Philadelphia Unions Offer Help in Response to Vandalized Jewish Cemetery
"The State Police Hate Crimes Task Force, in partnership with federal and local authorities, have launched aggressive investigations into reported hate crimes across the state", CNN quoted Cuomo New York Governor Andrew Cuomo as saying in a statement. No arrests have been made, and police said they have not determined a motive.
Rabbi Joshua Bolton of the University of Pennsylvania's Hillel center surveys damaged headstones at Mount Carmel Cemetery on February 27, 2017, in Philadelphia.
The incident has yet to be labeled anti-Semitism.
CNN reports the vandalism occurred at the Waad Hakolel Cemetery in Rochester, New York. "We think it is incredibly important for people to name what is going on and condemn it swiftly and immediately", Naomi Adler of the Jewish Federation of Philadelphia said. "It's nearly just an act that's unconscionable when you're a younger person and you think about your parents, and would you like them doing that to you, I don't even think that goes through their mind".
David Price to See Dr. James Andrews Over Elbow Soreness
Price's one stint on the disabled list came in 2013 when he strained his left tricep and was forced to miss the entire month of June.
The rally will serve as a response to recent threats at Jewish Community Centers across the country, as well as the toppling of hundreds of headstones at the Mt. Carmel Jewish Cemetery.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo formed a hate-crime police task force past year and started a hotline to report incidents.
Bomb threats The Jewish Community Center Association of North America says centres and day schools in 11 states received bomb threats on Monday.
Chance the Rapper's meeting with Gov. Bruce Rauner didn't go very well
The rapper requested that national music publications give "a comprehensive history on how we ended up here". Pitchfork has reached out to Chance the Rapper and Gov.
Stocks Under Pressure as Wall Street Awaits Yellen Speech
The probability attached to a March rate hike rose to 52 per cent on Wednesday, up from 34 per cent a week earlier. Not this year, for sure, with the European Central Bank set to maintain its monetary stimulus programme.
Obama Staff Collected Last-Minute Intelligence on Trump's Russian Ties
Democrats are clinging to this the same way some on the right clung to the idea that Obama was born in Kenya. The discussion would benefit from a full and open investigation by Congress and US intelligence agencies.
Northwestern Basketball on Verge of Ending Long NCAA Tournament Drought
Taphorn needed to do one thing: his best Trevor Siemian impression and get the ball to Derek Pardon on the other end of the court. The Wildcats will play next year at Allstate Arena in Rosemont while their facility undergoes a $110 million renovation.
Ashes to Go brings Ash Wednesday to busy ASU students
Since 2013 Father Sean Maloney has stood outside his church on Ash Wednesday praying with anyone who pulls up in their auto . Lent signifies as the days of Jesus until his crucifixion followed by his subsequent resurrection.
Twitter to police abuse in major shift
Finally, Twitter says it will be more transparent about any abuse complaints you make to the company. Twitter has always been criticized for letting bullies, racism and misogyny proliferate on the site.
FCC Chairman Pledges to Undo Net Neutrality Rules
MWC Ajit Pai - chairman of America's broadband watchdog, the FCC - has outlined his vision of data networks in the United States. He replied: "As we say in the U.S. , these are business and political issues that are above my pay grade".
Rocket from Gaza draws Israeli airstrikes
Bennett has said he and fellow members of the security cabinet were not properly briefed by Netanyahu on the tunnel threat. Comptrollers' reports in Israel carry moral weight but don't dictate penalties for officials whose performance they fault.
99-year-old granny gets 'arrested' to fulfill bucket list
The caption explained how Annie was nearly 100 years old and had always wanted to "experience a police cell from within". Known only as Annie, the pensioner looked delighted as she was handcuffed and detained by police in the Netherlands.
Wait. Is This A Clip Of Lorde's New Single?
Earlier in a February, a Republic Records page indicated that Lorde's new music would drop on March 7. The 20-year-old Kiwi superstar's last album, Pure Heroine , was released nearly four years ago.