Videos, Photos: 50 Holocaust Survivors Have Bar Mitzvahs at the Kosel 70 Years After...

May 3, 2016 7:12 am
50 Holocaust survivors were able to partake in bar and bas mitzvah ceremonies at the Kosel on Monday. Virtual Jerusalem reports that many of the participants...

Chai4ever Turns Illness and Despair into Simchas Yom Tov

May 2, 2016 8:00 am
”I wanted to thank you even though it's hard to thank you enough for such an awesome day! Unlimited rides and games is every...

The White House Isn’t Doing Enough For Jewish Iran Hostage Robert Levinson

May 3, 2016 6:03 am
By Dan Levinson  Recently, reports have surfaced that the U.S. government is going out of its way to grant Iran access to the dollar for...

Shakeup in PA: Governor of Shechem Sacked by Abbas, Then Lashes Out

May 3, 2016 4:07 am
The Palestinian Authority governor of Shechem (Nablus) was dismissed “without warning” by PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas, according to a post on the governor’s personal...

Six-Story, Eight-Unit Building Planned for 56th and 13th in Boro Park

May 3, 2016 3:11 am
Brooklyn-based Abraham Wieder has filed applications for a six-story, eight-unit mixed-use building at 5601 13th Avenue, located on the corner of 56th Street in...

John Kasich’s Younger Brother Claims The Candidate Didn’t Speak To Him For Almost Two...

May 3, 2016 1:12 am
On the campaign trail he is known as the nice-guy candidate, but it seems that John Kasich's family history is not so rose-tinted. Despite often...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 25 Nissan

May 3, 2016 12:09 am
Rav Dan of Radvil (1838) Rav Chaim Halberstam of Sanz, author of Divrei Chaim (1793-1876), founder of the Sanzer Chasidus. Born in Tarnograd, Poland. At the...

Felder Fights to Protect National Anthem, Pledge of Allegiance

May 2, 2016 11:44 pm
Senator Simcha Felder has introduced a bill to prohibit the requiring of a permit to sing the National Anthem or recite the Pledge of...

George Washington Bridge Overhaul Expected To Create Headaches for Drivers

May 2, 2016 11:10 pm
The George Washington Bridge is about to get a major facelift and, it could cause traffic nightmares for drivers in Bergen and Rockland Counties,...

Instead Of Blanket Trade Agreements, Trump Wants To Negotiate One-On-One With Countries

May 2, 2016 10:48 pm
Donald Trump wants the United States to stop negotiating blanket trade deals that include a number of countries, such as the North American Free...

CIA Live-Tweets Bin Laden Raid on 5th Anniversary

May 2, 2016 10:16 pm
To mark the fifth anniversary of the 2011 operation that killed al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, the CIA “live-tweeted” the event as if it...

LIVE TONIGHT, 8:30 PM EST: Rav Yeruchim Olshin and Rav Yissocher Frand to Address...

May 2, 2016 8:10 pm
WATCH LIVE ON MATZAV.COM BELOW Mazel tov, Klal Yisrael, Tonight, at 8:30 p.m. EST, live from the Ohel Rivkah Hall in Passaic, Dirshu will hold its...

White House Defends Wilmore’s Use of N-Word

May 2, 2016 7:47 pm
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest defended comedian Larry Wilmore's use of the n-word and other racially-tinged epithets during the White House Correspondents' Association...

Khamenei: U.S. Is Main Enemy, “Zionist Regime” a Close Second

May 2, 2016 7:21 pm
Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei told Ramadan Abdullah that the US is seeking dominance over the region by waging wars and conflicts, Mehr News Agency reports. Khamenei...

Police Capture Today’s Yerushalayim Stabber

May 2, 2016 6:43 pm
Israeli Police have confirmed that they have arrested an 18-year-old Arab who committed today's stabbing of a 60-year-old chareidi man near Shaar Ha'arayos in Yerushalayim. The terrorist...

Watch: Ted Cruz Suggests A Spanking For 12-Year-Old Heckler

May 2, 2016 6:22 pm
La Porte, Ind. - Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, has a way of handling hecklers. When they walked onstage behind him at a New Hampshire rally,...

Starbucks Iced Coffee Contains Too Much Ice, Not Enough Coffee, Lawsuit Claims

May 2, 2016 5:41 pm
Just how important is the ice in an iced coffee? That question is now up for debate, as an Illinois woman has filed suit against...

Lawsuit Challenges TSA’s Use Of Full-Body Scanners In Airports

May 2, 2016 5:13 pm
Two groups that say fear of airport security body scanners forces some would-be fliers to risk driving instead have challenged their use by the...

‘I’m Ready Bro!’: Florida Man Charged With Plotting To Blow Up A Miami-Area Synagogue

May 2, 2016 4:44 pm
A Florida man was arrested last week for intending to use "a weapon of mass destruction" at a synagogue near Miami, according to federal...

Improvement in Condition of Rachmastrivka Rebbe

May 2, 2016 4:12 pm
The Rachmastrivka Rebbe, who was hospitalized yesterday, has experienced some improvement in his condition, doctors say. He is still connected to a respirator to...

TERROR: Chareidi Man Stabbed in Yerushalayim (Video, Photos)

May 2, 2016 3:51 pm
A 60-year-old chareidi Israeli man has been stabbed in a terror attack outside Shaar Hararayos (Lion’s Gate) of Yerushalayim’s Old City. The man was hurt...

Watch: House of Cards

May 2, 2016 3:12 pm
LG electronics and cardstacker Bryan Berg built a record-breaking house of cards on a running washing machine. Taking place in Seoul, South Korea, the attempt...

Newsweek in 1987: Trump for President?

May 2, 2016 2:31 pm
In the fall of 1987, Newsweek took a break from covering the 1988 primaries to put a 41-year-old businessman on the cover. It was one...

Hikind Upset About Citywide Efforts to Force Newly Planted Trees on Homeowners

May 2, 2016 1:11 pm
While New York City’s Parks Department continues planting more trees as part of former Mayor Mike Bloomberg’s MillionTreesNYC beautification project, Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn)...

Teenagers Deface 1,300-Year-Old Fortress on Pesach, Brag on Social Media

May 2, 2016 12:47 pm
A group of Israeli high schoolers held a so-called “paint fight” inside an ancient archaeological site over Pesach, vandalizing the stone walls of an early...

Israeli Arab Hamas Member Indicted on Terror Charges

May 2, 2016 12:12 pm
An Israeli Arab Hamas activist was indicted in a Beer Sheva courtroom today on multiple national security charges, announced the Shin Bet, Israel’s internal...

Chicago Chesed Concludes Successful Pesach Season

May 2, 2016 11:45 am
In the hectic weeks before Pesach, the Chicago Chesed Fund loads up its 44,000-square-foot warehouse with matzoh, wine, meat, fish, canned goods and so...

Post-Pesach Supermarket Scene 5776/2016

May 2, 2016 11:13 am
By Rabbi Tzvi Hirsch Haber There is much ado every year as to where one can shop immediately following Pesach, how long the restrictions apply...

Shalom Bayis Is Never Assured

May 2, 2016 10:46 am
By Rabbi Yitschak Rudomin MA Director: Jewish Professionals Institute New Series. Dedicated to my Children. Nothing in the world is ever guaranteed. We are born, but we...

Tips and Tactics for Generating Quality Shadchan Attention Part III

May 2, 2016 10:11 am
Getting the Shadchan’s Attention - Part I By Moshe Pogrow, Director, NASI Project (Third in a series) (To view Part I – Introduction, click here.) (To view Part II- Meeting the...

Aussie Businessman: I Created Bitcoin

May 2, 2016 9:43 am
One of the greatest mysteries in the history of finance and technology was allegedly solved Monday morning as an Australian businessman claimed he is...

Watch: Real-Life ‘Hungry Hungry Hippos’ Devour Watermelons Whole

May 2, 2016 9:16 am
A Japanese zoo showed off the jaw power of some real-life Hungry Hungry Hippos by demonstrating their ability to devour whole watermelons, UPI reports. The...

Watch: Trump On Hillary on Fox News Sunday: “Even Women Don’t Like Her”

May 2, 2016 8:46 am
On "Fox News Sunday" yesterday, Chris Wallace kicked off his interview with Donald Trump by asking Trump about violent protesters assaulting a supporter of his days...

Watch: Newt Gingrich Says “Trump is Unstoppable Now”

May 2, 2016 8:13 am
On Fox News' Sunday Morning Futures, Newt Gingrich spoke to Maria Bartiromo yesterday about Donald Trump and says he's unstoppable now. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Watch: Ted Cruz On Face the Nation Yesterday

May 2, 2016 7:48 am
Ted Cruz spoke yesterday with CBS' "Face the Nation" to discuss his recent vice presidential pick, his chances against opponent Donald Trump, and former House...

Watch: Bernie Sanders On Face the Nation Yesterday Makes Believe He Still Has a...

May 2, 2016 7:03 am
Democratic presidential candidate and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders sat down with CBS' "Face the Nation" yesterday to discuss what his future in the primary...

Donald Trump’s Vice Presidential Pick Is Anyone’s Guess

May 2, 2016 6:43 am
Donald Trump's victories in a series of northeastern and Mid-Atlantic states over the past two weeks coupled with his lead on the eve of...

Trump Pounces On Heidi Cruz’s ‘Immigrant’ Flub

May 2, 2016 6:10 am
Donald Trump returned to one of his favorite subjects, the Canadian birth of Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Tex., at a Sunday afternoon rally inside the city's...

ADL Condemns Donald Trump for “America First” Foreign Policy Approach

May 2, 2016 4:47 am
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is urging presidential candidate Donald Trump to reconsider his use of the phrase “America First” as a slogan describing his approach...

Hillary Clinton To NAACP Supporters: Don’t Let Obama’s Legacy Fall To Trump

May 2, 2016 3:10 am
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton took her general-election playbook against GOP hopeful Donald Trump for a test drive Sunday with one of her core...

Supreme Court Allows FBI To Hack Any Computer Anywhere With A Warrant

May 2, 2016 2:12 am
Thanks to a Supreme Court decision on Thursday, law enforcement agencies including the FBI may end up with broad powers to hack any computer,...

U.S. Cruise Makes Historic Trip to Cuba

May 2, 2016 1:13 am
An American cruise ship bound for Cuba is expected for a historic arrival on Monday, marking the first such trip in more than 50...

FBI Foils Terror Attack At Aventura Synagogue

May 1, 2016 11:46 pm
Federal agents arrested a man who, sources said, was planning to throw an explosive device into a South Florida Conservative synagogue, reports WSVN in Florida. According...