Democratic group accused of anti-Semitism for mocking names of Jewish NY pols

Liberal activist group No IDC NY was accused of anti-Semitism for mocking the names of Jewish politicians Dan Goldman and Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz. A liberal Democratic activist group is being accused of anti-Semitism for mocking the names of two Jewish politicians — House candidate Dan Goldman and state Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz. “The jerk buying a House seat with […]

We stand here in a state of solidarity’ | Atlanta community calls for peace after rash of gun violence

The group’s message included people needing to come together, supporting each other, and talking about their issues instead of turning to guns. ATLANTA — A group of anti-violence organizations came together Sunday trying to give people resources and support amid a rash of gun violence in metro Atlanta. The event happened close to a location […]

Uvalde schools police chief Pete Arredondo fired over botched response to shooting that killed 19 students and 2 teachers

From the time police entered the building May 24, 1 hour, 14 minutes and 8 seconds passed until the gunman was killed. By Tim Stelloh, Phil Helsel and Alicia Victoria Lozano Uvalde schools police chief Pete Arredondo was fired Wednesday by the Texas city’s school board. The board voted unanimously to oust the embattled chief […]

The number of LGBTQ Asian American and Pacific Islander political candidates has doubled. They share some reasons why.

“We’re navigating a very challenging last couple of years,” an expert said. “It really says something about these candidates that they’re willing to be very visible.” A poll worker wears a vest with the word “vote” in multiple languages in a polling station at San Francisco City Hall on June 7.Justin Sullivan / Getty Images […]

In emotional testimony, Vanessa Bryant describes learning about leaked photos of Kobe crash site

Kobe Bryant’s widow says Los Angeles County first responders improperly shared photos of the 2020 helicopter crash that killed him and their 13-year-old daughter. By Alicia Victoria Lozano and Corky Siemaszko LOS ANGELES — Vanessa Bryant sobbed on the stand Friday as she described the anguish she felt after learning that first responders leaked images of the site […]