Breaking News: Rubashkin Judge Exposed for Being Closely Involved With Prosecutors

Breaking News: CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - New documents produced in response to a Freedom of Information Act request show that U.S. District Court Chief...

Poll: Majority Of NYers Oppose Ground Zero Mosque

The mosque controversy is broken down into numbers, with a new poll finding the majority of New Yorkers are opposed to a planned mosque...

Sholem Egert Vying for Ocean County Clerk

An Ocean County Democrat has dropped her bid for municipal office to run for county clerk this fall, a challenge the Republican acting clerk...

Prophetic Malbim Describes August 2010 Discovery

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman There is a remarkable Malbim on the book of Yonah 2:4. The Malbim discusses how Yonah was caught in a river...

Toldos Avrohom Yitzchok Rebbe’s Daughter to be Allowed to Stay in US

See earlier report here. The Israeli almana of Rav Leibish Teitelbaum Hy"d of New York, who was killed in the Mumbai terrorist attacks of 2008,...

41% of Republicans Believe Obama is Foreign-Born

On President Barack Obama's birthday, a new CNN/Opinion Research released Wednesday shows 41 percent of Republicans believe Obama was "probably" or "definitely" born in...

Avi Weiss’ Latest Disgraceful Shenanigans

See Matzav's initial report here. The following is from a report by Steve Lipman in the Jewish Week: This time, in the pitched battle...

California Ruling Against Prop. 8 Could Lead to Federal Precedent on Toeivah Marriage

A federal judge declared California's ban on toeivah marriage unconstitutional yesterday, saying that no legitimate state interest justified treating toeivah couples differently from others...

More Yesha Destruction: 5 Buildings & Shul Near Kiryat Arba

Large police and army forces arrived in Mitzpeh Avichai early this morning and destroyed six wooden structures, including a shul. Police violence was unusually...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 25 Av

Rav Moshe Hager of Antiniya (1994) Rav Yeshayahu Menachem ben Yitzchak of Cracow, the originator of the Heter Iska (1599) Today in History - 25 Av...