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Pearl Harbor Attack

Former Enemies: Pearl Harbor

Peter Baldwin Panagore | Posted 12.07.2015 | Good News
Peter Baldwin Panagore

The American simply stood at attention, once again a strong, straight-backed soldier. Then he raised his right hand slowly and stiffly to his forehead, saluting his former enemy.

The Pearl Harbor Survivors Honor Flight

Dorian de Wind | Posted 11.23.2014 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

The attacks were devastating. America and Americans paid a much too heavy price. In all, 21 ships, including eight battleships, were sunk or damaged. In addition 188 aircraft were destroyed and 159 damaged. However, a much worse tragedy was the loss of life on that Sunday morning in Hawaii.

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 12.05.2014 | 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.

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...

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...