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Directory of evil: World War II Nazi phone book up for auction
Directory of evil: World War II Nazi phone book up for auctionA chilling Nazi-era telephone directory containing details of some of the key figures from the Third Reich is going up for auction in the U.K. The ‘leather’ cloth-bound directory was recovered from the Reich Chancellery in Berlin at the end of World ...read more
Source: FOX News
Published on Wed, 20 Sep 2017 21:08:00 GMT
Batavia World War II vet gets French Legion of Honor
Batavia World War II vet gets French Legion of HonorHoward Keskitalo, a first lieutenant with the U.S. Army's 388th Bomb Group and 563rd Bomb Squadron, flew 35 missions aboard a B-17 bomber in World War II, including during the D-Day invasion of Normandy in France. And still, the retired Caterpillar man ...read more
Source: Chicago Tribune
Published on Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:04:00 GMT
We're officially in the 2nd-largest bull market since World War II
We're officially in the 2nd-largest bull market since World War IIWe're officially in the second-largest bull market since World War II. A week ago Monday, the S&P 500 index's bull market became the second-best performing in the modern economic era. Stocks have climbed by about 270% from their March 2009 low over the ...read more
Source: Business Insider
Published on Wed, 20 Sep 2017 07:15:00 GMT
Welcome to the second biggest bull market since World War II
Welcome to the second biggest bull market since World War IIWhat’s been often described as the most despised bull market in U.S. stocks in memory celebrated its eighth birthday earlier this year. Last week it passed a more impressive milestone, becoming the second strongest bull market since the end of World War ...read more
Source: Market Watch
Published on Wed, 20 Sep 2017 13:22:00 GMT
See Inside a Berlin Synagogue's First Rosh Hashanah After World War II
See Inside a Berlin Synagogue's First Rosh Hashanah After World War IIWhen Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, begins on Wednesday night, it will mark the start of an annual period in which Jewish people around the world will take time to reflect on starting fresh in the new year. But few celebrants in modern history have ...read more
Source: Time
Published on Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:08:00 GMT
Soldier, Missing Since World War II, To Be Buried With Honors In Wisconsin
Soldier, Missing Since World War II, To Be Buried With Honors In WisconsinNEKOOSA, WI—Army Pfc. Gerald Wipfli, missing since World War II, is finally coming home to Wisconsin. The World War II soldier’s remains will be buried with full military honors on Saturday, Sept. 23, in his hometown of Nekoosa. The remains of Wipfli ...read more
Source: Patch
Published on Wed, 20 Sep 2017 08:20:00 GMT
World War II veteran honored with display
World War II veteran honored with displayWorld War II veteran John Meyer, of Topeka, was honored with a reception Wednesday in the Kansas Historical Society Research Room at the Kansas Museum of History for the opening of “P.F.C. John L. Meyer Jr.: My Road to Nuremberg.” Friends and members ...read more
Source: Capital-Journal Online
Published on Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:14:00 GMT
What's new at River of Time this year? World War II skirmish and more
What's new at River of Time this year? World War II skirmish and moreBAY CITY, MI-- President Lincoln is still going to give his iconic Gettysburg Address and Ben Franklin will explain how his curiosity led to numerous inventions. The River of Time, a Bay City tradition now in its 28th year, returns this weekend, Sept.read more
Source: MLive
Published on Wed, 20 Sep 2017 06:36:00 GMT
Services this week for Lakewood airman shot down in World War II (photos)
Services this week for Lakewood airman shot down in World War II (photos)CLEVELAND, Ohio - For 70 years the remains of Lakewood airman Thomas McGraw lay buried beneath a broken B-24 bomber that crashed in the Adriatic Sea, off the coast of Italy, during World War II. On Friday, Army Staff Sgt. McGraw will finally return home to ...read more
Source: Cleveland Plain Dealer
Published on Wed, 20 Sep 2017 02:55:00 GMT
In ‘Call Of Duty: World War II,’ You’ll Be Able To Team With Some NFL Stars To Slaughter Nazis
In ‘Call Of Duty: World War II,’ You’ll Be Able To Team With Some NFL Stars To Slaughter Nazis#CallOfDutyPartner pic.twitter.com/NMn1kdEiwv — Le'Veon Bell (@L_Bell26) September 19, 2017 As we approach the November 3 release date of Call of Duty: World War II, the superstar cameos are being unleashed, with Le’Veon Bell and Alejandro Villanueva ...read more
Source: Uproxx
Published on Wed, 20 Sep 2017 20:01:00 GMT