RCCS Chinese Auction Split-the-Pot Mega Prize Exceeds $328,000

In the wee hours of  Tuesday morning, with tens of thousands listening and watching via a multi-channeled simulcast, the Rofeh Cholim Cancer Society (RCCS) awarded its record-breaking...

Chareidi Zaka Volunteers Complete First Training Course For Chareidi Divers In Zaka Diving Unit

For the first time, eight Chareidi ZAKA volunteers have recently completed a two week specialist diving, rescue and recovery training course for the ZAKA...

Come Closer to Hashem: The Inaugural InReach Conference

"I was afraid I had offended Rav Shlomo Zalman Aurbach zt"l," recalls Rabbi Yitzchok Lowenbraun. "He was always smiling, and when I answered his...

Business Halacha: Collecting On An Old Loan

Question: Someone lent me money many years ago and never bothered asking for it. Must I still pay, even though many years have passed...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 26 Kislev

Rav Avraham ben Dovid, Ravad III, also known as the Baal Hasagos (1121-1198). The 3rd of three great Jews named Avraham ben...

Chanukah Gelt from BMG

You can now win Chanukah gelt from beth Medrash Govoah. Click here for more.

Expert: Iran will Produce 5 Nukes at First

Iran will be able to produce a first core for a nuclear bomb in about one year's time, according to Dr. Efraim Askolai, a...

2012 Iowa Republican Caucus Iowa: Romney 25% Paul 20% Gingrich 17%

Former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and Texas Congressman Ron Paul are leading the pack in Iowa with just two weeks to go until Caucus...

MTA Board Approves 2012 Budget: No Service Cuts Or Fare Hikes

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority board passed its spending and revenue blueprint for 2012, calling the budget "fragile." But there is some good news. MTA chief...

Levi Aron’s Lawyer Continues Pursuit of Insanity Defense, Blames “Inbreeding” in Frum Community

An attorney for murderer Levi Aron continued to push for an insanity defense today, describing his client as a diagnosed schizophrenic who suffered a...