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January 18, 2019 - 1:43 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Officials at a Minnesota high school wrote to parents after two students were pictured in a social media post doing a Nazi salute and holding a sign with references to Adolf Hitler. Jeff Erikson, principal at suburban Minnetonka High School, called the post ``deeply offensive''...
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December 10, 2018 - 3:53 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez made quite the revelation on the final night of Chanukah Sunday: She has Jewish lineage. Ocasio-Cortez made the revelation during a Chanukah event at the Jackson Heights Jewish Center in Queens, organized by Jews for Racial and Economic...
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December 03, 2018 - 6:55 am
A Hasidic man was punched in the head in Brooklyn for no apparent reason, and police are investigating the attack as a possible hate crime.
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October 31, 2018 - 5:13 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Republican candidate for state Senate in Connecticut has apologized for sending out a mailer that has been criticized for being anti-Semitic. Ed Charamut's campaign staff posted a statement Wednesday on social media, saying the mailer had ``unintended consequences.'' It...
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October 30, 2018 - 3:27 pm
NEW YORK (1010) -- Protesters were arrested outside the Metropolitan Republican Club on the Upper East Side Tuesday afternoon, according to event participants. The protesters were expressing what they believe is the Republican party's close relationship with white nationalists. “How do we survive?...
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October 15, 2018 - 8:16 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A suspect was arrested Sunday on hate crime assault charges after allegedly attacking a Jewish man in Brooklyn. Authorities say the attack happened at around 7:30 a.m. in Borough Park near 46th Street and 13th Avenue. The victim, 62-year-old Leopold Schwartz, suffered cuts...
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September 18, 2018 - 6:46 pm
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey town has agreed to repeal an ordinance that state officials said discriminated against Orthodox Jews. The moves announced Monday resolves a lawsuit the state attorney general's office filed against Mahwah last October. The town had already repealed an ordinance...
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