A U.S. judge on Tuesday declared a mistrial in the case against a New York state senator accused of trying to buy his way onto the Republican ticket in the 2013 New York City mayoral race, lawyers in the case said.
As the number of Holocaust survivors dwindles, Witness Theater offers a new approach to preserving their stories — matching them with teens to dramatize their lives.
It has been two decades (and one day) since the death of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, the rebbe whose influence was felt far beyond the Lubavitcher community he led.
A sprawling New York state corruption trial could be seriously delayed or even derailed by some 300 recordings of a Hasidic wheeler-dealer chatting in Yiddish.
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.