Empathy and action: Muslims unite to help fix vandalized Jewish cemeteries
Mar 02, 2017, 00:08
Police say more than 100 headstones were knocked over, but a rabbi who walked through the cemetery told NBC10 he counted 460 headstones that were toppled or damaged.
Police said the crime occurred Saturday night, and they were alerted to the damage after a man reported Sunday that three of his relatives' headstones had been knocked over and broken.
"This is not just a random act", he said. Vandals toppled more than two-dozen gravestones and damaged an estimated 200 more at the historic Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery, which dates to 1893.
A swastika made of human feces, discovered in a dorm bathroom last week at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), has.
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney says authorities are doing everything possible to find those "who desecrated this final resting place".
The Southern Poverty Law Center recorded 1,372 bias incidents between Trump's inauguration and February 7, the watchdog group reported. Some of the proceeds will now go toward repairing the Philadelphia cemetery - the fundraiser's description specifically states that "any remaining funds will be allocated to help. fix any other vandalized Jewish centers".
Compensatory draft picks can be confusing to some, so here's a quick explanation of how they are awarded. Today the league announced which teams will be receiving compensatory picks for the upcoming NFL draft.
Bellis surprised No. 27-ranked Yulia Putintseva 6-1, 7-5 in Dubai's first round, rallying from 5-1 down in the second set. The youngest American to defeat a top-10 opponent since Wimbledon 2009, when Melanie Oudin eliminated Jankovic.
Bao Bao, who now weighs around 200lbs (90kg), has been a central attraction at the national zoo since her birth in August 2013. She'll be in quarrantine for approximately 30 days at the China Conservation and Research Center Dujiangyan Panda Base .
The plaintiffs' lawyers alleged Nissan, for instance, switched to Takata air-bag inflaters to save $4 on each device. If exposed to sustained high temperatures and humidity, the chemical can deteriorate and burn too quickly.
De Lima's Liberal Party, which ruled for six years under Aquino, voiced deep anger on Thursday at her imminent arrest. Shortly after his testimony, de Lima was removed from her position as chairwoman of the Senate panel.
These are the words that come to mind when I think of my life as a Palestinian. "But then you're just not going to have a deal". He also visited the Moriah College Jewish day school in Sydney, where he sat in on a Hebrew class and spoke to the students.
The company said countries are ranked by a weighted average of their cities' peak hours spent in traffic congestion a year ago . NYC had the top daytime congestion on arterials and city streets, while San Francisco ranked first during peak times.
A spokesman for the aid organisation said there were still bodies floating out at sea as the agency had no way of retrieving them. The EU itself describes Libya as "unsafe" and systematic violence towards refugees and migrants has been widely documented.
The weather was rough enough to force the cancellation of one of two scheduled "Not My Presidents Day" rallies in San Francisco. Pennington County Republicans rallied directly across the street from those opposing President Donald Trump.
Telstra to launch LTE-Broadcast this year
Telstra and Ericsson have announced they will be deploying a Cat M1 Internet of Things (IoT) network throughout Australia, with trials now taking place in Melbourne and Tasmania.
Wal-Mart (WMT) Q4 Earnings, Revenues Beat on Strong Comps
Revenue rose 1 per cent to $130.9-billion, with the depreciation of the Mexican peso to the USA dollar curbing growth. The retailer posted its third straight quarter of double-digit online growth, helping boost their holiday business.