יתומים היינו: מרן פוסק הדור הגאון הגדול רבי יוסף שלום אלישיב זצ”ל – Torah...

It is with tremendous shock and sadness that we report the petirah of the posek hador, Maran Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv zt"l, at the age...

‘Forever Prisoner’ Freed From Gitmo

Fawzi al Odah, known as the "forever prisoner," has been freed from the U.S. military prison at Guantanamo Bay and sent to Kuwait. ...

Knesset Coalition Talks Sputter As Parties Clamor For Top Posts

Negotiations for the formation of a new governing coalition got off to a shaky start this week, with Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu's prospective partners...

Former First Lady Laura Bush to Give Keynote Address at Upcoming Yeshiva Beth Yehudah...

Former First Lady Laura Bush will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming annual Yeshiva Beth Yehudah dinner at the downtown Detroit Marriott Hotel. The...

All The Theories About What’s Happening To The Diplomats In Cuba

It's a mystery out of a John le Carre novel: For the past several months, U.S. diplomats in Cuba have suffered unexplainable symptoms, from...

Recession Officially Over, U.S. Incomes Kept Falling

In a grim sign of the enduring nature of the economic slump, household income declined more in the two years after the recession ended...

Rav Ovadiah Yosef Bequeaths to Youngest Son

Rav Ovadia Yosef zt"l bequeathed most of his earthly possessions to his youngest son, Rav Moshe Yosef, in a letter submitted to his attorney...

Romney, Columnists Plot Third Candidate

A band of exasperated Republicans - including 2012 presidential nominee Mitt Romney, a handful of veteran consultants and members of the conservative intelligentsia -...

Russia Softens Assad Stance

A Russian foreign ministry spokeswoman softened the country’s stance on Syria on Tuesday, saying that “the fate of the president of the country should...

Israel Says Google’s ‘Palestine’ Page Harms Peace Hopes

A senior Israeli official accused Google on Monday of setting back Middle East peace hopes by putting the name "Palestine" under the banner of...