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Rosie the Riveter's factory gets 2-month reprieve

A group has been given a two-month extension in which to raise enough money to save some of the Detroit-area factory where Rosie the Riveter helped build World War II-era bombers and became an icon of American female empowerment.Full story

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Veterans of WWII raid holding 70th reunion in Ohio

Veterans of a daring and costly World War II low-flying raid on Axis oil fields are gathering in Ohio this week for a 70th anniversary reunion. Full story

Trying to save part of Rosie the Riveter's factory

The Detroit-area factory where Rosie the Riveter showed that a woman could do a "man's work" by building World War II-era bombers, making her an enduring symbol of American female empowerment, will be demolished if money can't be found to save it. Full story

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  WW2 Airmen laid to rest

The remains of four British airmen from World War II were finally buried in a military cemetery in Northern Italy. The bomber command crew, was shot down in the last week of the war.  NBC's Emma Murphy reports from Padova, Italy.

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