| May 19, 2014
| 2:13 PM
The sun breaks through dark clouds to shine on the Flag that is still raised and lowered daily on the battleship USS Arizona, sunk during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor....
| May 22, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Purple Hearts, Bronze Stars and personal belongings from the battlefield are among a trove of unclaimed property the state will try to return to more than 95,000 California veterans or their families under a new effort launched by the state controller's...
| Jun 19, 2014
At times of crisis, we slip reflexively into finger-pointing mode. President Barack Obama's critics blame the swift fall of major Iraqi cities to Islamist radicals on his decision to withdraw U.S. combat forces from the battered country. His supporters...
| May 24, 2014
| 4:03 PM
His name was Billy Woods, Seaman 2nd Class William Anthony Woods, and he left William Cullen Bryant High School in Queens to join the U.S. Navy. He was aboard the USS Arizona at 7:48 a.m. on Dec. 7, 1941, when the Japanese began their stunning air assault...
| May 26, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Memorial Day is meant to give Americans a time to remember the veterans and fallen soldiers of our many wars. These 25 essential books about American fighters include novels and nonfiction, some stories absurd, others painful. Ernest Hemingway, Norman...
| May 28, 2014
| 2:30 AM
NEW YORK -- The new memorial and museum commemorating the worst attack on the continental United States in history stands starkly as remembrance of that morning in lower Manhattan nearly 13 years ago when terrorism rained down on the Twin Towers from...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| Jun 5, 2014
| 1:23 PM
This article was originally published in June 1994 for the 50th anniversary of D-Day.
"Soldiers, sailors and airman of the Allied Expeditionary Force:
You are about to embark on a great crusade. The eyes of the world are upon you and the...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Lisa See's ambitious novel, "China Dolls," spotlights the under-told story of Asian American entertainers during the 1930s and 1940s. A popular Los Angeles writer whose eight previous books explore Chinese American experiences, See offers the perfect...
| Jun 20, 2014
In Lisa See's best-selling novel "Shanghai Girls" (2009) and her memoir "On Gold Mountain: The One-Hundred-Year Odyssey of My Chinese-American Family" (1995), the author mines the history of Chinese immigrants from the old country to the United States and...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Florida Atlantic University's popular Lifelong Learning Program may get a $4 million boost next year to ensure it's around to serve seniors for years to come.
The university's Board of Trustees agreed Tuesday to take the first step – accepting a...