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AP Explains: Is A Trump White House Acceptance Speech Legal?

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump instantly ignited new controversy when he said recently that he may deliver his nomination acceptance speech during the Republican National Convention at the W...

Portland Mayor Decries Violent Protesters As Props For Trump

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The mayor of Portland, Oregon, a city wracked by nearly 70 consecutive nights of unrest, on Thursday angrily denounced those who attempted to set a police precinct on fire with o...

Potential Satmar Mega-Development in Blooming Grove Bad Idea, Says NY State Senator

BLOOMING GROVE, NY (VINnews/Sandy Eller) - Just days before a planning board meeting will give South Blooming Grove residents an opportunity to weigh in on a massive housing project that may soon beco...

Cadillac Says New Electric SUV Has Features To Take On Tesla

DETROIT (AP) — We’ve seen this movie before, an electric vehicle from a mainstream automaker that will take away sales from market leader Tesla. But General Motors executives say Cadillac’s first f...

Russia Has A Full-time Surgeon Whose Only Job Is Circumcising Jewish Men

MOSCOW (JTA) - The religious Jewish world has created some unusual jobs, from shofar makers to etrog pickers to mashgichim – kosher certifiers whose job is literally to watch others cook. But one o...

Polish-language Newspaper In Toronto Blames Jews For The Pandemic

TORONTO (JTA) - A Polish-language newspaper in Toronto has published an article blaming Jews for the coronavirus pandemic. B’nai Brith Canada, an organization that fights anti-Semitism, has filed a...

4 Poultry Plant Execs Indicted After 2019 Immigration Raid

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Four executives from two Mississippi poultry processing plants have been indicted on federal charges tied to one of the largest workplace immigration raids in the U.S. in the pas...

State Of Delaware To Require Education On Holocaust, Genocide

DELAWARE (JTA ) - The state of Delaware will require Holocaust and genocide education in middle and high schools beginning with the 2021-22 academic year. A bill was signed into law by Gov. John Ca...

US Rescinds Global ‘Do Not Travel’ Coronavirus Warning

NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump administration on Thursday rescinded its warnings to Americans against all international travel because of the coronavirus pandemic, saying conditions no longer warrant a bla...

WATCH: ​Shpy is the top secret agent at Tzivos ​Hashem and does all he can to stop the ​Yetzer ​Horah

Heeeeees baaack! Gather around boys and girls​!​​ The spy is now headed to the big screen!For the first time ever, the popular ​Moshiach ​Times character​,​ &...

Former President Bush Pays Tribute To Immigrants In New Book

NEW YORK (AP) — A new book by former President George W. Bush will highlight an issue which now sets him apart from many of his fellow Republicans — immigration. Crown announced Thursday that Bush'...

Oklahoma Governor Contracts Covid-19 From Hugs

OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma governor spokesperson Charlie Hannema said Thursday that Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt, the first governor in the nation to test positive for the coronavirus, was infected when ...

Man Fractures Neck In Diving Accident; Young Son Saves Him

PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) — A 9-year-old Florida boy is being hailed a hero for pulling his father from the water after the man fractured his neck in a diving accident. Young Asaih Williams said he alwa...

Hostage-taker At French Bank Demands Israel Free Palestinian Children ‘Unjustly Imprisoned’

PARIS (JTA) - A man who holed up inside a bank in northern France on Thursday with several hostages told the media that he would free them if Israel “liberates Palestinian children unjustly imprisoned...

Democrats Sue Georgia Election Officials Over Lines At Polls

ATLANTA (AP) — Democrats are asking a federal judge to order Georgia election officials to take steps to prevent long lines at the polls on Election Day. A lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court i...

Apple Shines In Pandemic With $2 Trillion Value On Horizon

NEW YORK (AP) - Early in 2020, Apple appeared to be caught in a horrible bind. The initial spread of the novel coronavirus shut down the factories in China that assemble its iPhones and also closed...

AAA: Partially Automated Driving Systems Don’t Always Work

DETROIT (AP) — Two tests by AAA during the past two years show that partially automated driving systems don’t always function properly, so the auto club is recommending that car companies limit their ...

NYC Begins Registering Travelers At COVID-19 Checkpoints

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City opened new traveler checkpoints Thursday to register visitors and residents returning from nearly three dozen states who are required to quarantine for 14 days — an initi...

Ex-Obama Health Official Gives A Rosh Hashanah Pep Talk On Dealing With Coronavirus

WASHINGTON (JTA) - As the High Holidays approach, Jews across the country are preparing for a Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur like none they’ve ever experienced. Andy Slavitt, a former Obama administr...

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