• shootings Feb 27, 2020

    A Look at Some Recent Deadly Mass Shootings in US

    A mass shooting at the Molson Coors Brewing Company headquarters in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the latest on a list of deadly shootings that have rocked the country. Here are some deadly mass shootings over the past few years.

  • attorney Nov 5, 2019

    Man Who Spoke of Hating Jews Held in Temple Bomb Plot: FBI

    A man who repeatedly espoused anti-Semitic views has been arrested in a plot to bomb a historic Colorado synagogue, federal officials said Monday. The co-conspirators in the plot turned out to be undercover agents, who arrested the man shortly before he planned to bomb the synagogue early Saturday morning, according to court documents.

  • attorney Nov 4, 2019

    FBI Says Colorado Man Arrested in Plot to Bomb Synagogue

    A man who repeatedly espoused anti-Semitic views has been arrested in a plot to bomb a historic Colorado synagogue, federal officials said Monday. The co-conspirators in the plot turned out to be undercover agents, who arrested the man shortly before he planned to bomb the synagogue early Sunday morning, according to court documents.

  • California Sep 1, 2019

    Some of the Most Recent Deadly US Mass Shootings

    Seven people were killed in a shooting Saturday in West Texas. Here is a look at some other mass shootings in recent years.

  • United States Aug 26, 2019

    Feds Seek Death Penalty in Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

    A man charged with killing 11 people in a Pittsburgh synagogue should face the death penalty if convicted, federal prosecutors said in a court filing Monday. The U.S. attorney’s office in Pittsburgh filed a notice of intent to seek the death penalty against 46-year-old Robert Bowers in last year’s attack. The government filing said justification for a death sentence included...

  • California Jul 29, 2019

    A Look at Recent Deadly Mass Shootings in US

    The mass shooting that left 3 dead and at least 11 injured at a garlic fesitval in Gilroy, California, is the latest in a list of deadly shootings that have rocked the country. Here are some deadly mass shootings over the past few years.

  • Florida Jul 9, 2019

    Most Attackers Made Threats Before Incident, Report Finds

    One-third of the attackers who terrorized schools, houses of worship or businesses nationwide last year had a history of serious domestic violence, two-thirds had mental health issues, and nearly all had made threatening or concerning communications that worried others before they struck, according to a U.S. Secret Service report on mass attacks. The Secret Service studied 27 incidents where a...

  • California Jun 1, 2019

    A Look at Recent Deadly Mass Shootings in US

    The mass shooting in Virginia Beach was the latest in a list of deadly shootings that have rocked the country. Here’s a list of some deadly mass shootings over the past few years.

  • California Apr 30, 2019

    Anti-Semitic Assaults in US Doubled in 2018, Anti-Defamation League Finds

    Violent attacks against the Jewish community in the United States doubled last year, while overall attacks that also include vandalism and harassment remained near record-high levels, the Anti-Defamation League reported Tuesday. The Jewish civil rights group released its annual census of anti-Semitic incidents three days after a gunman opened fire at a Southern California synagogue, killing a woman and wounding...

  • New York Apr 28, 2019

    Houses of Worship Become Targets of Violence on Holy Days

    A shooting at a Chabad synagogue near San Diego on Saturday, the last day of Passover, marks the latest tragedy in an increasingly dangerous trend of attacks on houses of worship during services where congregations are at their most vulnerable, NBC News reports. The attack on Chabad of Poway is the third of its kind in the last six weeks...

  • Donald Trump Apr 28, 2019

    Politicians Condemn Deadly Synagogue Shooting on Passover

    Politicians were among those who condemned the deadly attack at a synagogue near San Diego Saturday, on the last day of Passover. A 19-year-old gunman is suspected of killing one woman and injuring three others at Chabad of Poway in what the city’s mayor has said was a hate crime. “Coming just six months after the horrific mass shooting at...

  • California Feb 16, 2019

    A Look at Recent Deadly Mass Shootings in US

    The mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois, was the latest in a list of deadly shootings that have rocked the country. Here’s a list of deadly mass shootings over the past few years.

  • director Feb 14, 2019

    After Parkland, Students Fight for Their Rights — Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness

    After a teenaged gunman killed 17 students and adults in Parkland, Florida, Jai Patel helped to organize Jersey City, New Jersey’s, March for Our Lives, the demonstrations against gun violence that burst out across the country last year, spurred by the survivors of the Valentine’s Day shooting. The 19-year-old Patel said that the children who lived through the massacre at...

  • Facebook Nov 22, 2018

    Tragedy Survivors Reflect on Thanksgiving After Year of Loss

    Mass shootings, hurricanes, fires — for many people across the nation, 2018 was a year of loss unlike any other. As the quintessentially American holiday of Thanksgiving approaches, some will abandon traditions or choose not to mark the holiday at all. Others will celebrate new friendships forged in the wake of tragedy.

  • NBC Nov 14, 2018

    Amity Regional School District Responds to Student Concerns About Anti-Semitism

    The Amity Regional School District is responding to complaints of anti-Semitism and intolerant behavior after high school students and parents expressed outrage at school officials for not doing enough to address these issues during Monday night’s Board of Education meeting in Woodbridge.

  • Nov 13, 2018

    Amity High Students Complain of Anti-Semitic Incidents

    Amity High students told the Board of Education that they do not feel safe at school after a series of anti-Semitic incidents.

  • Facebook Nov 4, 2018

    Jewish Nurse: I Treated Mass Shooting Suspect Out of Love

    A Jewish nurse who treated the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect says that he saw confusion but not evil in the man’s eyes, and that his own actions stemmed from love. “I’m sure he had no idea I was Jewish,” registered nurse Ari Mahler wrote in a Facebook post Saturday about the shooting suspect, who was taken to Allegheny General Hospital...

  • Connecticut Nov 3, 2018

    Synagogues See Big Crowds as People of All Faiths #ShowUpforShabbat

    Jewish congregations throughout the country are holding Sabbath services Friday for the first time since the deadly shooting at a Pittsburgh synagogue last week, inviting people of all faiths to attend through a social media campaign to #ShowUpforShabbat and support the Jewish community.

  • New York Nov 2, 2018

    Congregations Attacked at Synagogue to Hold Joint Service

    The three congregations attacked at a Pittsburgh synagogue will gather for a joint service Saturday, while a prayer vigil is planned outside their desecrated worship space to mark the time the massacre began one week earlier. Meanwhile, Friday brought the end of a wrenching series of funerals as the oldest victim, 97-year-old Rose Mallinger, was laid to rest.

  • Connecticut Nov 1, 2018

    Southeastern CT Synagogues Encourage People to #ShowUpForShabbat

    Jewish leaders across the country are not allowing their communities to live in fear. Instead, ahead of the first Sabbath after the massacre in Pittsburgh, they’re encouraging people of all faiths to Show Up for Shabbat in solidarity with Pittsburgh’s Jewish community.

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