700 march for Warsaw ghetto doctors, nursesMarchers hang ribbons with the names of the dead to honor the medical personnel of the Warsaw ghetto.
Holocaust survivors from Florida perform in former ghettoMusical duo of Holocaust survivors from Florida return to their native Poland to perform there for the first time.
Amsterdam rejects restitution, settles with survivors for $11MCity rejects calls to give direct restitution to Holocaust survivors taxed while held in concentration camps, pays Jewish groups $11M.
Paris Grand Synagogue slammed for hosting far-right historianHistorian justified Vichy France's collaboration with Nazi Germany, handing over of thousands of Jews for extermination.
Polish officials under fire for revisionism of Holocaust historyJewish groups up in arms over controversial comments by leading Polish officials regarding the country's role during the Holocaust.
Alabama councilwoman threatened over Holocaust commentsCouncilwoman in Birmingham says a gun-wielding Jewish man threatened to harm her for opposing city funding of a Holocaust memorial.
Pokemon Go player finds body behind Holocaust memorialNew Hampshire youth playing Pokemon Go discovers dead body in stream near Holocaust memorial.
Binyamina Rebbe laid to rest in Har HamenuchotThe late hassidic rebbe and Holocaust survivor made all Jews feel welcome in his home.
Dutch man and daugther who hid Jews during Holocaust honoredYad Vashem posthumously honors Jan Willem Kamphuis and his daughter Klazenia Kamphuis-Vink from Holland who hid Jews from the Nazis.
75 years after pogrom, Poland wrestles with complicityPolish politicians and academics wrestle with legacy of complicity in Holocaust atrocities exemplified in story of Jedwabne pogrom.
After Elie Wiesel, can anyone unite American Jews?Following Elie Wiesel's, is the American Jewish community too divided to unite under any one person’s moral voice?
Locals absent at ceremony marking Polish atrocityEvent commemorating 340 Jews burned alive by anti-Semitic Poles underlines Poland's complicated relationship with its past.
Watch: Canadian PM's tearful trip to Auschwitz memorialPrime Minister Justin Trudeau visited the site of the Nazi death camp on Sunday, accompanied with one of the few inmates to survive.
Oregon Jewish Museum gets permanent homeOregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education will have a new and permanent home next year.
Victims of Polish atrocity remembered150 people attend commemoration on the 75th anniversary of a massacre of hundreds of Polish Jews in Jedwabne.
Hundreds pay tribute in Elie Wiesel's native RomaniaNobel laureate was instrumental in getting Romania to face up to its dark past.
7 Elie Wiesel books that show the range of his influenceWorld-renowned Holocaust survivor, human rights activist best known for his memoirs - but his memory lives on in dozens of other works too.
Belarusian Nobel laureate: Poles persecuted Jews in HolocaustSvetlana Alexievich defies Polish crack-downs on suggestions that Polish people were involved in attacking Jews.
Holocaust survivors to receive increased aid from GermanyAfter long negotiations with German government, Claims Conference secures large increase in aid to elderly Holocaust survivors.
Poland commemorates 'bestial' massacre of Holocaust survivorsPolish president leads memorial for post-Holocaust Kielce massacre, vows to fight 'even the most minor of acts of anti-Semitism.'
In Romania, poignant memories of Holocaust survivor WieselPerhaps nowhere is Elie Wiesel's passing felt more poignantly than in his country of birth.
‘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.