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WATCH: World’s Thinnest House Opens in Poland

We’ve heard of micro-apartments in New York and San Francisco, but one tiny house in Poland may have trumped them all. Wedged in an alleyway between two...

WATCH: World’s Largest Lasagna Made in Poland

If you ever have trouble cooking your lasagna all the way through, maybe you should take a cooking class from chef Giancarlo Russo, part of a team that set the...

Euro 2012: Sonic Cannons and Testicle-Seeking Dogs

Beware, soccer hooligans: if you want to make trouble in Krakow, Poland, you may want to think twice. Amid plenty of worries about rowdy soccer fans in the runup...

Did Poles Profit Off Jews During the Holocaust?

At first glance, it seems like an ordinary, innocent photograph: a group of Polish peasants holding shovels in a field on a sunny day. But look closer and you...

Russia-Poland Tensions Rise with Crash Report

It looked at first like the chance of a lifetime, if not a millennium. On April 10, when Polish President Lech Kaczynski and his entourage died in a plane crash...

Moderate's Win May Speed Economic Reform in Poland

It's official: Poland's centrist candidate Bronislaw Komorowski just won the country's presidential election, beating the twin brother of the late incumbent,...

The Hamas Assassination: A Polish Connection?

As in a tightly plotted thriller, the web of suspicion surrounding the assassination of the Hamas commander Mahmoud Al-Mabhouh in Dubai in January continues to...

Poland's Mourning After

When the Polish Air Force Tupolev 154 crashed near the airport of the Russian city of Smolensk on April 10, it added a layer of modern calamity to a historic...

Poland Mourns a Devastating Plane Crash

Poland has launched a week of national mourning, following the devastating plane crash in Russia that killed Polish President Lech Kaczynski and his wife as well...

From Tragedy, Hope

For decades the word katyn, for the Poles, has stood for an unspeakable crime as well as tragedy. Henceforth, it will stand also for an additional national...