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___ To some market vets, stocks are rallying like it's 1999 NEW YORK (AP) — The furious rally for stocks this year, so quickly on the heels of last year's scary tum...

Greek PM says he will revive bid for German WWII reparations

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's prime minister says his government will formally revive a long-standing demand for Germany to pay vast reparations for the World War II Nazi occupation. ...

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Hundreds evacuated in Frankfurt so WWII bomb can be defused

BERLIN (AP) — Some 600 people have been evacuated from their homes in the old city of Frankfurt so specialists could remove a World War II-era bomb that was discovered in the Main River. ...

Croatia Jews, Serbs, anti-fascists, Roma gather at WWII site

ZAGREB, Croatia (AP) — Jewish, Serb, anti-fascist and Roma groups in Croatia have commemorated the victims of a World War II death camp, boycotting the official ceremonies for the fourth year in a row...

Richard Cole, last WWII Doolittle Raider, dies in Texas

DALLAS (AP) — Retired Lt. Col. Richard "Dick" Cole, the last of the 80 Doolittle Tokyo Raiders who carried out the daring U.S. attack on Japan during World War II, has died at a military hospital in T...

Cousin: Upstate NY burial likely for remains of WWII airman

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A relative of a New York airman whose remains were identified more than 75 years after he died in World War II says his reburial will likely be in a rural upstate cemetery. ...

With Brexit, Britain is in crisis and not for the first time

LONDON (AP) — Few would argue that Britain is in what is often referred to as a bit of a pickle. A crisis in fact, undoubtedly of historic proportions. With the country mired in conf...

The Latest: Ohio gamer pleads guilty in deadly Kansas hoax

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on change-of-plea hearing for gamer involved in "swatting" death of a Kansas man (all times local): 2:20 p.m. An Ohio gamer has plea...

Ohio gamer heads to court in deadly Kansas hoax case

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — An Ohio gamer accused of recruiting a prankster to make a bogus emergency call is expected in federal court to answer for his alleged part in the hoax that got an unarmed Kansas m...

Pentagon: Remains of NY airman killed in WWII identified

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. military officials say the remains of western New York airman killed in a plane crash in the Pacific during World War II have been identified. The Pentagon'...

The Latest: Man sentenced to 20 years in fatal 'swatting'

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Latest on a California man who pleaded guilty to making a hoax call that led police to fatally shoot a Kansas man (all times local): 11:15 a.m. ...

California man charged in fatal 'swatting' to be sentenced

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A California man faces decades in prison when he's sentenced for making hoax emergency calls, including one that led police to fatally shoot a Kansas man. Tyler ...

Book Review: 'Spearhead' is a well-researched WWII tale

"Spearhead: The World War II Odyssey of an American Tank Gunner," by Adam Makos (Ballantine Books) With his two previous books, journalist Adam Makos established himself as a meticul...

Tlingit Code Talkers feted in Alaska for World War II role

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Army veteran Richard Bean Sr. took his wartime secret to the grave, dying a hero without anyone knowing about it for decades. Now, Bean and four other long-d...