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Holocaust Survivors To Receive Aid Through New Funding

Holocaust survivors in Maryland are getting much needed care and attention with the help of new funding. Pat Warren reports, the need for car for these elderly victims continues to increase.

12/18/2014

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Holocaust Museum Finds Site For Archive Facility

The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum has identified a site in suburban Maryland for a new, $40 million facility that will house its archives.

08/15/2014

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Holocaust Museum Opens UN Archive On WWII Crimes

From Adolf Hitler down to the petty bureaucrats who staffed the Nazi death camps, thousands of perpetrators of World War II war crimes were eventually written up in vast reams of investigative files — files that now, for the first time, can be viewed in their entirety by the public.

07/17/2014

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State Dept.: Md. Bill Threatens U.S. Talks With France On Holocaust Compensation

The Obama administration on Wednesday warned several state legislatures against initiatives that would punish the state-owned French railway company SNCF for carrying out Holocaust-era deportations to Nazi death and labor camps.

04/10/2014

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Holocaust Survivor Dies Before Maryland Reparations Hearing

A Holocaust survivor has died, days before giving testimony on a reparations bill. The bill says the state should enter into contracts with companies associated with the Holocaust only if reparations are made.

03/10/2014

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Nuremberg Transcript Donated To Holocaust Museum

A one-time U.S. Army reporter during World War II donated a never-before-published transcript of radio coverage of the Nuremberg war crimes trials of Nazi leaders to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum on Tuesday — 68 years to the day after he began reporting on the landmark military tribunal.

11/20/2013

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Holocaust Museum Marks Kristallnacht Anniversary

On Thursday, four Washington-area Holocaust survivors organized a gathering with German Ambassador Peter Ammon to mark the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht.

11/08/2013

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Holocaust Museum Most Powerful Artifact Returns Back To Poland

The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington is returning one of its most powerful artifacts to Poland: a wooden barracks that housed prisoners at the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp.

09/26/2013

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Bulgarian Honor Bid In DC Stirs Holocaust Debate

A request by the Bulgarian Embassy to name a Washington intersection after a favorite native son — a man credited with helping save the country’s Jewish population from deportation — has gotten tangled up in a broader debate about whether the nation is accurately accounting for the actions of its leaders during the Holocaust.

05/07/2013

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Holocaust Survivors, Veterans Gather At D.C. Museum

Elderly survivors of the Holocaust and the veterans who helped liberate them gathered for what could be their last big reunion Monday at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.

04/29/2013

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German-American Day Opens Foray To Carroll County

At 9 a.m., the wooden pews of McDaniel College’s Big Baker Chapel were quickly filling, as middle school and high school students streamed into the building.

10/17/2012

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Rep. Roscoe Bartlett Apologizes For Holocaust Remark

A Maryland congressman’s controversial comments are making national headlines and could affect one of the state’s tightest and most contentious races.

09/07/2012

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