During the violent Peleg Yerushalmi protests that took place on Wednesday at Jerusalem’s Kikar Shabbos in protest over the arrest of a Breslov Chossid at Ben-Gurion Airport for being a draft dodger, eleven persons were arrested.
The Justice Department announced Thursday that it will resume executing death row prisoners for the first time in nearly two decades.
At the direction of Attorney General William Barr, the federal Bureau of Prisons has scheduled the executions of five inmates being held on death row at USP Terre Haute, a high-security penitentiary in Indiana.
The Majority of Europe is dealing with a massive heatwave this week, as temperatures in France hit above 106 Fahrenheit, but one Chareidi man made a Kiddush Hashem.
A day after two North Korean missile launches rattled Asia, the nation said Friday it had tested a “new-type tactical guided weapon” that was meant as a “solemn warning” about South Korean weapons development and its plan to hold military exercises.
The project to connect northern and southern Jerusalem is underway as work began on the new French Hill Junction. The project includes a level separation using a network of tunnels with a total length of 3.5km (2.1 miles).
Police arrested three men in connection with separate incidents of videotaped dousings of New York City patrol officers with buckets of water, but all three have already been released.
The U.S. government will execute federal death row inmates for the first time since 2003, the Justice Department announced Thursday, bringing back a seldom-used punishment pushed by President Donald Trump and escalating another divisive issue ahead of the 2020 presidential election.
Up to 150 Europe-bound migrants, including women and children, were missing and feared drowned on Thursday after the boats they were traveling in capsized in the Mediterranean Sea off Libya, the country’s coast guard and the U.N.
Four major automakers have reached a deal with California to increase gas mileage and greenhouse gas emissions standards, bypassing the Trump administration’s push to freeze requirements at 2021 levels.
Ford, BMW, Honda and Volkswagen signed the deal with the California Air Resources Board, the state’s air pollution regulator, which had been at odds with the Trump administration for months.
A bill sponsored by Councilman Chaim Deutsch that will open up existing parking spots for New York City drivers was passed by the City Council this week, with a unanimous vote in favor.
Even ice cream, Italian gelato or Popsicles couldn’t help this time.
Temperature records that had stood for decades or even just hours fell minute by minute Thursday afternoon and Europeans and tourists alike jumped into fountains, lakes, rivers or the sea to escape a suffocating heat wave rising up from the Sahara.
A woman sustained serious injury fleeing from guards in Jerusalem’s Mamilla Mall on Wednesday evening.
The Arab female, a resident of the eastern capital, was apprehended by guards shoplifting from a store in the mall.
A 6-year-old chareidi boy was stabbed in a Rehovot park on Mafu Street by a man on Thursday, July 25, 2019.
EMS responded to the scene and treated the child, transporting him to Kaplan Hospital in the city.
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Authorities have arrested a man accused of shooting five people, killing three, in two attacks early Thursday in Los Angeles that officials say took the lives of two of his family members and an acquaintance, police said.
A woman wearing a blond wig disguise shot to death two Israeli men at a restaurant in an upscale Mexico City shopping mall, and authorities said Thursday they were investigating links to organized crime.
Joe Biden rarely lets a public event pass without reminding voters of his work alongside President Barack Obama. But the former vice president insisted on Wednesday that he’s not overly relying on that relationship to fuel his 2020 White House bid.
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Israel police continue the battle to locate and apprehend illegal weapons.
During the night, police, border police, IDF soldiers and agents of the ISA (Israel Security Agency/Shin Bet) operated in the Shomron District, in Shechem.
U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell this week, edging toward three-year lows amid signals from Federal Reserve officials that they could cut their benchmark interest rate at their meeting next week.
A joint operation by the Israel Security Agency (ISA), IDF, Israel Police and additional security elements has, in recent months, uncovered a network to recruit people from Israel, Yehuda, Shomron, and Gaza, for Iranian intelligence.