Rabbi Lerner Will Not Return As Executive Vice President of Young Israel

The National Council of Young Israel (NCYI) today announced that Rabbi Pesach Lerner has decided not to return from his six-month working sabbatical to...

Pining For Popularity

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Motzoei Shabbos was one of the loneliest times of the year. As the decorations were peeled off and...

Apple Denies NSA Claims

After a report in Der Spiegel that uncovered an NSA program called DROPOJEEP that allowed the agency to retrieve data from iPhones, Apple says...

Israel Tells UN: Hizbullah Set Up Observation Posts under Guise of Environmental NGO

Hizbullah has set up a network of observation posts along the Israel-Lebanon border under the guise of a civilian organization called Green Without Borders,...

Photos of Pesach Seder Setup of Rav Zalman Leib Teitelbaum in Williamsburg

Seen in the photos below are a new matzah tash, produced for the rebbe by Mefoar with special Swarovski stones. PHOTOS by JDN: ...

Rebbetzin Yehudis Travis a”h

We regret to inform you of the petirah of Mrs. Yehudis Travis A"H, who was niftar at Kimball Hospital in Lakewood, NJ, a short...

GOP To Draft Resolution Designed To Oust Rangel

Congressional Republicans are again demanding that Congressman Charles Rangel step down as chairman of the House tax writing committee, saying his ethics problems make...

IDF Considers Personal Fire Extinguishing Spray

The IDF is considering introducing a special, environmentally friendly fire extinguishing spray for each soldier, the IDF journal BaMachaneh reported. According to the report, the...

Sen. Joe Lieberman to Publish Book About Shabbos

Senator Joseph Lieberman is working on a book about Shabbos. Simon & Schuster's Howard Books division, working together with OU Press, will publish in August...

Armed Citizen Kills Shooter at Oklahoma City Restaurant

An armed citizen gunned down a shooter at an Oklahoma City restaurant on Thursday, killing him, police said. "A man walked into the Louie's restaurant...