Poland

Fans in Poland gift a car to Tom Hanks; Actor restores, returns it for charity auction

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The 1960's era two-door sedan was in need of repair when Hanks received itRead more

WATCH: Skyscraper fire in Warsaw

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Polish firefighters worked to put out a huge blaze that broke out on the upper floors of a high-rise building under construction in downtown Warsaw.Read more

Auschwitz Museum protests death camp images on skirts, bags

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The Auschwitz Memorial and Museum has complained to an e-commerce site that was selling miniskirts, tote bags and other items printed with photos of the former Nazi...Read more


Creepy cargo: Philippines seizes 757 tarantulas from Poland

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Philippine customs officials were astonished when they opened nicely gift-wrapped boxes of cookies and oatmeal flown in all the way from Poland and found a hair-raising...Read more

Rare albino penguin makes its debut at zoo in Poland

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An extremely rare albino penguin has made its debut at Gdansk Zoo in northern Poland.Read more

Auschwitz survivors pay homage as world remembers Holocaust

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The world marked International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Sunday amid a revival of hate-inspired violence and signs that younger generations know less and less about...Read more

Polish mayor dies after being stabbed in heart at age 53

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The popular liberal mayor of the Polish port city of Gdansk died on Monday after he was stabbed during a charity event the previous evening by an ex-convict who stormed...Read more

Poland: Fire kills 5 girls locked in home-based escape room

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A faulty heating system appeared to have caused a fire at a house in northern Poland where five teenage girls died while locked inside a recreational escape room that...Read more

Light at the end of the tunnel for UN climate talks

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Officials from almost 200 countries are working out their differences after two weeks of U.N. climate talks in Poland.Read more


A sticky mess: liquid chocolate spills onto Polish highway

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The chocolate covered six lanes of a motorway, blocking traffic in both directions.Read more

Israeli, Polish presidents join Holocaust remembrance march

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The presidents of Israel and Poland joined thousands of others Thursday for a Holocaust remembrance event at the former Nazi death camps of Auschwitz and Birkenau,...Read more