Lawsuit: Brooklyn Couple Sues American Airlines after They were Kicked Off Plane for Refusing to Put Tallis Bag on the Floor

While heading back to Brooklyn from Miami on American Airlines in August, Elana Birman, 71, only brought her purse on board, and her husband Roberto,.... read more

News Sparks: NYPD Police Commissioner Dermot Shea to Retire; South Dakota Rabbi to Light Menorah in Front of Mount Rushmore; and More

By Yehudit GarmaiseNYPD Commissioner Shea and his First Deputy Commissioner to RetireNYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea and his First Deputy Commissioner.... read more

News Sparks: NYC Schools Chancellor Steps Down; Holocaust Denial Remains on Facebook; WWII-era Bomb Explodes in Munich; and More

NYC Schools Chancellor Meisha Ross-Porter Steps DownAfter serving in the city’s top post in the Department of Education since the somewhat abrupt.... read more

News Sparks: HaRav David Lau Lights First Candle in Kosel Menorah, Biden Hosts Chanukah Party; UK Bans Hamas; and More

by Yehudit GarmaiseHaRav David Lau, shlita, Lights the First Candle in the Kosel MenorahHaRav David Lau, who is the chief rabbi of Israel, HaRav.... read more

News Sparks: Australian Treasurer, who is Jewish, Needs 24/7 Security; Hochul says "Thanks, but no Thanks" to Mayor de Blasio; Flu Spreads among Young People

Australian Treasurer Josh Frydenberg, who is Jewish, Needs 24/7 Security because of Constant Threats For the last two years, Australia’s.... read more

News Sparks: Waukesha Police: Suspect Intentionally Drove SUV into Crowd of People; Gov. Hochul Leads 2022 Polling; and More

Waukesha Police: Suspect Intentionally Drove SUV into Crowd of People, NYC Mayor Says No Credible Threat for Macy’s Thanksgiving ParadeAfter.... read more

News Sparks: Two Iranians Indicted for Interfering in US Elections; U.S Signs $5.29 Billion Deal with Pfizer for Anti-Covid Pill; And More News

Two Iranians Indicted for Threatening Voters in 2020 ElectionThe Justice Department has indicted two Iranian hackers for interfering in the U.S..... read more

News Sparks: Rosh Yeshiva Shoots Terrorist who was Stabbing Israelis; Councilman Brannan Defeats Fox

US Envoy Tours Israel’s Iron Dome Site The United States’ Ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, toured Israel’s Iron.... read more