Pittsburgh

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October 30, 2018 - 7:14 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — One stone and one white rosebud for each victim. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump paid solemn tribute Tuesday to each of the 11 people slain in the worst instance of anti-Semitic violence in American history. As the Trumps placed their remembrances outside the...
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Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
October 30, 2018 - 5:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An interfaith group of religious leaders came together for a press conference Tuesday to denounce the mass shooting inside a Pittsburgh synagogue and President Donald Trump's latest attack on undocumented immigrants. They said a prayer of mourning, at Friends Center...
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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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A person pauses in front of Stars of David with the names of those killed in a deadly shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue, in Pittsburgh, Monday, Oct. 29, 2018.
AP Photo/Matt Rourke
October 29, 2018 - 3:50 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The man accused in the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre appeared briefly in federal court in a wheelchair and handcuffs Monday to face charges he killed 11 people in what is believed to be the deadliest attack on Jews in U.S. history. Robert Gregory Bowers, who was wounded in a gun...
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Investigators converge on suspect's home
CNN, KDKA
October 29, 2018 - 6:57 am
By Susannah Cullinane (CNN) -- The man accused of killing 11 worshippers in a Pittsburgh synagogue is expected to appear in a federal court Monday. Robert Bowers faces 29 federal charges, some of which are punishable by death. Included among them are 11 counts of using a firearm to commit murder...
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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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Antionette Lee
October 28, 2018 - 5:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- While the Pittsburgh community is in mourning after a violent attack on a synagogue, other places of worship resumed their Sunday services. A woman who was walking into Philadelphia’s Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, who wished to remain unnamed, said...
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Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro
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Kristen Johanson
October 28, 2018 - 4:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - - Pennsylvania's Attorney General says he is investigating the social network that was used by the suspected Pittsburgh synagogue shooter. "My office is intensely reviewing this social media site Gab, that the killer apparently made use of and other white supremacists...
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Tim Jimenez
October 28, 2018 - 11:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There are several interfaith services taking place across the region Sunday night to remember the victims of the deadly mass Pittsburgh synagogue shooting. Robert Gregory Bowers killed eight men and three women inside the Tree of Life Synagogue on Saturday during...
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