Eighty-seven-year-old Johann Breyer was accused of being a Nazi “Death’s Head Guard” at Auschwitz II-Birkenau death camp. The camp is responsible for murdering more than 200,000 Jews during World War II.
The ruling Monday reverses a decision that denied bail to Johann Breyer of Philadelphia.
An elderly Nazi war crimes suspect will remain jailed in Philadelphia as part of a German criminal case after a U.S. judge denied him bail.
A man accused of serving as a Nazi guard at the Jewish death camp Auschwitz appears in federal court.
At the Klein Jewish Community Center in Northeast Philadelphia, seniors gather for activities and conversation. It’s where Rita Silberstein talked about a part of her past that she has in common with other survivors of the Holocaust.
Chris reviews Saturday Night Live’s parodies of undecided voter and Ann Romney, 60 Minutes interview with President Obama, recent presidential polls, and the story of an accused Nazi fighting deportation. He talks to Ray Didinger about Eagles crushing defeat in Arizona, Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup, Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel, and Steve Moore from the Wall Street Journal.
Germany has launched a war crimes investigation against an 87-year-old Philadelphia man it accuses of serving as an SS guard at the Auschwitz death camp.
Michael Herskovitz does not remember everything about his teenage years, but he will never forget the day Nazis forced him from his Czechoslovakia home early one Saturday morning in 1944.
A New Jersey couple who gave their three children Nazi-inspired names is due in court Monday to try to regain custody of their newborn.