AT LAST: After Two-Month Manhunt, IDF Eliminates Barkan Murderer In Shchem

December 13, 2018 5:49 am
After a two-month manhunt, Israeli forces found and killed Ashraf Na’alowa, the perpetrator of a brutal terror attack in which he shot dead Kim Levengrond...

TERROR ATTACKS CONTINUE: 2 Killed In Shooting Attack Near Givat Assaf

December 13, 2018 5:41 am
Two people were murdered at the junction near the community of Givat Assaf in the Binyamin region, between the towns of Beit El and...

Ohr Somayach Building Campaign: Phase One

December 12, 2018 12:00 pm
  THIS IS YOUR CHANCE! Dedicate a Virtual Brick in memory of…, l’refuah shleimah…, in honor of …, in our NEW Complex - our first building...

Lighting the Menorah Without Mom

December 6, 2018 11:00 am
-Communicated- Watch the video of the adorable Holtzman kids lighting the Chanukah menorah and you would never guess that anything is wrong. One person, however, is conspicuously...

Knesset Rejects Civil Marriage And Anti-Shabbos Bills

December 13, 2018 5:08 am
The Knesset recently rejected two attempts to take advantage of Israel's fragile coalition to push through anti-Torah legislation. One was a bill proposed by MK...

Afghanistan’s Last Jew

December 13, 2018 4:13 am
Zablon Simintov, 59, is Afghanistan's last Jew of a kehillah that numbered 40,000 at its peak. Living in the compound of Kabul's only shul,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 5 Teves

December 13, 2018 12:08 am
Rav Mordechai Pinchas Teitz, Rav of Elizabeth, NJ. (1908-1995) Born in Latvia and a student of the famed Rogachaver Ilui, he arrived in USA...

Video, Photos: Yeshiva Lev Shlomo in Baltimore Set on Fire

December 12, 2018 11:55 pm
A mentally-challenged man is believed to have set ablaze the building of Yeshiva Lev Shlomo off of Park Heights Avenue in Baltimore. No one was...

Biden Takes His Time On Presidential Decision

December 12, 2018 11:15 pm
Former Vice President Joe Biden is taking his time making a decision about entering the 2020 race. Biden, who earlier this year said he expected...

Watch: Do Democrats Have An Agenda Beyond Investigating Trump?

December 12, 2018 10:15 pm
The incoming Democratic majority in the House is not putting forward policy issues, says Republican Rep. Andy Biggs. WATCH:

Nearly 25% Of Deaths In Israel Are From Cancer

December 12, 2018 9:45 pm
About a quarter of Israeli deaths are caused by cancer, according to a Central Bureau of Statistics report published Wednesday. In 2016, 43,966 civilians died...

Watch: Rudy Giuliani Reacts To Michael Cohen’s Sentencing

December 12, 2018 9:15 pm
President Trump's personal attorney Rudy Giuliani plays down any implication that Trump committed a campaign finance violation; chief White House correspondent John Roberts reports. WATCH:

Report: Australia Will Not Recognize Yerushalayim Anytime Soon

December 12, 2018 8:45 pm
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison rejected reports he would soon recognize Yerushalayim as the capital of Israel. Morrison was asked about his intentions for Yerushalayim...

MK Ayoub Kara Collapses During Government Meeting

December 12, 2018 8:15 pm
Communications Minister Ayoub Kara of Likud collapsed during a session of the Knesset on Wednesday. He was cared for by the Knesset house medical doctor...

How The Tables Have Turned: Old Michael Cohen Tweet Resurfaces After He Is Sentenced...

December 12, 2018 7:47 pm
Cohen once teased Hillary Clinton about going to prison. Now he's been sentenced to 36 months Social media users are resurfacing an old tweet from...

Satmar Raises $2 Million To Lobby Prison Reform

December 12, 2018 7:15 pm
Together with other charedi communities, Satmar has raised some $2 million in recent days to accelerate the reform promoted by the US administration to...

Watch: Shapiro On Ocasio-Cortez Claiming To Have Jewish Heritage

December 12, 2018 6:45 pm
Democratic Congresswoman-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez surprises a crowd at a Hanukkah event by saying she has Jewish heritage; reaction from Ben Shapiro, editor-in-chief of The...

Yerushalyim To Build Embassy Quarter

December 12, 2018 6:15 pm
A year after President Donald Trump’s historic address formally recognizing Yerushalyim as Israel’s capital and ordering the State Department to relocate the US embassy...

Bennett: Our Hearts Cry For Shira and Amichai

December 12, 2018 5:45 pm
In a post on Twitter Minster of Education and Chairman of HaBayit Yehudi Naftali Bennett responded to the death of the child of Amichai...

Trump: Democrats Gave Iran $150 Billion but Can’t Give $5 Billion For National Security?

December 12, 2018 5:15 pm
President Donald Trump came up with another round of criticism against the Democratic Party on Twitter over its reluctance to allocate money for building...

Grandfather At The Ish-Ran Levaya: The Baby’s Name Is Amiad Yisrael – Our...

December 12, 2018 5:03 pm
At the levaya in Har Hazeisim tonight for the newborn son of Shira and Amichai Ish-Ran that died after the Ofra Attack, the grandfather...

Michael Cohen On Being Sentenced: One Of The Most Meaningful Days Of My Life

December 12, 2018 4:45 pm
After being sentenced to three years in jail Wednesday, former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen said it was one of the most meaningful days of...

Jewish Teacher In Catholic School Files Lawsuit After Teaching In Room With A Swastika...

December 12, 2018 3:38 pm
Jewish math teacher Jacob Rabinowitz has filed a lawsuit Dec. 4 in federal court in Newark accusing St. Joseph Regional High School of religious...

$1 Million Lottery Ticket Sold To Jew In Midwood

December 12, 2018 3:25 pm
The New York Lottery announced today that a winning second-prize Mega Millions ticket worth $1 million has been sold in Midwood. The ticket was purchased...

Netanyahu: Our Hearts Are With Shira And Amichai On The Loss Of Their Four-Day-Old...

December 12, 2018 3:17 pm
At an event on Wednesday Prime Minister Netanyahu offered some words of consolation to Amichai and Shira Ish-Ran upon the death of their four...

Levaya For Baby Who Died After Ofra Shooting To Take Place Tonight At Har...

December 12, 2018 2:58 pm
The levaya for the baby born to Shira and Amichai Ish-Ran will take place at Har Hazeisim tonight at 9:45. The child was born at...

Ofra Terrorist Eliminated In Ramallah

December 12, 2018 2:44 pm
Special forces conducted an exchange of fire with terrorists inside the village of Surda in the Ramallah area a short while ago. The terrorists in...

Mayor Lion To ICHH: Har Hazeisim Will Be A Priority Of My Administration

December 12, 2018 1:46 pm
In one of his first meetings with any group as Mayor of Yerushalayim, Moshe Lion promised that “the security and development of Har Hazeisim...

Bedford Center Treats Patients & Their Families To The Chanukah Party Of A Lifetime

December 12, 2018 1:36 pm
Williamsburg - This past Monday, as Chanukah was coming to an end, Bedford Center in Brooklyn was the scene of a jubilant Chanukah event...

90-Year-Old Blind Israeli Holocaust Survivor Living in Squalor Gets Refurnished Apartment After News Reports

December 12, 2018 1:15 pm
The decrepit apartment of a 90-year-old blind Israeli Holocaust survivor has been completely remodeled after media reports drew attention to his situation. A Channel Two...

Iran Confirms Missile Test In Defiance Of U.S.

December 12, 2018 12:45 pm
A senior Iranian military commander has confirmed that Tehran recently carried out a ballistic missile test, to the anger of the United States, the...

Former Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Sentenced To Three Years

December 12, 2018 12:27 pm
Michael Cohen, the former personal lawyer for President Donald Trump, was sentenced to  to three years in prison Wednesday for crimes that helped cover...

Boro Park: Elderly Man Struck And Killed On McDonald Avenue

December 12, 2018 12:18 pm
Pinchos Kreiner, a 71-year-old Jewish man was hit by a truck and killed this morning as he was crossing the McDonald Avenue and Cortelyou Road...

WeWork CEO and Co-Founder Explains How Observing Shabbos for First Time Changed His Life

December 12, 2018 12:12 pm
Adam Neumann — co-founder and CEO of the workspace company WeWork — recently observed Shabbos for the first time ever and said on Monday...

Lapid And Former Chief Of Staff Hold ‘Political Meeting’

December 12, 2018 11:45 am
Former Finance Minister and Yesh Atid chairman Yair Lapid met on Tuesday evening at a restaurant with former IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz...

Infant Born After Shooting Attack In Ofra Passes Away

December 12, 2018 11:40 am
It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the petirah of Tinok ben Shira Yael, who was delivered via Cesarean section after his mother...

Trump Says He’s Considering 10 To 12 Contenders For Chief Of Staff

December 12, 2018 11:15 am
President Trump on Tuesday said he is considering between 10 and 12 candidates to become his next chief of staff, but stressed he is...

House May Probe Kushner’s Ties With Saudi Crown Prince

December 12, 2018 10:45 am
Rep. Eliot Engel, who is poised to lead the House Foreign Affairs Committee, plans to conduct a thorough review of US policy towards Saudi...

Study: 4.2 Million Uninsured People Eligible For Free Obamacare Coverage

December 12, 2018 10:15 am
A new analysis from the Kaiser Family Foundation finds that 4.2 million uninsured people are eligible for ObamaCare coverage at no cost at all. The...

Palestinian Who Worked With Israel to Prevent Terror Attacks Describes PA Torture

December 12, 2018 9:45 am
A Palestinian who worked with Israel to prevent terror attacks appeared before a Knesset committee on Tuesday and described his brutal treatment at the...

Michael Flynn Asks Judge To Spare Him From Jail Time

December 12, 2018 9:15 am
Michael Flynn, President Trump's one-time national security adviser, has asked a federal judge to spare him from prison time and instead sentence him to...

Greenblatt: Hard To Achieve Peace When World Won’t Condemn Terror’

December 12, 2018 8:45 am
White House special envoy Jason Greenblatt slammed the United Nations late Tuesday night, and warned that the international community’s failure to condemn terrorism is...

‘OTD’ Teenagers Mourn Mentor

December 12, 2018 8:30 am
-Communicated- Raizel Holtzman of Beitar was not “just” a wife and mother of 8 beautiful children. She selflessly dedicated her days to being a mentor...

Israeli Manhunt For Ofra Terrorists Continues

December 12, 2018 8:15 am
  Israeli security forces are continuing their searches for the terrorists responsible for a mass-shooting attack outside of the Israeli town of Ofra, north of...

Trump Said He Thinks ‘The People Would Revolt’ If He Were Impeached

December 12, 2018 7:45 am
President Donald Trump commented on impeachment Tuesday, claiming he's unconcerned by the possibility and positing that "the people would revolt if that happened." The remark...

Michael Cohen To Be Sentenced Today

December 12, 2018 7:22 am
A federal judge on Wednesday will sentence President Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen for multiple crimes, including lying to Congress about a possible Trump...

Open Enrollment: Deadline and Everything You Need to Know from Matzav

December 12, 2018 6:45 am
Here's what you need to know to enroll for 2019 Marketplace insurance. When is the deadline? The deadline to enroll is this Saturday, Dec. 15. The...

Pelosi, Dem Rebels Near Deal On Term Limits For Party Leaders

December 12, 2018 5:26 am
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is closing in on a deal with some of her fiercest Democratic critics to support term limits for...

Using Our Eyes and Our Ears

December 12, 2018 1:48 am
By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss As hard as it is to believe, Chanukah is already over and the long cold winter of a leap year...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 4 Teves

December 12, 2018 12:13 am
Rav Moshe Zev of Bialystock, author of Maros Hatzovos and Agudas Aizov (1729). He was the founder  of Gemilas Chassadim Beis Medrash, Bialystock's most...

Arpaio Files $300M Defamation Lawsuit Against CNN, Other Media Outlets

December 11, 2018 11:15 pm
Arizona's Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio filed a multimillion-dollar defamation lawsuit against several media outlets on Monday. Arpaio’s suit lists CNN, CNN president Jeff...

Trump: Border Wall Needed To Stop ‘Tremendous Medical Problem’ Coming Into US

December 11, 2018 10:42 pm
President Trump claimed on Tuesday that a border wall is necessary to prevent a "tremendous medical problem" tied to immigration. "One of the problems that...