NY State’s New Free Tuition Program Covers 22K Students

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the state's first-in-the-nation tuition-free college program will pay the bill for about 22,000 students this year. The governor's office...

New York Yankees Will Expand Protective Netting Next Season

Following a frightening scene in the stands, the New York Yankees are making a move to keep their fans safe. Eleven days after a 1-year-old...

NY Members Of Congress Urge Deportation Of Former Nazi Guard

New York's entire congressional delegation has written a letter urging Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to deport a former Nazi concentration camp guard who...

Delta Flight Lands Safely In Detroit After Engine Issue

Officials say a Delta Airlines flight from New York's LaGuardia Airport landed safely at Detroit Metropolitan Airport after reporting an engine problem. Delta spokeswoman Kate...

Trial Begins In New York, New Jersey Pipe Bomb Attacks

A trial began on Monday for a man accused of setting off a pipe bomb in New York City that injured 30 people. While Ahmad...

Sukkah Coming To JFK Airport For First Time Ever

For the first time ever, passengers at JFK Airport this Chol Hamoed will be able to take advantage of a Sukkah on the way...

Hikind Shocked By Vermont Police Findings After Rabbi’s Family Cuffed At Gunpoint

NYS Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) says he’s shocked that the Vermont State Police have found the terrifying arrest of Rabbi Berel Fink’s family in...

Ex-Rep. Grimm Eyeing Congress Comeback After Tax Fraud Plea

He came to Congress with the law-and-order image of a former FBI agent and left as an admitted tax evader headed for prison. His...

WATCH IT: Former Kosciuszko Bridge In Brooklyn / Queens Brought Down In Controlled Demolition...

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) New York's old Kosciuszko Bridge between Brooklyn and Queens was brought down on Sunday morning with a controlled demolition. Gov. Andrew Cuomo...

MTA Agrees To Cease Work Before Sunday Following Yom Kippur

NYS Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) praised the MTA for agreeing to his request to cease planned repair work along New Utrecht Ave. between 46th...

Op-Ed: PETA Comes to Boro-Park

"They slaughter men, and kiss cows" - Hosea (13:2) On Wednesday night, PETA members were loudly conducting a protest at the Skver Kapores Center in...

Cashless Tolling Kicks In This Weekend At 2 NYC Bridges

Cashless tolling is starting this weekend for the last two New York City bridges with toll booths that still accept cash. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced...

MAILBAG: Something MUST Be Done About Kapparos And Tashlich – Where Are Our Community...

Dear YWN, I think our Brooklyn community has many serious problems that are on display each and every year at this time. They have been...

WATCH: Expensive Sports Car Goes Up In Flames In Flatbush [PHOTOS]

An expensive sports car went up in flames in Brooklyn on Wednesday evening. The FDNY was on scene at Avenue H and Coney Island Avenue...

Bronx: Teen Charged With Murder After Fatal Stabbing In Classroom

A high school student who hadn't been getting along with two classmates suddenly attacked them with a switchblade during history class Wednesday, killing one...

The Dov Hikind Show Is Back

New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brookyn) is returning to the airwaves after nearly three years. The popular “Dov Hikind Show”—one of the most...

Jury Selection Begins For New York Bombing Suspect That Injured 30 People In Manhattan

Jury selection is underway in the trial of a New Jersey man charged with setting off a bomb in Manhattan that injured 30 people. Federal...

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