France bestows highest honor on 10 California vets for WWII service

Sep 20, 2017

France bestows highest honor on 10 California vets for WWII service

Ten California men who fought overseas with U.S. forces have been awarded the French government's highest honor for their World War II service. The veterans were each presented the National Order of the Legion of Honor during a ceremony Tuesday at Los Angeles National Cemetery. Among ...

Frankfurt to evacuate 60,000 to defuse British WWII bomb

Aug 31, 2017

Frankfurt to evacuate 60,000 to defuse British WWII bomb

Around 60,000 inhabitants of Germany's financial capital Frankfurt will be ordered to leave their homes on Sunday while a large World War II bomb discovered at a building site is made safe, the police said. Germany's central bank, the Bundesbank, Frankfurt's Goethe University, and at ...