The tower used 450,000 Lego bricks
Csatary was named chief of an internment camp at a Kosice brick factory from where 12,000 Jews were deported to Auschwitz and other Nazi death camps
Police say the garlic apparently came from Spain and estimate its value at $37,500
Hungary’s president Pal Schmitt resigns, university revokes doctorate, in plagiarism scandal
Prime Minister blames the rush of foreign money that came in after his country joined the E.U. for its problems.
Swedish diplomat who rescued thousands of Jews from Nazis disappeared after being arrested by Reds
Statue depicts Jobs with all his trademark characteristics – a mock turtleneck, jeans and sneakers, round glasses and well-trimmed stubble
EU states giving up crucial powers over their own budgets in an attempt to overcome a crippling debt crisis
The drafting of Hungary’s new constitution presents a rare opportunity for lovers of liberty.
The U.S.-China relationship is far more strained than the frequency of high-level meetings between the two countries’ leaders would suggest.
State radio and television now must run a party’s election advertisement that refers to “gypsy criminals”
America’s already huge defense budget continues to grow. Counting the costs of the missions in Iraq and Afghanistan, the U.S. spends nearly as much on the military as the rest of the world combined
Dear God in ... the field? - Daily Mail
Face of Jesus seen from the heavens on Google Earth
Germany will cut welfare benefits, introduce new taxes and shed government jobs to save as much as 80 billion euros, or $96 billion, through 2014; The 16 nations that use the euro will lay out plans to cut public spending as they try to convince jittery markets that no more countries will need bailouts
Hungarian victims of Holocaust sue nation’s railway - Chicago Tribune
nearly seven decades later, a Northwestern University law professor has filed an unusual lawsuit on behalf of Hungarian Holocaust survivors such as Brown as well as the heirs of those who died. The suit, which seeks class-action status, targets the Hungarian State Railways for transporting hundreds of thousands of Jews to their deaths
"The fall of the [Soviet] empire," former Czech president Vaclav Havel wrote, "is an event on the same scale of historical importance as the fall of the Roman Empire." It is true that Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev repudiated the Brezhnev Doctrine–that the Soviet Union will use force if necessary to ensure