World War II

Top 10 Historical Unsolved Mysteries

Since the world began, we have been surrounded by mysteries. Some are solved by science, but others remain unexplained and might stay unsolved …

Top 10

Patty Jenkins Explained Why The ‘Wonder Woman’ Sequel Takes Place In The 1980s

<i>Wonder Woman 1984</i> is less than a month into production, so director Patty Jenkins and stars Gal Gadot and Chris Pine (being dead has never stopped anyone in a superhero movie before) weren’t able to present a trailer during the film’s San Diego Comic-Con panel. But they did explain why the film …

20th Century

96-Year-Old Woman Selling Home Hasn’t Redecorated in 72 Years, Like a Blast from Past

Who doesn't love a good remodel? Though HGTV's popular show, Fixer Upper, ended with its fifth season in the spring, that hasn't stopped fans from …

Selling

David Baldacci's 6 favorite books with an element of mystery

<i>Crime novelist David Baldacci is the author of over three dozen books, which have sold a total of more than 130 million copies worldwide. His newest</i> …

Books

The untold history of who really first broke the sound barrier

On Oct. 14, 1947, Air Force pilot Chuck Yeager became the first person to break the sound barrier — or so history tells us.<p>According to a new book, …

Military

Guardsmen heading to France for WWI centennial events

A contingent of New York Army National Guard members will be heading to Europe to participate in ceremonies commemorating the World War I centennial.

National Guard

SDCC: The Man in the High Castle picked up for fourth season, drops new trailer

<i>The Man in the High Castle</i> is going from alternate history to alternate worlds in its third season.<p>At San Diego Comic-Con today, a trailer from the …

Entertainment

A Century Ago, German Sub Brought World War I Home To US

Support the news<p>Over 3,000 miles from the trenches and battlefields of the Western Front, where many hundreds of thousands had already died, …

Remembrance Day

‘The Man in the High Castle’ Season 3 Trailer Promises to Tear Up History and Nazis — Watch

Renewed for a fourth season, Amazon also released a 30-minute recap to catch up fans on the events of Seasons 1 and 2.<p>The show that began so simply — …

San Francisco

What You Should Know About Bob Dole on His Birthday

Combat veteran, longtime lawmaker and former presidential candidate is 95<p>Former Sen. Bob Dole turned 95 on Sunday. The Kansas Republican — a …

Politics

German Princess Theodora Sayn-Wittgenstein marries

Former wild child Princess Theodora Sayn-Wittgenstein of Germany, who once went on a drunken rampage at St Andrews University, marries company …

St Andrews

World War II hero is buried, 73 years after he was killed by the Germans

David Rosenkrantz was killed on Sept. 28, 1944 by German machine-gun fire during Operation Market Garden in the Netherlands, a fierce battle …

World News

Forget hosepipe bans – we’re experiencing a global heatwave

I write from sunny Normandy, where the lush green rolling hills are not so green, currently, but rust, sandstone, copper and amber. It’s not damp, …

Los Angeles

US town commemorates 100th anniversary of WWI enemy attack

The 100th anniversary of the only enemy attack on American soil during World War I was commemorated with a wartime song at an event attended by …

Cape Cod

Colonel removes Bible from POW/MIA memorial because atheists were offended

Todd Starnes of Fox News reports the commander of F.E. Warren Air Force Base in my hometown of Cheyenne, Wyo., removed the Bible from a POW/MIA …

U.S. Politics

March honors Warsaw's Jews, activist who warned of genocide

Israel's ambassador to Poland joined hundreds of Warsaw residents Sunday in recalling the first mass deportations of Jews from the Warsaw Ghetto and …

Israel

Shield Of Dreams: The Very Best Captain Americas, Officially Ranked

As the shining beacon of hope and pride and all that is good in the Marvel Universe, Captain America has long been about the mantle, not the man. And …

Marvel Universe

So Sad: Woman Speaks After Losing Her Husband, 3 Kids And 5 Family Members In Duck Boat Accident

BRANSON, MO – JULY 20: The fleet of the World War II DUKW boats are seen at Ride the Ducks on July 20, 2018 in Branson, Missouri. Hundreds of …

Ride the Ducks

A Soldier Never Forgets North Platte

‘We were overwhelmed,” said Lt. Col. Nick Jaskolski. “I don’t really have words to describe how surprised and moved we all were. I had never even heard of the town before.”<p>Col. Jaskolski, a veteran of the Iraq war, is commander of the 142nd Field Artillery Brigade of the Arkansas Army National …

Opinion

Watch: Entire Crew Survives After Vintage Plane Crashes On Runway

A WWII-era plane was destroyed, but all 13 people aboard walked away after the plane crashed on takeoff Saturday. The C-47 "Bluebonnet Belle" crashed …

Conservative View

‘Man In The High Castle’ Renewed By Amazon For 4th Season

Amazon’s <i>The Man In The High Castle</i> had a lot of news to drop at Comic-Con today both visually and in terms of the calendar itself — long-term and …

Streaming

Letter: Trump is damaging U.S. interests

My father's generation fought in World War II to defeat totalitarianism. The alliances created between free European nations and the United States …

Vladimir Putin

American Experience

Article<p>Candy Land<p>By Zoe Mitchell<p>Candy Land is one of the top selling children’s board games of all time selling an average of one million units per …

Selling

Anthony Joshua wants Dillian Whyte to see off Joseph Parker - and stay on course for another Battle of Britain

Anthony Joshua wants Dillian Whyte to do a number on Joseph Parker on Saturday — so his old foe can stay on course for a rematch.<p>But the four-belt …

Boxing

Unknown Warrior's rose features in national mourning exhibition

A withered rose that fell from a wreath on the coffin of the Unknown Warrior, and was sent to an orphan who had lost his father in the first world war and his mother to the Spanish flu epidemic, is to be displayed at the Imperial War Museum North as part of an exhibition about the national mourning …

World News

Smiley: His Jackie Kennedy moment

Alex "Sonny" Chapman, of Ville Platte, says, "A recent story in the column about chatting with JFK in a New Orleans hotel while he was in boxers and …

Baton Rouge

'Titanic' Almost Starred Matthew McConaughey and Gwyneth Paltrow

Our new “Shoot This Now” podcast talks about the 1997 “Titanic”… and the bizarre 1943 version<p>We’d like to take this opportunity to remind you, or …

Celebrity News

Remains of Idaho WWII airman laid to rest decades later

The last and shortest day of Charles Daman's life likely began just as it did for Cameron Murchison and other Allied airmen during the waning days of …

Business

Duck boat safety could improve

Updates to the laws regulating duck boats have improved safety in Massachusetts, but the tragedy in Branson, Mo., that took the lives of 17 people …

Coast Guard

8 Of the most amazing and Expensive Classic Cars of all time

Although, some of the latest cars that feature state-of-the-art technology may be the most sought after vehicles of today, it is vintage and classic …

Classic Cars