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Louisville Police And National Guard Return Fire, Killing Man

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Police officers and National Guard soldiers enforcing a curfew in Louisville killed a man early Monday when they returned fire after someone in a large group fired at them first...

Public Health Officials Warn Of Renewed Coronavirus Outbreak After Protests

NEW YORK (VINnews) — As protests over the death of George Floyd erupted around all of America, public health experts warned of a fresh outbreak of the coronavirus due to the lack of maintenance of hea...

Torah Umesorah Brings The Convention To U

A Torah Umesorah Convention is an all-encompassing experience, that uplifts and inspires each and every attendee. This experience, once reserved for our beloved Rabbeim and Teachers is now, for the fi...

Report: Iran Attempted To Raise Chlorine In Israel’s Water Supply To Dangerous Levels

TEHRAN (JNS) - Iranian hackers tried to trick Israeli computers into raising the chlorine content in the country’s water supply to dangerous levels, the Financial Times reported on Sunday. The repo...

Use Of Force Criticized In Protests About Police Brutality

NEW YORK (AP) - As protests grip the nation, officers have doused crowds with pepper spray, struck protesters with batons, steered police cars into throngs, shoved demonstrators and screamed curses. S...

Civil Unrest Could Influence Biden’s Search For Running Mate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden’s search for a running mate could be reshaped by the police killing of George Floyd and the unrest it has ignited across the country, raising questions about contenders wit...

Prime Minister Netanyahu Files Police Complaint Over ‘Specific Death Threats’

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu wrote on his Facebook page that he has filed a police complaint over threats on his life. Netanyahu wrote that he had been forced to file the...

AIPAC Cancels 2021 Policy Conference Due To Concerns About Coronavirus

WASHINGTON (JNS) - The annual AIPAC Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., has been canceled for 2021 due to issues concerning the coronavirus, announced the pro-Israel lobby’s president, Betsy Berns ...

Face Fountain From Mishnaic Period Discovered In Tzipori

TZIPORI (VINnews) — An ancient face fountain which was used as a public fountain in bathhouses, fountains and basins has been discovered recently in the Sepphoris (Tzipori) National Park in northern I...

Protesters Start Fires Near White House

WASHINGTON — Protesters started fires near the White House as tensions with police mounted during a third straight night of demonstrations held in response to the death of George Floyd at police hands...

Mayor de Blasio’s Daughter Arrested At Manhattan Protest

NEW YORK (VINnews) — Instead of devoting a disproportionate amount of attention to Jewish New York areas, such as Boro Park, perhaps Mayor de Blasio should be focusing more on his own family. Just ...

Unrest Demonstrates Biden’s Challenge In Breaking Through

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump spent much of Sunday using Twitter as a bullhorn to urge “law and order” and tougher action by police against protestors around the country. Joe Biden quietly ...

Trump Took Shelter In White House Bunker As Protests Raged

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service agents rushed President Donald Trump to a White House bunker on Friday night as hundreds of protesters gathered outside the executive mansion, some of them throwing ro...

De Blasio Still Enforcing Social Distancing and Business Lockdowns on 13th Avenue as City Riots Spiral out of Control

BORO PARK (VINnews) — New York City is awash with rioting, fires, and looting, while Bill De Blasio is fiddling with ensuring that the stores and shops on 13th Avenue remain closed and strictly follow...

Tending Wounds And Distributing Supplies: Minneapolis Jews Care For A City In Turmoil

MINNEAPOLIS ,(JTA) - Dr. Vivian Fischer spent five hours Saturday walking toward Minneapolis’s devastation from her home in a suburb immediately outside the city. The family physician put on gray scru...

Officials See Extremist Groups, Disinformation In Protests

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. officials sought to determine Sunday whether extremist groups had infiltrated police brutality protests across the country and deliberately tipped largely peaceful demonstration...

Mississippi Mayor Apologizes For Tweets On George Floyd

PETAL, Miss. (AP) — A white Mississippi mayor who caused an outrage with his tweets about the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis has apologized but says he won’t resign, prompting protesters to retu...

Atlanta Mayor: 2 Police Officers Fired

ATLANTA (AP) — Two police officers have been fired and three others placed on desk duty over excessive use of force during a protest arrest incident involving two college students, Atlanta's mayor sai...

Online Divisions: Twitter, Facebook Diverge On Trump’s Words

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — President Donald Trump posted identical messages on Twitter and Facebook this week. But while the two social platforms have very similar policies on voter misinformation and glo...

Frum Interactive Therapeutic Platform Has Exploded Zoom

“Let’s Get Real with Coach Menachem,” a series of therapy meetings on Zoom, has reached its two-month anniversary. This program emerged organically in response to the negative emotional symptoms peopl...