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Synagogue attack awakens awful memories for daughter of Charleston church shooting victim

Synagogue attack awakens awful memories for daughter of Charleston church shooting victimThe mass shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh awakened terrible memories for the Rev. Sharon Risher, whose mother was murdered at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in South Carolina three years ago.



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Pittsburgh honors synagogue brothers in life and death

Pittsburgh honors synagogue brothers in life and deathMuch loved brothers Cecil and David Rosenthal, inseparable in life as in death, were treasured members of the Pittsburgh Jewish community, remembered as the sweetest souls and devoted to the synagogue where they were killed. Aged 59 and 54 respectively, Cecil and David, were the youngest of the 11 worshippers killed. The brothers lived in Squirrel Hill, the heart of the Jewish community in the former steel-making town, where they were constant fixtures, meeting and greeting neighbors, and never missed a service at Tree of Life synagogue, where they were brutally killed at Shabbat services.



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Rabbi Has One Haunting Question For Trump Defender After Synagogue Shooting

Rabbi Has One Haunting Question For Trump Defender After Synagogue ShootingA former aide to President Donald Trump ran into a wall of opposition on a CNN



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Rabbi cites Jesus in prayer for synagogue victims with Pence

Rabbi cites Jesus in prayer for synagogue victims with PenceWASHINGTON (AP) — A rabbi invited to pray at a Michigan campaign stop with Vice President Mike Pence for the victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre referenced "Jesus the Messiah" at the event.



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Doctor Notes ‘Irony’ Of Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter Being Treated By Jewish Staffers

Doctor Notes ‘Irony’ Of Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooter Being Treated By Jewish StaffersThe man who allegedly shot up a Pittsburgh synagogue Saturday and killed 11



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Trump Scorned For Tweeting About World Series Hours After Synagogue Massacre

Trump Scorned For Tweeting About World Series Hours After Synagogue MassacreMere hours after a deadly mass shooting at a Pennsylvania synagogue, President



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US synagogue attack 'inhuman act of violence': pope

US synagogue attack 'inhuman act of violence': popePope Francis on Sunday called a deadly attack on a synagogue in the United States “an inhuman act of violence”, expressing his “closeness to the Jewish community”. A man suspected of bursting into the synagogue in Pittsburgh on Saturday during a baby-naming ceremony and gunning down 11 people has been charged with murder, in the deadliest anti-Semitic attack in recent US history. “We are all, in truth, wounded by this inhuman act of violence,” Francis said at the end of the Angelus prayer in Saint Peter’s Square.



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Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting: Iranian immigrant raises more than $650,000 for Jewish victims

Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting: Iranian immigrant raises more than $  650,000 for Jewish victimsShay Khatiri first heard about the mass shooting at Tree of Life Synagogue from a friend. Mr Khatiri, who had been crashing on his Jewish friend’s couch for several months, woke up to see his friend visibly shaken from the tragic news and wanted to do something. “I thought about [making] a small donation, and then I thought it’d be better if I start this campaign,” Mr Khatiri told The Independent.



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Gab.com goes offline after Pittsburgh synagogue shooting

Gab.com goes offline after Pittsburgh synagogue shooting(This story corrects paragraph four to show non-profit group helps all refugees, not only Jewish refugees) By Trevor Hunnicutt and Paresh Dave (Reuters) – Gab.com, the website where the suspected Pittsburgh synagogue gunman posted anti-Semitic views, said on Sunday it was offline for a period of time after being asked by its domain provider to move to another registrar. The move comes after GoDaddy Inc asked Gab to change the domain, while PayPal Holdings Inc , Stripe Inc and Joynet Inc blocked the website. “We have informed Gab.com that they have 24 hours to move the domain to another registrar,” a spokesman for GoDaddy said, adding the site violated its terms of service and hosted content that “promotes and encourages violence against people.” The 46-year-old suspect Robert Bowers in the shooting incident has been charged with murdering 11 people on Saturday in the deadliest attack ever on the Jewish community in the United States.



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Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Survivors Describe Just Missing the Massacre

Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Survivors Describe Just Missing the MassacreOn this occasion, the Pittsburgh congregants believe being late is what saved their lives. 



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