A second arsonist has struck the Bukharian Jewish community in Queens, where seven homes under construction or renovation have been torched, officials said. This time, it’s a suspected copycat fire starter, New York City police said Friday and the target is mounds of rubbish.
Rabbi David Lau’s condemnation this week of Naftali Bennett’s visit to the Solomon Schechter School of Manhattan was shortsighted and inaccurate in many ways.
Up to $10 million in diamonds have been reported stolen from a New York jeweler who left them in an unlocked safe, police said on Friday.
The Ethical Culture Fieldston School, an elite New York private school in the Bronx, has come under fire for failing to discuss the anti-Semitic connotations of the swastika after students in a middle-school class drew the symbol.
New York City cops have released a new video of a suspect in the string of arson fires targeting Bukharian Jews in Queens — and he’s carrying a gun.
The president of the New York City borough of Queens, the New York Police Department’s chief of detectives and numerous other city officials met with Bukharian Jewish leaders about a string of arsons affecting the community of central Asian Jews.
A U.S. appeals court ruled on Tuesday that thousands of non-U.S. citizens could not pursue claims against Arab Bank Plc for providing support to militant groups behind attacks in Israel and the Palestinian territories.
A large menorah was found vandalized on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, just two blocks from the mayor’s official residence at Gracie Mansion.
When Jonathan Katz’s subway study revealed the ‘F’ to be the most Jewish train, critics accused him of failing to count the more ‘authentic’ Jewish population. What did they mean, exactly?
The mayor or New York reportedly drew some criticism from Syrian Jews for comparing Muslim refugees fleeing their homeland with Jews fleeing the Holocaust.