Democrats Vote To Bind Most Superdelegates To State Primary Results

July 24, 2016 7:47 am
After a lengthy debate and a deal between supporters of Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders, the Democratic Party's rules committee voted to created...

Joe Lieberman’s Advice On Being a VP Candidate

July 24, 2016 7:08 am
By Joseph I. Lieberman On the morning after Al Gore and I conceded the 2000 election, I returned to my Senate office. The first call I...

Shiva Asar B’Tammuz Program Of Inspiration, Sunday, July 24th, Streaming Live Here on Matzav.com

July 24, 2016 7:00 am
Torah Connections, a Flatbush-based group will offer a series of four chizuk lectures to the public on the fast day of Shiva Asar B’Tammuz, this...

Melania? Try Obama’s Plagiarism

July 24, 2016 6:02 am

Democrats Struggle With Intraparty Divisions Days Before Convention Opens

July 24, 2016 5:21 am
The Democratic Party arrived in Philly still divided over the results of its presidential primary season, with anger at the nominating process, the Clinton-Kaine ticket...

NY Magazine Denies Supporting BDS, Despite Calling Sabra Hummus ‘Politicized’

July 24, 2016 4:25 am
New York Magazine told The Algemeiner on Thursday that it “does not support a boycott of Israel,” despite its designation of Sabra, a popular...

Poll: Majority of Israelis Attach Little Importance to Relations With Palestinian Authority; View Egypt...

July 24, 2016 3:18 am
A new survey revealed that most Israelis attach little importance to relations with the Palestinian Authority (PA), the Hebrew news site NRG reported. According to the...

Watch: The Feeling of the Fast – A 17th of Tammuz Message from Rabbi...

July 24, 2016 2:13 am
Oorah's founder, Rabbi Chaim Mintz, delivers a short "Seventeenth of Tammuz" message. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Today’s Yahrtzeit and History – 18 Tammuz

July 24, 2016 12:21 am
Rav Yehuda Halevi Eidel of Slonim (1805). Born in Zamosc, Galicia, in 1757 or 1759. His most famous work was Afikei Yehuda. His chidushim...

Watch: Elizabeth Warren On Trump: “He Sounded Like A Two-Bit Dictator”

July 23, 2016 11:46 pm
Left-leaning Democrat Senator Elizabeth Warren sounded off on Donald Trump's acceptance speech, telling Stephen Colbert she thinks the candidate's comments were unbecoming of a...

Watch: What Will Kaine Add To The Clinton Campaign?

July 23, 2016 11:08 pm
The 'Journal Editorial Report' reacts to the debut of the Democratic ticket. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

$1B Medicare Fraud Scheme Largest Single Criminal Health Care Case

July 23, 2016 10:58 pm
Three healthcare workers in Miami have been charged in a $1 billion Medicare fraud scheme that preyed on the elderly, the Justice Department announced...

In Warning About Heat, Obama Praises 8-Year-Old Who Left Cold Drinks For Mailman

July 23, 2016 10:47 pm
Last week, an 8-year-old boy from Newport News, Va., was worried about his letter carrier out in the excessive heat. So the boy filled...

Ten Years After Last Lebanon War, Israel Warns Next One Will Be Far Worse

July 23, 2016 10:38 pm
When Israeli army commanders describe how the next war against Hezbollah could unfold, they often search for words not used in military manuals. The...

Clinton and Kaine Debut the Democratic Ticket in Florida

July 23, 2016 10:23 pm
The newly formed Democratic ticket took the stage for the first time in Miami, showing off a partnership that prizes steadiness over flashiness. As Hillary...

Hillary Picks Kaine as VP

July 23, 2016 10:12 pm
Hillary Clinton has chosen Sen. Timothy Kaine (Virginia) as her vice-presidential running mate, completing a Democratic ticket that prizes experience and traditional notions of...

Leaked Docs: DNC Discussed Attacking Bernie’s Jewish Faith

July 22, 2016 7:20 pm
A Democratic National Committee staffer suggested using Sen. Bernie Sanders' faith as a talking point against him, leaked DNC emails reveal. In a May...

Report: MH370 Pilot Planned Suicide Path

July 22, 2016 6:44 pm
Before his plane disappeared in March 2014, pilot of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 used a home flight simulator to plan a suicide route, New...

Wikileaks Posts Nearly 20,000 Hacked DNC Emails Online

July 22, 2016 5:39 pm
Wikileaks posted a massive trove of internal Democratic National Committee emails online Friday, in what the organization dubbed the first of a new "Hillary...

Obama Blasts GOP Vision Of Violent, Chaotic America, Saying It Doesn’t ‘Jibe With The...

July 22, 2016 5:16 pm
President Barack Obama on Friday offered his first response to the Republican National Convention, blasting the vision painted by Donald Trump and other Republicans...

N.J. Democrats Agree On Road-Fund Plan With Gas-Tax Increase

July 22, 2016 4:38 pm
New Jersey's Democratic legislative leaders announced an agreement to fund the nearly bankrupt Transportation Trust Fund for billions of dollars in highway and rail...

Dick Morris on Trump: “One Of The Great Speeches I’ve Ever Heard In My...

July 22, 2016 4:12 pm
Donald Trump's presidential acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention on Thursday was "masterful," political strategist Dick Morris told Newsmax TV. "It was one of...

Giuliani: ‘We Can Reopen the Case’ Against Hillary if Trump Wins

July 22, 2016 3:46 pm
  Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server to send and receive classified information as secretary of state can be looked into again if...

Watch: Ben Carson: Trump’s Children Grew Up Rich, And Therefore Disadvantaged

July 22, 2016 3:14 pm
Last night,Trump surrogate and former rival Ben Carson told Fox News’ Greta Van Susteren that he believes the billionaire candidate’s children grew up in a...

State Dept. Spox Calls Out Reporter for Playing Pokemon During Briefing

July 22, 2016 2:43 pm
At the State Department on Thursday, a reporter was called out for playing Pokemon Go in the middle of a press briefing on U.S....

Shooting Rampage In Munich Mall Sparks Manhunt For Suspected Terrorists

July 22, 2016 2:06 pm
A shooting rampage in a busy shopping area of Munich caused multiple casualties Friday and sparked a manhunt for as many as three gunmen...

Photos from the Life of Rav Shmuel Yerachmiel Kaufman zt”l, Legendary Mechanech of Detroit

July 22, 2016 1:43 pm
See Matzav's tribute to Rav Kaufman zt"l HERE. PHOTOS: (Flash 87 Images) ...

Trump: I Won’t Accept a Cruz Endorsement

July 22, 2016 1:16 pm
Donald Trump proclaimed this morning that he would not accept Ted Cruz’s endorsement if the Texas senator decides to change his mind and back his...

Ex-KKK Leader David Duke: I’m Running for Senate

July 22, 2016 12:45 pm
David Duke, the former leader of the Ku Klux Klan, has announced that he will run for U.S. Senate in Louisiana. "I believe in...

Russia Bombed a U.S. Base in Syria

July 22, 2016 12:13 pm
A Russian aircraft last month bombed a base in southeast Syria secretly used by American and British forces in order to pressure the Obama...

Obama Has a Plan To Fill The Country’s Roads With Electric Vehicle Chargers

July 22, 2016 11:46 am
The White House on Thursday announced an array of new initiatives aimed at clinching one key goal in a transition away from burning fossil...

Meet the Youngest GOP Delegate, A 17-Year-Old

July 22, 2016 11:13 am
As the youngest of all 2,472 delegates gathered in Cleveland this week, 17-year-old Jack Salm is playing the critical role of Republican millennial. In...

Watch: Manafort Doubts FBI’s Crime Stats After ‘What They Did With Hillary Clinton’

July 22, 2016 10:41 am
Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort dismissed the FBI’s crime stats last night because of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, CNN reports. CNN’s Jake Tapper brought...

Watch: Pastor Mark Burns’ Explosive, High Energy Speech at the RNC

July 22, 2016 9:13 am
Pastor Mark Burns addressed the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last night delivering a rousing, explosive speech. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Trump To the ‘Forgotten’: ‘I Am Your Voice’

July 22, 2016 8:46 am
  There were no echoes of Ronald Reagan's "Morning in America," George H.W. Bush's "kinder and gentler nation" or even George W. Bush's compassionate conservatism...

Watch: Donald Trump’s Speech at the Republican National Convention

July 22, 2016 8:11 am
The following is Donald Trump's speech at the Republican National Convention's Day 4 last night in Cleveland, Ohio, during which he formally accepted the Republican...

Watch: RNC Chairman Reince Priebus’ Speech at the Republican National Convention

July 22, 2016 7:44 am
The following is the speech delivered by Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus at the Republican National Convention last night in Cleveland, Ohio. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

World Jewish Congress Demands Apology From Polish Leaders Over Pogroms Controversy

July 22, 2016 6:42 am
The World Jewish Congress this week called for two Polish officials to apologize for publicly questioning their country's role in two anti-Jewish pogroms during World...

Watch: Real Estate Investor Tom Barrack’s Speech at the Republican National Convention

July 22, 2016 6:13 am
Tom Barrack, real estate investor and CEO of Colony Capital, spoke about his long-term friendship with and the social merits of presidential nominee Donald...

Listen: Rav Reisman On Parshas Balak

July 22, 2016 5:56 am
The following is a shiur delivered by Harav Yisroel Reisman, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah Vodaas and mara d’asra of Agudath Israel of Madison. The...

Keeping Halacha in Outer Space

July 22, 2016 5:14 am
By Rabbi Yosef Fund Posek for the Bais HaVaad, Lakewood Spacing In A recent article in the Wall Street Journal reported that U.S. officials are close...

Rav Moshe Tersky Hy”d On Parshas Balak

July 22, 2016 4:19 am
By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman Uniqueness of “Parshas Bilam”        וישם ה' דבר בפי בלעם    כג:ה Moshe Rabbeinu wrote his sefer,” says the Gemara in Bava Basra, “and parshas...

Are Financial Decisions Made Out Of Anger Halachically Binding?

July 22, 2016 3:46 am
By Rabbi Yosef Grunwald Occasionally, in the course of business dealings, people can get angry or upset and say or do things they regret later...

Audio: Rav Mintz On Parshas Balak

July 22, 2016 3:44 am
Each week, Rav Chaim Mintz, Mashgiach of the Yeshiva of Staten Island and founder and head of Oorah Kiruv Rechokim, offers, via telephone, an insightful...

Hadlokas Neiros, Erev Shabbos Parshas Balak 5776

July 22, 2016 3:13 am
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Video: Rav Stulberger On Parshas Balak

July 22, 2016 2:40 am
Each week, Rav Avrohom Stulberger, rosh yeshiva of Valley Torah High School in Los Angeles, shares a 3-4 minute message relating to the...

Video: The Shmuz on Parshas Balak

July 22, 2016 2:08 am
Rav Bentzion Shafier has impacted thousands of people with his talks and lectures, and especially with his innovative "Shmuz," a mussar shmuess that...