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Warsaw Uprising

What Poland's Jewish History Museum Can Teach Us

José M. Faraldo | Posted 12.11.2014 | Religion
José M. Faraldo

Whereas the North American Holocaust museum deals with the immense crimes perpetrated by the Nazis, the Warsaw museum is focused most of all on of Jewish life.

Out of the P.O.W. Camp But Still Imprisoned

Julian Kulski | Posted 11.04.2014 | Books
Julian Kulski

Recovery can be a slow process. There are also some things that are just too big to forget. There are some things you won't want to forget. And there are some things you simply can't forget. Millions of soldiers have fought, and many have died, but those who are still struggling to live should know they are not alone, and help is possible.

Warsaw Has Lots of Apples -- and Candles

Michael Winship | Posted 12.10.2014 | Politics
Michael Winship

People in Poland are eating apples these days. Lots of apples. Here in Warsaw, they're pressed into your hands at a street festival, or baked into piles of pies and cakes. You see them everywhere. It's an act of defiance.

Poland Marks Anniversary Of Warsaw Uprising

AP | MONIKA SCISLOWSKA | Posted 10.01.2014 | World

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Sirens let out a long and mournful wail and people and traffic stood still on the streets of Warsaw on Friday as Poland commem...

Haunting Memories Remain 70 Years After The Warsaw Uprising

AP | MONIKA SCISLOWSKA | Posted 07.31.2014 | World

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Kazimierz Mikos ran down a Warsaw street, zig-zagging to avoid the bullets that whizzed past him. As the 14-year-old ran for h...

Nazi Unit Leader's Minneapolis Life Prompts Massive Shock

AP | PATRICK CONDON and AMY FORLITI | Posted 08.14.2013 | World

MINNEAPOLIS — The revelation Friday that a former commander of a Nazi SS-led military unit has lived quietly in Minneapolis for the past six dec...

94-Year-Old Minnesota Man Tied To World War II Atrocities

AP | DAVID RISING, RANDY HERSCHAFT and MONIKA SCISLOWSKA | Posted 08.14.2013 | World

BERLIN — A top commander of a Nazi SS-led unit accused of burning villages filled with women and children lied to American immigration officials...

Madonna's Poland Show Will Start With Special Tribute

AP | Posted 07.18.2012 | Entertainment

WARSAW, Poland -- Organizers of a Madonna concert in the Polish capital have agreed to a request from city officials to start the show with a brief cl...