Omaha, NE – The chairman of an Israel university's Holocaust Studies program says only about 11-percent of Jewish children survived through World War Two.
Boaz Cohen spoke earlier this week at Creighton University. He's chair of the Holocaust Studies Program at Western Galilee University in Akko, Israel. Cohen's research focuses on the testimonies of Jewish children who survived the Holocaust. He says three-and-a-half million Jews were killed in 1942 during the Holocaust.
Omaha, NE – The process of verifying signatures submitted by the Mayor Suttle Recall Committee is underway.
Committee members turned in about 37,600 signatures Friday afternoon. Election Commissioner Dave Phipps says he and a staff of 20 are working to verify those signatures. That involves matching each signature against voter registration records. Each petition page has to be correctly signed and notarized as well.