100 Jewish graves were desecrated in France. A search for the websites that fueled the hate led to the US

But in early December, that is exactly what happened in the small village of Westhoffen in the Bas-Rhin region of Alsace, in eastern France. No one knows exactly when swastikas and anti-Semitic graffiti were spray-painted onto 107 tombstones in the village's ancient Jewish cemetery -- the 42nd anti-Semitic attack in the region in just 18 months. French authorities are taking the matter extremely...

Search for missing hiker at Mt. Baldy continues

Search-and-rescue teams from five counties scoured Mt. Baldy on Thursday searching for a hiker missing since Sunday. Sreenivas “Sree” Mokkapati, a 52-year-old Irvine resident, went missing after getting separated from his group, and search crews have set out on foot and by helicopter each day to try to find him.Multiple times, crews looking for Mokkapati were diverted to rescue other hikers...

With coach Khari Jones signed, Als turn their attention to GM search

Now that Khari Jones is returning as the Alouettes’ head coach — the two sides reached agreement on a three-year deal during Grey Cup week in Calgary, the Montreal Gazette has learned — and until the team’s ownership situation is settled, the next order of business will be hiring a general manager.It would be easy for the Als to hire someone with experience. Should the Canadian Football...