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State Assemblyman Launches Ads In Effort To Get Nazi War Criminals Out

New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) has launched an ad campaign urging the expulsion of all illegal Nazi war criminals from the U.S. once and for all.

03/04/2014

Officials pose with Johann Conrad Seekatz's "St. Philip Baptizing A Servant Of Queen Kandaki" on Feb. 6, 2014. (credit: U.S. Department Of Homeland Security)

U.S. Officials Return Painting Stolen By Nazis During World War II To Poland

The Johann Conrad Seekatz painting — titled “St. Philip Baptizing A Servant Of Queen Kandaki” — was looted from the Polish National Museum in Warsaw in 1938.

02/06/2014

Musicians play at ceremony to mark 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht (credit: CBS 2)

Kristallnacht Survivors Remember ‘Horrific’ Event 75 Years Later

On Nov. 9 and 10, 1938, Nazis torched synagogues, vandalized Jewish homes and arrested some 30,000 Jewish men and sent them to concentration camps.

11/08/2013

Michael Karkoc who has lived in Minnesota for 60 years, is believed to have ties to the Nazis. (Photo: handout)

A Nazi Among Us? Stunning Revelation Comes Out Of Minnesota

A former top Nazi commander has been living in the United States for decades. And now an international investigation is getting under way. The 94-year-old allegedly lied to get into America, and then fooled all of his neighbors in Minnesota.

06/14/2013

The United States Coast Guard Cutter Baque Eagle in New London, Conn. (credit: Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880)

One Tank Trips: The Coast Guard Cutter Barque Eagle In New London

A tall ship with a rich history could be just the thing for you and your family this summer, as WCBS 880’s Mike Xirinachs reports in the latest One Tank Trips installment.

05/29/2013

Pope Benedict XVI before the faithful at St. Joseph's Seminary in Yonkers - Apr. 19, 2008 (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

N.Y. Archdiocese Remembers Pope Benedict XVI’s Visit To Yonkers Seminary

With the Pope set to retire on Thursday, people around the world are sharing their memories of Benedict XVI’s time as head of the Catholic church, including those here in the New York City area.

02/27/2013

Hans Sachs Poster Auction

Poster Collection Once Seized By Nazis Placed Up For Auction In New York

An assortment of rare posters seized by the Nazis from a Jewish collector was up for auction in New York this weekend.

01/20/2013

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Holocaust Survivor Reunites With Her Savior 67 Years Later For Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving will have special meaning for a Holocaust survivor who on Wednesday was able to meet a member of the family who rescued her from Nazi tyranny. The two women had not seen each other since the end of World War II.

11/21/2012

President Barack Obama (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

President Obama Infuriates Poles With Use Of Phrase ‘Polish Death Camp’

Hundreds of Polish-American families, alongside tight-knit business and church leaders, were expressing disappointment and some heartfelt anger at the president over his choice of words regarding their homeland.

05/30/2012

Swastika painted on a library in Queens on Friday, Nov. 4, 2011 (Photo credit: Alex Florez)

Arrest Made In Queens Library, Synagogue, Church Swastikas Incident

Franco Rodriguez, 40, has been charged with graffiti as a hate crime for allegedly spray painting swastikas on a library, synagogue and church in Jackson Heights.

11/14/2011

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2 Paintings Stolen By Nazis Seized In NYC

U.S. authorities say they’ve seized two paintings in New York that were stolen from the National Museum in Warsaw, Poland by the Nazis during World War II.

12/20/2010