Synagogue

Joseph Paul Franklin (Credit: Missouri Department of Corrections)

White Supremacist Serial Killer Executed In Missouri

Joseph Paul Franklin, a white supremacist who targeted blacks and Jews in a cross-country killing spree from 1977 to 1980, was put to death Wednesday in Missouri, the state’s first execution in nearly three years.

11/20/2013

Synagogue Graffiti

Hate Graffiti Scrawled On East Lakeview Synagogue

Police are investigating hate graffiti that was found sprayed on a synagogue and Jewish school in the East Lakeview neighborhood.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2012

Shepherd's Temple Baptist Church, originally built as the Anshe Kanesses Israel synagogue, is vacant and slated for demolition, but activists are seeking to save the 100-year-old structure. (Photo courtesy Preservation Chicago)

Activists Trying To Save 100-Year-Old Synagogue On West Side

An historic West Side synagogue has been from the wrecking ball for at least one more day.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2012