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The ruins of Adolf Hitler's headquarters in the bunker Wolf Lair in Gierloz, Poland. (AP Photo)

Hitler’s food taster tells of poisoning fears

BERLIN (AP) — They were feasts of sublime asparagus — laced with fear. And for more than half a century, Margot Woelk kept her secret hidden from the world, even from her husband. Then, a few months after her 95th birthday, she revealed the truth.

04/26/2013

Auschwitz Birkenau

Jewish youths march in honor of Holocaust victims

OSWIECIM, Poland (AP) — Thousands of youths from Israel and other countries marched in silence Monday at Auschwitz-Birkenau, the former Nazi death camp in Poland, to pay homage to 6 million Jews killed during the Holocaust.

04/08/2013

John Kerry, US Secretary of State, lays a wreath during the annual ceremony for Holocaust Remembrance Day, Yad Vashem memorial, Jerusalem, Israel. (AP Photo)

Israel honors 6 million victims of Nazi Holocaust

JERUSALEM (AP) — Among the crowds marking Israel’s annual Holocaust remembrance day at the Yad Vashem memorial Monday was a retired American Air Force colonel from San Francisco who came to honor a family he never knew.

04/08/2013

Jeff Hall, Neo Nazi supporter

Trial near end for boy charged with killing father

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A slender blond boy with big eyeglasses appeared to listen intently as lawyers argued in juvenile court over whether he knew the difference between right and wrong when he shot his sleeping neo-Nazi father to death at the age of 10.

01/09/2013

US WWII Veteran marches in a Memorial Day parade. (AP Photo)

NY WWII vet who liberated Nazi train dies in Fla.

HUDSON FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — A World War II veteran from New York whose account of liberating Holocaust victims from a Nazi train led to reunions with the survivors 60 years later has died.

12/19/2012

Boy faces murder trial in neo-Nazi dad's death

RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) – Nearly two years after a neo-Nazi leader was shot at near point-blank range while sleeping on his sofa, his son – who was 10 at the time of the killing – […]

10/30/2012

Joseph Goebbels love letters fail to sell

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut auction house says the love letters and other pre-war writings of Adolf Hitler propaganda chief Joseph Goebbels have failed to sell. Alexander Historical Auctions says it offered the […]

09/27/2012

Greek schoolchildren stumble on big grenade stash

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) – Greek authorities say schoolchildren playing on a road construction site have stumbled on hundreds of hand grenades stashed away during the civil war. Army officials in the northern town of Serres […]

09/26/2012

Today in History, September 20 (video)

Highlights of this day in history: Magellan begins globe-trotting voyage; Nazi hunter Simon Wiesenthal dies; Actress Sophia Loren born; Billie Jean King beats Bobby Riggs in ‘Battle of the Sexes’; Singer Jim Croce dies in […]

09/20/2012

Hate crimes in the OC rise

SANTA ANA (CNS) – Hate crimes in Orange County jumped by 14 percent in 2011 over the previous year, ending a four-year decline, according to the 20th annual report from OC Human Relations released today. […]

08/30/2012

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