NYPD: Arrest Made In Killing Of Carey Gabay, Aide To Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Brooklyn — An arrest has been made in the death of Carey Gabay, an aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo who was shot during last year’s J’ouvert Festival in Crown Heights, according to Brooklyn district attorney’s office. Read more

41 Secret Service Members Spied on Congressman Jason Chaffetz Who Criticized Agency

WASHINGTON — Forty-one Secret Service employees found to have reviewed private agency records involving a U.S. congressman have been disciplined, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Thursday. Read more

Slovakian Model Mayka Kukucova Found Guilty of Murdering British Millionaire Andrew Bush

A Slovakian woman has been found guilty of the murder of British millionaire Andrew Bush, whom she shot three times at his home on the Costa del Sol in April 2014. Read more

Proposal To End ‘Women’s Only’ Pool Hours For Orthodox Jewish women

The Parks Department announced this week that it planned to end a policy of setting aside four hours a week for a “Women’s Swim” at a public pool in Williamsburg, ending a decade-long accommodation for the neighborhood’s Orthodox Jewish women. Read more

Maniac Suspects Drive Down Packed Williamsburg Sidewalk To Evade Arrest

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WILLIAMSBURG, Brooklyn – A driver apparently trying to make a getaway barreled down a sidewalk in Brooklyn Thursday afternoon, striking a child. Read more

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Florida Man Charged For Murder of Jewish Law Professor Dan Markel

After an investigation spanning nearly two years, a South Florida man has been arrested in the killing of a Toronto-born Florida State University professor. Read more

Tight Security As Jewish Pilgrimage Starts In Tunisia

DJERBA, Tunisia — Despite warnings from Israel to avoid traveling to one of the Arab world’s last Jewish communities, thousands came to the ancient El Ghriba synagogue this week to celebrate the Jewish festival of Lag b’Omer. Read more

Congress Warns: Obama Can Stop S-300 Transfer But Isn’t

US President Barack Obama’s administration has not exercised its right under US law to sanction the Russian sale of an advanced weapon system to Iran, leading some in Congress to demand clarifications and accuse the administration of appeasing Tehran. Read more

United Kingdom – Israelis Are ‘Like A Rash,’ Says Irish Member Of European Parliament

United Kingdom – Martina Anderson, an Irish member of the European Parliament, said Israeli lobbyists were “all over this place like a rash” during a parliament meeting on Wednesday. Read more