Mar 5, 2016

Hong Kong police dismantle World War II bombs

Hong Kong police said Saturday they disposed of eight World War II explosives, after a hiker found the unexploded devices on a trail. Unexploded bombs are usually found by unsuspecting hikers or at construction sites in the southern Chinese city, which was the scene ...

Mar 3, 2016

Woman brings live tank shell into Austrian police station

One Austrian police station has dodged an explosive situation. The police station in Eisenstadt, east of Vienna, was evacuated Tuesday after a woman walked in with a live tank shell in her hand. A police statement Wednesday says the shell was exploded without incident ...

Feb 27, 2016

Little-known WWII Alaska internment camp studied


Alice Tanaka Hikido clearly remembers the bewilderment and sense of violation she felt 74 years ago when FBI agents rifled through her family’s Juneau home, then arrested her father before he was sent to Japanese internment camps, including a little-known camp in pre-statehood Alaska. ...