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FBI on Heightened Alert for 9/11 Anniversary

The FBI will be on heightened alert around Sept. 11 because of the possibility of attacks timed to coincide with the 10th anniversary of...

Cheney to Rush: Interrogations ‘Absolutely Essential’

Former Vice President Dick Cheney told Rush Limbaugh the most important moment during his eight years in office occurred when terrorist-surveillance programs and enhanced...

Chodosh Preliminary Bulletin

By Rabbi Yoseph Herman The printing of the first issue of the Guide to Chodosh for the new season is scheduled בס"ד for approximately the...

Israeli Ambassador: Palestinian Statehood Vote Could End All PA Agreements with Israel and the...

If the Palestinians go forward with their drive to seek recognition as a state at the U.N. General Assembly next month, all agreements governing...

Video, Photos: Chavrusah Tumult at Beth Medrash Govoha

Lakewood, NJ - A large crowd gathered today at Beth Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, to kick off the tri-annual chavrusah tumult that...

Photos: Tinokos Shel Bais Rabbon Return to School

Lakewood, NJ - With the arrival of Elul, many schools around the country have resumed sessions. Today, the Lakewood Cheder School, of the...

Selichos to Begin Tonight for Sefardim

In advance of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, special prayers, known as Selichos, are said in the early hours of the morning (preferably at...

Israel’s ‘Iron Dome’ Missile Defense System Hits 85% of Targets

Israel's cutting-edge missile defense called Iron Dome scored an 85 percent success rate in knocking out rockets launched against Israel's southern cities in recent...

The Matzav Shmoooze: Sanitary Conditions at the Kosel

Dear readers, I feel hesitant to address this, but I must. The Kosel is the holiest place on earth, so why are the restrooms there...

Nothing Orthodox About Open Orthodoxy

By I. Schwartz, Yated Ne'eman In the face of silence by most of the Orthodox world, the Yated has consistently spoken out about the...