Hundreds mourn WWII Marine who died without living relatives

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Hundreds have turned out to honor a decorated World War II Marine in New York after a young friend ensured the 97-year-old's death did not go unnoticed. Bob Graha...

Woman makes sure decorated WWII Marine isn't forgotten

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A decorated Marine who served in World War II is being remembered following his death in New York thanks to an unlikely friendship with a young woman determined to see him get the ...

US WWII bomb detonated in Germany, causing widespread damage

BERLIN (AP) — The controlled detonation of an American World War II bomb in the southern German city of Regensburg has still caused widespread damage to nearby houses. Some 4,500 res...

Meeting with North Korean leader gives Putin more leverage

MOSCOW (AP) — For Russian President Vladimir Putin, a meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un offers a chance to raise Moscow's clout in the region and gain more leverage with Washington. ...

Remains of WWII soldier identified 76 years after going MIA

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The remains of a World War II soldier who went missing in final weeks of the Guadalcanal campaign have been identified 76 years after he was listed as missing in action. ...

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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...