World War II News
Historical thriller takes readers back to turbulent era
Book Review: In his World War II thriller, "The Saboteur," Andrew Gross takes readers back in time to a turbulent and terrifying era.
Game of Thrones: Can Night King win with top-down economy?
Game of Thrones: Can the White Walkers' command-and-control economy beat Westeros?
Japan minister sees unity with Trump, pressure on N. Korea
Japan's new foreign minister says he sees no major shifts or divisions with the policies of U.S. President Donald Trump's administration
British science fiction writer Brian Aldiss dies at 92
Brian Aldiss, one of the most prolific and influential science fiction writers of the 20th century, has died aged 92
Today in History
Today in History Today is Tuesday, Aug. 22, the 234th day of 2017. There are 131 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 22, 1851, the schooner America outraced more than a dozen British vessels off the English coast to win a trophy that came to be known as the America's Cup.
Navy orders 7th Fleet review amid search for 10 from McCain
Search underway for missing sailors; U.S. Navy orders broad review of the performance and readiness of the Pacific-based 7th Fleet, after two major ship collisions in past few months
Navy ship in collision named for McCain's dad, grandfather
The U.S. Navy ship damaged in a collision in the Pacific has a familiar name, but it isn't called the USS John S. McCain for the Arizona senator.
After 40 years, Fort Knox opens famed vault to civilians
One of the world's most famous gold depositories has opened its vaults to civilians for the first time in more than 40 years
Box Office Top 20: 'The Hitman's Bodyguard' hits No. 1
"The Hitman's Bodyguard" stole the weekend from the heist pic "Logan Lucky."
Big Ben bell to go silent in London for repairs until 2021
After more than 150 years as Britain's most famous timekeeper, London's Big Ben bell has fallen silent for four years of repair work that will keep it quiet on all but a few special occasions