KSMU News http://ksmu.org/articles/Religion en Results of Latest Anti-Semitism Incident Report Hard to Gauge http://ksmu.org/article/results-latest-anti-semitism-incident-report-hard-gauge-82121 <p>Sunday&#39;s shooting in Kansas City has reignited the conversation about anti-Semitism, hate crimes and how to prevent future incidents.&nbsp; Recent statistics released in an annual report from the Anti-Defamation League suggests that anti-Semitic incidents were down significantly nationwide.&nbsp; But is this a true reflection of societal changes? &nbsp;KSMU&#39;s Theresa Bettmann has this report.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/results-latest-anti-semitism-incident-report-hard-gauge-82121" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Culture Education Religion Arrest Person Location Anti-Defamation League Antisemitism Zionism Theresa Bettmann no Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:28:08 +0000 Theresa Bettmann 82121 at http://ksmu.org Mercy Holds Ribbon Cutting and Blessing for New Rehabilitation Hospital http://ksmu.org/article/mercy-holds-ribbon-cutting-and-blessing-new-rehabilitation-hospital-82088 <p>Patients who need rehabilitation in the Ozarks will now have a new place to go for treatment.&nbsp; Mercy held a blessing and ribbon cutting&nbsp;Wednesday for its new rehabilitation hospital in Springfield.&nbsp; KSMU&rsquo;s Michele Skalicky has more.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/mercy-holds-ribbon-cutting-and-blessing-new-rehabilitation-hospital-82088" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Alliance Religion UPMC Mercy Michele Skalicky no Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:30:00 +0000 Michele Skalicky 82088 at http://ksmu.org Hate Crimes Charges Expected in KC Shootings http://ksmu.org/article/hate-crimes-charges-expected-kc-shootings-81998 <p>The suspect in the shootings at Kansas City&#39;s Jewish Community Center and Village Shalom will face both state and federal charges.&nbsp; Peggy Lowe reports that law enforcement confirmed Monday that Frazier Glenn Cross Junior will likely be charged with hate crimes.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/hate-crimes-charges-expected-kc-shootings-81998" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arrest Indictment Abuse Crimes Hate crime Religion Peggy Lowe no Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:45:48 +0000 Peggy Lowe 81998 at http://ksmu.org Springfield Rabbi Following KC Shootings: We Have to Keep Working on Repairing the World http://ksmu.org/article/springfield-rabbi-following-kc-shootings-we-have-keep-working-repairing-world-81977 <p>The Leader of Temple Israel in Springfield says she feels terrible for the actions that claimed three lives in Kansas City Sunday, but is not surprised by the hatred still present towards certain groups.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/springfield-rabbi-following-kc-shootings-we-have-keep-working-repairing-world-81977" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Culture Religion Arrest Disaster Religion Sherwin Scott Harvey no Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:46:09 +0000 Scott Harvey 81977 at http://ksmu.org Shootings at Jewish Facilities Have Global Impact, Ozarks Ties http://ksmu.org/article/shootings-jewish-facilities-have-global-impact-ozarks-ties-81945 <p>Shootings at the Jewish Community Center and Village Shalom retirement home in Overland Park, Kan. became international news overnight as new details about the tragedy emerged.</p> <p><a href="http://ksmu.org/article/shootings-jewish-facilities-have-global-impact-ozarks-ties-81945" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Company Location Person Location Overland Park, Kansas Religion Laura Ziegler no Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:45:30 +0000 Laura Ziegler 81945 at http://ksmu.org