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Stories with person: Dwight Eisenhower
  • Winners announced in 2015 PAPME contest 
    Updated: May-20-16 11:52 pm

    HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - The Patriot-News and the Erie Times-News won sweepstakes awards Friday at the Pennsylvania Associated Press Managing Editors' annual banquet.

  • Forbes organizing hearing on board aircraft carrier 
    Updated: May-12-16 1:19 am

    RICHMOND, Virginia - U.S. Rep. Randy Forbes is organizing a rare legislative hearing on board an aircraft carrier shortly before a contested Republican primary.

  • Texas veteran recalls helping liberate WWII death camp story has photos
    Updated: May-11-16 4:35 pm

    SAN ANTONIO - William Phelps wore a first sergeant's stripes at the unlikely age of 19 as a World War II tank gunner, heard Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower's unvarnished opinions over lunch one day and made the cover of Yank magazine in 1945 in a memorable photo, patching his trousers with a sewing machine in front of a tank.

  • NATO alliance getting new supreme commander story has photos
    Updated: May-03-16 9:40 am

    BRUSSELS - The NATO alliance this week is getting a new supreme commander, a former top-ranking U.S. military officer in Korea hailed Tuesday by Defense Secretary Ash Carter as a proven warrior-diplomat and "a soldiers' general."

  • McCartney: 1957 desegregation crisis inspired 'Blackbird' 
    Updated: May-02-16 11:18 am

    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Paul McCartney says he met with two of the women who integrated Little Rock's Central High School, saying the 1957 crisis inspired the Beatles' hit song "Blackbird."