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DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US personnel. From World War II • RM2c Julius H. O. Pieper, US Navy Reserve, assigned to the crew of Landing Ship Tank Number 523 (LST-523), was lost in France on 19 June 1944. He was accounted for on 20 November 2017. From Korea • SGT […]
If you think Outlander heroine Claire Fraser has been through a lot in three seasons, well, you're right. She works as a military nurse in World War II, gets married, travels through time, gets married again, gets pregnant twice, loses...Show More Summary
Born from the fires engulfing the Balkans in the 1990s, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia closes next month having tried and judged dozens of those behind Europe's worst atrocities since World War II. From...Show More Summary
LONG BEACH, New York (WPIX) -- Chaim Weiss was the first grandson of a Holocaust survivor; his father, Anton, was born in a displaced persons camp in Germany after World War II. Read moreComments
Sir Robert Menzies was Australia's longest serving Prime Minister, first holding office at the beginning of World War II from 1939 until 1941, and then again from 1949 until 1966. And thanks to a recent Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, we now know a bit about how the CIA viewed this legend of Australian politics. More »
Gary Oldman plays Winston Churchill in Joe Wright’s drama about the early days of World War II.
A U.N. tribunal found Ratko Mladic guilty of genocide and war crimes on Wednesday. He masterminded Europe's worst atrocities since World War II. Elizabeth Palmer reports Mladic did not go down quietly.
Co-written and directed by Dee Rees ("Pariah"), the period drama "Mudbound" is set in 1939 and depicts the racial climate in the rural American South during World War II through... For more, visit our blog !
The foundation maintaining the Amsterdam house where Anne Frank hid from the Nazis during World War II said Thursday that it had bought another property where her family lived in the 1930s. But the Anne Frank Foundation said it had no...Show More Summary
NewEgg has just dropped one of the best Xbox One X Black Friday deals we’ve seen so far – an Xbox One X 1TB console with Call of Duty World War II and Star Wars Battlefront 2 for $549.99. Normally, you’d be looking at forking over $500 for just the Xbox One X console alone, […]
Gary Oldman is on track to win the best actor Oscar for his metamorphosis into Winston Churchill in Joe Wright’s World War II drama “Darkest Hour.” But part of the glory should go to New Zealand screenwriter Anthony McCarten (“The Theory of Everyting”), who has managed to weave together seamlessly... Show More Summary
Since World War II, fiberglass and plastic — which are stronger, lighter and require less maintenance than wood — have become the materials of choice for coastal infrastructure like docks. An unforeseen consequence of this transition,...Show More Summary
The art collective Center for Political Beauty (ZPS) has put up the work outside Hoecke’s house in the tiny village of Bornhagen.
Star Wars Battlefront II’s loot box controversy gathered mainstream attention around the world, and it looks like the situation isn’t slowing down anytime soon. Now, government officials from the United States, Australia, and Belgium have weighed in on what they think of loot boxes, and it isn’t good. Show More Summary
Like its long-lost contemporaries, the swastika will be destroyed.
UN war crimes judges will on Wednesday hand down a historic verdict against former Bosnian Serb army commander Ratko Mladic, blamed for steering Europe’s worst atrocities since World War II. The judgement and possible sentencing before...Show More Summary
As I walked through Shanghai’s Hongkou district on a cold February day, I saw the names written in English, seven times, on a museum’s bronze perimeter wall. First name. Middle initial. Then Kessler — my last name. I was stunned. They were among the Jews, 13,700 of them, who had spent some or all...
There are countless model warships on display at the U.S. Navy Museum, ranging from wooden paddlewheelers to World War II flattops, but none of these miniature marvels could trade broadsides with the 19-foot-long model of the USS Missouri. The...Show More Summary
LONDON (AP) — When Britain's 21-year-old Princess Elizabeth married 26-year-old Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten at Westminster Abbey in 1947, the wedding sparked joy and celebration in a country just recovering from World War II.