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Pearl Harbor Attack

Intense Pearl Harbor Photos Show Why The U.S. Went To War, Why It Is Hell

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.07.2013 | Politics

It was a sunny, mostly clear Sunday in Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7, 1941, when the unexpected hum of planes cut through the warm Hawaiian air. In a period ...

5 Facts You Didn't Know About Pearl Harbor

Posted 12.09.2013 | 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...

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 Releases Previously Censored Account Of Attack

The Washington Post | Posted 02.06.2013 | Politics

On Dec. 7, 1941, when Japanese planes attacked Pearl Harbor, I was working as a reporter for the Hono­lulu Star-Bulletin. After a week of war, I wrot...

Weather Played A Role In Pearl Harbor Attack

Posted 12.07.2012 | Green

From Accuweather: Today marks the 71st anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, which led to America's involvement in World War II. O...

The Day That Was

Dan Rather | Posted 07.29.2012 | Media
Dan Rather

I recently returned to Pearl Harbor for a documentary film about that day of infamy and its many ripples through the subsequent 70 years of history. It was deeply personal work because I worry that the lessons of that day are in danger of being forgotten.

Pearl Harbor 'Real Time' Tweets From 1941

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 12.07.2011 | Technology

In remembrance of today's70th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, history buffs can follow the attack in real time on Twitter. The San Dieg...

WATCH: How The World Learned About Pearl Harbor

Posted 12.07.2011 | Media

It's been 70 years since Pearl Harbor was attacked on December 7, 1941. The aerial attacks killed 2,042 Americans in a day that President Franklin...

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...

Pearl Harbor Anniversary: The Day In Photos

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) - Sixty-nine years after Japanese planes bombed Pearl Harbor, survivors of the attack are due to gather at the base to remem...