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Unexploded WWII bomb found in Southampton

An unexploded German bomb from WWII has been uncovered at a building site in Southampton, England. Hampshire police said the 45kg (100lb) device was found by construction workers in London Road at 1005 GMT. A 200m (220yd) area was cordoned off and buildings evacuated. Some people are now being

Hiroshima memorabilia to be auctioned

A collection of memorabilia from Hiroshima after the nuclear bomb strike is set to hit the auction block. Now a roof tile from the Sairenji Temple, which was handed to a British tourist by the chief priest, is to go under the hammer along with other macabre items next month in

Nagasaki nuke pilot dies

Charles Donald Albury, the co-pilot of the plane that dropped the atomic bomb on Nagasaki has died of congestive heart failure, aged 88. During the Second World War, he helped fly the B-29 Bockscar that dropped the weapon on Aug. 9, 1945. He also witnessed the deployment of the first atomic

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