Attack on Pearl Harbor

USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (AP Photo)

Pearl Harbor ceremony marks bombing anniversary

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) – About 2,500 gathered at Pearl Harbor on Saturday to remember those killed in the 1941 Japanese attack that launched the U.S. into World War II. The crowd observed a moment […]

12/07/2013

In this photo taken Nov. 22, 2013, Herb Weatherwax, seated, poses for a photo with Hauula Elementary School sixth graders from left Dawson Langinbelik, Rachel Cheney, Frank Kojima, La'a Beatty, Chase Colleado, Makoa Ahquin-Soren and Keola Baily in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)

Pearl Harbor survivor thrives meeting visitors

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — Herb Weatherwax charms visitors each of the three days a week he volunteers at a memorial for the USS Arizona, a battleship that sank in the 1941 Japanese attack. The […]

12/05/2013

US WWII Veteran marches in a Memorial Day parade. (AP Photo)

Developer fights landmark status for WWII camp

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A developer is taking legal action against the historic-landmark designation for one acre at a former World War II-era internment camp in the San Fernando Valley. The Los Angeles Times reports Snowball […]

08/10/2013

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WWII internment camp designated historic monument

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles officials have voted to designate a World War II-era internment camp in the San Fernando Valley as an historic-cultural monument. City News Service reports the City Council voted unanimously […]

06/25/2013

F-22 Raptor

F-22 in Pearl Harbor event scrapes tail on landing

HONOLULU (AP) — An F-22 fighter jet used in a flyover during a remembrance ceremony at Pearl Harbor scraped its tail on a runway as it landed, causing $1.8 million in damage. A Hawaii National Guard spokesman says nobody was hurt in the incident.

12/07/2012

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