Updated 8:03 am PST, Saturday, February 9, 2019 In this Jan. 25, 2019, photo, Peterson Elementary students explore an old WWII-era Army building at Fort Abercrombie State Park's Miller Point in Kodiak, Alaska. A group of the school's third-graders glimpsed snapshots of World War II history on Kodiak Island when they visited the Kodiak Military Museum at Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park on a crisp, clear Jan. 25 morning. (Jack Barnwell/Kodiak Daily Mirror via AP) less In this Jan. 25, 2019, photo, Peterson Elementary students explore an old WWII-era Army building at Fort Abercrombie State Park's Miller Point in Kodiak, Alaska. A group of the school's third-graders glimpsed ... more Photo: Jack Barnwell, AP Photo: Jack Barnwell, AP Image 1 of / 4 Caption Close Image 1 of 4 … [Read more...] about Kodiak students step back in time at Fort Abercrombie
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Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page James Pindell Globe Staff January 16, 2019 US Representative Seth Moulton, Democrat of Salem, will travel to New Hampshire in two weeks, sources familiar with the planning tell The Boston Globe. The trip to the first-in-the-nation presidential primary state will likely restart buzz that he is exploring a run for president.Moulton, 40, will address the Bedford (N.H.) Democratic Committee on Feb. 2, at a time a host of Democrats are exploring bids for president. Advertisement Since just Friday, there have been official moves to run for president by four Democrats, including Representative Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii and Senators Kirsten Gillibrand of New York and Sherrod Brown of Ohio. Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro officially entered the race Saturday and spent Tuesday night and Wednesday in New Hampshire. Roughly two dozen names are … [Read more...] about Seth Moulton to speak in N.H., restarting buzz he may run for president
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Dave Barry December 30, 2018 We can summarize 2018 in two words: It boofed. We’re not 100 percent sure what “boofing” is, despite the fact that this very issue was discussed in a hearing of the United States Senate Judiciary Committee. All we know for certain about boofing is that it is distasteful and stupid. As was 2018. In spades. What made this year so awful? We could list many factors, including natural disasters, man-made atrocities, the utter depravity of our national political discourse, and the loss of Aretha Franklin. Instead, we’ll cite one event that, while minor, epitomizes 2018: the debut of Dr. Pimple Popper. This is a cable-TV reality show featuring high-definition slo-mo close-up videos of a California dermatologist performing seriously disgusting procedures on individuals with zits the size of mature cantaloupes. You might ask, … [Read more...] about Dave Barry’s year in review: Good riddance to 2018!
Christian Edwards, provided by Published 7:28 pm PST, Thursday, November 15, 2018 AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, Pool Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has touched down in Darwin, the Australian city repeatedly attacked by Japan during World War II. Abe's visit, the first by a Japanese PM since the war, is part of an intense round of shuttle diplomacy across the Pacific this week. Abe has already met with US Vice President Mike Pence, before the two will join other pacific leaders for a summit in nearby Papua New Guinea. Shinzo Abe became the first Japanese Prime Minister to visit Darwin, Australia since the city was bombed during World War II. Abe's visit is part of an intense round of shuttle diplomacy this week. Abe's visit to Darwin is bookended between the summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Singapore and the weekend’s meeting of leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in Papua New Guinea. Abe will also meet with US Vice … [Read more...] about Shinzo Abe became the first Japanese prime minister to visit Darwin, Australia since the city was bombed during World War II
Christian Edwards, provided by Published 2:22 am PST, Tuesday, November 13, 2018 REUTERS/Kyodo Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Australia during a busy week and will pay his respects at the Darwin Cenotaph. It will be the first time a Japanese leader has visited Darwin since Japan bombed it during World War II Abe will also meet with his counterpart Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Japan would be very happy to reinforce regional ties with allies like Australia to counter a rising China in the Pacific. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will pay his respects at a war memorial in Darwin, the Australian city devastated by Japanese bombing in 1942, in the first formal visit from a Japanese leader to Darwin since during World War II. Abe is expected to visit the Darwin Cenotaph, a monument to the country's servicemen, with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison in a historic and symbolic meeting. It will be the leaders' first meeting since the … [Read more...] about Japan’s PM to visit Australia’s Darwin for the first time since WWII Japan bombed it worse than Pearl Harbor