Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

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Andrew Kramer
April 27, 2019 - 7:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio ) – It's an effort to end gun violence, two dozen bikers are currently pedaling 600 miles in hopes to getting gun laws in the country changed to prevent shootings like the one today in San Diego for example. "It was great, we always get a really nice welcome in...
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People line both sides of the street as they gather outside the Tree of Life Synagogue for a service on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, in Pittsburgh.
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November 05, 2018 - 4:45 pm
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Social media platform Gab, where the suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre spewed anti-Semitic messages, is back online roughly one week after domain registrar GoDaddy and other internet services dropped the site. Gab returned on Sunday after a Seattle-based company...
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David Madden
November 02, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Last week’s slaughter inside a synagogue in Pittsburgh has renewed the efforts of those, particularly in the Jewish community, to increase government funding for security in non-public schools, regardless of religious affiliation. Pennsylvania has budgeted $50 million...
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Hadas Kuznits
November 02, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's been one week since the deadliest attack on Jews in American history. But how do you speak with your children about the Pittsburgh synagogue rampage? Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer, whole community engagement director of Jewish Learning Venture, said the shooting has...
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Community members light candles while coming together during a vigil for the shooting victims killed inside the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh on Monday, October 29, 2018 at Capitol Park in downtown Detroit.
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Melony Roy
November 01, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In wake of the massacre that claimed the lives of 11 worshipers in a Pittsburgh, a new social media campaign is urging communities to flock to synagogues this weekend for Shabbat. The American Jewish Committee (AJC) has been pushing the hashtag #ShowUpForShabbat...
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Pallbearers carry the casket of Joyce Fienberg from the Beth Shalom Synagogue following a funeral service in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018.
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October 31, 2018 - 2:11 pm
By Maryclaire Dale and Allen G. Breed, Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) — The suspect in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday, four days after 11 people were killed and six wounded in the deadliest attack on Jews in American history. The indictment, which...
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Kim Glovas
October 30, 2018 - 3:43 pm
WARMINSTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Warminster Township Police are looking for whoever spray-painted a swastika inside the fenced-in Shenandoah Woods. The area is owned by the Navy and has been cordoned off for a decade. Jason Croley, vice chair of the Warminster Township Board of Supervisors, said...
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Kristin Wessell, right, hands a bouquet of flowers to Marianne Novy on Murray Avenue in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Monday, Oct. 29, 2018.
AP Photo/Allen G. Breed
October 30, 2018 - 7:52 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — To Marianne Novy, President Donald Trump isn't wanted "unless he really changes his ways." For David Dvir, politics should take a pause for grief: "It's our president, and we need to welcome him." Trump is called upon to step into the role of national consoler after the worst...
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Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
October 28, 2018 - 8:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Vigils remembering the victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre were held all throughout the country Sunday, including some in our area. Rodeph Shalom Synagogue, on North Broad Street, was packed to the brim for an interfaith vigil organized in part by Rabbi...
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Kim Glovas
October 27, 2018 - 11:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Haverford woman was shaken after she learned that her former synagogue was the location of a deadly mass shooting Saturday. Before she moved, Rachel Spigler was a member of the Tree of Life synagogue from 2011 to 2013, and says she has nothing but fond memories of...
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