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Don't Hand the Bigots Another Victory

Abraham H. Foxman | Posted 01.18.2015 | Crime
Abraham H. Foxman

Though Miller intended to kill innocent Jewish civilians, the tragic irony of his horrific crime is that he succeeded in killing no Jews. Miller fired indiscriminately at anyone who crossed his path. Those senseless deaths terrorized not only the Jewish community, but everyone in the greater suburban Kansas City area -- and beyond.

Bringing in Elijah

Rabbi Joshua M. Davidson | Posted 06.18.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Joshua M. Davidson

We, like all Americans, hold a share of the guilt for what happened in Kansas City because we have failed to keep effective gun control legislation at the top of the national agenda -- if it ever really has been there at all.

Holder To Pay Tribute To Victims Of Jewish Center Shootings

AP | Posted 04.15.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says Attorney General Eric Holder will travel to Overland Park, Kan., on Thursday to pay tribute to the vic...

Kansas Shooting Suspect Appears To Shout 'Heil Hitler!'

The Huffington Post | Jade Walker | Posted 04.14.2014 | Crime

Frazier Glenn Cross, the man suspected of killing three people in two separate shootings at Jewish centers in Overland Park, Kan., on Sunday was captu...

Shootings Reported At 2 Jewish Centers In Kansas

AP/The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 04.14.2014 | Crime

Three people were shot and killed on Sunday in two separate shootings at Jewish centers in Overland Park, a suburb of Kansas City. One shooting was...

Melissa Jeltsen

Outrage Over 'Sexting' Sculpture Triggers Obscenity Investigation

HuffingtonPost.com | Melissa Jeltsen | Posted 09.18.2012 | Arts

In Kansas, another legal battle is being waged over a woman's body -- though this time it is made of glimmering bronze. Community uproar over a ba...

New Sprint CEO Named

AP | David Twitty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Sprint Nextel Corp. on Tuesday named Dan Hesse, the chief executive officer of wireline company Embarq Corp., as its new chief executive officer, effe...