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Crown Heights Riots – 25 Years Later: A Look Back at Jewish Press Coverage

The leader told W., “If you're not off the streets in a few seconds when I come back, that will be the end of you,” and began to walk away.

Dershowitz to Play Trump in Hillary’s Debate Prep

Mark Green told WNYC the Democratic candidate should have a team of one overall manager, one surrogate, and a team of ten advisers who remind her to smile a lot.

NYC Eliminates Need for Cabbies to Speak English

The TLC estimates that 4% of cab drivers in the city are US born.

More Than 100,000 Students in NY Jewish Day Schools, Yeshivot

The 2015-2016 school year saw a breakthrough of more than 100,000 students in Jewish schools in New York City.

Crown Heights Jews Remember: Prayers for Yankel Rosenbaum, z’l, Hope for Peace

Australian Professor Norman Rosenbaum visits the scene of his brother's murder in Brooklyn 25 years later, denouncing violence with bereaved father Carmel Cato.

JFK Terminal Evacuated After Gunshot Reports [video]

Videos show police searching for the reported shooter and evacuating the terminal.

Chabad-Lubavitch Yeshiva Boys to Finish Rabbinic Studies Before Military Service

Chabad-Lubavitch yeshiva students will be able to finish their rabbinic studies before military service under a new agreement.

Hasidic Men Sentenced to ‘Diverse Community Service’ Picked Chai Lifeline

The judge finally delayed the sentencing by one week, to give the prosecution a chance to check out Chai Lifeline.

Orthodox Jewish Teen Girl to Try for 2020 Tokyo Olympics

A young Orthodox Jewish athlete from New York has her sights set on qualifying for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Rebbetzin Shoshana Schechter, z’l, Wife of Yeshiva Chaim Berlin Head, Rabbi Aharon Schechter

A major source of strength to women in the yeshivishe Jewish world has moved on to the World to Come.

UN Ambassadors Briefed on Israeli Security in Visit to Jewish State

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Danny Danon gave a UN delegation of ambassadors a full geopolitical tour of the Jewish State.

NYC Police Commissioner Bill Bratton Resigns

NYC Police Commissioner Bill Bratton has resigned from his post to take a job in the private sector.

Pope Francis Blesses Righteous Christian Polish Gentiles at Auschwitz-Birkenau

The Chief Rabbi of Poland arranged for the Pope to meet with Righteous Christian Poles at Auschwitz-Birkenau.

NY Cops Stage Traffic Stop So Jewish Guy Can Propose to Girlfriend [video]

The Post, in its unique fashion, used the story to rehash the NYPD bribery scandal involving accusations against the Shomrim.

Sen. Schumer: Democrats Are on the Cusp of a Golden Era

Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) wants Schumer to change the restrictive filibuster rules that cost her a signature energy bill back in 2014.

Law And Order – Or Chaos?

Being anti-prejudice should not require blindness to facts or tolerance of abhorrent happenstances.

Coming to Jerusalem: Louis C.K. and his Jewish Root

Louis C.K. noted that the word “Jew” is “the only word that is the polite thing to call a group of people and the slur for the same group."

Albany Beat

“Investors should be able to trust that their hard-earned money is being is properly managed and is not being pocketed for personal use,” said Schneiderman in a prepared statement.

Exclusive: Jewish Drug Abuse/Overdose Prevention Program Warns About Deadly ‘K2’

A Jewish anti-drug abuse program warns that K2 -- synthetic marijuana -- has become a deadly force on the street.

Israeli Rabbinical Court Revisits Verdict on Conversion

The saga of Israeli validation of conversions performed abroad by Orthodox rabbis continues and moves to the next level.

US, Israel Group to Launch Jerusalem, Manhattan ‘Techotels’

The Techotels will seek to become the central hub for hi-tech entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and executives in NY, Israel and the Bay Area

Two Brooklyn City Pools Still Offering Women-Only Swimming

The New York Civil Liberties Union called the ruling unfair.

Anti-Semitic Brooklyn Teens Attack Jewish Driver in Midwood

Two teens in Brooklyn yelled slurs against Jews. One threw a rock at a Jewish driver, breaking the car window.

NY May Lose One of Its Pro-Israel Congressional Seats to Sanders’ Backed Democrat

Teachout is on the record as opposing NY Gov. Cuomo’s new order prohibiting awarding state contracts to BDS-supporting companies, which has earned her the support to many pro-BDS groups.

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