Hate Crimes Increase By 35% In NYC, Mayor Blames TrumpMayor Bill de Blasio says he believes president-elect Donald Trump is to blame for a 35-percent increase in hate crime incidents over the past year in New York City.
FBI: Hate Crimes Against Muslims Up By 67 Percent In 2015Reported hate crimes against Muslims rose in 2015 to their highest number since the aftermath of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, according to FBI statistics released Monday.
Zeoli Show Log 07.11.16Rich discussed possible vice president picks for Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders endorsing Hillary Clinton and the evidence surrounding bias in police use of force. He also discussed PokemonGo, Dallas Police Chief David Brown's response to Black Lives Matter and Penn Jillette's thoughts on gun control.
Local Muslim Woman Receives Hate Messages On FacebookThe anti-Muslim rhetoric on the Presidential campaign trail and beyond is having an impact on Philadelphia's Islamic community. First a pig's head is thrown at a mosque and now-- an uptick in complaints from area Muslims where women are the latest targets.
Hate Crime Investigation At University Of DelawarePolice say what were at first believed to be three nooses were found hanging from a tree on the campus at the University of Delaware.
Local Pastor With Connection To South Carolina Church Targeted In Shooting: 'God Is Still With Us'Eyewitness News spoke to a Philadelphia area pastor who knew State Senator Clementa Pinckney.
Vandalism On A Driveway In Del. Turns Into Hate Crime InvestigationNew Castle County Police are investigating an act of hateful vandalism in New Castle, Delaware.
Philly Upping Hate Crime Law After Alleged Attack On Same-Sex CouplePhiladelphia's city council has passed a bill authorizing added penalties for gender identity and sexual orientation hate crimes that aren't covered under state law.
Pa. Senator Seeking Wider Hate Crime Law Says He's GayA Pennsylvania state lawmaker made it public that he's gay while at a news conference with other Democrats to urge passage of legislation to outlaw discrimination based on someone's sexual orientation or gender identity.
More Serious Charges Brought Against Teens Accused Of Beating Mentally Challenged Del. ManMore charges have been filed today against three juveniles charged with the assault of a 26-year-old man who suffers from a neurodevelopmental disorder.
State Rep Looking To Change Pa. Hate Crime LawEven though the public may be looking at the brutal beating of two gay men in Center City as a hate crime, under state law...it's not.
Social Media Users Help ID Suspects In Alleged Assault Of Same-Sex Couple In Center CityA picture has surfaced on social media that apparently shows the suspects dining at a nice restaurant before the attack.