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Stories Tagged "World War II"

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Market to Market (May 28, 2010)

posted on May 28, 2010 at 9:05 PM

Market to Market (May 28, 2010)
Full Program: The EPA settles a lawsuit with environmental groups over large-scale livestock operations. Government bean counters see dramatic improvement in the outlook for U.S. agricultural trade. Members of the "Greatest Generation" take an Honor Flight to... Full Story

Honor Flight Carries Heroes From Rural America

posted on May 28, 2010 at 3:05 PM

Honor Flight Carries Heroes From Rural America
Many of America’s living WWII vets have never seen their memorial in Washington. But a patchwork of nationwide volunteers are racing against the clock to make their cross-country trip a reality. Full Story

Mexican Workers in US During WWII Can Get Back Pay

posted on October 17, 2008 at 8:10 PM

CHICAGO (AP) -- Ramon Ibarra remembers his backbreaking days repairing railroads in the Southwest, a contract job for which he left Mexico in 1942 as part of a guest worker program. Full Story

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