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California's 'Adolf Hitler' let out on bail

California's 'Adolf Hitler' let out on bail

A California gamer calls himself ‘Adolf Hitler (((6 Million))),’ threatens to kill Jews - and is let out on bail.Gabe Stutman, JTA, 29/06/2019 23:33
Man who threatened synagogue shooting freed on $125,000 bail

Man who threatened synagogue shooting freed on $125,000 bail

California man who threatened in an online chatroom to kill Jews and commit a mass shooting at a synagogue released on bail.Marcy Oster, JTA, 18/06/2019 21:35
California neo-Nazi arrested for synagogue massacre threats

California neo-Nazi arrested for synagogue massacre threats

San Francisco Bay Area man who collected Nazi literature and described Jews as 'subhuman' threatened to commit mass shooting at synagogue.Marcy Oster, JTA, 16/06/2019 15:58
Off-duty officer kills man who attacked him at Costco

Off-duty officer kills man who attacked him at Costco

Officer was holding child at store in southern California when man 'assaulted' him, police say. Incident apparently result of altercation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2019 14:53
Man who wanted to 'get a fun and kill some Jews' sentenced

Man who wanted to 'get a fun and kill some Jews' sentenced

California man who made ‘kill lists’ of Jews pleads guilty to plotting anti-Semitic attacks.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 04/06/2019 09:05
Neighbors of SF Holocaust memorial get anti-Semitic hate mail

Neighbors of SF Holocaust memorial get anti-Semitic hate mail

Residents of San Francisco living on same street as Holocaust memorial sent anti-Semitic hate mail.Marcy Oster, JTA, 02/06/2019 21:39
California Democrats soften language on anti-Israel resolutions

California Democrats soften language on anti-Israel resolutions

Democratic Party of California passes water-downed versions of resolutions critical of Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 02/06/2019 18:28
California Democrats try to tie Israel to Pittsburgh massacre

California Democrats try to tie Israel to Pittsburgh massacre

Left-wingers push resolutions suggesting Israel partly to blame for synagogue massacre in Pittsburgh, demand revoking Golan recognition.JTA, 02/06/2019 16:34
After more than 100 years, SF-area Jewish federation closes

After more than 100 years, SF-area Jewish federation closes

Jewish Federation of the East Bay, which served much of the San Francisco Bay Area's Jewish population for over a century, closes.Dan Pine, JTA, 19/05/2019 16:06
California governor adds $15 million for nonprofit security.

California governor adds $15 million for nonprofit security.

In aftermath of Poway, California Governor Newsom calls out hate, urges defense of those targeted.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 01/05/2019 10:03
Synagogue shooter accused Jews of plotting 'European genocide'

Synagogue shooter accused Jews of plotting 'European genocide'

Gunman who murdered 1, wounded 3 in Chabad synagogue lived with his parents, believed Jews are taking over the world.Marcy Oster, JTA, 29/04/2019 09:08
Hundreds gather at interfaith vigil for synagogue attack victims

Hundreds gather at interfaith vigil for synagogue attack victims

900 people gather for vigil for victims of San Diego-area synagogue attack. $18,000 raised in 10 hours for victims in fundraising campaign.Marcy Oster, JTA, 28/04/2019 16:25
One dead, three injured, in San Diego synagogue shooting

One dead, three injured, in San Diego synagogue shooting

Shooting attack at Chabad of Poway claims one life, with 3 others injured. Woman murdered identified as Lori Gilbert Kaye, 60.Chana Roberts, 28/04/2019 08:22
Bennett: Injured rabbi 'sought to defend his congregants'

Bennett: Injured rabbi 'sought to defend his congregants'

Israel's Diaspora Affairs Minister praises Chabad of Poway rabbi, thanks local police, first responders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2019 01:03
Israeli teen died in Yosemite fall - because of a selfie

Israeli teen died in Yosemite fall - because of a selfie

Investigators say Israeli teen who fell to his death in Yosemite was trying to re-enact photograph taken on edge of Nevada Fall.Marcy Oster, JTA, 24/04/2019 07:26
Watch: First flight of largest plane in the world

Watch: First flight of largest plane in the world

First flight of Stratolaunch plane takes place in California. Plane has wingspan of 117 meters, 6 engines, and looks extraordinary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2019 12:32
Ohio doctor fired again for 'give the Jews wrong medicine' tweet

Ohio doctor fired again for 'give the Jews wrong medicine' tweet

Doctor expelled from California residency program over anti-Semitic social media comments after being fired from program in Ohio.Marcy Oster, JTA, 05/04/2019 08:00
California college student senate calls for president’s removal

California college student senate calls for president’s removal

Student Senate at Pitzer College drafts resolution calling for removal of College President Melvin Oliver for vetoing BDS resolution.Elad Benari, 01/04/2019 02:07
California college president vetoes Israel boycott

California college president vetoes Israel boycott

Students and faculty at Pitzer College vote to suspend partnership with University of Haifa, but college president vetoes the move.Elad Benari, 17/03/2019 05:41
California teens salute Hitler

California teens salute Hitler

Southern California high school students post photos of 'Heil Hitler' salute, drinking game with swastikas.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/03/2019 15:51
16 states file lawsuit against Trump's emergency declaration

16 states file lawsuit against Trump's emergency declaration

16 states, headed by California, file lawsuit seeking to block Trump's move to declare a national emergency to get funding for border wall.Ben Ariel, 19/02/2019 03:37
Secular Israeli 'yeshiva' offers classes in California

Secular Israeli 'yeshiva' offers classes in California

Israeli organization which operates chain of 'secular yeshivas' launches classes in San Francisco Bay Area.Marcy Oster, JTA, 08/02/2019 08:04
79-year-old Jewish woman killed by foul ball at Dodger Stadium

79-year-old Jewish woman killed by foul ball at Dodger Stadium

Grandmother of seven struck by foul ball at baseball game in LA's Dodger Stadium died four days after being hit.Marcy Oster, JTA, 06/02/2019 10:29
Church march in memory of Shoah meets anti-Semitism

Church march in memory of Shoah meets anti-Semitism

California church commemorating International Holocaust Remembrance Day accosted by man yelling anti-Semitic, anti-Israel insults.Marcy Oster/JTA, 28/01/2019 15:59
Swastika painted on California synagogue

Swastika painted on California synagogue

Swastika discovered on Reform synagogue which also serves as Jewish pre-school.Marcy Oster, JTA, 07/01/2019 07:31
Proceedings suspended against LA ramming suspect

Proceedings suspended against LA ramming suspect

Criminal proceedings against man accused of trying to run over two Jewish men outside LA synagogue suspended.Elad Benari, 02/12/2018 06:51
California man nabbed after spray-painting swastikas

California man nabbed after spray-painting swastikas

24-year-old suspect nabbed after City Hall and dozens of other buildings in San Francisco Bay Area city covered with anti-Semitic graffiti.David Rosenberg, 30/11/2018 11:13
'I wish more people would read Arutz Sheva - and not Ha'aretz'

'I wish more people would read Arutz Sheva - and not Ha'aretz'

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked was interviewed by Rabbi Kalman Topp, in Beverly Hills, as part of the Arutz Sheva Conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/11/2018 10:46
Somali refugee charged in ramming attack on Orthodox Jews in LA

Somali refugee charged in ramming attack on Orthodox Jews in LA

Police found knife, Koran in car after 32-year-old Somalian refugee drove from Seattle to LA, attempted to run down Jews.David Rosenberg, 28/11/2018 11:20
California college’s faculty suspends study abroad in Israel

California college’s faculty suspends study abroad in Israel

Pitzer College's faculty votes to suspend study abroad program in Israel, condemns trustees for opposing BDS resolution.Ben Sales, JTA, 28/11/2018 07:24
Man arrested after attempted ramming attack on Orthodox Jews

Man arrested after attempted ramming attack on Orthodox Jews

Muslim driver arrested after he allegedly attempted to down Orthodox Jews while shouting anti-Semitic slurs near synagogue.David Rosenberg, 26/11/2018 14:08
Israeli machine that pulls water out of air sent to California

Israeli machine that pulls water out of air sent to California

Israeli-made water generators sent to northern California to provide water to firefighters, search and rescue teams.JTA, 26/11/2018 09:17
KKL-JNF offers help for California forest fires recovery

KKL-JNF offers help for California forest fires recovery

Israeli environmental organization offers aid to US Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service after devastating California fires.JTA, 20/11/2018 17:03
Rabbi saves Torah scrolls from destruction in California fires

Rabbi saves Torah scrolls from destruction in California fires

Community leader rescues scrolls as wildfire engulfs area in Thousand Oaks, CA - where shooter had killed 12 only a day before.Josefin Dolsten - JTA, 13/11/2018 11:52
Death toll in California fires rises to 31

Death toll in California fires rises to 31

228 people still considered missing in deadliest wildfire in California's history.Ben Ariel, 12/11/2018 04:49
Jewish institutions damaged as fires rage in California

Jewish institutions damaged as fires rage in California

Fires racing through parts of Southern California torch buildings used by Jewish schools, synagogues.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/11/2018 15:36
Death toll in California fire rises to 23

Death toll in California fire rises to 23

Death toll in wildfire in northern California rises to 23 after 14 additional bodies found. 110 still considered missing.Ben Ariel, 11/11/2018 05:47
Watch: Blaze consumes most of California town

Watch: Blaze consumes most of California town

Northern California fire has become the most destructive in the state's modern history, killing at least 9 and wiping out most of a town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2018 18:53
Large fire in California forces tens of thousands to evacuate

Large fire in California forces tens of thousands to evacuate

Entire town of Paradise evacuated due to fast-moving wildfire in northern California.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/11/2018 05:20
California gunman identified

California gunman identified

Former Marine named as gunman who murdered 12 at California bar. Motive for attack still unknown.Gary Willig, 08/11/2018 20:06
Sheriff cites Pittsburgh rabbi following California shooting

Sheriff cites Pittsburgh rabbi following California shooting

Sheriff leading investigation into California shooting that killed 12 cites rabbi of Pittsburgh synagogue attacked last month.JTA, 08/11/2018 18:57
12 killed in mass shooting at California bar

12 killed in mass shooting at California bar

At least 12 killed after shooter with 'Middle Eastern' appearance opens fire at bar in Thousand Oaks, California.Tal Polon, 08/11/2018 12:46
California synagogue defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti

California synagogue defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti

"F*** Jews" spray-painted on walls of Beth Jacob synagogue in Irvine. Local police investigating.Ben Ariel, 01/11/2018 01:32
UC Davis Jewish groups say hate incidents ‘swept under the rug’

UC Davis Jewish groups say hate incidents ‘swept under the rug’

Hate incidents, including spreading of anti-Semitic material, are being 'continuously swept under the rug' at UC Davis, Jewish groups say.JTA, 17/10/2018 07:55
Watch: Near catastrophe at San Francisco Airport

Watch: Near catastrophe at San Francisco Airport

1,000 passengers, crew narrowly escaped death after Air Canada flight came within feet of crashing into taxiway in 2017, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/10/2018 09:38
Trump Jr. to be special guest at Jewish Republicans event

Trump Jr. to be special guest at Jewish Republicans event

President Trump's son to join Jewish Republican gathering in California.JTA, 14/10/2018 15:48
Man sets fire and draws devil outside California synagogue

Man sets fire and draws devil outside California synagogue

Suspect says 'God told him' to fire set outside of Northern California synagogue, devil scrawled nearby.JTA, 11/10/2018 21:29
San Francisco’s transit system accepts ad from Holocaust deniers

San Francisco’s transit system accepts ad from Holocaust deniers

Bay Area Rapid Transit system accepts ads from known Holocaust-denying group.JTA, 13/09/2018 21:19
Five killed in southern California shootings

Five killed in southern California shootings

Shooter in Bakersfield area kills five, including wife, before shooting himself. Sheriff: 'These are not random shootings.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/09/2018 08:06
Jewish inmate with life sentence in CA recommended for release

Jewish inmate with life sentence in CA recommended for release

Jewish inmate serving life in prison without parole took a step toward freedom, crediting the local Jewish newspaper for the turn of events.JTA, 28/08/2018 12:35
LA synagogue sues city and county over destuctive Skirball fire

LA synagogue sues city and county over destuctive Skirball fire

City, county of Los Angeles sued by local synagogue which claims residents' complaints were ignored, fire could have been prevented.JTA, 26/08/2018 21:58
California Jewish camp cancels final session over forest fires

California Jewish camp cancels final session over forest fires

Camp Tawonga in Northern California cancels camp due to smoke from the Ferguson Forest FireJTA, 06/08/2018 22:52
Five dead in plane crash in California

Five dead in plane crash in California

Airplane crashes at CVS parking lot in Orange County, killing five passengers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2018 23:54
California: Jewish camp forced to evacuate due to forest fires

California: Jewish camp forced to evacuate due to forest fires

A day after officials give the camp an 'all clear,' backfires force evacuation.JTA, 01/08/2018 08:25
Jewish day school is closing down in California’s East Bay Area

Jewish day school is closing down in California’s East Bay Area

Jewish school in California closes after almost four decades due to budget issues.JTA, 27/07/2018 14:35
$522 million lottery win bought ticket in San Jose, California

$522 million lottery win bought ticket in San Jose, California

Only one person won last night's MegaMillions lottery for more than half-a-billion dollars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2018 12:25
California: Victim of shooting at Trader Joe's was store manager

California: Victim of shooting at Trader Joe's was store manager

Store manager Melyda Corado identified as victim killed in Trader Joe's shooting attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2018 22:39