Ruth Bager Ginsburg Hospitalized With 3 Broken Ribs

November 8, 2018 By Getty Images Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was hospitalized Thursday morning with three broken ribs, after falling in her office Wednesday evening, the New York Times reported. Ginsburg went home after her fall, but experienced discomfort throughout the night, Kathy Arberg, a Supreme Court spokeswoman, said in a …

Steve King Condemned By Iowa Jews As 'Crusader' For Pittsburgh Shooter's Racism

Getty Images (JTA) — Two Jewish leaders in Iowa condemned Rep. Steve King for being “an enthusiastic crusader for the same types of abhorrent beliefs held by the Pittsburgh shooter.” In a letter to the Des Moines Register published Tuesday, Alan Steckman, president of Adas Israel in Mason City, and John Pleasants, president of the …

Pittsburgh Penguins Will Auction Off 'Stronger Than Hate' Jerseys

October 30, 2018 By The Pittsburgh Penguins will wear “stronger than hate” patches on their jerseys during their Tuesday night game, in honor of the 11 people killed over the weekend in a mass shooting at a synagogue in their city, the National Hockey League reported. The patch will feature the hockey team’s modified logo, …

Meet PIttsurgh Mayor Bill Peduto, The 'Adopted Jew' Who's Leading Resistance

Bill Peduto, the mayor of Pittsburgh, could be easily be mistaken for a Jew in the right setting. Lately he has sported a white beard with horn-rimmed glasses; his penchant for puns and jokes is well-known. And for Peduto, the murder of 11 congregants at the Tree of Life synagogue on Saturday was more than …

Dodge Ball, Psalms And Explaining 'Bad Man' To Fourth Graders Of Pittsburgh

Elementary school students at Hillel Academy of Pittsburgh had a few surprise guests during recess: Mayor Bill Peduto and two police officers newly assigned to protect the Jewish school. “I wanted to introduce you to two of my friends,” Peduto told the children in the play area on Monday afternoon. “They’re Pittsburgh police officers. They’re …