The advocacy group Yaffed is gathering its own proof in the hope of pushing the NYC Department of Education to ramp up its probe into inadequate secular education at yeshivas.
The Chabad-Lubavitch movement’s premier yeshiva is seeking to assure parents that no sexual or physical abuse is taking place within its walls following a detailed report on allegations of such abuse in the past.
EXCLUSIVE: Yeshiva gave away almost $500 million to Montefiore hospital in a deal to shed money-losing Albert Einstein medical school. Why did the financially troubled university agree to such lopsided financial terms?
City-funded sentries will soon be guarding yeshivas in New York’s five boroughs. The first-in-the-nation move is a major victory for Orthodox advocates after a year of tough political defeats.
Sometimes in life, if you don’t get a barrel of gold, you should be satisfied with a salted herring. During his ill-fated time in Yeshiva, Michael Orbach learned the meaning of that proverb — the hard way.
Despite its executives’ checkered record, Jewish agencies saw no problem in referring homeless men to the seedy boarding house with an elementary school below. Then, two men turned up dead at Yeshiva Gedolah Academy.
New York police now believe a fellow student or faculty member murdered a yeshiva student in his dormitory in 1986.
A firebomb believed to have been thrown at two Israeli yeshiva students in New York City was actually aimed at a Muslim food truck vendor, police said.
Yeshiva U. trumpeted a plan to offload its money-losing medical school. But documents obtained by the Forward suggest the flagship Modern Orthodox institution may have given away millions more to close the deal than it claimed.
Yeshiva University has finalized an agreement to transfer the operations and finances of its medical school to the Montefiore Health System.