Commemorations Mark 75 Years Since Liberation Of Auschwitz Death CampMore than 1.1 million Jewish people were murdered there by Nazi Germany. On this day in 1945, Soviet troops entered the camp and freed 7,000 survivors.
Remains Of Holocaust Victims Solemnly Laid To Rest In Rockland CountyA community gathered Thursday in Rockland County to fulfill the promise to never forget.
'One Day Then The Cattle Car Comes': New York Hosts Largest Auschwitz U.S. Exhibition To Keep History AliveA groundbreaking exhibition in New York is presenting a collection of original objects from Auschwitz.
Women Who Survived Horrific Experiences In Holocaust Bond At Long Island MuseumSeventy years ago Tuesday, Russian troops liberated the infamous Auschwitz Nazi death camp in Poland – giving the world its first glimpse of the atrocities committed against Jews and other minorities.
Pro-Palestinian Protesters Storm City Council Chambers During Symbolic Auschwitz VoteThere was bedlam at the New York City Council on Thursday. Demonstrators disrupted a deeply moving and symbolic vote, but protest organizers say it wasn't supposed to happen that way.
3,200-Year-Old Gold Artifact Transferred From L.I. Estate To German MuseumThe tablet had been in the possession of the heirs of a Holocaust survivor who obtained it in the closing days of the war. The state's highest court said last month the tablet cannot be claimed as one of the "spoils of war.''
Dubai Gym Circuit Factory Apologizes For Ad Campaign Featuring Pictures Of Auschwitz One of the ads included an image of the railroad leading to the infamous Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp with the slogan "Kiss Your Calories Goodbye."
Protest Held At Israeli Consulate In Response To Obama Middle East SpeechWhile President Obama was meeting with Prime Minister Netanyahu in Washington, a protest was held at the Israeli consulate in Midtown Manhattan.
Holocaust Survivor Reunites With Protector's KinErnest Michel credits a fellow prisoner with saving his life at Auschwitz. Decades later, he was reunited with the great nephew of his savior.