An Austrian panel today rejected a claim for a Johannes Vermeer painting by the heirs of a man who sold it to Adolf Hitler , saying there was no evidence the sale was forced or that the seller was persecuted.
Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist, the last surviving member of the German resistance group that tried unsuccessfully to kill Adolf Hitler, has died. He was 90.
"Everybody knows he was good at the beginning, but he just went too far."
- Adolf Hitler on Apr 27, 2014