. Korean War

Headstones are seen marking graves at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, September 24, 2013. More than 400,000 people are buried at the cemetery, which was founded during the American Civil War. (Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Remains of Maryland Solider Killed in Korean War Returned

The Pentagon says the remains of a Maryland soldier missing in action from the Korean War have been recovered.

08/10/2015

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Md. Soldier From Hispanic-Only Army Unit Feted

A 96-year-old Korean War veteran is being recognized as Maryland’s last living member of a segregated, Spanish-speaking U.S. Army unit nicknamed the Borinqueneers.

06/02/2014

An unidentified Viet Nam veteran traces a name off a fallen soldier off the Viet Nam Memorial wall seen here on  Veteran's Day November 11, 2013  as he pays his respects in Washington, DC.     (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Honor Flight Enables Vets to See Memorials

It’s not too often that when a memorial is built in someone’s honor that those people get to see the memorial in person.

05/17/2014

This NASA photo shows North Korea as a patch of darkness on Earth. (Credit: NASA Earth Observatory)

NASA Photo Shows North Korea In The Dark

North Korea from space shows country in literal darkness.

03/01/2014

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrives at an event. (credit: Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Vet Detained In North Korea Oversaw Guerrilla Group

Six decades before he went to North Korea as a curious tourist, Merrill Newman supervised a group of South Korean guerrillas during the Korean War who were perhaps the most hated and feared fighters in the North, former members of the group say.

12/03/2013

Six decades after the Korean War ended, President Barack Obama said Saturday that American veterans deserved a better homecoming from a war-weary nation and that their legacy is the 50 million people who live freely in a democratic South Korea. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama: No War Should Ever Be Forgotten, No Veteran Overlooked

Six decades after the Korean War ended, President Barack Obama said Saturday that American veterans deserved a better homecoming from a war-weary nation and that their legacy is the 50 million people who live freely in a democratic South Korea.

07/27/2013

North Korea has completed preparations for a missile test that could come any day, a South Korean Defense Ministry official said as Pyongyang prepares to mark the April 15 birthday of its founder, historically a time when it seeks to draw the world's attention with dramatic displays of military power.  (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Amid Escalating Nuclear Threats, North Korea Prepares Itself For Largest Holiday

North Korea has completed preparations for a missile test that could come any day, a South Korean Defense Ministry official said as Pyongyang prepares to mark the April 15 birthday of its founder, historically a time when it seeks to draw the world’s attention with dramatic displays of military power.

04/10/2013

North Korea's young leader urged front-line troops to be on "maximum alert" for a potential war as a state-run newspaper said Pyongyang had carried out a threat to cancel the 1953 armistice that ended the Korean War. (Photo credit  KNS/AFP/Getty Images)

North Korea On ‘Maximum Alert’ Amid Threats To Cancel 1953 Armistice

North Korea’s young leader urged front-line troops to be on “maximum alert” for a potential war as a state-run newspaper said Pyongyang had carried out a threat to cancel the 1953 armistice that ended the Korean War.

03/11/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

President Obama Will Award Korean War Chaplain Medal Of Honor

The White House says President Barack Obama will award a posthumous Medal of Honor to a Korean War Army chaplain credited with ministering and providing medical assistance to fellow soldiers under heavy fire during combat operations at Unsan, Korea.

03/11/2013