Jewish Museum Attack Suspect To Be Sent To Belgium

The man suspected of killing four people at the Brussels Jewish Museum in May has abandoned his fight against extradition to Belgium, meaning he...

NJ State Police Superintendent Insists on Getting a Speeding Ticket

Colonel Rick Fuentes, Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police, admitted to speeding on the Garden State Parkway and is getting a speeding ticket. A...

New York: Astorino Raises $3.4M For Bid Against Gov. Cuomo

Republican Rob Astorino has raised $3.4 million in the last six months for his bid to challenge Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Astorino's spokeswoman...

NY Judge Rules Man Who Confessed To Etan Patz Murder To Stand Trial

A New Jersey man who confessed to the 1979 killing of Etan Patz should stand trial for murder and kidnapping in the 6-year-old boy's...

Honenu: Minor Released from Remand – Issued an Administrative Order

In the early afternoon on Tuesday, 17 Elul, a 16 year old youth from the Binyamin region of Shomron was served with an administrative...

Rav Elyashiv: Erev Shavuos, A Time for Healing

From the YWN archives: In one of his shiurim, HaGaon HaRav Yitzchak Zilberstein explained that his father-in-law, Maran HaGaon Rav Yosef Sholom Elyashiv Shlita would...

Sullivan County To Upgrade 911 System

Sullivan County is moving forward with a plan to upgrade an emergency communications system beset by a shortage of frequencies and dead spots that...

NYC: Quinn Calls For Mandatory Kindergarten In State Of The City Speech

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn placed heavy emphasis on children, affordable housing and increased job efforts Thursday in her State of the City address. Introduced...

Secretary Kerry Returns to the Mideast

US Secretary of State John Kerry returned to the Middle East on Tuesday morning, 12 Sivan 5773. On his agenda will be a number...

Israel’s Moratorium On Settlement Building Set To Expire Tonight

A contentious issue between Israelis and Palestinians that some say could derail Mideast peace talks is set to reach a milestone on Sunday. Israel's moratorium...

NYPD Commissioner Questions Call For Officer Body Cameras

New York Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly is raising questions about the idea of outfitting officers with tiny video cameras. A judge recently ordered the...

US Sues NYC Over Medicaid Claims Worth Millions

The federal government has sued New York City, saying it ripped off Medicaid for millions of dollars by submitting tens of thousands of false...

NYPD: Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer’s Office Burglarized

A break-in and burglary at Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer’s campaign office over the weekend has the NYPD investigating, police confirmed late Monday night. Police...

Earthquake Detected in North Korea Near Nuclear Site

Seismic activity has been detected in North Korea with an earthquake measuring 4.9 magnitude registered by the U.S. Geological Survey, in a move that...

Report: Israel Wants Syria’s Assad to Fall

The daily Maariv, quoting “foreign sources”, reports that Israel does prefer to see the fall of Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad. A number of weeks...

Al Qaeda Threatens Obama’s Grandmother

Kenya - In the wake of Osama bin Laden’s death, an African branch of al-Qaeda got personal, threatening President Obama’s step-grandmother. Security had already...

Health Insurers Making Record Profits as Many Postpone Care

The nation’s major health insurers are barreling into a third year of record profits, enriched in recent months by a lingering recessionary mind-set among...

Arrest in Connection with New Delhi Attack Against Israeli Mission

Local officials are reporting the arrest of Indian journalist Sayid Mohamed Kazmi in connection with last month’s attack  against the Israeli diplomatic mission in...

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