American Airlines Hit With Record $24.2 Million Fine

Federal officials have hit American Airlines with a record penalty of $24.2 million over maintenance lapses that caused thousands of canceled flights in 2008. The...

HHS Uses Cold Weather to Push Obamacare

A snow day is the right time to concentrate on health insurance, the Obama administration says. Particularly if you're young and healthy. On Friday...

Rav Avrohom Yitzchok Bloch zt”l, On His 70th Yahrtzeit, Today, 20 Tammuz – 70...

Rav Avrohom Yitzchok Bloch, who lived from 1891 to 1941, was the rov and rosh yeshiva of the Telz Yeshiva in Lithuania, and one...

Obama Admininstration Was Warned on Health Site

This past March, a report by consulting firm McKinsey & Company requested by the Department of Health and Human Services reported that the enactment...

Obama’s Jewish Personal Chef To Hang Up Apron After 6 Years

In addition to being the personal in-house chef for President Obama, his wife and daughters, Sam Kass was also the senior adviser for nutrition,...

Oval Office Rug Gets History Wrong

Jamie Stiehm reports in the Washington Post: A mistake has been made in the Oval Office makeover that goes beyond the beige.  President Obama's...

Obama Warns: Window for Diplomacy in Iran Is ‘Shrinking’

President Barack Obama is warning Iran that the window for dealing with its nuclear program through diplomatic channels is "shrinking." Obama says he still prefers...

Obama Calls Trump After Twitter Complaint About ‘Roadblocks’

President Barack Obama phoned his successor, Donald Trump, after the Republican accused Obama of hobbling the transition to his administration in a tweet that...

Rav Chaim Kanievsky is Mevaker Choleh at Beilinson

In a most unusual occurrence, and with little fanfare, Maran Rav Chaim Kanievsky last Wednesday night paid a bikur cholim visit to his close...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 4 Teves

Rav Moshe Zev of Bialystock, author of Maros Hatzovos and Agudas Aizov (1729). He was the founder  of Gemilas Chassadim Beis Medrash, Bialystock's most...