Foolish Kings

By Yochanan Gordon The most fascinating aspect of what is currently unfolding in the Arab nations is that the mightiest despots of the Arab nations...

Saudi Arabia Comes to the Rescue Amidst Oil Shortage

Oil surged to 2-1/2-year highs near $120 a barrel today as the revolt in Libya choked exports, then eased as Saudi Arabia assured European...

How To Understand Yeshivish

The following article appears in The Forward: Browsing on the Internet while working on last week's column, which had to do with a blessing...

Gaddafi: Barakeh Obama is Friend

Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi considers the US president a blessing to the Muslim world. In a speech published in London-based al-Hayat newspaper on Saturday,...

Commuters Trapped In Lincoln Tunnel For Hours After Crash

A motorcycle and two NJ Transit buses and a jitney were involved in an accident inside the inbound Lincoln Tunnel at around 7:30 a.m....

Toyota Recalls 2.17 Million Vehicles in US

Toyota Motor Corp. recalled 2.17 million vehicles in the United States on Thursday to address accelerator pedals that could become entrapped in floor mats...

Grab the Opportunity

By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Yerushalayim exerts a magical hold on the Jewish heart and soul. The subject of Jewish yearning for 2,000 years, the Holy...

Agudath Israel of America Reacts to Obama Administration Reversal on DOMA

Agudath Israel of America has taken strong exception to the Obama Administration's decision to no longer defend the constitutionality of the federal Defense of...

Moisha’s Gets Community Board Support After Stormy Meeting

In a packed, tension-filled meeting of Community Board 12 Tuesday night, Moisha Binik emerged with unanimous support for plans to expand his Moisha's Discount...

Gedolim Comment On Middle East Upheaval: Rav Chaim Kanievsky is Asked if it’s Gog...

Gedolei Torah have commented on the upheaval that is spreading through the Middle East, stating that the events are a clear proof on ikvesa...