In this file picture taken May 28,2014, German World War II and D-Day veteran Paul Golz speaks in an interview with the Associated Press in his hometown Koenigswinter, Germany.

Germans, now alongside Allies, honor D-Day victims

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany (AP) — Paul Golz, one of a few German veterans who plans to attend this week’s events marking the 70th anniversary of…

In this photo provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, a U.S. Coast Guard landing barge, tightly packed with helmeted soldiers, approaches the shore at Normandy, France, during initial Allied landing operations, June 6, 1944. These barges ride back and forth across the English Channel, bringing wave after wave of reinforcement troops to the Allied beachheads.

D-Day narrative started early, and still evolves

PARIS (AP) — From the first sketchy German radio broadcast to the distribution of images filmed in color, it has taken decades for the full …

March 24, 2014, James Krucas sits for a photo at his home in Racine as he holds a display of medals he earned during his service in World War II. Krucas is one of the few remaining veterans of the D-Day invasion in Europe.

D-Day vets reflect, keeping fading memory alive

SEVEN LAKES, N.C. (AP) — Seventy years later, Ray Lambert is still haunted by waves. Listening to the waters of Lake Auman lapping against t…

Cherry Coke Cupcakes

Cherry Coke Cupcakes

Ingredients: 1½ cups all-purpose flour 3 Tbsp cocoa powder ½ tsp baking soda ¼ tsp salt ¾ cup sugar 8 Tbsp unsalted butter, at room temperat…