By Ryan Tarinelli, Jim Mustian, Larry Neumeister, Associated Press
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.
By Michael Sisak, David Porter, Associated Press
While there have been fears since the shooting Tuesday that a hatred of Jews was behind the attack, officials had been cautious in describing the motive, noting it was still under investigation.
A day after a deadly shootout with police left six people dead in northern New Jersey, law enforcement and city officials are trying to understand what happened. Among the possible motives being considered: anti-Semitism. John Yang speaks to Jersey City…
By Charlayne Hunter-Gault, Jason Kane
The FBI reports that hate crime violence in the U.S. is at a 16-year high. The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, meanwhile, says the highest percentage of hate incidents since the 2016 election occurred in elementary and secondary schools. Special…
According to the FBI, hate crimes are on the rise in the U.S. Studies also suggest white nationalist and white supremacist ideologies are spreading. Derek Black was raised in a household that espoused such beliefs, but during college, his views…
By Ivan Moreno, Associated Press
Police said they arrested a 61-year-old white male suspect and are investigating the case as a hate crime.
By Associated Press
President Donald Trump is asking the Justice Department to propose legislation so that those who commit hate crimes and mass murders face the death penalty.
By Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press
The man is charged with killing three much-admired Muslim university students more than four years ago. The victims' families said the man acted out of bigotry.
By Julie Watson, Elliot Spagat, Associated Press
Federal officials announced Thursday that they have filed 109 hate crime charges against the man suspected of opening fire in a Southern California synagogue and said he called a 911 dispatcher afterward to report that he had done it to…
By Colleen Long, Associated Press
The FBI has more than 850 open investigations into domestic terrorism across the country, top counterterrorism officials said Wednesday.
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