First lady tests negative for coronavirus

US President says his wife tested negative for the novel coronavirus.Elad Benari, 3/24/2020, 3:10 AM

Trump: The US wasn't built to be shut down

Trump says his administration will work to allow local economies to “cautiously resume” activities at the appropriate time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2020, 1:35 AM

Ivanka Trump emotional message: 'We're united in this together'

Ivanka Trump thanks 'heroic first-responders and health-care professionals - the front line in this effort to keep our nation functioning.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2020, 10:01 PM

Biden to start searching for running mate in a few weeks

The former US Vice President last week pledged he would pick a woman as his running mate.Ben Ariel, 3/23/2020, 6:46 AM

Senator Rand Paul tests positive for coronavirus

Kentucky Republican becomes first senator to have tested positive for COVID-19.Elad Benari, 3/23/2020, 3:12 AM

Trump activates National Guard in several states

National Guard activated in New York, California and Washington which have been hit hard by COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2020, 1:08 AM

Brooklyn: Hundreds in isolation after being infected

According to reports from weekend, dozens are in moderate to serious condition, some of whom are on respiration and need people’s prayers.Michal Levi, 3/22/2020, 1:45 PM

Pence and second lady test negative for coronavirus

US Vice President and his wife test negative for coronavirus after one of his staffers contract the virus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2020, 4:55 AM

FAA halts flights to New York, Philadelphia airports

FAA temporarily halts flights to NY, Philadelphia airports after trainee tests positive for coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2020, 9:27 PM

Pence staffer diagnosed with coronavirus

Unidentified Pence staffer diagnosed with coronavirus. Spokesperson: Staffer didn't come in contact with Pres. Trump or VP Pence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2020, 8:14 PM

Watch: White House holds press briefing on coronavirus

Trump and members of Coronavirus Task Force speak to press about outbreak and containment efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2020, 7:07 PM

Trump offers funding for 'inclusion' projects

Trump administration offers $1 million in funding to empower ‘marginalized’ Israelis.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 3/21/2020, 6:57 PM

Watch: Trump calls NBC correspondent 'a terrible reporter'

President Donald Trump berates NBC's Peter Alexander during briefing about coronavirus pandemic.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/20/2020, 10:44 PM

Cuomo orders nonessential workers to stay home

New York Governor announces that all workers in nonessential businesses are required to stay home in order to fight coronavirus.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/20/2020, 9:10 PM

'Coronavirus feels like World War II'

Duvi Honig, CEO and Founder of Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce, speaks with Arutz Sheva about how the US is handling coronavirus.Yoni Kempinski, 3/20/2020, 10:14 AM

Washington: Man arrested for anti-Semitic threats

White nationalist arrested for allegedly making anti-Semitic threats against his neighbor.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/20/2020, 9:56 AM

Watch: A wedding in the streets of Crown Heights

Young couple leaves roof of convertible open so that community members can stand on their porches, wave, and offer congratulations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2020, 8:23 AM

5 Jewish NGOs join appeal to Congress for cash infusion

Charitable nonprofits require $60 billion in funds to maintain operations, letter says.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 3/20/2020, 8:08 AM

Tulsi Gabbard ends presidential bid

Hawaii lawmaker drops out of the 2020 presidential contest, endorses former Vice President Joe Biden.Ben Ariel, 3/20/2020, 5:23 AM

Trump cancels G7 meeting due to coronavirus

Trump cancels in-person meeting of G7 leaders at Camp David, will hold a video-conference instead.Ben Ariel, 3/20/2020, 2:36 AM

Coronavirus cases in NYC reach 3,615

The number of coronavirus cases in New York City doubles to 3,615. So far there have been 22 deaths.Elad Benari, 3/20/2020, 12:01 AM

Stock Market: Will there be another 2008?

President Trump is ready to invoke Defense Production Act to expand production of vital hospital equipment. What’s the impact of that?Mordechai Sones, 3/19/2020, 9:40 AM

Second US lawmaker tests positive for coronavirus

Rep. Ben McAdams of Utah says he tested positive for COVID-19 and is in self-quarantine.Elad Benari, 3/19/2020, 3:03 AM

Sanders: Lift the sanctions on Iran

Democratic presidential hopeful says US sanctions on Iran should be lifted in order to help it fight coronavirus.Elad Benari, 3/19/2020, 2:01 AM

Florida congressman tests positive for coronavirus

Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart becomes first member of Congress to announce that he has tested positive for COVID-19.Elad Benari, 3/19/2020, 1:27 AM

New Rochelle attorney wakes from coronavirus coma

Man at center of New Rochelle coronavirus outbreak regains consciousness after nearly 3-week coma.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/18/2020, 9:29 PM

Watch: Trump, Coronavirus Task Force hold press conference at WH

White House Coronavirus Task Force news conference.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2020, 6:07 PM

Sanders may drop out of presidential race

Vermont Senator 'assessing' his campaign after devastating loss in Florida primary.Gary Willig, 3/18/2020, 4:07 PM

Trump: Border with Canada to close to 'non-essential traffic'

Trump announces that the US will temporarily close its border with Canada to “non-essential traffic” due to coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2020, 3:59 PM

White House adviser speaks with rabbis about coronavirus

Avi Berkowitz, adviser to US Pres. Trump, speaks with 15 Jewish leaders about what the coronavirus guidelines mean for their communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2020, 8:54 AM

Biden wins Florida, Illinois and Arizona

Multiple networks project that former Vice President will win primaries in all three states which voted on Tuesday.Elad Benari, 3/18/2020, 5:07 AM

All 50 states report cases of coronavirus

West Virginia reports first confirmed case of coronavirus, becoming the final US state to announce the virus spread within its borders.Ben Ariel, 3/18/2020, 1:13 AM

100 people test positive for coronavirus in Borough Park

Over 800 people test positive for coronavirus in New York City, including 100 in Hasidic neighborhood in Brooklyn.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/17/2020, 10:10 PM

Toronto restaurants urged to temporarily close

Health officials in Toronto recommend closure of restaurants, bars, nightclubs and theaters to prevent further spread of COVID-19.Elad Benari, 3/17/2020, 4:37 AM

Trump: Avoid gathering in public spaces

US President urges Americans to avoid traveling and gathering in public spaces, says coronavirus outbreak could last into July or August.Elad Benari, 3/17/2020, 4:14 AM

Biden declared winner of Washington state primary

Former US Vice President wins five out of six states that voted on March 10.Elad Benari, 3/17/2020, 3:12 AM

US government to lose billions in tax revenue

The US government is expected to lose billions over the closure of popular entertainment and tourist venues., 3/16/2020, 9:31 PM

Statewide curfew in New Jersey over coronavirus

Al restaurants and theaters in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut ordered closed until further notice over coronavirus.Gary Willig, 3/16/2020, 8:50 PM

Canada closes its borders

Prime Minister Trudeau announces new rules barring non-citizens from entering Canada in response to coronavirus pandemic.Gary Willig, 3/16/2020, 7:58 PM

G7 issues statement acknowledging COVID-19 as 'human tragedy'

G7 acknowledges COVID-19 as 'human tragedy, global health crisis,' pledging to 'do whatever is necessary' to ensure response.Mordechai Sones, 3/16/2020, 7:45 PM

US trading reopens after 8% stock plunge triggers halt

Stock-market trading reopens after 15-minute halt triggered by steep slide at opening bell.Mordechai Sones, 3/16/2020, 5:09 PM

Charter flight to bring US high school students home from Israel

With most flights canceled due to coronavirus, a chartered airlift is bringing US teens home from Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/16/2020, 7:44 AM

Biden vows to pick a woman as his running mate

In televised debate, former VP commits to pick a woman as his running mate. Sanders says he will "in all likelihood" do the same.Elad Benari, 3/16/2020, 3:58 AM

Coronavirus vaccine trial to start Monday in Seattle

Public health officials say it will take a year to 18 months to fully validate any potential vaccine for COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2020, 2:37 AM

Trump: You don't have to buy so much

President Trump urges Americans not to hoard food amid concerns over the spread of the coronavirus.Ben Ariel, 3/16/2020, 12:38 AM

New York City schools to close due to coronavirus

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announces schools in the city will be closed until April 20.Elad Benari, 3/15/2020, 11:56 PM

Federal Reserve cuts rates to zero amid coronavirus scare

Federal Reserve cuts interest rates to near-zero to shelter economy from effects of the virus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2020, 11:20 PM

Mayor of Teaneck, NJ calls on all residents to self-quarantine

Bergen County Jewish schools closed, New Jersey government considering statewide curfew amid coronavirus outbreak.Marcy Oster/JTA, 3/15/2020, 8:04 PM

Sanders wins Northern Mariana Islands caucuses

The Northern Mariana Islands participates in the presidential primary process but not in the general election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2020, 4:58 AM

Trump tests negative for coronavirus

White House physician says Trump tested negative for COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2020, 3:01 AM

Trump says he's awaiting results of coronavirus test

US President Donald Trump announces that he's been tested for the coronavirus last night and is awaiting results.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2020, 7:24 PM

Jewish agency to send teen emissaries home

In a reversal, Jewish Agency sending teen emissaries back to Israel, and to quarantine.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 3/14/2020, 6:51 PM

Dead Sea Scrolls fragments at DC museum are fake

'We're victims of misrepresentation and fraud,' Museum of the Bible CEO says.Marc Brodsky, JTA, 3/14/2020, 6:43 PM

Watch: Pence holds press conference with coronavirus task force

Watch live as Vice President Pence holds a press conference with the coronavirus task force.Arutz Sheva, 3/14/2020, 6:40 PM

Trump declares national emergency over coronavirus

Move provides $50 billion to states fighting to contain the spread of the coronavirus.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 3/13/2020, 9:30 PM

Louisiana man arrested for 2018 attack on local synagogue

Man who sprayed swastikas ant anti-Semitic messages on a synagogue is arrested.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/13/2020, 7:35 AM

Canadian PM's wife tests positive for coronavirus

Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, wife of Justin Trudeau, tests positive for COVID-19 and will remain in isolation. PM not exhibiting symptoms.Elad Benari, 3/13/2020, 4:14 AM