NYC Rabbi Angela Buchdahl Describes Call From Texas Hostage Situation: 'Nothing Else I Could Do But Wait And Pray'She said Rabbi Charlie Cytron-Walker sounded "unfaltering" and praised him for being "calm and heroic."
Sources: Texas Synagogue Hostage Taker Flew Into JFK Airport, Stayed In NYC Before Incident"It was terrifying. It was overwhelming, and we are still processing. It has been a lot. It is completely overwhelming," said Rabbi Charlie Cytron Walker.
Suspect In Texas Hostage Situation Called New York City Rabbi Twice During StandoffSaturday morning as Sabbath services were underway at the Beth Israel Congregation in Colleyville, Texas, outside of Dallas, prayers were interrupted by a gunman who took four people hostage, including the rabbi.
NYPD: Rabbi Held Hostage In Texas Synagogue Reached Out To NYC RabbiAlthough no threats have been received, the NYPD has deployed the critical response command team to several Jewish houses of worship in the city.
Volunteers Prepare Thousands Of Pounds Of Food For Hungry New Yorkers At Manhattan SynagogueVolunteers sliced a thousand pounds of fresh fruits and vegetables, which will be taken to soup kitchens and given to families struggling as the price of food continues to go up.
NYPD Hate Crimes Task Force Searching For Suspects Behind 2 Alleged Anti-Semitic Attacks In Borough ParkThe first incident happened at a Brooklyn synagogue on 16th Avenue in Borough Park at around 8 p.m. on Saturday.
New York Synagogue Attack: Grafton Thomas Pleads Not Guilty To Federal Hate Crime ChargesThe man accused of stabbing five people at a synagogue in Rockland County pleaded not guilty today to federal hate crime charges.
Rosh Hashanah Synagogue Vandalism Caught On Video In WilliamsburgThe surveillance video shows two women hurling a milk crate and a metal mailbox at the building.
Police Show Video Of Synagogue Vandalism Person Of InterestClergy from different faiths stood in solidarity Tuesday after a Bushwick synagogue was targeted by vandals over the weekend.
NYPD: Brooklyn Synagogue Vandalized In Possible Hate CrimeThe NYPD's Hate Crimes Division is investigating after a window was smashed at a Brooklyn synagogue.
11 Dead, Several Hurt In Mass Shooting At Pittsburgh SynagogueFederal prosecutors charged the suspected gunman with 29 counts in connection to the massacre.
5 Buildings Evacuated After Gas Leak Near Tribeca SynagogueThe FDNY evacuated five buildings in Tribeca Thursday evening, after a gas main ruptured outside a synagogue.
Fire Leaves Only Shell Of Historic Synagogue In New Brunswick, N.J.An extra-alarm fire gutted a historic synagogue in New Brunswick, New Jersey Friday afternoon.
PHOTOS: New Brunswick, N.J. Synagogue FireAn extra-alarm fire gutted a historic synagogue in New Brunswick, New Jersey Friday afternoon.
FBI, West Orange Police Conduct Mock Attack On Synagogue To Test ResponseWith the High Holidays around the corner, synagogues across the Tri-State Area have been placed on high alert.