‘Mein Kampf’ profits to aid Holocaust survivorsPublisher announces all US proceeds of Adolf Hitler’s manifesto will be donated to Holocaust survivors.
X-ray technology discovers holocaust escape tunnelNew technology allows researchers to discover tunnel dug by prisoners in an attempt to escape the Nazis.
Man posed as Auschwitz survivor; lectured in schools for yearsJoseph Hirt, 91, has been doing the lecture circuit telling of his memories from the Holocaust; the problem is, he was never there.
Head of Poland’s largest party honors synagogue burning victimsJaroslaw Kaczynski stresses dangers of anti-Semitism, important of Poland-Israel ties, at Great Synagogue of Bialystok speech.
Pennsylvania man admits he lied about being Auschwitz survivorJoseph Hirt of Lancaster County admits he lied about being an Auschwitz survivor and apologizes.
Survivor confronts former London mayor about his Hitler claimsHolocaust survivor: 'They do it whilst there are some survivors still around. What will they do when we’re all gone?'
Drug abuse, Holocaust figure in film on notorious Dutch lawyersMax Moszkowicz survived Auschwitz and established a line of successful Jewish lawyers - but beneath the surface lurked many demons.
Ex-SS guard, 94, convicted for complicity in Auschwitz murdersReinhold Hanning jailed after trial in Germany; expressed regret to victims.
Jewish group outraged at plan to auction Nazi relicsLeading German Jewish group blasts planned auction of Nazi memorabilia, including Hermann Goering's underpants.
Michigan mandates Holocaust education in high schoolsMichigan public schools must teach about genocide, including the Holocaust and the Armenian Genocide, under a new law.
$20 million gift helps revitalize US Holocaust museumUS Holocaust Memorial Museum to use one of the largest gifts in its history to focus on technology, democracy.
6 million Mishnayot in memory of Holocaust victims6,250,000 Mishnah books were used as part of a special school learning in memory of Holocaust victims and Allied army fighters.
Modigliani owner denies canvas taken by Nazis from Jewish dealerLegal row ongoing as billionaire art dealer denies artwork was stolen from Jewish dealer by the Nazis during World War Two.
Congress calls on Germany to up aid for Holocaust survivorsUS House of Representatives overwhelmingly backs resolution calling on Germany to increase aid to Holocaust survivors.
Auschwitz museum tracks down long-lost inmate belongings16,000 items belonging to Jewish inmates at Nazi death camp had been stowed away and forgotten by communist authorities.
Swedish nun who saved Jews from Nazis made a saintMary Elizabeth Hesselblad rescued at least 12 Jews during the Holocaust, hiding them her convent in Rome.
Swedish nun sainted for saving Jews during HolocaustMary Elizabeth Hesselblad, who saved between 12 and 60 Jews during Holocaust, receives beatification from Pope Francis.
Comparing Israel to Nazis is anti-Semitic, 31 states declareBody devoted to commemorating the Holocaust adopts a definition of anti-Semitism that includes some hate speech against Israel.
Harry Wu, human rights fighter: A giant among menFarewell tribute to a man with a crystal heart who died suddenly a month ago.
Holocaust monuments vandalized in Poland, ItalyFar-right anti-Semites target memorial in Poland, while far-left vandals desecrate Holocaust memorial in Italy.
Holocaust survivor sings national anthem at Detroit Tigers game89-year-old Hermina Hirsch fulfills lifelong dream, sings national anthem at Detroit Tigers-Tampa Bay Rays game.
Amsterdam to pay Jewish community for Holocaust survivor taxesAmsterdam will give Jewish community $11 million as compensation for taxes imposed on Holocaust survivors who returned home.
2 Brazilian senators associate Holocaust with political crisisTwo Brazilian senators compare the Holocaust to Brazil's political environment following President Rousseff's suspension.
Watch: WWII vet reunited with Holocaust survivor he liberatedSid Shafner and Marcel Levy forged a close friendship after Shafner liberated Dachau concentration camp, but the two lost touch for decades.
Jews protest Antwerp refusal to honor Holocaust victimsJews from Brussels mounted demonstration against Antwerp - and its local Jewish community - for vetoing cobblestone memorial.
Romanian law facilitates restitution of Holocaust survivorsRomania’s Parliament passes legislation prioritizing the processing of claims belonging to Holocaust survivors.
Activists picket Polish NY consulate over 'Holocaust whitewash'200 demonstrators protest attempts by Polish government to 'deny Polish war crimes during the Holocaust.'
Auschwitz survivor and longtime NY Jewish leader dies at 92Ernest (Ernie) Michel, who survived Auschwitz and a forced death march, dies at 92.
Jewish high schoolers picket Polish consulate in NY200 demonstrators outside the Polish consulate in New York protest “attempts to deny Polish war crimes during the Holocaust.”
Obama calls for solidarity with European JewsIn Yom Hashoah message, President Barack Obama calls for solidarity with Jews facing anti-Semitism.
Netanyahu bares his tragic ties to the HolocaustAt Knesset ceremony, Netanyahu reads a poem by his father-in-law and recalls all of his family who perished at the hands of the Nazis.
'One Yad Vashem is enough'PM Binyamin Netanyahu meets with Holocaust survivors before memorial ceremony. 'Our strength is your strength.'
Smuggled out of ghetto, photos turn out to be famous US familyPhotos from Lithuanian ghetto turn out to be family of America's most prominent Yiddish scholars.
Lithuanian Holocaust monument vandalizedHolocaust memorial monument desecrated, smashed on anniversary of Adolf Hitler's birthday, in apparent neo-Nazi attack.
Study: 45,000 Holocaust survivors live in poverty in IsraelGrim statistics also reveal 50% suffer from bad health, loneliness. Former MK: Government must make a master plan.
Ohio Jewish leader cited for Holocaust memorial role dies at 68Joyce Garver Keller who helped establish a state Holocaust memorial in Ohio, dies at 68.
Holocaust commemoration begins at homeAfter Dutch woman discovered that Holocaust victims used to live in what is now her home, she thought about them constantly.
50 Holocaust survivors have a delayed Bar MitzvahIn a moving ceremony at the Kotel, 50 survivors denied their Bar or Bat Mitzvah by Nazis finally get the opportunity to do so.
Poland: Town square named after Israeli Labor MK's familyMK Hilik Bar's family was murdered in the Holocaust - but the town where they once lived has chosen to preserve their memories.
US Holocaust Museum calls out Iran Foreign Minister's liesUS Holocaust Memorial Museum refuted claim by Iranian Foreign Minister that competition mocking the Holocaust nothing to do with his gov't.
Martin Gray, author of best-selling Holocaust memoir, dies at 93Polish-born Holocaust survivor whose memoir 'For Those I Love' became best-seller, TV miniseries, found dead in his pool.
How my grandmother's chutzpah helped rescue thousands of JewsDutch Jewish woman refused to be put off by ambassador, ultimately leading to thousands of Jews escaping Holocaust.
Congress asks Germany for more funding for Holocaust survivorsUS Congress calls on German government to provide additional aid to aging Holocaust survivors.
Survivor loses lawsuit on 'Polish' death campsPolish court dismisses case by Auschwitz survivor against German broadcaster that called Nazi camps 'Polish.'
The book that kept them together - despite the HolocaustHiding in wartime Europe just under the nose of the Nazi army, a Jewish couple found a unique way of keeping in touch.
German Jew-turned US spy against the Nazis, dies at 94Frederick Mayer, who fled Nazi Germany, risked his life posing as a German officer after parachuting back seven years later.
Iranian FM uses Holocaust to justify nuclear programIranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif uses the phrase "never again" in justifying his country’s nuclear program.
Florida governor signs off on Holocaust memorial for capitalFlorida Gov. Rick Scott signs a bill to create a Holocaust memorial in Tallahassee.
Rio school named for Holocaust survivor who led Brazilian JewsBrazilian public school named after iconic Brazilian-Jewish leaders Aleksander Henryk Laks.
Tel Aviv school bans Holocaust trips for 'nationalist' influenceHigh school principle complains remembrance trips to concentration camps encourage students to be too pro-Israel.
Elder care bill includes directive to assist Holocaust survivorsNew provision in bill funding assistance for the elderly directs the federal government to assist Holocaust survivors.
93-year-old Auschwitz guard dies a week before trialFormer SS guard dies a week before he was scheduled to go on trial for his alleged role in the murder of more than 1,000 at Auschwitz.
Holocaust survivor describes hellish life in Nazi camps92-year-old Holocaust survivor participates in Reddit session, details his harrowing near-death to liberation story.
British compensation fund rejected 75% of Holocaust survivorsOnly one in four Jewish victims of the Nazis who applied for compensation from a British fund were paid, new documents show.
Associated Press collaborated with Nazi regimeExplosive revelations show how AP cooperated with Nazis in return for access to Germany; agency scrambles to respond.
Late justice for Serbia's Jewish Holocaust victimsSerbia becomes first to return to remaining Jewish community the property that belonged to Jews murdered in the Holocaust.
The Netherlands restores payments to Holocaust survivorsDutch reverse decision denying Holocaust compensation payments to Israeli citizens following personal intervention by MK Gafni.