Tag: Second World War

VIA Rail Canada ridership and revenue continue to grow
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VIA Rail Canada ridership and revenue continue to grow

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

 HIGHLIGHTS Ridership up 5.1% Passenger Revenues up 8.4% Greater accessibility at the Ottawa station Launch of New Fleet Replacement program ... Read More

2019 Canadian Tulip Festival draws largest crowd in a decade
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2019 Canadian Tulip Festival draws largest crowd in a decade

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 23, 2019

Despite chilly weather and occasional showers, the 67th annual Canadian Tulip Festival drew crowds estimated at over 600,000 to the ... Read More

Date set for the opening of the Vatican secret archives
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Date set for the opening of the Vatican secret archives

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- April 12, 2019

On March 2, 2020, Pope Francis will open the secret archives of the pontificate of Pius XII on the Second ... Read More

Japan buys small island for US jets’ landing practices
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Japan buys small island for US jets’ landing practices

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 10, 2019

Japan is spending $150 million to allow US Navy pilots practice aircraft carrier landings on a small Mageshima Island, but ... Read More

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Guam’s local dive shops commemorate 100th anniversary of the Cormoran

editor editor- March 28, 2017

During WWII, Guam was captured from the US by the Japanese Imperial Army and occupied for two and a half ... Read More

National WWII Museum highlights history of Olympics in wartime
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National WWII Museum highlights history of Olympics in wartime

editor editor- August 2, 2012

NEW ORLEANS, La. - Hosting the Summer Games require years of planning and millions of dollars. Stadiums are built, funds ... Read More