James Barr explores a series of attempts to destroy Britain's global power and influence in a new book which reveals America's contempt for Britain began even before World War II was over. MailOnline - Published
Duane Sherman wasn't looking forward to celebrating his 96th birthday. The World War II Navy veteran was feeling lonely, especially when he checked the mail. So his daughter hatched a plan. She put out..
Business Insider reports the partial government shutdown has gone on for 27 days now. 380,000 federal employees were placed on furlough at the start of the shutdown. That means they were forced to stay..
Senators are scurrying to prevent President Donald Trump from pulling the US out of NATO. NATO is the transatlantic security organization that the US helped found after World War II. However, Trump has..
Battlefield V's second free DLC expansion is here. Developer DICE has rolled out the first wave of Chapter 2: Lightning Strikes on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, bringing new modes, weapons, and other content..
According to Reuters, the United States has warned German companies involved in the Russian-led Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline that they could face sanctions if they stick with the project. U.S. President..
According to Reuters, the U.S. ambassador to Germany has warned companies involved in the construction of the Russian-led Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline that they could face sanctions if they stick to the..
According to a report by CNN, on Friday, Poland's counterintelligence service confirmed that a Huawei executive has been arrested in Poland on charges of spying for China. Polish state media reportedly..
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Wednesday that Moscow and Tokyo are still "far from being partners" despite renewed efforts to resolve a decades-old conflict over disputed islands.… Japan Today - Published
HONOLULU (AP) — Officials broke ground on a $20 million revitalization and expansion project for the Pearl Harbor campus of the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park. The project, which is expected to.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Legalizing recreational marijuana, expanding prevailing wage and capping property tax increases are on Gov. Andrew Cuomo's agenda this year. Cuomo proposed a $175.2 billion state budget in his State of.. bizjournals - Published
Russia's foreign minister has called on Tokyo to accept the outcome of the war in order to advance discussions on a peace plan. Russia and Japan have yet to sign a peace treaty since the end of World.. Deutsche Welle - Published
Marguerite Prager-Thomson announces the release of ‘Marguerite de Bourgogne’
GREENSBORO, N.C. (PRWEB) January 16, 2019
Marguerite Prager-Thomson’s mother, Charline, came from a rural hamlet.. PRWeb - Published
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Many know about Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat in Budapest, who led his embassy in a successful attempt to issue “protective passports” to at least 6,000 Hungarian.. Eurasia Review - Published
Alfred Newman served from 1943 to 1945, transmitting codes in his native tongue which prevented the Japanese from gleaning U.S. intelligence during World War II. NPR - Published Also reported by •azcentral.com
Watch VideoPresident Trump has leveled plenty of criticism against NATO during his time in office. Although he eventually backtracked on his criticism, a new report that the president.. Newsy - Published
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado Springs woman who was among the first women to fly for the U.S. military during World War II has died at age 96.Bill Young told The Gazette that his mother.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Denver Post •Seattle Times
WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — A Navajo Code Talker who used his native language to outsmart the Japanese in World War II has died in New Mexico at age 94.Navajo Nation officials say Alfred K. Newman died.. New Zealand Herald - Published
George Kolber and Charles Kolber announce publication of ‘Thrown upon the World’
LOCUST, N.J. (PRWEB) January 15, 2019
A Jewish family fled the Nazis, while at the same time a Chinese family.. PRWeb - Published
In international Politics there are no permanent friends or enemies, but only permanent interests (John Henry Temple). Nation-states adopt any sort of tricks to safeguard and enlarge their national.. Eurasia Review - Published
A 96-year-old World War II veteran from California will be spending plenty of time with family going through a mountain of birthday cards, after a request from his daughter on Facebook went viral. FOXNews.com - Published
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish port city of Gdansk, whose mayor died after being stabbed while on stage during a charity fundraiser, is among Poland’s most famous cities due to the key role it.. Seattle Times - Published
In 1938, just before World War II broke out, the city of London (population 9 million) only had eight pints of blood in storage ready for transfusion. For context, consider that the human body contains.. The Verge - Published
James Scott tells the story of Gen. Douglas MacArthur and the 29-day battle of Manila in his latest book, "Rampage," which unfolds in a chilling narrative of some of the fiercest urban fighting of.. Seattle Times - Published
Meeting his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the resources for cooperation were "truly inexhaustible" and should be used to work towards a peace agreement... WorldNews - Published
MOSCOW (AP) — The foreign Ministers of Russia and Japan are holding talks about disputed Pacific islands.The Soviet Union took the four southernmost Kuril Islands during the final days of World War.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Moscow has accused Tokyo of attempting to "stir up the atmosphere" ahead of key talks. Russia and Japan never signed a peace treaty in the wake of World War II, and disputed islands may prevent them.. Deutsche Welle - Published
The "great leadership of the shah" had made Iran "an island of stability in one of the more troubled areas of the world," US president Jimmy Carter declared just a year before the 1979 Islamic.. IndiaTimes - Published
Although Donald Trump’s presidency has not yet been catastrophic, there has always been much potential danger from the ill-informed and mercurial chief executive.
Although most economists would.. Eurasia Review - Published
When Sue Morse requested on Facebook that friends send her father well-wishes for his December 30 birthday, she expected maybe 160 cards.At 96, World War II veteran and Purple Heart medal recipient.. New Zealand Herald - Published
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — When Sue Morse requested on Facebook that friends send her father well-wishes for his Dec. 30 birthday, she expected maybe 160 cards.At 96, World War II veteran and Purple.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Family and friends gathered in Austin, Texas, to say goodbye to Richard Overton. He was America's oldest known veteran who died at the age of 112. He fought in World War II and served in Pearl Harbor. NPR - Published
WARSAW - During World War II, Wojciech Narebski and his fellow Polish servicemen had to lift crate after heavy metal crate of artillery. Fortunately for them, one of the soldiers had superhuman.. Bangkok Post - Published
The Canadian of Czech origin survived the Theresienstadt and Auschwitz concentration camps during World War II. After moving to North America in 1951, he lectured from time to time about what he had.. Deutsche Welle - Published