Netanyahu: No Apology to Turkey

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu reiterated at a Likud faction meeting today that Israel would not apologize to Turkey over the deaths of nine...

Brooklyn D.A. Hynes: I Have Never Been Deterred By Anyone, Incuding Brooklyn Botei Din

William Donohue of Spero News reports that Brooklyn D.A. Charles Hynes has responded quickly and honestly to a news release on the recent Beis...

Judge Calls Obama Health Law Unconstitutional

A federal court ruled today that a central plank of the health law violates the Constitution, dealing the biggest setback yet to the Obama...

Tefillin Sparks Bomb Scare in New Zealand

A religious Israeli tourist sparked a bomb scare on Sunday on a New Zealand ferry when he put on tefillin. Armed counter-terrorism police met...

Midwest In Deep Freeze After Powerful Storm

A powerful storm that unleashed snow and strong winds across the upper Midwest left behind dangerously cold temperatures, promising a new set of challenges...

Fire Safety Education NY Yeshivos

Two Brooklyn yeshivos, Yeshivas Rabbeinu Chaim Berlin and Lev Bais Yaakov, were recently paid a visit by the Fire Fellows, an interactive presentation on...

At Kosher Chefs’ Cook-Off, Forget Foie Gras

Michael Grynbaum of the NY Times reports: Culinary school had its frustrations for Seth Warshaw, the executive chef and owner of Etc. Steakhouse, a...

Newer MTA Turnstiles Trick Some Riders into Paying Twice

Most subway riders can quickly navigate through a revolving-door, ceiling-to-floor turnstile. It's a simple enough maneuver: Swipe the MetroCard, step straight ahead, push the...

Israel Breaks Yet Another Tourism Record

Tourism to Israel broke yet another all-time record in November, when 310,000 visitors entered the country - more than during any previous month in...

Now and Later Candies Not Kosher

Matzav.com has spoken with several kashrus agencies who confirm that Now and Later candies, all varieties, are not kosher. Because, in the past, there was...