Friday, September 20, 2019

Breaking News

Trump Says He Carries Cash To ‘Give Tips’

Washington- U.S. President Donald Trump was seen boarding his Air Force One jet with a bunch of 20$ bills sticking out of his back pocket. This prompted reporters to ask the presid...

Canada’s Trudeau Faces Backlash Over Brownface Photo From 2001

Toronto - Confessing a "massive blind spot" in his thinking, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau moved to contain a growing furor Thursday after a photo surfaced of him in brownface at a...

NY Will Increase Police Presence In Jewish Neighborhoods For High Holidays

New York - The New York Police Department said it will increase its presence in Jewish neighborhoods before and during the High Holidays. Increased foot patrols and specialized ...

Walgreens, Google Affiliate To Launch Drone Delivery Test

Walgreens and a Google affiliate are testing drone deliveries that can put drugstore products on customer doorsteps minutes after being ordered. Snacks like Goldfish Crackers or...

What Are Your Thoughts on the Vos iz Neias Website Redesign?

Vos Iz Neias has been faithfully serving its community of readers for over 15 years. We recently undertook a complete overhaul of the website, giving it a more upgraded look and fe...

In Israel, Calls For Unity Reveal Deep Divisions After Vote

Jerusalem - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his chief rival, Benny Gantz, on Thursday each called for the formation of a unity government following Israel's inconclusive nati...

Women’s March Once Again Forced To Part Ways With Board Member

The Women's March was forced to fire their brand new board member Zahra Billoo, mere days after electing her, over her offensive tweets about Israel. The Anti-Defamation League ...

Trump Sues Manhattan DA Seeking To Block Tax Return Subpoena

New York - President Donald Trump asked a federal judge Thursday to block an effort by New York prosecutors to obtain his tax returns. Trump's attorneys filed a lawsuit in U.S. ...

Former Security Guard Indicted For Plotting To Bomb Las Vegas Synagogue

Las Vegas - A former security guard was charged with compiling bomb components and guns to kill people at a Las Vegas synagogue, and of drawing up plans to attack a bar catering to...

‘It’s Bad’: Water Rescues Begin As Imelda Soaks East Texas

  HOUSTON  — Rain from Tropical Depression Imelda deluged parts of Texas and Louisiana on Thursday, prompting hundreds of water rescues, a hospital evacuation and road clos...

Israel: Political Impasse Continues After Likud Forms Right-Wing Bloc

Jerusalem- In a masterful display of audacity, Prime Minister Netanyahu has succeeded in turning what may have appeared to be political defeat into a stalemate, with no side capabl...

Moshe Holtzberg, Whose Parents Were Killed In Mumbai Attack, Becomes Bar Mitzvah

Brooklyn,N.Y — Moshe Holtzberg, whose parents Gabi and Rivky Holtzberg were killed in the 2008 terrorist attack in Mumbai, celebrated becoming a bar mitzvah by donning tefillin for...

Iran Diplomat Warns Of ‘All-Out War’ If Hit For Saudi Attack

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates  — Iran's foreign minister warned Thursday that any attack on his country over a drone-and-missile strike on Saudi Arabia's oil industry will result in ...

Joint List Celebrates ‘End Of Netanyahu Era’

Jerusalem - Joint Arab List leaders celebrated as voting booths closed Tuesday night, heralding “the end of the Netanyahu era” as a surge in voter turnout led to exit polls predict...

Amar’e Stoudemire Visits His Campus Hillel And Wants To Boost Black-Jewish Relations

Miami - Despite his serious thoughts about an NBA comeback, Amar’e Stoudemire is taking a little break from basketball to go to school. The former six-time NBA All-Star, who had ne...

Number Of Abortions In US Falls To Lowest Level Since 1973

New York - The number and rate of abortions across the United States have plunged to their lowest levels since the procedure became legal nationwide in 1973, according to new figur...

From the Editor: Knee-Jerk Defense Of Assault of Woman at Target Reveals Stereotypical Prejudices

Flatbush - Vos Iz Neias recently published a video of a woman assaulting another woman at Target because she refused to apologize for reaching over the first woman's child in order...

Alan Carr Adresses Lakewood Community Leaders On Anti-Semitism

Lakewood, NJ - In a stirring display of unity and resolve, over 100 diverse community leaders from Lakewood, Toms River, Jackson, Brick and Howell gathered at the Lakewood Municipa...

US Says Attack On Saudi Oil Site Was An Iranian ‘Act Of War’

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil installations an "act of war" against the kingdom by Iran, as the Sa...

Governor Cuomo Releases Statement on Attack of Hasidic Man in Williamsburg, NY

A Hasidic Jewish man was assaulted and robbed in Brooklyn on Tuesday in an incident captured on video and posted on social media. Four men cornered the man, with long sidelocks ...