Lofven presents his new minority government in Sweden

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven has presented his two-party, center-left minority government that has ended a four-month political deadlock. His team,...

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Today in History Today is Sunday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2019. There are 345 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 20, 20...

Neo-Nazi publisher ordered to turn over personal information

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A judge has ordered the publisher of a neo-Nazi website to reveal his net worth and identify any phone numbers, email addresses, social media accounts and technology he used when ...

Students post Nazi-themed photo for dance invitation

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Officials at a Minnesota high school wrote to parents after two students were pictured in a social media post doing a Nazi salute and holding a sign with references to Adolf Hitler....

EU's commission vice-president to run for Slovak president

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — European Commission Vice-President Maros Sefcovic says he is ready to run for the post of Slovakia's president in the forthcoming presidential election. T...

Sweden votes for Lofven, ends political deadlock

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Swedish lawmakers have approved a center-left minority government led by caretaker Prime Minister Stefan Lofven, ending a four-month political deadlock. Th...

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Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 18, the 18th day of 2019. There are 347 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Jan. 18, 1...

Sweden looks set to end deadlock, keep Lofven as premier

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A left-wing party in Sweden says it won't oppose caretaking Prime Minister Stefan Lofven in attempting to form a center-left government after a four-month deadlock to form a...

Iowa's Steve King off House committees after race remarks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Veteran Republican Rep. Steve King will be blocked from committee assignments for the next two years after lamenting that white supremacy and white nationalism have become offensive ...

Polish city of freedom and Solidarity loses mayor to attack

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish port city of Gdansk, whose mayor died after being stabbed while on stage during a charity fundraiser, is among Poland's most famous cities due to the key role it playe...

Romania: Ruling party member quits over president Nazi jibe

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's ruling Social Democratic Party says an adviser to a regional leader who published a manipulated image of the country's president dressed in Nazi uniform has quit ov...

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Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 11, the 11th day of 2019. There are 354 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 11, 19...

Taipei Jewish Center responds to controversy over Nazi flags in betel nut shop

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to the controversy over photos posted of Nazi flags hung in a betel nut shop in Taipei City, The Chabad Taipei Jewish Center today issued a statement calling for th...

Timeline: Life and death of ex-Nazi guard deported from US

Major events in the life of Jakiw Palij, the 95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard who was deported to Germany last August after living quietly in the U.S. for decades. Local media reported...

Report: Ex-Nazi camp guard deported by US dies in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — German media report that Jakiw Palij, a former Nazi concentration camp guard who spent decades leading an unassuming life in New York City until his past was revealed, has died. ...