Obama: BP Will Pay for “Worst Environmental Disaster America Has Ever Faced”

President Barack Obama used his first Oval Office address to the nation yesterday to say 90 percent of the oil gushing into the Gulf...

IDF Proposal Would Lower Age of Army Exemption for Chareidim to 24

The Israel Defense Forces recently proposed a new model for the implementation of the Tal Law, which the army says will allow it to...

East Ramapo Approves $196 Million School Budget

Residents of the East Ramapo school district approved a $196 million 2010-2011 budget proposal Tuesday, bringing to rest a tumultuous campaign season that stressed...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 4 Tammuz

Rav Yaakov ben Meir (Rabbeinu Tam). The most famous of Rav Meir ben Shmuel's sons, one of Rashi's grandsons. He studied under his father...

Scientists: Oil Leaking Up to 2.52 Million Gallons Daily

Scientists provided a new estimate for the amount of oil gushing from the ruptured well in the Gulf of Mexico today that indicates it...

Kars4kids Applauds NY State Car-Donation Investigation

NY State Attorney General filed a lawsuit seeking to shut down Feed the Hungry and announced an industry-wide investigation of car-donation charities. "Kars4Kids applauds the...

Frum Man Held at Gunpoint in Woodbury

A 30-year-old Chassidishe man, who was talking along Seven Springs Road in the Town of Woodbury, NY, late Friday night, was held up by three...

50 Properties in Kiryas Yoel to Lose Tax Exempt Status

A shopping center, a five-story office building and dozens of other Kiryas Yoel properties could lose at least part of their property-tax exemptions as...

High Court to Ashkenazi Parents: Send your Daughters to Immanuel School or Go to...

In a dramatic and shocking ruling today, the Israeli High Court of Justice demanded that Ashkenazi parents who have refused to let their daughters...

A Special Graduation Ceremony – Another Success from Sulam

Among the many graduation ceremonies taking place in every available auditorium during this season, one especially moving ceremony stood out. What made the ceremony...