1,562 New Yorkers Die of COVID-19, Total US Death Toll is 5,810

In New York City, the death toll rose Thursday to 1,562 -- nearly a third of the entire death toll of America.

Netanyahu Sidesteps Coronavirus Again

Netanyahu was in the vicinity of Health Minister Yaakov Litzman.

Israeli Death Toll Reaches 36 as COVID-19 Cases Approach 7,000

The Health Ministry reports one out of every seven Israelis with the COVID-19 coronavirus is from Bnei Brak.

Pandemic Prompts Prayer at Home, Online Through America, According to Latest Pew Study

On a recent Wednesday morning, East Coast time, thousands of Orthodox Jews stopped what they were doing to recite a series of psalms all at the same time.

New Rochelle Young Israel Members Donate Blood Antibodies to Fight COVID-19

Antibody levels will be studied by medical professionals from Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center.

Israeli Scientists Say Coronavirus Vaccine Could Be Ready for Human Trials by June

“We are in the final stages and within a few days we will hold the proteins – the active component of the vaccine.”

Mix-Up Leads to Wrong Coronavirus Funeral in New York

“I’m sorry,” he told the shocked family. “We took out the wrong casket. Please wait while I return this casket and bring out Mr. Grunwald.”

After Recovering from Coronavirus, Father and Son Return to Work at MDA

Menachem said that after being a patient himself his “outlook is completely different.”

Israel Successfully Raises $5 Billion in Largest Bond Issue Ever

Bank of America Securities, Barclays Bank, Goldman Sachs, and Citibank acted as underwriters for the issue.

HMO Head: 35% of Bnei Brak’s 200,000 Residents Have Contracted the Coronavirus

"Bnei Brak is a city with an unusually high percentage of adults in the population, and if we do not prepare, we'll find ourselves with a lot of dead people in Bnei Brak," Prof. Sa'ar warned.

I’m an Intensive Care Physician who Contracted Coronavirus

Could I actually have the virus? I’m supposed to be the one treating the sick, not the other way around.

Bar-Ilan to Test Autonomous Vehicle to Transport Coronavirus Patients

"We are proud to be at the forefront of research and technology in the field of autonomous travel and its adaptation to combat the coronavirus."

Senior IDF Officers Petition High Court to Compel Prosecution of Breaking the Silence

Rachel Mattar of the Prosecution allegedly admitted that "there is no doubt that the soldiers were questioned about operational activities that appear to have little relevance to the stated goals of Breaking the Silence.”

Christian-Jewish Coalition Raising Funds for Jerusalem’s Needy

"Some 6,000 families in Jerusalem with children in these schools normally have the respite of a structured educational framework."

31 Deaths from Coronavirus in Israel, 11 Since Wednesday, 6,211 Sick

Approximately 8,000 tests for the coronavirus were run on Wednesday by MDA teams around Israel.

Minister Litzman Contracted COVID-19, Gerrer Rebbe, Belzer Rebbe, Mossad Chief Quarantined

It looks like Yaakov Litzman has functioned as the Typhoid Miriam of this pandemic, sending to quarantine many in Israel's political and communications leadership.

Florida Gov. Joins 30 States, Issues Lockdown Order

In New York City, the death toll has reached 1,139, with a total of 44,915 more people who are sick.

Netanyahu: ‘Please Wear Masks,’ Bnei Brak Closure, & Pesach Money for Families

"Each family with children under age 18 will receive NIS 500 per child, up to the fourth child. “Senior citizens will receive an additional NIS 500."

How the CARES Stimulus Act Can Financially Help You and Your Business

Watch (and read) an important webinar titled Navigating Regulatory Changes, covering the latest “CARES” stimulus act as well as other relief initiatives and how they affect you, your business or organization.

Adopt-A-Safta Offers Seder Boxes to Safely Bring Passover to Quarantined Israelis

“Nothing in the Jewish calendar is more familial and communal than Seder night."

Israeli COVID-19 Death Toll Reaches 26, Confirmed Cases 6,092

The good news: at least 226 Israelis have recovered from the virus.

Israeli Defense Minister Confirms Unrestricted Entry of Hundreds from Pandemic Hot Spots

According to Defense Minister Naftali Bennett, his proposal to impose restrictions on arrivals from the U.S., Italy, Spain and France was turned down • Bennett for greater Israeli self-reliance in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

Who By Fire, Who By Water, Who By COVID-19, And Who Gets My Respirator?

I am not familiar, and neither is my rabbi, with a Jewish view that says an older person is deserving of a lesser medical or other attention than a younger person based on their age difference alone.

Where’s Waldo?

Here's to the crowded scenes of the future!

Islamic Waqf Takes Advantage of Temple Mount Closure to Conduct Illegal Digs

The semi-official Waqf slogan is: "Destroying Jewish artifacts and history since June, 1967."

Interview with Former Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein

Outgoing Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein has a lot to say about the events of the past few months. Having recently become the first Knesset Speaker in history to resign, he says he's learned to stand up for his principles, even if it comes at a price.

Daily Stormer Webmaster ‘Zoombombing’ Jewish Webinar, Exposing Swastika Tattoo

Andrew Auernheimer, whose mother told Newsweek he has Jewish relatives on both sides of his family, is nevertheless the webmaster for The Daily Stormer. 

PA Deploys Troops in Eastern Jerusalem to Quell Spread of Coronavirus

The Palestinian Authority is worried that Arab residents from Jerusalem will infect Arab residents of the PA.


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