The disruption during a musical that tells the story of a Jewish family persecuted in tsarist Russia, takes place just weeks after 11 people were murdered in a synagogue.
A white man stabbed Ann Marie Washington in a subway station and "started punching her in her face because she was Black," a witness said.
Mike Espy, a Black man, in a runoff election against Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith said her comment has "no place in our political discourse, in Mississippi, or our country."
"It's incredible that a president would travel to France for this significant anniversary — and then remain in his hotel room watching TV," David Frum said on Twitter.
"Florida law requires an automatic machine recount in any race where the margin of victory is within one half of one percentage point."