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Three years after the Tree of Life shooting, Pittsburgh remembers the 11 worshippers killed

Hundreds of people gatheredin Schenley Park to honor those who died or were injured, condemn antisemitism and promote unity throughout the city.

By Katie Blackley/WESA

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Architect behind World Trade Center memorial to redesign Tree of Life synagogue

Tree of Life Rabbi Jeffrey Myers said the new space is the beginning of the synagogue’s efforts to create a “Makom Kodesh,” a safe space for the community.

By Lucy Perkins/WESA

Pittsburgh writers look back on Tree of Life shooting in new book

“Bound in the Bond of Life: Pittsburgh Writers Reflect on the Tree of Life Tragedy” features essays by two dozen writers.

By Bill O'Driscoll/WESA

Plan outlined for donations in Pittsburgh synagogue attack

The largest share, just over $3 million, will go to the families of those killed and to two people who were seriously injured.

By The Associated Press

Lawyers fight death penalty for synagogue shooting suspect

Lawyers for the suspect in the synagogue shooting that killed 11 people in Pittsburgh are challenging the potential death penalty as unconstitutional.

By The Associated Press