Assemblyman Claims Activist Associates With Radical Islamists, Should Not Speak At CUNY CommencementControversy was mounting Friday evening over a decision by the City University of New York Graduate School of Public Health to invite a pro-Palestinian activist as the commencement speaker.
Jewish Students Petitioning Baruch For Different Commencement Time Due To Sabbath Conflict Some Jewish students are complaining that a local college has scheduled commencement for late afternoon on a Friday.
Violent Mugging Caught On Video In MidwoodThe NYPD wants your help finding two people who attacked a man walking in Midwood early Monday morning.
Israel Deploys Military In Cities To Stop Attacks; NY Lawmaker To VisitThe Israeli military began deploying hundreds of troops in Israeli cities Wednesday to assist police forces in countering a wave of deadly Palestinian shooting and stabbing attacks that have created panic across the country.
Professor Known For Anti-Israel Remarks Speaks At Brooklyn College; Some Critics FuriousSteven Salaita, who has drawn heated controversy and lost a professorship for anti-Israel comments he posted on social media, spoke at Brooklyn College Thursday night.
Protesters Call For Metropolitan Opera To Cancel 'The Death of Klinghoffer'"The Death of Klinghoffer" depicts the 1985 hijacking of the Italian cruise ship Achille Lauro and the murder of disabled Jewish passenger Leon Klinghoffer.
Post Office Nixes Delivery To Some Brooklyn Residents With Low Mail Slots In DoorsSome longtime Brooklyn residents claim they have stopped receiving mail apparently because the mail slots on their doors are too low.
Police Investigate UES Attack On Jewish Couple As Possible Hate CrimeThe NYPD's Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an alleged attack on a Jewish couple on the Upper East Side.
NYU Calls Off Fall Study Programs In Israel Over Security ConcernsSome U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, raising concerns that schools may be overreacting.
3-Year-Old Boy Dies In Catskills Bungalow Fire The fire broke out around 10:15 p.m. Sunday at a bungalow colony on State Route 55 in the Town of Liberty.
Assemblyman To Distribute Plastic Holders For 'Flimsy' Muni Meter ReceiptsNew York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) has partnered with the city Department of Transportation for an effort to distribute receipt holders for those who park using Muni meters.
As Israel Buries Teens And World Mourns, Airstrikes Target HamasHundreds of people participated in separate memorial services in the hometowns of the three teens -- Eyal Yifrah, 19, Gilad Shaar, 16, and Naftali Fraenkel ahead of a joint funeral.