World War II

Seahawks Owner Paul Allen Says He Has Found Lost WWII ShipMicrosoft co-founder and Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen says he and his team of researchers have discovered a long-lost Japanese battleship -- a project the billionaire has been pursuing for nearly eight years.
1 Of 4 Remaining World War II Doolittle Raiders Dies At 94Lt. Col. Edward Saylor was one of four surviving Doolittle Raiders who attacked Japan during a daring 1942 mission credited with lifting American morale during World War II, has died.
Museum Needs To Remove Weapons So It Doesn't Violate New Gun LawA museum in Washington State is removing World War II-era weapons from an exhibit to avoid violating a new voter-approved law requiring background checks on gun transfers.
Senate Approves Japanese American Memorial RenamingThe U.S. Senate has approved a bill to rename the Bainbridge Island memorial dedicated to Japanese Americans forced from their homes during World War II.
10 Things You Didn't Know About ChicagoMany know Chicago is known as "the Windy City" and Wrigley Field is one of America's oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.
Japan's Last WWII Straggler Dies At 91Hiroo Onoda hid in the jungle of Lubang Island in the Philippines until 1974.
Tuskegee Airman William Booker Dead At 90 One of the first black military aviators known as the Tuskegee Airmen, William L. Booker, has died at the age of 90.
WWII Vet Receives 7 Medals 68 Years After BattleIt took nearly seven decades, but the Army finally recognized Arthur Owens for his bravery during World War II. More than 68 years after Owens saved two injured soldiers from a tank under heavy fire, he was awarded seven medals including the Silver Star and Purple Heart on Sept. 19 at the National Guard Armory on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.
Cops: WWII Vet Fatally Beaten Fought Back Against AttackersA second 16-year-old arrested in the beating death of an 88-year-old World War II veteran is scheduled to make a court appearance Tuesday as the first was being held on $2 million bail.
Police: Arrest Made In Beating Death Of 88-Year-Old WWII VetAn 88-year-old veteran of World War II was beaten to death outside the Eagles Lodge in Spokane, and police are seeking two young males in the incident.
Opinion: Obama’s Non-Commemoration Of D-Day Is Inexcusable