To the editor: Is it not surreal that we would even have a serious conversation about an opinion held by Donald Trump supporter Carl Higbie or anyone else who sees the World War II internment of Japanese Americans as a precedent for anything Americans might consider doing in the future? (“The incarceration...
Many have wondered what the true effect of Disney purchasing LucasFilm would be when the Star Wars world came into the family. There were many assumptions, and some fans have worried about it quite a bit. However, it has brought about some really good things. Show More Summary
By Carlos Lozada Lt. Gen. Michael T. Flynn, who is set to become Trump’s national security adviser, writes in his new book, “[Religious war] created our world. The world badly needs an Islamic Reformation, and we should not be surprised if violence is involved. It’s normal.”
VIENNA (Reuters) - Norbert Hofer, vying to become the first freely elected far-right head of state in Europe since World War Two, said opponents who repeatedly accused him of seeking a break with the European Union (EU) were themselves damaging Austria.
Bert Hardy, born in London, worked his way up from a lab assistant to become a photographer. His talent flourished as a staff photographer on Picture Post, joining the illustrated magazine during the Second World War. As well as traveling...Show More Summary
It’s not a precedent any president would want to set. François Hollande is the first French head of state since the second world war not to stand for re-election. Laid low by dreadful popularity ratings, the socialist Hollande had little chance of prevailing next year against centre-right candidate François Fillon or Marine Le Pen of the far-right National Front. Read more
Ratko Mladic, whose war crimes trial reaches a climax next week, is a former Serb army commander whose brutish leadership during Bosnia's 1990s conflict was blamed for the worst atrocities in Europe since World War II. The 74-year-old...Show More Summary
For the first time in 48 years, 1925 Spanish-Mediterranean returns to market I-880 freeway namesake Admiral Chester Nimitz, more noteworthy for being Commander in Chief of the United States Pacific Fleet during World War II, retired peacefully in this Spanish-Mediterranean gem in the Berkeley Hills. Show More Summary
The Guardian reports: François Hollande, the least popular French president since the second world war, has announced he will not run for a second term in office. With a satisfaction rating so low it recently dropped to just 4%, theShow More Summary
Surprise move not to stand for a second term in upcoming presidential election throws selection of a Socialist candidate wide open François Hollande, the least popular French president since the second world war, has announced he will not run for a second term in office. Show More Summary
About 500 U.S. prisoners of war spent a year digging at the Hanawa mine in World War II.
Bigotry against Christians has been on the rise. Here’s how you can help fight it. Across the world, the War on Christianity has been heating up for years, with Christians being persecuted—literally killed—for their beliefs in Christ. Show More Summary
Read more in Public Citizen's December Health Letter On Nov. 16, 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) issued a statement condemning a series of massive attacks on five hospitals in Syria -- three in Aleppo, the country's largest city, and two in the town of Idleb -- that had occurred during the preceding three days. Show More Summary
Lester Holt will anchor NBC Nightly News live from Hawaii on the 75th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack. The December 7 broadcast will feature interviews with World War II veterans and their families. Additionally, Nightly NewsShow More Summary
South Park took on Donald Trump yet again last night, imagining how the President-elect might make major global decisions based on his anger at being criticized.
The late 1950s and early 1960s were a tumultuous time in world history. The Cold War between the East and the West was in full-swing, driving the new fields of nuclear weapons and space exploration and giving the period its dual monikers...Show More Summary
LONDON — There aren't many franchises out there to rival Star Wars in terms of sheer popularity, but Game of Thrones is probably one of the few that comes close. So imagine what the reaction might be if those two worlds came together? SEE...Show More Summary
There are a group of parasites extremely disgusting and mean. Humanity declared war on them. [Source: Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell] The post The World’s Most Gruesome Parasites and How to Eradicate Them [Science Video] appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
The latest World War 3 News reports hint at Russia possibly launching nuclear missiles soon on Europe. Russia’s target has now become several European nations after the growing conflicts with NATO. The latter’s entry into the Baltic region has already come under fire from Russian President Vladimir Putin. Show More Summary
Images of war, death and even love that we have come to know as some of the most popular photographs ever.