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John Feit, 83, is shown in this Maricopa County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) photo tweeted after his arrest in Arizona on February 9, 2016. Feit, a former Catholic priest has been charged with a murder more than half a century ago where he is suspected of beating, raping and killing a 25-year-old beauty queen in south Texas shortly after taking her last confession, authorities said on February 10, 2016. REUTERS/MCSO/Handout via Reuters

Former priest charged in 1960 rape, murder

DALLAS - A former Catholic priest has been charged in a 55-year-old murder case in which he is suspected of beating and raping a beauty queen in south Texas shortly after taking her last confession, authorities said on Wednesday.

Former SS guard at the Auschwitz death camp Reinhold Hanning, 94, arrives for his trial in Detmold, Germany, on Feb. 11, 2016. Hanning faces trial for 170,000 counts of accessory to murder, the first of up to four cases being brought to court this year in an 11th-hour push by German prosecutors to punish Nazi war crimes. (Bernd Thissen/Pool Photo via AP)

Former Auschwitz guard, 94, goes on trial

A 94-year-old former guard at Auschwitz lowered his eyes as he arrived at a German court on Thursday to be tried as an accessory to the murder of at least 170,000 people in what is likely to be one of the last few Nazi war crimes trials.

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