Cops hunt for thief who stole Torah from Yonkers synagogue

Yonkers police are trying to track down the thief who stole a Torah from a city synagogue on Friday, just days before Yom Kippur. The unidentified burglar also walked off with a guitar and a laptop computer from the Lincoln Park Jewish Center on Central Park Avenue. The Torah was donated to the Yonkers synagogue […]

Labour call for degree courses to be put back

‘Delay the new term’: Labour call for degree courses to be put back until chaotic testing system is fixed as row grows over university lockdowns National Union of Students said Government was ‘gambling’ with students’ lives Labour also called for delay to start of term until testing system meets demand  In Manchester 1,700 students under […]

NFL picks for Week 3: Beat up 49ers still have enough to top Giants

Welcome to Week 3, which is not a happy place for teams that are 0-2 nor handicappers who are 13-17-2 against the spread. Where those teams turn for help is their problem, but this handicapper is going to seek comfort in an overwhelming recent trend. VSiN’s Steve Makinen reports that over the past four seasons, […]

Portland braces for violence ahead of Proud Boys, Patriot Prayer rally

Portland, Oregon, is ratcheting up law enforcement ahead of what’s expected to be another round of violent confrontations Saturday. Right wing groups The Proud Boys and Patriot Prayer plan a rally in the city that is expected to draw thousands of supporters and counterprotesters. The Proud Boys described plans for a “free speech event” to […]