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Kodak Director George Karfunkel Makes Record $116M Philanthropic Donation to Brooklyn Synagogue At Stock’s Peak

NEW YORK (VINnews/Sandy Eller) – A Chasidic synagogue in Borough Park has been identified as the recipient of what is believed to be the...

Lucerne Owners Claim “no problems” with Homeless Residents, While Podolsky Brothers Strike Homeless Hotel Deal

TJV News In the corona ravaged NYC, hotels are no longer places for tourists and business-people  but have become temporary homeless shelters. TJV ha extensively reported...

Shootings in NYC on Track to Surpass 2018 & 2019 Combined, Gun Sales Surge

By: Jared Evan Shootings in New York City at this point in 2020 are on track to surpass the number of shootings witnessed during this...

NYC Councilmembers Who Didn’t Support Corey Johnson’s Budget May Have Received Less Funding

By: Benyamin Davidsons Council Speaker Corey Johnson may have doled out payback via decreased funding for NYC districts in which Council members voted against this...

Curtis Sliwa Defends UWS Residents After City Places Sex Offenders in Luxury Hotels

By Jared Evan New York’s legendary crime fighter, talk radio personality  founder of Guardian Angels and mayoral hopeful  Curtis Sliwa,  met twice with residents of...

Manhattan DA Reduces BLM Leader’s Cop Assault Charge Amid Blowback

By: Eric Mack The Manhattan district attorney has reduced the assault charges against a Black Lives Matter group leader to a mere misdemeanor after turning himself...

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Israel Says It Foiled Hackers Targeting Defense Industry

(AP) — Israel said Wednesday it foiled a cyberattack targeting its defense industry by a shadowy group that the U.S. has linked to North...

Can NY Real Estate Agents be Blamed for Promoting Inequality?

By: Benyamin Davidsons A new book is coming out which will point a finger at real estate agents. The book, Upsold: Real Estate Agents, Prices,...

Netanyahu Says Hamas, Iran Will Pay Heavy Price for Balloon Terror

Netanyahu, Defense Minister Gantz both say Israel will respond if Hamas doesn’t stop terror attacks. By: Paul Shindman Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a stern warning...

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NGO Coalition Calls on FB to Create a Hate Speech Policy on Anti-Semitism

On Friday, August 7, 2020, a coalition of more than 120 NGOs submitted a letter to Facebook, urging the social media company to implement...

AMC Networks Files FCC Complaint Against AT&T, Says Media Giant Too Powerful

AMC Networks has filed a complaint with the Federal Communications Commission alleging AT&T is abusing its market power as a result of the AT&T-Time...

Potential Kodak Deal Paused Until Insider Trading Allegations are Cleared

By: AP A government agency said a potential deal to have Eastman Kodak help make generic drugs is being paused until allegations of insider trading...

Gilead Sciences Warns Against Racing to Develop & Profit from COVID Vaccine

By: Tristan Halloway   The hunt for a promising vaccine for the COVID-19 pandemic continues.  Scores of drug makers around the globe are racing to...

RealEstate

Jennifer Lawrence Takes $5.7M Loss on NYC Penthouse

(BREITBART) David Ng In Mayor Bill De Blasio’s New York, not even celebrities can make a dime on the real estate market as city dwellers...

Real Estate Titan Aby Rosen Secures Large PPP Loan; Retains No Employees

By: Rusty Brooks Multi-millionaire Aby Rosen and his firm RFR Holding received a PPP loan between $1-$2 million Rosen Hose Company owns the landmark Chrysler Building...

The Dark Side of Real Estate – Part 7

By: JV Staff Did Harry Macklowe Double Cross Mort Zuckerman??  As the economic downturn that was created by the lockdowns during the height of the coronavirus...

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Iran threatens US with ‘consequences’ over push for arms embargo extension

(AP) Iran’s president and foreign minister lashed out on Wednesday at a revised proposal by the U.S. that would extend a U.N. arms embargo...

Kamala Harris Hasn’t Offered Strong Support to Israel

By Michael Dorstewitz(NEWSMAX) At first glance, Joe Biden’s pick of Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate should give some comfort to the Jewish community....

Israel Says It Foiled Hackers Targeting Defense Industry

(AP) — Israel said Wednesday it foiled a cyberattack targeting its defense industry by a shadowy group that the U.S. has linked to North...

FBI Investigates Air Force Helicopter Shot At, Which was Assigned to President’s Security Detail

Edited by TJV AP reported: The FBI is investigating the shooting of a military helicopter during a training mission this week in northern Virginia, injuring one...

Portland Residents Complain As Destruction Bleeds Into Their Neighborhoods

Jack Dima (DCNF) Portland residents are complaining after agitators started fires, sprayed graffiti and sparred with police in their neighborhoods, The Oregonian reported. Police pushed demonstrators...

Parasha

Parshas Re’eh – It’s All in Our Hands By: Rabbi Osher Jungreis In this week’s parsha it states, “You shall seek out His presence and you...

OP-ED

Was the Beirut Explosion Intended for Israel?

The stockpile of weapons-grade ammonium nitrate and the collateral damage it caused to the Beirut port may well have been earmarked for Israel. By: Alex...

The Perils of Pretending a War is Something Else

Time to end the charade By: David Horowitz If you haven’t noticed yet, our political life is rapidly descending into a series of charades with the...

What Jews Have to Say to Seth Rogen

Shany Mor challenged the actor to confront his fellow Americans with the failings of their country before deriding Israel, “ … then tell me...

USC Student Government Purging Pro-Israel Leaders

Daniel Greenfield (Front Page Magazine) This is a pattern and a growing trend. The resignation of Undergraduate Student Government Vice President Rose Ritch on Wednesday is a...

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Hezbollah’s Fingerprints of Terror in Beirut Blast

The shambles that was Lebanon was further crumbled into dust by last Tuesday’s massive explosion in that nation’s poor punching bag excuse for a  capital, Beirut....

Who Will Be Selected to Replace Biden on the Democrat Ticket???

Next week, on August 17th, unless the world comes to an end or something more serious occurs, Joe Biden will be selected as the...

Letters to the Editor

Defining “True Judaism” Dear Editor: In the wake of the huge explosion of what is possibly a major arms (intended to kill Jews) depot in Beirut...

An Open Letter to Congress on the Silencing of Conservative Voices by Social Media Titans 

Edited by: JV Staff On Wednesday, July 29th, the chief executive officers of such social media companies as Facebook, Google, Apple & Amazon gathered in...

Jewish Features

What’s in a Word? The Pursuit of Peace & Quiet

By: Reuven Chaim Klein The pursuit of peace and quiet has been at the forefront of man’s endeavors since time immemorial. The Romans famously achieved...

Terror-tied BDS group to hold ‘Days of Resistance’ in major cities worldwide

(JNS) The Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network, a BDS-promoting NGO with ties to the U.S.-designated terrorist group the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), will...

USC Student Government Purging Pro-Israel Leaders

Daniel Greenfield (Front Page Magazine) This is a pattern and a growing trend. The resignation of Undergraduate Student Government Vice President Rose Ritch on Wednesday is a...

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California Megachurch Defies COVID Order, Brings in Thousands

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(AP) Iran’s president and foreign minister lashed out on Wednesday at a revised proposal by the U.S. that would extend a U.N. arms embargo...

Kodak Director George Karfunkel Makes Record $116M Philanthropic Donation to Brooklyn Synagogue At Stock’s Peak

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Lucerne Owners Claim “no problems” with Homeless Residents, While Podolsky Brothers Strike Homeless Hotel Deal

TJV News In the corona ravaged NYC, hotels are no longer places for tourists and business-people  but have become temporary homeless shelters. TJV ha extensively reported...

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Israel Says It Foiled Hackers Targeting Defense Industry

(AP) — Israel said Wednesday it foiled a cyberattack targeting its defense industry by a shadowy group that the U.S. has linked to North...

FBI Investigates Air Force Helicopter Shot At, Which was Assigned to President’s Security Detail

Edited by TJV AP reported: The FBI is investigating the shooting of a military helicopter during a training mission this week in northern Virginia, injuring one...

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By: Jared Evan Shootings in New York City at this point in 2020 are on track to surpass the number of shootings witnessed during this...

NYC Councilmembers Who Didn’t Support Corey Johnson’s Budget May Have Received Less Funding

By: Benyamin Davidsons Council Speaker Corey Johnson may have doled out payback via decreased funding for NYC districts in which Council members voted against this...

Curtis Sliwa Defends UWS Residents After City Places Sex Offenders in Luxury Hotels

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Kodak Director George Karfunkel Makes Record $116M Philanthropic Donation to Brooklyn Synagogue At Stock’s Peak

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By: Fern Sidman Just the other day as I was reading news reports about the maelstrom of controversy in Israel as well as other reports...

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