Christie Aide Gets 18 Months in Prison for Bridgegate

March 29, 2017 3:46 pm
Two top ex-allies of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie were sentenced Wednesday to prison sentences for their roles in orchestrating retaliatory lane closures on...

Photos: Kosel Undergoes Kvittel-Cleaning for Pesach

March 29, 2017 3:12 pm
The Kosel, in the heart of Yerushalayim's Old City, attracts thousands of visitors each year. With Pesach around the corner, the Kosel got a...

Misameach Raffle: $100,000 + Eternity: Last Day to Enter!

March 29, 2017 2:00 pm
THE FUNDS ARE EARMARKED FOR THE NEW FAMILY CENTER Misameach Raffle: $100,000 + Eternity: CLICK HERE OR BELOW TO ENTER!

Yehuda and Shomron’s Soaring Jewish Population Kills 2-State Prospects, Study Says

March 29, 2017 2:19 pm
According to a new study tracking Jewish population growth in Israel, the number of Jews living in Yehuda and Shomron has increased by 23...

UK Foreign Secretary: UN Criticism of Israel’s Bombing of Hizbullah Is Absurd

March 29, 2017 1:47 pm
Boris Johnson, the UK foreign secretary, has condemned the UN Human Rights Council criticism of Israeli bombing of Hizbullah positions in the Golan Heights...

TRV NEWS: Farm Fresh Closed Temporarily By Inspectors

March 29, 2017 1:18 pm
TRV NEWS - Lakewood, NJ - Farm Fresh, the only 24 hour kosher grocery in Lakewood, NJ, has been closed down until further notice. Farm...

11 Soldiers with Disabilities Join IDF

March 29, 2017 12:43 pm
11 soldiers with developmental disabilities ranging from Down Syndrome to autism to cognitive delays were sworn into the IDF this week, the Jerusalem Post reports. The...

These Hispanic Contractors Offered To Build Trump’s Border Wall. Then The Death Threats Began

March 29, 2017 12:15 pm
They've received death threats and had profanities and rocks hurled at them. One company's tractor was stolen. For the few Hispanic-owned construction firms daring to...

Israeli Warships To Feature Dual Iron Dome Systems To Protect Offshore Gas Rigs

March 29, 2017 11:48 am
Threats posed to Israel’s offshore gas rigs by the Lebanese terror group Hezbollah’s missile arsenal have prompted the Israeli Navy to add extra missile...

Israel, US, Russia Reportedly Agree On Ousting Iran From Syria

March 29, 2017 11:16 am
The U.S., Russia and Israel have reportedly agreed on the need to restrain and eventually expel Iran and its terror proxies from Syria. Israeli Prime...

IDF Raids Illegal Palestinian Weapons Factories, Seizes Firearms

March 29, 2017 10:47 am
In a joint operation between Israel’s Shin Bet security agency and the IDF, early-morning raids Wednesday shuttered three illegal Palestinian weapons factories near Hebron. No...

US Reportedly Planning Israeli-Palestinian-Gulf Peace Summit

March 29, 2017 10:21 am
The Trump administration is reportedly exploring whether or not to hold an Israeli-Palestinian peace summit that would be attended by Arab leaders from the...

Report: India To Buy $1 Billion In Israeli Anti-Tank Missiles

March 29, 2017 9:49 am
Israel’s Rafael Advanced Defense Systems and the Indian Defense Ministry have inked a $1 billion deal under which Rafael will sell India its Spike...

Terror: Stabbing Attempt at Shaar Shechem

March 29, 2017 9:10 am
A female Palestinian terrorist was shot dead by Israeli forces after she tried to carry out a terror attack at Shaar Shechem in Yerushalayim...

Spreading Simchas Yom Tov. Supporting Our Yungerleit. Our Zechus!

March 29, 2017 9:00 am
Good news for those looking to take advantage of a partnership with a Torah scholar: Kupas Yom Tov just brought the opportunity right to...

Brexit Begins As EU’s Tusk Receives Divorce Papers From U.K.

March 29, 2017 8:20 am
Prime Minister Theresa May set the U.K. on course for leaving the European Union in two years' time, a divorce that will redefine the...

How Junkyard Cars From Israel Have Become Deadly Palestinian Treasures

March 29, 2017 7:25 am
There's nothing unusual about Abu Abdullah's white Ford Fiesta, at first glance. It's a little beat-up and the tires are bald, but it's a...

Senate Democrats Offer To Work With Trump On Health Care – But Only If...

March 29, 2017 6:19 am
Forty-four members of the Senate Democratic caucus have penned a letter to President Donald Trump signaling they are open to working with him on...

Idolatrous Tallis Shocks Mispallelim

March 29, 2017 5:45 am
At a bar mitzvah in Israel's coastal town of Bat Yam, the chazzan was shocked to notice that the brocha printed on the boy's...

WH Staff To Skip Correspondents Dinner

March 29, 2017 4:26 am
The White House staff announced on Tuesday that in "solidarity" with President Trump, they too would not be attending the upcoming White House Correspondents'...

House: No More Internet Privacy Protections

March 29, 2017 3:25 am
House Republicans voted on Tuesday by a margin of 215-205 to repeal a set of privacy protections for Internet users which was enacted under...

DNC Asks All Staffers for Resignation Letters

March 29, 2017 2:22 am
In an ongoing effort to rearrange the Democratic National Committee following a crushing electoral defeat to now-President Donald Trump, the party’s organizational chairman Tom...

Nunes Will Not Reveal Sources to His Own Panel

March 29, 2017 1:32 am
U.S. House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) reportedly said Tuesday that he will not reveal—even to colleagues on his own panel—the source of...

Davening for Mizbeiach

March 28, 2017 11:50 pm
By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld During the Musaf Shemoneh Esrei of Rosh Chodesh we include a special Tefillah for the mizbeach. We say “Mizbeach hachadash b’Tzion tachin.” (A new mizbeach should be prepared in Tzion.) The question arises; why don’t...

McConnell: Gorsuch Will Be Confirmed By April 7

March 28, 2017 11:14 pm
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell guaranteed on Tuesday that Neil Gorsuch will be confirmed to the Supreme Court on April 7. "He’ll be on the...

Hackers Break Into Rabbinate Computers

March 28, 2017 10:14 pm
Hackers sneaked into the Chief Rabbinate's computers via malware attached to a worker's email and demanded a ransom of thousands of bitcoins, each such...

Watch: Students Told To Write 9/11 Essay From Terrorist’s Viewpoint

March 28, 2017 9:45 pm
Iowa State defends controversial assignment; Campus Reform's Sterling Beard reports on 'America's Newsroom.' WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Watch: Border Wall Could Trigger Legal Battles Over Eminent Domain

March 28, 2017 9:14 pm
Insight from Mercedes Colwin, Fox News legal analyst, and Richard Roth, defense attorney. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Watch: How Aharon Hakohen Did “Kiruv” (And The Amazing Lesson We Can Learn As...

March 28, 2017 8:47 pm
It says in Avos that Aharon HaKohen "loved people and brought them closer to the Torah". Did you ever wonder how Aharon did "kiruv"?...

Watch: Executive Order Rolls Back Obama Environmental Regulations

March 28, 2017 8:16 pm
FBN's Blake Burman reports from the White House. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

GOP Senator: Border Wall Funding on Hold

March 28, 2017 7:46 pm
President Trump’s funding request for a border wall will likely wait until later in the year, Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) announced on Tuesday as...

Bill O’Reilly Apologizes for Making Fun of Maxine Waters’ Hair

March 28, 2017 7:12 pm
Fox News host Bill O’Reilly apologized today for his joke about not being able to pay attention to Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters because he...

Exiled Hamas Leader Threatens Israel After Killing Of Top Commander

March 28, 2017 6:45 pm
Hamas’s exiled leader, Khaled Maashal, said Israel had changed “the rules of the game” after the killing of a top terrorist commander in the...

New High-Speed Tel Aviv-Yerushalayim Rail Nears Completion

March 28, 2017 6:15 pm
A new high-speed rail line connecting Israel’s holy city to its leading metropolis—Yerushalayim to Tel Aviv—is set to revolutionize transportation in the Jewish state...

Hamas Develops New Rocket Similar To Hezbollah Missiles

March 28, 2017 5:46 pm
The Palestinian terror organization Hamas has developed a new high-powered rocket similar to those utilized by the Lebanese terror group Hezbollah, Israel’s Army Radio...

2,000-Year-Old Jewish Community Unearthed Near Beit Shemesh

March 28, 2017 5:14 pm
During a weeklong excavation project near Beit Shemesh, 240 Israeli students from Yerushalayim's Boyer High School uncovered the remains of an ancient Jewish community dating...

Israeli President Rejects Ex-PM Olmert’s Pardon Request

March 28, 2017 4:40 pm
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin Monday rejected a pardon request filed by former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, currently serving a 26-month prison sentence related...

UN Chief Reaffirms Jewish Ties To Har Habayis, Vows To Curb Bias On Israel

March 28, 2017 4:12 pm
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reaffirmed his recognition of Judaism’s historic ties to Yerushalayim and the Har Habayis last week, during a meeting with...

Haley: Richard Falk Has Serious Problems

March 28, 2017 3:48 pm
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley, describing herself as the “new sheriff in town,” said at the AIPAC Policy Conference that her...

Cathay Pacific Airline’s Hong Kong-Israel Route Takes Flight

March 28, 2017 3:13 pm
The Cathay Pacific airline’s first flight from Hong Kong to Israel landed at Ben Gurion International Airport last Sunday. The landing followed the October 2016...

30 Pastors Witness Lifesaving Israeli Volunteer EMS Methods In Yerushalayim

March 28, 2017 2:49 pm
A special delegation from the U.S. organized by Christians United for Israel (CUFI) traveled to Yerushalayim last week and visited the headquarters of United Hatzalah,...

Israelis Warned Of Increased Terror Threat Before Passover Holiday Travel

March 28, 2017 2:21 pm
Ahead of the Yom Tov of Pesach, Israel has issued travel advisories cautioning Israelis to avoid vacationing in the Egyptian Sinai, Turkey and Jordan. The...

Iran Sanctions 15 US Companies, Threatens To Seize Assets

March 28, 2017 1:54 pm
Iran has imposed sanctions against 15 U.S. companies for their cooperation with Israel and alleged human rights violations, the Iranian state news agency IRNA...

Egyptian President Meets With US Jewish Leader Before Washington Trip

March 28, 2017 1:19 pm
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met with World Jewish Congress (WJC) President Ronald Lauder Sunday to discuss U.S.-Egypt relations, Israeli-Palestinian negotiations and the Egyptian...

Israeli Technology Pulls Water Out Of Thin Air During AIPAC Conference

March 28, 2017 12:52 pm
In a showcase of cutting-edge Israeli innovation, former Harvard Law School professor and Israel advocate Alan Dershowitz took to the stage Sunday at the...

Israel And Arabs Have ‘Rare Opportunity’ For Peace, Netanyahu Tells AIPAC Confab

March 28, 2017 12:19 pm
The common dangers faced by Israel and its Arab neighbors present a “rare opportunity” to build a more peaceful and secure future in the...

Trump: I Can’t Be Sued While I’m President

March 28, 2017 11:47 am
President Donald Trump is challenging a defamation lawsuit filed against him by saying he can’t be sued in a state court while he serves...

Hamas: IDF Arrested Senior Hamas Official in Samaria

March 28, 2017 11:16 am
According to Arab sources, the IDF re-arrested Rafat Nasif, a senior Hamas agent in Tulkarm, Samaria. Nasif was likely one of 14 suspects arrested by...

Trump’s UN Envoy Seeks To Derail Nuclear Ban Conference

March 28, 2017 10:42 am
The U.S. is leading a push to derail a United Nations conference aimed at negotiating a "legally binding" ban on nuclear weapons "leading toward...

Video: CHILDREN, CHILDREN – Remembering the Sassoon Children, Upon Their Yahrtzeit, Today

March 28, 2017 10:19 am
CHILDREN, CHILDREN The candles flickered, the table was decked in white, The Shabbos queen was here with all her beauty and all her shine, Seven dear neshamelech,...

Pay for Slay in Palestine: U.S. Aid Becomes a Transfer Payment for Terrorists

March 28, 2017 9:50 am
PA officials tell foreign audiences that they oppose terrorism, yet they pay generous rewards to Palestinians who carry out bombings, stabbings and other attacks...

Israeli Navy on Alert for Hamas Naval Commandos

March 28, 2017 9:19 am
In recent months, Israeli naval forces have recorded several incidents in which sailors deployed underwater hand grenades after they suspected that Hamas divers were...

Update on Rav Feigelstock

March 28, 2017 8:45 am
The condition of Rav Yitzchok Feigelstock, venerated rosh yeshiva of Mesivta of Long Beach, NY, has improved and his situation is more stable. The Feigelstock family tells Matzav.com that...