super Bowls, but they haven't been back in 50 years...
20:48, 2020-01-29

Chiefs Super Bowl history: Kansas City played a role in two of the NFL's most important Super Bowls In the early days the Chiefs were in two big Super Bowls, but they haven't been back in 50 years...
15:16, 2020-01-30

Chiefs Super Bowl history: Kansas City has played in two of the most influential Super Bowls of all-time The Chiefs haven't reached the Super Bowl in 50 years, but in the early days they were in two big ones...
03:40, 2020-01-29

Chiefs Super Bowl history: Two of the most influential Super Bowls of all-time featured Kansas City In the early days the Chiefs were in two big Super Bowls, but they haven't been back in 50 years...
15:32, 2020-01-29

Liverpool chief says 'you cannot buy history' with Reds set to beat Man City to Premier League title Liverpool chief executive Peter Moore says the Reds are "decades and decades" ahead of teams who win titles without a track record of success, adding...
03:48, 2020-02-12

German city of Dresden declares 'Nazi crisis' amid growing fears over far-right extremism The German city of Dresden has declared a "Nazi crisis" saying it is facing a growing problem with far-right extremism....
17:16, 2019-11-02

Walgreens' shares fall 5% on earnings miss as pharmacy chain grapples with more competition Walgreens remains under pressure as more consumers shop online for drugstore staples such as shampoo and vitamins....
16:00, 2020-01-08

BTS Cancels Seoul Concert Series as South Korea Grapples With Coronavirus Outbreak (SEOUL, South Korea) — K-pop superstars BTS canceled an upcoming concert series in South Korea’s capital as the country that exports ente...
16:24, 2020-02-28

Review: Celine Dion grapples with husband's death on emotional, triumphant 'Courage' After losing her husband and brother to cancer in 2016, Canadian pop icon Celine Dion is back with new album "Courage," which finds strength in pain....
12:32, 2019-11-11

French paper: French woman claims rape by Polanski in 1975 A French newspapers says a French woman in her early 60s claims she was raped at age 18 by Oscar-winning filmmaker Roman Polanski, who has been a fug...
22:48, 2019-11-08

Let's Check Out All The Great French Cars In The Trailer For Wes Anderson's The French Dispatch There’s a new Wes Anderson movie coming out, and it looks to be, at least visually, made from pure, uncut weapons-grade wesandersonium. That’s good, ...
04:00, 2020-02-13

Inside Mister French: A Bowery Restaurant Boasting Fine French Dining And Burlesque Mister French, the latest venture by celebrity chef David Burke, fuses fine dining with nightlife entertainment....
12:48, 2020-02-21

13 French soldiers were killed in a helicopter crash in Africa, the biggest loss of French troops in a day in 36 years Reuters Thirteen French soldiers were killed in Mali on Monday when the two helicopters carrying them collided at low altitude. The helicopters were ...
16:20, 2019-11-26

A new bill would force Netflix, Amazon, and other streaming services to put 25% of French revenue into funding French cinema (NFLX) Reuters France is reportedly finalizing legislation that would force video streaming services to invest 25% of the revenue they generate in the count...
14:56, 2020-01-15

The White House is 'paralyzed' and 'teetering on the edge of a cliff' as it grapples with Ukraine fallout and 'Hurricane Rudy' Getty The White House is "paralyzed" and "teetering on the edge of a cliff" in the wake of an explosive whistleblower complaint about President Donal...
17:36, 2019-10-01

Abel Ferrara's long-delayed biopic Pasolini grapples with the life and death of an important artist The murder of the Italian director and writer Pier Paolo Pasolini on November 2, 1975—just weeks before the scheduled premiere of what would turn out...
23:44, 2019-05-07

'I'd wiped out half a family': F-16 pilot grapples with guilt after a bungled bombing mission in Iraq killed at least 4 civilians Mindaugas Kulbis/AP A former Dutch F-16 fighter pilot who bombed a civilian home in Iraq said he is grappling with his actions that led to the deaths...
20:08, 2019-11-06

Another German citizen arrested in Turkey for political reasons: German media A man has reportedly been arrested in Turkey for posts he shared on Facebook. A series of arrests of German citizens in recent years has strained rel...
03:00, 2019-08-07

German defense minister pushes to keep German troops in Iraq Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer has said German troops are ready to stay in Iraq — should the Iraqi government wish it. The German parlia...
23:32, 2020-01-15

German prosecutors probe German dialysis firm Fresenius Personnel of Frensenius Medical Care, the German maker of dialysis machines and products, are facing bribery probes, say Frankfurt prosecutors. Hospi...
19:32, 2019-10-21

49ers Super Bowl history: San Francisco's illustrious history includes five Lombardi trophies The Niners are a win away from joining the Steelers and Patriots, who have the most Super Bowl victories of all-time...
05:00, 2020-01-30

Authors of punk history mainstay Please Kill Me preparing an oral history of Charles Manson and his "girls" First published back in 1996, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain’s Please Kill Me helped kick off a new trend in the world of music journalism, employing...
22:36, 2019-08-10

German CDU chief: No overhaul of German coalition deal Germany is governed by a coalition of Angela Merkel's CDU, its sister party CSU, and the center-left SPD. Many want to rethink the relationship, but ...
16:04, 2019-11-17

German bus driver sacked for displaying 'I am German' sign A German bus driver in the city of Dresden has been fired for displaying a sign in Germanic script advertising his nationality. The city's public tra...
14:12, 2019-12-17

German companies want a private German spaceport Germany should try to send an astronaut to the moon as a part of the US-led mission in 2024, according to the influential BDI business association. I...
18:44, 2019-10-18

Vogue's 'Forces of Fashion' Gives Cardi B a Grammy-Worthy Birthday Cake—and Reveals the Black History Behind Beyoncé's History-Making Cover When Cardi B showed up at the 2019 Grammys wearing a vintage Thierry Mugler gown inspired by Botticelli’s “Birth of Venus” (colloquially known as “Ve...
16:12, 2019-10-11

WWII Vet Honored For Service (LEX 18)– A Kentucky man was received France’s Legion of Honor Medal Friday for his service in World War II. The medal is France’s ...
00:32, 2019-06-08

WWII D-Day memorabilia up for auction An iconic piece of World War II history, the bell from a craft that landed on the beaches of Omaha on D-Day, is set to go up for auction later this w...
17:28, 2019-05-15

Gay History Is Black History: These 10 Icons Prove It LGBTQ African Americans have always been here. (Drag) Kings and Queens, dykes, homos, gender nonconforming, same-gender loving, queer and trans folk ...
19:16, 2019-06-29

Man City owners City Football Group purchase majority stake in Indian Super League club Mumbai City Manchester City owners City Football Group have purchased a majority stake in Indian Super League side Mumbai City....
12:32, 2019-11-28

The plot synopsis for Wes Anderson's The French Dispatch has appeared in a dispatch from French Amazon The use of dispatch in the above headline may not be entirely accurate, but it’s 2020 and Trump is still our overlord and the Democrats are eating th...
18:48, 2020-01-15

The three must-read books out this fall are about WWII As a topic, World War II takes up a great deal of the market share of both historical fiction and nonfiction (It’s so ubiquitous that Goodreads even ...
20:36, 2019-10-05

Submarine that vanished in WWII discovered The wreck of a British submarine that went missing during World War II with 44 people on board has been found off the coast of Malta....
08:28, 2019-11-05

Who disarms Germany's WWII bombs? Defusing bombs dropped over Germany during World War II is Horst Lenz's calling. He is summoned around 1,000 times a year to clear explosive devices....
14:08, 2019-07-03

Airman killed in WWII to be buried in California RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A New York airman who died in World War II will be buried in Southern California 75 years after his bomber crashed in the Pa...
21:12, 2019-05-27

Germany: WWII bomb found in Cologne Ten thousand office workers and 15 residents were ordered to leave their homes and offices after a WWII bomb was found near the city center. Trains, ...
15:24, 2020-01-21

WWII plane crashes at airport in Connecticut The airport confirmed in a tweet that a Collings Foundation World War 2 aircraft was involved in an accident....
17:24, 2019-10-02

Struggling millennials are poorest generation since WWII Millennials have felt more financial strain than any other generation since the Great Depression....
17:08, 2019-05-21

Shipwrecks of WWII submarines mysteriously vanish Two submarines wrecked off the coast of Malaysia during World War II have mysteriously disappeared. The pair of Dutch vessels have lain largely undis...
18:20, 2019-07-10

WWII Navajo female veteran passes away TUCSON-A WWII female veteran passed away on Saturday in her Tucson home. Sophie Yazzie, a 105-year-old served in the Women's Army Air Corps. The fami...
02:32, 2020-01-26

Memorial held for WWII Veteran Pilot TUCSON-On Saturday, a World War II Veteran is being remembered for his service. The memorial was held at the Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Ma...
06:28, 2019-08-11

US aircraft shot down during WWII discovered in the Pacific After 76 years lost, these aircraft have been found. A group called Project Recover has located two dive bombers and one torpedo bomber at the bottom...
20:48, 2020-02-24

Germany's WWII surrender: Should May 8 be a public holiday? Holocaust survivor Esther Bejarano has called for May 8 to be declared a national holiday to mark the end of World War II. She has received support i...
14:12, 2020-02-08

WWII researcher: Sea wreck must be plane of US MIA pilot ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A researcher says wreckage on the ocean floor near a Japanese island must be from a fighter-bomber that crashed in 1945 with an A...
00:12, 2019-05-25

Commemorating the legacy of the WWII bombing of Dresden At the end of World War II, Allied forces destroyed the baroque German city on the Elbe. Debate continues about whether the raids were morally or mil...
21:12, 2020-02-12

Last WWII D-Day witnesses relive painful memories World leaders will honor WWII veterans on Thursday, the 75th anniversary of D-Day. The ceremony is expected to be the last for many of the survivors,...
01:04, 2019-06-06

Venice shuts down for WWII-era bomb removal Transport has been disrupted in the popular destination after a bomb was discovered during sewer repair. Authorities have even shut down air space as...
13:40, 2020-02-02

Another WWII series is on the way from Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks HBO Following the success of "Band of Brothers" and "The Pacific," Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks are working on another WWII series. "Masters of the...
20:56, 2019-10-14

Dresden marks WWII bombing in far-right stronghold President Frank-Walter Steinmeier did his best to balance German aggression and victimhood at the 75th anniversary of the Dresden bombing, one of the...
18:48, 2020-02-13

Dortmund WWII bomb disposal complete German disposal experts have detonated two unexploded bombs from World War II that were discovered in the western city of Dortmund. Some 14,000 resid...
17:44, 2020-01-12

Remains of WWII POW return home to Buffalo after 77 years Lt. Thomas James “Jimmy” Crotty, a World War II hero and the US Coast Guard’s last known recoverable POW/MIA from the conflict, has been returned to ...
21:28, 2019-11-04

95-year-old WWII vet from Oklahoma graduates from high school (KJRH) A graduation, 74 years in the making was held in Oklahoma Thursday. 95-year-old Lewis Shaw was finally awarded his high school diploma at a sp...
02:04, 2019-11-09

Time to Pay Your Respects to the Plywood Boat that Helped Win WWII As you likely know, it’s the 75th anniversary of D-Day, when 160,000 Allied troops invaded the beaches of Normandy, undertaking the largest from-the-...
21:28, 2019-06-06

Decorated Indiana WWII veteran to be buried at Arlington EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A World War II veteran from Indiana will be laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery on the 75th anniversary of the D-Day ...
17:08, 2019-05-27

Graves of 30 US servicemen found on Pacific WWII battlefield HONOLULU (AP) — A nonprofit organization that searches for the remains of U.S. servicemen lost in past conflicts has found what officials believe are...
08:04, 2019-06-26

Swastika found at cemetery where WWII soldiers are buried JACKSON, Mich. (AP) — A swastika has been found in a Jackson County cemetery where World War II soldiers are buried. Jackson Mayor Derek Dobies has r...
17:56, 2019-06-16

Dutch railway company to pay reparations for WWII transports THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch national railway company NS says it will pay reparations to Jews, Roma and Sinti whom it transported to camps in ...
17:32, 2019-06-26

Wednesday's best photos: a WWII ceremony and a handy new sculpture The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading......
15:16, 2019-05-08

WWII plane rescued from boneyard to join D-Day anniversary BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A World War II aircraft that took part in the D-Day invasion in 1944 is returning to Europe for the 75th anniversary of the b...
08:08, 2019-05-21

Missing WWII submarine found in ‘fantastic condition’ A British submarine that mysteriously vanished during World War II has been found at the bottom of the sea in “fantastic condition,” mari...
21:12, 2019-10-31

Trump defends abandoning the Kurds by saying they didn't help the US in WWII Jonathan Ernst/Reuters President Donald Trump on Wednesday continued to defend his decision to withdraw US troops from northeast Syria, abandoning Ku...
23:44, 2019-10-09

American WWII soldier’s sons reunited thanks to DNA test FRANCE — After decades of searching, Andre Gantois had lost hope. The retired French postal worker figured he’d likely go to his grave without ever k...
17:28, 2019-05-20

WWII veteran and POW survivor honored with Purple Heart United States Senator Martha McSally presented 95-year-old Walter Ram with a Purple Heart Tuesday. Ram, a World War II veteran and P.O.W. survivor, b...
07:20, 2019-08-21

Looking for a ride to Omaha; British veteran remembers WWII ABOARD THE BOUDICCA, England (AP) — Donald Hitchcock is a proud British veteran, but he’s desperate to spend D-Day on Omaha Beach with the Amer...
10:20, 2019-06-05

Poland’s report on WWII damages readied for war anniversary WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The head of the Polish team assessing the cost of Nazi Germany’s occupation says its report will be published on the 80th...
17:36, 2019-05-14

Stamp to honor WWII battleship where Japan surrendered KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service will issue a stamp honoring the famous World War II battleship the USS Missouri that was the site of ...
16:32, 2019-05-14

Man accused of stealing WWII dog tags from National Archives COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A Virginia National Guard sergeant is accused of stealing World War II-era dog tags from the National Archives and Records A...
17:52, 2019-06-19

Retired cop among 7 dead in Connecticut WWII-era plane crash Moving tributes were paid to some of the seven people killed in the fiery crash of a World War II-era bomber crash as their identities emerged Thursd...
20:04, 2019-10-03

WWII plane crashes at airport in Connecticut, injuring at least 6 The airport confirmed in a tweet that a Collings Foundation World War 2 aircraft was involved in an accident....
18:28, 2019-10-02

This WWII veteran is asking strangers for 100 cards on his 100th birthday For James South, there’s nothing better than a handwritten letter. The Texas-based WWII veteran’s late wife, Sophie, used to mail him lov...
17:48, 2019-09-23

Germany compensates almost 900 more WWII 'ghetto workers': report Almost 900 more so-called ghetto workers received compensation from the government, German media have reported. But critics say it is too little, and...
12:48, 2019-09-13

100-year-old WWII vet says wedding was the most ‘tense’ moment of his life Ever wanted to ask a 100-year-old World War II veteran anything? Armond Morris Welch, who served in the Army Air Force as a ground officer during Wor...
19:56, 2019-11-15

WWII veteran’s remains finally return home TUCSON –The public is invited to attend the memorial services for an Arizona soldier who was killed during World War II almost 80 years ago. The rema...
17:04, 2019-05-28

Germany compensates almost 900 more WWII ghetto workers: report Almost 900 more ghetto workers received compensation from the government, German media have reported. But critics say it is too little, and that many...
15:44, 2019-09-13

US WWII shipwreck discovered in the Philippine Sea is the deepest ever found The deepest sunken shipwreck ever discovered has been found in the Philippine Sea, researchers announced Wednesday....
19:44, 2019-10-30

Netherlands apologizes for WWII persecution of Jews for first time The premier has become the first official to issue an apology on behalf of the government for failing to protect Jews during World War II. He said to...
17:20, 2020-01-26

WWII veteran tried to cancel Capital One account — but bank said ‘no’ Dear John: I’m 93 going on 94, and a combat veteran of World War II and the Korean War. I am alone. My wife is gone and my children are all married, ...
04:20, 2020-02-02

91-year-old WWII vet gets high school diploma with grandson DERRY, Pa. (AP) — A 91-year-old World War II veteran has finally received his high school diploma, eight decades after leaving school to support his ...
16:12, 2019-05-09

Painting stolen by Nazis in WWII to be returned to Florence An 18th century Dutch painting of a vase of flowers will be returned to the Uffizi gallery in Italy after it was stolen by retreating Wehrmacht soldi...
18:16, 2019-06-29

Huge crater may have been caused by buried WWII bomb It’s a blast that may have been more than 70 years in the making. A huge crater in the middle of a cornfield in rural Germany is believed to ha...
19:12, 2019-06-24

Germany: WWII bombs found in Cologne, Berlin Ten thousand office workers and 15 residents were ordered to leave their offices and homes after a WWII bomb was found near the city center. Hours la...
01:08, 2020-01-22

WWII US submarine wreck discovered 75 years after it sank The wreck of World War II submarine USS Grayback has been discovered off Japan 75 years after its sinking by a Japanese bomber....
19:16, 2019-11-11

Boy finds WWII grenade with metal detector he got for Christmas Now that’s a Christmas gift for the ages. A 7-year-old boy in Scotland discovered the remains of a World War II grenade on a beach in the Scott...
21:52, 2020-01-02

Trudeau to apologize to Italians mistreated in Canada during WWII Justin Trudeau said that during WWII, Italian-Canadian families and businesses struggled and no one was held responsible....
05:44, 2019-06-15

A pair of shipwrecked, WWII-era submarines just vanished from the sea near Malaysia More than 100 World War II-era shipwrecks decorate the seafloor around Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore — and now, there are two fewer....
11:08, 2019-07-10

Vintage WWII B-17 bomber plane crashes in Connecticut The FAA said that a vintage Boeing B-17 bomber crashed while attempting to land at Bradley International Airport in Hartford, Conn. on Oct. 2, 2019. ...
20:04, 2019-10-02

McSally to present Purple Heart to WWII Veteran TUCSON – Sen. Martha McSally is set to present a World War II veteran with a Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster on Tuesday. WWII veteran Walter Ram, ...
19:20, 2019-08-20

9 WWII-era weapons that are still needed on today's urban battlefield Bundesarchiv, Bild/Leher Modern armies are largely unprepared and ill-equipped to fight in cities While that skill set and the tools for it have fall...
15:32, 2019-12-16

Unexploded WWII bomb found in Russian Kremlin Kremlin officials have said they defused a bomb after finding it untouched in a Tsarist-era cellar. The shell is from the Nazi Wehrmacht, who besiege...
10:24, 2019-08-16

Poland summons Russian ambassador over WWII spat After Vladimir Putin slammed Polish envoy to Nazi Germany as an "anti-Semitic pig," Poland summoned Russia's ambassador to Warsaw. The two nations ar...
19:08, 2019-12-28

WWII-era bomber crashes at Connecticut airport, fatalities reported There were 13 people — 10 passengers and three crew members — on board the civilian-registered aircraft, local authorities said at a news conference....
19:24, 2019-10-02

During WWII, the US Army did a massive survey to get soldiers' uncensored opinions — here's what they said Associated Press By the end of 1940, most of the world was at war, and the US military was getting in shape for a potential fight. The US wouldn't en...
18:12, 2019-10-11

WWII-era bomber crashes at Connecticut airport, at least 5 people killed There were 13 people — 10 passengers and three crew members — on board the civilian-registered aircraft, local authorities said at a news conference....
22:20, 2019-10-02

Search group finds graves of over 30 soldiers killed in WWII The graves of more than 30 US Marines and sailors killed in one of the bloodiest battles of World War II are believed to have been found on the remot...
14:48, 2019-06-26

Germany defuses WWII bombs at Tesla Gigafactory site Police told media that the ordnance was defused "without any problems." Tesla is planning on building its fourth Gigafactory on the outskirts of Berl...
22:24, 2020-01-26

75 years later, memories from WWII’s Battle of the Bulge unite people From the shores of Normandy, where the allies first landed on D-Day, to the forests deep in the Belgian Ardennes, there remains a deep appreciation f...
04:44, 2019-12-16

Tuskegee Airman who flew 142 WWII combat missions dies at 99 LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — World War II pilot Robert Friend, one of the last original members of the famed all-black Tuskegee Airmen, has died at the ...
06:20, 2019-06-23

US WWII bombers, missing for 76 years, discovered in Pacific lagoon Three U.S. World War II aircraft have been discovered in a lagoon in Micronesia 76 years after they went missing. The planes, which were part of Oper...
20:00, 2020-02-17

Veterans group searching for family of WWII soldier after dog tag found HILO, Hawaii — A veterans group is conducting a search for relatives of a World War II soldier from Hawaii whose dog tag was found on a French battle...
18:08, 2020-01-03

Decorated WWII veteran buried at Arlington on 75th anniversary of D-Day A decorated World War II veteran who earned three Purple Hearts and seven Bronze Stars for his bravery was laid to rest on the 75th anniversary of th...
23:24, 2019-06-06

US ambassador in Poland says Soviet Union helped start WWII She tweeted that Germany and Russia colluded to invade Poland. Her comments follow controversial comments made by Russian President Vladimir Putin th...
15:24, 2019-12-30

London tourist hotspot evacuated over possible unexploded WWII bomb A major tourist hotspot in central London was being evacuated Monday after the discovery of a suspected unexploded World War II bomb. A wide area of ...
18:12, 2020-02-03

London tourist hot spot evacuated over possible unexploded WWII bomb A major tourist hot spot in central London was being evacuated Monday after the discovery of a suspected unexploded World War II bomb. A wide area of...
19:40, 2020-02-03

WWII: Poland marks 80 years since first bombs fell on Wielun Until now, the Battle of Westerplatte on September 1, 1939, officially marked the start of World War II. But this year, the 80th anniversary will als...
16:52, 2019-08-31

US: WWII bomber crashes in Connecticut, killing people on board A WWII-era B-17 Flying Fortress plane has crashed while attempting to land, killing an unknown number of people on board. The plane crashed into a bu...
20:32, 2019-10-02

Inside the search for sunken WWII ships deep in the Pacific MIDWAY ATOLL, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands — Deep-sea explorers scouring the world’s oceans for sunken World War II ships are focusing on debris fie...
22:04, 2019-10-18

Sunken US WWII plane revealed in stunning seabed images The wreck of a U.S. World War II aircraft has been revealed in stunning detail 77 years after it was lost off Oahu, Hawaii....
21:44, 2020-01-13

WWII-era racy paintings discovered at English nursing home Workers renovating a room for a new resident at a nursing home discovered racy paintings dating back to World War II beneath the wallpaper....
20:36, 2019-10-17

Dutch WWII submarine wrecks disappear from Malaysian seabed Salvagers have removed HNLMS K XVII and HNLMS O 16 – and remains of 79 crewThe wrecks of two Dutch submarines sunk off the Malaysian coast during the...
14:16, 2019-07-08

5 deaths reported after WWII plane crashes at airport in Connecticut The airport confirmed in a tweet that a Collings Foundation World War 2 aircraft was involved in an accident....
21:08, 2019-10-02

UK, Dutch royals mark 75 years since WWII Battle of Arnhem Britain's Prince Charles and Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands took part in a ceremony to remember the failed WWII mission. September 1944 saw Oper...
09:00, 2019-09-22

Oklahoma base set for migrant site was WWII internment camp OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A U.S. Army base in Oklahoma that the federal government selected as a temporary shelter for migrant children also held hundreds...
01:24, 2019-06-13

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is keeping fans engaged better than WWII did Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is doing a better job of keeping players than its predecessor, WWII, according to Activision Blizzard's Q1 financial report...
23:16, 2019-05-02

Van driver quizzed by police after WWII veteran, 94, dies in crash A van driver has been questioned by police on suspicion of causing the death by dangerous driving of a 94-year-old woman who served in an all-female ...
15:28, 2019-05-15

Virginia man sentenced for stealing WWII dog tags from National Archives A Virginia National Guard sergeant — who previously faced 1 year in prison — was sentenced to 18 months of supervised probation Wednesday...
18:44, 2020-01-23

Why Call of Duty: WWII developer Sledgehammer is expanding to Australia Sledgehammer Games plans on expanding its Melbourne team to 30 people by the end of the year.Read More...
18:04, 2019-11-29

Japan summons South Korean ambassador over WWII labor row Japan's foreign ministry has summoned the South Korean ambassador amid a deepening diplomatic dispute over wartime compensation. Earlier, an elderly ...
07:44, 2019-07-19

Vatican set to open Pope Pius XII's secret WWII archives The Vatican is set to open the secret archives of Pope Pius XII, the World War II-era pope whose record during the Holocaust has come under intense s...
17:48, 2020-02-20

WWII-era Navajo Code Talker Fleming Begaye Sr. dies at 97 CHINLE, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation has announced that World War II-era Navajo Code Talker Fleming Begaye Sr. has died. Navajo Nation President Jo...
01:04, 2019-05-11

Germany: Evacuations as Dortmund scans for suspected WWII bombs Evacuations of some 14,000 residents have begun in Dortmund, in western Germany, as experts prepare to find and disarm four bombs suspected lurking s...
12:04, 2020-01-11

Chick-Fil-A manager fixes WWII veteran’s flat tire When a 96-year-old Chick-Fil-A diehard showed up at his favorite Severn, Md. restaurant this week with a flat tire, the manager sprang into action....
03:16, 2019-07-14

Vladimir Putin condemns EU stance on Nazi-Soviet WWII pact Russian President Vladimir Putin has branded the EU's stance on the German-Soviet pre-war non-aggression pact a "shameless lie." A recent EU resoluti...
23:48, 2019-12-11

91-year-old WWII vet suffers fatal head injury at nursing home A 91-year-old World War II Navy veteran suffered a fatal blow to the head when he tumbled out of his wheelchair at an Iowa Veterans Affairs nursing h...
03:00, 2019-05-05

A 95-year-old former soldier was the only WWII veteran at the Battle of the Bulge memorial in Washington, DC Alex Wong/Getty Images George Arnstein, 95, was the only World War II veteran to attend the Battle of the Bugle's 75th anniversary memorial in Washin...
22:36, 2019-12-17

Wreck of Australian WWII ship discovered 77 years after it was torpedoed by a Japanese sub The wreck of an Australian freighter has been discovered 77 years after it was sunk by a Japanese submarine during World War II....
19:04, 2019-04-23

Call for public to attend funeral of WWII veteran who died at 96 with no known relatives An Oklahoma funeral home has invited the public to attend services for a World War II veteran with no known surviving family members....
04:08, 2019-09-01

Governor Bevin Recognizes Sacrifice Of Recently Identified KY WWII Sailor FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) – Governor Matt Bevin issued a statement after the remains of a Kentucky World War II-era sailor killed in the Pearl Ha...
15:56, 2019-06-14

Extremely rare Enigma machine used by the Nazis during WWII surfaces, up for auction An Enigma machine that was used by the Nazis to encrypt secret messages during World War II is up for auction later this week....
23:36, 2019-05-28

Denmark's prime minister apologizes to children abused during post-WWII era Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen has formally apologized to abused care home victims, saying it was one of the country's darkest chapters. For 14 yea...
16:24, 2019-08-13

Former U.K. Speaker calls Brexit ‘biggest foreign policy mistake’ since WWII "I think that Brexit is the biggest foreign policy mistake in the post-war period. That is my honest view," the former U.K. Speaker told Global News....
19:56, 2019-11-06

75 years after the US recaptured it during WWII, a US base in the Pacific is dealing with a new menace: birds US Marine Corps/Lance Cpl. Dalton S. Swanbeck Since the Allies recaptured it in the final days of World War II, Wake Atoll has become a national land...
17:00, 2020-02-25

Bette Midler likens tiff with Trump to WWII’s ‘Battle of the Bulge’ Trump had lashed out at the "Beaches" star after she apologized for sharing a quote and attributing it incorrectly to the president....
19:36, 2019-06-05

Eerie US WWII fighter plane that crashed off UK coast given protected status A U.S. World War II fighter plane that crashed off the coast of North Wales and occasionally appears from the sands has received protected status, of...
21:52, 2019-11-11

Ex-Nazi convicted in WWII massacre dies without serving prison time A former Nazi soldier who was convicted, but never served time, for his role in the massacre of 86 civilians in France during World War II has died, ...
06:20, 2019-09-24

Divers find mesmerizing giant sea blob while searching for WWII shipwreck The strange object seems utterly otherworldly, but once the camera gets a bit closer, the blob begins to tell its secrets....
17:12, 2019-10-29

WWII veteran’s remains arrive home 77 years after he died in POW camp TUCSON – It was a homecoming fit for a hero – it was nearly eight decades in the making. The remains of World War II veteran, Sgt. Cread ...
03:52, 2019-05-29

Graves of more than 30 US Marines, sailors from WWII discovered on remote Pacific Island Several graves containing what are likely the remains of more than 30 U.S. Marines and sailors killed during one of the bloodiest battles of World Wa...
13:20, 2019-06-26

UK, Dutch royals mark 75 years since WWII Battle of Arnhem blunder Britain's Prince Charles and Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands took part in a ceremony to remember the failed WWII mission. September 1944 saw Oper...
19:56, 2019-09-21

Group scours Pacific for sunken WWII battleships, lost war graves MIDWAY ATOLL, Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (AP) — Deep-sea explorers scouring the world's oceans for sunken World War II ships are focusing on debri...
17:28, 2019-10-18

WWII bomb discovery forces thousands to evacuate town in Italy More than 50,000 people were forced to evacuate the Italian city of Brindisi on Sunday as experts worked to defuse a World War II bomb, officials sai...
20:56, 2019-12-15

WWII vets named Tucson Rodeo Parade grand marshals TUCSON – World War II veterans have been named the grand marshals for this year’s Tucson Rodeo Parade. The announcement was made at 1:30 p.m. Thursda...
22:04, 2020-01-23

Risk of nuclear war now highest since WWII, UN arms research chief warns GENEVA – The risk of nuclear weapons being used is at its highest since World War II, a senior UN security expert said on Tuesday, calling it a...
16:16, 2019-05-22

The A-10 Thunderbolt demo team's jets got a classic look inspired by the WWII-era P-51 Mustang US Air Force/Senior Airman Cheyenne A. Powers The A-10 Thunderbolt Demonstration Team showed off a new paint scheme on its jets this month. The "War...
17:20, 2019-09-27

7 confirmed dead in Connecticut WWII-era plane crash, number may rise The death toll in the World War II-era plane crash at a Connecticut airport has risen to seven, out of the 13 people on board, officials said Wednesd...
02:32, 2019-10-03

WATCH: US brings home soldier remains from WWII battle 76 years later Flag-draped caskets believed to contain the recovered remains of more than 20 service members were carried off of an Air Force cargo plane Wednesday ...
00:28, 2019-07-19

Book helps honor 96-year-old WWII vet as Bronze Star hero A Sherman tank will be on full display on Sixth Avenue in Manhattan on Saturday morning to honor 96-year-old Clarence Smoyer, who is the country’s ne...
05:12, 2019-09-20

WWII vet rides lawn mower to cafe, celebrates 94th birthday (WAGT) A World War II veteran from New Ellenton, South Carolina celebrated his 94th birthday Tuesday. The celebration was held at Flowers Cafe —...
21:00, 2019-08-21

Late WWII, Korean War veteran finally receives Purple Heart TUCSON – Memorial Day is a day to honor our military and the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice defending our freedoms. One veteran ...
14:56, 2019-05-27

Multiple dead, injured after WWII vintage plane crash in Connecticut The vintage Boeing B-17 was one of only 18 in the nation.       ...
01:40, 2019-10-03

Long lost WWII-era Soviet songs brought to life in Israel In its first performance in Israel, a Grammy-nominated Yiddish concert played the lost songs of lost Jews in a nearly lost language...
03:00, 2019-07-10

7 dead, 6 injured in WWII vintage plane crash at Hartford's Bradley airport A World War II aircraft crashed this morning at Bradley Airport, closing the Hartford, Connecticut, airport.       ...
03:00, 2019-10-03

Judge blocks auction of Jewish WWII relic as custody fight rages A judge on Wednesday blocked the auction of a Jewish World War II artifact estimated to be worth millions that a Holocaust-survivor’s son says ...
06:04, 2019-09-12

This Deleted Scene From The Godfather Reveals A Strange Fact About WWII-Era Cars In America A while back I encountered a clip of a deleted scene from The Godfather that caught my attention because of what was being discussed. Sure, there was...
04:16, 2019-08-02

Doomed WWII warship reveals its secrets: How 'the lucky 13' survived the sinking of the USS Eagle On April 23, 1945 patrol boat USS Eagle PE-56 was sunk by a torpedo fired from a German submarine, the U-853 just a few miles off the coast of Maine....
22:16, 2019-10-07

The US Navy's recent visit to a vital WWII hub is another sign it's thinking about how to fight in the Pacific US Navy/MCS 2nd Class Richard A. Miller One of the Navy's two submarine tenders visited Ulithi Atoll in the Western Pacific earlier this month. Tende...
20:08, 2019-12-20

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beats Black Ops 4 and WWII with $600 million in first weekend Activision Blizzard announced today that Call of Duty: Modern Warfare made $600 million in its first three days, a best for the generation.Read More...
13:28, 2019-10-30

How France’s champagne makers fooled Nazis — and helped turn the tide of WWII Next time you raise a glass of bubbly, you may want to consider raising one to the Champagne makers themselves. Moët & Chandon. Taittinger. They are ...
03:48, 2019-08-16

WWII: eighty years on, the world is still haunted by a catastrophe foretold | Peter Beaumont Shock greeted the news that German tanks had rolled into Poland on September 1, 1939. But the slaughter of the continent’s Jews that was to follow ha...
13:28, 2019-09-01

WWII plane crashes at airport in Connecticut, unknown number fatalities reported The airport confirmed in a tweet that a Collings Foundation World War 2 aircraft was involved in an accident....
19:44, 2019-10-02

Dean Street incident: Soho put on lockdown after discovery of unexploded WWII bomb A major street in London's Soho district has been evacuated after the discovery of a suspected unexploded World War Two bomb....
17:12, 2020-02-03

The DeanBeat: My obsession with WWII real-time strategy game Steel Division 2 Eugen Systems' Steel Division 2 is an excellent way to spent a lot of hours playing a real-time strategy game for WWII buffs.Read More...
17:40, 2019-08-09

Huge turnout expected for funeral of WWII Pacific veteran who died at 97 with no known relatives An Oklahoma funeral home has invited the public to attend services for a World War II veteran with no known surviving family members....
06:04, 2019-09-01

'Singled out': California VA to inspect outfits of WWII glamour girls before they visit patients In the latest twist in the saga of a California veterans hospital and World War II-style glamour girls, officials now want to approve the group outfi...
21:04, 2019-10-22

A Chinese land deal in the Pacific is disrupting access to one of WWII's most important battlefields Reuters Visitors have been blocked from a battlefields on Guadalcanal, in the Solomon Islands, after a deal that handed control of the land to a Chin...
21:56, 2019-11-12

Oklahoma military base set to house migrant childern was once a WWII internment camp A U.S. Army base in Oklahoma that the federal government says will temporarily house children crossing the border without their parents was used duri...
04:32, 2019-06-13

'Singled out' : California VA to inspect outfits of WWII glamour girls before they visit patients In the latest twist in the saga of a California veterans hospital and World War II-style glamour girls, officials now want to approve the group outfi...
20:28, 2019-10-22

Mudlark who discovered dog collar tag in Thames raises money for memorial for pets put down in WWII A mudlark's chance discovery of a rusting old dog collar tag has inspired a campaign to dedicate a memorial to the 2.5 million pets that were put dow...
12:12, 2019-08-09

Could ‘Jojo Rabbit’ win the Oscar for best picture? The case for Taika Waititi’s WWII satire. Waititi's film, also starring Roman Griffin Davis and Scarlett Johansson, was nominated for six Oscars....
14:44, 2020-02-03

Bones found on California peak could belong to WWII internment camp prisoner Bones that were discovered this month on California’s second-highest peak may belong to a Japanese-American man who was incarcerated at a World War I...
21:20, 2019-10-24

Jose Mourinho: Tottenham Champions League final run 'incredible, but it's not history… history is winning' Jose Mourinho has hinted that he will not consider his time at Tottenham a success unless he wins the trophies Mauricio Pochettino failed to deliver....
16:48, 2019-11-25

How Moe Berg went from playing for 5 MLB teams to being a US spy in WWII who thwarted Nazi efforts to build a nuclear bomb Courtesy of Linda McCarthy Morris "Moe" Berg spent 15 years playing major league baseball. His record on the field was middling, but Berg was distin...
00:16, 2019-07-22

Deaths, injuries reported at Hartford's Bradley airport after WWII vintage plane crash A World War II aircraft crashed this morning at Bradley Airport, closing the Hartford, Connecticut airport.       ...
20:32, 2019-10-02

This year's commemoration of the D-Day obscured the real cost of winning WWII in Europe and who paid the price REUTERS/Carlos Barria Leaders of Western countries gathered in Europe this month for a poignant and heartfelt ceremony marking the 75th anniversary ...
23:52, 2019-06-25

Trump just pardoned a scientist who helped develop weapons during WWII, including the nuclear bomb Associated Press President Donald Trump has posthumously pardoned a scientist who helped develop weapons during World War II, including the nuclear b...
15:52, 2019-10-11

National Guard Airman helped fellow passengers of WWII-era plane crash escape A Connecticut National Guard Airman heroically helped his fellow passengers escape the burning World War II-era plane that crashed and burned in the ...
23:24, 2019-10-03

Meet the deep-sea explorers searching the Pacific for the warships that fought one of WWII's most important battles Deep-sea explorers are searching the ocean at the site of one of World War II's most important naval battles for the remains of the ships that fought...
21:48, 2019-10-18

8 dogs who were military heroes, from Stubby, a WWII Army mascot, to Conan, who helped take down Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi AP Photo/Frank Augstein Dogs have been working as bomb sniffers, message carriers, and guards for US military branches since at least World War I. Mo...
16:28, 2019-11-11

Fact-checking 'Midway': How accurate is Roland Emmerich's WWII movie starring Nick Jonas? The World War II Battle of Midway gets the Hollywood treatment in Roland Emmerich's new movie starring Nick Jonas and Darren Criss. Is it accurate? &...
22:04, 2019-11-07

Multiple deaths reported, Hartford's Bradley airport closed after WWII vintage plane crash A World War II aircraft crashed this morning at Bradley Airport, closing the Hartford, Connecticut airport.       ...
19:32, 2019-10-02

Deep-sea explorers found another Japanese aircraft carrier sunk during the decisive Battle of Midway in WWII US Navy National Museum of Naval Aviation/Wikimedia Commons Explorers in the Pacific found another Japanese aircraft carrier sunk during the decisive...
17:28, 2019-10-21

Whoopi blasts Trump on D-Day anniversary: WWII soldiers didn't avoid combat over 'bone spurs' "View" host Whoopi Goldberg didn't even want to talk about President Trump's visit to Normandy, indicating she was annoyed that someone like him woul...
19:04, 2019-06-06

75 years after his last mission, a WWII bomber pilot describes the 'sheer terror' of bombing runs over Nazi Germany US Air Force The US Army Air Force's Eigth Air Force sustained staggering casualties flying over Europe during World War II — by war's end, ove...
16:48, 2019-11-20

Taika Waititi's WWII satire 'Jojo Rabbit' wins Toronto Film Festival people's choice award Taika Waititi's World War II satire "Jojo Rabbit" won the audience award – an Oscar bellwether – at Toronto International Film Festival.   ...
19:40, 2019-09-16

Britain's oldest teddy bear factory has survived WWII, cheap imports and Brexit to celebrate its 90th year Britain's oldest teddy bear factory has survived a world war, threats from cheap toy imports and the uncertainty surrounding Brexit to celebrate its ...
09:16, 2020-01-25

Top UFO stories of 2019 2019 was a big year for UFO coverage, ranging from the U.S. Navy acknowledging for the first time that leaked videos were real to former and current ...
19:56, 2019-12-18

Stories About My Brother When my brother died, I was too shattered to write his obituary. There is little record of his 29 years of life; it simply vanished. When I type “Yus...
17:16, 2019-09-26

What Are Your Best Hitchhiking Stories? Sharing a ride with a stranger isn’t uncommon. If you use ride-hailing services, you’re probably doing it all the time. But for most people, riding w...
18:56, 2019-11-09

On PBS, Old Photos Tell New Stories “Family Pictures USA,” hosted by the filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris, seeks to highlight common ground through shared personal history....
23:32, 2019-08-12

These Are Your Best Hitchhiking Stories Yesterday I asked you all to share your best hitchhiking stories. Knowing the way the esteemed Jalopnik commentariat tends to respond to requests, I ...
21:08, 2019-11-10

Top 10 ghost stories From Toni Morrison’s desolate tale of slavery’s legacy to Alice Sebold’s vision of heaven, Louise Doughty selects the best books that defy disbeliefL...
14:56, 2019-08-28

A Virginia National Guard sergeant is accused of stealing WWII dog tags from the National Archives Associated Press A Virginia man has been accused of taking dog tags from the National Archives and giving them to family members and others. A Frenc...
22:56, 2019-06-19

Tom Cullen: 'All of my stories are about Wales' Welsh actor and writer Tom Cullen promises more films shot in the landscape where he grew up....
07:32, 2019-12-31

We asked for your ghosting stories. Here they are. We heard from dozens of readers with their own stories of having been ghosted, or doing the ghosting themselves....
13:12, 2020-02-21

For Valentine’s Day, Nine Stories About Flowers How to think beyond the basic bouquet and incorporate blooms into everything from headdresses to home-cooked meals....
01:24, 2020-02-12

Top MIT research stories of 2019 With a new year just begun, we take a moment to look back at the most popular articles of 2019 reflecting innovations, breakthroughs, and new insight...
17:36, 2020-01-03

The best photographs of 2019 – and the stories behind them From Notre Dame’s spire collapsing in flames to sled dogs wading through Greenland’s melted ice water and Stormzy triumphant at Glastonbury – photogr...
12:40, 2019-12-31

Three Collections of Stories in Translation “Rain” (by Mia Couto), “The Sun on My Head” (by Geovani Martins) and “Arid Dreams” (by Duanwad Pimwana) depict landscapes of misfortune around the wo...
22:16, 2019-07-08

Looking Back: Top stories of 2019 TUCSON - From escaped fugitives to the deadly ambush in Mexico, News 4 Tucson took a look back at the major stories covered in 2019. To see News 4 Tu...
06:28, 2020-01-01

These Are Your Best Stories Of Wrenching With Your Parents I’m glad my question yesterday about working on cars with your parents brought back so many memories. I ask at least one question each weekend and I’...
23:32, 2020-02-09

12 Men Share Their Abortion Stories Here, in a special collaboration between Glamour and GQ, 12 men share how the procedure has impacted their lives....
14:08, 2019-10-21

Taco Pizza and Other Stories Make an Iowa-style taco pizza for Caucus Day, or if that doesn’t appeal, cook up Melissa Clark’s excellent new recipe for pasta with broccoli rabe an...
16:44, 2020-02-03

A Monument Man Gives Memorials New Stories to Tell In video projections onto historical statuary in Manhattan, the artist Krzysztof Wodiczko claims public spaces for marginalized viewpoints....
17:52, 2020-01-23

Here Are the 10 Most Frightening Stories You Will Ever Hear Congratulations to every single one of you who contributed a terrifying tale to this year’s Scary Story contest. Because of you, not a single one of ...
16:52, 2019-10-28

The Takeout’s best stories of 2019 In all that The Takeout is and does, we hope that the message is resoundingly clear: Food is delicious. And in our efforts to celebrate everything fr...
18:24, 2019-12-17

Anonymous Stories for the Instagram Age In a gallery and in the streets, the Strangers Project treats handwritten personal stories like works of art....
21:12, 2019-09-03

Here's a look at our top 5 Prime stories of the second quarter Hello! I wanted to highlight our top 5 Prime stories of the second quarter. While they all fall within different industries, what connects these s...
23:16, 2019-07-07

What would go in the Rihanna museum? The prime minister of Barbados hopes to mark the musician’s legacy with a special exhibitionIt has been three long years since Rihanna last released ...
15:16, 2019-07-19

Get the Most Out of a Visit to the Museum Most people see a fraction of what most museums have to offer. To make sure you get a real experience, not the short, tourist-friendly version, you n...
23:16, 2019-11-01

Newark Museum Is Now the Newark Museum of Art The name change was announced on Wednesday. The museum’s director said the decision was an essential part of updating its identity and attracting new...
15:56, 2019-11-06

Best museum in every state Have you visited the best museum in your state?        ...
14:08, 2019-04-18

The Stories Behind Seven Mind Boggling Bog Bodies Since at least the 18th century, there have been discoveries in northwestern continental Europe and Britain of “bog bodies” - human remains which hav...
00:20, 2019-05-08

Why millennial stories are saving Hollywood After decades of older generations portraying the age group inaccurately, a new wave of auteurs are shaking up the film industryMillennials: avocado-...
11:28, 2019-07-20