Gas Prices Hit 13-Year Low Ahead of July 4

June 30, 2016 9:47 pm
Independence Day travel could be some of this decade's cheapest, thanks to falling gas prices. They are on track to be at a 13-year...

Gingrich, Christie Are The Leading Candidates To Be Trump’s Running Mate

June 30, 2016 9:18 pm
Donald Trump's campaign has begun formally vetting possible running mates, with former House speaker Newt Gingrich emerging as the leading candidate, followed by New...

Chicago Chesed Fund 2016 Raffle: Private Jet Membership, Tesla or $50,000

June 30, 2016 8:00 am
-Communicated- The summer months are particularly expensive for any Jewish family. Aside from the Yomim Tovim preceding and following the summer, this season entails...

Documents: FBI Can Easily Spy On Journalists

June 30, 2016 8:47 pm
According to secret documents obtained by The Intercept, the FBI can spy on journalists and obtain their phone records without first asking a judge...

First Self-Driving Car Fatality in US History

June 30, 2016 8:13 pm
  A Tesla driver was killed in a collision in Florida with a tractor trailer while the vehicle was in "Autopilot" mode, the car maker...

Greenfield Leads Successful Fight to Fund New OHEL Community Center

June 30, 2016 7:49 pm
Brooklyn, NY - OHEL Children’s Home and Family Services will soon be able to begin construction on a new community center in Flatbush, thanks to...

Important Lakewood School Bussing Bill Approved by NJ State Assembly

June 30, 2016 7:16 pm
Despite opposition from the teachers’ union and the ACLU, S2049, a private school courtesy bussing bill of great import to the Lakewood, NJ, comunity,...

Get Refuser Found After Ten Years

June 30, 2016 6:10 pm
The Israeli rabbinate investigative department has nabbed a recalcitrant husband after he hid from his wife for ten years. The story began when the couple, parents...

Nir Barkat Opposes Shabbos Movies

June 30, 2016 5:45 pm
Nir Barkat recently issued instructions to stop a plan to screen films at the Yovelim community center of Kiryat Yovel on Shabbos. The center's...

Knesset Honors Kidney Donors

June 30, 2016 5:16 pm
For the first time, a special day of salute was recently held at the Knesset to honor over two hundred people who have donated...

WATCH: Netanyahu: You Don’t Murder A Sleeping Child For Peace

June 30, 2016 4:46 pm
Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu has issued a statement on the brutal murder this morning in Kiryat Arba. "This morning, a terrorist sneaked into the...

No Gas Tax Hike In New Jersey For Now

June 30, 2016 4:12 pm
The New Jersey Senate will not vote on a bill that would have raised the gas tax and cut the sales tax in the...

Bnos One on One Celebrates A Successful Year of Achievement

June 30, 2016 3:42 pm
Bnos Agudath Israel has a long proud history of innovation, starting many successful initiatives. One of these is the highly acclaimed Bnos One on...

Kiryat Arba Terror Victim Was an American citizen

June 30, 2016 3:07 pm
A US government official has informed the Associated Press that Hallel Yaffa Ariel, who was  brutally stabbed and murdered this morning by a Palestinian terrorist...

Watch: Sister of Kiryat Arba Terrorist Calls Her Murderous Brother a “Martyr”

June 30, 2016 2:12 pm
A sister of 17-year-old Muhammad Nasser Tarayrah Bani Na’im, the terrorist thug who brutally murdered 13-year-old Hallel Yafeh Ariel Hy”d as she lay in...

US Condemns Kiryat Arba Terror Attack, Calling it “Outrageous,” “Unconscionable”

June 30, 2016 1:40 pm
The US State Department condemned today’s terror attack in Kiryat Arba in which 13-year-old Hallel Yaffa Ariel Hy"d was murdered in her bed. US State Department spokesman John...

The Kamarna Rebbe of Boro Park zt”l

June 30, 2016 1:13 pm
It is with grade sadness that Matzav.com reports the petirah of Rav Alter Yitzchok Elimelech Safran zt”l, the Kamarna Rebbe of Boro Park, who...

TERROR: Stabbing in Netanya (Videos, Photos)

June 30, 2016 12:39 pm
Two people have been seriously hurt in a terror attack in the Netanya market in Netanya. A 40-year-old chareidi man was stabbed by a Palestinian assailant...

MK Yehuda Glick: Jordan Justifying, Encouraging Palestinian Violence on Temple Mount by Blaming Israel

June 30, 2016 12:15 pm
Jordan’s condemnation of Israel for Muslim disturbances on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem justifies and encourages Palestinian violence, an Israeli lawmaker and longtime advocate...

Meet The Internet’s ‘Greatest Liar,’ Whose Twitter Death Hoaxes Have Fooled Millions

June 30, 2016 10:53 am
You would think that, after two decades, Tommaso Debenedetti would have tired of hoaxes. He's had a pretty good run, after all - everyone...

Orthodox Union: Murder of Hallel Yaffa Must Shock The Conscience Of All People Of...

June 30, 2016 10:18 am
Today, the leadership of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America issued the following statement: Today, we mourn the loss of Hallel Yaffa Ariel,...

MURDERED IN HER BED: Hallel Yafeh Ariel Hy”d (Videos, Photos – Warning: Graphic)

June 30, 2016 9:47 am
The levayah of 13-year-old Hallel Yafeh Ariel Hy”d will take place this evening at her home in Kiryat Arba after she was murdered in...

Iranian Military Chief: ‘Third Palestinian Intifada Will Inflame Zionist Regime’s Security, Life’

June 30, 2016 8:47 am
By R. Blum “The third Intifada will inflame the Zionist regime’s security and life,” the head of the armed forces of the Islamic Republic announced...

Aide: Email Server Was Clinton’s Idea

June 30, 2016 8:14 am
  Problems related to Hillary Clinton's private email setup got in the way of State Department business on at least one occasion, prompting the then-secretary...

Airports Remain At Risk If Security Cannot Respond In Seconds, Expert Says

June 30, 2016 7:46 am
An international expert on airport security says that until security forces develop the ability to react to terrorists within seconds, airports will remain vulnerable...

FDA Raises Questions About Safety, Effectiveness Of Hand Sanitizers

June 30, 2016 7:10 am
The colorful gels have become the front lines in our fight against germs. Antiseptic hand sanitizers in greens, blues and reds are now ubiquitous...

Why Does the ADL Continue to Hinder Anti-BDS Efforts?

June 30, 2016 6:43 am
By Mort Klein and Liz Berney The anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions (“BDS”) campaign is hateful, antisemitic economic activity that is designed to delegitimize, economically...

It’s About Us

June 30, 2016 6:19 am
By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz What do people care about? What are people interested in? This question intrigues newspaper publishers, as well as rabbis, teachers and...

Toyota Recalls 3.37 Million Cars Over Air Bag And Fuel Tank Defects

June 30, 2016 5:40 am
Toyota Motor on Wednesday announced it would recall 3.37 million vehicles worldwide over air-bag and emissions defects. The automaker said that welds that connect side-curtain...

Unattended Meat for Sefardim

June 30, 2016 4:20 am
Q. I am a Sefardi. I was barbecuing hamburgers in my backyard and I went inside to prepare some side dishes. I left the...

Kiruv Opportunties Are All Around Us

June 30, 2016 3:19 am
By Rabbi Yitschak Rudomin Director: Jewish Pofessionals Institute. Email: rudomin@jpi.org Formerly: Director Sinai Heritage Center (Wall Street) and AJOP Trustee. Author: "The Second World War and...

Videos, Photos: Two Hurt in Kiryat Arba Terror Attack, Girl Passes Away from Wounds

June 30, 2016 2:13 am
Two people have been hurt in a terror attack in Kiryat Arba. A 16-year-old girl and a 30-year-old man were injured in the...

Attempted Trump Killer Indicted

June 30, 2016 1:24 am
Michael Steven Sandford, a 20-year-old British man was indicted on weapons charges on Wednesday for trying to steal a gun from a police officer...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 24 Sivan

June 30, 2016 12:14 am
Rav Moshe ben Shlomo HaKohen, a German Tosefist (1198) Rav Yisrael Chaim Friedman of Rachov, the Likutei Maharyach, a commentary on the Shulchan Aruch, Orach Chaim...

Mrs. Rosa Weinberger a”h

June 29, 2016 10:47 pm
It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Mrs. Rosa Weinberger a”h, mother of noted askonim R' Gedaliah Weinberger, R' Shloma...

Is the U.S. Government Funneling Millions to Groups that Promote Anti-Israel and Anti-Semitic Views?

June 29, 2016 10:18 pm
U.S. grants have gone to organizations that have called for the international community to divest from Israel, rationalized terrorist attacks against the Jewish state,...

Relative Quiet in West Bank Due Largely to PA Security Coordination with Israel

June 29, 2016 9:44 pm
It's Ramadan in Ramallah in the West Bank and the streets are full of people, the markets are bustling, and the stores are announcing...

Netanyahu to UN Secy.-Gen. Ban Ki-moon: Help Return Our Soldiers and Citizens Home

June 29, 2016 9:08 pm
Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu today issued the following statement at the start of his meeting with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon yesterday: "The UN has...

Watch: LCSW Presentation on Pedestrian Safety

June 29, 2016 8:44 pm
The following safety video is part of a series by the Lakewood Civilian Safety Watch. This is Part 2 - Pedestrian Safety. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Iced Coffee Thrown at Chassidishe Man on Staten Island in Hate Crime

June 29, 2016 8:19 pm
A 23-year-old Chassidishe man walking Tuesday morning in the Willowbrook section of Staten Island had a cup of iced coffee thrown at him from...

Make-Or-Break Lakewood Busing Vote Thursday

June 29, 2016 7:48 pm
A last-ditch vote on a bill that would change how transportation is funded for thousands of private school students yeshivos in Lakewood, NJ, is...

Should I Buy A Lottery Ticket?

June 29, 2016 7:20 pm
Rav Chaim Kanievsky generally answers all halachic questions sent to his home. Ten years ago, his son, Rav Yitzchok Shaul, noticed that thousands of...

Petach Tikvah Chevra Kadisha Buries Bodies On Rented Land

June 29, 2016 6:46 pm
The Calcalist magazine reports that a man who leased land to a Petach Tikvah chevrah kaddisha was shocked to discover that it had been...

McConnell on Trump: ‘Getting Closer’ To Being ‘More Serious And Credible Candidate’

June 29, 2016 6:18 pm
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., has always been low key with any criticism of Donald Trump, ducking questions or issuing prepared statements about...

Watch: Benghazi Hero Reacts To Scathing House Report

June 29, 2016 6:16 pm
Mark 'Oz' Geist sounds off on 'The Kelly File.' WATCH: {Matzav.com}

The World’s Smartest Computer Will Help Treat 10,000 Veterans With Cancer

June 29, 2016 5:46 pm
IBM's supercomputer Watson, known for its "Jeopardy" prowess, is teaming up with the Department of Veterans Affairs in a bid to revolutionize cancer care...