Monthly Archives: May 2017

Mass Palestinian Hunger Strike In Israeli Jails Ends After Visitation Deal

A mass hunger strike by Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails has been called to an end after 41 days as Israel offered a compromise...

WSJ: White House May Lawyer Trump’s Tweets

The White House is reportedly mulling whether to have lawyers read over President Donald Trump’s tweets before they are posted. A Trump adviser told...

Rav Efraim Fischel Hershkowitz zt”l

It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Rav Efraim Fischel Hershkowitz zt”l. He was 94. Rav Hershkowitz was born on Yom...

Trump Considers Major Staff Changes

President Donald Trump and his advisers, seeking to contain the escalating Russia crisis that threatens to consume his presidency, are considering a retooling of...

Trump Calls Trip `Home Run’ As Kushner Questions Left Unanswered

President Donald Trump declared his first foreign trip a "home run" and said he'd rallied the world's governments to stand strong against terrorism, despite...

British Authorities Believe Most Involved In Manchester Bombing Are In Custody

Britain's top counterterrorism official said Friday that authorities believe they have rounded up most of the network suspected of involvement in Monday's terrorist bombing...

Singer From Manchester Concert Attack Announces Return For A Benefit Concert

Four days after a suicide bombing left 22 dead and scores wounded at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, the 23-year-old pop singer...

Pirchei Agudas Yisroel Limud Mishnayos Pounds the Rockies!

Boys Saying Hadran Rabbi Ephraim Levi, National Director, Pirchei Agudas Yisroel of America   Mordechai Joseph and Shmuel Kagan, event coordinators, with a prize winner. Rabbi Levi, Mordechai...

Gunmen Kill At Least 28 Coptic Christians In Central Egypt

Masked militants in military-style uniforms opened fire on a bus carrying Coptic Christians in central Egypt on Friday, killing at least 28 people in...

Torah Study is Not Like Calculus

By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss As we make final preparations for Shavuos, including a fervent desire to come away from the yyom Tov with a...