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Jersey City Mayor: The JC Kosher Supermarket Was Targeted

JERSEY CITY, NJ (VINnews) — The JC Kosher Supermarket, where at least 2 Jews were killed in a shooting spree that left 3 civilians and 1 officer dead, was a targeted location in the attack. That's ...

IN VIDEOS: Around the Scene of the Tragic JC Kosher Supermarket Shooting

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders, were killed in a furious gunbattle Tuesday that filled the streets of Jersey City with the sound of heavy gunfire ...

Background: Who Are The Chasidic Inhabitants Of Jersey City?

JERSEY CITY (VINnews) —  An estimated 100 families from a number of Chasidic sects based in Brooklyn have bought over the last few years a number of large wood-frame rowhouses in Jersey City whose pri...

Detective Joseph Seals Identified As Police Officer Killed In Jersey City Shooting

JERSEY CITY, NJ (VINnews) — The shooting attack which occurred in Jersey City Tuesday has resulted in 6 deaths, including the death of one police officer and both gunmen involved in the attack. The...

Anti-Semitic Thug that Threatened Jewish Man In Lawrence Costco Has Been Arrested

NEW YORK (VINnews) — The anti-Semite who threatened a Jewish man in a Five Towns Costco store, and told him the Nazis will get him, has now been arrested. The man, identified as Justin Pichazac...

Police Chief: 6 People Killed In New Jersey Shooting, Including Officer

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Six people, including a police officer and three bystanders, were killed in a furious gunbattle Tuesday that filled the streets of Jersey City with the sound of heavy gunfire ...

UPDATE: Multiple Killed In New Jersey Shooting, Including An Officer

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — A police officer and multiple others were killed in a shooting in Jersey City Tuesday that authorities say is not believed to have been a terrorism attack. One officer was ...

First Ever All-Female Siyum HaShas To Take Place On January 5

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Michelle Farber has spent decades teaching Talmud to Jewish women. But when her first child was born, she was relieved it was a boy. “When my son was born, I said, ‘Good, we had a...

24 Hour Sefarim Sale from Koren Publishers – Tuesday, December 10th

Get 25-80% OFF all items at Koren’s brand new website. No coupon code needed. Enjoy huge discounts on your favorite books and sefarim by the leading Torah scholars of our generation: Rav Steinsaltz, ...

Israeli Lawmakers Submit Bill To Dissolve Parliament

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli legislators submitted a bill Tuesday that would dissolve parliament and trigger an unprecedented third national elections in less than a year. Israel has been mired in poli...

TRAGEDY IN JC KOSHER SUPERMARKET: 2 Jews, 1 Officer Killed In Kosher Store Shooting [VIDEOS]

JERSEY CITY, NJ (VINnews) — An active shooter situation took place in Jersey City on Tuesday afternoon. The incident began with a shooting in Bayview Cemetery, with a police officer being shot in t...

Pelosi Announces Agreement On North American Trade Pact

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced agreement on a modified North American trade pact, handing President Donald Trump a major Capitol Hill win on the same day that Democr...

Israeli Student Beaten On Paris Metro Train After He Was Heard Speaking Hebrew

PARIS (JTA) — An Israeli student in Paris was beaten on the Metro train after he spoke on the phone in Hebrew, according to France’s National Bureau of Vigilance Against anti-Semitism, or BNVCA. Th...

NYC Lawmakers Vote 43-3 To Require ‘Bird-friendly’ Glass

NEW YORK (AP) — New York's City Council voted 43-3 Tuesday to mandate “bird-friendly”glass in new buildings in hopes of cutting down on the tens of thousands of birds that die by flying into the city'...

Trump, Obama Advisers Say Russia, Iran Remain Threats to US

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Russia's challenge to NATO and democratic nations, as well as Iran's influence on the wider Middle East, remain two of the top threats to world peace, two former...

Labour’s Jeremy Corbyn: Redistribute UK Wealth, Tax The Rich

LONDON (AP) — If Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn wins Britain's general election on Thursday, he’s promising a remix of British society, with a strong emphasis on raising the lot of Britain’s disenf...

Billionaire Ron Lauder Is Funding A $25 Million Campaign Against Anti-Semitism In US Politics

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Billionaire philanthropist Ronald Lauder is funding a $25 million campaign against political candidates in the United States who support or normalize anti-Semitism. Lauder, the p...

Teen Runaway Found ‘Camping’ Inside Bed, Bath & Beyond

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Employees at a Bed, Bath & Beyond in North Carolina discovered an uninvited sleepover guest hiding in the store when they opened up Monday morning. The Greenville employ...

United Hatzalah Of Israel Raises Whopping $7 Million In Six Days

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — On Sunday evening at the Avenue Event Hall in Airport City, United Hatzalah held their second annual Israel gala dinner, which followed shortly upon the heels of the 1st annual g...