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Pearl Harbor Anniversary

Survivors Gather To Honor 73rd Anniversary Of Pearl Harbor Attack

AP | JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER | Posted 02.06.2015 | Politics

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — Veterans who survived the Pearl Harbor attack that launched the United States into World War II attended Sunday's 73rd a...

Remembering Pearl Harbor at the USS Arizona Memorial

Larissa and Michael Milne | Posted 02.03.2015 | Travel
Larissa and Michael Milne

This year marks the 73rd anniversary of the Japanese attack on military forces at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. December 7th falls on a Sunday, just as it did on that "Day of Infamy" in 1941 when the sun dappled base was just waking up to another relaxing weekend day.

4 Pearl Harbor Survivors Gather For Reunion, Vow It's Not Their Last

AP | JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER | Posted 12.02.2014 | Good News

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) -- Four of the remaining nine USS Arizona survivors of the Pearl Harbor attack are vowing this year's anniversary won't be t...

Pearl Harbor Ceremony Unites Survivors

Posted 12.07.2013 | Politics

By AUDREY McAVOY, The Associated Press PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — About 2,500 gathered at Pearl Harbor on Saturday to remember those killed in t...

Uh Oh, SpaghettiOs' Pearl Harbor Tweet Sparks Backlash

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

On the 72nd anniversary of Japan's attack on the Pearl Harbor naval base, one company appears to have miscalculated how it would mark the occasion. ...

After Pearl Harbor, Life Was 'No Longer The Same'

Posted 12.06.2013 | Fifty

It was life and business as usual for Navy veteran Richard Pena until the bombs dropped on Pearl Harbor just before 8 a.m. on December 7, 1941. Pe...

5 Facts You Didn't Know About Pearl Harbor

Posted 12.05.2014 | Politics

Sure, we all know the date (December 7th, 1941), and the famous quote ("a date which will live in infamy"), and of course the implications and signifi...

A Sailor's Dying Wish

Jennie Haskamp | Posted 01.25.2014 | Good News
Jennie Haskamp

Bud started to cry before the doors of the van opened. He'd been oohing and pointing at the cyclic rate as we approached the pier, but when we slowed down and Mandy said, 'They're all here for you, Bud,' he was overwhelmed.

Historians Look For 33 Japanese Still Missing From Pearl Harbor

AP | Posted 09.03.2013 | Politics

HONOLULU -- Historians hope to solve one of the remaining mysteries of the Pearl Harbor attack and discover what happened to 29 Japanese airmen and fo...

PHOTOS: 1940s White Christmas Ball Sells Out

Posted 02.09.2013 | Denver

The third annual 1940s White Christmas Ball sold out this year, with all net proceeds benefitting the Wounded Warrior Project and the Spirit of Flight...

Deadly Attack Remembered By Crowds, Veterans

AP | AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 12.08.2012 | Politics

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii -- As crew members lined the edge of the Navy guided-missile destroyer, the ship's whistle sounded. It was 7:55 a.m., the exact t...

LOOK: Pearl Harbor Attack 71 Years Ago Today

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.06.2013 | Politics

The noise of the planes broke the early Sunday morning quiet over Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. The surprise attack 71 years ago killed 2,390 service member...

Pearl Harbor Dead Remembered On 71st Anniversary

AP | AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 02.06.2013 | Politics

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii — More than 2,000 people at Pearl Harbor and many more around the country on Friday marked the 71st anniversary of the Japa...

Pearl Harbor -- What a Difference That Day Of Infamy Made

William Laney | Posted 02.04.2013 | Impact
William Laney

When dawn broke over the Island of Oahu, in Hawaii, on a typically peaceful Sunday morning, December 7, 1941, America was a country at peace with the world, and at peace with itself.

Think Again: As We Leave Iraq, Remember How We Got In

Eric Alterman | Posted 02.27.2012 | World
Eric Alterman

At the same time, if we care about our nation's ability to act as a democracy, we need to ask ourselves and our mainstream media hard questions about how it happened.

Living History: Observations at Pearl Harbor 70th Anniversary

Lesleyann Coker | Posted 02.14.2012 | Impact
Lesleyann Coker

For those of us fortunate enough to experience this week of living history, it was difficult to leave. We take with us the knowledge that the day is near when we return and all of the survivors will be gone.

Andrea Stone

Invoking 'Appeasement,' Republican Candidates Blast Obama At Jewish Forum | Andrea Stone | Posted 12.08.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Though Wednesday marked the 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, speeches by a series of U.S. presidential candidate...

Pearl Harbor Quotes: Infamous Sayings From That Infamous Day

Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

December 7, 1941 will forever be known as "a date which will live in infamy," per Franklin D. Roosevelt's infamous address to Congress, but what have ...

'A Date That Will Live In Infamy"

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

On Dec. 7, 1941, 70 years ago today, the United States naval base on the southern coast of Oahu Island, Hawaii known as Pearl Harbor was hit by a surp...

WATCH: Pearl Harbor Attack Survivor Hopes Legacy Will Live On

Posted 12.07.2011 | Impact

December 7, 1941 will forever remain a day of infamy, but for the dwindling number of survivors who witnessed the Pearl Harbor attack firsthand, this ...

FDR's Response to Pearl Harbor: Economic Freedom as Vital National Security Policy

David Woolner | Posted 02.06.2012 | World
David Woolner

For Roosevelt, WWII was as much about the perils of economic depravity as it was about blatant international aggression.

PHOTOS: The Attacks On Pearl Harbor, 70 Years Ago Today

Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

70 years ago today, the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii was attacked by the Imperial Japanese Navy. The aerial attacks were carried o...

The 9/11 Of Their Generation

SGT Tanangachi Mfuni | Posted 02.06.2012 | Impact
SGT Tanangachi Mfuni

On the 70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, I have a nagging thought that while dates with infamy are tattooed to the soul of the generation which experiences them, they lose their sacredness with each new generation.

'BODIES EVERYWHERE': Pearl Harbor Vet Recalls Surprise Attack | Suzanne Roig | Posted 12.07.2011 | World

(Reuters) - Seventy years ago this week, Navy veteran Lou Gore was startled by the muffled thuds of explosions and a burst of commotion while cleaning...

Sailors Who Survived Pearl Harbor Attack Returned To Ships After Death

AP | AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 02.05.2012 | Fifty

HONOLULU (Associated Press) -- Lee Soucy, who lived to be 90 after surviving the attack on Pearl Harbor, is finally back with his shipmates 70 years l...