New Kollel Launching in Toronto This Elul

August 28, 2016 1:49 pm
The Toronto community will welcome a new full-time kollel this Elul. Toronto has a long history of successful Kollelim and mekomos haTorah. In 1970, the Toronto Community Kollel,...

Watch: Rav David Yosef On Chinuch (English)

August 28, 2016 1:25 pm
The Chazaq organization hosted Rav David Yosef, son of Rav Ovadia Yosef zt"l, last Tuesday at the Beth Gavriel Center in Forest Hills, Queens. Watch...

Mrs. Esther Leah Reich a”h

August 28, 2016 12:51 pm
It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Mrs. Esther Leah Reich a”h, the matriarch of the noted Reich family of...

Watch: Is Obamacare To Blame For EpiPen Price Hike?

August 28, 2016 12:20 pm
Former HHS Deputy Secretary Tevi Troy, a frum Jew, weighs in on whether Obamacare is to be blamed for the EpiPen price surge. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

California: Virtual Autopsy Bill Signed into Law

August 28, 2016 11:48 am
Legislation authored by Assembly member Richard Bloom (D-Santa Monica) that would allow autopsies to be performed utilizing digital imaging technology has been signed into...

Former Defense Minister Binyamin ‘Fuad’ Ben-Eliezer Dies at Age 80

August 28, 2016 11:18 am
Former Israeli defense minister and Knesset member Binyamin “Fuad” Ben-Eliezer has died this afternoon at the age of 80. Ben-Eliezer was being treated at Ichilov Hospital...

Kosher Grape Juice Maintains Strong Sales, Kedem Retains Leadership

August 28, 2016 10:46 am
It is no secret that shelf stable grape juice is in decline nationally, as is orange juice, largely due to the infusion of so...

Watch: Panel Weighs in On Trump Counter-Punch Against Clinton’s Racism Accusations

August 28, 2016 10:13 am
Reaction to the Republican nominee's new attack ads on 'Hannity.' WATCH: {Matzav.com}

IDF Investigation Refutes 2014 Newsweek Cover Story, Finds Palestinian Family Members Likely Killed by...

August 28, 2016 9:17 am
By BB Portnoy The tragic story of what happened to the Siyam family in Gaza during Israel’s Operation Protective Edge two years ago has turned...

New Report Shows Palestinians — and World Media — Lied About IDF Actions During...

August 28, 2016 8:09 am
By Elder of Ziyon During the Gaza war in 2014, the world media reported that Israel bombed the Gaza power plant multiple times. For example,...

Report: Israel Breaks Own Record; More Goods, Trucks Entering Gaza Than Ever Before

August 28, 2016 7:47 am
By R. Blum A record was broken this year, with more deliveries entering Gaza from Israel than ever before, the Hebrew news site Walla reports. According...

Polish Soccer Fans Set Fire to ‘Jewish’ Effigies, Unfurl Anti-Semitic Banner Calling for Burning...

August 28, 2016 7:12 am
By Lea Speyer A group of Polish soccer hooligans put on a horrifying display of antisemitism last Friday, setting fire to “Jewish” effigies and parading...

WhatsApp Will Share Your Phone Number With Facebook

August 28, 2016 6:16 am
You might choose not to share your account information under WhatsApp’s latest policy change for relevant ads on Facebook, but that does not mean...

Netanyahu on Anniversary of Chevron Massacre: Gone Are Days of Jewish Defenselessness in Face...

August 28, 2016 5:25 am
Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu made a defiant statement to mark the somber anniversary of the 1929 Chevron Massacre. On his Facebook page on Thursday, he wrote (in Hebrew): This week 87 years...

Nazi Gold Train Search Turns Up Nothing

August 28, 2016 4:31 am
The search for infamous “Nazi gold train” rumored to be buried beneath mountains in Poland has ended in failure, according to reports. A treasure-filled train...

N. Korea Threatens to Fire at U.S. Troops’ Equipment

August 28, 2016 3:21 am
The North Korean People's Army has threatened to attack lighting equipment used by South Korean and American troops in the Demilitarized Zone dividing the...

Watch: Trump Ad Bashes Hillary on KKK Racial Comments

August 28, 2016 2:22 am
This is the Trump response to Hillary Clinton's TV commercial attack associating him with the Ku Klux Klan racism group. In the commercial, footage is...

Listen: The Liska Rebbe Shares Personal Recollections of Satmar Rov zt”l Upon His Yahrtzeit

August 28, 2016 1:17 am
In honor of the upcoming 37th yahrtzeit of the Satmar Rov zt"l, the Liska Rebbe shared personal recollections and vintage anecdotes. LISTEN: {Matzav.com}

Today’s Yahrtzeit and History – 24 Av

August 28, 2016 12:07 am
Rav Aharon of Terbeli, author of Machneh Aharon (1741). Rav Ephraim Zalman Margulies, Rav of Brod, author of Mateh Ephraim, Beis Ephraim, Olelos Ephraim, Shaarei Ephraim...

FBI Raids Home of Former Official Over SAT Leak

August 27, 2016 11:12 pm
Federal agents raided the Maryland home of a former employee of the College Board on Friday over a massive leak of SAT questions. Manuel...

Clinton Gets First National Intelligence Briefing As Democratic Presidential Nominee

August 27, 2016 10:41 pm
Today, Hillary Clinton received her first national intelligence briefing since becoming the Democratic presidential nominee, during a session that an aide said lasted about...

Black Mother Pushing Stroller Killed in Chicago

August 27, 2016 10:19 pm
Nykea Aldridge, cousin of NBA star Dwyane Wade, was gunned down Friday while pushing a baby stroller on Chicago’s South Side. Police say 32-year-old...

Obama Administration Proposes Visa Rule For Immigrant Entrepreneurs

August 27, 2016 9:48 pm
The Obama administration on Friday proposed immigration rules that would allow foreign-born entrepreneurs to remain in the United States for up to five years...

Terror Attack Foiled Near Meoras Hamachpeilah

August 27, 2016 9:17 pm
An 18-year-old potential Palestinian terrorist from Chevron was arrested today for planning to carry out a stabbing at the Meoras Hamachpeilah in Chevron. The terrorist is a cousin of a different terrorist...

GOP Chooses Primary Over Convention in 2017

August 27, 2016 8:52 pm
Virginia Republicans will pick their 2017 nominees for governor and other statewide offices in a primary instead of a convention, the party decided Saturday...

The Cartoons Mike Pence Drew While In Law School

August 26, 2016 6:19 pm
Long before he was trying to draw crowds along the campaign trail for the White House, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence was trying to draw...

Cancer Researchers: It’s Time To Pay More Attention To ‘Miracle’ Patients

August 26, 2016 5:48 pm
Call it a medical miracle or whatever you want. During clinical trials for experimental cancer drugs, some patients simply respond better than others. And...

FDA: All Blood Centers Must Screen for Zika

August 26, 2016 5:17 pm
The Food and Drug Administration announced Friday that it would require all U.S. blood centers to screen for Zika. The new policy is meant...

Video, Photos: Rav Shmuel Kamenetsky Visits Rav Yitzchok Grodzensky and Rav Bentzion Kook

August 26, 2016 4:46 pm
Rav Shmuel Kamenetzky, Rosh Yeshiva of Yeshiva of Philadelphia, who is currently in Eretz Yisroel for his grandson's wedding, visited Rav Bentzion Hakohen Kook, head...

ADL Wrongly Condemns Legitimate Concerns About Khizr Khan as Baseless “Anti-Muslim Extremism”

August 26, 2016 4:18 pm
By the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) Sadly, instead of focusing its energies on where they are most needed – namely, combating anti-Semitism - the...

Watch: Unsuspecting Barber Gives Mike Pence a Haircut

August 26, 2016 3:48 pm
GOP vice presidential candidate Mike Pence stopped for a haircut at a Pennsylvania barbershop this week between campaign stops. The unsuspecting barber cut Pence's hair...

Israel: Saudi and Persian Gulf States Share Our Concerns about Iran Hegemony

August 26, 2016 3:19 pm
Israel and the Gulf states share the exact same perception of Iran's desire for regional hegemony, Foreign Ministry Director-General Dore Gold said Thursday. Gold said...

Court Rules in Favor of Yeshiva Na’os Yaakov

August 26, 2016 2:44 pm
Yesterday, a federal court issued a final order determining that prohibiting Storzer & Associates’ client, Yeshiva Gedola Na’os Yaakov, from operating its religious boarding...

A Levayah is Not a Joke

August 26, 2016 2:19 pm
By The Misaskim Board אל תחטאו בילד There is a story going around about using a levayah for a color war break out in Camp ________ this...

Bugs and Plants in Baltimore Streams ‘Addicted to Meth’

August 26, 2016 12:48 pm
Methamphetamine has seeped into Baltimore’s waterways and begun to affect wildlife, a new study shows. The study, published by Environmental Science and Technology, found...

CNN Cancels Show Because Host Questioned Hillary’s Health

August 26, 2016 11:44 am
Dr. Drew Pinsky's six-year-old HLN show, called "Dr. Drew On Call" has been canceled by CNN, effective Sept. 22. In a statement, CNN executive vice...

Judge Orders State Dept. to Release Deleted Benghazi Emails

August 26, 2016 10:44 am
In response to a request by a conservative watchdog group, a judge has ordered the State Department to find any emails between Hillary Clinton...

Photos: Police Investigating Anti-Semitic Graffiti at Lakewood Playground

August 26, 2016 10:11 am
Lakewood, NJ - The Lakewood Police Department is investigating anti-Semitic graffiti at a playground. Several swastikas and the phrase “Hail Hitler” (sic) were spray-painted at the...

FOUND! Two Bochurim Missing in Bear Mountain Recovered Safe and Sound (Updated)

August 26, 2016 8:06 am
 Thursday, 11:30 p.m. ET: A search is being conducted for two campers from Camp Stolin in Ulster County who got lost yesterday during a trip...

Hikind Vows to Address Ticket Issued to Chaveirim Volunteer on Palisades Parkway

August 26, 2016 7:47 am
In response to a controversial ticket issued to a Chaveirim volunteer for fixing a Hatzolah member’s flat tire on the Palisades Interstate Parkway Wednesday,...