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Oldest US Veteran of WWII, Lawrence N. Brooks, Dies at 112

Lawrence N. Brooks, the oldest World War II veteran in the U.S. — and believed to be the oldest man in the country —...
A projected image of Josephine Baker on the French Pantheon

Josephine Baker Honored at France’s Pantheon

Josephine Baker — the U.S.-born entertainer, anti-Nazi spy and civil rights activist — was inducted into France's Pantheon on Tuesday, becoming the first Black...

Oldest US Veteran of WWII Celebrates His 112th Birthday

Associated Press A Louisiana man who is the oldest living World War II veteran in the United States has marked his 112th birthday. Lawrence Brooks celebrated...

Parade Honors 101-Year-Old Black WWII Veteran Romay Davis

BRAD HARPER - Montgomery Advertiser | AP Wire Service MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The boat crested a wave that seemed a mile high and then...