Queen's secret speech for WWIII revealed

Aug 1, 2013

Queen's secret speech for WWIII revealed

British government files from 1983, opened to the public for the first time Wednesday, include an official’s view of the message Queen Elizabeth II would have broadcast to the nation in the event of World War III. The speech was drafted as part of ...

Jul 28, 2013

U.S. officials lauded for restoring Japanese-American honor

A ceremony was held Friday to commend U.S. officials, including the late President Ronald Reagan, who played leading roles in restoring the honor of the Japanese-Americans interned during World War II and in compensating them. Their efforts led to the enactment of the Civil ...

Key moments that left mark on U.S.

Apr 9, 2013

Key moments that left mark on U.S.

Margaret Thatcher, Britain’s first female prime minister, held the office for more than 11 years, including during the entire 1980s. In that time, she left a major mark on U.S. politics, mainly through her close relationship with President Ronald Reagan. Here’s a look back ...