World War II

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Clueless Movie Reviews: “Fury”

“Fury” is a gruesome but gripping piece of film making.

10/17/2014

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

CBS Tampa–09/17/2014

File photo of a flag. (Photo Credit: Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Orlando Center To Unveil Tuskegee Airmen Monument

The Orlando Science Center is holding a Veteran’s Day event to unveil a new monument to the Tuskegee Airmen.

CBS Tampa–11/11/2013

Dave Blizzard plays taps during as a veteran slautes behind him during a memorial day service held Sunday at Veterans Memorial Park. (photo credit: Jim Reed/Tampa Tribune)

Listen to The Current’s May 25-26 show: CBS Cares About PTSD, Veterans of Honor Flight, Hurricane Expo, Safe Boating Week, The Birchwood

Did you miss this past weekend’s edition of The Current? No problem! Click the audio player below to catch the whole episode featuring: Steve Kroft of 60 Minutes in a CBS Radio News/CBS Cares special […]

CBS Tampa–05/28/2013

The Bomber Girls (thebombergirls.org) welcome home World War II veterans from Honor Flight of West Central Florida (photo credit: facebook.com/Honor.Flight.WCF)

Weekend of 5/25-26: CBS Cares About PTSD, Veterans of Honor Flight, Hurricane Expo, Safe Boating Week, The Birchwood

We’ve got a great weekend of The Current coming up for you! It’s a full hour packed with great guests, important topics and ways to connect with the Tampa Bay community. Our segments for the […]

05/24/2013

A member of the US military holds the Medal of Honor. (Photo by SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Palm Bay Man, 89, Fought In 3 Wars

Arcadio Santiago-Rodriguez spent 20 years quietly driving school buses in Brevard County and proudly flying the American flag on a tall pole in his front yard.

12/25/2012

The USS Arizona Memorial, located at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, Hawaii, marks the resting place of 1,102 of the 1,177 sailors killed on the USS Arizona during the Attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 by Japanese imperial forces and commemorates the events of that day. The memorial, dedicated in 1962, is visited by more than one million people annually. (Photo by Ronen Zilberman/Getty Images)

Remembering Pearl Harbor, 71 Years Later

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — More than 2,000 people at Pearl Harbor and many more around the country are marking the 71st anniversary of the Japanese attack that killed thousands of people and launched the […]

CBS Tampa–12/07/2012

American cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, western France. (Photo credit: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Non-Commemoration Of D-Day Is Inexcusable

Wednesday of this week was a meaningful and historic day for Americans, and President Barack Obama was too busy campaigning and raising reelection funds to properly commemorate the day. Beyond being wrong, it is inexcusable. […]

06/07/2012

Hungarians search for their relatives names on the wall of victims in the Holocaust Museum in Budapest on January 27, 2012. The United Nations declared in 2005 the World Holocaust Memorial Day on January 27 to commemorate the 6 million Jews and other victims murdered by the Nazis. (Photo credit: FERENC ISZA/AFP/Getty Images)

Carrollwood Woman Compiles Names of Holocaust Victims

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Every time Rose Rosen goes home to her native St. Louis, she visits the cemetery where her parents and brother are buried.

CBS Tampa–02/07/2012

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