NYC TRI-STATE AREA: Strong Winds To Last Through Thursday – Many Sukkas Already Knocked...

Strong and potentially damaging winds will be moving through the Tri-State area Thursday, with gusts reaching 40-50 miles an hour in some spots. The winds...

AGAIN: Another Yahrzeit Candle Melts Over Yom Tov – SEE THE PHOTOS

The attached photos were submitted to YWN by the person this happened to. The family member tell YWN that he woke up on Sukkos morning...

NYPD: Man Critically Wounded In Police-Involved Shooting In Brooklyn

Police say an armed man has been shot and critically wounded by police officers in Brooklyn. It happened shortly before 8 p.m. on Baltic Street...

AGAIN: Off-Duty NYPD Officer Dies After Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound in Queens; 10th Officer This...

An off-duty NYPD officer died after being found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound late Tuesday night, police said. The officer, who has not been identified,...

NYC WEATHER: Heavy Rain Along with Strong Winds Possible Wednesday Afternoon into Thursday

Heavy rain with strong winds are possible Wednesday afternoon into Thursday. Showers will begin by midday Wednesday and the rain will intensify as the day...

TRAGEDY: Jewish Couple Struck By Vehicle On Church Avenue Near Boro Park, Wife R”L...

A Jewish couple were struck by a vehicle on Shabbos afternoon, and the wife was R"L killed. The NYPD says it happened at 3:19PM on...

UPDATE FROM FAMILY Of Young Child Critically Injured By Deranged Homeless Man In Queens

YWN was asked to publish the following message: The Portnoy family wants to thank everyone for their concern and תפילות. We know that so many...

HATE IN BORO PARK: Jewish Men Egged On Shabbos

Crown Heights was not the only location of hate against Jews this Shabbos. Boro Park got their share as well. A vehicle drove past two...

HATE IN CROWN HEIGHTS: Jewish Man Slapped In The Face By Black Suspect, Called...

The NYPD is investigating another anti-Semitic incident, this one in Crown heights. A spokesperson for Crown Heights Shomrim tells YWN that an Orthodox Jewish man...

Empire State Building Shows Off New $165 Million Observatory

The observatory atop the Empire State Building has a dizzying new look with floor-to-ceiling, 360-degree windows 102 floors above New York City. The remodeled observatory...

Fire At Chabad World Headquarters, 770 Eastern Parkway [VIDEOS & PHOTOS]

There was a small fire at Chabad World Headquarters on Friday morning. The FDNY was called to 770 Eastern Parkway just after 9:30AM, after the...

NYC Sues Online E-Cigarette Vendors Over Sales To Under-21s

New York City has filed a federal lawsuit against 22 online e-cigarette sellers, accusing them of selling their products to residents under the age...

TEHILLIM – Young Child Critical After Vicious Attack By Homeless Man In Queens

A young child is in critical condition after a vicious attack in Queens. It happened at around 5:00PM in front of 122-01 Metropolitan Avenue in...

Agreement Keeps Floating Billboards Out Of NYC Waters

The city has announced a settlement that prevents floating digital billboards in New York City waters. Under the terms of the agreement announced Tuesday, Ballyhoo...

AGAIN: Ukrainian Airlines Profiles Jewish Passengers; Makes Them Pay For Hand Luggage That Fits...

A Ukrainian Airlines flight packed with Jews heading from JFK Airport to Tel Aviv for Sukkos came under "Jewish profiling" on Thursday. Flight PS777 took...

2 Florida Men Tied To Giuliani Arrested On Campaign Charges

Two Florida businessmen tied to President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani have been arrested on campaign finance violations resulting from a $325,000 donation...

Prosecutors Say New York Manafort Case Isn’t Double Jeopardy

State prosecutors in New York City asked a judge Wednesday to reject claims by the defense team for twice-convicted Paul Manafort that their mortgage...

YOM KIPPUR MIRACLE: Look How These Yartzheit Candles Melted

The attached photos were submitted to YWN by the person this happened to. The family member tell YWN that he woke up on Yom Kippur...