OC Korean War veteran, a Japanese American incarcerated as a child, donates collection to Smithsonian – Orange County Register

On Feb. 19, 1942, President Franklin Roosevelt issued Executive Order 9066, which resulted in the mass incarceration of 120,000 Japanese Americans to “relocation centers” during World War II, after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Among them was the family of Anaheim resident Norio Uyematsu, then 11 years old. Uytematsu and his family were imprisoned along … Read more

War, Dustin Lynch y Cheap Trick se presentarán – Orange County Register

La Feria del Condado de Los Ángeles regresará al Pomona Fairplex con una nueva programación de conciertos en vivo. La exposición comienza el viernes 3 de mayo y se extenderá hasta el lunes 27 de mayo. La exposición permanece cerrada los lunes, martes y miércoles, y este año marca la tercera temporada del renovado calendario … Read more

Israel moves into Gaza’s second-largest city, intensifies strikes in bloody new phase of war – Orange County Register

By WAFAA SHURAFA, JACK JEFFERY and SAMY MAGDY DEIR AL-BALAH, Gaza Strip — Israel said Tuesday that its troops had entered Gaza’s second-largest city as intensified bombardment sent streams of ambulances and cars racing to hospitals with wounded and dead Palestinians, including children, in a bloody new phase of the war. The military said its … Read more

In peace and war, these Ukrainian brothers bonded. Then death came.

A portrait of brothers Ivan Lyakh (left, in military uniform), and Maksym Lyakh (right, in military uniform) with their parents and other relatives is on display at the family’s home in Tomakivka, Ukraine. (Alice Martins for The Washington Post)TOMAKIVKA, Ukraine — Maksym and Ivan Lyakh, born four years apart, weren’t just brothers. They were best … Read more

Biden calls for humanitarian ‘pause’ in Israel-Hamas war

MINNEAPOLIS — President Joe Biden said he thought there should be a humanitarian “pause” in the Israel-Hamas war, after his campaign speech Wednesday evening was interrupted by a protester calling for a cease-fire.The call was a subtle departure for Biden and top White House aides, who throughout the Mideast crisis have been steadfast in stating … Read more

Biden calls for humanitarian ‘pause’ in Israel-Hamas war

President Joe Biden arrives on Marine One at Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport in St. Paul, Minn., Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2023, after speaking in Northfield, Minn. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — President Joe Biden said he thought there should be a humanitarian “pause” in the Israel-Hamas war, after his campaign speech Wednesday evening was interrupted by … Read more

From boycotts to firebombs, Israel-Gaza war brings wave of antisemitism

The word spread quickly Monday. Tova du Plessis got a call from a concerned customer of her tiny bakery in Philadelphia’s East Passyunk neighborhood: Essen Bakery, which On Wednesday, du Plessis, who is Jewish, was still processing the shock of being targeted because of her religion. “I’ve been aware that antisemitism has been on the … Read more

More than 3,600 Palestinian children killed in just 3 weeks of war

A barrage of Israeli airstrikes has leveled apartment buildings in the Jabaliya refugee camp near Gaza City, where Israel said a Hamas command center was set up. (1 Nov) (AP video shot by Fadi Majed)A barrage of Israeli airstrikes has leveled apartment buildings in the Jabaliya refugee camp near Gaza City, where Israel said a … Read more

The US has strongly backed Israel’s war against Hamas. The allies don’t seem to know what comes next

Hundreds of mourners joined a funeral procession through Jenin on Wednesday for three Palestinians killed during an Israeli morning raid. The three were killed when heavy clashes erupted after dozens of Israeli military vehicles and two bulldozers entered Jenin and the adjacent refugee camp. Another Palestinian man was killed in a separate raid in Tulkarm. … Read more