Watch: Thiessen: Trump’s Cabinet One Of The Most Conservative Ever

December 9, 2016 7:14 am
Fox News contributor breaks down the 'terrific' picks. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Listen: Rav Reisman On Parshas Vayeitzei

December 9, 2016 6:21 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...

HaRav Moshe Wolfson and the Skvere Dayan are Asking for Your Help in Educating...

December 5, 2016 1:00 pm
-Communicated- It is with a heavy heart that I write to you about three beautiful children that have been forced out of their school. These children,...

What Happens If A Jew Wins In The Courts More Than He Would Have...

December 9, 2016 5:45 am
By Rav Shlomo Cohen In two previous articles on the proposed law to make the recovery of Nazi bounty easier, (The Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery...

More Affordable Housing in Lakewood

December 9, 2016 5:18 am
In an exciting development for low-income Lakewood, NJ, families, the Federal Home Loan Bank has given a $1.3 million grant to NJ HAND to...

Photos: Satmar Kehillah of Rav Aharon Teitelbaum Shabbos Hisvaadus for Men Above Sixty Years...

December 9, 2016 4:18 am
The Satmar Kkehillah of Rav Aharon Teitelbaum held a Shabbos hisvaadus together with Rav Aharon for Chassidim over the age of sixty. These Chassidim are...

Son of US Soldier Who Saved 200 Jewish-American Troops During WWII Determined for Father...

December 9, 2016 3:20 am
By BB Portnoy “Our world is hungry for heroes, people who do the right thing for the right reasons in the right way, regardless of...

‘Gefilte Manifesto’ Seeks To Make Classic Jewish Food Great Again

December 9, 2016 1:21 am
By Robert Gluck Having paid their dues on the Brooklyn food scene, emerging young chefs Liz Alpern and Jeffrey Yoskowitz are on a mission to...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 9-10 Kislev

December 9, 2016 12:11 am
Rav Moshe Mordechai Margulios, Rav and Av Beis Din Cracow, author of Chasdei Hashem (1616) Rav Pinchas Menachem Elazar Justman (Yustman) of Piltz, the Sifsei...

Watch: Chris Wallace: John Glenn Was The Exemplar Of ‘The Right Stuff’

December 8, 2016 10:49 pm
'Fox News Sunday' anchor on the remarkable life and career of an American hero. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Just Before Trump Blasted Air Force One Deal, Boeing Pledged $1 Million For Inauguration

December 8, 2016 10:16 pm
A day before President-elect Donald Trump threatened one of Boeing’s most high-profile defense procurements, the deal to build the new Air Force One, the...

Adolf Burger, Survivor of Nazi Counterfeiting Operation, Dies At 99

December 8, 2016 9:49 pm
The experience, Adolf Burger would later recall, was like being "corpses on holiday." Imprisoned in the Sachsenhausen concentration camp north of Berlin, he was...

Hillary Clinton: Fake News an ‘Epidemic’

December 8, 2016 9:14 pm
Hillary Clinton made her first public speech in several weeks, honoring Harry Reid on Capitol Hill, and she dedicated a portion of her remarks...

Bolton to Address Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce Event This Sunday

December 8, 2016 8:16 pm
Former UN Ambassador John Bolton, a leading contender for Secretary of State in the Trump administration, will headline a special news conference on Sunday,...

Israel’s Attorney General To Streamline Citizenship Process For Toeivah “Couples”

December 8, 2016 7:48 pm
Israeli Attorney General Avichai Mandelblit informed the country’s High Court of Justice today that he will work to streamline the process of obtaining citizenship...

Israeli Defense Chief Vows To Prevent Sophisticated Weapons From Reaching Hezbollah

December 8, 2016 7:16 pm
Israel "does what is necessary" to prevent game-changing weapons from falling into the Hezbollah terror group’s hands, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman told the...

Israeli Security Forces Break Up Hamas Terror Cell In Hebron

December 8, 2016 6:45 pm
Israeli security forces announced Thursday that they broke up a Hamas terror cell operating in the Hebron area in October through a joint Israel...

IDF And Technion Join Forces To Develop ‘Medical’ Glider

December 8, 2016 6:13 pm
The Medical Corps of the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has collaborated with the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology on the development of a...

Mortgage Rates Climb To Highs Not Seen In More Than Two Years

December 8, 2016 5:47 pm
Mortgage rates increased for the sixth week in a row to highs not seen in more than two years. According to the latest data released...

Poll: Fewer Think A Trump Presidency Will Spell Disaster

December 8, 2016 5:17 pm
The good news for Donald Trump: A lot fewer people think you'll be a disaster as president than used to think that. The bad news:...

De Blasio Furious After Congress Sets Aside Only $7M For Trump Tower Security

December 8, 2016 4:51 pm
The NY Post reports: New York City received only $7 million of the $35 million it requested to cover Donald Trump’s security bill because...

John Glenn, First American To Orbit The Earth, Dies At 95

December 8, 2016 4:03 pm
John Glenn, who captured the nation's attention in 1962 as the first American to orbit the Earth during a tense time when the United...

Report: Priebus Told Trump to Drop Out During Campaign

December 8, 2016 3:47 pm
Reince Priebus reportedly advised Donald Trump to drop out of the general presidential election after a troublesome tape leaked in early October. Priebus went to...

Joe Biden ‘Embarrassed’ by 2016 Campaign

December 8, 2016 3:20 pm
Vice President Joe Biden is “embarrassed” by the divisiveness with which the 2016 presidential campaign played out. “It was more a battle of personalities...

NY Sofer Finds Egregious Error in Mezuzah, Possibly Explaining Child’s Strange Behavior

December 8, 2016 2:41 pm
A sofer in New York was shocked to find an error in a mezuzah brought to him by a concerned father, Matzav.com has learned. The...

Danish Medical Association Call Bris Milah ‘Ethically Unacceptable’

December 8, 2016 2:10 pm
Circumcising a boy before they reach an age where they can decide for themselves is “ethically unacceptable,” doctors in Denmark have said, the International...

Parking Lots At City Airports Are About To Get More Expensive

December 8, 2016 1:48 pm
Get ready to pay more if you use metro-area airport parking lots. The NY Post reports that the cost of parking at LaGuardia Airport will...

Rep. Steve King: ‘Some Awfully Bad People’ Among DREAMers

December 8, 2016 1:15 pm
Echoing thRep. Steve King (R-IA) told CNN's New Day this morning that that he believes “there are some awfully bad people” among the so-called...

Britain, U.S. Monitor Israeli Diplomats, Defense Firms

December 8, 2016 12:54 pm
British secret services have been spying on Israel's diplomats, defense firms, and military, according to documents released by whistleblower Edward Snowden and examined by...

Videos, Photos: One Killed in Massive Accident at Bar Ilan in Yerushalayim as Busses...

December 8, 2016 12:01 pm
At least one woman has died and 9 people have been injured as buses and private cars collided in a massive vehicular accident at...

Beis Din Hagadol to Decide on Comatose Man’s Get

December 8, 2016 11:46 am
Unprecedentedly, almost the full plenum of Yerushalayim's Beis Din Hagadol for Appeals headed by Chief Rabbi Rav Yitzchok Yosef is to convene and examine...

First-Ever Swim Across Yam Hamelach

December 8, 2016 11:17 am
Under the aegis of EcoPeace Middle East, a Jordanian, Palestinian, and Israeli environmental peace building organization which focuses on the region's water and environment...

Rav Gelley: Banish Rabbis Who Do Unauthorized Geirus

December 8, 2016 10:47 am
At the annual convention of the Conference of European Rabbis held in Minsk, Belarus, conference chairman Rav Menachem Gelley announced that "Rabbis who are...

Sanz-Klausenburger Rebbe Faints During Hesped

December 8, 2016 10:11 am
The Sanz-Klausenburger Rebbe of Boro Park collapsed last night during an asifas zikaron l’illui nishmas Rav Shlomo Gross zt”l, Belzer dayan, held at the...

Watch: The First 100 Days: Trump’s Immigration Agenda

December 8, 2016 9:46 am
The president-elect's plan will provide an early test of his willingness to stick to his promises; Casey Stegall goes in-depth for 'Special Report.' WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Israel’s Chief Rabbis To Hold Meeting To ‘Reform’ Geirus Process

December 8, 2016 9:13 am
Israel’s two chief rabbis, Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi David Lau and Sephardi Chief Rabbi Yitzchok Yosef, announced Wednesday that they plan to hold a meeting...

On Sparks and Stones

December 8, 2016 8:47 am
By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz We are enthralled each year anew as we learn the parsha describing Yaakov Avinu’s dream, his years in Lavan’s house, his...

Siyum Hashas Put Up for Auction On eBay

December 8, 2016 8:12 am
The following listing appears on eBay, with the bidding set to end on December 17. THIS FIRST EVER AUCTION OF ITS KIND FOR A UNIQUELY...

Watch: Tucker Carlson Destroys Dem. Congressman Over Supposed Russian Involvement In The Election

December 8, 2016 7:42 am
Tucker Carlson takes on Democratic Congressman Adam Schiff over Russia's supposed involvement in the 2016 election. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Today, 8 Kislev, the First Anniversary of Pollard’s Release

December 8, 2016 7:01 am
Jonathan Pollard was released one year ago today after spending three decades behind bars. A little known fact is that his release came exactly 30 years, to...

Watch: Newt Gingrich: CNN Started On The Left And Went To The Left

December 8, 2016 6:49 am
Former House speaker Newt Gingrich reacts to media coverage of the president-elect on 'Hannity.' WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Surgeon General Calls Youth E-Cigarette Smoking ‘A Major Public Health Concern’

December 8, 2016 6:16 am
The U.S. surgeon general today called the skyrocketing use of e-cigarettes among youth "a major public health concern," saying that although more research needs...

California AG: ‘Ready to Fight’ Trump

December 8, 2016 4:21 am
Xavier Becerra, California’s next attorney general, said Wednesday that he and his state would stand up to President-elect Donald Trump and his administration if...

Judge’s Order Suspends Michigan Recount

December 8, 2016 3:17 am
U.S. District Judge Mark Goldsmith suspended a recount in Michigan on Wednesday that began three days ago and hadn’t revealed any fraud or information...

TERROR: Attempted Stabbing at Tapuach Junction, Terrorist Killed

December 8, 2016 2:44 am
An 18-year-old Palestinian terrorist from the city of Qalqilya tried to stab Israeli guards in a terror attack at a bus stop at the...

Israeli Minister: Nearly 90% Of Waste Water Recycled, 4 Times Higher Than Any Other...

December 8, 2016 1:18 am
At a time when many countries are facing drought and severe water shortages, Israel now recycles nearly 90 percent of its waste water, around...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 8 Kislev

December 8, 2016 12:05 am
Rav Moshe, author of Mahadura Basra, printed at the back of Gemara (1668) Rav Eliyahu ben Yehuda Kovo (1630-1688). The son-in-law of Rav Moshe Chaim,...

German Leader Angela Merkel’s CDU Party Declares BDS Movement Anti-Semitic

December 7, 2016 11:20 pm
German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party announced Wednesday that it passed a resolution declaring that the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions...

In World First, Israeli Biotech Firm Successfully Transplants Lab-Grown Bone

December 7, 2016 10:15 pm
An Israeli start-up biotech company announced Monday that it has successfully used lab-grown bone tissue to repair bone loss, in the world's first procedure...

Netanyahu Tells France’s Hollande He Will Not Attend Paris Peace Conference

December 7, 2016 9:41 pm
Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu told French President Francois Hollande that he will not attend an upcoming international peace conference led by France. According to...

Dow Jumps 275 Points To Record, Bonds Gain On ECB Stimulus Bets

December 7, 2016 9:17 pm
U.S. stock benchmarks jumped the most in a month, powering to fresh records as the bond selloff eased, fueling demand for dividend-yielding equities amid...

Trump Takes Aim At Drug Companies: ‘I Don’t Like What Has Happened With Drug...

December 7, 2016 8:48 pm
Biotech and pharmaceutical stocks rose after the November election, reflecting investor optimism that a Trump presidency would mean less focus on drug prices. Not so...