Photo of the Day: Xenophopia made in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As China tries to shift the blame for the ongoing Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to other countries, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is fanning the flames of xeno...

Millions going to Holocaust survivors for coronavirus help

BERLIN (AP) — Millions of dollars in additional funds are being made available to agencies around the world that provide aid to Holocaust survivors, whose advanced age and health issues makes them par...

Virus dead in nursing homes are often its uncounted victims

PARIS (AP) — One by one, elderly residents of French nursing homes are going into forced isolation into their rooms. Their caregivers are walling themselves in as well, against both the known and the ...

Last German honored for saving Jews during Holocaust dies

BERLIN (AP) — Gertrud Steinl, the last surviving German honored for saving Jews during the Holocaust, has died. German news agency dpa on Sunday quoted the head of Nuremberg's Jewish...

Iran leader refuses US help, citing virus conspiracy theory

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's supreme leader refused U.S. assistance Sunday to fight the new coronavirus, citing an unfounded conspiracy theory that the virus could be man-made by America....

German intel puts part of far-right party under surveillance

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's domestic intelligence agency says it is formally placing parts of the far-right Alternative for Germany party under surveillance after classifying it as extremist. ...

US legislation would ban products from Xinjiang over forced labor concerns

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A bipartisan bill to ban the import of products from Xinjiang due to reports of China's persecuted Uyghur minority being forced into labor was introduced to the U.S Ho...

The Latest: Holocaust march in Poland cancelled over virus

ROME (AP) — The Latest on the coronavirus epidemic sweeping the globe (all times local): 8 a.m. Organizers of the annual Holocaust remembrance march in southern Pol...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, March 1, the 61st day of 2020. There are 305 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 1, 19...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, March 1, the 61st day of 2020. There are 305 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 1, 19...

Top nominee Polanski to skip French Oscars after rape claim

PARIS (AP) — Filmmaker Roman Polanski is skipping the awards ceremony for France's equivalent of the Oscars — where his latest movie leads this year's nominations — because of protests prompted by a n...

Nazi cautionary dramas wade into political, factual disputes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood mustered its creative forces in the 1940s when Adolf Hitler's Nazi Germany sought to conquer the world, with Humphrey Bogart standing up to the fascist regime in “Casablan...

Israel denounces anti-Semitic trope at Spanish Carnival

MADRID (AP) — Israel’s ambassador to Spain has denounced a Carnival parade performance in a small town that featured men and women dressed up like Jewish Holocaust victims and Nazi soldiers. ...

Steve Ross, founder of New England Holocaust Memorial, dies

Steve Ross, a Holocaust survivor who founded the New England Holocaust Memorial and spent decades searching for a soldier who helped him at a concentration camp in 1945, died Monday, Boston Mayor Mart...

Auschwitz Museum upset at scene in Amazon series 'Hunters'

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The museum of the Nazi German Auschwitz death camp is objecting to a scene in a new Amazon TV series that shows a murderous game of human chess being played there, insisting that...