Bereaved Father: Jewish Unity, Strength is My Consolation

Gabriel Sassoon mourns his seven children in a heartrending letter, asks Jewish people to take a good deed upon themselves in their merit.Tova Dvorin, 3/27/2015, 1:13 PM

Fire Safety Session in Wake of Flatbush Tragedy

Lawmakers, fire safety experts converge to take action to prevent more tragedies in Brooklyn.Eliran Aharon, Tova Dvorin, 3/27/2015, 8:34 AM

Jewish Man Shot Dead in Brooklyn

29-year-old Russian Jew shot twice in the chest on Ocean Parkway; police say motive of murder remains unclear.Ari Yashar, 3/24/2015, 6:59 PM

Flatbush Fire Tragedy: 'Accept and Surrender to G-d's Will'

Jewish community unites in grief after 7 children burn to death, with funeral participants saying such moments 'only make us stronger.'Eliran Aharon, 3/23/2015, 12:10 PM

Bereaved Father: 'Where Will I Go Now?'

Seven children killed in electrical fire en route to Israel for funeral; father, neighbors mourn.Eliran Aharon and Tova Dvorin, 3/22/2015, 1:35 PM

7 Jewish Children Burn to Death in Brooklyn

Children aged 5 to 15 in one family die after a Sabbath hot plate apparently malfunctioned.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2015, 10:06 PM

Brooklyn House Fire 'An Unbelievable Tragedy'

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio visits the scene of tragic fire which killed an Orthodox Jewish family, says what he saw is 'unimaginable.'Tova Dvorin, 3/21/2015, 8:33 PM

New York Gunman Invited Passersby to Watch

The gunman who ambushed two police officers in Brooklyn approached people on the street and told them, "Watch what I'm going to do."Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2014, 4:42 AM

Two NYPD Officers Shot Dead in Brooklyn

Two uniformed NYPD officers shot dead while sitting in their police car in Bedford-Stuyvesant.Ben Ariel, 12/21/2014, 1:10 AM

Teen Charged in Anti-Semitic Beating of Israeli Rabbi

NYPD have arrested a suspect, 15, in the anti-Semitic Brooklyn subway attack. The Israeli victim is in the US being treated for cancer.Cynthia Blank, 11/20/2014, 2:06 PM

Jewish Man Attacked at Brooklyn Subway Station

Haim Ovanounou assaulted by three anti-Semites who beat him, called him a 'dirty Jew' in a NY subway station.Cynthia Blank, 11/19/2014, 8:01 AM

NY Jewish Leader Attacked Outside Barclay's Center

Leonard Petlakh suffers broken nose at the hands of pro-Palestinian demonstrator, after game between Brooklyn Nets and Maccabi Tel Aviv.Cynthia Blank, 10/12/2014, 10:21 AM

Pro-Palestinian Groups to Protest Maccabi Tel Aviv Game in US

In the weeks after Operation Protective Edge, Maccabi Tel Aviv to be met by Pro-Palestinian protestors at their preseason games in the US.Cynthia Blank, 10/2/2014, 8:28 AM

Brooklyn Salutes Israel

Major rally in support of Israel drew thousands in Brooklyn Thursday.Uzi Baruch, Brooklyn, 8/8/2014, 8:56 AM

Stark Murder Indictment to be Read Monday

A construction worker is accused of brutally murdering Brooklyn landlord Menachem Stark.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/5/2014, 11:25 AM

'Knockout Game' Hits Boro Park

Samuel Pearl, Borough Park resident, is punched to the ground while returning home from work; youths left him there like it was routine.Tova Dvorin, 11/24/2013, 9:10 AM

Brooklyn: Anti-Semitic Attacks Continue in 'Game' to Hurt Jews

Brooklyn rabbi cites rise in similar anti-Semitic attacks as a 'game' by local gangs to 'knock out the Jew'. Police: 8 attacks since Sept.Tova Dvorin, 11/16/2013, 7:53 PM

Brooklyn: Jew Hurt in Anti-Semitic Attack

Jewish man the victim of random anti-Semitic street attack in Brooklyn.Eliran Aharon, Maayana Miskin, 9/29/2013, 11:17 AM

Shooting in Brooklyn Kills Baby in His Stroller

Antiq Hennis' parents were pushing him in his stroller when he was suddenly shot as the family crossed Livonia Avenue.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/2/2013, 2:20 PM

Brooklyn Street to be Named for Murdered Jamaican-Jewish Convert

‘Yoseph Robinson Ave.’ named after Orthodox Jewish convert, gunned down protecting girlfriend three years ago.Ari Soffer, 8/19/2013, 4:33 PM

Swastika Scrawled in Busy Brooklyn Jewish Neighborhood

A swastika didn’t even raise eyebrows this week when it appeared on a central street corner in the Midwood section of Brooklyn.Chana Ya'ar, 7/11/2013, 10:23 AM

NYC Rep: No Room for Apathy in the Face of Hate

Brooklyn politician Jumaane Williams says local anti-Semitism ‘very disturbing,’ calls for an end to apathy.Eliran Aharon, New York, 6/18/2013, 11:37 AM

New York: Muslim Teen Arrested After Harrassing Jew on Subway

New York Police arrested a Muslim teen who yelled anti-Semitic slurs at a Jewish man on the subway, then tried to resist arrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2013, 4:43 AM

'Police and Elected Officials Are Very Supportive'

New York-based author Yossi Gestetner addresses the burning of mezuzot in an apartment building in Brooklyn this week.Eliran Aharon, New York, 4/12/2013, 9:45 PM

Police Nab Man Accused of Burning Dozens of Brooklyn Mezuzot

The alleged perpetrator responsible for burning a dozen mezuzot in Brooklyn has been taken into police custody. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/10/2013, 8:58 PM

Burned Mezuzot Found in New York on Yom Hashoah

11 mezuzot were burned in an apartment building in Brooklyn as Jews marked Holocaust Remembrance Day.Elad Benari, 4/9/2013, 4:15 AM

'Spider-Man' Filmmakers Shift Schedule for Passover

Producers agreed to rearrange filming of "Spider-Man” after complaints by the Jewish community in Brooklyn. Arutz Sheva staff, 3/24/2013, 8:08 PM

Passover Filming of 'Spider-Man' Plagues Brooklyn Jews

Brooklyn Jews are blasting the producers of “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” movie for plans to film in the area during the Passover holiday. Rachel Hirshfeld , 3/19/2013, 5:43 PM

Suspect Indicted in Fatal Brooklyn Hit-And-Run

A Brooklyn man was indicted for fatal hit-and-run that killed a rabbinical student, his pregnant wife and their baby. Arutz Sheva staff, 3/14/2013, 8:58 PM

NYC Hit-and-Run Killer Due in Court Again Wednesday

Meanwhile, driver of livery cab that carried the Glaubers says he'd trade his life for theirs.Gil Ronen, 3/10/2013, 7:32 PM

Suspect in Fatal Brooklyn Accident Turns Himself In

The suspect in the hit-and-run that killed a hassidic couple in Brooklyn has turned himself into police.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2013, 3:14 AM

Baby of Killed Hassidic Couple Dies Despite Doctor's Efforts

A day after a car crash claimed the lives of a hassidic couple in Brooklyn and their son was born prematurely, the baby died as well.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2013, 6:12 AM

New York Hareidi Couple Killed On the Way to Hospital

A hareidi-religious man and his pregnant wife were killed in an accident on their way to a hospital in Brooklyn. The baby survived.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2013, 12:12 AM

Bloomberg Says Brooklyn College Should Hold Anti-Israel Event

New York Mayor defends Brooklyn College’s decision to co-sponsor a discussion about the BDS movement.Elad Benari, 2/7/2013, 5:16 AM

NYC Mayoral Candidiate Blasts Brooklyn College for BDS Event

New York City Democratic mayoral candidate joined in the chorus of opposition directed at Brooklyn College for co-sponsoring BDS event.Rachel Hirshfeld , 2/3/2013, 1:46 PM

Brooklyn College Co-Sponsors BDS Event, Sparking Outrage

Brooklyn College’s political science department is co-sponsoring an event aimed at promoting the BDS movement against the state of Israel. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/31/2013, 7:07 PM

Police Recover Stolen Brooklyn Torah Valued at $30,000

A Brooklyn Torah that was reported to be stolen and estimated to be worth around $30,000 was found, according to officials. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/22/2013, 5:41 PM

Bleach Attack on Advocate for Jewish Victims of Sexual Abuse

A fishmonger hurled bleach at an advocate for victims of sexual abuse. Both are members of Brooklyn's Orthodox Jewish community. Chana Ya'ar, 12/14/2012, 2:42 AM

5,000 Chabad Emissaries Converge on 770 Despite Sandy

Thousands of Chabad "shluchim" came to the Rebbe's home in Brooklyn for the annual get-together. Photos & video.Gil Ronen, 11/11/2012, 8:54 PM

Two Brooklyn Jews Among Hurricane Sandy Victims

The daughter of a prominent local activist and her male friend crushed by a fallen tree in Brooklyn during Hurricane Sandy.Elad Benari, 10/31/2012, 4:45 AM

Swastika Painted in Elevator of Brooklyn Building

A swastika was found painted in the elevator of a building in a Jewish section of Brooklyn on Tuesday.Elad Benari, 10/25/2012, 6:15 AM

DA's Office Confirms: All Charges Dropped Against Ehud Halevy

The Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office announced that it has dropped all criminal charges against Ehud Halevy.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/23/2012, 12:57 PM

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

Thousands Sign Petition to Drop Charges Against Ehud Halevy

Petition calling for the dismissal of charges against beaten Ehud Halevy has garnered over 9,600 signatures.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/22/2012, 1:29 PM

Missing Brooklyn Teen Found Alive, Healthy

A teenage boy who went missing in Brooklyn after Yom Kippur has been found alive and healthy, according to New York City police. Chana Ya'ar, 10/3/2012, 8:31 AM

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

NJ Congregation Offers Reward for Info on Missing Teenager

A New Jersey congregation offers a reward for information leading to the return of an Englewood teenager who disappeared.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2012, 3:45 AM

'A Miracle Here' – No Deaths in Crown Heights Blaze

An “open miracle” occurred in Crown Heights overnight Monday morning when everyone escaped with their lives from a blazing building.Hana Levi Julian, 9/3/2012, 6:17 PM

Levi Aron Sentenced to 40 Years for Leiby Kletzky's Murder

The man who confessed to murdering and dismembering eight-year-old Leiby Kletzky in Brooklyn will spend 40 years to life in prison.Hana Levi Julian, 8/30/2012, 4:00 PM

Police Arrest Man in $10,000 Menorah Theft

Police said they have arrested a man who stole an antique menorah valued at approximately $10,000 from home of prominent rabbi.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/29/2012, 4:58 PM

First Orthodox Jewish Holocaust Museum to Open in Brooklyn

Brooklyn’s first Holocaust museum, the first Holocaust museum in the world to focus on Orthodox Jews, will open next spring. Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/9/2012, 7:28 PM

Police Hunt Suspect in Murder of Jewish Brooklyn Businessman

New York police are hunting a suspect in Thursday’s murder of Brooklyn store owner Isaac Kadare. Rewards have been posted for information Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/5/2012, 10:33 AM

Levi Aron to Plead Guilty to Murder of Leiby Kletzky

The suspected killer of 8-year-old Leiby Kletzky is set to plead guilty on August 9 to the crime in a plea bargain deal.Hana Levi Julian, 8/2/2012, 9:06 AM

Fury Rages in Williamsburg Over 'The Right to Bare Arms'

Ultra-Orthodox business owners in Williamsburg are trying to ban customers who do not adhere to a strict dress-code from entering stores.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/26/2012, 9:38 AM

Beggar Threatens to Stab Yeshiva Student in Brooklyn

A beggar drew a knife over the weekend and threatened to stab a yeshiva student in Crown Heights. Residents trying to solve beggar problem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2012, 2:14 AM

Anti-Semitism in Brooklyn Reaches New Heights

Lawmakers expressed outrage over the recent escalation of anti-Semitic attacks in Brooklyn, N.Y.Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/20/2012, 8:33 PM

Jewish Neighborhood in Brooklyn Defaced with Swastikas

The Borough Park Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn was defaced with Nazi swastikas in a half-dozen different spots on Friday.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/16/2012, 1:16 AM