Video: Minnesota Yeshiva in Peril Featured On CNN

A yeshiva for boys with special learning needs in Minnesota may close if it can't find funding soon. CNN's Chris Welch visited the...

OU Leadership Meets Rick Lazio

Today, the Orthodox Union hosted former U.S. Representative Rick Lazio, who is seeking the Republican nomination for governor, at their New York headquarters. Synagogue...

Rav Lau Says He Wishes to Meet With Ahmadinejad

Former Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel and current Tel Aviv Chief Rabbi Rav Yisroel Meir Lau has asked Brazil's president to help arrange a...

Video: Women of the Wall Hold Minyan at Kosel, Confrontation Ensues, Chairs Fly

Two were arrested at the Kosel today on suspicion of throwing chairs at a group of praying women from the "Woman of the...

Greenfield Accuses Lazar of Withholding Pesach Food from Poor

The NY Post reports: Things are getting down and dirty between candidates David Greenfield and Joe Lazar in the imminent 44th District City Council...

Kosher Paper Towels Arrive

Susan Sampson of The Star-Toronto reports: Just in time for the big pre-Passover cleanup, SpongeTowels Ultra have been certified kosher. Many standard paper towels...

London Jewish Museum Reopens After Major Facelift

A museum tracing the history of Britain's 300,000-strong Jewish community is reopening after a 10 million pound ($15 million) expansion. The Jewish Museum calls...

Senator Chuck: ‘Schumer’ is Same as ‘Shomer’ – We Need to ‘Guard’ Israel”

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sharply rebuked Israel Monday over its recent decision to build new settlements in East Jerusalem. She told Israeli Prime...

UTJ and Shas Absent as Knesset Approves ‘Thin’ Civil Marriage Bill

A minimized version of the civil marriage bill passed its second and third Knesset readings today, with a majority of 56 Knesset members voting...

Orthodox Union Calls On Obama Administration To “De-Escalate” Tensions With Israel

Leaders of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America - Stephen Savitsky (President) and Rabbi Steve Weil (Exec. Vice President) issued the following...