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U.S. anti-Semitic hate crimes spiked 37 percent in 2017: FBI

(Reuters) - Hate crimes in the United States jumped 17 percent in 2017, with a huge 37 percent spike in anti-Semitic attacks, marking...

Trump agenda at stake as voters decide control of U.S. Congress

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Americans voted on Tuesday to decide whether Donald Trump’s Republicans maintain their grip on the U.S. Congress, or if Democrats...

Gab.com goes offline after Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

(Reuters) - Gab.com, the website where the suspected Pittsburg synagogue gunman posted anti-Semitic views, said on Sunday it was offline for a period...

After ad gaffe, North Dakota’s Heitkamp apologizes in Senate debate

(Reuters) - North Dakota Democratic U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp, facing a tough re-election fight, opened her debate on Thursday with Republican challenger Kevin...

Kavanaugh seeks new tone after bitter court confirmation fight

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh sought to put a bruising confirmation battle behind him on Monday at a White...

Woman sues Facebook, claims site enabled sex trafficking

(Reuters) - A Texas woman, claiming that she was raped, beaten and sex trafficked at the age of 15 by a pimp who...

Chicago policeman defends shooting of black teen at trial

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The white Chicago police officer who shot to death a black teenager in 2014 told jurors at his murder trial...

FBI talks with school friend of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Days after being ordered to look into sexual misconduct allegations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, the FBI has...

One year later, Las Vegas remembers mass shooting that killed 58

(Reuters) - White doves flew overhead, each tagged with a name of the 58 people killed one year ago in the largest mass...

FBI probe is the next battle in war over Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. senators expressed concern on Sunday over reports the White House was working with Republicans to narrow the scope...

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