When America joined WWI and became a global power

Apr 2, 2017

When America joined WWI and became a global power

When America entered World War I, a century ago this week, the European powers were bogged down in a grinding trench war that had killed millions and ravaged the European continent. Swinging its industrial might and vast manpower behind France and Britain against Germany ...

May 30, 2016

Wounded vet in race to reunite Purple Hearts to WWI warriors, kin

A group that seeks to reunite lost Purple Hearts with service members or their descendants is embarking on an ambitious project: to return 100 such medals or certificates earned in World War I before the 100th anniversary next April of the United States’ entry ...