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Marking the end of World War II

U.S. and Japanese cities linked by World War II marked the 70th anniversary of the conflict's end by vowing to remember the past and...

Japan’s PM doesn’t quite apologize for WWII

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Friday that Japan's past "heartfelt apologies" for World War II will remain unshakeable in the future, but stopped short...

Final reunion for vets of Doolittle’s Tokyo raid

For Jimmy Doolittle's co-pilot, taking off from an aircraft carrier, flying hundreds of miles and bombing Japan was the easy part of the daring...

Final reunion for famed World War II aviators

At 97, retired Lt. Col. Richard Cole can still fly and land a vintage B-25 with a wide grin and a wave out the...

Cost of wars linger on for years, centuries

If history is any judge, the U.S. government will be paying for the Iraq and Afghanistan wars for the next century as service members...

Man vs. bats: Who will win?

Biologist Susi von Oettingen walked into the dark World War II-era military bunker and took out her flashlight. Among the old pipes, wires and...

New revelations into Ike’s farewell address

For nearly two years, President Dwight D. Eisenhower and his aides searched for the right words to describe at the end of his presidency...

Health care ‘reform’ could undermine employee plans

The new health care law wasn't supposed to undercut employer plans that have provided most people in the U.S. with coverage for generations. But last...

Republican defends Nazi re-enacments

A Republican congressional candidate from Ohio, countering criticism from a House GOP leader, said Monday that he did nothing wrong by wearing a Nazi...

Dissecting GOP spin on taxes

The expiration of Bush-era tax cuts in January has sparked a partisan bickering match this election season, and much of the rhetoric from both...