French consulate in New York evacuated after bomb threat

French consulate in New York briefly evacuated following bomb threat.Ben Ariel, 4/23/2017, 6:05 AM

New York State to establish hate crimes task force

New York Police man new task force, work with Division of Human Rights.JTA, 4/19/2017, 10:29 AM

New York Congressman pushes for tax credits for large families

Congressman Jerold Nadler reintroduces legislation allowing larger families to receive proportionally larger tax credits.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2017, 9:55 AM

'America means letting people be people.'

Photo of hassidic Jewish couple, nursing Muslim woman on NYC subway goes viral.JTA, 4/19/2017, 7:53 AM

Killer of 6-year-old New York boy given 25 years

Pedro Hernandez, convicted for the 1979 murder of Etan Patz, sentenced to 25 years to life in prison.Ben Ariel, 4/19/2017, 5:20 AM

Robbers beat, rob sexton of Flatbush synagogue

Intruders break into, rob, Chabad synagogue in Flatbush, beat and rob caretaker.Haim Lev, 4/17/2017, 11:49 PM

Upstate NY man charged with hate graffiti on his own home

Man claiming to be a convert to Judaism arrested for hate-crime hoax. Local Jewish leaders say he never converted.JTA, 3/22/2017, 10:38 PM

New York prepares for super-snowstorm

New York prepares for 12-18 inches of snow, residents run to supermarkets to stock up on supplies.Chana Roberts, 3/13/2017, 2:59 PM

'We'll fight anti-Semitism aggressively'

NY Governor Cuomo, Israeli President Rivlin speak at Holocaust Museum in Jerusalem following wave of anti-Semitic incidents in US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2017, 3:52 PM

Swastikas discovered on property in New York

Swastikas, vulgar graffiti discovered on vehicles and homes in suburb of Buffalo.Ido Ben Porat, 2/26/2017, 2:58 AM

New York unveils grant to combat anti-Semitism

New York state takes steps to combat spike in anti-Semitism and hate crimes.Ben Ariel, 2/24/2017, 3:45 AM

Swastikas found in LA, NY

Papers with hand-drawn swastikas left on homes in LA. Swastika found drawn in the hallway of building in WilliamsburgJTA, 2/17/2017, 4:27 AM

ADL to honor commuter who cleaned anti-Semitic subway graffiti

New York commuter who led cleanup of anti-Semitic graffiti on subway being honored by the Anti-Defamation League.JTA, 2/15/2017, 2:30 AM

Murderer of 6-year-old New York boy convicted

Jurors convict former store clerk of 1979 murder of six-year-old Etan Patz in New York.Ben Ariel, 2/15/2017, 1:13 AM

Man shoves Jewish woman, calls her 'dirty Jew' on NY subway

Man with German accent shoves Jewish woman, spews anti-Semitic rants, on NY subway.JTA, 2/4/2017, 7:19 PM

Cartoon depicting IDF soldiers on NY exam called 'offensive'

Political cartoon dealing with Israel-PA conflict appears on New York state Regents exam.JTA, 2/2/2017, 5:29 AM

New York Jewry protests anti-Israel UN Resolutions

New York rabbis organize rally outside UN to call on Congress to cut funding to Israel-obsessed organization.Gary Willig, 1/13/2017, 10:27 AM

Massive blaze in Queens, NY, destroys Jewish businesses

Massive fire in Queens, New York, destroys more than a dozen businesses, most Jewish owned, causing millions of dollars in damages.JTA, 1/1/2017, 6:48 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

Prominent Jewish congressman, Israel supporter dead at 94

Benjamin Gilman, a Republican who served in House of Representatives for 30 years, passes away.David Rosenberg, 12/19/2016, 1:12 PM

ADL decries attack on Muslim police officer and son in NY

Anti-Muslim attacks have "absolutely no place in our neighborhoods," says Anti-Defamation League.JTA, 12/7/2016, 5:50 AM

TV series billboard shows Statue of Liberty giving Nazi salute

New advertisement for Amazon TV series “The Man in the High Castle” shows the Statue of Liberty giving a Nazi salute.JTA, 12/7/2016, 4:57 AM

New York releases blacklist of BDS-supporting companies

New York state releases a blacklist of 13 foreign companies that support the anti-Israel BDS movement.Elad Benari, 12/6/2016, 3:42 AM

Jewish man killed in freak accident in Williamsburg

Member of Satmar Hasidic community in New York killed after his jacket became caught in a truck.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2016, 10:47 PM

NY governor orders statewide hate crimes unit

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo orders the formation of a new statewide hate crimes unit following an "explosion of hate crimes".JTA, 11/22/2016, 5:10 AM

Osher Ad - now in the US

Popular Israeli supermarket chain opens up first store in the US.David Rosenberg, 11/21/2016, 12:47 PM

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