NYC warns of measles outbreak among Orthodox Jews in Brooklyn

New York City health department warns of measles outbreak in Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods in Brooklyn, urges parents to vaccinate children.JTA, 11/4/2018, 3:20 PM

Arsonist sets fires at 7 different Jewish sites in Brooklyn

Suspect reportedly arrested after yeshivas, synagogues said to have been targeted in Hasidic area of Brooklyn.Tal Polon, 11/4/2018, 10:24 AM

Anti-Semitic graffiti found in Brooklyn

Paint daubed on Brooklyn synagogue reading "Kill all the Jews".Tzvi Lev, JTA, 11/2/2018, 8:12 AM

Watch: Jew attacked in Brooklyn

Footage shows attack on Jew in Crown Heights. Police treating as hate crime.Mordechai Sones, 10/17/2018, 8:55 PM

Attack on Brooklyn Hassidic man case of mistaken identity?

62-year-old Lipa Schwartz brutally beaten in what appears to be case of mistaken identity. 'I'll never forget the trauma'.David Rosenberg, 10/15/2018, 10:37 AM

NYPD says Brooklyn attack was a hate crime

New York police determine the assault of an Orthodox Jewish man in Brooklyn was a hate crime.Elad Benari, 10/15/2018, 2:03 AM

Watch: Illegal Torah celebration leaves 1 arrested in Boro Park

Celebration escorting Torah scroll turns ugly when NYPD orders unauthorized march to disperse. Police need additional units to handle riot.Tzvi Lev, 10/8/2018, 10:04 AM

Watch: Israeli Chabad Hasid saves NYC man's life

Member of Chabad movement performs CPR on African American man who collapsed in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.David Rosenberg, 6/21/2018, 4:39 PM

Man subjected to anti-Semitic harangue on Brooklyn subway speaks

'We say "Never Again" but do we mean it?'Mordechai Sones, 5/28/2018, 10:08 PM

Yeshiva student assaulted in Crown Heights

Orthodox Jew from Chabad-Lubavitch movement assaulted in Crown Heights, following 2 similar attacks in area in recent weeks.JTA, 5/2/2018, 2:07 PM

Jewish man assaulted in Crown Heights

Jewish man beaten and choked while walking home from Shabbat services in Brooklyn.Ben Ariel, 4/22/2018, 11:39 PM

Anti-Semitic firefighter assigned to Borough Park?

Locals up in arms after NYC firefighter and son of ex-fire commissioner assigned to predominantly Orthodox Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn.David Rosenberg, 4/22/2018, 4:46 PM

Hasidic school officials plead guilty to embezzling millions

Two senior officials at Brooklyn hasidic school plead guilty to reporting falsely to obtain millions for school.Tzvi Lev, 4/1/2018, 8:50 AM

'Israel is a great country that gives us great hope'

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams: The world has become too tolerant of anti-Semitism. We must not tolerate it.Yoni Kempinski, New York, 3/16/2018, 11:48 PM

Brooklyn: Accident kills 2 children, injures their mothers

Children, 4 and 1, killed in Brooklyn accident that put their moms in hospital.JTA, 3/7/2018, 1:20 PM

Brooklyn residents demonstrate against matzah factory

Satmar matzah bakery spews 'toxic coal smoke,' residents say they have to wear masks to walk to the subway.JTA, 3/5/2018, 7:11 PM

Lawsuit: NY principal discriminated against Orthodox therapist

Orthodox Jewish woman employed as occupational therapist at NYC school claims she was discriminated against by principal.JTA, 2/15/2018, 10:53 PM

Why did Trump congratulate haredi couple at their wedding?

'Melania and I join you in celebrating this joyous occasion.'Tzvi Lev, 1/11/2018, 2:54 PM

'I saw Dad running back into the fire to save them'

Teen survivor of tragic Brooklyn house fire recalls father's attempts to save family. 'I tried to go inside, but everything was burning.'David Rosenberg, 12/22/2017, 9:34 AM

Watch: Remembering the victims of the Brooklyn fire disaster

Israeli and American Jews remember mother, 3 children killed in Hanukkah fire, recall unbelievable kindness of family.Yoni Kempinski, 12/20/2017, 4:49 PM

Fire Department confirms Hanukkah menorah behind Brooklyn fire

Investigators confirm suspicions that Hanukkah menorah, left unattended overnight, was cause of tragic fire that killed 4 in Brooklyn.David Rosenberg, 12/19/2017, 10:36 AM

Thousands mourn at Brooklyn house fire victims' funeral

Remains of the four members of the Azan family killed Monday to be flown for burial in Israel.David Rosenberg, 12/19/2017, 9:41 AM

FDNY chief says father a hero in Brooklyn fire

Father risked his life to save 2 of the children in deadly fire that killed his wife, 3 children.Gary Willig, 12/18/2017, 9:54 PM

Deadly Brooklyn fire may have been caused by Hanukkah menorah

Law enforcement investigating whether Hanukkah menorah sparked blaze that killed mother, 3 children from Israeli family in Brooklyn.Gary Willig, 12/18/2017, 7:45 PM

Family killed in Brooklyn fire was Israeli

Father, surviving children in serious condition after fire kills mother, 3 children in Brooklyn.Gary Willig, 12/18/2017, 5:43 PM

Tragedy in Brooklyn: 4 killed in house fire

4 killed, 10 injured when Brooklyn home goes up in flames.David Rosenberg, 12/18/2017, 4:42 PM

Jewish man killed in road rage incident in Brooklyn

65-year-old Jewish man run over and dragged for two blocks in Brooklyn.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 11/10/2017, 10:21 PM

Attempted murder of haredi man in Williamsburg

Non-Jew tries to kill his haredi boss in Brooklyn after getting fired.Tzvi Lev, 10/29/2017, 8:09 AM

Sukkah blocks Brooklyn woman from escaping apartment fire

Woman injured when her sukkah prevents her from escaping apartment fire through her balcony.JTA, 10/16/2017, 10:56 PM

ADL offers reward for info on Brooklyn assault

Anti-Defamation League condemns attack against Orthodox Jewish woman in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/28/2017, 3:46 AM

Health club compensates Jewish woman for refusing to allow skirt

US court: Orthodox woman can wear skirt during workout in settlement with Lucille Roberts chain.JTA, 9/14/2017, 1:38 PM

28-year-old Jewish man killed in Brooklyn traffic accident

Flatbush resident and Darchei Torah alum killed in traffic accident over weekend.David Rosenberg, 9/4/2017, 9:03 AM

Watch: Funeral of Boro Park fire victims

Mourners pay last respects to 2 who perished in Brooklyn house fire.Gary Willig, 8/29/2017, 4:35 PM

Israeli man murdered in New York - over parking dispute

23-year-old Israeli man stabbed to death by Haitian immigrant in Brooklyn during dispute over double-parked car. Suspect in custody.David Rosenberg, 8/15/2017, 10:16 AM

Man arrested for arson of Brooklyn ‘mitzvah bus’

No hate crime charge in arson against famous hassidic bus featured in Jewish music videos and festivals.JTA, 8/1/2017, 6:31 PM

Vandal carves 30 swastikas into wet concrete in Brooklyn

Police search for vandal filmed carving dozens of swastikas in Jewish neighborhood.JTA, 7/11/2017, 3:26 PM

Watch: Was torching of 'Mitzvah bus' a hate crime?

Iconic 'Mitzvah bus' in Brooklyn was targeted by vandals before going up in flames this week. Was arson an act of anti-Semitic hate?Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2017, 8:55 AM

Jewish artist's minibus torched

Vandals in Brooklyn burn colorful bus belonging to local Jewish artist.Gary Willig, 6/26/2017, 9:29 PM

Brooklyn man issued death certificate while on life support dies

Hospital had issued death certificate for stroke victim against wife's wishes after declaring him brain dead.JTA, 6/25/2017, 10:35 PM

Passenger dies on El Al flight from Israel to New York

Brooklyn woman stops breathing in middle of flight to New York, dies suddenly on way home from Bar Mitzvah.David Rosenberg, 6/5/2017, 9:24 AM

Couple who swindled banks will not serve jail time

After an extended legal battle involving extradition, haredi couple who swindled $130,000 from banks escape jail sentence.Gary Willig, 5/12/2017, 10:04 AM

Arsonist torches Brooklyn Jewish school’s bus with holy books

Unidentified man started a fire in a Jewish school’s bus in Williamsburg, Brooklyn using religious books he found in the vehicle.JTA, 5/3/2017, 9:30 PM

Motorcyclist strews anti-Semitic flyers in Brooklyn neighborhood

Pesach holiday marred by man throwing flyers with anti-Semitic cartoons and Holocaust denial in busy part of large hassidic neighborhood.Gary Willig, 4/16/2017, 5:11 PM

'Are New York taxpayers funding rabid anti-Semite's appearance?'

NY Assemblyman demands Brooklyn Public Library pull lecture series by Hezbollah-supporting activist Norman Finkelstein.Gary Willig, 3/19/2017, 6:04 PM

Man convicted of assaulting Brooklyn Jew flees to Turkey

New York man who was convicted of assaulting the head of the Brooklyn Jewish Y flees the country.JTA, 2/28/2017, 3:31 AM

Israeli tourist arrested for climbing Brooklyn Bridge

NY Police arrest Israeli tourist for taking selfie on Brooklyn Bridge.JTA, 2/25/2017, 10:40 PM

Brooklyn matzah bakery damaged in fire

Matzah bakery in Brooklyn heavily damaged in a two-alarm fire.JTA, 2/24/2017, 2:08 AM

Crown Heights driver threatens to shoot Jews

Driver threatens to shoot a crossing guard and a child outside a Jewish day school in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.JTA, 1/27/2017, 3:32 AM

Brooklyn train derails, over 100 injured

A Long Island Railroad train crashed in Brooklyn Wednesday, over 100 injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2017, 7:40 PM

2 menorahs vandalized in Brooklyn

Two menorahs vandalized on Brooklyn playgrounds during Hanukkah.JTA, 12/30/2016, 5:56 AM

Rachel Freier becomes official US judge

US court swears in first female haredi judge, Lipa Schmeltzer sings US anthem during ceremony.Haim Lev, 12/24/2016, 9:09 PM

Brooklyn man hit with ice chunks as teens shout slur

Two teenagers throw chunks of ice at an Orthodox man in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Williamsburg while shouting a slur.JTA, 12/23/2016, 5:01 AM

FBI reportedly arrests Brooklyn Satmar activist

FBI reportedly arrests a Brooklyn Satmar community activist. The charges are unclear.JTA, 12/23/2016, 3:32 AM

Brooklyn teen tells cops on dad at JFK

13-year-old boy reports dad to airport cops; police take boy to hospital, arrest dad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2016, 6:12 PM

Brooklyn mother who lost 7 children to fire plans family center

A Brooklyn mother who lost seven children in a house fire said that she wants to build a center for families on the site of her razed home.JTA, 12/5/2016, 5:59 PM

Hundreds protest hate at park named for Beastie Boys member

Hundreds gather for anti-hate rally at a vandalized Brooklyn park named in memory of late Beastie Boys singer.JTA, 11/22/2016, 1:58 AM

The Power of Unity - NY Jewish music event of the year - Sunday

This Sunday, Power of Unity concert featuring Jewish music superstars Dudu Fisher, Gad Elbaz, rapper Nissim Black, and Lipa Schmeltzer.Baruch Gordon, 11/10/2016, 8:33 PM