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French leader visits gas chamber to honour Nazi camp victims

French, European leaders visit gas chamber to honour Jews, resistance fighters killed by Nazis
The Associated Press

PARIS - French President Francois Hollande urged vigilance against resurgent anti-Semitism and racism, as he visited a former gas chamber Sunday to honour Jews, Gypsies and French resistance fighters who died in the only Nazi concentration camp on French soil.

"The worst can still happen. Anti-Semitism and racism are still here," Hollande said at the Natzweiler-Struthof camp in Alsace, at a ceremony marking 70 years since the last Nazi camps were liberated by Allied troops in World War II.

Bruce Jenner: My brain is more female than male

Bruce Jenner tells Diane Sawyer he identifies as a woman, his brain is more female than male
David Bauder, The Associated Press

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner told the world that "for all intents and purposes, I am a woman" in an extraordinary television interview aired Friday about gender confusion he first felt as a youngster trying on his mother's and sister's dresses.

The 1976 decathlon champion, known better to a new generation as the patriarch of television's omnipresent Kardashian clan, took out his ponytail to let his long hair flow past his shoulders.

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