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Swastikas Spray Painted On DC’s Union Station

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Vandals spray-painted dozens of swastikas on the outside of Union Station, the central hub for regional train transportation in the nation's capital. The graffiti was discovered F...

Biden Visits Collapsed Bridge, Touts Infrastructure Law

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Arriving just hours after a Pennsylvania bridge collapse, President Joe Biden stared into the cratered muddy earth where the aging span fell early Friday, striking evidence supportin...

FAA Clears Verizon And AT&T To Turn On More 5G Cell Towers

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Federal safety regulators say they have cleared the way for Verizon and AT&T to power up more towers for new 5G service without causing radio interference with airplanes. The Federal Aviation A...

Farmers Alarmed As NY Looks At Expanded OT For Their Workers

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SCHUYLERVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — The thousands of people paid to plant corn, pick apples and milk cows in New York often work long days, six days a week — and earn overtime only after 60 hours of labor. ...

WATCH: Widow Of NYPD Officer Killed In Line Of Duty Gives Emotional Eulogy At His Funeral, As Thousands Of Officers Give Final Salute

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NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of police officers lined the pews Friday at St. Patrick's Cathedral to honor fallen Officer Jason Rivera, who was gunned down with his partner last week in an ambush that lef...

Russia Says It Won’t Start A War As Ukraine Tensions Moun

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MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's top diplomat said Friday that Moscow will not start a war in Ukraine but warned that it wouldn't allow the West to trample on its security interests, amid fears it is planning t...

Dozens of Lev Tahor Cult Members Spotted In Bosnia

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BOSNIA (VINnews) — Members of the extremist Lev Tahor cult have apparently traveled to Bosnia and Herzegovina, and have likely been there for at least several months. Local residents claim to have ...

A Key Inflation Gauge Rose 5.8% In 2021, Most In 39 Years

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A measure of prices that is closely tracked by the Federal Reserve rose 5.8% last year, the sharpest increase since 1982, as brisk consumer spending collided with snarled supply chai...

Human Chain Formed To Help After Pittsburgh Bridge Collapse

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A two-lane bridge collapsed in Pittsburgh early Friday, prompting rescuers to rappel nearly 150 feet (46 meters) while others formed a human chain to help rescue multiple people from...

US Tries To Name And Shame Russian Disinformation On Ukraine

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WASHINGTON (AP) — In a break from the past, the U.S. and its allies are increasingly revealing their intelligence findings as they confront Russian preparations for a possible invasion of Ukraine, loo...

Are Schools Exempt From Lashon harah?

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by Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com It was Adar, the time when pranks and such become a bit more common. On account of this, some of the kids in school incorrectly took the notion of “Mi’shenichnas ...

Palin Dines Out Again In NYC Days After Positive Virus Test

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NEW YORK (AP) — Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin was spotted dining out at a New York City restaurant two days after testing positive for the coronavirus. The 2008 Republican vice presidential nomine...

Two Powerful Drugs Now Adding To US Overdose Crisis

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NEW YORK (AP) — Emerging reports show that two little-known drugs are making lethal new contributions to America's drug overdose crisis. Para-fluorofentanyl and metonitazene are being seen more oft...

Crowd In Toronto Cheers On Anti-Vaccine Trucker Convoy

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TORONTO (AP) — A large crowd gathered outside a mall north of Toronto on Thursday to cheer a group of local truckers preparing to join a convoy to Ottawa protesting Canada's coronavirus vaccine mandat...

A Holocaust Survivor Spends Her 110th Birthday Knitting — The Craft That Was Key To Her Survival

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A recent fall meant Rose Girone spent her 110th birthday in a Long Island rehab facility. But nothing could stop her friends and family from giving her exactly the right gift: red wool and brand-new k...

Study: Gas Stoves Worse For Climate Than Previously Thought

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Gas stoves are contributing more to global warming than previously thought because of constant tiny methane leaks while they’re off, a new study found. The same study that tested emissions around s...

Buttigieg Vows Help As US Car Fatalities Keep Spiking Higher

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg is vowing to help stem rising traffic fatalities, releasing a broad-based strategy aimed at reducing speed, redesigning roads and boosting car...

Lowe’s Teams Up With Petco To Offer Pet Supplies, Services

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Lowe’s is teaming up with Petco to offer pet departments within its stores, betting that customers want cans of dog food along with their cans of paint. The first Lowe’s with a Petco is expected to...

Voting Machine Company Won’t Comply With Wisconsin Subpoena

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Nebraska-based voting machine company told the Republican-hired attorney leading an investigation into the 2020 presidential election in Wisconsin that it will not comply with s...

Magnificent Chagall Windows Mark 60 Years In Jerusalem

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JERUSALEM (JNS) - When Marc Chagall debuted a series of biblically inspired stained-glass windows at the Louvre in Paris and then at the Museum of Modern Art in Manhattan in 1961, these shows were...