MK Moses: Don’t Ban My Shtreimel

Arutz Shevah reports that Knesset Member Reb Menachem Eliezer Moses, chairman of Yahadus HaTorah, has found that an animal welfare bill supported by the...

NYC Crowned Road Ragin’est City in America

New Yorkers are known for their impatience, but nowhere is their aggression more prevalent than on the road.  The city's reputation of having the...

“Priority 7” Voucher Funding Restored to NYC Budget

According to Mayor Michael Bloomberg's office, the city's new budget, agreed to today, now includes the restoration of full funding for Priority 7 after-school...

Kosher Restaurants Use Aggressive Marketing to Survive

A number of kosher restaurants have closed in the past few months, most as a direct result of the ongoing recession. "Owners can't just...

Judge To Decide Who’s In Charge Of NYS Senate

A New York judge may finally settle a weeklong power struggle in the state Senate. State Supreme Court Justice Thomas McNamara is scheduled to...

Hamas Foils Plot to Assassinate Carter in Gaza

Hamas has foiled an attempt by Palestinian militants to attack former president Jimmy Carter during his visit to the Gaza Strip, a Palestinian source...

Mossad Chief: Iran Will Have Nuclear Bomb by 2014

Mossad Chief Meir Dagan warned אםגשט that Iran was capable of developing and launching its first nuclear weapon by 2014. "Launching a bomb these...

Limited Recount Possible in Iran’s Disputed Vote

Iran's Islamic leadership is prepared to conduct a limited recount of disputed presidential elections, a spokesman said today, drawing the ruling clerics deeper into...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 24 Sivan

-Rav Moshe ben Shlomo HaKohen, a German Tosefist (1198) -Rav Yisrael Chaim Friedman of Rachov, the Likutei Maharyach, a commentary on the Shulchan Aruch, Orach...

Bloomberg and NYC Council Agree on Budget

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and the City Council reached an agreement today on the budget for next fiscal year, raising the city sales tax and...