Newark, N.J. Airport Closed After United Airlines Engine Fire

May 23, 2017 10:55 pm
(Reuters) - Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey was shut down and passengers evacuated from a United Airlines flight on Tuesday evening after...

Building the Future of Klal Yisroel in 24 Hours

May 23, 2017 3:31 pm
-Communicated-  Yeshiva Karlin Stolin has been serving our children for more than sixty years! Built upon foundations of kedushah and taharah, we have remained true...

Historic Tefilas HaShla Gathering At Home of the Vizhnitzer Rebbe

May 23, 2017 9:30 am
-Communicated- This week, Israel's most esteemed Torah scholars will gather at the home of the Vizhnitzer Rebbe for an important cause: The future of klal...

MANCHESTER TERROR: Police Report 20 Dead Following Blast At Concert In Manchester

May 23, 2017 1:06 am
An explosion at a pop concert in the northern English city of Manchester late Monday night left multiple people dead and an unknown number...

Listen: Payos And Beards

May 23, 2017 10:15 pm
A shiur by Rabbi Y. Dov Krakowski

Thanks to Hikind, NYC DOT, Potential Solution To Boro Park, Midwood Congestion Gets Closer

May 23, 2017 9:45 pm
Boro Park and Midwood traffic congestion may finally lighten up. Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) met today with Brooklyn Department of Transportation Commissioner Keith Bray...

Agudath Israel Hails NYS Release of Tripled and Expanded Safety Equipment Funding

May 23, 2017 9:30 pm
The New York State Education Department has released $15 million to yeshivos and other nonpublic schools for the Safety Equipment Grant Program. Agudath Israel,...

Rocket Fired At Israel From Egypt On Second Day Of Trump Visit

May 23, 2017 9:15 pm
During the second day of President Donald Trump’s visit to Israel, a rocket was fired at the Jewish state Tuesday from Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula. The...

Major Parenting And Marriage Conference To Be Held Tomorrow Evening In Brooklyn

May 23, 2017 9:00 pm
-Communicated- Following last year’s tremendous turnout, Bais Neeman (the relationship awareness division of JrootRadio) is once again presenting its flagship Parenting and Marriage Event: Directions....

Novominsker Rebbe Acclaims OU Kosher At Its Annual Kashrus Conference: “You Make It Possible...

May 23, 2017 8:30 pm
At the OU’s Kashrus conference this past week, there was palpable excitement as the Novominsker Rebbe, Rabbi Yaakov Perlow, addressed his captivated audience: “It’s a...

Petira of Rebbetzin Yehudis Travis A”H

May 23, 2017 8:19 pm
We regret to inform you of the Petira of Mrs. Yehudis Travis A"H, who was niftar in Kimball hospital in Lakewood a short time...

Shulamit Cohen-Kishik, Israeli National Hero and Undercover Spy, Dies at 100

May 23, 2017 8:15 pm
Shulamit (Shula) Cohen-Kishik, an Israeli spy who worked undercover in Lebanon, passed away on Sunday at the age of 100, Ynet reports. Born in Buenos...

First-Ever Alternative Graduation Ceremony for Shomer Shabbos Students at UMD

May 23, 2017 7:45 pm
For the first time ever, the University of Maryland, College Park hosted an alternative graduation ceremony on Sunday (May 21) to accommodate 22 observant...

Trump in Bethlehem: Peace Can Never Take Root Where Terrorism Is Funded and Rewarded 

May 23, 2017 6:15 pm
At a meeting with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday in Bais Lechem, President Donald Trump denounced the terrorist attack in Manchester, England.  "Peace...

Rabbi Lau To Step Down As Chief Rabbi Of Tel Aviv

May 23, 2017 5:45 pm
Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau, former Chief Rabbi of Israel, will step down tomorrow from his position as Chief Rabbi of Tel Aviv. Rabbi Lau will...

PM Theresa May Raises UK Threat Level To ‘Critical’

May 23, 2017 5:15 pm
The UK's terror threat level has been raised from severe to critical, meaning a terrorist attack is considered imminent. Prime Minister Theresa May made the...

Duterte Declares Martial Law On Southern Philippine Island Of Mindanao

May 23, 2017 4:45 pm
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law Tuesday on the southern island of Mindanao as security forces battled heavily armed militants linked to the...

A Neo-Nazi Converted To Islam – And Killed 2 Roommates For ‘Disrespecting’ His Faith,...

May 23, 2017 4:15 pm
A former neo-Nazi who converted to Islam is accused of killing his two roommates because they "disrespected" his new faith, police said. Last Friday evening,...

Trump Proposes Selling Off Half U.S. Strategic Oil Reserve

May 23, 2017 3:45 pm
The White House plan to trim the national debt includes selling off half of the nation's emergency oil stockpile and the entire backup gasoline...

Listen: Hysterical Prank Caller Posing As Donald Trump To Popular Radio Host In Israel

May 23, 2017 3:15 pm
Popular Israeli radio host, Erel Segal, was fooled by a Trump impersonator Monday, airing a live call with the prankster on his radio program. During his daily show on...

Watch: Sheriff Clarke, ‘We Must Take The Lead To Root Out Terrorism’

May 23, 2017 2:45 pm
Milwaukee County sheriff sounds off. WATCH: {Matzav}

Brennan Says He Saw Intel Linking Russia To Trump Campaign Associates

May 23, 2017 2:15 pm
Former CIA Director John Brennan threw another log on the Trump-Russia controversy on Tuesday, testifying to House lawmakers that he saw intelligence linking Moscow...

Palestinians Hold Trump Effigy In Protest: Video

May 23, 2017 1:45 pm
Hundreds of people took to the streets in Gaza City to protest Donald Trump’s visit to Palestine on Tuesday and express their outrage over...

Manchester Bombing Suspect Identified, US Officials Say; Islamic State Claims Responsibility

May 23, 2017 1:15 pm
The Islamic State claimed Tuesday that one of its "soldiers" carried out an apparent suicide blast in Manchester that killed at least 22 people,...

Netanyahu Lauds Trump’s ‘Reassertion’ Of American Leadership In Middle East

May 23, 2017 12:44 pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lauded President Donald Trump’s “reassertion” of American leadership in the Middle East during joint remarks by the two leaders,...

Comey’s Testimony Before House Committee Postponed

May 23, 2017 12:15 pm
Former FBI Director James Comey has postponed a hearing before the House Oversight Committee that had been planned for Wednesday. Comey was asked to...

Transcript: Netanyahu Speaks During Visit To Yad Vashem With President Trump

May 23, 2017 11:45 am
Thank you, Mr. President. This adds to a historic visit. You are the first American president who chose to include Israel on his first...

Watch: PM Netanyahu’s At The Israel Museum: We Must Stop Palestinian Stipends To Families...

May 23, 2017 11:15 am
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Remarks at the Israel Museum. WATCH: {Matzav}

Terror Attack In Netanya: One Injured, Suspect Detained

May 23, 2017 10:45 am
A stabbing attack took place on Herzl Street in Netanya today, where a policeman was stabbed in the neck by an Arab terrorist. The officer was...

Trump Calls Manchester Attackers ‘Losers’

May 23, 2017 10:30 am
President Trump on Tuesday slammed the “evil losers” who bombed an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester on Monday night, killing more than 20 people...

Security Camera Captures Man Beating Up Yid Walking To Shul

May 23, 2017 10:19 am
A Yid walking to shul in Los Angeles was beaten up in what appears to be a hate crime. A security video from resident on...

Salmen Abedi Identified As Suicide Bomber In Manchester Attack That Killed 22

May 23, 2017 9:50 am
Salman Abedi, 23, has been identified as the attacker who detonated a suicide bomb at the Manchester Arena at the end of an Ariana...

President Trump Joins World Leaders In Condemning Manchester Terrorist Attack

May 23, 2017 9:39 am
Following what British Prime Minister Theresa May called a "callous terrorist attack" in Manchester, leaders from around the world expressed condolences, solidarity, resolve -...

Islamic State Claims Responsibility For Deadly Concert Blast In Manchester, Monitoring Group Says

May 23, 2017 9:22 am
The Islamic State claimed Tuesday one of its "soldiers" carried out a deadly blast in Manchester that killed at least 22 people, including teenagers...

Watch: Trump Gives Press Conference With PA’s Abbas, Talk About Manchester Attack

May 23, 2017 9:17 am
Trump holds joint press conference alongside Palestinian President Abbas. WATCH: {Matzav}

Ryan Bucks White House, Setting Up Clash On Taxes

May 23, 2017 9:15 am
Paul Ryan and the White House are barreling toward a tax reform show-down — a faceoff that’s becoming all but inevitable as the speaker...

Trump To Nominate Three To Nuclear Commission

May 23, 2017 8:55 am
President Trump is planning to nominate three commissioners to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). If confirmed by the Senate, the nominees would bring the NRC...

Watch: Rogan, ‘Manchester Has Repeatedly Come Up On Terror Radar’

May 23, 2017 8:30 am
National Review's Tom Rogan: Deadly explosion at Ariana Grande concert has all the makings of a coordinated attack, Manchester has been a concern for...

With Trump in Town, Israel Declares Goal of Increasing Exports to US to $100...

May 23, 2017 8:00 am
Israel’s economy minister wants to boost the Jewish state’s exports to the US over fivefold by the end of this decade. In a statement issued...

Trump Seeks Historic Cuts To Government

May 23, 2017 7:30 am
  President Donald Trump on Tuesday will propose cutting federal spending by $3.6 trillion over 10 years, a historic budget contraction that would severely ratchet...

Live Coverage: Trump at Yad Vashem

May 23, 2017 7:00 am
US President Donald Trump visits Yad Vashem, in Jerusalem, on Tuesday, May 23, to participate in a memorial ceremony. During the visit, Yad Vashem Chair...

Netanyahu Lauds Trump for ‘Reassertion of American Leadership in the Middle East’

May 23, 2017 6:37 am
US President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, joined by their wives Melania and Sara, sit down for dinner in Jerusalem on...

Watch: Trump Takes Part in Saudi ‘War Dance’

May 23, 2017 3:32 am
President Donald Trump joined in a traditional Saudi sword dance after signing a $110 billion arms deal with Saudi King Salman on Saturday. The...

Funny: Trump And Netanyahu Joking About Protocol

May 23, 2017 2:30 am
President Trump and prime minister of Israel Mr Netanyahu joke that protocol is too hard to figure out. WATCH: {Matzav}

Ford Replaces CEO Mark Fields

May 23, 2017 1:30 am
Ford Motor Chief Executive Mark Fields is leaving the company, and will be replaced by the head of its Ford Smart Mobility LLC subsidiary,...

MANCHESTER TERROR: Police Report 20 Dead Following Blast At Concert In Manchester

May 23, 2017 1:06 am
An explosion at a pop concert in the northern English city of Manchester late Monday night left multiple people dead and an unknown number...

US Forces Kill Seven Al-Qaeda Militants In Yemen Raid

May 23, 2017 12:45 am
US forces have carried out a ground raid on an Al-Qaeda compound in Yemen, killing seven militants, the Pentagon said late Monday. The raid took...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 28 Iyar

May 23, 2017 12:16 am
Rav Shimshon Aaron Polansky, the Teplik Rav (1876-1948). Rav of Midovia in Ukraine's Kiev district at age 20. Five years later, he became Rav...

Scientists Say The Rate Of Sea Level Rise Has Nearly Tripled Since 1990

May 23, 2017 12:15 am
A new scientific analysis finds that the Earth's oceans are rising nearly three times as rapidly as they were throughout most of the 20th...

Defying Trump, Iranian President Vows To Continue Missile Tests

May 22, 2017 11:45 pm
Fresh off his re-election, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said the Islamic Republic will continue missile tests “if technically necessary.” “Our missiles are for our defense...

Happiness Really Makes a Difference

May 22, 2017 11:15 pm
By Rabbi Moshe Meir Weiss Every festival has its unique brand of greeting.  Before Pesach, we wish one another, “Chag kosher v’same-ach.”  On Chanukah, we...