Pittsburgh synagogue shooter Robert Bowers hit with 29 federal charges

Barack Obama Pleads For Gun Control After The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

He was charged in a 29-count federal criminal complaint that included counts of obstructing the exercise of religious beliefs resulting in death - a hate crime - and using a gun to commit murder.

Eleven people were killed when a gunman opened fire at a Pittsburgh synagogue on Saturday.

Several high-profile U.S. lawmakers have declined an invitation to join President Donald Trump on his visit to Pittsburgh to pay tribute to the 11 victims of Saturday's mass shooting at a synagogue, United States media reported on Tuesday. "Hate promulgating more hate promulgating more hate", Myers said.

Other locals said they will survive this incident and be stronger because of it, but will never be the same.

First Lady Melania Trump, along with senior White House advisers Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump, are said to be accompanying the president, and are expected to meet with first responders and community leaders.

Jewish doctors and nurses at Allegheny General Hospital reportedly helped save the life of Robert Bowers, who is accused of killing 11 people at a synagogue in Pittsburgh over the weekend.

"My job isn't to judge him", Dr. Jeff Cohen, the hospital's president and a member of the Tree of Life Synagogue, told Channel 4 News.

Peduto on Monday asked Trump to delay visiting until "we have buried our dead". "And President Trump, he's so divisive and there's such strong feelings on all sides, it will be a distraction", Diamond said.

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Hundreds of mourners dressed mostly in black ringed the perimeter of Pittsburgh's city's oldest and largest synagogue, Rodef Shalom, to pay respect for two intellectually disabled brothers who were killed in Saturday's shooting.

"Where did I get the strength?"

In an open letter to Trump, Jewish group Bend The Arc asked Trump to kindly leave them alone until he denounces white nationalism.

Trump travelled to the historic hub of the city's Jewish community as the first funerals were scheduled to be held for the victims, who range in age from 54 to 97.

He said he hoped Mr Trump wouldn't visit, noting that the president has embraced the politically fraught label of "nationalist".

Chuck Diamond, a former rabbi at Tree of Life who grew up and still lives in Squirrel Hill, echoed Peduto.

The suspected Pittsburgh extremist charged with one of the deadliest rampage attacks on Jews in US history made his first courtroom appearance yesterday and was ordered held without bond hours after prosecutors swiftly declared they will pursue the federal death penalty against Robert Bowers.

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