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Park East Synagogue pushes out assistant rabbi, sparking protest

Park East Synagogue pushes out assistant rabbi, sparking protest

'Devastated by this shocking & uncalled for news,' congregant says after hearing Park East Synagogue terminated Rabbi Benjamin Goldschmidt.Ben Sales, JTA, 21/10/2021 07:32
Man arrested in NYC subway station with 300 rounds of ammunition

Man arrested in NYC subway station with 300 rounds of ammunition

Plainclothes subway cops nab man seen acting suspiciously who was allegedly carrying a homemade gun and over 300 rounds of ammunition.Dan Verbin, Canada, 01/10/2021 21:13
Bennett prays at Manhattan synagogue, walks to hotel

Bennett prays at Manhattan synagogue, walks to hotel

PM prays at Kehilath Jeshurun synagogue in Manhattan, where he used to pray 20 years ago, on Shmini Atzeret night.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/09/2021 21:28
Tel Aviv’s Sherry Herring sandwich shop to open on Manhattan’s Upper West Side

Tel Aviv’s Sherry Herring sandwich shop to open on Manhattan’s Upper West Side

Tel Aviv-based herring sandwich shop to open branch in Manhattan's Upper West Side.Shira Hanau, JTA, 03/08/2021 09:08
New York man arrested over anti-Semitic attack

New York man arrested over anti-Semitic attack

Staten Island man arrested for allegedly throwing a firework at a woman during pro-Israel and pro-Palestinian protests in Manhattan.Elad Benari, 08/07/2021 06:03
Swastika drawn on pavement in high traffic area of Manhattan

Swastika drawn on pavement in high traffic area of Manhattan

Nazi hate symbol discovered etched into the pavement in a busy Manhattan intersection.Dan Verbin, 23/06/2021 15:31
De Blasio, Cuomo condemn anti-Semitism in New York City

De Blasio, Cuomo condemn anti-Semitism in New York City

New York City Mayor says brutal attack on Jewish man in Times Square was "absolutely disgusting and unacceptable".Elad Benari, Canada, 21/05/2021 23:55
Pro-Palestinian protestors throw fireworks at Jews in Manhattan

Pro-Palestinian protestors throw fireworks at Jews in Manhattan

Jews also targeted by mobs of Pro-Palestinian supports driving by and shouting anti-Semitic epithets at them.Dan Verbin, Canada, 21/05/2021 19:46
Between a rock attack in Jerusalem and the lynch in Manhattan

Between a rock attack in Jerusalem and the lynch in Manhattan

We were attacked by an Arab mob in Jerusalem and last night my nephew was beaten up by Arab thugs in NY. All this is related. Opinion.Howard Sipzner, 21/05/2021 17:46
Jewish man brutally assaulted by pro-Palestinian mob in NYC

Jewish man brutally assaulted by pro-Palestinian mob in NYC

Disturbing videos surface of violence by pro-Palestinian mobs in Manhattan. Multiple injuries reported after police fail to restore calm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2021 07:23
Jewish and Arab protesters clash in Manhattan

Jewish and Arab protesters clash in Manhattan

Multiple fights break out in Times Square between pro-Israel and pro-PA protesters. Police make arrests at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/05/2021 03:31
Watch: Jews attacked in Manhattan

Watch: Jews attacked in Manhattan

On Manhattan’s Upper East Side, Jews are attacked by anti-Israel activists. Police intervene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/05/2021 09:19
Pro-Israel and pro-Palestinian marchers clash in NYC protests

Pro-Israel and pro-Palestinian marchers clash in NYC protests

Cops, security barricades in NYC; bloodied Jewish man behind store window as police hold back group of attackers; other man hit with chair.Dan Verbin, 12/05/2021 17:51
Trump calls search of Giuliani home and office "very, very unfair"

Trump calls search of Giuliani home and office "very, very unfair"

Trump says that he doesn't understand why federal investigators searched his former attorney's Manhattan apartment and office.Dan Verbin, 29/04/2021 20:57
Man on parole attacks Jewish family in Manhattan

Man on parole attacks Jewish family in Manhattan

Knife-wielding man on parole for attempted murder attacked a Jewish couple walking with their baby near Battery ParkArutz Sheva, 01/04/2021 07:08
Activists chant, 'Death to America' - in Manhattan

Activists chant, 'Death to America' - in Manhattan

In Manhattan, activists smash windows, shout 'Death to America!'Dalit Halevi, 06/09/2020 00:29
Mass layoffs at Manhattan JCC after federal program expires

Mass layoffs at Manhattan JCC after federal program expires

New York City’s flagship JCC cuts 35% of jobs as pandemic layoffs continue.Shira Hanau, JTA, 13/07/2020 08:15
From Manhattan to the Israeli children, with love

From Manhattan to the Israeli children, with love

50-year celebration of Emunah Bet Elazraki Children’s Home celebrated in New York.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/02/2020 09:25
Prominent NY architect, synagogue board member killed by brick

Prominent NY architect, synagogue board member killed by brick

Erica Tishman, a prominent architect and Jewish philanthropist, was killed by falling brick while walking through midtown Manhattan.Sam Sokol, JTA, 20/12/2019 08:10
The murder that shocked New York

The murder that shocked New York

Multiple children about 13-years-old suspected of assaulting, stabbing to death 19-year-old college student in Manhattan park.Gary Willig, 15/12/2019 14:22
Graffiti painted on historic Manhattan yeshiva

Graffiti painted on historic Manhattan yeshiva

Mesivta Tiferes Yerushalayim building vandalized with graffiti.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 27/08/2019 03:02
From Manhattan to Binyamin: US Jews visit, engage in dialogue

From Manhattan to Binyamin: US Jews visit, engage in dialogue

Members of Manhattan Central Synagogue toured Ramallah and later met with the head of Binyamin Regional Council Israel Gantz.Orly Harari, 25/08/2019 20:40
Blackout in Manhattan leaves 90,000 without power

Blackout in Manhattan leaves 90,000 without power

Power restored to most of New York City several hours after transformer fire causes major blackout.Ben Ariel, 14/07/2019 06:20
One dead in Midtown Manhattan helicopter crash

One dead in Midtown Manhattan helicopter crash

Helicopter crashes on Manhattan building at Times Square.Mordechai Sones, 10/06/2019 21:18
One of Manhattan's last Judaica shops is closing

One of Manhattan's last Judaica shops is closing

Manhattan is losing one of its last Judaica stores. J. Levine, which has been in business for 130 years, will soon be closing.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 29/05/2019 07:28
Starbucks facing lawsuits for use of pesticides

Starbucks facing lawsuits for use of pesticides

Plaintiffs file two lawsuits claiming Starbucks endangered customers in NY stores, fired staff who complained.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2019 12:08
Days after Poway, man harasses and lunges at Chabad rabbi in NY

Days after Poway, man harasses and lunges at Chabad rabbi in NY

Chabad rabbi harassed on Manhattan street by man who lunged at him, hurling anti-Semitic slurs.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 01/05/2019 08:13
Orthodox school ends religious exemptions from vaccines

Orthodox school ends religious exemptions from vaccines

SAR Academy and High School in NYC will not longer accept religious exemptions from vaccination requirement.Ben Sales, JTA, 19/04/2019 08:35
Watch: Blue light over New York City

Watch: Blue light over New York City

Transformer fire in Queens sends blue light which floods the nighttime sky over New York City.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/12/2018 06:48
Watch: Orthodox synagogue vandalized in New York

Watch: Orthodox synagogue vandalized in New York

Man filmed smashing glass on message board at Orthodox Jewish synagogue in Manhattan.David Rosenberg, 14/12/2018 07:54
World's largest menorah erected in Manhattan

World's largest menorah erected in Manhattan

32-foot, 4,000 pound menorah to be lit on 5th Avenue every night of Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/12/2018 16:16
Watch: Saluting Ari Fuld in the heart of Manhattan

Watch: Saluting Ari Fuld in the heart of Manhattan

Hundreds attend memorial for terror victim who helped stop his murderer in stabbing attack last month. 'We choose to live in Israel.'Yoni Kempinski, 17/10/2018 21:43
Watch: 9/11 Tribute in Light

Watch: 9/11 Tribute in Light

Two powerful light beams lit up in lower Manhattan skyline as part of 9/11 commemoration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2018 05:13
Gaza perimeter comes to Manhattan

Gaza perimeter comes to Manhattan

Gaza-area residents to participate in NY rally to tell Americans about the arson terror they have experienced for months.Ido Ben Porat, 22/08/2018 20:53
Steam pipe explosion leaves crater in midtown Manhattan

Steam pipe explosion leaves crater in midtown Manhattan

Steam pipe explosion causes evacuations, street closures in Manhattan's Flatiron District.Gary Willig, 19/07/2018 16:37
Jewish man sues NYC daycare for banning son's Star of David

Jewish man sues NYC daycare for banning son's Star of David

Russian-American Jew takes Manhattan daycare center to court over refusal to allow his son to wear Jewish symbol, citing 'safety issues'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2018 07:59
Watch: Times Square awash in blue and white for Israel gala

Watch: Times Square awash in blue and white for Israel gala

Following Celebrate Israel Parade in Manhattan, hundreds of thousands turn out in Times Square to mark 70 years since Israel's founding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/06/2018 08:15
Security high for Israel Day Parade in New York City

Security high for Israel Day Parade in New York City

More than 1,000 cops to secure annual Israel Day Parade in New York.JTA, 03/06/2018 16:34
Orthodox Jewish man critically wounded in Manhattan stabbing

Orthodox Jewish man critically wounded in Manhattan stabbing

28-year-old Orthodox Jewish man in critical condition after being stabbed multiple times by FedEx employee in Manhattan.David Rosenberg, 24/04/2018 08:54
Manhattan bomber indicted

Manhattan bomber indicted

Bangladeshi immigrant Akayed Ullah indicted on federal terrorism charges for last month's botched bombing in New York City subway.Ben Ariel, 11/01/2018 06:38
Fire at Trump Tower

Fire at Trump Tower

Reports of fire at Manhattan skyscraper and residence of President Trump and his family.David Rosenberg, 08/01/2018 15:35
Millionaire socialite accused of anti-Semitic assault in NYC

Millionaire socialite accused of anti-Semitic assault in NYC

Jacqueline Cooke, daughter of late owner of Washington Redskins, reportedly smashed glass purse on man's face, told him to 'hurry up, Jew.'JTA, 04/01/2018 18:57
ADL 'concerned' over anti-Semitism in Manhattan

ADL 'concerned' over anti-Semitism in Manhattan

ADL expresses ‘concern’ over spate of anti-Semitic, racist vandalism in Manhattan.JTA, 29/12/2017 15:21
NYPD adjusting security plans for New Year's Eve

NYPD adjusting security plans for New Year's Eve

New York police will adjust security plans for New Year’s Eve celebrations following suicide bombing in subway tunnel.Elad Benari, 13/12/2017 05:13
NYC bombing suspect taunted Trump on Facebook

NYC bombing suspect taunted Trump on Facebook

Suspect in New York City subway blast posted a message to Trump on his Facebook page before the attack.Elad Benari, 13/12/2017 03:06
Report: Manhattan bomber says attack motivated by Gaza violence

Report: Manhattan bomber says attack motivated by Gaza violence

Failed suicide bomber says he wanted to blow up Manhattan subway at rush hour because of Israeli response to Gaza rockets.Gary Willig, 11/12/2017 21:18
Attempted suicide bombing on Manhattan subway

Attempted suicide bombing on Manhattan subway

Police report explosion near Times Square, trains evacuated. Possible ISIS-inspired suicide bomber in custody.David Rosenberg, 11/12/2017 15:20
'Attacker's entire family should be deported'

'Attacker's entire family should be deported'

Former congressman Jason Chaffetz says US has no entry/exit system, no reason for illegal aliens to receive US driver's licenses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2017 15:39
Manhattan ramming victim is a Jew from Argentina

Manhattan ramming victim is a Jew from Argentina

At least eight people were killed and multiple people injured after a rental truck hit cyclists and pedestrians on a bike pathChana Roberts, 01/11/2017 11:57
Trump offers condolences to Manhattan victims

Trump offers condolences to Manhattan victims

"God and your country are with you!" tweets Trump after attack in Manhattan kills eight and injures more than a dozen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2017 01:38
'A cowardly act of terror'

'A cowardly act of terror'

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says attack on Manhattan's west side being treated as terrorism.Elad Benari, 01/11/2017 01:06
8 dead in ramming attack in Manhattan

8 dead in ramming attack in Manhattan

Driver rams people from his vehicle in lower Manhattan, killing 8 before being caught. Driver reportedly shouted 'Alahu Akbar!'Gary Willig, 01/11/2017 01:02
Danon: Israel will always stand with America

Danon: Israel will always stand with America

Israel's Ambassador to the UN expresses condolences following the terror attack in New York.Elad Benari, 01/11/2017 00:37
Police seeking 3 who painted swastika on NY synagogue

Police seeking 3 who painted swastika on NY synagogue

Sutton Place synagogue vandals caught on tape spray-painting Nazi symbol.Gary Willig, 26/10/2017 17:15
Watch: Netanyahu mobbed on Manhattan streets

Watch: Netanyahu mobbed on Manhattan streets

Prime Minister Netanyahu walked the streets of Manhattan, greeting passersby and police officers. 'I'm not saying hi to him, I'm Muslim.'Tzvi Lev, 19/09/2017 10:41
Manhattan’s only vineyard is run by an 89-year-old Iraqi Jew

Manhattan’s only vineyard is run by an 89-year-old Iraqi Jew

A 100-foot backyard vine turns into a an unofficial winery; friends and family help with the winemaking.JTA, 02/09/2017 20:49
Soon there will only be one Judaica store left in Manhattan

Soon there will only be one Judaica store left in Manhattan

West Side Judaica closes after 83 years in business - because customers shop online.JTA, 29/07/2017 20:49