Happy 20th Birthday, Text Message

It was 20 years ago today that the first text message was sent. It was Dec. 3, 1992, and Neil Papworth, an engineer working...

Despite Outrage of Secular Jewish Organizations, Huckabee Defends Claim That Iran Deal Will ‘March...

As reported earlier here on Matzav, presidential candidate Mike Huckabee has said the deal between six world powers and Iran regarding the Islamic Republic’s...

Videos: Massive Crowd Celebrates Yeshiva Darchei Torah’s Annual Dinner

Parents, grandparents, alumni, faculty and friends of Yeshiva Darchei Torah gathered at the Yeshiva campus in Far Rockaway on Sunday to celebrate its 44th...

Shooter Attacks FedEx Facility

Six people were sent to the hospital following a shooting at a FedEx facility in Cobb County, Georgia, early this morning. A witness...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 1 Teves

Avraham Avinu (1638 BCE) (Bava Basra 91a). Rav Yair Chaim Bachrach (1638-1702), author of Chavos Yair. Born in Leipnik in the Moravian province of...

Dow Flirts With 20,000 As Stocks Rise, Gold Falls Ahead of Fed

Global stocks advanced, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average surging toward 20,000 on speculation that the Federal Reserve's expected rate increase is a signal...

Dagim Donates Variety of Fish to Masbia Soup Kitchen for the Nine Days

The following nine days are a designated mourning period for traditional Jews. During this period it is customary not to eat meat, which was...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 18 Iyar

Lag Ba'omer, yahrtzeit of Rav Shimon bar Yochai, author of the Holy Zohar, and a disciple of Rabbi Akiva. After Rabbi Akiva...

The Day After: Was it the Smartest Question to Ask the President?

By Kol Haolam Donald Trump misunderstood Trux's question yesterday, but it’s easy to see why he did. The accusation has been around since his election...