The silence on increasing antisemitism cannot be tolerated in NY

If you sense that something enigmatic and hypocritical is lurking behind the scenes, then you have hit the nail on the proverbial head. Ronald Edelstein, 9/27/2019, 5:54 PM

Discrimination in the NYCDOE is nothing new: Caranza is a scapegoat

Carranza is just the scapegoat. It took the division between parties, and a change in the direction of the Democratic Party to have people finally acknowledge discrimination, abuse and hate within the New York City Department Of Education. Cindy Grosz, 6/23/2019, 8:18 AM

NY man hurls phone at train after anti-Semitic attack

After a vicious anti-Semitic rant at a Brooklyn subway stop, the suspect snatches the victim's phone to destroy the evidence of his attack.Sara Rubenstein, 6/15/2019, 10:09 PM

Where exactly is your ‘Palestine,’ Mayor de Blasio?

Jewish NYC councilman Kalman Yeger forgot the Democratic party's new rules about not telling the truth when it is upsetting to Muslims and has been punished. Jack Engelhard, 4/3/2019, 6:03 AM

Danon's 3-step battle plan against antisemitism

Israeli Ambassador to the UN, Danny Danon outlines a plan for combating rising anti-Semitism across globe at ZOA annual dinner.Ezra Sanders, 11/5/2018, 6:47 PM

NY Public bathroom gets a makeover

NYC upgraded a public bathroom in Bryant park, making it one of the most luxurious bathrooms in the entire city., 4/30/2017, 1:52 PM

NYC to ban mohels if children they treated found to have herpes

NYC health dept. says it will now ban mohels automatically if child has herpes- without testing the source of the infection.JTA, 3/31/2017, 2:39 PM

Assemblyman Hikind promotes bill to suspend NYC bag tax

Dov Hikind encourages public to call on Governor Cuomo to sign moratorium bill, calls tax an 'unnecessary burden' on taxpayers.Dov Hikind, 2/8/2017, 8:50 AM

New York Arabs protest Trump's consideration of Giuliani

Pro-Palestinian New York students call on all sympathizers to use 'any means necessary' to resist and fight the 'US empire.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2016, 1:55 PM

NYC: Yeshivas, other schools, to get $20M for security

Religious Jewish schools in New York City are prime beneficiaries of a special $20 million budget for "school security."Hillel Fendel, 12/27/2015, 7:33 PM

NY Residents Sue Apartment Owners for Religious Discrimination

Haredi residents of a Queens apartment complex take legal action after owners install electric locks - making Shabbat a problem.Haim Lev, 8/3/2015, 3:35 PM

Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes Spike in NYC

27% increase in anti-Semitic crimes in the Big Apple as of June 2015 as hate crimes in general become more frequent.Tova Dvorin, 6/29/2015, 4:27 PM

NYC Official Insists US-Israel Relationship is 'Strong'

NYC Public Advocate Letitia James reveals that the US still considers Israel an 'ally' despite cooling relations between Netanyahu, Obama.Eliran Aharon, Tova Dvorin, 3/31/2015, 1:38 PM

NYC Cabbie Tells Jewish Passenger 'All Jews Must Die'

Suit filed against Manhattan cab driver after he allegedly threatened passenger, drove recklessly.Tova Dvorin, 2/24/2015, 8:42 PM

New England Braces for 'Historic' Snowstorm

2-3 ft. of snow projected to fall across multiple states, prompting panic among 58 million in its shadow.Tova Dvorin, 1/26/2015, 3:53 PM

Cupcake Company Tweets Sweet Anti-Semitism

Cupcake Crew, a finalist on a television reality show, elicits backlash after tweeting 'Zionist pigs' remark.Tova Dvorin, 7/25/2014, 12:22 PM

Ex-Cop Charged with Anti-Semitic Graffiti in New York

Brooklyn ex-cop sprayed swastikas in Borough Park because he 'just didn't like' Jews, court papers show.Tova Dvorin, 5/28/2014, 10:51 PM

Who Killed New York Hareidi Millionaire?

Police suspect business partner in the murder of Satmar Hassid and prominent businessman Menachem Stark.Tova Dvorin, 1/7/2014, 10:44 AM

Murdered Hassidic Millionaire to be Buried in Jerusalem

Community mourns 'true person of kindness', as murder investigation focuses on his business associates: 'He had enemies'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2014, 10:54 AM

De Blasio Wins NYC in Landslide

Democrat wins mayoral race by a margin of 49 percentage points – the largest since 1985.Gil Ronen, 11/6/2013, 11:02 AM

$1,000 Reward Offered for Information on Borough Park Graffiti

NYC Councilman offers reward for information on individuals responsible for hateful graffiti in Borough Park.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2013, 6:36 AM

9/11 Plane Part Found in NYC; No Sign of Human Remains

Police removed a 250-pound piece of an airplane wing from near the World Trade Center that is believed to be part of a 9/11 jetliner. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/2/2013, 12:51 AM

Boston Suspects Planned to Go to NY to 'Party': Police

The brothers suspected of carrying out deadly Boston Marathon attacks had planned to head to a Manhattan party after explosions. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/25/2013, 9:28 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

New York Woman Charged with Hate Crime in Subway Death

31-year-old woman charged with murder as a hate crime after shoving a New York man to his death in front of an oncoming subway train.Elad Benari, 12/30/2012, 4:10 AM

2nd Time in 1 Month: Man Pushed to Death in Front of NYC Subway

Police in New York City on Friday were hunting for a woman suspected of pushing a man to his death under an oncoming subway train.., 12/29/2012, 7:16 PM

Outrage: 'White/Jewish City Council Member Representing NYC?'

A NY City Council hopeful asks constituents: “A White/Jewish City Council Member representing Upper Manhattan?” Rachel Hirshfeld, 12/2/2012, 1:19 PM

Communities Pull Together After Storms in Queens, Long Island

Communities are pulling together and families in Queens and Long Island are struggling to survive after Sandy and a nor'easter came by.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 11/8/2012, 5:51 PM

America's Northeast Braces for New Storm in Wake of Sandy

With more than a million households still without power following Hurricane Sandy, eastern New York braces for another storm: a nor'easter.Chana Ya'ar, 11/7/2012, 9:49 AM

US Voters Wait .. and Wait to Cast Their Ballots

Thanks to Hurricane Sandy, in some states US voters waited for more than an hour before being able to cast their ballots.Chana Ya'ar, 11/6/2012, 7:56 PM

22 Torah Scrolls Found Damaged in Belle Harbor

In a single seaside community, volunteers from New York's Jewish Shomrim organization have discovered 22 damaged Torah scrolls.Chana Ya'ar, 11/5/2012, 8:32 PM

NYC Chabad-Lubavitch Heads Out to Help with Hurricane Relief

Chabad-Lubavitch emissaries are on another "mission from G-d" -- this time, organizing volunteers for hurricane relief in New York City.Hana Levi Julian, 11/4/2012, 2:19 PM

Another First for Sandy: 2012 NYC Marathon Canceled

Chalk up another "first" for Hurricane Sandy in the annals of New York: the 2012 NYC Marathon, set for Sunday, has been canceled.Chana Ya'ar, 11/4/2012, 12:47 PM

Giuliani: Obama Should 'Resign' Over Libya, Economy, Sandy

Rudy Giuliani tore into Obama, saying the president should "resign" over terrorist attack in Libya and for campaigning after Hurricane SandyRachel Hirshfeld , 11/4/2012, 10:16 AM

New York's Venerable Bellevue Hospital Evacuates Post-Sandy

Another New York hospital -- venerable Bellevue -- has been forced to evacuate its patients due to damage from Hurricane Sandy.Chana Ya'ar, 11/1/2012, 12:45 PM

Tri-State Commuters Crawling Back to Work Post-Sandy

Most commuters on Thursday in NY, NJ and CT had no choice but to drive, clogging roads into a crawl following Hurricane Sandy's destruction.Chana Ya'ar, 11/1/2012, 10:58 AM

New York Slowly Getting Back to Normal, Sort Of

It's a slow process, but New York is making its way back to normal life in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.Chana Ya'ar , 11/1/2012, 8:18 AM

Metro New York's Subway, Trains Down 'For Days'

Hurricane Sandy has totally paralyzed the underground system used by New Yorkers for more than a century to travel the city.Chana Ya'ar, 10/31/2012, 11:59 AM

New York 'On Hold' for Hurricane Sandy

The City of New York is “on hold,” public transit shut down, stock exchange and stores closed for Hurricane Sandy. A7 Readers: send pics! Chana Ya'ar, 10/29/2012, 2:49 PM

NY Plans Transit Service Timeout for Hurricane Sandy

Governor Cuomo orders MTA to plan for a possible “orderly suspension” of commuter services for Hurricane Sandy.Chana Ya'ar, 10/28/2012, 5:18 PM

Greek Neo-Nazi Golden Dawn Party Opens Office in New York City

Greece's neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party has set up an office in New York City, in an effort to reach out to Greek citizens living abroad.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/23/2012, 7:09 PM

New Controversial Jihad Ads to Appear in NYC Subway Stations

A new pro-Israel advertisement is set to make its debut on New York City's subway system next week. Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/20/2012, 1:34 PM

Israeli Law Center Sues Ahmadinejad's NYC Hotel

An Israeli law center is suing a NYC hotel that agreed to host the Iranian President during his visit next week, when he will address UN.Rachel Hirshfeld , 9/19/2012, 3:27 PM

2 Dead in Empire State Building Shooting

A man shot his former co-worker at point-blank range Friday outside the Empire State Building. He was killed moments later by NYC police.Chana Ya'ar, 8/26/2012, 1:07 AM

NYC Subway Blast Sends Wave of Panic Down 2nd Ave.

An underground explosion at the 2nd Avenue subway project in Manhattan sent a wave of panic down the streets of NYC Tuesday.Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/22/2012, 12:20 PM

JFK Airport Plotter Conspired to Kill 'Jewish Attorney'

Convicted mastermind of a plot to blow up pipelines at NYC's JFK airport is suspected of having conspired to murder his Jewish attorney.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/16/2012, 4:35 PM

Sesame Street's Elmo Creates Anti-Semitic Disturbance in NYC

A man in an Elmo costume was removed from Central Park in New York City after going on an anti-Semitic rant. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/27/2012, 1:16 AM

'Concert in the Park' to Push BDSers Out of Parade

Some 35,000 marchers from 200 organizations are set to march in this Sunday's Israel Day Parade. Rachel Hirshfeld, 6/1/2012, 2:11 PM

NYC to Ban Big Sugary Drinks, Combat Obesity

NYC's Mayor Bloomberg is working on ways to keep things healthy by planning a ban on jumbo sugary drinks in numerous venues.Chana Ya'ar, 5/31/2012, 8:47 AM

Mandatory Arabic at NYC Public School

An upper Manhattan public elementary school will be the first in the city to require that students study Arabic.Rachel Hirshfeld , 5/28/2012, 10:49 AM

Google Donates NY Office Space to Israel's Technion Institute

Google is planning to provide office space to the new applied science program of Cornell University and Technion Institute of Technology.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/22/2012, 11:42 AM