Bennett Has a Bag of “Teffilon”

February 22, 2017 6:30 pm

The Strange Route Benjamin Netanyahu Took To Get From Singapore To Sydney

February 22, 2017 6:18 pm
For many people flying from Singapore to Sydney, the flight can take as little as seven hours or so. But not if you are...

Pence Condemns Anti-Semitic Vandalism ‘In the Strongest Terms’

February 22, 2017 5:40 pm
Vice President Mike Pence, speaking today in St. Louis, issued a stern condemnation of vandalism at a local Jewish cemetery, the Daily Beast reports....

McCain Secretly Visited Syria Last Weekend

February 22, 2017 5:15 pm
Sen. John McCain secretly traveled to northern Syria last weekend, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday. The senator’s visit was reportedly organized with...

Full Replay: Today’s White House Press Briefing With Sean Spicer

February 22, 2017 4:42 pm
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer answered questions today about the president's bathroom bill policy, sub-cabinet hiring, Obamacare repeal, President Trump backing down on...

Mayor De Blasio’s ‘Sanctuary City’ Law Let Gang Member Walk Free From Rikers

February 22, 2017 4:12 pm
An illegal immigrant gang member from El Salvador was allowed to walk free from Rikers Island under Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “Sanctuary City” law...

This NYC Bridge Is About To Be Blown To Bits

February 22, 2017 3:45 pm
The Kosciuszko Bridge is falling down. The NY Post reports that New York state plans to blow up the old Kosciuszko Bridge within the next...

Listen: Naftali Schnitzler Presents – Molei Simcha 3 – Audio Preview

February 22, 2017 3:30 pm
Naftali Schnitzler Productions presents Molei Simcha 3. This must have definitive collection includes all the recent hit songs in Jewish music, plus the soon...

Photos: Orchos Yosher Event Marks Completion of Mussar Yomi Program

February 22, 2017 3:10 pm
A large asifa was held in honor of the completion of the first cycle of a mussar yomi program organized by the Orchos Yosher...

Yungerman Stabbed in Montreal

February 22, 2017 2:44 pm
A kollel yungerman on his way home this morning, at about 12:15 a.m., was stabbed, sustaining injuries to his hands and legs. Two male suspects,...

Two-Thirds Of Americans Aren’t Using This Easy Way To Save For Retirement

February 22, 2017 2:13 pm
Less than one-third of Americans are saving money in their 401(k)s and other workplace retirement accounts, according to an analysis of tax records by...

Cuomo Warns State Agencies To Start Pumping Out Good News

February 22, 2017 1:41 pm
Gov. Cuomo’s office has warned public-relations officers at 55 state agencies to start churning out a lot more good news about the administration —...

Why Flight Attendants Prefer To Work In Economy Over First Class

February 22, 2017 1:12 pm
Everyone wants to be upgraded on a flight — except for the flight attendants, it seems, the NY Post reports. You’d think the cabin...

Watch: Finding a New Home

February 22, 2017 12:43 pm
Finding a New Home from Studio 7 Productions on Vimeo.

Rav Eliyahu Yitzchok Abba-Shaul zt”l

February 22, 2017 12:15 pm
It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Rav Eliyahu Yitzchok Abba-Shaul zt”l, rov of Kedar and head of Gush Etzion Kashrus...

Iran Threatens to Give U.S. a ‘Strong Slap in the Face’

February 22, 2017 11:14 am
A commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard threatened Wednesday to give the U.S. a “strong slap in the face” if it underestimates Iran’s military....

Watch: Joining the Family

February 22, 2017 10:42 am
“JOINING THE FAMILY” from Studio 7 Productions on Vimeo.  

Iran’s Khamenei Calls For Palestinian Intifada, Israel A ‘Cancerous Tumor’

February 22, 2017 10:15 am
Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called on the Palestinians to pursue another intifada against Israel while claiming the Israeli government is a “cancerous...

L’Chaim-To Chaim

February 22, 2017 9:53 am
A Few Short Notes to Chaim, Someone We Love By Rabbi Yisroel Shlomo Rabinowitz These letters are intended to address the widespread overuse and exaggerated admiration...

Surge Of Foreign Burials In Israel

February 22, 2017 9:14 am
Over ten thousand overseas Jews were buried in Israel over the past decade and the numbers are increasing, Haaretz reported. 4,900 of the interred...

New Trump Rules Could See Millions of Illegals Deported

February 22, 2017 8:42 am
The Trump administration has issued tough new orders for a sweeping crackdown on illegal immigrants, putting nearly all of the country’s 11 million undocumented...

Israel’s Most Common Surnames: Cohen, Levi

February 22, 2017 8:14 am
The most common family names in Eretz Yisroel are Cohen and Levi, according to the official Central Bureau of Statistics list published last night,...

Watch: Homeland Security Calls For 15k New Border Patrol, ICE Agents

February 22, 2017 7:47 am
House Rules Committee Chairman Rep. Pete Sessions (R-TX) weighs in on the new Department of Homeland Security measures to crackdown on illegal immigrants. {Matzav.com}

Not Funny: Colbert Apologizes To ISIS, Recently Unseated By Trump As ‘The Enemy Of...

February 22, 2017 7:11 am
To become the top threat to the United States, the Islamic State has engaged in years of brutality, beheadings and propaganda - manifesting an...

Malky Hirth a”h Legacy Torah Campaign

February 22, 2017 6:45 am
Malky’s Torah is a campaign that was launched by the friends  of Malky Hirth, a seven year old child who has left her mark on...

How President Trump Spent His First Month In Office, By The Numbers

February 22, 2017 5:53 am
From the moment Donald Trump was sworn in as president on the steps of the Capitol until noon Monday, precisely one month had passed....

U.S. to Fall Behind in Life Expectancy

February 22, 2017 5:18 am
A new study says South Korean women will have an average life expectancy above 90 years by 2030, while the U.S. is projected to...

Why Are European Kids Committing Fewer Crimes? They’re Too Busy On Their Phones

February 22, 2017 5:02 am
Every generation of adults loves to complain about today's unruly, good-for-nothing young people. But a group of Danish researchers says kids these days are...

Ryan Will Tour The US-Mexico Border For The First Time As Immigration Debate Heats...

February 22, 2017 4:13 am
House Speaker Paul Ryan is leading a delegation of lawmakers to the U.S.-Mexico border this week as Congress debates how to pay for President...

Senate Intelligence Committee Asks For Russia-Related Records To Be Preserved

February 22, 2017 3:19 am
The Senate Intelligence Committee is seeking to ensure that records related to Russia's alleged intervention in the 2016 U.S. elections are preserved as it...

Mystery: No Sign Of Wounds, Heart Attack On Body Of N. Korean Leader’s Slain...

February 22, 2017 2:21 am
Seoul, South Korea - The death of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half brother remains a mystery, with Malaysian officials saying Tuesday that...

Causing Damage

February 22, 2017 1:10 am
By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld In this week’s parsha, Parshas Mishpatim, the topic regarding laws of paying for damages caused to others is discussed at length. Is there...

Today’s Yahrtzeits – 26 Shevat

February 22, 2017 12:13 am
Rav Dovid Halevi Segal, author of Turei Zahav (the Taz) (1586-1667), son-in-law of the Bach. Born in Cracow. Unofficial Rabbi of Posen 1619-~1640. Headed...

Watch: Fmr. Shiloh, Israel Mayor On Jewish Center Bomb Threats

February 21, 2017 11:36 pm
Former Mayor of Shiloh, Israel David Rubin weighs in on the bomb threats made against Jewish centers and the first lady prayer backlash. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Texas Pre-School Teacher Removed From Classroom After Twitter Calls to ‘Kill Some Jews’ Come...

February 21, 2017 11:11 pm
A pre-school teacher in Texas has been suspended from the classroom pending an investigation into her encouraging social media followers to “kill some Jews,” The Algemeiner has learned. Nancy Salem, who...

Israeli Military Expert: McMaster ‘The Right Man in the Right Place’ for America, Israel

February 21, 2017 10:44 pm
General Herbert Raymond (H.R.) McMaster is “the right man in the right place” for both America and the Jewish state, an Israeli military expert told the Hebrew...

Rabbonim, Lithuanian Ambassador to U.S., Meet to Discuss Ancient Vilnius Jewish Cemetery

February 21, 2017 10:13 pm
A delegation of American Jewish leaders met last Wednesday with Lithuanian Ambassador to the US, Rolandas Kriščiūnas in an effort to forestall planned development...

Watch: Darchei Bachurim Surprise a Friend

February 21, 2017 8:46 pm
Avrumi Wolodarsky has been a talmid and an integral part of Yeshiva Darchei Torah since 2004. Because of his medical situation, he is bound...

Orthodox Union Welcomes President Trump’s Condemnation Of Anti-Semitism

February 21, 2017 7:46 pm
Today, the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America issued the following statement after President Donald Trump's remarks this morning. Moshe Bane, president of the...

Agudath Israel Lauds Plan to Overhaul and Expand Ohio’s Voucher Programs

February 21, 2017 7:16 pm
Today, Ohio State Senator Matt Huffman (R-Lima), vice chairman of the Senate Education Committee, unveiled a ground-breaking bill to improve upon Ohio's existing private...

Spicer: Trump Comments on Anti-Semitism ‘Never Good Enough’

February 21, 2017 6:45 pm
As part of a visit to the National Museum of African American History on Tuesday, President Donald Trump denounced attacks against shuls and other...

Haley: U.S. Won’t Compromise on EU Support to Please Russia

February 21, 2017 6:43 pm
Nikki Haley declared today that the U.S. will not compromise on its support for the European Union and NATO in its quest to improve...

Fox News Hires Obamacare Architect Ezekiel Emanuel

February 21, 2017 6:17 pm
Fox News announced on Tuesday that it has hired Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, an architect of the Affordable Care Act, as a paid contributor. Emanuel,...

Dozens Fired After Skipping Work To Participate In ‘A Day Without Immigrants’ Protests

February 21, 2017 5:42 pm
As numerous restaurant employees were given leave on Thursday to march in "A Day Without Immigrants" protests, others returned to their posts Friday to...

Watch: Music Orchestral Fantasy with Avrumi Berko Productions

February 21, 2017 5:14 pm
Enjoy a beautiful performance composed and arranged by Avrumi Berko and presented with utmost symphonious collaboration. Song composed and arranged by A Berko. Drums Norbet Goldberg Bass...

There’s No ‘Free’ Lunch At 40,000 Feet, Either

February 21, 2017 4:46 pm
Back in 2010, Continental Airlines was the last carrier standing, offering passengers in cattle class a free snack while rivals, desperate to cut costs,...

UPS Tries Arming Its Brown-Clad Drivers With An Octocopter Drone

February 21, 2017 4:16 pm
United Parcel Service Inc. sees a day when your latest purchase may be dropped off not by a brown-clad delivery driver, but by an...

Oorah’s Shmorg – Pick a Free Video

February 21, 2017 3:40 pm
If you could pick one to watch, which would you choose? A) A thrilling feature with all the latest crazy extreme sports B) An...

Bennett Calls for Immediate Pardon for Sgt. Azaria

February 21, 2017 3:11 pm
As reported earlier by Matzav, a military tribunal sentenced an Israeli soldier to 18 months in prison today in the killing of a Palestinian...