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2014-03-13 23:02:24

USS Missouri Memorial Association celebrates 20th Anniversary with special Mahalo admission rates for Hawaii residents and military members, March 15-31. Pearl

2014-02-21 23:26:06

The Marshall Plan Speech exhibit incorporates the audio recording of Marshall’s address at Harvard Univ.

2010-11-17 03:30:00

Using Film, Internet & Care Packages to Unite Families with Their Hard-hit Soldiers in Afghanistan SAN ANTONIO, Nov.

2010-06-22 05:10:00

(1918-2010) WASHINGTON, June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The family of Edith Shain announced the passing of their dear mother in Los Angeles on Sunday June 20, 2010 California. Ms.

2010-01-30 19:25:00

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii, Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaii Governor Linda Lingle and Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard commander Capt. Gregory R.

2009-08-13 13:16:22

Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM) has been awarded £48,200 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) as part of its ongoing work with ex-Far Eastern Prisoners of War (FEPOW) to create an archive of oral histories from surviving prisoners.

2008-12-04 17:41:00


2008-11-12 09:00:19

A U.S. Internet genealogy company that ran a newspaper ad featuring a picture of a German soldier rather than an Allied one has angered Canadian veterans.

2005-10-01 08:29:15

By Alexandra Hudson MAASTRICHT, The Netherlands (Reuters) - Grandsons of the three World War Two allied leaders who attended the 1945 Yalta conference met for the first time on Saturday and defended the talks which some have blamed for triggering the Cold War.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.