Photos: Tzaddik of Leningrad Celebrates 70th Birthday at Moscow’s Chesed Center

July 26, 2016 12:50 am
One doesn't easily forget the great joy that was felt thirty years ago when the one who was known as "The Tzaddik from Leningrad"...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 20 Tammuz

July 26, 2016 12:15 am
Rav Nosson Nata (ben Moshe) Hanover (1683). A talmid of the Maharshal, he was the author of Yaven Hametzula and Shaarei Tzion, a popular kabalistic...

Dem Congressman: Jewish Settlers Are Like Termites

July 25, 2016 10:48 pm
A Democratic member of the House Armed Services Committee compared Jewish Israeli settlers to termites on Monday while speaking at an event sponsored by...

Clinton Tells Veterans She’s ‘Not A Newcomer’ To Foreign Policy Issues

July 25, 2016 9:22 pm
Charlotte, N.C. - Hillary Clinton on Monday sought to contrast what she would bring to the role of commander in chief with the qualifications of...

Watch: Donald Trump Jr. Interview on State of the Union

July 25, 2016 8:46 pm
Donald Trump Jr. joined Jake Tapper on State of the Union to discuss DNC e-mail leak, whether Roger Ailes will join Trump campaign, and...

New Zealand Vows To Kill Every Weasel, Rat And Feral Cat On Its Soil

July 25, 2016 8:14 pm
New Zealand is a nation that takes its birds seriously, and it's got very special ones. The country's currency is adorned with images of...

In Spanish, Kaine Promises Immigration Reform ‘In The First 100 Days’

July 25, 2016 7:47 pm
Launching a Spanish-language media tour, Sen. Timothy M. Kaine, D-Va., vowed that a Clinton administration would begin work on comprehensive immigration reform "in the...

At Least 15 People Reported Dead In Knife Attack In Japan

July 25, 2016 7:10 pm
At least 15 people have been stabbed to death at a facility for people with disabilities outside Tokyo, Japanese media reported early Tuesday, describing...

DNC Apologizes To Bernie Sanders And Supporters For ‘Inexcusable Remarks’

July 25, 2016 6:51 pm
The Democratic National Committee apologized on Monday to Bernie Sanders for “inexcusable remarks” made about him in hacked emails, the NY Post reports. “On behalf...

Watch: Litzman: “Please Don’t Get Involved in Our Education”

July 25, 2016 6:10 pm
Minister Yaakov Litzman of United Torah Judaism commented during a television interview on the Israeli government’s core curriculum. “Chareidi education is an independent education. Message...

Nintendo Stocks Plummet After People Realize it Doesn’t Make Pokemon Go

July 25, 2016 5:12 pm
Nintendo’s share price plummeted 17 percent in Tokyo trading Monday after investors apparently finally realized that - oops - the company doesn’t actually make...

Photos: Boro Park Day Camp Bus Slams Into Pole

July 25, 2016 4:49 pm
A mini bus transporting girls home from day was in an accident this afternoon in the heart of Boro Park, Brooklyn. The bus slammed into...

Watch: Sanders Supporters Boo Him for Backing Hillary

July 25, 2016 4:11 pm
Democrats faced dramatic eruptions of party discord Monday that threatened to distract from high-profile speeches meant to convey unity on the first day of...

Felder: 682 Children Died in Hot Cars

July 25, 2016 3:48 pm
“Over the last 15 years, 682 children have died in hot cars,” Brooklyn, NY, State Senator Simcha Felder tells Matzav.com. “That’s 682 too many.” Senator Felder issued his...

Watch: Obama Says Trump Does Islamic Terrorists’ Work

July 25, 2016 2:21 pm
President Barack Hussein Obama told CBS's John Dickerson that Donald Trump and Newt Gingrich are drivers of Islamic terrorism. How? Because they somehow help ISIS...

Watch: Manafort: Clinton, Kaine The Ultimate Of The Establishment

July 25, 2016 1:49 pm
Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort weighs in on 'Fox News Sunday.' WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Rabbis of Yishuvim Earn Just 8 Shekel an Hour

July 25, 2016 12:46 pm
A Knesset Interior Committee today exposed appalling data that reveals that rabbis of communities and regional councils in Israel receive a paltry salary of...

Photos: NYPD Pursues Suspect in Williamsburg

July 25, 2016 11:51 am
A man assaulted a woman in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, this morning and then took her 2-year-old child, reports, PIX 11 News. Police pursued the suspect, a 39-year-old...

Florida Shooting Not Terrorism

July 25, 2016 11:30 am
A shooting early Monday morning outside a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida, killed at least two teenagers and injured more than a dozen other...

Applications to Dallas PD Have Tripled

July 25, 2016 11:17 am
After Black Livers Matter demonstrations erupted in Dallas three weeks ago, Police Chief David Brown told protesters one way they could fix problems they...

CNN Poll: Trump Gets Big Convention Bump

July 25, 2016 10:46 am
Following the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last week, Donald Trump is seeing a significant bump in the polls, leading Hillary Clinton by 44...

Verizon Buys Yahoo for Almost $5 Billion

July 25, 2016 10:14 am
Verizon confirmed today that it had reached a deal to buy Yahoo’s land holdings and core internet operations for $4.83 billion. Yahoo was once...

Father Who Forgot Daughter In Car: ‘My Heart Is Broken Into Pieces’

July 25, 2016 9:46 am
R' Yedidya Feldman, whose daughter, Chana Rina, aged one year and four months, died on Erev Shabbos after being forgotten in a car by her father...

Proposed Knesset Bill Seeks One-for-One Prisoner Swaps; No Dead Israelis in Exchange for Live...

July 25, 2016 9:12 am
By R. Blum According to a new Israeli bill, prisoner swaps will now involve a one-to-one equation, with no more than a single terrorist released...

An Open Letter To Ramaz Students

July 25, 2016 8:45 am
Dear Ramaz Students, Last week, over 830 of you signed a petition to Ramaz dean and spiritual leader Rabbi Haskel Lookstein to protest his decision...

DNC Erects Four-Mile Eight-Foot Tall Fence Around Philly Convention Site

July 25, 2016 8:18 am
To the Democratic National Committee elites, keeping average Americans away from their convention is a good idea, while protecting the southern border from intruding...

Hikind Paves Way For Youngest District Leader Candidate In Brooklyn’s History

July 25, 2016 7:41 am
Boro Park Assemblyman Dov Hikind is handing off his current Democratic 48th Assembly District leadership position to political upstart David Schwartz, KINGS COUNTY POLITICS reports. If...

Netanyahu Calls Abbas To Offer Condolences On Brother’s Death

July 25, 2016 7:19 am
Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu called Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas to offer condolences on the death of his brother, AL MONITOR reports. Abbas' brother Omar died in Qatar...

Full Video Replay: Shiva Asar B’Tammuz Lectures

July 25, 2016 6:45 am
Torah Connections, a Flatbush-based group, offered a series of four chizuk lectures to the public yesterday, the fast day of Shiva Asar B’Tammuz, at Yeshiva of...

Schedule and Speakers at DNC 2016

July 25, 2016 6:14 am
The 2016 Democratic National Convention will feature President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Bill Clinton and Bernie Sanders as...

16 Shot, 2 Dead at Teen Party in Florida

July 25, 2016 5:44 am
A shooting at a club in Fort Myers, Florida, that killed two people and injured at least 14 more took place at a teen...

Israel’s Defense Industry Will Suffer ‘Severe Blow’ if Yerushalayim Accepts New Terms of US...

July 25, 2016 5:22 am
By Lea Speyer New stipulations attached by the Obama administration to a proposed US military aid package for Israel will result in a “severe blow”...

Watch: Bernie Sanders Interview On ABC’s “This Week” With George Stephanopoulos

July 25, 2016 4:22 am
The following is Bernie Sanders' interview on ABC's "This Week" With George Stephanopoulos. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

The New York Times Provides Cover for Those Who Support Killing Jews

July 25, 2016 3:33 am
By Stephen M. Flatow Israel’s parliament this week took action in response to an Arab Knesset member’s public support of a terrorist who murdered an...

Dunner: We Ignore Iran’s Words and Actions at Our Deathly Peril

July 25, 2016 2:32 am
By Pini Dunner This week marked the first anniversary of the Iran nuclear deal. Last year at around this time, many of us were engaged...