Upstate 9/11 memorial vandalized with ‘Taliban’ graffiti

U.S. 09/13/21, 18:04

A structure dedicated to thousands of lives lost in the nation's deadliest terrorist attack was defaced on Sept. 11. Mourning South Carolinians were shocked to find the Greenville 9/11 memorial covered in graffiti. The words "Taliban" were spray painted on a pair of granite slabs, resembling the World Trade Center's Twin ...

Portland descends into street violence between Antifa, Proud Boys

U.S. 08/23/21, 17:48

Violent clashes between hundreds of Marxist Antifa and right-wing Proud Boys supporters caused chaos in Oregon, on Aug. 22. The Proud Boys responded to Antifa's improvised explosive device attacks with paintball gunfire and other weapons in the heavily vandalized city of Portland. EHA News confirmed at least one man was arrested for ...

Artist vows to remake anti-communist sculpture after suspected arson attack

U.S. 07/26/21, 02:42

A controversial artwork that accuses the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) of starting the worldwide CCP Virus pandemic burned down on July 23. Artist Weiming Chen will remake his anti-communist sculpture from scratch. A suspected arson attack destroyed his 20-foot-tall work, which depicts Chinese leader Xi Jinping with "spike" proteins from the ...

Austria: photo show of Holocaust survivors vandalized again

Europe 05/28/19, 07:26

The creator of a photo exhibit of Holocaust survivors in Austria expressed dismay Tuesday that his portraits were slashed and daubed with swastikas in three attacks this month, but said the vandalism serves to emphasize why the show is important."This destruction is the worst possible scenario," German-Italian artist Luigi Toscano ...

Indiana synagogue vandal sentenced to 3 years in prison

U.S. 05/21/19, 17:57

A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to three years in prison for spray-painting anti-Semitic graffiti and lighting fires outside a suburban Indianapolis synagogue.U.S. Attorney Josh Minkler says 21-year-old Nolan Brewer of Eminence was sentenced Monday evening for conspiring to violate the civil rights of Congregation Shaarey Tefilla. Minkler announced Tuesday ...

Greece: Supreme court hears appeal for far-left killer

Europe 05/21/19, 10:55

Greece's supreme court on Tuesday examined the rejection of a furlough request by a hunger-striking extremist serving multiple life sentences for the killing of 11 people by Greece's deadliest militant organization.Dimitris Koufodinas, a hitman for the now defunct November 17 group which killed 23 people from 1975-2000, has been on ...

Mistrial declared for man who snapped $4.5M statue’s thumb

Amazing 04/10/19, 09:56

A jury is unable to reach a verdict in the trial of a Delaware man who admitted he broke a thumb off a $4.5 million statue at a Philadelphia museum.Michael Rohana was attending a Christmas-themed ugly sweater party at the Franklin Institute in December 2017 when he entered a traveling ...

US man charged with trying to steal item from Auschwitz

Entertainment 03/31/19, 11:06

An American visitor to the former Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp attempted to steal a metal part of the historic rail tracks where prisoners were unloaded, officials said Sunday.The 37-year-old man has been charged with attempted theft of an item of cultural importance, according to Malgorzata Jurecka, a police spokeswoman in the ...

No charges from 84 Sacramento police shooting rally arrests

U.S. 03/08/19, 19:26

A Northern California prosecutor said Friday that she won't charge 84 people arrested while protesting her decision not to file criminal charges against two police officers in the slaying of an unarmed black man.Sacramento County District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert acted after her office reviewed Sacramento Police Department reports of ...

Update: No charges for officers who shot Stephon Clark

U.S. 03/02/19, 16:15

The Latest on the decision by a prosecutor not to charge the police officers who shot an unarmed black man last year (all times local):1:10 p.m.Two Sacramento police officers will not face criminal charges in last year's fatal shooting of an unarmed black man that brought nationwide protests.FILE - In ...

Update: Israeli PM calls vandals ‘wild anti-Semites’

Europe 02/19/19, 12:55

The Latest on events condemning anti-Semitism in France(all times local):6:15 p.m.Israel's prime minister is urging European leaders to speak out against anti-Semitism after what he called the "shocking vandalism" of Jewish graves in France.Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a statement released by his office on Tuesday that "Eighty Jewish ...

Man pleads no contest to stalking Rihanna at Hollywood home

Entertainment 02/07/19, 19:44

A man who authorities say broke into Rihanna's Hollywood Hills home and spent 12 hours there when she was not home has pleaded no contest to stalking the singer.Los Angeles County prosecutors said Thursday that 27-year-old Eduardo Leon of Fullerton entered the plea to felony counts of stalking and vandalism ...

UNC chancellor won’t testify at Confederate vandalism trial

U.S. 10/15/18, 09:08

A judge ruled Monday that the University of North Carolina's chancellor won't have to testify at the trial of a woman accused of pouring red ink and her own blood on a Confederate statue in a headline-grabbing protest that preceded the statue's toppling months later.Maya Little's trial on a misdemeanor ...

Venice mayor wants to make example of 4 who painted lion

Europe 10/03/18, 14:28

Venice's mayor wants to make example of four university students who were captured on camera vandalizing a landmark lion statue by making them do community service.Mayor Luigi Brugnaro said Wednesday that the city of Venice was demanding an apology from the four for painting the lion's eyes red. Brugnaro was ...

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