Statement From Monsey Yeshiva Following Viral Video of Rebbe Beating Student

A video has gone viral of a Rebbe in a Yeshiva in Monsey beating a student, who appears to be around 15 years old....

TRAGEDY: Renowned Mechanech And Head Counselor In Pupa Camp R”L Killed In Crash In...

A renowned mechanech was R"L killed in a serious crash in the Catskills on Wednesday afternoon. Reb Reuven Chaim Biller Z"L, the head counselor in...

Rav Moshe Sternbuch Writes Letter To Rav Malkiel Kotler About The Halachic Requirement To...

The following translation was done by Rabbi Yair Hoffman from the original letter, which appears below. (Additionally, the issue of vaccinations was brought up...

Famous Jewish New York City Opthamologist Killed in Crash; Had Major Office In Flatbush

YWN is sad to report the untimely death of Dr. Mark Lebowitz who was killed in an auto accident on Monday morning. Dr. Lebowitz had...

Gavriel Sassoon Writes Open Letter to Yosef Azan, Father & Husband to Those Who...

Gavriel Sasson, who just two and a half years ago suffered the loss of his seven children after a fire burnt down his family's...

TRAGEDY IN FAR ROCKAWAY: Young Jewish Man, Father Of 2, R”L Struck & Killed...

Tragedy struck the Far Rockaway / Lawrence Community on Thursday, as word spread of a young Jewish man who was R"L stuck and killed...

PSAK CLARIFICATION: What Rav Elya Brudny Said Regarding Water Sports Following Recent Tragedies

There are rumors viral on social media that have emanated from a camp called, "Camp Machne Yehuda" in Lakewood, which stated the following (unedited)...

UPDATED 7:00PM: TWENTY SEVEN Bungalows In Fallsburg Destroyed In Fire [VIDEOS & PHOTOS]

(VIDEOS & PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) At least twenty-seven bungalows were destroyed in a wind-driven fire in the Town of Fallsburg, Wednesday afternoon. The fire started...

TRAGEDY: Young Girl From Toms River NJ R”L Killed In Upstate NY Crash

A crash in upstate NY has R"L taken the life of a young girl from NJ. Sources confirm to YWN that 17-year-old Tzivia Zelinsky A"H...

WATCH: Hundreds Of Orthodox Jews Welcome President Trump At Fundraiser In Manhattan [VIDEOS]

Around 400 Orthodox Jews gathered at the Intercontinental Hotel in Manhattan on Tuesday to give thanks to President Trump, and to throw their support...

UPDATE: Rav Reuven Feinstein Released From Hospital Following Crash, Rebbitzen Underwent Successful Surgery

  Hagaon HaRav Reuven Feinstein and his Rebbitzen were injured in a car accident on Tuesday. The Rebbitzen sustained internal bleeding and underwent surgery. Bechasdei Hashem,...

FULL VIDEO/PHOTOS: Levaya Of Yisroel Levin Z’L In Eretz Yisroel

The levaya of Yisroel Levin Z"L in Eretz Yisroel began at 12:00PM Eastern Time. Yisroel was R"L killed in a horrific crash last week, together...

UPDATED 11:30PM — TEHILLIM: Van Full Of Bochrim Overturns In North Carolina, One Is...

A van of Bochrim from a camp in Virginia overturned in North Carolina on Thursday night. It happened at around 7:00PM, when a van carrying...

KIDDUSH HASHEM: Anne Neuberger, Shomer Shabbos, Bais Yaakov Graduate Appointed As NSA Cybersecurity Directorate

The National Security Agency announced Tuesday it is creating a new Cybersecurity Directorate, which will "unify NSA's foreign intelligence and cyberdefense missions and is...

ALERT- Missing Jewish Teen In Ellenville, Ulster County [Catskills]

A 17-year-old Jewish teen has gone missing in Ulster County, and police have released details to the public. Missing is 17-year-old Hailen M. Schafer of Ellenville,...

TRAGEDY IN THE CATSKILLS: Child From Toms River, NJ Struck And R”L Killed By...

Tragedy struck in the Catskills on Thursday evening, with the horrific news that a young child was R"L struck and killed by an ice...

HORRIFIC TRAGEDY IN MIAMI: 16-Year-Old Boy Niftar After Falling Off Balcony

The Miami Beach Jewish community was shocked to hear of a horrific tragedy which occurred on Tuesday night / Wednesday morning, when a teenage...

SHUL SHOOTING ATTACK IN CALIFORNIA: Woman Killed, Rabbi and 2 Others Wounded at Chabad...

A 19-year-old gunman opened fire inside a Chabad center near San Diego on Shabbos, the last day of Pesach, killing a woman and wounding...