It’s a World War Two mystery with a Cold War twist. Researchers have found a Japanese super-submarine, buried nearly 2,500 feet below the sea. HPR’s Molly Solomon has more on the discovery of a lost World War II relic that’s been missing for more than six decades.
Hawaii may seem like an unusual location for a scholarly conference on the Emancipation Proclamation. But when that measure became law 150 years ago, it resonated across the islands. From Hawaii Island, HPR's Sherry Bracken tells us more.
This week’s APEC leaders meeting in Bali was marked by the absence of President Obama, who stayed home because of the government shutdown. But the meeting also underlined a growing dispute between two of the biggest regional allies of the United States. HPR’s Bill Dorman has more in today’s Asia Minute.