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Nation Feb 06Man shot in face by ICE officer during Brooklyn operation, say authorities
The shooting comes amid an escalating dispute between the administration of President Donald Trump and New York City over its sanctuary policies. …
Nation Jan 30New Orleans Saints accused of helping shape clergy sex abuse list
The New Orleans Saints maintain their PR work on the area's Roman Catholic sexual abuse crisis was "minimal."…
Nation Jan 01Man wounded in Hanukkah attack may have brain damage
The Orthodox Jewish Public Affairs Council released a statement from the family of Josef Neumann, 71, and a photograph showing severe head injuries.
Nation Dec 31Officials say suspect in Hanukkah attack researched Hitler online
A man charged with federal hate crimes Monday in a bloody attack on a Hanukkah celebration had handwritten journals containing anti-Semitic references and had recently used his phone to look up information on Hitler and the location of synagogues, authorities…
Nation Dec 30Man who stabbed five people during Hanukkah charged with hate crimes
The attack on the seventh night of Hanukkah occurred amid a series of violent attacks targeting Jews in the region that have led to increased security, particularly around religious gatherings.
Nation Dec 12New Jersey authorities seek motive for attack on Jewish market
New York's mayor and governor have called the bloodshed a hate crime against Jews, but others have urged caution, saying much remains unknown about the attack.
Nation Dec 03Surge of new abuse claims threatens Catholic church like never before
Across the country, attorneys are scrambling to file a new wave of lawsuits alleging sexual abuse by clergy.
Nation Sep 16Epstein accusers denied compensation in victims’ rights case
A federal judge in West Palm Beach, Florida, ruled that the women were not entitled to compensation from the U.S. Justice Department, even though prosecutors violated their rights by failing to consult them about the 2008 deal to end a…
Nation Aug 203 women file lawsuits against Jeffrey Epstein estate
The lawsuits say two women were 17 and the third woman was 20 when they said they were sexually assaulted by Jeffrey Epstein.
Nation Aug 20Epstein signed a will 2 days before jailhouse suicide
Court papers filed last week in the U.S. Virgin Islands list no details of beneficiaries but valued the estate at more than $577 million, including more than $56 million in cash.