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Woman fired after preventing black man from entering building

Woman fired after preventing black man from entering building

D'Arreion Toles arrives at entrance to luxury apartment building where he lives, but white woman blocks his entry.Guy Cohen, 16/10/2018 14:40
Missouri man confesses to vandalizing 100 Jewish grave markers

Missouri man confesses to vandalizing 100 Jewish grave markers

Suspect admits to toppling more than 100 headstones at Jewish cemetery in St. Louis. No hate crime charges expected, say police.JTA, 26/04/2018 15:07
Gun parts shop halts sale of yellow stars reading ‘Gun Owner.’

Gun parts shop halts sale of yellow stars reading ‘Gun Owner.’

Owner says patches are ‘no longer relevant’ under Trump administration.JTA, 26/01/2018 11:54
Missouri school district votes to change Saturday graduations

Missouri school district votes to change Saturday graduations

Following complaints by Jewish students' families, district reschedules graduation ceremonies to avoid Shabbat, Shavuot.JTA, 14/09/2017 19:58
St. Louis man admits cyberstalking Jewish centers

St. Louis man admits cyberstalking Jewish centers

Juan Thompson pleads guilty to cyberstalking charges in case of bomb threats against JCCs.Ben Ariel and JTA, 14/06/2017 03:38
Anti-Semitic voicemail left for librarian at Washington U.

Anti-Semitic voicemail left for librarian at Washington U.

The caller questioned why the facts of the Holocaust are not 'open for debate' and accused Jews of 'extorting Palestine for a century.'JTA, 10/04/2017 14:50
Ellison: Investigate cemetery desecration as hate crime

Ellison: Investigate cemetery desecration as hate crime

Rep. Keith Ellison calls on Attorney General to investigate desecration of Jewish cemetery in the St. Louis area as a hate crime.JTA, 02/03/2017 02:29
St. Louis suburb mulling hate crimes registry

St. Louis suburb mulling hate crimes registry

University City, where Jewish cemetery was vandalized, considering resolution that would create a hate crimes registry.JTA, 01/03/2017 03:30
Missouri governor to help repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Missouri governor to help repair vandalized Jewish cemetery

Jewish governor of Missouri volunteers to help repair vandalized St. Louis-area Jewish cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2017 02:12
Jewish cemetery in St. Louis vandalized

Jewish cemetery in St. Louis vandalized

More than 100 headstones damaged at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery. Police say an organization is behind the attack.Ben Ariel, 21/02/2017 01:08