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Generations apart, WWII veterans learn from middle school kids

WWII veterans in town to see their memorial are meeting with D.C. middle school students as part of their trip.

Tuesday - 11/05/2013, 02:59pm EST

Tags: Megan Cloherty, WWII, Honor Flight


Military ordnance found in Anne Arundel County

Army specialists removed what was believed to be a World War II era munition from an Anne Arundel County neighborhood.

Sunday - 01/13/2013, 07:48pm EST

Tags: anne arundel county fire, Capital of Annapolis, munitions, WWII

Navy lacrosse team salute to WWII vets goes viral

An honorable story is being shared around the web after the Navy Lacrosse team had an unexpected meeting at the Baltimore-Washington airport.

Tuesday - 10/16/2012, 05:29pm EDT

Tags: Navy lacrosse, WWII, bwi, veterans, Navy

Devil's Brigade: Forefathers of Green Berets, SEALs

The Devil's Brigade became one of the most feared fighting units in World War Two. Today American and Canadian special forces trace their roots to the unit. And this elite group of veterans came to Washington this week to celebrate their 70th anniversary and 66th reunion.

Monday - 10/01/2012, 07:22pm EDT

Tags: jj green, special forces, Devils Brigade, WWII


WWI memorial trees in Danville to be removed

Danville officials are preparing to remove more than a dozen oak trees planted to honor World War I soldiers.

Tuesday - 09/04/2012, 12:51pm EDT

Tags: Danville, WWII

Veterans honor the fallen heros of WWII (VIDEO)

Veterans and family members of World War II gathered to celebrate the end of the war Sunday on the National Mall. Japan formally surrendered aboard the USS Missouri in the Pacific 67 years ago and is known today as V-J Day.

Sunday - 09/02/2012, 09:33pm EDT

Tags: WWII, V-J Day, Friends of the National World War II Memorial, National Mall and Memorial Parks

Live WWII-era grenade found in Fredericksburg home

Fredericksburg's deputy fire chief says a state police bomb technician safely removed a live World War Two-era grenade from a house in the city.

Wednesday - 07/25/2012, 06:35am EDT

Tags: Fredericksburg, WWII

The lips behind the kiss that ended World War II

It's arguably the most famous picture marking the end of World War II: Two strangers, a sailor and a nurse, kissing in the middle of Times Square on the cover of LIFE Magazine.

Thursday - 05/17/2012, 07:15am EDT

Tags: david burd, WWII, Life Magazine