(NEW YORK) -- Vilma Kari, 65, was brutally attacked in broad daylight while walking to church in New York City on March 29. The suspect, Brandon Elliot, allegedly kicked Kari in the face and knocked her to the ground where he continued to stomp... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — A suspect sought in the vandalism of four synagogues in a New York City neighborhood has been arrested and charged with "numerous" hate crimes, authorities said. Jordan Burnette, 29, was charged Saturday with burglary as a hate crime and "also faces numerous... Read More.
At the 2021 Oscars on Sunday night, Nomadland director Chloé Zhao became the first woman of color and the first woman of Asian descent to be nominated and to win Best Director. Her win comes as anti-Asian hate crimes are spiking in cities across the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Violence against Asian Americans has grown since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Violence and harassment against Asian Americans continue to make national headlines -- but experts and advocates say some of those attacks may never be tried as hate crimes. Several factors... Read More.
By Jon Haworth, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After seeing constant news reports and one shocking video after another of the recent spate of hate crimes against Asian Americans throughout the country, Maddy Park felt scared."Last week I took... Read More.
BY: JACK ARNHOLZ, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — Rep. Judy Chu, D-Calif., said she "strongly" believes that Atlanta-area spa shootings were hate crimes on ABC's "This Week" Sunday. "I do strongly believe that this is a hate crime. This is a 21-year-old white male who chose, as his... Read More.
By Dr. MISHAL REJA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Crisanna Tang, a New York-based health care worker, was just on her way to work."A man got on the train without a mask," said Tang, a 31-year-old Chinese American born... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With less than 24 hours left in office, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday issued a determination that the Chinese government has committed "genocide" and "crimes against humanity" against Uighurs and other Muslim... Read More.
By JULIA JACOBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A New York man has been charged with hate crimes over a series of attacks on women.Since August, Brooklyn resident Khari Covington, 29, has been accused of attacking nine different women... Read More.
BY: LUKE BARR, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — After a gunman walked into a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, last summer, and killed nearly two dozen — mostly Hispanic — people, investigators discovered a screed allegedly written by the suspect, in which he discussed... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The suspected "Golden State Killer" behind serial rapes and murders across California in the 1970s and 1980s has finally been identified.Joseph James DeAngelo, a 72-year-old former police officer, was arrested this week in the decades-old case.
By EMILY SHAPIRO and MATT GUTMAN, ABC News(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- Joseph DeAngelo, the man suspected of being the notorious Golden State Killer, has agreed to plead guilty to 13 counts of first-degree murder in front of dozens of victims and... Read More.