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78 years ago, the B-24 Liberator took its first flight — here’s how it helped bring down the Nazis

"Yes, the Nazis and Fascists have asked for it," Franklin Roosevelt said. "And they are going to get it."

78 years ago, the British won a surprise victory over Nazi Germany in the first major naval battle of World War II

The Allies faced a bleak outlook in the early days of World War II, but a naval victory thousands of miles away from Europe boosted spirits at home.

73 years ago, the Nazis launched their last great western offensive of World War II — here are 13 photos of the Battle of the Bulge

On December 16, 1944, more than 200,000 German troops slammed into Allied lines in Belgium, setting off the Nazis' last western great offensive of World War II.

Unforgettable photos from the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, 76 years ago today

On December 7, 1941, troops serving the US fleet at Pearl Harbor were unaware that Japanese bombers were headed toward America's most important Pacific base.
A map of positions on Betio, in the Tarawa atoll, a day after the US landing, November 21, 1943.

74 years ago, US Marines waded into ‘the toughest battle in Marine Corps history’ — here are 25 photos of the brutal fight for Taraw...

The commander of the task force attacking Tarawa called Betio "a little Gibraltar" and said that "only the Marines could have made such a landing."

It’s been 77 years since the Battle of Britain — here are 14 photos of the Nazi onslaught in the skies of England

Nazi fighters and the RAF swarmed the skies over England in the summer and fall of 1940, but Hitler's forces were ultimately rebuffed.

There’s an ‘urgent’ appeal to stop this iconic piece of British landscape being sold to private developers

The National Trust wants to raise £1 million to protect 700,000 square metres on the White Cliffs of Dover.

Hitler’s Nazi army was kicked out of Paris 73 years ago Friday

"That was the greatest and finest moment of my life," Hitler reportedly said after touring the newly Nazi-occupied French capital..

An anti-Nazi film warning Americans not to fall for fascists is going viral after Charlottesville

A short, anti-Nazi film titled "Don't Be A Sucker" has reemerged after this past weekend's deadly white-supremacist rallies in Charlottesville, Virginia.