Germany hands prison sentence to Holocaust-denying "Nazi grandma"

A notorious 87-year-old Holocaust denier dubbed the "Nazi grandma" by German media was sentenced to eight months in prison Friday on charges of sedition relating to her claim that Auschwitz was never used for the mass extermination of Jews.

Human bones found near Nazi-era research lab at Berlin university

Human bones have been found on a Berlin university campus near what was once the site of a Nazi-era institute conducting racial studies on concentration camp victims, a university spokesman said Thursday.

White nationalists have far more followers on Twitter than militant Islamists - report

White nationalists and self-identified Nazi sympathizers located mostly in the United States use Twitter with “relative impunity” and often have far more followers than militant Islamists, a study being released on Thursday found.

Sirens wail in Israel as thousands commemorate Holocaust in Auschwitz

Sirens wailed in Israel and thousands marched at the largest Nazi death camp in Europe Thursday, in remembrance of the 6 million Jews killed in the Holocaust.

Gov't condemns offensive chanting at Croatia-Israel friendly

The Croatian government issued a statement on Thursday condemning hate speech, offensive chanting and symbols and slogans of totalitarian regimes that had been used by Croatian fans at a friendly football match between Croatia and Israel.

Trial of former Nazi official hangs on decision over fitness to stand

The trial of a former Nazi official over his suspected involvement in the deaths of 3,681 people at the Auschwitz concentration camp is set to begin in Germany on Monday, with a decision expected on the 95-year-old's ability to stand trial.