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  • City Officials Livid Over Gang-Bang, Torture Of Gay Men

    City Officials Livid Over Gang-Bang, Torture Of Gay Men
    Police have arrested an eighth suspect after he turned himself in in connection with the horrific anti-gay attacks on three men because of their sexual orientation, this as city officials rail against the "vicious" hatred that led to what happened....
  • 2 Rutgers Students Charged For Invasion Of Privacy May Not Face Bias-Crime Charges

    2 Rutgers Students Charged For Invasion Of Privacy May Not Face Bias-Crime Charges
    The two freshmen charged with invasion of privacy in the Rutgers University internet voyeurism case may not face as much time as expected. Middlesex County Presecutor Bruce Kaplan told the Star Ledger, there may not be enough evidence in the case to...
  • TicketNetwork CEO Charged With Hurling Racial Insult At Oscars Party

    TicketNetwork CEO Charged With Hurling Racial Insult At Oscars Party
    The CEO of TicketNetwork Inc. faces a hate crime charge after he hurled racial insults at an Oscar party, police said. Donald Vaccaro, 49, of Clark Hill Road, Glastonbury, was charged with second-degree hate crime, second-degree threatening, breach of...
  • Suspect says he beat teen because he was angry over Trayvon Martin case

    Suspect says he beat teen because he was angry over Trayvon Martin case
    An 18-year-old man charged with a hate crime in Oak Park told investigators he beat his victim in anger over the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, according to the Cook County state’s attorney office. Alton L. Hayes, of the 1200 block of Woodbine...
  • Suspect in Spokane bomb plot charged with hate crimes

    Suspect in Spokane bomb plot charged with hate crimes
    A reputed neo-Nazi accused of planting a backpack bomb along the parade route of a Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration was newly charged on Thursday with committing federal hate crimes. The latest charges against Kevin Harpham, 36, were added to a...
  • Evergreen Park grave site vandalized for sixth time, police say

    Evergreen Park grave site vandalized for sixth time, police say
    Hassan Mustafa Hassan Abdallah is one of hundreds of Muslims buried alongside people of other faiths in Evergreen Cemetery. But Abdallah's grave is the only one that has been repeatedly targeted by vandals, and neither police nor his family know why....
  • Prague Wrong To Propose Frontier 'Justice'

    Shame on state Sen. Edith Prague of Columbia for her ghoulish, disgusting suggestion about how to punish Joshua Komisarjevsky, the second man accused of murder in the 2007 Cheshire home invasion case that took the lives of three members of Dr. William...
  • Martin Marootian dies at 95; lead plaintiff in suit over Armenian genocide victims' insurance policies

    Martin Marootian dies at 95; lead plaintiff in suit over Armenian genocide victims' insurance policies
    Martin Marootian, a retired pharmacist who stood up for Armenian genocide victims as the lead plaintiff in a lawsuit that resulted in a $20-million settlement from New York Life Insurance Co. for failing to honor claims on policies sold to thousands of...
  • Vann Nath dies at 66; Cambodian painter survived torture in prison

    Vann Nath dies at 66; Cambodian painter survived torture in prison
    Vann Nath, whose talent as an artist helped him survive Cambodia's most notorious prison during the Khmer Rouge's reign of terror in the 1970s and whose later paintings bore witness to the prison's many horrors, has died. He was 66. Vann Nath, who...
  • Trial Begins in Rutgers Gay Sex Suicide Case

    Trial Begins in Rutgers Gay Sex Suicide Case
    NEWARK, N.J. (KTLA) -- Testimony began Friday in the trial of a Rutgers University student accused of streaming his roomate's gay sexual tryst online. Rutgers University freshman and violinist Tyler Clementi, 18, leaped off the George Washington Bridge...
  • 'Red Summer: The Summer of 1919 and the Awakening of Black America' by Cameron McWhirter

    'Red Summer: The Summer of 1919 and the Awakening of Black America' by Cameron McWhirter
    As World War I drew to a close in late 1918, the noted black author and activist James Weldon Johnson posed the issue that was on the minds of many African-Americans: Would their support for the war effort, on the battlefields of Europe and in the...
  • "Armenian Golgotha: A Memoir of the Armenian Genocide, 1915-18" by Grigoris Balakian

    "Armenian Golgotha: A Memoir of the Armenian Genocide, 1915-18" by Grigoris Balakian
    "Armenian Golgotha: A Memoir of the Armenian Genocide, 1915-18" By Grigoris Balakian Translated by Peter Balakian with Aris Sevag Alfred A. Knopf. 509 pp. $35 Armenian Golgotha is the astonishing memoir of Father Grigoris Balakian (1876-1934), a work...