World War II

A wave of extremist far-right movements with chilling echoes of the Nazis is being "fueled" by Donald Trump, writes Sadiq Khan on 80th anniversary of World War II.
“We can be glad that the farmer was not in the field,” a city spokesman said of the weekend blast.
American soldier KT Robbins fell in love with French woman Jeannine Pierson in 1944, but lost touch when he went to fight on the Eastern Front.
Fort Sill in Oklahoma will be used as a “temporary emergency influx shelter" for surging numbers of unaccompanied minors detained at the border.
Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) said he wouldn't have attacked the House speaker during a visit to commemorate the D-Day landings.
Tom Rice said there was one big difference between this jump and the one he did in 1944: "They weren't shooting at me."
The former Arkansas governor gets hit with a history lesson on social media.
Patricia Warner received the nation's highest civilian award for serving the U.S. as a spy. She also helped downed American pilots escape.
World War II veteran Pete DuPré performed "The Star-Spangled Banner" ahead of Sunday's U.S. women's soccer match against Mexico.
Filipino American farmers on Bainbridge Island, Washington, cared for the properties of their Japanese American neighbors during World War II. Their bonds still exist today.
Since World War II, mass-produced items like plastic cups and plates have been targeted toward average consumers. Now, we’re hooked on them.
“How did we pay for World War II? At the end of the day when something is this important our economy is going to suffer if we don’t pay for it.”
When Kenyon Parker served in World War II, the Army was segregated. He and other black soldiers were denied guns, had separate facilities and were often forced into behind-the-line jobs of servitude.
“Richard Overton made us proud to be Texans and proud to be Americans,” Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said.
Survivors, separated from their families and sent to the U.K. just before the war, will be given about $2,800.
Ray Chavez, who was in his late 20s when the 1941 attack occurred, was described by his daughter as a "very nice, quiet man."
"They were starting to learn German in Paris before the U.S. came along," tweeted Trump, who drew comparisons with Hitler for the post.
“They faced outright discrimination throughout their service, which led to their heroism and sacrifice being largely ignored,” Sen. Tammy Duckworth said.
His expulsion came 25 years after he admitted that he lied to get into the U.S.
Mordechai Miller, 87, said he wants today's students to remember how lucky they are.