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Trump awards posthumous Medal of Honor to WWII Army officer

President Donald Trump speaks before he awards the Medal of Honor to 1st Lt. Garlin Conner as his widow Pauline Connor accepts the posthumous recognition, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. C(AP Photo/Susan Walsh) WASHINGTON (AP) — A battle …

Poland eyes demanding WWII reparations from Germany

File-This file photo from 1945 shows the remains of the Warsaw ghetto, which the German SS dynamited to the ground. A Polish ruling party official said Wednesday that Poland is considering demanding reparations from Germany for the massive losses inflicted on Poland during World War II. WARSAW, Poland (AP) — …

‘All clear’ sounds in German city after WWII bombs defused

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — About 50,000 people are heading back to their homes in the northern German city of Hannover after bomb-disposal experts defused three World War II bombs discovered at a construction site. Officials initially suspected there were five bombs but investigation of what were suspected to be bomb …