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The oldest living World War II veteran turned 110 with a heartwarming birthday party at the National World War II Museum
The National World War II Museum threw 110-year-old Lawrence Brooks a birthday party with festive cupcakes and musical performances.
It’s been 74 years since Hiroshima — the moment the US deployed the most powerful weapon known to man
The bomb fell for 44.4 seconds before detonating in a blast that would ultimately kill 140,000 people and destroy 90% of the city.
Albert Einstein wrote to the US pleading with the government to build an atomic bomb 80 years ago. Here’s what he said.
Albert Einstein wrote to President Franklin D. Roosevelt warning that Nazi Germany might be creating "extremely powerful bombs of a new type."
Recent soil tests found that four areas of the Marshall Islands contain more radiation than the land contaminated by the Chernobyl disaster.
‘The most intimidating minute I have ever spent’: The first nuclear weapon test was 74 years ago — here’s what it was like to ...
"It was the most shocking, enormous explosion that I had ever seen," recalled William Spindel, a member of the Special Engineer Detachment.
Hundreds of scholars called on Holocaust museum in DC to stop rejecting ‘concentration camp’ comparisons with US’s detention of migr...
Scholars demanded the US Holocaust Museum stop rejecting "concentration camp" comparisons as scrutiny mounts over the US's treatment of migrants.
A World War II-era bomb detonated in Germany over the weekend, creating a 13-feet deep crater in a cornfield
There were no injuries in the blast, which occurred around 4 a.m. on Sunday in the town of Ahlbach, Germany.
A 94-year-old who missed his graduation to go fight in WWII finally got his diploma and walked at commencement 76 years later
William Wagner, a World War II veteran from Chicago, graduated with the Class of 2019 at Tilden High School, after missing his graduation day in 1944.
Trump calls Pelosi ‘Nervous Nancy’ before a somber D-Day commemoration at an American cemetery in Normandy
"Nancy Pelosi is a disaster, OK?" Trump said while sitting in front of a cemetery of American war dead. "She's a disaster."
"Whenever the world makes you cynical, stop and think of these men. Whenever you lose hope, stop and think of these men."