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Abbas: We Recognize Israel, They Should Recognize Palestine

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas today said that the Palestinian people recognize Israel's right to exist and they hope the Israeli government will respond...

Gov. Chris Christie Signs New Jersey Budget Averting Government Shutdown, Rips Democrats

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has taken a red pen to a $30.6 billion state budget the Democratic-controlled Legislature sent him Wednesday, striking items...

Motorists Get Early Start On July 4th Weekend

It's the Fourth of July weekend, but some are kicking it off at the end of June. By earlythis evening, the mad dash toward holiday...

Klal Yisroel Loses Three Leaders: What Should We Do?

Following the loss within two weeks of three gedolei Torah, Rav Yitzchok Dov Koppelman, Rav Michel Yehudah Lefkowitz and Rav Chaim Stein, zichronam livracha,...

AP Report: Fuzzy Math in Obama’s Health Law Formula

Another unintended consequence of President Barack Obama's health care law has emerged: Older adults of the same age and income with similar medical histories...

Rubashkin Appeal Update: Bail Motion Denied; Appeal Still Under Consideration

By Debbie Maimon Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin's motion for bail pending the outcome of his appeal has been denied by the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals....

Unbelievable: Authorities Investigate Security Breach At JFK Airport After Man Flies To Los Angeles...

Authorities are looking into a shocking security breach that took place at John F. Kennedy International Airport last week.  Investigators say Olajide Oluwaseun Noibi,...

Rav Shteinman Advises Mechanchim Not to Take Talmidim to Bodies of Water Due to...

Following a wave of accidental drowning, Maran Rav Aharon Leib Shteinman has advised mechanchim and those running summer programs in Eretz Yisroel not to...

Looking Through The Window

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz It is frequently said that we live in a dor yasom. Our status as leaderless is so often repeated that...

U.S. Senate Opposes Unilateral Declaration of Palestinian Statehood

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed a resolution on Tuesday that threatened to cut off aid to the Palestinian Authority if it continues to seek...