Man Saves Sinking Boat Today In Water Off Rockaway Beach By Using Cork From...

May 30, 2016 8:48 pm
A quick-thinking boater saved his sinking ship today by plugging a hole in his vessel with a cork from a vodka bottle. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Watch: Agudath Israel’s Episode 4: When Parents of A Severely Disabled Young Boy…

May 30, 2016 9:00 am
When parents of a severely disabled young boy face a major impediment in getting their son into a much sought-after special needs program, they...

Reserve Now: Arab Village Rescuer & Cult Survivor In New York

May 29, 2016 11:50 am
NEXT WEEK: CULT SURVIVOR AND ARAB VILLAGE RESCUER TO SPEAK NEAR YOU A member of a Yad L'Achim rescue team who has delivered Jewish women...

Beitar Gets First Cemetery

May 30, 2016 6:49 pm
Close to thirty years since its establishment, Beitar, a town of Torah and chassidus, is to get a 5 acre cemetery on a site...

Grief Over Gorilla’s Death Turns To Outrage

May 30, 2016 5:44 pm
The killing of an endangered gorilla at the Cincinnati Zoo to rescue a boy who fell into a dangerous enclosure unleashed an outpouring of...

Palestinian Peace Award Winner Struck Mum When It Came To Discussing Israel

May 30, 2016 4:49 pm
At a ceremony in Dubai, second-grade teacher Hanan al-Hroub, 43, was announced winner of the U.S. $1 million 2016 Global Teacher Priz De of the...

Avigdor Lieberman Sworn in as Defense Minister

May 30, 2016 3:43 pm
Avigdor Lieberman was officially sworn in as Israeli Defense Minister in a Knesset ceremony this evening. The swearing in came as part of Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu's...

Congress Is As Terrible As It Seems, According To Someone Who Would Know

May 30, 2016 3:03 pm
Greedy. Self-obsessed. Jaded. Power-obsessed. Influenced by no one - except, of course, the cash-carrying lobbyists and super PACs. That's how Congressman X, the anonymous lawmaker...

Verizon, Unions Reach Agreement On Contract Ending Strike

May 30, 2016 2:43 pm
Verizon Communications and its two unions reached an agreement on a new labor contract, paving the way for about 39,000 landline employees to return...

The Movers and Shakers

May 30, 2016 2:12 pm
Behind "Stop, Drop and Run"… You might not know who they are but you surely want to hear what they have to say about Boro...

Former AG Holder: Snowden ‘Performed a Public Service’

May 30, 2016 1:44 pm
Former Attorney General Eric Holder said NSA leaker Edward Snowden “performed a public service” by setting off an international debate over governments’ surveillance capabilities. “We...

Watch: When You’re Just Too Late

May 30, 2016 1:13 pm
Everyone has moments where they wish they could have done differently. But sometimes it’s just too late. See the video below to watch other’s...

TRAGEDY: Child in Ashdod Dies After Being Left in Hot Car

May 30, 2016 12:49 pm
Tragedy struck the Ashdod community today when an 18-month-old child who was left in a hot car passed away. The child, Eliyahu Weingot z"l, was...

Analysis: Hillary Clinton Is Not Very Good At Running For President

May 30, 2016 12:11 pm
The headline "Dems Panicky Over Upcoming Election" is sort of like "Parents Flummoxed by App Popular With Teens." It's certainly true, but not exactly...

FBI Captures Man on ‘Most Wanted’ List

May 30, 2016 11:42 am
Federal officials have captured a suspected murderer who was added to the FBI's "ten most wanted" list two weeks ago. Philip Patrick Policarpio, who is...

Trump Slams Independent Candidate Speculation

May 30, 2016 11:20 am
Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Sunday night blasted attempts by Weekly Standard Editor Bill Kristol to talk up a third party bid...

Watch: The Sinai Experience, Today

May 30, 2016 10:39 am
Watch this unique presentation featuring Ohr Somayach’s lecturers Rabbi Yaakov Asher Sinclair, Rabbi Tzvi Wainstein and Rabbi Peretz Segal This presentation, delivered on the...

Much Needed Change Made In NJ Nonpublic School Auxiliary Services Policy

May 30, 2016 10:19 am
By Rabbi Avi Schnall After 18 months of working on this issue, Agudath Israel of America is pleased to announce that the New Jersey Department...

Special Children – What is Our Community Doing?

May 30, 2016 9:48 am
By Yisrael Meir and Chumie Jacobson “We can’t be as alone as we feel. Yes, our child is special, but he can’t be the only one...

National Spelling Bee Contestant Asked to Spell “Chremslach”

May 30, 2016 9:13 am
The Scripps National Spelling Bee ended in a tie for the third consecutive year Thursday night, with 13-year-old Jairam Hathwar from Corning, New York,...

Watch: Rubio Slams the Clintons

May 30, 2016 8:46 am
Marco Rubio may run for office again “one day.” The Florida senator sat down for a lengthy interview with Jake Tapper for CNN’s "State of...

Photo: Rav Shmuel Auerbach Sends Bottle of Wine to Rav Malkiel Kotler in Honor...

May 30, 2016 8:19 am
The chosson, Yosef Chaim Shneur Kotler, is a son of Rav Aryeh Malkiel Kotler, rosh yeshiva of Bais Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ. The...

Trump Tower About To Be The Most Secure Place In NYC

May 30, 2016 7:44 am
Donald Trump’s neighbors are about to become more secure than ever, reports the New York Post. Sources say that Trump Tower — the Fifth Avenue luxury...

Watchdog: Palestinian ‘Fauxtographs’ Submitted to World Health Organization Ahead of Damning Anti-Israel Resolution ‘Highlight...

May 30, 2016 3:44 am
Falsified photos used in the Palestinian Authority report submitted to the World Health Organization ahead of its anti-Israel resolution last week “highlight the submission’s...

Mrs. Leah Levi a”h

May 30, 2016 1:21 am
It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Mrs. Leah Levi a”h. She was 59. The wife of Reb Shmuel Tzvi Levi,...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 22 Iyar

May 30, 2016 12:06 am
Rav Shlomo Eliezer Alfandri, the Maharsha Alfandri (1820-1930). Born in Istanbul, Rav Shlomo Eliezer served as the chief rabbi in Istanbul, Damascus, and subsequently...

El Al Q1 Loss Widens Despite Lower Fuel Prices

May 29, 2016 11:25 pm
El Al Israel Airlines on Thursday published its results for the first quarter of the year. Revenue declined from $419.8 million in the first quarter...

Watch: Lankford and Schiff Discuss Hillary Clinton Investigation on Fox News Sunday

May 29, 2016 10:49 pm
Today, Senator James Lankford and California Congressman Adam Schiff joined Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace to discuss the investigation into former Secretary of State...

‘Israel Fellows’ Work To Counter Threats By Demystifying Jewish State On Campus

May 29, 2016 10:17 pm
By Shalle' McDonald In today’s climate on college campuses, Jewish students often face a fight-or-flight choice in the face of increasing anti-Israel and anti-Semitic rhetoric,...

Lewandowski On Fox: Trump Not Going To Waste Time Debating Sanders

May 29, 2016 9:49 pm
Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace conducted an interview with Donald Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski in which the latter explained his boss’ attacks...

Watch: This Year’s Youngest Spelling Bee Competitor

May 29, 2016 9:19 pm
Akash Vukoti is the only 6-year-old among the 285 contestants in this year's National Spelling Bee. His favorite word is pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanocon­iosis. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Watch: Face the Nation Political Panel Breaks Down Trump’s Ascent and Hillary’s Email Mess

May 29, 2016 8:52 pm
Jeffrey Goldberg of the Atlantic, Ruth Marcus of the Washington Post, Mark Leibovich of the New York Times Magazine, Ron Brownstein of the Atlantic,...

Trump: Illegal Immigrants Are Taken Care of Better Than Veterans

May 29, 2016 8:19 pm
Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump used a Memorial Day weekend speech to press his message on veterans, saying that his administration would take care...

Watch: No More Traffic Jams With China’s New Straddling Bus

May 29, 2016 7:45 pm
Part subway, part bus, a mass transporter known in Chinese as the "bus-way" went on show in Beijing earlier this month. The vehicle, which is designed...

Report: Jewish Community Claims It Is Being Pushed Out Of Montreal Neighborhood

May 29, 2016 7:17 pm
The Chassidishe community of Montreal says that a proposal to ban religious gathering places on two of the city’s busiest commercial streets is an attempt to...

New Legislation Would Limit Number Of Painkiller Pills Prescribed To First-Time Patients

May 29, 2016 6:13 pm
New York lawmakers are considering limiting how many prescription pills patients can get on their visit to a doctor, WCBS 880 NY reports. The bill...

Gary Johnson Wins Libertarian Presidential Nomination

May 29, 2016 5:47 pm
Former New Mexico governor Gary Johnson won the Libertarian Party's presidential nomination on Sunday, fending off five rivals from different factions on two closely...

Israeli Mother Injured in Palestinian Rock Attack Calls Survival of Babies in Car ‘Bloody...

May 29, 2016 5:18 pm
A 31-year-old Israeli mother-of-four who was lightly injured in a terrorist attack on Sunday told The Algemeiner that her survival — and that of...

12-Year-Old Connecticut Boy Brutally Beaten by Classmate Yelling ‘Kill the Jew’

May 29, 2016 4:48 pm
A 12-year-old Jewish boy from New Haven, Connecticut was beaten up by a classmate in what his mother called an antisemitic attack, local TV...

Russia to Return Israeli Tank Captured 34 Years Ago in the Battle of Sultan...

May 29, 2016 3:50 pm
Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu expressed his gratitude to Russian President Vladimir Putin today for signing a presidential decree ordering the return to Israel of an IDF...

Netanyahu Denies Police Recommended Indicting Wife On Spending

May 29, 2016 3:15 pm
Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Bibi has denied media reports that police had advocated trying his wife, Sara, for misuse of state funds at the family...

TSA Scrambling Resources To Deal With Long Lines At Airports

May 29, 2016 2:46 pm
The threatened summer of discontent for American travelers got underway Memorial Day weekend as the understaffed Transportation Security Administration struggled to keep its security...

New Tool Used In Housing Recovery Plans: Mapping

May 29, 2016 2:17 pm
When Detroit was looking for ways to tackle its housing crisis, city officials first had to figure out how big the problem was. No...