(NEW YORK) -- Antisemitic incidents in the U.S. reached an all-time high in 2021, according to the Anti-Defamation League's latest annual report. The organization recorded 2,717 incidents of assault, harassment and vandalism -- the highest number of incidents on record since the ADL began tracking... Read More.
(NOTE LANGUAGE) Jon Stewart is casting curses -- and spells -- at Newsweek for its coverage of comments he made about Harry Potter. The magazine published a headline on Tuesday reading, "Jon Stewart accuses [creator] JK Rowling of antisemitism in Harry Potter." The article then expanded on comments that Stewart made... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden is condemning a rise in antisemitic attacks across the United States as "despicable, unconscionable, un-American," saying they "must stop." "I will not allow our fellow Americans to be intimidated or attacked because of who they are or the faith they... Read More.
By LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. Capitol Police confirmed Tuesday that an officer has been suspended pending an investigation after an anti-Semitic document was spotted near a security checkpoint.A copy of the "Protocols of the Meetings of... Read More.
By LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (MIAMI) -- The Miami Heat have announced center Meyers Leonard will be away from the team indefinitely after Leonard used an anti-Semitic slur while streaming a video game he was playing on Twitch. “The Miami HEAT vehemently condemns the... Read More.
BY: LEIGHTON SCHNEIDER, ABC NEWS (MIAMI) -- The Miami Heat have announced center Meyers Leonard will be away from the team indefinitely after Leonard used an anti-Semitic slur while streaming a video game he was playing on Twitch. “The Miami HEAT vehemently condemns the... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- It looks like Nick Cannon will be able to fulfill his dream of having is own talk show after all. Lionsgate’s Debmar-Mercury and Fox Television Studios have committed to a fall launch of a daytime talk show helmed by The Masked Singer host, according to... Read More.
By AARON KATERSKY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Jersey City Police Detective Joe Seals never suspected the white, nondescript U-Haul van parked in Bayview Cemetery posed a threat.Seals did not draw his weapon as he approached the van. He never... Read More.
By IVAN PEREIRA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The family of Roald Dahl, the author of several classic children's books including Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and The Witches, issued an apology over the author's past anti-Semitic comments.The statement,... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO and WILL STEAKIN, ABC News(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- A speaker scheduled to appear on the second night of the Republican National Convention was pulled from the lineup hours after she promoted an anti-Semitic QAnon conspiracy theory on Twitter.
(LOS ANGELES) -- After a whirlwind of a week, Nick Cannon has decided to take some time off. Cannon, who hosts the Los Angeles-based radio show Nick Cannon Mornings, shared the news in a tweet on Thursday. "Morning radio family. I have decided to take some time away... Read More.