This pretty penny could cost you a pretty penny

Jan 4, 2017

This pretty penny could cost you a pretty penny

ort Lauderdale Florida Faced with a copper shortage at the beginning of World War II, the U.S. Mint authorized experiments to make pennies from other metals, plastic and rubber. A Tennessee company made some from glass and failed so spectacularly that only one known ...

Full text of Abe's address at Pearl Harbor

Dec 28, 2016

Full text of Abe's address at Pearl Harbor

The following is the full text of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s address Tuesday at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, following a summit with U.S. President Barack Obama and a visit to the USS Arizona Memorial. President Obama, Commander Harris, ladies and gentlemen, and all American citizens, ...

Dec 27, 2016

Son of Zero pilot skeptical of Abe's Pearl Harbor visit

The son of a Zero fighter pilot voiced hope that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s planned visit to Pearl Harbor on Tuesday will help show the realities of war. Still, Takanari Harada, 66, the third son of Kaname Harada, who took part in the 1941 ...