Friday, May 27, 2022

NY

After Intense Backlash, David Greenfield Tweets Screenshots of VIN News

BROOKLYN (VINnews) — Former Councilman David Greenfield responded to backlash over his position on gun control, using screenshots from VIN News. In a tweet Thursday, Mr. Greenfield...

Judge Dismisses Trump’s Lawsuit, Allowing NY Probe To Go On

NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge on Friday dismissed Donald Trump’s lawsuit against New York Attorney General Letitia James, allowing her civil investigation into his business pract...

HE MET THE WRONG JEW: Jewish Truck Driver Teaches Thug A Lesson

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WILLIAMSBURG (VINnews) — A young Jewish man was assaulted at approximately 6:30 AM in Williamsburg this morning. The incident occuured in the area of Park Ave and Spencer Street...

INSANITY: Woke New York State Cancels “Traumatic” Regents Exam

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ALBANY (Yaakov M / VINnews) — The New York Department of Education has placed its leftist woke agenda ahead of our children’s education. The state canceled the U.S. History rege...

Goodbye NYC; Estimates Show Big City Losses, Sunbelt Gains

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Ko Im always thought she would live in New York forever. She knew every corner of Manhattan and had worked hard to build a community of friends. Living in a small apartment, she fo...

Delgado Becomes 1st New York Lt. Governor With Latino Roots

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NEW YORK (AP) — Democrat Antonio Delgado was sworn in as New York’s lieutenant governor Wednesday, becoming the state's first person of Latino heritage to serve in statewide office...

Lawyer: 5 Of 6 Subway Shooting Witnesses Couldn’t ID Gunman

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NEW YORK (AP) — A man accused of randomly murdering a fellow passenger on a New York City subway train made his first appearance in court Wednesday, where his lawyer urged the judg...

DAVID GREENFIELD: ‘We don’t need more prayers…We need sensible gun control’

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BROOKLYN (VINnews) — Former NYC Councilman David Greenfield has posted multiple tweets calling for “sensible” gun control measures. In response to Tuesday’s horrific massacre in...

Greater New York Community Raises $6 Million for United Hatzalah of Israel

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Manhattan, NY - (VINnews) - On Tuesday evening, May 24th, at Pier 60 in Chelsea Piers, over 1,000 people gathered together in support of Israel’s premier fully volunteer emergency ...

5 Ways New York’s Jews Are Affected By The New Congressional District Maps

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NEW YORK (JTA) - The drawn-out redistricting battle in New York finally came to an end on early Saturday morning. As a result, some heavily Jewish electoral districts across the ci...

Dr. Zelenko Posts Video with Update on His Health

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On Monday, Dr. Vladimir Zelenko posted a video of himself on social media, in which he gave an update on his health situation. Unfortunately, Dr. Zelenko said that a tumor has b...

Suspect Under Arrest In Deadly New York City Subway Shooting

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NEW YORK (AP) — A man wanted in an apparently unprovoked fatal shooting aboard a New York City subway train was under arrest Tuesday, hours after authorities posted his name and ph...

Next New York Lieutenant Governor To Be Sworn In Wednesday

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado will be sworn in Wednesday as New York's next lieutenant governor, Gov. Kathy Hochul announced. Hochul said Monday she will issue a...

NYC To Pay $7M To Man Wrongfully Convicted In 1996 Killing

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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City has agreed to pay $7 million to a man who spent 23 years behind bars for a murder he didn't commit, Comptroller Brad Lander said Monday. Grant Will...

WATCH: Shocking Footage of Bloody Fight Between Employee and Passenger at Newark Airport

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NEWARK (VINnews) — Shocking video has surfaced of a former NFL player engaged in a fistfight with a United Airlines employee at Newark Airport last week. In the video, which see...

Police Searching For NYC Subway Gunman Seek Public Help

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NEW YORK (AP) — Police searching for an unidentified man who shot and killed another passenger on a moving New York City subway train asked for the public's help Monday. “We nee...

ADAMS’ NYC: Man Fatally Shot On New York Subway Train; Suspect At Large

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NEW YORK (AP) — A man fatally shot another man in the chest on a moving New York City subway train Sunday, police said. No one else was wounded. The shooting came shortly before...

New York City Resident Tests Positive For Monkeypox Virus

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A New York City resident has tested positive for the virus that causes monkeypox, state health officials announced late Friday. The unidentified patient is i...

Boro Park Faces New Political Challenges After New York Judge Approves New Maps For August Primaries

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Democrats in New York will face new challenges from Republicans and be drawn into interparty battles under new redistricting maps released late Friday. A rur...

Runner Collapses, Dies In Brooklyn Half Marathon

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NEW YORK (AP) — A person running the Brooklyn Half Marathon collapsed and died Saturday morning, New York City's fire department spokesperson said. Spokesperson Frank Dwyer said...