New York mayor marching in St. Pat’s parade after gay rights uproar

New York City’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade turns fashionable Fifth Avenue green on Thursday, and Mayor Bill de Blasio will end his two-year boycott over gay rights and march in the world’s largest Irish heritage celebration. After parade organizers agreed to allow a second lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender group to march under its … Read more New York mayor marching in St. Pat’s parade after gay rights uproar

Germany’s top Nazi hunter to keep up chase for another decade

Undeterred by dwindling numbers of living suspects, Germany’s top Nazi hunter is determined to keep tracking down criminals involved in Hitler’s murder machine for another decade. As a handful of new Auschwitz-related trials get underway, Jens Rommel says his work is getting more difficult every year and yields only modest results. But it still matters. … Read more Germany’s top Nazi hunter to keep up chase for another decade