World War I

Coronavirus Has Killed More Americans than 5 Recent U.S. Military Conflicts

On Tuesday, Republican President Donald Trump claimed that coronavirus is less deadly than the flu. Though the flu kills tens of thousands of Americans each year, COVID-19 has killed more Americans in 2020 than the approximately 178,000 Americans killed by flu over the last six years.

How '1917' Captures World War I in a Single Shot

In "1917," two British messengers must race across battlefields and wade through the dead and dying to bring a message to a battalion in danger of ambush. New interviews with director Sam Mendes and cinematographer Roger Deakins reveal how the movie dramatizes World War I in a single, feature-length shot.

Macron Faces Backlash After Missing WWI Commemoration

Jacques Myard of Les Républicains, a center-right French party, and a member of French parliament, said in a tweet that Macron and Philippe's absence demonstrated their "historical ignorance" and represented "a diplomatic fault."