N.Y. Mayor Bill de Blasio created the largest free universal pre-K program in the country with Orthodox yeshivas in mind. So why are they poised to opt out of it?
A New York customer service provider allegedly forced employees to pray, thank God for their jobs and say “I love you” to managers and colleagues at work — and fired those who protested.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants the state Department of Education to ensure oversight of a troubled school district run by an ultra-Orthodox school board.
Sari Laufer is associate rabbi at Manhattan’s Congregation Rodeph Sholom. She’s also a contestant on ‘Jeopardy’ — with her first episode airing Wednesday.
Roy Goodman, who died last week, served as the iconic Jewish Republican for decades in New York’s State Senate. Masha Leon looks back at his inspiring career.
A volunteer driver taking a cancer patient to a chemotherapy appointment was cited by Brooklyn police — for driving an illegal cab.
An investigation found Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes spent more than $200,000 in seized criminal funds for his failed reelection campaign.
Moshe Stein is an Orthodox Jew who kills New York’s hardiest bedbugs, ants, rats and roaches — all while obeying the Torah’s warnings against causing unnecessary pain to animals.
Tens of thousands marched in New York in the Celebrate Israel Parade, which is marking its 50th anniversary.
Ultra-Orthodox rabbis warned a crowd of 10,000 women about the dangers of the Internet, while addressing them through a one-way mirror in Brooklyn.