The leadership of the Satmar Chasidim in New York announced that they are backing of Brooklyn Borough president Eric Adams for mayor after previously endorsing his closest competitor former Democratic mayoral candidate Andrew Yang.
"This is a horrible tragedy but even in so much darkness had police not trapped them in the store this could have been much worse."
The two men discussed the "unlimited possibilities for cooperation between New York City and the State of Israel in technology, innovation and tourism."
The timing was gruesome. The Port Authority showed off the view from the new WTC now under construction on day after there was a different view - possible remains were found of 9/11 terror victims.
The sellout crowd that filled Citi Field on Sunday night wore black and white, not the New York Mets’ blue and orange. And instead of jeering the Philadelphia Phillies or Atlanta Braves, they faced a foe that was, intheir view, far more formidable: the World Wide Web.
For the first time, the head of UNESCO has rejected an entry to the Memory of the World registry that passed its advisory board.
Governor Kathy Hochul has also signed an executive order to divest state money from Russia-linked businesses until the federal government lifts its sanctions.
Yeshiva University hired a new faculty member convicted of inappropriate sexual behavior with boys, according to the Forward. The university, which is facing a major...
Most of Borough Park is considered a hot zone, based on what the governor described as coronavirus diagnosis data.
NY Mayor Bill de Blasio will deliver the keynote address at the annual Conference of Mayors, on the topic of how cities can challenge anti-Semitism.
Racial tensions in the New York town of Ramapo, near Monsey, flared Wednesday when two men and a women were arrested for firing a...
The NYC transit system has banned all political advertising. An anti-Jihad ad series was the impetus for its move.
An old, heavy coffee-table transformed into a beautiful dreidel-shaped menorah stand now sits not far from the bimah at the shul where, one year ago, a terrorist stormed into the house of the community’s Rabbi hoping to kill as many Jews as he could.
NYC lawmaker Laurie Cumbo presses Miami-Dade officials to find Rabbi Joseph Raksin's murderer.
"Last Thursday there were seven countries and 17 states that found cases. Today, there are 13 countries and 25 states that investigated and found cases."
I will come, at my own expense, to debate Jimmy Carter on Carter's own human rights record. If Cardozo will have me, I will come and provide the students, the administration and anyone else that is interested, with a first rate debate about the meaning of human rights and they can decide whether what Jimmy Carter has done, constitutes human rights or human wrongs.
The victim was married only a week ago.
The attacks are under investigation by the NYPD Hate Crime Task Force.
His wife showed up at his bedside after his recovery, her face covered with a mask, he asked her when was Pesach, and she said, Two weeks ago.
The three new laws support the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act goal of an 85 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
A pattern emerges.
Yeshiva University has terminated Akiva Roth, 42, after past sexual misconduct came to light, officials said Friday.. The university admitted that it had “erred”...
A New York man born in Yemen has been charged with trying to recruit for ISIS.
Families without WiFi at home were given MiFi mobile hotspots.
The gala featured gourmet food, an open bar, casino-style games, and luxury prizes, including high-end jewelry, artwork, and spa getaways.
Top Israeli singer Ninet Tayeb gave a special tribute performance to Leonard Cohen at the conference’s gala event on Saturday night.
New York City mayors have been outspoken defenders of Israel since its establishment – and of the Zionist cause even before that.
The theme of this year's parade was "70 and Sababa!" (70 and Awesome!) to express just how far the Jewish State has come since her rebirth in 1948 and just how awesome her accomplishments truly are.