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Report: Neo-Nazi group posts flyers at Boston University

Nov. 11, 2019 3:34 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — An organization that tracks the online activity of extremist groups says a neo-Nazi group has posted a video showing members placing recruitment posters around a Massachusetts university. The Site Intelligence Group said Monday the neo-Nazi group, The Base, posted a 46-second video on...

Inmate killed in fight at federal prison in Florida

Nov. 11, 2019 9:39 AM EST

WILDWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a prisoner is dead following a fight between rival gangs at a federal prison in Florida. A Federal Bureau of Prisons statement says the fight occurred about 11:45 a.m. Sunday in the high-security unit of the Federal Correctional Complex-Coleman near Wildwood in central...

Before and after: Text for Wilmington coup historical marker

Nov. 7, 2019 3:28 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina is moving away from using the term "race riot" to describe the violent overthrow of the Wilmington government in 1898 on the highway historical marker commemorating the event. The original text for the marker was approved in December 2017, but the committee of historians...

Ex-Navy yard worker charged with lying to FBI denied bail

Nov. 6, 2019 10:33 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A former Philadelphia Navy Yard worker charged with lying to the FBI about his ties to white nationalist groups to obtain security clearance at the historic shipyard was denied bail Wednesday. Fred Arena, 41, stands accused of lying on an application for a national security clearance in...

Texas executes inmate for strangling El Paso woman in 2002

Nov. 6, 2019 8:04 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas inmate who was a member of a white supremacist gang was executed Wednesday evening for strangling a woman nearly 20 years ago over fears she would alert police about his drug operation. Justen Hall, 38, received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for...

The Latest: Texas man executed in 2002 strangulation

Nov. 6, 2019 7:43 PM EST

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the execution of Justen Hall in the 2002 slaying of Melanie Billhartz (all times local): 6:42 p.m. A white supremacist gang member has been executed for strangling a West Texas woman over fears she would alert police about his drug operation. Justen Hall received a...

Texas executes white supremacist gang member for strangling woman over fears she'd alert police about his drug operation

Nov. 6, 2019 7:41 PM EST
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas executes white supremacist gang member for strangling woman over fears she'd alert police about his drug operation.

Trump Jr claims JFK wouldn't fit in modern Democratic Party

Nov. 5, 2019 12:14 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump Jr. claimed Tuesday that the modern-day Democratic Party has moved so far left it would have rejected President John F. Kennedy as an "alt-right, neo-Nazi terrorist." The president's son launched the broadside against Democrats during an interview on Fox News to promote his...

Heritage of resistance: Reenactment to honor slave rebellion

Nov. 5, 2019 1:35 AM EST

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Against the modern backdrop of oil refineries, strip malls and gated communities, hundreds of reenactors will gather Friday in southeastern Louisiana to remember a time when slavery flourished as a blight on America and some enslaved people fought back. They plan to reenact the largest...

FBI: Man who spoke of hating Jews held in temple bomb plot

Nov. 4, 2019 8:38 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A man who repeatedly espoused anti-Semitic views has been arrested in a plot to bomb a historic Colorado synagogue, federal officials said Monday. The co-conspirators in the plot turned out to be undercover agents, who arrested the man shortly before he planned to bomb the synagogue early...