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ALERT – NY State Police “Speed Week” Starts August 1; Last Year 21,148 Tickets...

Law enforcement agencies throughout New York State will be conducting a crackdown on speeding on state and local roadways starting Wednesday, August 1, and...

NAMES OF JEWISH MURDER VICTIMS RELEASED: YOUNG MOTHER AND YESHIVA BOCHUR AMONG SHOOTING VICTIMS

TRAGIC UPDATE 10:35PM: YWN regrets to inform you that two of the murder victims have been identified and their names are cleared for release: Moshe Hersh...

HORRIFIC TRAGEDY: Choson & Kallah R’L Killed By Drunk Drivers Drag Racing in Queens...

YWN regrets to inform you of the tragic Petira of Yisroel Levin Z"L (Flatbush) and Elisheva Kaplan A"H (Far Rockaway) who were both tragically...

SEARCH CONTINUES: Rebbe Swept Out To Sea At Virginia Beach; Teams From NY Mobilizing...

UPDATED 9:30PM TUESDAY NIGHT: Emergency personnel continued their search as night fell, for a Rebbe (counselor) at a day camp in Norfolk Virginia who...

WATCH THE SIYUM LIVE HERE: Live Siyum Updates Throughout The Siyum Hashas [UPDATED 5:40PM]

YWN has covered two previous Siyumei Hashas - in 2005, and in 2012, and we will once again be covering the Siyum in live...

BORUCH DAYAN HA’EMMES: Body Of Rabbi Reuven Bauman Z”L Has Been Found By Misaskim...

Highly credible sources have just confirmed to YWN that the body of Rav Reuven Bauman Z"L who heroically jumped into the ocean to save...

VIDEOS & PHOTOS: Levaya Of The Skulener Rebbe ZATZAL [LIVE BLOG UPDATED 5:17PM ET]

Klal Yisroel continues to mourn the Petira of the Skulener Rebbe ZATZAL, HaGaon HaRav Yisroel Avrohom Portugal ZATZAL. Tens of thousands of people participated in the...

Thousands Attend Levayos For Jersey City Shooting Victims [VIDEOS & PHOTOS]

The funerals for the two Orthodox Jewish victims in the Jersey City shooting attack are being held on Wednesday night. Thousands turned out for the...

BREAKING NEWS: SHOLOM RUBASHKIN HAS BEEN FREED FROM PRISON

WHITE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 20, 2017 *President Trump Commutes Sentence of Sholom Rubashkin* Today, President Donald J. Trump commuted the prison sentence of Sholom...

Sunday Live Blog With Latest Updates On Monsey Attack

YWN IS LIVE BLOGGING THE LATEST UPDATES FOLLOWING THE MONSEY STABBING ATTACK AT RABBI ROTTENBERG'S SHUL. SCROLL DOWN FOR EARLIER UPDATES.  REACAP: A knife-wielding man stormed...

YWN EXCLUSIVE: LEV TAHOR CULT LEADERS ARRESTED

Several leaders of the Lev Tahor Cult have just been taken into police custody, YWN has learned exclusively. They were apprehended in Mexico, in a...

Jewish Man Critically Injured When Stabbed While Walking To Shul In Monsey

An Orthodox Jewish man is in critical condition after he was stabbed multiple times on Wednesday morning. Sources tell YWN that the incident happened at...

ANTI-SEMITE WITH A BADGE: NYPD Traffic Cop Says “You STUPID JEW You Can’t Make...

In a time when anti-Semitism is rearing its ugly head both in the city and around the county, it's painful when it comes from...

TRAGEDY: Boro Park Child R”L Drowns At Water Park In NJ [LEVAYA INFO UPDATE]

A terrible tragedy struck the Boro Park community on Tuesday, when word spread of the drowning of a young child. Tzvi (Hersh) Elimelech Yechiel Michel...

WEDNESDAY UPDATES FROM VIRGINIA: Search Continues For Rabbi Reuven Bauman, Swept Out To Sea...

UPDATE 5:40PM: Dozens of volunteers from various organizations from NY, NJ and Baltimore have all joined the search in Virginia. Joining Achiezer and Haztzolah Air...

TRAGEDY IN FLATBUSH: Mother And 3 Children Killed In House Fire, Others Critical [TEHILLIM...

(VIDEOS & PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Tragedy struck the Flatbush community early Monday morning, when a mother and three children — 11 and 7-year-old boys,...

Levaya of Drowning Victim HaRav Dovid Traube Z”L

With a heavy heart, YWN regrets to report that the body of HaRav Dovid Hakohen Traube Z”L who went missing on Sunday afternoon in...

UPDATED STORY: Jewish Man Stabbed And Critically Wounded By FedEx Driver In Manhattan [TEHILLIM]

(VIDEOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) An Orthodox Jewish was stabbed and critically wounded in Midtown Manhattan on Monday afternoon. Sources tell YWN that the victim was walking...

שועלים הלכו בו: Dozens Of Foxes Seen Early Morning Near Kosel – Prophecy of...

As the video below shows, for the past three consecutive days, dozens of foxes have been observed entering and exiting the south western corner...

MISSING FOUND – Search For Missing Lakewood Yeshiva Bochur

The search for the missing 23-year old Yeshiva Bochur has been called off. He has been found and is in a safe place. All previously...

VIDEOS: LEVAYA of Dr Richie Friedman Z”L, Medical Director of Central Hatzolah, Struck &...

Tragedy has struck the Lawrence community on Motzei Shabbos as word spread of the tragic death of a prominent community member and one of...

FOUND! Missing Boy Found After Missing Nearly 24 Hours In Vermont Forest

The search in Vermont for a missing Yeshiva Boy has ended without incident. 15-year-old Shmuel Rabinowitz was spotted in the Killington Vermont forest by a...

CHANUKAH ATTACK IN MONSEY: Black Man Arrested In Harlem After Stabbing 5 With Machete...

Multiple victims were stabbed at a Motzei Shabbos Chanukah party at the home of the Kossoner Rebbe in Monsey. Five victims were stabbed by a...

TEHILLIM: Frum Monsey Man Missing In Greenwood Lake On NY/NJ Border [UPDATED 8:00PM ET]

Emergency personnel are currently searching for a Frum man from Monsey that went missing in Greenwood Lake while boating with his family. Sources tell YWN...

KollelBudget: More Deals at the Best Prices Online

CLICK HERE TO VISIT KOLLEL BUDGET Is it really possible to save "big bucks" online for everyday items or are "deal" blogs just another gimmick? This...

BIAS INCIDENT: Jews Attacked Inside Teaneck Kosher Bagel Store [UPDATED 5:20PM]

As YWN reported on Wednesday morning, there was a possible bias incident at Sammy's Bagels in Teaneck, NJ. The following is the latest information, provide...

HISTORIC: Chassidic Singer Lands MAJOR Record Deal With Universal Music Group

In terms of the international music industry, there is only one big name, Universal Music Group. In terms of Jewish Music singers, one of...

SHOCKING EL AL INCIDENT: Girl, 18, Ordered Off Flight, Forced to Undress & Searched...

An 18-year-old girl was left traumatized by a recent flight on El Al Israel Airlines, after she was ordered off the plane, forced to...

TRAGEDY IN LAKEWOOD: Toddler Niftar After Being Left in Vehicle

Tragedy has struck the Lakewood community on Monday with the tragic Petira of a 21-month-old girl. Sources tell YWN that the child was found in...

LEV TAHOR HORROR: Tales of Beatings and Torture Emerge From Excommunicated Cult Members

The horror stories involving the Lev Tahor cult, currently located in Guatemala, continue following the death of its leader Shlomo Helbrans in Mexico in 2017. Since...

Netanyahu Likely Headed For 5th Term as Prime Minister; Shas & Yahadut HaTorah With...

Benjamin Netanyahu appeared to be headed toward a historic fifth term as Israel’s prime minister on Wednesday, with close-to-complete unofficial election results giving his...

CHILLING UPDATE: Jersey City Terrorists Were Planning On Killing 50 Jewish Children In Yeshiva...

Just one door away from the JC Kosher Supermarket, the scene of the Jersey City terror attack, is the local Cheder with approximately 50...

POSSIBLE ARSON: Inferno Destroys Three Flatbush Homes, One Of Them Rebbe At Chaim Berlin

A massive fast-moving four-alarm blaze ripped through three homes in Flatbush, early Thursday morning. Chief of Fire Operations Thomas Richardson says firefighters were on the...

LOOK AT THIS: Orthodox Jews Armed To The Teeth In Monsey Walk Around With...

Should Orthodox Jews be armed like this? Assault rifles? Handguns quietly hidden in their pants? No guns at all? Hire armed guards to protect...

TRAGEDY: American Yeshiva Bochur From Passaic R”L Killed In Jerusalem Crash

A horrific crash took the life of a young American Yeshivas Bochur in Jerusalem on Wednesday evening. Avrohom Nochum Landi Z"L, 20, from Passaic, was...

Nissim Black’s Children Rejected By Schools; Rav Chaim Kanievsky Tells Him ‘Dark Skin is...

Hasidic rap singer Nissim Black visited HaGaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky on Monday. In an interview with Menachem Toker on Radio Kol Chai, Black explained the cause...