World War II
For more than six decades, the Miaskiewicz sisters from Salem, Mass. have traveled to the Long Island National Cemetery at Pinelawn in Farmingdale to visit their brother’s grave, but they recently learned that he was never there.
The Eagle is carrying 140 cadets from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., from which it departed in May for its 75th anniversary voyage to Europe.
Amtrak officials are eyeing an electrical substation in Richmond, Va., as the possible source of a voltage problem that halted trains between New York and Philadelphia.
New York City is seeing a bit of a baby boom and not just at the Bronx Zoo.
More than 80 survivors of the Battle of the Bulge will greet each other at the Thorne Middle School in Port Monmouth Thursday.
With over 500,000 names, and more than 1,000 photographs, the searchable collection documents a relief organization’s vast efforts during World War II and the postwar era in 24 countries.
There are dozens of volunteers busy in nearly every inch of the home of Collington Foster, a World War II veteran who recently had a stroke.
They witnessed history and in some cases had a hand in shaping it, and now they’re sharing their incredible stories.
Lou DiPaolo was only 18 years old when he hit the beach at Iwo Jima, but images of the battle still remain ingrained in his mind 66 years later to the day.
U.S. authorities say they’ve seized two paintings in New York that were stolen from the National Museum in Warsaw, Poland by the Nazis during World War II.
More than 66 years ago, Sgt. John Simonetti landed in Normandy on D-Day in an elite Army Rangers unit.
Six decades after a Queens man helped save hundreds of U.S. servicement during World War II, he as awarded the Bronze Star.
Just when you thought you’d heard everything about World War II, comes this: On Sunday, a Jackson Heights man will receive the thanks of a grateful nation for what he did and the lives he helped save during the war.
We know them from their various roles, but did you know that some of your favorite stars were also in the Armed Forces?
Hundreds of couples donned sailor’s hats and nurses caps and smooched in Times Square on Saturday to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the end of World War II.