Belief that they were fighting a civilized war allowed most combatants to accept parole
Closer look at historical sources sheds doubt on whether infamous Chattanooga confrontation ever occurred
In 1953, an armed revolt led by Fidel Castro's revolutionary 26th of July Movement and its allies replaced Cuba's military dictatorship with a Communist one
In Berlin, on August 1, 1936, track star Jesse Owens won a record-breaking four Olympic gold medals, knocking down Hitler's dreams of Aryan victory
William Griffing's passion is pecking out Civil War soldiers' words for posterity
Bestselling author Robert Vinditti latest comic creation tells the story of American paratroopers badly misdropped on D-Day who fought in the June 10-12, 1944
A Frenchman honors D-Day and the U.S. Army Rangers.
In an essay written soon after the war—published here for the first time—a GI recalls his time at Omaha Beach and the events afterward