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'Accountant of Auschwitz' set for trial

...Efraim Zuroff, the head Nazi hunter at the Simon Wiesenthal Center, said even low-ranking guards were necessary for Adolf Hitler's genocidal machine to run."The system that the Nazis put in place in order to annihilate the Jewish people and...
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Ketchikan resident accepts grandfather's WWII medal

...well-known businessman and secret opponent of the Nazi party.His interactions with Nazi brass gave him foreknowledge of Adolf Hitler's plans for Jews in occupied Europe - the "Final Solution" that left the world with the Holocaust.Schulte was...
The forgotten battle for Alaska

...It wasn't until four days later on Dec. 11 that Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini declared war on the U.S. This...war with the U.S. Historians have questioned why Adolf Hitler want to call down the might of the United States when...
Today in History

...London at age 90.In 1923, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk was again elected Speaker of Turkey's Grand Assembly.In 1932, Adolf Hitler rejected the post of vice chancellor of Germany, saying he was prepared to hold out "for all or nothing."In 1946...
Today In Sports History

AUGUST 11936 - The Olympic Games open in Berlin. The opening ceremonies is presided over by Adolf Hitler.1945 - New York's Mel Ott hits his 500th home run in a 9-2 victory over the Boston Braves at the Polo Grounds. Only Babe...
Today in History

...Marshal Erwin Rommel committed suicide rather than face trial and certain execution for allegedly conspiring against Adolf Hitler.In 1947, Air Force test pilot Charles E. ("Chuck") Yeager (YAY'-gur) broke the sound barrier as he flew...
The Brazil Beat

...chided a ruling party lawmaker for tweeting a salute to Adolf Hitler while praising Germany for making it to the World Cup...the "unacceptable allusion to the fascist regime of Adolf Hitler."Bung Mokhtar, who earlier said he was commending...
Jesse Owens' Olympic medal up for auction

...100-yard dash, and the American segregation that he came home to when he returned to the U.S. after the Games, which Adolf Hitler had orchestrated to showcase his ideas of Aryan supremacism."Almost singlehandedly, Owens obliterated Hitler's...
Anti-shutdown bill passes Senate; big fight still looms

...of eradicating the health care law to former British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlin and others who had suggested Adolf Hitler and the Nazis could not be stopped in the 1940s."I resoundingly reject that allegation," said McCain, whose grandfather...
My Turn: Invading Iraq wasn't our worst mistake

...called "Arab Socialism." In structure and belief, it is similar to the national socialist movement sponsored by Adolf Hitler in Natzi Germany. The Ba'ath Party, in ethnic terms, was identified primarily, although not exclusively, with...


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