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Gene J. Puskar/AP
November 04, 2018 - 2:05 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — 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...
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November 04, 2018 - 11:24 am
Kevyn Perkins stopped cold when he saw the letters scrawled on the door to his dorm: "N----- go back" it said, inked in messy red marker. First he was blinded by confusion. Then rage. And then all he could think about was dropping out, finding a new school, escaping for good. "I thought maybe I don...
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Mourners watch as the hearse carrying the casket of Richard Gottfried leaves the Ralph Schugar Funeral home in Pittsburgh following a memorial service Nov. 1, 2018.
AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar
November 02, 2018 - 11:28 am
By Maryclaire Dale, Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) — A 97-year-old woman who was the oldest victim of the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre will be laid to rest at the end of a wrenching, weeklong series of funerals. Rose Mallinger's funeral was scheduled for Friday. She was among 11 victims gunned...
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A casket is carried out of Rodef Shalom Congregation after the funeral services for brothers Cecil and David Rosenthal, Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, in Pittsburgh.
AP Photo/Matt Rourke
October 31, 2018 - 9:05 am
By Maryclaire Dale and Allen G. Breed, Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) — Members of Pittsburgh's grief-stricken Jewish community endured another round of funerals Wednesday for victims of the synagogue massacre, a day after President Donald Trump encountered hundreds of protesters when he came to...
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A vigil for victims of the Tree of Life Synagogue shooting.
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Justin Udo
October 29, 2018 - 5:54 pm
PITTSBURGH (KYW Newsradio) — When Dr. Jerry Rabinowitz was gunned down at the Tree of Life Synagogue in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh Saturday, his congregation lost someone who was a staple of their community. "He would do sermons, he would be passing out the books coming into the...
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A memorial on the sidewalk on Wilkins Avenue near the Tree of Life Synagogue.
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John McDevitt
October 29, 2018 - 5:21 pm
PITTSBURGH (KYW Newsradio) — As the investigation continues, the streets near the Tree of Life Synagogue remain closed to the public in Pittsburgh following the deadly shooting that left 11 dead. It's a Jewish tradition to place a stone on top of a grave marker to honor those who have died. So when...
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Dan Gelber, left, sister Judy Gelber and wife Joan Silverstein close their eyes in prayer as members of the Beth Sholom synagogue in Miami Beach, Fla. gathered on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018 for a "Time to Grieve."
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Tim Jimenez
October 29, 2018 - 7:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The mass shooting in Pittsburgh on Saturday was the deadliest attack on American Jews in history, and the Anti-Defamation League says it came during a time when anti-Semitic behavior has been on the rise. The ADL says there was a 57 percent jump in anti-Semitic...
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In this Oct. 2, 2017 file photo, a woman sits on a curb at the scene of a shooting outside a music festival on the Las Vegas Strip. It took 11 minutes for the gunman in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history to kill 58 people.
AP Photo/John Locher, File
October 01, 2018 - 8:44 am
By Ken Ritter, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) — It has been a year since the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, and a woman set to talk at a sunrise ceremony commemorating the lives lost says that although hearts are still healing, she hopes people can move forward from the enormous...
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In this Sept. 25, 2018, photo, people look at a display of wooden crosses and a Star of David on display at the Clark County Government Center in Las Vegas.
AP Photo/John Locher
September 30, 2018 - 2:21 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A small bouquet of dried flowers was wedged inside the padlock on Gate 5 of the killing ground that was the Route 91 Harvest Festival one recent day, the only visible reminder that it was the site of the worst mass shooting in modern American history. A peek inside the chain-link...
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