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Court blocks 'Mein Kampf' excerpts from being publishedupdated: Thu Jan 26 2012 15:39:00

A civil court in Munich has blocked a British publisher's plans to print excerpts of Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf" in Germany later this month.

Hank Williams Jr. compares Obama, Hitlerupdated: Thu Oct 06 2011 12:01:00

ESPN pulls Hank Williams Jr.'s Monday Night Football song after Williams compared President Obama to Hitler on Fox News. Hank Williams Jr. Apologizes for 'Dumb Statement'updated: Wed Oct 05 2011 09:29:00

The singer says he's "very sorry" for comparing President Obama to Hitler

9/11 anniversary terror threatupdated: Sat Sep 10 2011 07:58:00

CNN's Susan Candiotti examines stepped-up security based on "credible" reports of a possible terror plot.

Pay attention to terror threatsupdated: Sat Sep 10 2011 07:58:00

There are many lessons to be learned from our experiences before and after 9/11. One lesson is that when you get a wake-up call...Wake Up! We received many wake-up calls from Osama bin Laden before 9/11.

Cutting social media no answer to flash mobsupdated: Fri Aug 19 2011 12:37:00

In the past, people seemed to require a massive "cue" to form a mob. The New York blackouts of the summer of 1977 resulted in citywide looting, not just because alarm systems were down, but because a whole lot of hot, angry, frustrated people had an excuse to act en masse. Likewise, the verdict on the Rodney King trial served as a spark, synchronizing simultaneous explosions of mob behavior in a dozen North American cities.

In economic turmoil, U.S. needs a leader like Churchillupdated: Mon Aug 08 2011 06:13:00

Before returning to the States this weekend, I and others in my family spent enthralled hours at the Churchill War Rooms in London, along with the new museum in his honor next door. Now, there was a leader! There was a man whose example shouts out to us now in our hour of trouble.

10 interesting numbers in U.S.updated: Tue May 31 2011 16:42:00

1. 2.3 milligrams of B1: The recommendation that won a war

Hitler card game maker faces German prosecutionupdated: Tue Feb 08 2011 06:45:00

Prosecutors in Germany have begun proceedings against a company that makes a card game featuring Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler, among others, they said Tuesday.

Rally delivers message with humorupdated: Mon Nov 01 2010 11:50:00

Comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert attempt to entertain and educate during "Rally to Restore Sanity/Fear."

Stewart rally's point -- don't divide usupdated: Mon Nov 01 2010 11:50:00

At the end of a bitter political season too often hijacked by the extremes, the Rally to Restore Sanity was a heartening reaffirmation of American humor, smarts and civility.

First Hitler exhibit opens in Germanyupdated: Fri Oct 15 2010 21:19:00

A groundbreaking exhibit opens in Germany that is intended to show Adolf Hitler's relationship with the German people.

Exhibit explores how Hitler taught a nation to hateupdated: Fri Oct 15 2010 21:19:00

Playing cards with images of Hitler. Toy fuhrers. And a lamp and church tapestry with swastikas emblazoned across the front.

Jon Stewart has the right ideaupdated: Wed Sep 22 2010 07:58:00

Are you tired of the extremes dominating the debate? Angry about hyperpartisans hijacking American politics? Well, Jon Stewart has a rally for you and me.

Hitler parody videos latest copyright fightupdated: Thu Apr 22 2010 12:06:00

One of the longer-lasting Internet memes in recent years has been the parody trend of the 2004 German film Der Untergang (also known as "Downfall").

Hitler sought 'cordial relations' with UKupdated: Tue Mar 23 2010 08:43:00

A letter written by Adolf Hitler in 1931 expressing hope for a "truly cordial relationship" between Britain and Germany was sold Tuesday, fetching £9,600 (about $14,400) at an auction.

What happened to Hitler's body?updated: Fri Dec 11 2009 01:25:00

New evidence that Adolf Hitler's remains were burned in 1970 and thrown in a river. CNN's Matthew Chance reports.

Official: KGB chief ordered Hitler's remains destroyedupdated: Fri Dec 11 2009 01:25:00

The remains of Adolf Hitler were burned in 1970 by Soviet KGB agents and thrown into a river in Germany on direct orders from the spy agency's chief, a top Russian security official said this week.

Russians insist skull fragment is Hitler'supdated: Thu Dec 10 2009 18:46:00

Nearly 65 years after his demise by his own hand in a bunker beneath the streets of Berlin, Adolf Hitler is still managing to cause controversy.

'New Jews' stake claim to faith, cultureupdated: Fri Oct 30 2009 17:20:00

When Moses came down from Mount Sinai about 3,300 years ago, he couldn't have seen these Jews coming.

Avlon: Extremism in danger of acceptanceupdated: Wed Oct 07 2009 14:55:00

We are witnessing a wingnut war break out in American politics, organized on the Internet and fought out in airwaves and in town halls, wingnuts firing their shots from the outer reaches and strafing the common sense center.

How can I make the voice in my head stop?updated: Tue Oct 06 2009 13:43:00

I am a 50-year-old male and have been experiencing a voice talking to me. I lost most of my central vision about 11 years ago from a virus and am legally blind. I was diagnosed with depression two years ago by my doctor and he put me on 20 mg of paroxetine a day. I have always been an antisocial person but even more so after losing most of my vision. For the last several months there has been a voice talking to me. It just carries on normal conversations and warns me of various things, remarks about the news, people, daily activities (don't eat that, eat this instead), stay away from this or that person because they are out to harm you, your neighbors are watching you, etc. What is happening to me? Can you give me some suggestions on how to make the voice stop? I would greatly appreciate any suggestions you can give me. Thank You

Tea party movement has anger, no dominant leadersupdated: Sat Sep 12 2009 21:48:00

From the stage, Deborah Johns is the angry conscience of the tea party movement.

Review: 'Basterds' is quite gloriousupdated: Fri Aug 21 2009 11:06:00

When the British comedian Spike Milligan wrote a memoir about his experiences during World War II, he called it "Adolf Hitler: My Part in His Downfall."

'Basterds' a bunch of Nazi-killersupdated: Fri Aug 21 2009 11:06:00

"Inglourious Basterds," Quentin Tarantino's new film about Nazi-killers starring Brad Pitt premieres in Hollywood. John Rolfe: Ultimate sports funeral, more odd itemsupdated: Thu Jul 09 2009 09:23:00

Quite the send-off for the late Michael Jackson in L.A. the other day, and it made this space wonder if there's an athlete who would generate a similar arena-sized event replete with 20,000 celebrity-studded mourners and performers, condolences from world leaders, a touching tribute from Ron Artest, a gold-plated casket, a 32-Rolls Royce motorcade with police escort on a closed freeway, a gold-covered commemorative program, scalpers hawking tickets for upwards of $1,000 a pop (a few enterprising souls briefly shot for $25,000), grief-stricken fans pouring in from all corners of the globe, and the rest of the planet re-enacting The Day The Earth Stood Still.

Jews dismiss F1 boss's apology for praising Hitlerupdated: Wed Jul 08 2009 09:45:00

Jewish groups on Wednesday rejected as inadequate an apology by Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone for remarks in which he praised German Nazi leader Adolf Hitler.

Joan Rivers: I stand behind Hitler commentupdated: Tue May 12 2009 10:54:00

Comedian Joan Rivers and real estate mogul Donald Trump -- that's a twosome never known for mincing their words.

LKL: Trump and Riversupdated: Tue May 12 2009 10:54:00

Larry talks with Donald Trump and Joan Rivers about why Joan was chosen as the winner of "Celebrity Apprentice."

Hitler paintings auctioned offupdated: Thu Apr 23 2009 21:05:00

CNN's Atika Shubert reports from Ludlow, England, where Adolf Hitler's watercolors are being auctioned.

Hitler's art attracts big sale pricesupdated: Thu Apr 23 2009 21:05:00

A painting by Adolf Hitler sold for almost $15,000 Thursday -- more than six times as much as expected.

Superheroes rise in tough timesupdated: Fri Mar 20 2009 07:22:00

America faces an economic calamity. Trouble brews in faraway lands.

Roots of superheroesupdated: Fri Mar 20 2009 07:22:00

Today's superheroes originated during tough times -- the '30s and '40s. CNN's Douglas Hyde looks at a new exhibit.

Big-budget movies set to compete in holiday box officeupdated: Thu Dec 25 2008 10:57:00

Thursday brings one of the biggest slates of Hollywood entertainment to open on Christmas Day in many years.

'An honor system'updated: Wed Dec 10 2008 12:37:00

CNN's Christiane Amanpour discusses the U.N. Genocide Convention with New Republic Literary Editor Leon Wieseltier.

They killed their neighbors: genocide's foot soldiersupdated: Wed Dec 10 2008 12:36:00

Adolf Hitler, Pol Pot, Slobodan Milosevic. They are household names, infamous for masterminding genocide. But who were the foot soldiers who did the dirty work? Joerg Haider's Troubled Legacyupdated: Sat Oct 11 2008 10:00:00

Rightist Joerg Haider's, dead in a car crash, marshaled anti-immigrant sentiment, nationalism and even a bit of Nazi sympathy to change Austrian politics forever Should Mein Kampf Be Un-Banned?updated: Wed Aug 13 2008 09:00:00

A debate about Adolf Hitler's notorious tract has split historians in his homeland Valkyrie Is No Dud, Says Tom Cruise Costarupdated: Thu Jul 31 2008 13:58:00

Bill Nighy jokes that the Hitler film is a great date movie

Olympic memories: Owens at Berlinupdated: Tue Jul 08 2008 23:31:00

In the history of the modern Olympics few, if any, performances have captured the popular imagination in quite the same way as that of American Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games.

Beheaded Hitler waxwork will be restoredupdated: Mon Jul 07 2008 09:54:00

Madame Tussauds says it will repair the wax figure of Adolf Hitler beheaded by a visitor over the weekend and return it to its Berlin exhibition space as soon as possible.

Man decapitates wax Hitlerupdated: Mon Jul 07 2008 09:54:00

CNN's Diana Magnay reports on the beheading of a wax Adolf Hitler in Berlin, Germany's, Madame Tussauds.

Jesse Owensupdated: Mon Jul 07 2008 03:30:00

African American Jesse Owens remains the most iconic Olympian of them all.

Man beheads Hitler waxworkupdated: Sat Jul 05 2008 21:03:00

A man raced into Berlin's Madame Tussauds wax museum Saturday and ripped the head off a waxwork of Adolf Hitler, police said. How Hitler Would Have Rebuilt Berlin updated: Mon Mar 24 2008 13:35:00

A new exhibit shows the plans that Hitler, along with his trusted architect Albert Speer, had made to turn Berlin into a capital for the new Germania A timeline of performance-enhancing drugs in sportsupdated: Tue Mar 11 2008 15:14:00

1886 Twenty-four-year-old Welsh cyclist Arthur Linton dies during a race from Bordeaux to Paris; though the cause of death is reported as typhoid fever, he is believed to have taken trimethyl, a stimulant.

Files: Astrologer used in WWIIupdated: Tue Mar 04 2008 15:54:00

ITN's Elodie Harper reports on recently released files that reveal British security services hired an astrologer to try to defeat Adolf Hitler.

Treasure hunters dig for Hitler's goldupdated: Wed Feb 27 2008 14:31:00

Digging has resumed at a site in the southeastern German town of Deutschneudorf, where treasure hunters believe there are almost 2 tons of Nazi gold and possibly clues to the whereabouts of the legendary Amber Room, a prize taken from a Russian castle during World War II.

Hitler, Frankenstein battle for votes in Indiaupdated: Mon Feb 25 2008 22:12:00

Think Barack Hussein Obama has it rough campaigning for president with a name like that? The Illinois senator has nothing on Frankenstein Momin. Or Billy Kid Sangma. Or Adolf Lu Hitler Marak. The Counterfeiters Lauds Real Human Willupdated: Fri Feb 22 2008 11:40:00

What is the best form of resistance when the world around you is corrupts? The Oscar-nominated film The Counterfeiters argues that survival trumps all. Will Smith Explains Hitler Quoteupdated: Thu Dec 27 2007 13:42:00

After this week's firestorm over Will Smith's remarks on Hitler, which he explains were taken out of context, the Anti-Defamation League has welcomed and accepted his clarifying statement.

Albums cataloging Nazi-looted art presented to National Archivesupdated: Thu Nov 01 2007 22:35:00

The discovery of two albums detailing stolen French art that the Nazis were to take to Germany for Adolf Hitler's personal collection was announced Thursday at the National Archives.

Fortune: Ask Bing: Am I trapped at 45?updated: Wed Oct 10 2007 15:45:00

I could use your insight -- I rode the telecom wave on the technical side, going from grunt to seasoned analyst with plum assignments, huddles with executives and regular travel to some cool places. I even made it to the adminisphere, but only briefly as that particular outfit folded not long after I arrived. Then the rest of the sector caved and it was every man for himself to the lifeboats, for any job available. Tom Cruise Breaks Silence Over German Filmupdated: Sat Sep 01 2007 11:43:00

Tom Cruise has broken his silence and is defending his controversial role as the German colonel famous for a failed attempt to kill Adolf Hitler.

Nazi-era games up for auctionupdated: Thu Aug 23 2007 06:57:00

Nazi-era games up for auction

Nazi board games to be sold in UKupdated: Thu Aug 23 2007 06:57:00

An auction house in England plans to sell board games that German children played during World War II, winning points by destroying British cities and ships.

Rabbi sees reflections of Hitler in Darfurupdated: Tue Apr 03 2007 18:49:00

As Rabbi Marvin Hier scans the world, he sees a need for remembrance and a call for action.

Hitler-era race car could fetch $12 millionupdated: Tue Jan 30 2007 09:55:00

A rare 1939 German race car, expected to command the highest price ever paid for any automobile at auction, will hit the block in Paris in February.

Hitler race car could fetch $12 millionupdated: Mon Dec 04 2006 16:08:00

A rare 1939 German race car commissioned by Adolf Hitler is expected to command the highest price ever paid for any automobile at auction, according to Christie's, which will conduct the auction in Paris in February 2007.

Educators divided over what to learn from 9/11updated: Fri Sep 08 2006 09:48:00

When American history teacher Stephen Conrad taught a one-day lesson on the first anniversary of the September 11, 2001, attacks, his students wanted to share personal stories. Five years later, he finds the connection is fading.

Tyrrell: Hollywood's blind spotupdated: Thu Mar 09 2006 11:06:00

Darn, I missed the Oscars again. I adore gory spectacles. If cockfights were legal I would be there. Even bear-baiting would not be too gruesome for me. Yet somehow I always miss Oscar night.

R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr.: Cartoon nonsenseupdated: Fri Feb 10 2006 14:55:00

Contemplate this: A Danish newspaper in September publishes some cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad. Four months later Muslims, mostly Arab, get wind of this event and riot, burning Danish flags and attacking embassies, mostly Danish, but thus far also an Austrian Embassy. Apparently geography is one of the many subjects not studied very attentively in Arab schools. At any rate, as the riots intensify local governments can apparently do nothing. Most of these governments, for instance the Syrian, are famously repressive. Yet in this instance they are impotent against the dirty-necked galoots burning flags and howling in the streets of their cities. Some of the governments issue diplomatic demands to the Danish government.

Bush's growing credibility gapupdated: Mon Oct 17 2005 13:14:00

In what the White House promoted as "a major speech," President George W. Bush compared the struggle against terrorism to the Cold War, "Islamo-fascism" to communism and the fugitive cave-dweller Osama bin Laden to Adolf Hitler.

Signed Hitler book fetches $43,000updated: Wed Jun 15 2005 03:34:00

A first edition of Adolf Hitler's "Mein Kampf," signed by the author, has been sold for £23,800 ($43,000).

Ken Livingstone statement in fullupdated: Tue Feb 22 2005 05:42:00

London Mayor Ken Livingstone says he will not apologize or express regret for likening a Jewish reporter to a Nazi "concentration camp guard." The following is the full text of his statement:

Hitler a tax dodger, says expertupdated: Fri Dec 17 2004 07:33:00

Adolf Hitler spent years evading taxes and owed German authorities 405,000 Reichsmarks -- equivalent to $8 million today -- by the time his tax debts were forgiven soon after he took power, a researcher says.

10 Questions for Jon Stewartupdated: Mon Sep 20 2004 15:02:00

He was just supposed to be a mildly funny talking head on basic cable.

Owens at Berlinupdated: Thu Jun 03 2004 06:51:00

In the history of the modern Olympics few, if any, performances have captured the popular imagination in quite the same way as that of American Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Games.

The deadly medicine of the Holocaustupdated: Fri Apr 23 2004 17:47:00

In the infancy of a wicked regime, the very first year of Adolf Hitler's dictatorship, the new German chancellor signed a chilling mandate: the law for the prevention of genetically diseased offspring.

Fortune: The Stuff Of Life Some lives, good or bad, can be distilled to a single object. The artifacts here represent a updated: Mon Nov 22 1999 00:01:00

Chaplin, Lindbergh, and Sigmund Freud

Fortune: And Perhaps a Furby to Go With Your Fuhrer?updated: Mon May 10 1999 00:01:00

One man's synergy is another man's mirth. To boost its new auction business, has introduced a feature on its Website that suggests auction items whenever you search for a book, CD, or an...

Fortune: SONY'S VIEW OF HITLER'S BUNKERupdated: Mon Dec 02 1991 00:01:00

Sony, which laid down $60 million for a seven-acre parcel of wasteland near where the Berlin Wall used to stand -- and not far from the site of Hitler's bunker -- is unhappy with the city of Berlin...

Fortune: HOW BUSH DECIDED He sees Saddam Hussein as another Hitler. Once the President concluded economic sanctions wouldn't work -- and updated: Mon Feb 11 1991 00:01:00

HE WAS NOT LOOKING for this kind of ''defining moment'' to mark his presidency. But now that war has arrived, future historians are sure to agree on one thing: The world's response to the conflict ...

Fortune: The conservative view of alcoholism, Freud meets Jesse Jackson, insanity on the ropes. JESSE ON THE COUCHupdated: Mon Sep 26 1988 00:01:00

We turn now to a fascinating and strangely unanalyzed moment in recent history. It is Wednesday, August 17. President Zia of Pakistan has just died in a plane crash. Senator Quayle of Indiana has b...

Fortune: THE GERMANS SURVIVORS OF TUMULTUOUS TIMESupdated: Mon Oct 12 1987 00:01:00

The extraordinary talents required to build wealth of billions are the same in Germany as elsewhere. But preserving family money through decades of hyper- inflation, fascism, and defeat in two worl...

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