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Stories with organization: German armed forces
  • Group identifies more 3 soldiers who died at Revolution site 
    Updated: May-11-15 12:52 pm

    ALBANY, New York - A historical preservation group working to identify some of the hundreds of soldiers believed buried at a Revolutionary War site in the Hudson Valley has attached names to another three of the fallen, including an officer from Maryland and two German mercenaries who fought for the British.

  • Airbus shares fall after military plane crash in Spain story has photos
    Updated: May-11-15 9:52 am

    MADRID - Investors pushed Airbus shares down Monday on Paris' stock exchange after a military turboprop troop transporter plane undergoing final flight testing in Spain crashed, killing four aboard and injuring two.

  • German navy rescues 430 migrants in Mediterranean 
    Updated: May-08-15 1:11 pm

    BERLIN - The German military says it has rescued some 430 migrants in the Mediterranean in its first mission there that comes among stepped-up European Union efforts.

  • 70 years after WWII, German war kids look for soldier dads story has photos
    Updated: May-08-15 7:35 am

    BERLIN - When Paul Schmitz was a little boy, he never understood why kids in his tiny German village taunted him as a "Yank" and beat him up. He was a teenager by the time he found out: His father was an American soldier his mother had a romance with in the final days of World War II.