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US Charges WikiLeaks Founder Assange With Publishing Classified Info

In a case with significant First Amendment implications, the U.S. filed new charges Thursday against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, accusing him of violating the...

GOP, Democrats Team Up To Address Surprise Medical Bills

Plunging ahead despite paralyzing partisanship in the nation’s capital, senior lawmakers of both parties Thursday proposed legislation to tackle surprise medical bills and other...

Trade Impasse: Trump Pledges $16B to Farmers; Markets Buckle

President Donald Trump rolled out another $16 billion in aid for farmers hurt by his trade policies, and financial markets shook Thursday on the...

Machpelah Closed to Jews on Erev Shabbos

On Friday, the Ma'aras HaMachpelah in Hebron will be closed to non-Muslims to accommodate the third Friday of the month of Ramadan. This means that...

HATE IN STATEN ISLAND: Chabad House and Nearby Yeshiva Both Defaced With Anti-Semitic Slurs

Hate has once again reared its ugly face in NYC, this time in Staten Island. Hateful messages were found scrawled on the two Jewish locations. The words...



DUELING TIMES SQUARE PROTESTS: Hikind Against Rep. Omar, Neturei Karta in Support [VIDEOS &...

Hundreds of supporters for the fight against antisemitism congregated in Times Square on Monday to call for Congresswoman Ilhan Omar’s removal from the Foreign...

NY State Government Saves $29M By Reducing Copy Paper Use

New York state agencies have saved more than $29 million in recent years by cutting back on copy paper. The figure comes from a state...

Connecting to Greatness: Rav Shlomo Kanievsky Continues Global Campaign in US for Kiryas Melech;...

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HEART-STOPPING FOOTAGE: Cyclist Nearly Killed By Van in Bnei Brak

This heart stopping footage was captured on security camera, and sent to YWN by the homeowner, photographer David Zer. It happened on Thursday, Lag B'Omer,...

Pelosi Questions Trump’s Fitness, Calls For “INTERVENTION”; Trump Calls Her “CRAZY”, Says He’s a...

She’s calling for an “intervention” to save the nation from him. He says she’s “crazy.” The enmity between President Donald Trump and House Speaker Nancy...

Video: Masters in accounting: 18 months as a Pathway to Parnassah

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VIDEO & PHOTOS: Poway Chabad Hachnosas Sefer Torah Dedicated For Shooting Victim Lori Kaye...

Several hundred people gathered Wednesday night at the Chabad of Poway synagogue and Jewish community center in California to dedicate a Sefer Torah in...

Conviction Tossed For Man Held 33 Years For New York Murder

A 62-year-old man who spent more than half his life in prison for the 1975 murder of a high school classmate had his conviction...

PHOTOS: 56th Annual National Siyum Mishnayos Of Pirchei Agudas Yisroel Al Shem Harav Yehoshua...

30 years from now every attendee will remember the inspiration and excitement of one of the most unique events of his childhood! On Sunday, May...

Hillside Jewish Business Owners Meet Assemblyman Holley

Jewish business owners in Hillside, NJ and surrounding area, had an opportunity to meet with Assemblyman Jamel Holley. Assemblyman Holley who is a rising...

Pentagon Proposes Sending Thousands of Troops to the Middle East

The Pentagon on Thursday outlined proposals to the White House that would send military reinforcements to the Middle East to beef up defenses against...

WATCH: Shmueli Ungar/Yochi Briskman Orchestra/Zemiros

Presenting our latest video featuring an astounding 40 piece Yochi Briskman Orchestra, the melodious voices of Zemiros Choir and the world renowned stellar vocalist Shmueli Ungar. Watch as they performed Yonatan Razel's "Rau Banim" as you have never heard it before.

Yes Or No: Who’s In Charge? Power Struggles Roil Washington

A dozen times, Rep. Ayanna Pressley asked the witness for a yes or no answer on housing policy. Not once did Ben Carson, President Donald...

INCREDIBLE FOOTAGE: Tens of Thousands Attend Lag BaOmer Event in Kiryas Joel / Palm...

A massive Medura lit up the sky in the Town of Palm Tree (formally known as Kiryas Joel) on Wednesday evening, as tens of...

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Major Crash On Way Back From Meron Leaves Five Injured – Two In Serious...

Two people were in serious condition following an accident while returning from Meron, Thursday morning. The accident involved two private vehicles and a truck on...

Hadassah Hospital’s Rav Asks ER Staff to Treat Shomrei Shabbos Patients First on Fridays

Rabbi Moshe Klein, who serves as the rav for Hadassah Hospitals in Jerusalem, appealed to the emergency room staffs with a request that if...

WhatsApp Is King Of Fake News Spreading

Fake news has evolved beyond the playbook used by Russian trolls in the U.S. election. As the European Union gears up for a crucial...

Levaya of Hagaon HaRav Shlomo Teitelbaum of Queens

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of Hagaon HaRav Shlomo Teitelbaum, the Morah D'asra of Khal Adas Yereim in Kew Gardens, NY....

Retailers, Shoppers Could Feel More Pain If Tariffs Spread

An escalating trade war between the U.S. and China could mean higher prices on a broad array of products from toys to clothing. But...

3 Minutes: Trump Meeting With Democrats Goes Bust in a Flash

The curtains in the Cabinet Room were drawn. The Democrats were waiting. And President Donald Trump came and went in three minutes, never stopping...

Measles Continues To Spread But Israel’s Health Ministry May Cancel School Vaccinations

Israel's Ministry of Health is weighing the cancelation of the measles vaccination program in the nation's schools due to a critical shortage of manpower,...

Blackface Photo Investigation In Virginia Hits A Dead End

The mystery of whether Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam was in the racist yearbook photo that nearly destroyed his career remains unsolved. A monthslong investigation ordered...

VIDEO & PHOTOS: Levaya Held For Hundreds of Brisker Yidden HY”D Killed During The...

Remains of more than 1,000 Holocaust victims were laid to rest on Wednesday in a Belarusian city on the border with Poland after a...

VIDEO/PHOTOS: MDA & United Hatzalah Treat Hundreds Over Lag B’Omer Night in Israel

MDA reports treating a 9-year-old in Elad who suffered burns to his hands after a can of paint exploded in a Lag B'Omer bonfire...

Targets Online Game Is On Target

An aggressive campaign at Target to let customers do more online is paying off. The retailer exceeded first quarter expectations on just about every level,...


WATCH: Levaya Held For Hundreds of Bayis Sheini-Era Kevarim Desecrated By...

The remains of hundreds of Bayis Sheini-era Jews who were buried in the Yericho area were re-interred on Tuesday in the nearby settlement of...