Orthodox Woman Appointed To District Court

For nine years, Judge Karen Friedman has served her city on the bench of the Orphan's Court. On Friday afternoon, the calling got bigger,...

Poll: Israel 8th Happiest Country, Ahead of U.S.

Israel tied for 8th place with Australia, Switzerland, and Canada in a Gallup World Poll survey of 155 countries that measures well-being. Quantifying happiness isn't...

Experts: Internet Set to Run Out of Addresses in Less than a Year

By Asher Moses In less than a year, the world will run out of internet addresses and inaction by internet providers could lead to broken...

It’s Tu B’Av – Put the Girls in the Freezer

By Elisha Ferber, Matzav.com We've heard it over and over again: there are too many girls in the parsha of shidduchim, and too few boys...

One Standard Of Justice?

By Nathan Lewin A front-page story in The New York Times of July 10 reported that federal immigration authorities in the Obama administration have adopted...

Obama To Voters: Things Could Be Worse

President Barack Obama is trying to convince the American people not to change course in mid stream -- or in this case, at mid-term....

The Meaning of Tu B’Av

By Rav Yisrael Meir Lau Six events occurred on Tu B'Av, the 15th of Av, making it a festive day in the Jewish calendar. The...

Yigal Amir Appeals for a Minyan After 15 Years in Solitary

Yigal Amir, convicted assassin of Prime Minister Yitzchak Rabin, has appealed to be allowed to daven with a minyan after 15 years in solitary...

Opposition to Rabbi Shapira’s Arrest for Writing “Torat Hamelech”

The Religious Zionist movement has issued a blanket condemnation of the arrest of Rabbi Yitzhak Shapira over the book he authored. Dozens of rabbis,...

Tri Again

By CJ Srullowitz What will you be doing on Sunday, August 7, 2011? I'll tell you what I won't be doing; I won't be participating in...