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Police Investigate Graffiti on Bowie State University CampusAuthorities say they are investigating an incident at Bowie State University where graffiti resembling a swastika was found on a column of the campus's Martin Luther King Jr. Center patio.
Report: Feds Opening Hate Crime Investigation In South Carolina Church ShootingNine people were shot to death in a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina by a white gunman, say authorities.
Police Investigate Hate Messages Spray-Painted on Md. SynagoguePolice are investigating an apparent hate crime after a Gaithersburg synagogue was spray-painted with swastikas and "hate language."
Police Investigating Hate Crime in Montgomery Co.Police are investigating after a racial slur was spray painted on the garage door of a home in Chevy Chase.
Sexual Orientation Won't be Added to Hate Crimes in Va.A bill to add sexual orientation to the definition of hate crimes is dead in Virginia.
Man Pleads Guilty to Stabbing Transgender Girl on TrainA Maryland man has pleaded guilty to stabbing a 15-year-old transgender girl on a Metro train.
Montgomery County Police Investigating Hate CrimeMontgomery County police are investigating vandalism they believe falls into the category of a hate crime.
Va. Mosque Vandalized, Hate-Crime Probe Sought A Muslim rights group is asking the FBI and local police to investigate whether vandalism at a Manassas mosque was a hate crime.
FBI Director: Better Hate Crime Tracking NeededState and local law enforcement need to do a better job of tracking and reporting hate crimes so that we can "fully understand what is happening in our communities, and how to stop it," FBI Director James Comey said Monday.
Holder to Deliver Remarks at Jewish Community Sites in KansasThe Justice Department says Attorney General Eric Holder will travel to Overland Park, Kan., on Thursday to pay tribute to the victims in the shootings at Jewish community sites.
FBI: 62 Percent Of Religious Hate-Crimes Are Anti-JewishAccording to the Federal Bureau of Investigation 2012 Hate Crime Statistics, approximately two-thirds of religious hate crimes are anti-Jewish.
Sikhs Added to Hate Crime Stats The Justice Department will begin keeping numbers on hate crimes committed against Sikhs and six other groups, in connection with Monday's one-year anniversary of the killing of six Sikh worshippers in Oak Creek, Wis.
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