Germany Drops Investigation Of American Suspected Of Being A NaziGerman prosecutors say have shelved their Nazi war crimes investigation of 96-year-old Michael Karkoc, a retired Minnesota carpenter, saying he is not fit to stand trial.
Watchdog Says Former Nazis Got Over $20 Million In Social SecurityIn a forthcoming report triggered by an Associated Press investigation, the top watchdog at the Social Security Administration found the agency paid $20.2 million in benefits to more than 130 suspected Nazi war criminals, SS guards, and others who may have participated in the Third Reich's atrocities during World War II.
Congresswoman Demands Investigation Into Report Of Social Security Benefits For Suspected Nazi War CriminalsRep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., wants to know why dozens of Nazi suspects collected benefits after being forced out of the United States.
Holocaust Museum Opens U.N. Archive on WWII War CrimesThe U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington has obtained a full copy of the U.N. War Crimes Commission archive that has largely been locked away for the past 70 years under restricted access at the United Nations.
89-Year-Old U.S. Man Held on Nazi Death Camp ChargesAn 89-year-old Philadelphia man was ordered held without bail Wednesday on a German arrest warrant charging him with aiding and abetting the killing of 216,000 Jewish men, women and children while he was a guard at the Auschwitz death camp.
'Hitler Album' Of Stolen Art Donated To U.S. Archive Adolf Hitler's last known album of artworks stolen by the Nazis during World War II is being donated to the National Archives.
U.S. in Talks With France on Holocaust Compensation The Obama administration is warning several state legislatures against initiatives that would punish the French railway company SNCF for carrying out Holocaust-era deportations to Nazi death and labor camps.
Israeli Legislation Would Ban Use Of The Word 'Nazi'A proposed Israeli bill would make it illegal to use the word “Nazi.”
Missing Nazi Diary Transferred to D.C. Museum Federal officials have transferred about 400 handwritten pages from the wartime diary of a key Nazi adviser to Adolf Hitler to U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.
AP IMPACT: US Limbo For Nazi Suspects Ordered Out
Shock Lingers After Nazi Unit Leader Found In US The revelation that a former commander of a Nazi SS-led military unit has lived quietly in Minneapolis for the past six decades came as a shock to those who know 94-year-old Michael Karkoc. World War II survivors in both the U.S. and Europe harshly condemned the news and prosecutors in Poland have said they'll investigate.
Top Nazi Commander Secretly Living in U.S. Since WWIIA top commander of a Nazi SS-led unit accused of burning villages filled with women and children lied to American immigration officials and has been living in the U.S. since shortly after World War II.