Tehillim and Learning for Rav Shlomo Brevda

Yidden are asked to recite Tehillim and learn Torah for Rav Shlomo Brevda, who recent underwent a surgical operation and is in need of...

OU Leaders Meet With Texas Governor

Under the auspices of the Orthodox Union's Institute for Public Affairs, Orthodox community leaders in the Lone Star State met late last week with...

Business Halacha: Refund for Faulty Kashrus?

Question: I bought food from a store and, after eating from it, a kashrus alert was sent out declaring it non-kosher. Am I entitled...

Rabbi Zwiebel: Attendance at Upcoming Agudah Dinner is Vital

This Sunday, May 9, well upward of a thousand Jews are expected to converge on the New York Hilton in Manhattan for an annual...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 21 Iyar

-Rav Yitzchak Eizik Segal, author of Raza Meihemna (1783). -Rav Yaakov Yosef Hakohen Rabinowitz (1873-1902). The son of the Chessed L'Avraham of Radomsk, who in...

Yerushalayim Girl Sets Fire in Shul to Get Back at Chareidim

A 15-year-old Yerushalayim girl has been arrested on suspicion that she lit a fire next to the aron kodesh of a shul in Yerushalayim...

Reb Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin Back in Solitary, Hasn’t Eaten in Days

The state trial of former Agriprocessors vice president Reb Sholom Mordechai Rubashkin will move forward, a judge said, despite concerns from defense attorneys about...

Oorah Laptop Drawing Winner #5 Shmuel Strasser

Today, 12 completely free laptops will be handed out to 12 lucky winners - every hour, on the hour - starting at 11:00 AM...

Man Held in Times Square Car Bomb Attack to Appear In Court

A Pakistan-born U.S. citizen accused of driving a bomb-laden SUV into Times Square and parking it on a street lined with restaurants and Broadway...

Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 20 Iyar

-Rav Mordechai ("Mottel") of Chernobyl (1770-1838). Successor to his father, Rav Nachum, the Meor Einayim, he became the son-in-law of Rav Aharon the Great...