2 brothers pay respects as Marine killed in WWII is buried

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The remains of a Marine lost since the early days of World War II have been buried in Philadelphia, more than 70 years after he was killed. Dominic Ragucci had th...

Survivor of newly found WWII shipwreck: 'So many' to rescue

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Scientists they have discovered part of a ship that was blown off a U.S. Navy destroyer during World War II in Alaska's Aleutian Islands. Researchers announc...

Hawaii marker to honor hundreds of WWII prisoners of war

HONOLULU (AP) — U.S. Army Air Corps veteran Daniel Crowley endured more than three years of slave labor while being held prisoner by Japan during World War II. This week, the 96-year...

Israeli teen admits to desecrating WWII death camp in Poland

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A police spokesman in eastern Poland says an Israeli teen has admitted to dropping his pants at the former Nazi German death camp of Majdanek and is facing a fine. ...

Some 2,000 evacuated for removal of 3 WWII bombs in Poland

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Officials in Poland say more 2,000 people have been evacuated to allow navy experts to remove three World War II bombs from the Baltic Sea bed at the vacation resort of Kolobrzeg...

WWII pilot's remains return home after 7 decades

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — The remains of a World War II pilot were finally buried with full military honors in his home state of Nebraska after 73 years in foreign soil. Flight Officer R...

More than 2,000 evacuated to remove WWII-era bomb in Poland

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish police say they are evacuating more than 2,000 people after the discovery of an unexploded World War II-era bomb weighing some 250 kilograms (550 pounds). ...

Ghost town: A tiny English village abandoned during WWII

TYNEHAM, England (AP) — A tiny village on England's southern coast offers relics of the dark years when the country awaited Nazi invasion. The British military urgently needed more l...

Poland obtains archive of Polish effort to save Jews in WWII

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish has obtained a World War II-era archive that documents an effort by Polish diplomats in Switzerland to save Jews by issuing forged passports to Latin American countries. ...

Solid twists keep plot churning in 'Prisoner in the Castle'

"The Prisoner in the Castle" (Bantam), by Susan Elia MacNeal One pleasure of a mystery series is connecting with a character that changes and grows with each novel. Maggie Hope, the ...

Hiroshima marks 73rd anniversary of atomic bombing in WWII

TOKYO (AP) — Hiroshima has marked the 73rd anniversary of the Aug. 6, 1945, atomic bombing with a somber ceremony to remember the people killed and injured and a call to eliminate nuclear weapons amid...

Review: 'Christopher Robin' a return to Hundred Acre Wood

Oh, bother. The misfortune of "Christopher Robin" is not only that it comes a year after "Goodbye Christopher Robin," an earnest if sentimental tale about Winnie-the-Pooh author A.A....

Monarchs and milkweed, at a glance

Some facts about monarch butterflies and the milkweed plants they need to survive: THE BUTTERFLY —The migratory monarch population that overwinters in central Mexic...

Team Kaliber Capture CWL Pro League Stage 2 Championship

SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 30, 2018--After an intense eight-week competition at the MLG Arena in Columbus, Ohio, Team Kaliber has captured the title of CWL Pro League Stage 2 champion....

Call of Duty® World League Stage 2 Playoffs, Presented by PlayStation®4, Has Arrived

SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 27, 2018--The record-setting season of the Call of Duty World League continues this weekend when the top eight teams from around the world will compete for a...