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Pearl Harbor survivor remembers: All hell broke loose

Edward Waszkiewicz, then a 20-year-old fireman with the Navy, witnessed what he said sounded like the end of the world coming."

      
 
 

Tue, 6 Dec 2016 20:09:58 -0500
Raw: Indonesia Earthquake Kills Dozens

A strong undersea earthquake rocked Indonesia's Aceh province early on Wednesday, killing at least 54 people and sparking a frantic rescue effort in the rubble of dozens of collapsed and damaged buildings. (Dec. 7)

      
 
 

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 02:14:22 -0500
FBI: No evidence to verify threat against L.A. subway system

Investigators believe the anonymous caller may have provided misleading information in the past.

      
 
 

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 05:11:12 -0500
Pearl Harbor: 5 survive; 2 will join fallen USS Arizona shipmates

Four Navy veterans will gather aboard the USS Arizona Memorial for a solemn ceremony.

      
 
 

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 02:00:52 -0500
Invasive Pests Jeopardize US Forests, Kill Trees

The scourge of forest pests is expected to put almost two thirds of Americas forests at risk by 2027, costing several billion dollars every year for dead tree removal and jeopardizing longstanding U.S. industries that rely on timber. (Dec. 7)

      
 
 

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 01:19:33 -0500
Pearl Harbor: Watch a live dive to sunken Japanese subs

Two Japanese sailors are still inside small sub sunk in Pearl Harbor.

      
 
 

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 01:14:46 -0500
Despite dueling court rulings, Mich. recount continues

Michigan's historic president election recount could be headed to the U.S. Supreme Court.

      
 
 

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 00:33:57 -0500
Today in History for December 7th

On this date in 1941, Japanese forces attack the home base of the U.S. Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii - prompting America under President Franklin D. Roosevelt to enter World War II. (Dec. 7)

      
 
 

Wed, 7 Dec 2016 00:09:17 -0500
Pearl Harbor: Survivors gather to mark a moment that changed the world

Ceremonies to commemorate 75th anniversary of Japanese attack on U.S. forces in Hawaii.

      
 
 

Tue, 6 Dec 2016 23:45:40 -0500
Standing Rock Sioux tribe leader asks activists to go home

The request came a day after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said it would look into alternative pipeline routes.

      
 
 

Tue, 6 Dec 2016 23:00:14 -0500
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