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D Day 2009

Thanks, President Obama for Remembering D-Day: From the Granddaughter of a D-Day + 4 soldier

Danielle Cavallucci | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Danielle Cavallucci

Remembering our history gives us strength. It gives us the opportunity to rise above the pettiness of individual desire, and to strive for something greater.

Letter From Paris: Yes, We Ca(e)n! In Normandy

Beth Arnold | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Beth Arnold

Residents in Normandy towns decked their streets in U.S. and French flags in preparation for Obama's visit. Posters read "Yes, we ca(e)n," a cross between the campaign slogan and the name of a local city, Caen.

Prince Charles To Attend D-Day Ceremony After Diplomatic Spat Over Queen's Invitation

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Prince Charles will attend this week's 65th-anniversary commemoration of the D-Day landings, royal officials said Tuesday, in an attemp...

Obama Lobbies For D-Day Invitation To Queen, Says White House

The Guardian | Daniel Nasaw in Washington and Haroon Siddique | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Unlike some of his compatriots on the right, Barack Obama is probably far too diplomatic to bring up the debt owed to the US by France from world war ...

Sarkozy, Obama To Be United On D-Day -- With Or Without Her Majesty

AP | ELAINE GANLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS — President Nicolas Sarkozy is a big fan of the United States and makes no secret of his craving for the limelight. Enter Barack Obama, th...

Sarkozy's Obama D-Day Visit Seen As Snub To The British

Charles Bremner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Trust the British to spoil Nicolas Sarkozy's plan for a dream day with Barack Obama. The French president managed after much arm-twisting last month t...