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American cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, western France. (Photo credit: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Non-Commemoration Of D-Day Is Inexcusable

Wednesday of this week was a meaningful and historic day for Americans, and President Barack Obama was too busy campaigning and raising reelection funds to properly commemorate the day. Beyond being wrong, it is inexcusable. […]


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“South Pacific” Sails Into Broward Center

Set on a tropical island during World War II, South Pacific is the romantic story of 2 couples in love during the turbulent time of war and prejudices.



Red Tails Commemorates Powerful WWII Fighting Force

A little known town in Alabama produced some of the most important pilots in World War II, and there legacy is alive and well in South Florida and soon on the big screen.


The USS Arizona burns during the bombing of Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941 in Hawaii. (Photo courtesy of U.S. Navy/Newsmakers)

Remember Pearl Harbor

The moon landing, the assassination of JFK, the 9/11 attacks, the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. They are events and days that defined recent American history like no others.


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South Florida Celebrates Veterans Day

Veterans were honored with several events around South Florida Friday



Study: Disturbing Cancer Rates Among Holocaust Survivors

A recent study looked at hundreds of thousands of European Jews who had immigrated to Israel before, during, and after World War II and compared cancer rates of those who had emigrated before the Second World War to those who had emigrated after. The results were troubling, according to scientists.



Shannon Hori’s Personal Take On Japan-U.S. Relations

The disaster in Japan has many people offering help. It also has many people thinking about America’s relationship with Japan. More than a million Japanese Americans live in the United States. CBS4 anchor Shannon Hori is one of them.


The Jewish Museum Marks National Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Survivors To Protest Obama/Nelson

A group of Jewish Holocaust survivors will be staging a rally at 3 pm Friday outside the Fountainbleau Hotel in Miami Beach to chastise President Barack Obama and Sen. Bill Nelson.


The Jewish Museum Marks National Holocaust Memorial Day

Jewish Holocaust Survivors To Ask Obama For Help Friday

When President Barack Obama visits Miami Beach Friday for a democratic fundraiser, he will be greeted by a group of protestors asking for his help.



4 WWII Chaplains Honored At Boynton Beach Service

A memorial service will be held Sunday in Boynton Beach for four U.S. military chaplains who died during World War II when their transport ship sank.