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Farewell to a Hidden Hero

Rena Pederson | Posted 03.24.2014 | Politics
Rena Pederson

America just lost a real war hero. But few know his name. That's because Pete Lutken's heroics took place in the remote jungles of Burma during World War II as part of covert Allied efforts to defeat the Japanese.

120 World War II Characters Forever Encrypted

Christopher Burgess | Posted 01.27.2013 | Technology
Christopher Burgess

The mystery of the encrypted message found in the chimney some 70 years after it had been dispatched is intriguing many, including this writer. The 27 five-letter group message comprises a message less than the size of one Twitter tweet (see below for content sizing).

Documents: Julia Child One Notable Among 24,000 OSS Spies

AP | BRETT J. BLACKLEDGE and RANDY HERSCHAFT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

WASHINGTON — Famed chef Julia Child shared a secret with Supreme Court Justice Arthur Goldberg and Chicago White Sox catcher Moe Berg at a time ...