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Hurricane Sandy Still an Unwelcome Guest as Hanukkah Approaches

The destruction of Hurricane Sandy has barely been touched as Hanukkah approachesChana Ya'ar, 11/29/2012, 12:40 PM

Fire Ravages Popular Jewish Manhattan Deli

A raging three-alarm fire ravaged a popular Jewish deli in Manhattan on Sunday, resulting in several minor injuries.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/26/2012, 10:21 AM

Rallies Support Israel's Pillar of Defense in New York, Paris

Thousands are rallying to support Israel's right to defend its citizens in the face of ongoing rocket fire from Gaza.Chana Ya'ar, 11/21/2012, 12:05 PM

NYC to Demolish Hundreds of Storm-Struck Homes

New York City workers are set to demolish at least 200 homes that were damaged beyond repair during Frankenstorm Hurricane Sandy last month.Chana Ya'ar, 11/18/2012, 10:57 AM

Sandy Postpones 'Metziaza Be'Peh' Hearing, Injunction Extended

Manhattan court postpones hearing against new requirement that parents sign a consent form before brit procedure.David Lev, 11/11/2012, 5:05 PM

First Sandy, Now Athena. What's Next for East Coast?

With nor'easter causing new havoc, residents of the East Coast are starting to believe they're living in 'sequel to horror movie'.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/8/2012, 9:46 AM

1.4 Million Still in Dark from Hurricane Sandy

More than a million households are still in the dark one week after Hurricane Sandy struck the Eastern Seaboard of the United States.Chana Ya'ar, 11/5/2012, 11:39 PM

Major US Media Want a Change, Switch Support to Romney

The New York Daily News surprises analysts and endorses Romney, NY Post, Newsday, Florida and Texas newspapers also want a change. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/5/2012, 10:17 AM

‘L-rd on High is Mightier than the Noise of Many Waters’

Sandy has turned back the New York area to the 19th century: No electricity, no trains, and in thousands of cases, no homes. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/31/2012, 10:45 AM

Hurricane Sandy Leaves 38 Dead, NYC Begins Recovery

New York begins recovery as Sandy abates. Thirty-eight people killed by storm.Maayana Miskin, 10/30/2012, 10:17 PM

‘Terrorism 101’ Teaches Terror to Fight Terror

NY police fume over a professor’s telling students to “hypothetically plan a terrorist attack” to help them prepare for intel careers. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/30/2012, 4:13 PM

In Pictures: Sandy Drowns the US; NY ‘Major Disaster Area’

Superstorm Sandy whips through New England, leaving behind $20 billion in damage. Obama declares NY City “major disaster area.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/30/2012, 12:59 PM

Video: Fire Destroys 50 Homes in Hurricane-Flooded Queens

A six-alarm fire destroyed at least 50 homes in Queens, heavy populated by Israelis and US Jews, during the Frankenstorm Sandy storm. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/30/2012, 11:29 AM

Killer Sandy Leaves 16 Dead in US; Explosions at Power Plants

Sandy blows out of New York, leaves 16 dead and threatens more lives in New England. Mother Nature shuts down the Big Apple. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/30/2012, 8:03 AM

Brooklyn Cafe Charged with Adding $25 to Kippa-Wearing Jews

A popular Brooklyn cafe reportedly discriminates against Jews dressed in religious garb by enforcing a $25 minimum.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/22/2012, 2:36 PM

Terror Suspect Held in Plot to Bomb NY Fed

A Bangladeshi national is being held in connection with a plot to bomb the Federal Reserve Bank in New York City.Chana Ya'ar, 10/18/2012, 12:51 PM

New York: Bangladeshi Man Arrested in Bombing Plot

A Bangladeshi man with links to Al-Qaeda arrested on charges of trying to bomb the Federal Reserve building.Elad Benari, 10/17/2012, 11:17 PM

New York City Sued Over Circumcision Laws

A new lawsuit is brought against the city of NYC against the banning of metzitza b'pe.Scott Krane, New York, 10/12/2012, 3:07 PM

NYPD Increasingly Concerned Iran Will Attack Jews in New York

There is ongoing concern within the NYPD over an Iranian-sponsored terrorist attack in New York City, due to area's large Jewish population.Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/11/2012, 2:02 PM

Faith Groups Launch Campaign to Counter Anti-Jihad Subway Ad

Jewish and Christian groups unveil three ad campaigns to counter the "Defeat Jihad" ad posted at some New York City subway stations.Elad Benari, 10/7/2012, 2:50 AM

Terrorism Scare at JFK Airport as PM Headed Back to Israel

A terrorism scare overtook JFK Airport Saturday night, when PM Netanyahu arrived for his flight back to Israel, after addressing the U.N. Rachel Hirshfeld, 10/2/2012, 9:45 AM

Ahmadinejad's Cameraman Seeks Asylum in NYC Amid Growing Fears

A cameraman who accompanied Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to New York for the U.N. General Assembly has applied for asylum in US.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/2/2012, 8:14 AM

Swastika Spray Painted Near Home of Jewish Activists in New City

A swastika was found spray-painted Monday in a New York suburb, near the home of a Jewish activist whose parents survived the Holocaust.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/2/2012, 7:47 AM

Video: NY Muslim Day Speech Lauds ‘Suicide Babies’

A New York State Senator stormed off the stage of a Muslim Day speech by a jihadist who said, “We have the unborn martyrs in our wombs.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/30/2012, 12:23 PM

Search Underway for Missing Brooklyn Teen

Police searching for 17-year-old Tzvi Hersh Stolzenberg, a Brooklyn resident who has been missing since Wednesday night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/30/2012, 2:41 AM

Video: Netanyahu Meets NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg

PM Netanyahu and NYC Mayor Bloomberg meet following UN speech, emphasize the need for "red lines" for Iran.Elad Benari, 9/28/2012, 5:15 AM

Russian-Speaking Jewish Organization Added to UJA Federation

For the first time in 17 years, UJA-Federation of New York has added a new organization to its network, representing Russian-speaking Jewry.Chana Ya'ar, 9/24/2012, 6:07 PM

Posters on 'Savage' Jihad Going Up in NYC Monday

Federal Judge told MTA it must put up pro-Israel ads that call to support 'civilized' Israel against jihad.Gil Ronen, 9/21/2012, 2:41 PM

Video: Two Tornadoes Strike in New York City

Two tornadoes struck New York City on Saturday, causing damage and frightening residents, but resulting in no significant injuries.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/9/2012, 11:42 AM

Chabad Purchases Building on New York's Fifth Avenue

Chabad of Midtown Manhattan has closed on its purchase of a building on 509 Fifth Ave. for just under $40 million.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2012, 4:43 AM

Two Dead in Shootout Near Empire State Building

Shooting and gun battle leaves two people dead outside the Empire State Building. Gunman was laid off last year and killed a co-worker.Uzi Baruch & Elad Benari, 8/24/2012, 5:17 PM

NYC Subway Blast Sends Wave of Panic Down 2nd Ave.

An underground explosion at the 2nd Avenue subway project in Manhattan sent a wave of panic down the streets of NYC Tuesday.Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/22/2012, 12:20 PM

NY Man Sentenced to Prison for Possessing Stolen Torah Scroll

A New York court has sentenced a resident of Liberty to prison for possessing a Torah Scroll stolen from a synagogue in Monticello.Elad Benari, 8/21/2012, 4:14 AM

Two Manhattan Synagogues Receive 'Sacred Sites' Grants

Two synagogues in Manhattan are among the “Sacred Sites” in New York State that have received grants for physical repairs.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/15/2012, 2:20 PM

British Bank Allegedly Hid $250 Billion in Iranian Transactions

A British bank is being accused of scheming with Iran to launder $250 billion, exposing the U.S. financial system to terrorist entities. Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/7/2012, 10:38 AM

NY's Orthodox Jewish Senate Candidate Vows to Drop the 'Pink'

The 22-year-old orthodox Jewish woman running for office in the New York State Senate said that she is planning to "leave the pink at home" Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/2/2012, 5:08 PM

NY Gov. Vetoes Education Bill Benefiting Religious Students

NY Governor Cuomo vetoed a bill that would have made it easier for religious students with special needs to receive tuition reimbursements.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/1/2012, 7:47 PM

Jewish Journalist: Anti-Israel Ads in NY are Also Anti-Semitic

Journalist Dovid Efune explains the danger in the anti-Israel ads that recently appeared in New York train stations.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 7/27/2012, 6:16 AM

Settlement Reached in NY Shabbat Dispute

NY State Attorney General announced a settlement with a company accused of discriminating against Shabbat-observant employees.Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/8/2012, 9:15 AM

Anti-Israel Candidate Demands Recount after Huge Loss

Charles Barron, who has called Israel a “terrorist state," was clobbered in his bid for a Congressional seat but demanded a recount.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/27/2012, 8:49 AM

Gilad Shalit Receives Honorary NYC Welcome

Gilad Shalit met with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, marking the sixth anniversary of his capture. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/26/2012, 9:57 PM

Ad: 'Is This The Man You Want in Congress?'

The ECI has released a new ad documenting the racist and anti-Israel statements made by Democratic congressional candidate Charles Barron. Rachel Hirshfeld , 6/24/2012, 5:20 PM

Israeli ‘Smart Garage’ Helps Cure NY Parking Pain

Israel’s Pango company has parked itself in New York with a “smart garage” app to help cure the headache of parking in New York City.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/24/2012, 4:00 PM

New York Boys Choir Sings in Honor of the "Kids of Courage"

New up-to-beat musical clip pays tribute to the activity of "Kids of Courage" on behalf of children with serious medical conditions.Yoni Kempinski, 6/19/2012, 7:51 PM

NYC Billboard Warns: 'Dear Jew: Shield Your Eyes!'

On the way to Manhattan, Ultra-Orthodox Jews warn: “Dear Jew: You are entering a dangerous place. Shield your eyes.”Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/18/2012, 5:44 AM

Religious Jews Lead New York to Jewish Growth

New York’s Jewish population is on the rise after decades of decline. Researchers credit orthodox birthrates. , 6/12/2012, 8:06 PM

New York: Jewish Man Killed by Train

A Jewish man was killed by a train in New York. Volunteers devastated as they recognize their friend. , 6/12/2012, 5:08 PM

Israeli Start-Up 'GetTaxi' Sets Sights on New York

An Israeli start-up company that developed an app with the ability to locate the nearest cab, plans on launching the service in New York. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/8/2012, 12:15 AM

Yeshiva School Children Injured in NY Crash

Thirty people, including children, suffered minor injuries Tuesday in a yeshiva bus crash in New York City. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/6/2012, 12:26 PM

The Separate 'Jewish' Label Debate at CUNY

In a move sparking outrage, administrators at the City University of New York have decided to label Jews as a distinct minority group. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/5/2012, 9:57 PM

Pro-Israel Groups Boycott NY Parade over BDSers

The Israel Day Parade in New York was attended by supporters of the BDS movement. The 'Concert in the Park' provided the alternative.Elad Benari, 6/5/2012, 6:17 AM

Video of New York’s I Love Israel parade: Moses Was a Zionist

Hundreds of thousands of lovers of Israel lined New York’s streets Sunday for the annual parade. This year’s theme: “Israel Branches Out.”Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/4/2012, 7:46 AM

BDSers Suffer Defeat, Set Sights on Israel Day Parade

14th Street Y revoked decision to host a group that supports targeted boycotts against Israel; BDSers set sights on hijacking Israel Parade.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/31/2012, 3:55 PM

Empire State Building to Shine Blue and White for Israel Parade

The Empire State Building in NYC will be lit up in blue and white, in honor of the Israeli flag, to mark the June 3rd Israel Day Parade. Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/30/2012, 8:42 AM

Governor Mike Huckabee Keynotes at Eagles’ Wings Dinner in NY

1000 applaud as Huckabee terms Israel "beacon of true freedom"; Israel's "Godfather on Wall St" Harvey Krueger honored.Fern Sidman, A7 NY Corr., 5/25/2012, 1:14 AM

Terror in NYC Comparable to 9/11?

Warnings emerging from Capitol Hill suggest that Iran and its terror proxy, Hizbullah, may have ability to attack NYC on 9/11 scale.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/17/2012, 9:43 AM

Bid for New 'Super Jewish' State Senate Seat

Former Councilman Simcha Felder announced a bid for state Senate in a newly created district, which includes Borough Park and Flatbush.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/25/2012, 4:33 PM