United Hatzalah matching campaign aims to improve odds of survival from heart attack.
Posted on: December 4th, 2012News & Views → Jewish
A Woodmere synagogue which lost four Torah scrolls in the chaos of Hurricane Sandy received a gift given in the spirit of Jewish brotherhood and Torah values from their kinsmen in Kansas City.
Posted on: December 4th, 2012News & Views → Jewish → Haredim & Hassidim
The former principal of a Jewish high school in Brooklyn was convicted on 75 counts of sexual abuse against three boys.
Posted on: December 3rd, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
Following his comments on Sunday night football advocating for greater gun control, NBC sports announcer Bob Costas is facing growing anger by gun owning football fans who are calling on the NFL to ban Costas. The angry fans have started a Facebook page, entitled “The NFL Should Ban Bob Costas.” The page has over 1500 […]
Posted on: December 3rd, 2012News & Views
For the first time since September 2011, tolls for travelers going in and out of Manhattan are going up.
Posted on: December 3rd, 2012News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Invitations to a fictitious club saying "Jews need not apply" were slipped under the doors of students living in the Harvard University dormitories.
Posted on: December 2nd, 2012Sections → Health and Living
A joint American-Israeli startup has developed the world’s first breathalyzer attachment for smartphones, in order to prevent drunk driving.
Posted on: December 2nd, 2012News & Views
Jewish Hollywood producer Jeffrey Katzenberg was honored for his philanthropic work on Saturday, receiving the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Posted on: December 2nd, 2012News & Views
Bodies in Afghan police and military uniforms littered the entrance of an airfield outside a major US base in Afghanistan Sunday, killed in an apparent suicide attack by the Taliban.
Posted on: December 2nd, 2012News & Views → Middle East → Iran
The Obama administration made a last-minute effort to kill the amendment.
Posted on: November 29th, 2012News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
An amendment to S. 3254, the National Defense Authorization Act would punish both the PA and the UN for a unilateral recognition of a Palestinian "observer state."
Posted on: November 29th, 2012News & Views → News Briefs
Lieberman's apparent endorsement of Rice on Tuesday is largely symbolic.
Posted on: November 29th, 2012News & Views → US → NY
This is not the first time Weiner has reared his head since his awkward exit from office less than 18 months ago.
Posted on: November 29th, 2012News & Views
The record Powerball lottery - $550 million ($360.2 million as a cash option before taxes) - goes to numbers...
Posted on: November 28th, 2012News & Views → Eye on "Palestine"
Israel no longer intends to dismantle the Oslo Accords if Abbas goes through with his UN gambit.
Posted on: November 26th, 2012News & Views → Jewish → Haredim & Hassidim
Rebbetzin Devorah Krinsky, wife of chief aide to the late Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, passed away on Friday night at the age of 74.
Posted on: November 26th, 2012Sections → Health and Living
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) on Monday urged American pediatricians to provide prescriptions for post-intercourse contraception to underage patients, as well as making them aware of the ability to take medications to prevent pregnancy even after engaging in sex.
Posted on: November 26th, 2012News & Views → Jewish
Toys to Discover, a Jewish-owned toy store on 18th Avenue in Borough Park gave away over $10,000 worth of toys to children affected by hurricane Sandy.
Posted on: November 26th, 2012News & Views
An analysis of a recent New York Times article examining the presidential voting trends of all the New York precincts determined that almost all Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods voted for Republican candidate Mitt Romney over Democratic incumbent Barack Obama.
Posted on: November 22nd, 2012News & Views → Middle East → Egypt
International media are touting the Israel-Hamas ceasefire agreement as a political boon for Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, saying the brokering of the deal has made the new president a “major regional player”.
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