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Biden Moves Closer To Formally Winning Democratic Nomination

WASHINGTON (AP) — Joe Biden is on the cusp of formally securing the Democratic presidential nomination after winning hundreds more delegates in primary contests Tuesday that tested the nation's abilit...

AP: False Claims Of Antifa Protesters Plague Small U.S. Cities

CHICAGO (AP) — In the days since President Donald Trump blamed antifa activists for an eruption of violence at protests over police killings of black people, social media has lit up with rumors that t...

Rep. Eliot Engel Busted On Hot Mic Saying He Doesn’t Care About Riots

NEW YORK (VINnews) — NY Rep. Eliot Engel, the 16-term Democratic congressman got himself into a mess on Tuesday when he openly stated that he doesn't care about the riots and looting taking place in t...

Trump Says GOP Is Pulling Convention From North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is seeking a new state to host the Republican National Convention after host North Carolina refused to guarantee the event could be held in ...

NYPD Chief Of Department Blasts Gov. Cuomo For Disrespecting Cops

NEW YORK (VINnews) — In an exclusive interview with the New York Post, NYPD Chief of Dept. Terence Monahan had some harsh words for Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Cuomo made headlines on Tuesday when he denoun...

Trump Offers ‘Domination’ Of DC Protests As Model For States

WASHINGTON (AP) — Claiming he is backed by a “silent majority," President Donald Trump turned the nation’s capital into a model for the overwhelming force he believes critical to stop sometimes-violen...

George W. Bush Speaks Out On George Floyd, Racism

DALLAS — Former President George W. Bush criticized any effort to squelch protests of George Floyd’s death while in Minneapolis police custody. In a statement issued Tuesday by his office in Dallas...

Thousands Remain Protesting In NYC Streets, Defying Curfew

NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators protesting the death of George Floyd remained on New York City streets on Tuesday after an 8 p.m. curfew put in place by officials struggling to stanch destr...

Police: Video Shows Man Killed In Kentucky Fired A Gun

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Video released by police shows a popular barbecue stand operator firing a gun as officers approached his business in Louisville shortly before he was shot to death, the city's a...

Vegas Officer On Life Support After Attack During Protests

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A police officer was on life support Tuesday after being shot during a protest on the Las Vegas Strip, the latest in a handful of attacks on police amid demonstrations across the coun...

Zoom Booms As Pandemic Drives Millions To Its Video Service

SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Zoom Video Communications is rapidly emerging as the latest internet gold mine as millions of people flock to its conferencing service to see colleagues, friends and family wh...

Boro Park: Suspect Apprehended After Vandalizing Synagogue [VIDEO]

BORO PARK (VINnews) — A suspect was apprehended on Monday evening after vandalizing a Boro Park synagogue. Video footage released by Boro Park Shmira shows a male turn a street corner at approximat...

Los Angeles Jews Take Stock After George Floyd Protests Batter Local Institutions

LOS ANGELES (JTA) – Graffiti on the walls of a synagogue read “Free Palestine” and “f*** Israel.” A statue of Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who saved thousands of Hungarian Jews from the Nazi...

Pallets Of Bricks Strategically Placed On Protest Routes Stoking Violence, But Who Placed Them?

NEW YORK (VINnews) — Rioters protesting the death of George Floyd have resorted in many instances to throwing bricks positioned on the streets where the protests are taking place, according to a repor...

Dutch Chief Rabbi Slams Amsterdam Mayor For Ignoring Social Distancing At Mass Black Lives Matter Protest

AMSTERDAM (JTA) — A Dutch chief rabbi joined the chorus of criticism aimed at Amsterdam’s mayor, who allowed thousands to gather at a protest over the police killing of George Floyd without enforcing ...

Israel Leaves Schools Open In The Meantime Despite Increased Infection

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — After a protracted meeting between Prime Minister Netanyahu and senior health ministry officials, the prime minister decided to keep all schools open in the meantime except for t...

Slow Down Annexation Process, Jared Kushner And Other US Officials Tell Netanyahu

WASHINGTON (JTA) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held a conference call with Jared Kushner and other top White House officials to discuss slowing down West Bank annexation plans, an Israel...

Ex-NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly Slams deBlasio For Failure To Control Lawlessness

NEW YORK (VINnews) — Mayor de Blasio came under fire Tuesday morning as he was blasted by the ex-NYPD Commissioner for failing to control the violent lawless behavior plaguing the streets of New York ...

In Israel, Protesters Demonstrate Against Floyd Killing

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Over 200 demonstrators protested outside the U.S. diplomatic mission in Tel Aviv on Tuesday to decry the killing of George Floyd. The protesters held signs reading “Black Li...

Russian-Israeli Billionaire Roman Abramovich Buys Estate In Israel For Record $64.5 Million

JERUSALEM (JTA) - Russian-Israeli billionaire Roman Abramovich has bought an estate in central Israel for a record $64.5 million, an Israeli business daily reported. The deal on the property in Her...