Israeli Scientists Turn Rush-Hour Traffic Into Electricity

An Israeli company has developed a method of generating electricity from road traffic, and Israeli may look to implement the system on the nation's...

N.J. Launches Two-Week Crackdown on Tailgating on Parkway and Turnpike

New Jersey State troopers plan to start targeting tailgaters on the New Jersey Turnpike and Garden State Parkway. The two-week crackdown begins tomorrow and...

Photos, Video: Bar Mitzvah of Grandson of Chacham Ovadiah Yosef

Last night, the bar mitzvah of a grandson of Chacham Ovadiah Yosef, head of the Shas party's Moetzet Chachmei Hatorah, was held. The...

Audio: Rav Mintz On Parshas Bereishis

Each week, Rav Chaim Mintz, Mashgiach of the Yeshiva of Staten Island and founder and head of Oorah Kiruv Rechokim, offers, via telephone,...

‘Guardian’ Omits Israeli Nobel Winners

The Guardian was forced to amend an article on past Nobel Peace Prize winners on its Web site last week after it omitted the...

YU Experts To Offer Program On Annual Giving To Local Day Schools

Yeshiva University's Institute for University-School Partnership will hold its fifth program on school affordability in the Far Rockaway/Five Towns community with a workshop on...

‘You lie!’ Worth $2.7M For Wilson

The words "you lie!" earned Joe Wilson a resolution of disapproval on the House floor last month. But the outburst has certainly had its...

DC Hospital Jewish Chaplain Who Comforted Family After Holocaust Museum Shooting Fired For Comments

A hospital chaplain who comforted the family of a security guard killed at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum has been fired for speaking and...

‘Balloon Boy’ Barfs, Gets Sick Twice during TV Interviews

The father of the 6-year-old boy who was thought to be in a helium balloon that floated away said today that accusations that the...

Rav Elyashiv Returns Home for Shabbos

The posek hador, Rav Yosef Shalom Elyashiv, was released earlier this afternoon from Shaare Tzedek Medical Center in Yerushalayim after having been hospitalized earlier...