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  • Sanford C. Sigoloff dies at 80; corporate turnaround expert

    Sanford C. Sigoloff dies at 80; corporate turnaround expert
    Corporate turnaround expert Sanford C. Sigoloff, credited with leading ailing companies such as Wickes Cos. out of bankruptcy but criticized by many as a tough-as-nails boss, has died. He was 80. Sigoloff died of complications from pneumonia Saturday...
  • Jack Tramiel dies at 83; founder of Commodore computers

    Jack Tramiel dies at 83; founder of Commodore computers
    Jack Tramiel, the tough and aggressive Commodore International founder who brought millions of people into the world of personal computers in the late 1970s and early '80s with his low-cost PCs, has died. He was 83. Tramiel, who lived in Monte Sereno,...
  • Holocaust museum launches Memory Project

     
    The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Ancestry.com¬†announced Tuesday the launch of the World Memory Project,¬†www.WorldMemoryProject.org, which will recruit the public to help to build the world’s largest online resource for information...
  • Monster Mash: Holocaust Museum gets big gift; Wallis Annenberg and MOCA

     
    The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum said it has received its largest single gift ever -- $17.2 million from the estate of Eric F. Ross....
  • Think Again: Hypocrisy at its worst

    Think Again: Hypocrisy at its worst
    It’s a problem when the only news source that tells it like it is, with no holding back, is "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart." Watching the show is like a ritual of exposing the hypocrisy with the political leadership of our country. Republicans...
  • Convicted Nazi Criminal Demjanjuk Dies at 91

    Convicted Nazi Criminal Demjanjuk Dies at 91
    BERLIN (CNN) -- Former Nazi death camp guard and onetime Ohio autoworker John Demjanjuk has died in Germany, a police spokesman said Saturday. Demjanjuk, 91, was found guilty last May in a German court of assisting in mass murder as a guard at the...
  • Remembering the lessons of genocide

    Remembering the lessons of genocide
    Lessons of the Nazi genocide will be offered in three events next year by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Called the 2013 South Florida Speaker and Film Series, the events will be held in the Boca Raton area. First up on Jan. 9 will be...
  • The Darfur deception

    The Sept. 29 killing of 10 African Union peacekeepers in south Darfur by a splinter faction of one of the main anti-Sudanese government insurgent groups was shocking -- but especially so to those who have only followed the Darfur tragedy through the...
  • Professor Bolten: Two-Bush veteran

     
    by Mark Silva Josh Bolten, who served as chief of staff and budget director for former President George W. Bush, is bound for an ivy ivory tower: Bolten, who also happens to be a 1976 graduate of Princeton University, will......
  • Monster Mash: Seiji Ozawa ill; Holocaust museum shooter dies; new White House history center

     
    -- Leave of absence: Conductor Seiji Ozawa, 74, has canceled appearances over the next six months after being diagnosed with esophageal cancer. (Reuters) -- White supremacist: The 89-year-old man accused of opening fire at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial...
  • Holocaust survivor to speak at history center

     
    Holocaust survivor Morris Rosen will be the guest speaker next month at a brown-bag luncheon at the Orange County Regional History Center. In 1939, a young Rosen awoke in his home in Poland to the sounds of German forces flying in. His parents were sent...
  • King Herod's return

    AFTER 2,000 YEARS of indignity and ignominy, Herod the Great has finally gotten his revenge. During their revolt against Roman rule over Judea between AD 66 and 72, Jews who remembered King Herod as a Roman puppet smashed his sarcophagus, which had...