3 Months Overdue, NYS Finally Has Its Budget

The shutdown of New York State government was averted Monday night, but not without the hijinks voters have come to expect from Albany. And then...

NYS, The Most Dysfunctional State Legislature In The Country

The so-called budget lawmakers approved Monday is such a joke that Senate Finance Committee boss Carl Kruger couldn’t say how many billions of your...

Israelis Come Under Attack in Berlin

Two Israelis, 22 and 18, were attacked in a nightclub in the Kreuzberg area of Berlin earlier in the week, German media reported. The...

Poll: 57 Percent Want Deri As Shas Leader

A Kikar Shabbat poll involving 4631 participants reveals that 57% of respondents want Aryeh Deri back to head the Shas Party. The participants in the...

FDA: Airline Food Fails To Meet Health Standards

Many Americans fear for their safety while flying, scared of the possibility of something going wrong with the plane's maintenance. It turns out, however, the...

Maharat/Rabbah Hurwitz Makes It To Newsweek’s Top 50 Most Influential Rabbis – Rabbi Yehuda...

New York - In the fall of 2006, Sony Pictures chairman and CEO Michael Lynton and his pal Gary Ginsberg, now an executive vice...

A Fatal Struck Pedestrian and a Tragic Story

All injuries and loss of life R”L resulting from motor vehicle accidents are tragic, but this case is particularly heart-breaking, when the driver and...

Another NYC Hospital Closing

North General Hospital in Harlem is set to close its doors this week. The hospital filed for bankruptcy today so that it can become an...

Dubai Police Chief: Mossad Director Dagan is a Loser

Dubai Police Chief Dahi Khalfan Tamim on Sunday labeled Mossad Intelligence Agency Director Meir Dagan a “loser” in response to notices released to the...

Baltimore Police Officer Airlifted After Driver Rams Police Cars

Baltimore County police are investigating what led to an incident in which a stolen vehicle plowed into a police car, injuring an officer. The incident...

BREAKING STORY: 10 Alleged Russian Secret Agents Arrested In U.S.

Eight individuals were arrested Sunday for allegedly carrying out long-term, "deep-cover" assignments in the United States on behalf of the Russian Federation, the Justice...

YWN EXCLUSIVE: TAP Passes Assembly Overwhelmingly – Worth $20 Million For Rabbinical College Students

YWN has just spoken with NYS Assemblyman Dov Hikind, who informed us that just 20 minutes ago, the NYS assembly passed a bill to...

White Powder & Bomb Threat Sent To Lakewood Business [UPDATED 5:50PM EST]

2:30PM EST: The Lakewood PD, EMS, and NJSP Bomb Squad are currently on the scene at a business on Prospect Street which was the...

Prisoner Found Hanging in 90th Pct [UPDATE 3:15PM EST]

1:30AM EST: A prisoner has been found dead after hanging himself inside the NYPD's 90th Precinct located at 211 Union Avenue - in the...

OU Deeply Disappointed in Supreme Court Ruling Upholding Denial of Religious Freedom on Campuses

The Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America (UOJCA), expressed its deep disappointment with today’s 5-4 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court allowing a state...

NYC Commuters Face First Weekday Dealing With MTA Service Cuts

Subway riders who commute between Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn were all adjusting to several new service changes Monday. The MTA discontinued the W and V...

Rav Yaakov Yosef Hospitalized With Cardiac Incident [UPDATED 9:46PM IL]

7:10PM IL: Channel 2 correspondent Uri Revach reports that HaGaon HaRav Yaakov Yosef has suffered a cardiac incident and is admitted to Shaare Zedek...

Heat Advisory Across Tristate

Hazy, hot and humid conditions continue in New York and New Jersey. Many parts of the region awoke to temperatures in the low 80s. The...

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