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The Queen trained as a mechanic while a teenager during World War II. These photos show how she served her country.
Before she became Queen Elizabeth, Princess Elizabeth volunteered as a truck driver and mechanic during World War II.
Trump is finally using wartime powers to mobilize against the coronavirus, but his orders are confusing. Here’s what we know about Trump as R...
President Donald Trump has selectively used the Defense Production Act, ordering only certain companies to produce medical equipment.
Opinion | The coronavirus compelled me to talk about some of the horrors of recent history with my young kids.
A former US Navy vessel turned $800,000 houseboat called ‘the Evil Eye’ is on sale the Bay Area— see inside
The boat was a balloon barge, used to stop kamikazes in World War II. Author Shel Silverstein lived in it for decades.
Friedrich Karl Berger served as an armed guard at a sub-camp of Neuengamme near Meppen, Germany, during World War II.
A Maryland school district apologized after a ‘clearly visible’ Nazi flag in a school window ’caused hurt’ in the community
The flag horrified some members of the school's community, while others saw it as a teaching tool, not a declaration of anti-Semitism.
Over 1.1 million people were murdered at Auschwitz, including nearly a million Jews. On the day of liberation 75 years ago, only 7,000 were saved.
A Silicon Valley historian explains how six key moments shaped the region, from Stanford's budget crisis to expanding the San Jose airport.
The Army and the Pentagon commemorated the Battle of the Bulge with a large photo of a Nazi who murdered US prisoners in that fight
An Army corps started retelling the battle's story from the perspective of an enemy war criminal, and referred to Nazi Germany as a "beloved nation."
A 95-year-old former soldier was the only WWII veteran at the Battle of the Bulge memorial in Washington, DC
"Above all, it was bitter cold," George Arnstein said of the Battle of the Bulge. "It was the coldest winter in I don't know how many decades."