New posts from the WHIH World News Twitter feed reveal that governments around the world are searching for Hulk in Captain America: Civil War.
You can now download Greag Bear's Eon for only 1.99$ here.Here's the blurb:The Hugo and Nebula Award–winning author’s science fiction thriller about a world on the brink of nuclear war—and the appearance of a mysterious asteroid.Perhaps it wasn’t from our time; perhaps it wasn’t even from our universe. Show More Summary
The Syrian Civil War has produced about 5.8 million Syrians seeking refuge or asylum elsewhere–a scale of population displacement unseen since World War II. Although the flow into Europe dominates the news, most of the registered Syrian refugees remain in the Middle East. Show More Summary
President Obama may visit Hiroshima when he travels to Japan late this month for a summit of key industrialized nations, but he will not apologize for the World War II decision to destroy that city with an atomic bomb, the White House said Monday. The question arose because John Kerry recently became the first U.S. secretary of state to visitHiroshima’s Peace Memorial Park.
We live in a diverse world, and slowly but surely our entertainment has evolved to represent this fact. One film that received a good deal of praise for its diverse casting was Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which had a black man and a woman as two of its lead characters. Show More Summary
They like it. They really like it! "Captain America: Civil War" opens in the U.S. this Friday, May 6, but many lucky fans around the world got to see it over the weekend, giving it an estimated $200.2 million opening. According to Deadline,...Show More Summary
The force has definitely now been awakened, and the world can't wait to see what happens next. Unfortunately, we still have a long wait ahead of us before Disney's first followup to Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits theaters on December 15th, 2017. Show More Summary
Coin debasers hard at work. (Photo: Public domain) In the early 17th century, Germany's numerous lords, princes, and sundry other rulers had a problem. This area of the world was on the verge of a war. A big one. Wars cost money, and at that time money was still made from actual precious metal. Show More Summary
This is the fifteenth year of the War on Terror, which began with the ill-advised American invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001—an improbable response to the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon by a group of overwhelmingly Saudi jihadists (albeit trained by Al Qaeda). Show More Summary
Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, who penned Civil War and the upcoming Avengers: Infinity War films, on their new movies real world parallels.
Lower Silesia, in southwestern Poland, is a land of treasure hunters. Until the end of the Second World War, the region—covered by mountains and deep pine forests with towering, arrowlike trees—was part of Germany. In the early months of 1945, the German Army retreated, along with much of the civilian population. Show More Summary
The popular media industry narrative has always revolved around a war between worlds. Television and video duking it out for primacy, especially around the NewFronts and upfronts season. Mobile and PC have long been pitted against each other, in spite of their complementary nature. Show More Summary
[World War II Timeline: April 28, 1946-February 17, 1947](http://history.howstuffworks.com/world-war-ii/postwar-europe-and-japan2.htm): >April 28, 1946: The International Military Tribunal for the Far East indicts Japanese war minister Tojo Hideki as a war criminal, charging him with 55 counts. He will be sentenced to death in November 1948
At least 900 marines of the Russian Northern Fleet will participate in military parades in northern cities of Murmansk and Severomorsk that will commemorate the 71th anniversary of victory over the Nazi Germany in World War II.
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Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 in Zonnebeke, Belgium The Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 in Zonnebeke recalls the horrors of a battle during the First World War that was called “The Pointless Bloodbath” In […] The post Memorial...Show More Summary
COLUMBUS, N.M. — As you drive into this dusty little village just three miles north of the Mexican border, you wouldn’t guess that a bloody event here would have affected a world war and kept the town’s name in the history books for more than a hundred years. Just before dawn on March 9, 1916,...
Aficionados of Coney Island—the legendary Brooklyn amusement district that enjoyed its heyday before World War II—often lament that they're too late to have seen the glory days, when the boardwalk games were smoking, the plaster mannequin...Show More Summary
By Thalif Deen | (Inter Press Service) | – – UNITED NATIONS, Apr 28 2016 (IPS) – Ten presidents and prime ministers from around the world will work together to resolve the…
The notion of a writer rewriting history isn’t particularly new. Robert Harris’ ‘Fatherland’ famously imagined what Berlin in 1964 would have been like if the Nazis had won the Second World War. However it takes a brave or foolish writer to rewrite Irish history. But that is exactly what Hugh Travers has done for the more...