On April 1, 1945, soldiers and Marines began landing on Okinawa as the Allies in Europe closed on Berlin. As the reign of Hitler’s...

He was a small man from small town Missouri, who spent the first six decades of his life toiling in relative obscurity, but Harry...

On April 18, 1942, barely four months after Americans were rocked by the news of the Pearl Harbor attacks, 16 specially modified B-25 bombers...

In 1939, German Chancellor Adolf Hitler unleashed his legions — some two million strong — on neighboring Poland, catapulting the world into a six-year...

Mexican drug cartels are fighting for supremacy along our 2,000 mile-long border. Since December 2006, more than 11,000 people have been murdered by the...

With their trademark of a fierce and determined bee carrying hammer in one hand and a Tommy gun in the other, no other branch...

During World War II, Eastern Europe was often called “the lands between”, a region defined by its vulnerability to shifts in power between its...

“We have met the enemy and they are us.” Cartoonist Walt Kelly’s twist on Oliver Hazard Perry’s famous line is a fitting sentiment for...

"Knowledge is power," wrote the English philosopher Sir Francis Bacon. And that's the essence of what spying is all about, attaining information, and therefore,...

The Italian town of Anzio, located on the Mediterranean Sea, was the birthplace of Roman Emperors Caligula and Nero. A tranquil agricultural area in...