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Rush Limbaugh: Press ‘Harassing’ Mitt Romney

The traveling press corps is "harassing" Mitt Romney to "create gaffes" that benefit President Barack Obama and distract from the candidate's "home run" of...

Kosel Staff Hide Romney’s Kosel Kvittel

You might call it kvittel redux. With past tumults created after notes left by dignitaries in the Kosel were taken out, the Western Wall Heritage Foundation removed...

Iris Scan = Shorter Wait In Airport Security Line

It sounds like something out of a sci-fi novel, but if you're willing to pay a fee and get your iris scanned, you can...

Yanky Ostreicher to Be Topic of House Hearing Tomorrow

Rep. Chris Smith (NJ-04), chairman of the House panel that oversees international human rights, will chair a congressional hearing tomorrow on the case of Yanky...

Chavrusamatch.com to Be Launched Tomorrow

By Rabbi Ari Koretzky With the Siyam HaShas approaching, Klal Yisroel focuses its attention on the primacy of limud haTorah, celebrating those who have...

Siyum Hashas to Take Place Tomorrow Despite Rainy Forecast

Despite inclement weather being forecast for East Rutherford, NJ, tomorrow, the Twelfth Siyum Hashas of Daf Yomi will go on as planned, Matzav.com has...

Chessed Opportunity: Provide Oorah Boys With Tefillin

Oorah Kiruv Rechokim, the renowned kiruv organization, has reached out to Matzav.com for assistance. Oorah is currently in need a pairs of tefillin for...

Star-K Hosts Review Seminar for its ‘Eyes and Ears’ Mashgichim

By Margie Pensak Over the summer, STAR-K's Baltimore offices hosted two Mashgichim Review Seminars which were attended by close to 50 mashgichim. The...

Truth or Consequences

By Rabbi Avi Shafran It is painful to publicly criticize something written by a dear friend. But improper public words require a public response. I have...

Stu Loeser, Orthodox Jew, Stepping Down As Bloomberg’s Press Secretary

He became New York City's longest serving mayoral spokesman and now Stu Loeser is moving on. Loeser became press secretary in January of 2006. It...