Pearl Harbor Pearl Harbor en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Sat, 20 Dec 2014 21:53:24 MST Newspapers About Utah: For 95-year-old, the secret to doing nothing is doing something About to turn 95, Ralph Moffat's still going strong, with no rocking chair in sight. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 21:55:00 MDT New commander takes baton at Ogden Air Logistics Complex Maj. Gen. H. Brent Baker Sr., who led Ogden Air Logistics Complex from through sequestration and out of the destruction... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:35:00 MDT US trained Alaskans as secret 'stay-behind agents' during Cold War Fearing a Russian invasion and occupation of Alaska, the U.S. government in the early Cold War years recruited and trained... Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:11:19 MDT Japan, US admirals say naval cooperation deepening Top U.S. and Japanese admirals say U.S-Japan naval cooperation is deepening as they meet on the sidelines of the world's... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:38:51 MDT Duce's Wild: Serving refugees surges patriotism Patriotism surged for me and my daughters after a visit to a South Salt Lake apartment complex where refugees arrive regularly. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 05:00:00 MDT Photo Gallery: China gives rare glimpse at naval ships China gave Western journalists a rare look aboard two People's Liberation Army vessels Saturday during the Rim of the Pacific... Sat, 05 Jul 2014 22:00:00 MDT North Ogden WWII vet goes from unwanted un-American to U.S. hero A North Ogden man was part of a Japanese-American combat team in World War II that became the most decorated unit in American... Fri, 04 Jul 2014 18:38:06 MDT Words and photos: NY WW II veterans recall combat On Dec. 7, 1941, the United States was attacked by Japan at Pearl Harbor, propelling the country into the second world war.... Thu, 03 Jul 2014 10:36:21 MDT US admiral: Drills to help China, US work together The commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet says China's first-time participation in the world's largest maritime exercises in... Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:45:00 MDT 100-year-old World War II veteran finally getting high school diploma An "Old Reliable" who fought for years in World War II will graduate from high school Saturday, two months after turning 100... Fri, 27 Jun 2014 11:27:10 MDT 94-year-old WWII veteran beats obstacles to visit France for D-Day A 94-year-old man who fought for the U.S. in World War II is heading to France for D-Day ceremonies, a journey he nearly... Mon, 02 Jun 2014 14:56:50 MDT Japanese Festival a treat for the eyes, ears, belly and soul — despite the rain From traditional tea ceremonies to people dressed in costumes representing modern anime characters, there was something for... Sat, 26 Apr 2014 23:20:00 MDT Student competition takes historical look at rights and responsibilities About 285 students from sixth through 12th grades participated in the Utah History Day competition Wednesday at Thanksgiving... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 18:40:00 MDT Surviving Utah POWs honored for service to U.S. Former POWs were recognized with a luncheon and ceremony Friday as part of National Former POW Recognition Day. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 23:55:00 MDT Explore the world of Anne Frank, no need to go to Holland The world of Anne Frank is presented in suburban Atlanta. The exhibit's purpose is to tell the story of the Holocaust through... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 11:25:56 MDT Charles Krauthammer: The president's foreign policy is puzzling President Obama says Putin is on the wrong side of history and John Kerry says Putin is "really 19th-century behavior in the... Sun, 09 Mar 2014 00:00:00 MST Veterans honored and remembered at Taylorsville parade and program (+photos) Several dozen veterans participated in the Veterans Day parade, which began at Valley Regional Park and ended at Taylorsville... Mon, 11 Nov 2013 18:29:09 MST 4 surviving WWII Doolittle Raiders make final toast (+photos) The surviving Doolittle Raiders, all in their 90s, considered their place in history for their daring World War II attack on... Sat, 09 Nov 2013 23:50:02 MST Rep. Jim Matheson to speak at Taylorsville Veterans Day program Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah will be the keynote speaker at the 2013 Veterans Day Parade and program Monday, Nov. 11, hosted by... Thu, 24 Oct 2013 15:36:06 MDT My View: Soul of our nation is at stake I urge you to call on the Senate Intelligence Committee to have the courage to release its report immediately. Wed, 16 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Grand Canyon opens in state, fed nat'l parks deal Tourists returned to the Grand Canyon on Saturday after Arizona officials along with several counterparts agreed to a federal... Sat, 12 Oct 2013 15:16:10 MDT Charles Krauthammer: How truly fractured is the Republican Party? A combination of early presidential maneuvering and internal policy debate is feeding yet another iteration of that media... Sun, 04 Aug 2013 00:00:00 MDT Pioneer remembered for her skills in aircraft design Cecilia Paderewski may not be well known, but her work in designing bombers in WWII was greatly appreciated by pilots. Wed, 24 Jul 2013 16:35:21 MDT Letters: VA real scandal Since all the political talk these days is about Obama administration scandals, I think it might be worth pointing out how... Fri, 31 May 2013 00:00:00 MDT ‘Jaws’ and ‘Raiders’ lead golden oldies on the big screen this month “Jaws” and “Raiders of the Lost Ark” are among four Steven Spielberg films showing in local theaters... Thu, 30 May 2013 16:41:52 MDT WWII vet finally graduates World history conspired to keep George Jones from getting his high school diploma. Wed, 22 May 2013 22:58:16 MDT Sexual assaults in military sharply rise, Pentagon reports Days after a senior Air Force official responsible for sexual assault prevention programs is accused of sexual battery, the... Wed, 08 May 2013 14:13:16 MDT Natalie Gochnour: Boston bombings remind us not to judge unfairly The Boston marathon bombings remain on our minds even though it's been nearly three weeks. We can't seem to get it out of our... Fri, 03 May 2013 00:00:00 MDT This week in history: The Doolittle Raiders strike Japan On April 18, 1942, Lt. Col. Jimmy Doolittle led a force of 16 American Mitchell bombers on a mission to hit the Japanese home... Wed, 17 Apr 2013 19:50:00 MDT 'Emperor' provides a look at post-war Japan "Emperor" tells the story of General Bonner Fellers' investigation into Japanese Emperor Hirohito in the aftermath of World... Fri, 08 Mar 2013 17:55:00 MST Reader Voices: A special trip from Mississippi to Mesa Elmo Walker shares what it took for him and his wife, Wynema, to be sealed in the temple. Sun, 10 Mar 2013 05:00:00 MDT MacArthur re-interpreted in 'Emperor' "EMPEROR" — ★★1/2 — Tommy Lee Jones, Matthew Fox, Eriko Hatsune; PG-13 (violent content, brief strong... Fri, 08 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MST Rand Paul filibustering Brennan nomination to lead CIA over drone questions A Republican critic of the Obama administration's drone policy succeeded Wednesday in blocking a vote on John Brennan's... Wed, 06 Mar 2013 16:19:34 MST Attorney General Eric Holder promises more openness on national security Attorney General Eric Holder promised the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday that the Obama administration will share... Wed, 06 Mar 2013 12:17:25 MST Orem ninth-grader Olivia Baird chosen to participate in U.S. Freedom Pavilion grand opening Olivia Baird's interest in World War II has taken her a lot of places in her research and study. Recently, it took her to New... Tue, 05 Mar 2013 18:08:39 MST Doolittle Raider WWII vet Griffin dies at 96 Maj. Thomas C. "Tom" Griffin, a B-25 bomber navigator in the audacious Doolittle's Raid attack on mainland Japan during World... Thu, 28 Feb 2013 22:33:18 MST 'Harry O' and a new 'Battlestar Gallactica' TV movie arrive on DVD and Blu-ray The final season of David Janssen's "Harry O" TV series arrives on DVD this week, along with a new "Battlestar Galactica" TV... Sat, 23 Feb 2013 12:35:00 MST Governors: Looming cuts threaten economic gains Washington's protracted budget stalemate could seriously undermine the economy and stall gains made since the recession,... Sat, 23 Feb 2013 11:31:55 MST Will Hillary's 2016 hopes be affected by Benghazi? Sun, 03 Feb 2013 00:00:00 MST Creating meaningful family moments in a plugged-in world As technology reframes the way families interact, mothers face new challenges to embrace this advancement to create... Tue, 29 Jan 2013 15:20:00 MST Letter: Americans should urge our legislators to pass laws that will favor helping veterans The 112th Congress failed to recognize veterans of the Vietnam War through the Agent Orange Equity Act, which failed in... Mon, 07 Jan 2013 00:00:00 MST Second time with President Obama not as thrilling as before Some of the thrill is gone for Barack Obama, four years and one re-election after his historic oath-taking as America's first... Sun, 06 Jan 2013 12:31:27 MST 'Cliff' averted, it's on to next crisis Onward to the next fiscal crisis. Actually, several of them, potentially. The New Year's Day deal averting the "fiscal cliff"... Wed, 02 Jan 2013 22:32:14 MST No deal in sight as deadline for fiscal deal nears (+video) A last-gasp effort Thursday to avoid automatic tax increases and spending cuts got off on the same convulsive, partisan tone... Thu, 27 Dec 2012 11:04:10 MST This week in history: the Nanking Massacre On Dec. 13, 1937, Nanking, China, fell to the Japanese Imperial Army. Several weeks of terror followed as the Japanese... Thu, 13 Dec 2012 15:00:00 MST Joseph Cramer, M.D.: Practicing can lead to the ability to paying better attention Remember how you spent hours and hours sitting at the piano? Or think about how you spent hours and hours practicing for a... Mon, 10 Dec 2012 23:00:00 MST George F. Will: Presenting a case in support of targeted killings To be proper, any use of military force should be necessary, as discriminating as is practical, and proportional to the threat. Sun, 09 Dec 2012 00:00:00 MST The winners and the losers: Iran, unemployment numbers, earthquakes Sat, 08 Dec 2012 00:00:00 MST Pearl Harbor veterans honored on 71st anniversary of attack At Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, more than 2,000 people marked the 71st anniversary of the Japanese attack Friday that killed... Fri, 07 Dec 2012 19:20:00 MST