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Jewish rapper memorial in New York defaced

Incident is part of a wave of racist and anti-Semitic incidents around the country since Donald Trump’s election victory.Shlomo Vile, 11/20/2016, 9:20 AM

Tefillin recovered from garbage dump

Haredi volunteers in New York find lost set of Tefillin accidentally thrown out by owner.Ben Shaul, 11/16/2016, 1:49 PM

Trump-themed swastika graffiti found in upstate New York

Graffiti that included a swastika and seemed to reference Trump's campaign slogan found in an upstate New York town on Election Day.JTA, 11/11/2016, 3:02 AM

NY village, town to pay hassidim for discrimination

Upstate New York village and its host town will pay $2.9 million to settle lawsuit alleging they tried to stop new housing for hassidim.JTA, 10/27/2016, 6:19 AM

Protesters decry bookstore banner comparing Trump to Nazis

Upstate New York bookstore display contains the name "Trump" superimposed over a Nazi flag.JTA, 10/21/2016, 5:41 AM

Staten Island synagogue feuds with Kars4Kids entity

Orthodox congregation on Staten Island feuding in court with a Jewish group associated with Kars4Kids.JTA, 10/20/2016, 3:00 AM

NY Hebrew charter school network awarded $4.9M federal grant

U.S. Department of Education gives a $4.9 million grant to a New York-based network of Hebrew-language charter schools.JTA, 10/14/2016, 1:50 AM

New York Jewish newspaper endorses Clinton

For the first time in its history, The Jewish Week of New York endorses a presidential candidate - the Democratic one.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/11/2016, 11:15 PM

11 injured in train accident on Long Island

11 people suffer injuries in an accident involving a Long Island Rail Road passenger train and a work train.Ben Ariel, 10/9/2016, 6:28 AM

Watch: Netanyahu buys books in Manhattan

Between his meeting with Obama, the UN speech and his meetings with Trump and Clinton, Netanyahu bought some books at a New York store.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2016, 12:21 AM

After bombings, New Yorkers cop an Israeli attitude

New Yorkers show resilience after recent explosions.Andrew Tobin, 9/23/2016, 4:30 AM

'My workers survived by keeping Shabbat'

Daniel Peretz, the owner of a store and furniture gallery in the heart of Manhattan, tells how Shabbat observance saved his life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2016, 2:46 PM

Swastika carved on NY train attracts commuter's attention

Swastika carved into a seat on the Long Island Rail Road captures the attention of a commuter.JTA, 9/22/2016, 4:53 AM

Bomber charged with use of weapons of mass destruction

Federal prosecutors charge Ahmad Rahami, arrested the bombings in New York and New Jersey, with four counts.Ben Ariel, 9/21/2016, 4:44 AM

New York bombing suspect to be charged with attempted murder

Ahmad Rahami, apprehended in Linden, New Jersey, to be charged with attempted murder and gun related offences.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 1:06 AM

Ayelet Shaked in rousing speech in New York

Justice Minister speaks at 'Hovevei Zion' conference led by Dr. Joe Frager and produced by Arutz Sheva, and received rousing applause.Eiran Aharon, 9/19/2016, 4:16 PM

US: Search for 'armed and dangerous' terrorist

Police are searching for Ahmad Khan Rahami who is suspected of planting the bomb that wounded 29 people in Manhattan.Shai Landesman, 9/19/2016, 3:11 PM

25 injured in explosion in Manhattan

25 people suffer minor injuries in explosion in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan which may have been caused by an explosive device.Ben Ariel, 9/18/2016, 5:30 AM

Rising anti-Semitism on CUNY campuses in New York

ZOA protests investigators' conclusion that there's nothing to do about it.Hillel Fendel, 9/14/2016, 9:36 AM

Investigation opened into Trump Foundation

New York Attorney General opens investigation into Donald J. Trump Foundation to make sure it’s complying with charity laws.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2016, 3:44 AM

Jewish equestrian champion killed in riding accident

Rebecca Weisbrod, 21, lost her life on the training tracks of New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2016, 4:29 PM

NY Mayor de Blasio: BDS on the wrong side of history

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio defended Israel in the face of BDS movement: 'It's a matter of being consistent with progressive values.'Kobi Finkler, 8/23/2016, 8:04 AM

30 attend stranger's funeral in New York

Galvanized by a Facebook post, 30 people showed up for a funeral where only the rabbi and the funeral director were expected.Rachel Kaplan, 8/22/2016, 4:56 PM

New York man pleads guilty to planning ISIS-style attack

New York man accused of planning New Year's Eve machete attack pleads guilty, faces up to 20 years in prison.Ben Ariel, 8/12/2016, 3:12 AM

US hassidic schools agree to improve secular education

After investigation by Department of Education, hassidic schools in NY agree to improve secular curriculum, but don't specify how.Shai Landesman, 8/7/2016, 8:11 PM

Watch: NYPD officers help Jewish man with wedding proposal

Three New York Police Department police officers stage a fake traffic stop as part of a Jewish man's wedding proposal.JTA, 8/1/2016, 3:27 AM

Former Rabbi of Aleppo, Syria, dies in New York at 93

Rabbi Yom Tov Yedid, formerly the Rabbi of the ancient Jewish community of Aleppo, dies after a distinguished career in Torah scholarship.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2016, 11:25 AM

Rabbi to Pope: Remove church from Auschwitz

Rabbi Avi Weiss writes: "A church does not belong at the largest Jewish cemetery in the world.”JTA, 7/28/2016, 8:17 PM

IDF orphans gain strength in America

Orphans of IDF soldiers are celebrating their coming of age, together, in a trip to America.Rachel Kaplan, 7/27/2016, 1:28 PM

'Anti-Semitic' rhetoric in NY Congressional race

Candidate Keith Wright shares article accusing opponent of not helping community because he is Jewish.Matt Wanderman, 6/22/2016, 11:49 AM

Jewish businessman arrested in ongoing federal corruption probe

Brooklyn Jewish businessman, three New York police officers arrested in a wide-ranging federal corruption investigation.JTA, 6/21/2016, 3:02 AM

Assault rifles and Nazi paraphernalia found in New York home

29-year-old with a assault rifles, bomb-making instructions and Nazi paraphernalia in his home arrested on weapons charges.JTA, 6/20/2016, 5:34 AM

NY approves more oversight, funding for Orthodox school district

New York’s state legislature approves bill providing greater oversight of East Ramapo School District.JTA, 6/20/2016, 4:00 AM

NY congregation to appeal ruling on historic Touro Synagogue

Congregation Shearith Israel in New York to appeal a federal court ruling stripping its control of historic synagogue in Rhode Island.JTA, 6/15/2016, 6:29 AM

Watch: Parents of kidnapped teens bring unity to America

Parents of Naftali Frankel, Eyal Yifrah, and Gilad Sha'er stress the importance of unity at New York festival.Yoni Kempinski, 6/10/2016, 1:14 AM

Cuomo's anti-BDS order seen as game changer by both sides

New York Governor's executive order opposing BDS shouldn’t have made a splash — but it did.Ben Sales, 6/8/2016, 1:57 AM

American Jewish leaders laud Cuomo's anti-BDS move

Conference of Presidents welcomes anti-BDS Executive Order signed by New York Governor.Ben Ariel, 6/7/2016, 3:12 AM

UJA applauds New York Governor's anti-BDS moves

UJA-Federation of New York lauds Governor Cuomo for directing state entities to divest all public funds supporting BDS.Ben Ariel, 6/6/2016, 2:43 AM

NYPD search for illiterate anti-Semitic vandal

Police hunt man caught on video painting swastika on Manhattan building, who evidently needs spelling lessons.Shoshana Miskin, 5/29/2016, 8:02 PM

Jews and guns

To carry or not to carry - in today's world, is that even a question we should be asking anymore?Larry Gordon, 5/24/2016, 8:54 PM

Watch: How do people react to a Jewish-Muslim couple?

Social experiment tests perceptions in New York neighborhoods.Shoshana Miskin, 5/16/2016, 8:23 AM

Uzbek man charged in New York over ISIS terror plot

Azizjon Rakhmatov charged along with four suspected accomplices, after offering to engage in 'acts of martyrdom' for ISIS on UN soil.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2016, 4:55 PM

Activists picket Polish NY consulate over 'Holocaust whitewash'

200 demonstrators protest attempts by Polish government to 'deny Polish war crimes during the Holocaust.'JTA, 5/10/2016, 10:40 PM

11-year-old charged in blaze outside Crown Heights Jewish school

11-year-old boy charged with setting fire to a school bus outside a Jewish school in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.JTA, 5/10/2016, 3:53 AM

Jewish school enrollment in NY up by 4.4 percent in one year

Enrollment in New York State’s Jewish day schools and yeshivas increased by 4.4 percent last year.JTA, 5/4/2016, 3:25 AM

Sheldon Silver, NY power broker, sentenced to 12 years

Former New York State Assembly Speaker sentenced to 12 years in federal prison on corruption charges.JTA, 5/4/2016, 2:07 AM

What we know, and don't know, about how Jews voted in New York

Some scant concrete data about how Jews voted in the presidential primaries in New York.Uriel Heilman, 4/21/2016, 12:53 AM

Ex-leader of Orthodox security patrol charged with bribing cops

Former Shomrim leader charged in federal court with bribing New York police officers.JTA, 4/20/2016, 1:49 AM

7 things to know about New York Jews ahead of state primary

With the Jewish vote to prove decisive for both parties in New York's primaries, some facts the candidates would do well to consider.Uriel Heilman, 4/19/2016, 6:31 PM

Jewish vote critical in GOP New York primary vote on Tuesday

Kasich, Cruz canvas NY Jewish voters, while Trump touts Jewish ties as Orthodox Jewish vote plays important role in Tuesday's GOP primary.David Rosenberg, 4/19/2016, 8:42 AM

Terrorist who planned to blow up NYC synagogues attempts suicide

Algerian Muslim immigrant to US in a medically-induced coma after trying to kill himself in prison; claimed guards had 'taunted' him.JTA, 4/18/2016, 10:58 AM

Cruz says Trump supporters act like 'union boss thugs'

Ahead of New York primary, Republican candidate Ted Cruz accuses opponent staffers of violent tactics.Shoshana Miskin, 4/14/2016, 8:59 AM

Watch: How do people react to a Jew and Muslim walking together?

Social experiment tests perceptions in Jewish, Muslim and mixed neighborhoods. The results are telling.Ari Soffer, 4/13/2016, 10:17 AM

The Hasidic bloc vote, and notes from the NY primary campaign

In New Square, hassidim vote on their rabbi's instructions; how Ted's Cruz-ing for the Jews; and Bernie's New York vs. Hillary's New York.Uriel Heilman, 4/12/2016, 10:53 PM

NYPD arrests suspect wanted for stabbing Israeli tourist

Homeless man taken into custody in connection with stabbing of an Israeli man last Friday.David Rosenberg, 4/11/2016, 9:13 PM

Jewish man stabbed during robbery in Manhattan

Hasidic Israeli slashed in the face and the arms at the Bleecker St. station in possible hate crime.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/8/2016, 9:30 PM

Official probe of NY yeshivas stalled by politics, group charges

Group says New York has not followed through on promises to investigate Hasidic yeshivas accused of not teaching basic subjects.JTA, 4/8/2016, 4:09 AM