Jewish Groups React To U.K.’S ‘Divisive’ Brexit Vote To Leave EU

June 26, 2016 3:07 am
Jewish groups and leaders in the United Kingdom swiftly reacted to voters' decision to leave the European Union in the Brexit referendum, 52 percent...

Two Million Sign Petition Demanding Another Referendum

June 26, 2016 2:21 am
Yes. It's actually happening. People in Britain are talking seriously about the possibility of another referendum. A petition calling for another referendum on whether Britain...

Councilman Chaim Deutsch and Area Elected Officials Blast MTA for Lack of Collaboration

June 26, 2016 1:47 am
Councilman Chaim Deutsch (D-Brooklyn), with the support of his colleagues in government, Senator Simcha Felder, Assemblyman Dov Hikind, and Assemblyman Steve Cymbrowitz, has blasted the...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 20 Sivan

June 26, 2016 12:12 am
Rav Tzvi Hirsch of Nadvorna, the Tzemach Hasehm Letzvi (1801) Rav Haim Mordechai Labaton (1780-1869). The son of Luna and Helfon Labaton, became Chief Rabbi and...

Trump Now Says Muslim Ban Only Applies To Those From Terrorism-Heavy Countries

June 25, 2016 10:57 pm
Donald Trump has revised his proposed ban on foreign Muslims, with spokeswoman Hope Hicks saying today that the presumptive Republican presidential nominee only wants to...

George Will Exits The Republican Party Over Trump

June 25, 2016 10:46 pm
Conservative columnist George Will has left the Republican Party over its presumptive nomination of Donald Trump. Will, who writes a column for The Washington Post,...

East Coast States Want To Tax Drivers’ Travel, Not Their Gas

June 25, 2016 10:31 pm
A group of East Coast states wants to help overhaul the way America pays for its decaying roads, and it's starting with Monopoly money. Delaware,...

Scalia Opinion Could Shorten Sentences For Hundreds Of Prisoners

June 25, 2016 10:23 pm
Hundreds if not thousands of federal prisoners are likely to have their sentences shortened - and in some cases get immediate release - due...

Why It Was A Brutal Week For Obama And His Liberal Vision Of An...

June 25, 2016 10:13 pm
It has been a tough week for President Barack Obama's politics of inclusion and "we're all in it together" globalization. First came the Supreme Court's...

Who Wants to Exit the EU Next?

June 25, 2016 10:06 pm
Third president of Austria's lower house of parliament; former presidential candidate, Freedom Party of Austria Norbert Hofer supports the idea that Austria must act independently...

President Obama Says Britain’s ‘Special Relationship’ With The US Will Survive Brexit

June 25, 2016 9:52 pm
President Obama, who traveled to London in April to urge Britain to remain in the European Union, pledged on Friday that the Britain's historic...

EU Foreign Ministers Urge Speedy U.K. Exit

June 25, 2016 9:47 pm
British Prime Minister David Cameron came under intense pressure Saturday from stunned continental diplomats to begin the painful process of extracting his nation from...

Headlines Radio Show: Techeiles In Modern Times And Can You Listen To Shiurim From...

June 25, 2016 9:30 pm
Headlines Radio Show: Tackling fascinating modern controversies from a halachic perspective by Dovid Lichtenstein Tune in Tonight: Techeiles in Modern times and Can you listen to shiurim from...

Photos: Car Flips Over at Sunshine Estates in the Catskills

June 24, 2016 7:22 pm
A vehicle flipped over this afternoon at Sunshine Estates on Ranch Road in Fallsburg, NY. Hatzolah extricated two people from the car in stable...

Google Play Takes Action On Auschwitz ‘Game’: “Every 20 Minutes I Find The Full...

June 24, 2016 6:47 pm
An app-based “game” posted on Google Play that let users “live like a real Jew in the Auschwitz Concentration Camp” has been removed after...

Yerushalayim Residents May Be Ejected From Church Owned Apartments

June 24, 2016 6:12 pm
Hundreds of Yerushalayim Jews live in buildings on land that was leased almost a century ago from the Catholic and Greek Orthodox churches for...

New Sefer Of The Ben Ish Chai Printed From Manuscript Found In Saddam Hussein’s...

June 24, 2016 5:48 pm
Two volumes of the Ben Ish Chai's hitherto undiscovered droshos were printed for the first time this week in two beautiful volumes titled Birkas...

Watch: Trump Campaign: The Numbers Are With Us Against Clinton

June 24, 2016 5:23 pm
Donald Trump's senior adviser talks strategy after his scathing policy speech. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Video, Photos: Erev Shabbos Blaze Destroys Home of Frum Lakewood Family

June 24, 2016 4:41 pm
A large blaze has destroyed a home on East 7th Street in Lakewood, NJ, on this Erev Shabbos Parshas Behaaloscha. The fire broke out this...

Hil State Dept. Calendar Missing Entries

June 24, 2016 4:13 pm
A review of presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s official State Department calendar found more than 75 meetings with political donors, lobbyists, and individuals...

Watch: Trump Rips Hillary and CNN on Hannity

June 24, 2016 3:43 pm
Donald Trump was fact checked on his latest speech on Hannity regarding Hillary Clinton's numerous scandals and was shown to be more correct than he even thought. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Rav Reuven Alter Mordechai Berg zt”l

June 24, 2016 2:40 pm
It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rav Reuven Alter Mordechai Berg zt”l, rov of Bais Medrash Ateres Rosh in...

Photos: Scenes from the Life of the Bostoner Rebbe of Bet Shemesh zt”l (JDN)

June 24, 2016 2:31 pm
See Matzav's tribute here. ...

Photos: Scenes from the Life of the Zlotchuver Rebbe of Bnei Brak zt”l (JDN)

June 24, 2016 2:04 pm
See Matzav's tribute here. ...

Could Shas Disappear?

June 24, 2016 1:44 pm
A recent survey conducted by the Geocartography polling institute for Channel 1 found that if elections were held today UTJ would almost double while Shas...

Three Big Ways the Brexit Vote Could Affect Americans Personally

June 24, 2016 1:12 pm
By Ylan Q. Mui In Britain, the debate over whether to remain in the European Union was an impassioned one, an existential crisis of national...

Trump: Britain Will Be Stronger After Brexit

June 24, 2016 12:41 pm
Donald Trump has just touched down in the United Kingdom and given his perspective on its vote to exit the European Union. “You can’t unite...

Cameron Resigns After UK Votes to Brexit

June 24, 2016 12:11 pm
Thursday's referendum on Europe was always meant to be British Prime Minister David Cameron's ultimate victory, a once-and-for-all resolution of an issue that had...

The Zlotchuver Rebbe of Bnei Brak zt”l

June 24, 2016 11:38 am
It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the sudden passing of the Zlotchuver Rebbe, Rav Mordechai Meir Michlovitz zt”l. He was just 61...

Watch: Footage of This Morning’s Car Ramming Attack Near Kiryat Arba

June 24, 2016 11:02 am
A Jewish Israeli couple were lightly injured in a car ramming attack carried out by a a Palestinian woman at the entrance to Kiryat...

Poll: Israelis Would Vote for Clinton Over Trump Despite Seeing the Mogul as Better...

June 24, 2016 10:47 am
By BB Portnoy If the upcoming US presidential election were to be decided by Israeli voters, Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton would defeat her Republican challenger...

Elliott Abrams: Obama’s Hypocrisy Highlighted in Push to Undermine Israel’s Qualitative Military Edge

June 24, 2016 10:12 am
Despite claims by Barack Obama that his support for Israel has been greater than that of all presidents throughout American history, a possible White House...

Watch: Inspiring Chizuk from Avrohom Stubin, Father of Devorah a”h

June 24, 2016 8:45 am
Avrohom Stubin, father of Devorah a"h, spoke this past Sunday at the Partners in Torah Annual Passaic, NJ, Breakfast. His extremely inspirational message will touch...

Markets in Turmoil After Historic Brexit Vote

June 24, 2016 8:12 am
Britain's stunning decision to leave the European Union has sent the pound plummeting and is wreaking havoc on markets around the world. The pound suffered...

Watch: Former Trump Manager Lewandowski Makes CNN Debut

June 24, 2016 7:46 am
Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski makes his debut as a CNN political commentator. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Five Terrifying Immediate Reactions To Brexit From The Markets

June 24, 2016 7:04 am
The United Kingdom voted Thursday to leave the European Union, a historic turn of events that underscored the fraying of the European political and...

Listen: Rav Reisman On Parshas Behaaloscha

June 24, 2016 6:47 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...

Debt Settlement in Halacha

June 24, 2016 5:46 am
By Rabbi Baruch M. Levine We all take on too much. Often customers invest in their businesses with the hope that they will be able...

Going to the Mountains? Breaking Down Tefillas Haderech

June 24, 2016 5:13 am
By Rabbi Moshe Pinchasi Whether it is a family trip, camping trip, heading upstate or even touring Eretz Yisroel, many of us plan to hit...

In Historic Decision, British Vote Inflicts Further Damage On EU

June 24, 2016 4:42 am
With Britain having taken a historic decision to leave the European Union, EU leaders say their ambitions to build a more united continent will be...

Because Not All Stories Have Happy Endings

June 24, 2016 4:19 am
By Zvi Gluck The Jewish community is once again plunged into mourning, grieving the loss  of a young woman from our community who died tragically...

Rav Moshe Twersky zt”l On the Parsha

June 24, 2016 3:53 am
By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman וביום שמחתכם ובמועדיכם ובראשי חדשיכם ותקעתם בחצצרות…        י:י What is yom simchaschem?  There are two opinions in the Sifri.  The Tanna Kama says...

Hadlokas Neiros, Erev Shabbos Parshas Behaaloscha 5776

June 24, 2016 3:13 am
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Bostoner Rebbe of Bet Shemesh, Rav Chaim Avrohom Halevi Horowitz zt”l

June 24, 2016 2:41 am
It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of the Bostoner Rebbe of Bet Shemesh, Rav Chaim Avrohom Halevi Horowitz zt”l. The...

Video: The Shmuz on Parshas Behaaloscha

June 24, 2016 2:01 am
Rav Bentzion Shafier has impacted thousands of people with his talks and lectures, and especially with his innovative "Shmuz," a mussar shmuess that...

Video: Harry Rothenberg On Parshas Behaaloscha

June 24, 2016 1:46 am
Attorney Harry Rothenberg offers a five-minute thought on the parsha disseminated by Partners in Torah and Project Inspire. Matzav.com presents his weekly devar Torah here. Click...

Behaaloscha: To Teach; to Inspire

June 24, 2016 1:15 am
  By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran In teaching you cannot see the fruit of a day's work. It is invisible and remains so, maybe for twenty years....

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 18 Sivan

June 24, 2016 12:04 am
Rav Avraham Hakohen Rappaport Shrentzel, Rosh Yeshivas Chevron (1584-1651). As a youth, he learned under Rav Meshulam Feivush, the Rav of Cracow. He married...

Breaking: Britain Votes to Leave EU

June 23, 2016 11:40 pm
The U.K. voted to quit the European Union after more than four decades in a stunning rejection of the continent's postwar political and economic...