Obama Says He’ll Speak Freely Once Presidency Ends

September 30, 2016 5:09 pm
Many U.S. presidents, upon leaving office, try to fade from the national spotlight and live the rest of their lives as private citizens. President Barack...

Debate Commission Admits: Trump Had Audio Issues During First Debate

September 30, 2016 4:43 pm
Charlie Spiering reports for BREITBART that the commission on presidential debates now admits there were problems with Donald Trump’s audio during his first presidential debate...

He Has Given So Much For Am Yisrael… Before Rosh Hashana, Let’s Give...

September 30, 2016 8:00 am
-Communicated- When 19-year-old David A. made it into the elite Paratroopers Brigade of the IDF a few months ago, he could never have imagined...

​LAST CHANCE THIS YEAR TO Send (4 Free) Your Names to B​e​rditchev Through Yad...

September 29, 2016 5:00 pm
-Communicated- When you can, you should. Before Yom Hadin you can ENTER THE SPECIAL TEFILLAH BY THE “SANEGOR” Reb Levy Yitzchak of Berditchev IN BERDITCHEV ON EREV ROSH...

Identical Twins With Downs Syndrome…. And So Much More

September 28, 2016 2:00 pm
-Communicated- Rabbi G. and his wife Batya (of Beit Shemesh) are givers. They’ve both been working hard for many years in order to support...

Terror: Police Officer Stabbed in Yerushalayim

September 30, 2016 4:07 pm
An Israeli police officer has been hurt in stabbing attack this evening, several hours after Shabbos commenced. The terror attack took place at the Qalandiya checkpoint...

Electronic Payments Are Finally Speeding Up

September 30, 2016 3:41 pm
People who need to send cash to friends or relatives to, say, split the monthly bills or pay each other back after a night...

Middle Schooler Accused Of Stealing 65-Cent Carton Of Milk To Face Trial

September 30, 2016 3:08 pm
All Ryan Turk wanted was his carton of milk. The Virginia teenager says he had forgotten to grab the drink the first time through the...

Sept. 11 Widow Sues Saudi Arabia Following Congress Override

September 30, 2016 2:43 pm
A woman widowed when her husband was killed at the Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001 sued the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia just two days...

U.S. Signed Secret Document to Lift UN Sanctions on Iranian Banks

September 30, 2016 2:12 pm
The Obama administration agreed to back the lifting of UN sanctions on two Iranian state banks blacklisted for financing Iran's ballistic-missile program on the...

This Teenager Was Walking For Hours To Work – Until A Police Stop Changed...

September 30, 2016 2:12 pm
As its name might suggest, Industrial Way is not known for being pedestrian-friendly. The road in the Northern California city of Benicia is lined with...

Watch: Netanyahu and Abbas Shake Hands at Peres Levayah

September 30, 2016 1:03 pm
At former Israeli Prime Minister Shimon Peres' levayah this morning, as world leaders gathered at Yerushalayim's Har Herzl cemetery to pay their respects, Israeli...

Watch: Lev Tahor Cult Now Living In Tents

September 30, 2016 12:55 pm

Agudath Israel Welcomes Nevada Supreme Court Decision Upholding Constitutionality of Scholarship Accounts, Calls upon...

September 30, 2016 12:21 pm
While yesterday's Nevada Supreme Court decision striking down the state's Education Savings Account program was disappointing to the approximately 8000 scholarship applicants, it offered...

Watch: Gorka: Is Obama an Islamic Theologian?

September 30, 2016 11:13 am
'Defeating Jihad' author Dr. Sebastian Gorka reacts to the president's remarks on terrorism. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Watch: Rav Chaim Kanievsky Reads Kvitlach and Gives Brachos to Sponsors of Project Rishum

September 30, 2016 10:45 am
A Kofer Nefesh campaign for P'eylim / Lev L'Achim in Eretz Yisroel is currently underway. Rav Chaim Kanievsky, despite his tight learning schedule, agreed...

Watch: Obama Gets Schooled On Islam By Bill O’Reilly

September 30, 2016 10:15 am
Obama still refuses to address radical Islam as what it is, namely, a dangerous ideology. Bill O'Reilly goes in hard on Obama on the...

Watch: Asifa at BMG Regarding Smartphones

September 30, 2016 9:42 am
On Wednesday night, an asifa was held at Beth Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, regarding the spiritual dangers of Smartphones and similar technological devices....

Scandal: NY Times ‘Stealth Edits’ Peres Obituary Post-Publication

September 30, 2016 8:46 am
By Ira Stoll The New York Times obituary of Israeli politician Shimon Peres is the latest venue for the newspaper to put its anti-Israel bias and sloppy editing...

Watch: Speeches By Clinton, Netanyahu and Obama at Levayah of Shimon Peres

September 30, 2016 8:10 am
The following are speeches delivered this morning at the levayah of Shimon Peres by Bill Clinton, Binyomin Netanyahu and Barack Obama this morning. BILL CLINTON: BINYOMIN...

Israeli Officials: Chareidim are Easy Prey for Frauds

September 30, 2016 8:08 am
Due to many instances where chareidim invested large sums in fraudulent schemes and lost everything, the Israel Securities Authority is seeking to increase awareness...

Arab Terrorist Lives Minutes From Israeli Victim’s Daughter

September 30, 2016 7:44 am
Meirav Osher, daughter of Avi Osher, who was murdered by a machete wielding terrorist in 1991, spoke to Arutz Sheva of how the terrorist...

102,500 Bnei Torah in Israeli Yeshivos

September 30, 2016 7:12 am
As Rosh Hashanah approaches, the Torah world in Eretz Yisroel is rejoicing over the burgeoning olam hayeshivos, which is comprised of 34,944 bochurim and...

USA Today: Trump “Unfit for the Presidency”

September 30, 2016 6:49 am
USA Today hasn’t taken sides in a presidential contest in its 34-year history but decided to publish an editorial imploring people not to vote...

Report: Jeb Might Vote for Johnson

September 30, 2016 6:15 am
Jeb Bush reportedly repeatedly suggested voting for Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson during a private luncheon on Wednesday. He had previously said he'd consider...

Father of American Killed in Tel Aviv: Palestinians’ Use of American Funding to Reward...

September 30, 2016 5:16 am
By BB Portnoy The father of an American tourist who was murdered by a Palestinian terrorist in a Tel Aviv stabbing attack earlier this year...

Audio: Rav Shurkin: Are the Shevarim Straight or Tu-U-Tus?

September 30, 2016 4:52 am
The following shiur was delivered at Bais Medrash Kol Yehuda-Brook HillAshkenaz Shul in Lakewood, NJ, and is posted exclusively here on Matzav.com. The shiur was given...

Rav Moshe Twersky zt”l On Nitzavim and Rosh Hashanah

September 30, 2016 4:06 am
By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman Shemiras Ha’Bris   "מי יעלה לנו השמימה" (ל:יב) The Baal Ha’Turim brings that the rashei teivos of these four words is milah, and...

Congress May Rewrite Saudi 9/11 Law

September 30, 2016 3:41 am
House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell are prepared to rewrite legislation which would allow victims of the 9/11 attacks to...

Hadlokas Neiros, Erev Shabbos Parshas Nitzavim 5776

September 30, 2016 3:13 am
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Audio: The Halachos of Rosh Hashanah

September 30, 2016 2:46 am
The following shiur was delivered by Rav Chaim Weg. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. {Matzav.com}

Video: Rav Stulberger On Parshas Nitzavim

September 30, 2016 2:14 am
Each week, Rav Avrohom Stulberger, rosh yeshiva of Valley Torah High School in Los Angeles, shares a 3-4 minute message relating to the...

WATCH LIVE ON MATZAV, 9 AM IDT: Levayah of Shimon Peres in Yerushalayim

September 30, 2016 2:00 am
The levayah of the former Israeli President Shimon Peres is being held this morning, Erev Shabbos, at Har Herzl national cemetery in Yerushalayim. World leaders including US President Barack...

Video: The Shmuz On Parshas Nitzavim

September 30, 2016 1:47 am
Rav Bentzion Shafier has impacted thousands of people with his talks and lectures, and especially with his innovative "Shmuz," a mussar shmuess that...

Video: Harry Rothenberg On Parshas Nitzavim

September 30, 2016 1:10 am
Attorney Harry Rothenberg offers a five-minute thought on the parsha disseminated by Partners in Torah and Project Inspire. Matzav.com presents his weekly devar Torah here. Click...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 27 Elul

September 30, 2016 12:08 am
Rav Moshe Segal of Lvov, known as Rosh Hagolah Umanhig Hamedinah (1719). Rav Yitzchak Chiyus, Rav in Skolya (1726). Author of of the Mishnah commentary,...

Rabbi Gordimer On Parshas Nitzavim

September 29, 2016 11:16 pm
By Rabbi Avrohom Gordimer Parshas Nitzavim presents Moshe Rabbeinu’s powerful and dramatic exhortation to B’nei Yisroel to hold fast to the Covenant of Hashem, with promises...

Marking Time: Moments of Our Lives

September 29, 2016 10:28 pm
By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran Just as the ticking of the seconds become minutes which become hours and which become days, the days become weeks, become months...

Chevron Arab Picks Wrong Victim

September 29, 2016 9:46 pm
On a recent Shabbos morning, a Chevron Arab began cursing a group of Jews returning home from Shacharis at Meoras Hamachpeilah. The Palestinian chose his...

Google Launches 1 Hour Delivery In NYC

September 29, 2016 9:16 pm
FOX5NY reports that Google Express, Google's answer to Amazon Prime, hit the East Coast Wednesday with a same-day delivery service that lets you order from...

Kashrus Concerns with Unfiltered Honey?

September 29, 2016 8:14 pm
Q. I have seen OU honey that is advertised as “unfiltered.” How can that be permitted? If the honey was not filtered, wouldn’t that...

Los Angeles Welcomes New Kollel, Netzach Yisroel

September 29, 2016 7:47 pm
With the start of chodesh Elul, yeshivos and kollelim resumed their sedarim of learning. As the year of learning began, a new kollel opened in...

Rosh Hashana 5777 – The Beginning of a New 19-Year Cycle

September 29, 2016 7:12 pm
By Rabbi Dovid Heber This Sunday night when Rosh Hashanah 5777 begins, it will not only be the beginning of a new year but will...

Agudas Yisroel Reissues Kapparos Kol Korei

September 29, 2016 6:45 pm
Reissuing a Rabbinic statement, or kol korei, that was first published nine years ago and that remains relevant today, Agudath Israel of America is...

Greenfield Introducing Legislation to Track Location of Garbage Trucks Throughout NYC

September 29, 2016 6:18 pm
Brooklyn, NY - Councilman David G. Greenfield is introducing legislation that will ease traffic congestion on our crowded streets by allowing drivers to see...

Presidential Debates Won’t Conflict with Yom Tov

September 29, 2016 5:46 pm
A number of readers have written in to Matzav, wondering about the upcoming presidential debates and how the busy Yom Tov schedule might affect...

Tomorrow: Even Habochen’s Simanim for Rosh Hashanah

September 29, 2016 5:30 pm
Packages to be Available at New Location on One Day Only The preparations for Rosh Hashanah are underway. Amongst the many culinary arrangements for the...

Now the iPhone 7 is Exploding

September 29, 2016 5:13 pm
The world’s leading smartphone makers just can’t stop copying each other. But now, things have gone way too far, reports By Z. Epstein for BGR. So what’s the...