WORRIED LIBERALS: Some Worry If New York’s Coming Plastic Bag Ban Is Enough

New York retailers have begun giving up single-use plastic bags as the state prepares for the March 1 implementation of a ban aimed at...

NYPD Detective Found Hanging In Queens Home

NEW YORK -- A veteran NYPD detective was found dead inside his home in Middle Village, Queens on Monday. 53-year-old Detective Paul Federico was found...

YWN Story From 2011 Becomes National Story About Bloomberg’s ObamaCare Comments [VIDEO]

A YWN video from 2011 is being used nationally against Bloomberg campaign where he predicts that Obamacare will implode. The video was from when...

Judge: Top Floors Of New New York City Tower Have To Go

A judge has ordered the developers of a condo tower under construction in New York City to remove several floors from the top of...

Rival Democrats Accuse Bloomberg Of Trying To ‘Buy’ Election

With the Nevada caucuses less than a week away, Democratic presidential candidates campaigning Sunday were fixated on a rival who wasn’t contesting the state. Bernie...

Rebbe Arrested After Hitting Student In Kiryas Joel

A Rebbe in a Kiryas Joel Yeshiva was arrested on Friday. The crime? Hitting a child. Sources tell YWN that the 13-year-old child was hit...

Stop And Frisk Gets Renewed Attention In Bloomberg Candidacy

David Ourlicht was a college student, walking down a street near campus, when he became one of millions of New Yorkers swept up in...

BAIL REFORM – OUT OF CONTROL NYC: Man Who Attacked Six Jews Released Again;...

Two stories today are making headlines in just how insane the new "bail reform" law that New York Democrats shoved down the throats of...

Agudah New York Director Of Government Relations Testifies At New York State Budget Hearings...

Last week, the New York State Legislature held its annual joint Senate and Assembly budget hearings on the topic of education in New York...

Monsey: Child Struck By Vehicle In Serious Condition

A child is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle in Monsey on Motzei Shabbos. It happened at around 8:00PM on Remsen Avenue...

Man Who Helped Stop Monsey Attacker REFUSES $20,000 Award Due To “Zionist Organizations”

The man who helped catch the suspected Monsey attacker back was recognized Thursday night at an event in Williamsburg, not just for his heroic...

Three Alarm Blaze Destroys Bensonhurst Home [PHOTOS]

A massive three-alarm fire burned through a two-story home on 85th Street in Bensonhurst early Shabbos morning. Fames could be seen shooting out of the...

Bloomberg Reportedly Considering Hillary As Running Mate

Billionaire Mike Bloomberg’s presidential campaign on Saturday downplayed a report that he is considering 2016 Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton as his pick for vice...

De Blasio Endorses Former 2020 Rival Socialist Sanders For President

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is endorsing Bernie Sanders for president, a move that puts de Blasio in a position to become...

Cuomo Meets With Trump To Offer Deal On Travelers Program

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo visited the White House on Thursday in the hope he could persuade President Donald Trump to reverse a decision...

WATCH IT: Anti-Semite “School Judge” Curses Out Jews In Response to Student [UPDATED]

NOTE: The Director of School Community Relations for Hewlett-Woodmere Public Schools tells YWN that this was NOT a teacher at one of their schools,...

NY Dems Mull Changes To Insane Bail Law

A state senator said Wednesday that some Democrats are considering a plan that would make changes to New York’s law that largely eliminated cash...

BAN TO END? NY Governor Cuomo To Meet Trump, Hopes To End Global Entry...

New York’s governor plans to propose to President Donald Trump that the state could share some driving records with federal immigration agencies if the...

Alleged Founder Of “Rise Up Ocean County” Facebook Page Heading To Prison

The man who is alleged to be the vicious anti-semite behind the recently shutdown "Rise Up Ocean COunty" Facebook page is headed to prison. Richard...

KIDDUSH HASHEM: $47,000 Check From Jewish Community Given To Family Of Fallen Jersey City...

A check of nearly $50,000 organized by YWN using The Chesed Fund was presented on Tuesday to the family of fallen Hero Jersey City...

YESHIVA EDUCATION WINS! Proposed Education Reform Placed On Hold

Thanks to the more than 140,000 letters sent to New York State Education Department expressing opposition to the "Yeshiva reform" regulations, the state has...

ANOTHER ASSASSINATION ATTEMPT: 2nd NYPD Officer Shot In Bronx Hours After Ambush

A gunman is in custody after he ambushed police officers in the Bronx twice in 12 hours, wounding two in attacks that ignited outrage...

MTA: Subway Protests Over Fare Evasion Cost Taxpayers $100K

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced that damage from protests in New York last week cost taxpayers $100,000. The agency responded to protests on Thursday, saying...

NY To Sue US Over Its Ouster From Trusted Traveler Programs

New York state will file a lawsuit challenging the Department of Homeland Security’s decision to block New Yorkers from participating in “trusted traveler programs”...

Brooklyn: Man Shot In Face During Immigration Operation

Federal authorities are investigating the shooting of a man in Brooklyn that involved a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officer, a case that is...

EXPLOSIVE INTERVIEW: Yeger On YWN Podcast; Blasts Bail Reform, “Soft” Anti-Semites”, Goes After Politicians...

In this riveting and electrifying interview, Councilman Yeger UNLOADS on local politicians who have stoked antisemitism. He blasts phony “soft” antisemites who claim they like...

TRAVEL ALERT! Trump Admin Freezes “Global Entry” in NY Over Liberal Immigration Law

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said Wednesday that it would no longer let New York residents enroll in its “trusted traveler” programs because...

PHOTOS: Chaveirim Of Queens Dinner

Chaverim of Queens held their Members Appreciation Dinner celebrating twelve years of service to the Queens community. The event which took place in Fresh...

HEART-STOPPING FOOTAGE: Child Runs Across Kiryas Joel Street, Driver Manages To Stop

While many find videos like this disturbing, it should be used as a learning lesson. This frightening incident occurred on "Beirach Moshe Street" in Kiryas...

Judge Sets Bail Despite New NY Law, Then Allows For Appeal

A city court judge in upstate New York set bail in a misdemeanor case Wednesday, despite a new state law that eliminates cash bail...

Former Obama HUD Head Shaun Donovan Files For NYC Mayor’s Race

Former Obama housing secretary Shaun Donovan has filed papers to run for mayor of New York City in 2021. Donovan, 54, registered a campaign Monday...

HATE REMOVED: “Rise Up Ocean County” Anti-Semitic Facebook Page FINALLY Removed

After lots of effort to shut down a vile anti-Semitic Facebook page operating in Ocean County (near Lakewood), New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy and...

October Criminal Trial Date Set For Giuliani Associates

An October trial date was set Monday for two associates of Rudy Giuliani who are charged with making illegal campaign contributions. Lev Parnas was the...

Lakewood: Levaya of HaRav Meir Reuven Berkowitz ZATZAL, Rov of Whispering Pines

YWN regrets to inform you of the Petira of HaRav Meir Reuven Berkowitz ZATZAL, the Rov of Whispering Pines in Lakewood, after a lengthy...

Sudden Petira Of R’ Shloime Ritterman Z”L Of North Miami Beach – Flatbush

YWN regrets to inform you of the sudden Petira of R' Shlomie Pinchas Ritterman Z"L of North Miami Beach, Florida (previously of Flatbush). He...