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NY approves 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

Congregation to appeal ruling on 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

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 a game changer

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

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 NY 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

Polish NY consulate picketed for 'Shoah 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 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 4.4 percent

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

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

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 security patrol charged with bribery

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

7 facts 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

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

Would-be synagogue bomber 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: 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: Reactions to Jew, 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

Notes from the New York 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

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

Group: Probe of NY yeshivas stalled by politics

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

What to expect ahead of the New York primary

Debra Messing, matzah baking, bashert making -- what to expect ahead of the New York primary.Ron Kampeas, 4/8/2016, 12:53 AM

Trump’s grave in Central Park?

A tombstone for Donald Trump mysteriously appeared in New York’s Central Park for a short time Sunday.Shoshana Miskin, 3/28/2016, 12:34 PM

First Israeli supermarket to open in US

Osher Ad to open branch in New York catering to local Haredi community.Shoshana Miskin, 3/21/2016, 9:24 AM

Body of Jewish man found in Hudson River

Medical examination confirms body discovered in New York’s Hudson River is Jewish man who went missing two months ago.Shoshana Miskin, 3/20/2016, 8:02 PM

Protest against ignored 'American Intifada'

Hundreds of Russian-speaking Jews warn of growing violence and anti-Semitism in New York, claiming authorities, media ignore the danger.Matt Wanderman, 3/19/2016, 8:25 PM

First American ISIS recruiter given 22 years

Mufid Elfgeeh sentenced to 22.5 years in prison after trying to recruit FBI informants to ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2016, 2:57 AM

Mezuzah stolen from Manhattan home

Rabbi says New York police refused to process a complaint after a mezuzah was stolen from his Manhattan home, claims he is not the first.Ben Shaul, Shoshana Miskin, 3/17/2016, 4:06 PM

Bill to end anti-Semitism in New York classrooms

NY Assemblymen launch new bill creating a textbook commission in NY state, blocking pro-Islamic anti-Semitic materials.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2016, 7:31 PM

New York school holds World Hijab Day

Parents were not informed in advance, and many were angry. Experts say that the hijab is actually not an Islamic requirement.Hillel Fendel, 2/15/2016, 2:12 AM

Jewish man seriously wounded in New York stabbing

Footage shows attacker fleeing after stabbing yeshiva student in the back in Crown Heights; police believe it was a hate crime.Ari Soffer, 2/10/2016, 9:27 PM

New York passes legislation against BDS

New York State Senate passes bill that prohibits the state from doing business with companies that seek to boycott Israel.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/22/2016, 10:06 PM

New Year's Eve 'ISIS bombing' thwarted in New York

Muslim convert nabbed planning a bombing or machete attack against New Year revelers, after swearing allegiance to ISIS.Ari Yashar, 12/31/2015, 7:29 PM

Protest in NY over alleged Shin Bet torture

The protest against the alleged torture of the Duma suspects came to New York, where a demonstration took place outside the Israeli embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2015, 2:15 AM

New Yorker pleads guilty to being ISIS recruiter

One of first ISIS members caught in US admits to gathering donations and fighters for jihadist group.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2015, 7:20 AM

New York man tried to kill Muslims with X-rays

Eric Feight sentenced to 8 years in prison for trying to build what he thought was a mobile x-ray device to kill Muslims.Tova Dvorin, 12/16/2015, 8:14 PM

Anti-Semitic attack in New York Judaica store

Muslim man walks into Judaica store and commits brazen anti-Semitic attack, before escaping.Ari Soffer, 12/1/2015, 10:23 PM

Amazon pulls ads with Nazi symbol

Amazon pulls ads for a television show that featured the Nazi German eagle on the New York subway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2015, 5:44 AM

New York officials: No credible ISIS threat

Video that surfaced Wednesday showing ISIS carrying out attack on TImes Square is months old, NYPD says.Yaakov Levi, 11/19/2015, 8:03 AM

Jewish man punched in Crown Heights

Jewish man punched in the face by attacker who said he is "tired of Jews", hours after a Jewish EMS worker was stabbed.Ben Ariel, 11/5/2015, 3:15 AM

Thousands in New York Chant 'We Stand With Israel'

Mass pro-Israel rallies take place in Times Square, Rome and Madrid, demanding backing for terror-beleaguered Jewish state.Nitsan Keidar, 10/19/2015, 11:04 AM

Yeshiva Students Attacked with Firebomb

In an incident last Friday, a man tossed a firebomb at two yeshiva students in Manhattan. They weren't hurt.Ben Ariel, 10/12/2015, 4:48 AM

New York Schools to Close for Muslim Holiday

More than 1,800 public schools in New York to close for Eid al-Adha Thursday, fulfilling mayor's campaign pledge.Ben Ariel, 9/24/2015, 4:03 AM

NYPD Investigates BB Gun Attacks on Orthodox Jews

Two victims injured in Kew Garden Hills in 10 days; city council members reveal both looked identifiably religious.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2015, 11:25 AM

NY Judge Allows Kapparot Ritual Despite Lawsuit

Animal rights group claim 2,000 year-old ritual, in which chickens are given to the poor, is a 'public nuisance' and 'animal cruelty.'Tova Dvorin, 9/16/2015, 8:11 PM

New York Man Charged with Supporting ISIS

42 year-old the latest American to be charged with supporting Islamic State, purchasing weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/29/2015, 9:42 PM

Who Killed the Jewish Jeweler from Queens?

Family of well-known jeweler Aron Aranbayev offering reward for information leading to the arrest of those who ran him over last Sunday.Uzi Baruch, 7/24/2015, 9:04 PM

Thousands at Times Square Denounce Iran Deal

At least 10,000 people gather in New York to denounce the Iran deal and call on Congress to reject it.Elad Benari, 7/23/2015, 2:43 AM

NY Students Get $4.5 Million in Anti-Semitism Case

Federal judge approves settlement for 5 students from school district that ignored ongoing anti-Semitic verbal and physical assaults.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2015, 1:53 PM

New York School District to Pay for Anti-Semitism

The district will pay out $4.5 million for "deliberate indifference" to years of anti-Semitic abuse in different schools and grades.Hillel Fendel, 6/29/2015, 8:20 PM

New York Manhunt After Escaped Murderers Heats Up

Convicted murderers spotted as they elude massive manhunt, focus of search shifts to rural town of 2,000 people.Ari Yashar, 6/22/2015, 9:28 AM

Fourth Suspect Arrested in Thwarted NY Attack

Fourth American arrested in the greater New York area on allegations of supporting ISIS.Ben Ariel, 6/19/2015, 4:42 AM

Watch: NY Assembly Passes Anti-BDS Resolution

'From 1948 to today attacks against Israel have happened weekly,' says Assemblyman Hikind, promising a bill in the near future.Ari Yashar, 6/18/2015, 10:16 PM