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50 Migrants Dead in Truck in Europe [VIDEO]

The bodies of as many as 50 people believed to be migrants were found in a truck on the side of a highway in Austria early Thursday. The driver was nowhere to be found, but the vehicle had a Hungarian license plate. The gruesome discovery comes on the heels of record numbers of migrants attempting…

Ex-Nazis Got Millions in Social Security

Dozens of suspected Nazi war criminals and SS guards collected millions of dollars in U.S. Social Security benefits after being forced out of the United States, an Associated Press investigation has found. The payments, which were underwritten by American taxpayers, flowed through a legal loophole that gave the Justice Department leverage to persuade Nazi suspects…

5,300-year-old ร–tzi the Iceman has living relatives

Scientists say that there are at least 19 genetic relatives of ร–tzi the Iceman currently living in Austriaโ€™s Tyrol region. ร–tziโ€™s frozen 5,300-year-old body was found in the Italian Alps in 1991. The 19 genetic matches to ร–tzi were found by examining DNA records of 3,700 Austrian blood donors. The Austrian researchers have not yet…