Supreme Court Postpones Hearing On Trump’s Travel Ban

September 25, 2017 8:35 pm
The Supreme Court has postponed for now a hearing on President Donald Trump's power to ban immigrants from certain countries while it considers whether...

Sessions To Declare Free Speech ‘Under Attack’ On Campus

September 25, 2017 8:00 pm
Attorney General Jeff Sessions plans to declare freedom of speech is “under attack” at American colleges and universities, during an address Tuesday taking aim...

This Yom Kippur, Her Tears Will Flow

September 24, 2017 10:40 am
-Communicated- Devorah Sofer was living every mother’s worst nightmare: Her child was hinging between life, and death. Yaakov’s heart defect meant that he was in...

Venezuela Spurns Travel Ban, Calls U.S. `Rights Violator’

September 25, 2017 7:00 pm
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza decried the U.S. travel ban on its officials and their families, saying the measure is the latest attempt by...

Brutal Murder of French Jewish Pensioner Sarah Halimi Motivated by ‘Antisemitism,’ Paris Public Prosecutor...

September 25, 2017 6:30 pm
French Jews have cautiously welcomed the decision of the Paris public prosecutors’ office to recognize the murder of Sarah Halimi – a Jewish pensioner...

Watch: Protest In Sports: A Brief History

September 25, 2017 6:00 pm
A brief history of protesting in pro sports from the 1906 Olympics to Colin Kaepernick. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

NFL Sunday Ratings Fall After Trump’s Call For Boycott Of Games

September 25, 2017 5:30 pm
NFL ratings declined on Sunday, though it was unclear whether the drop was related to President Donald Trump's call for fans to boycott the...

Pilots With Terrorist Ties Are Still Licensed to Fly in U.S.

September 25, 2017 4:15 pm
People with terrorist ties are still licensed to fly in the U.S. despite the fact that the Federal Aviation Administration was warned about it...

Holocaust Denier In Belgium Ordered To Visit Concentration Camps And Write About Them

September 25, 2017 3:45 pm
A court in Brussels has ordered a former Belgian lawmaker to visit five Nazi concentration camps and write about his experiences as punishment for...

We Can Definitely Stop Calling It A ‘Muslim Ban’

September 25, 2017 3:15 pm
When President Donald Trump came into office, one of the first things he did was issue a temporary ban on travelers from seven Muslim-majority...

Abe Calls Snap Election In Japan, Readies $18 Billion Package

September 25, 2017 2:45 pm
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he'll dissolve the lower house of parliament on Sept. 28 for a general election as he announced an...

Florida Governor’s Office Deleted Critical Emails Related To Post-Hurricane Nursing Home Deaths

September 25, 2017 2:15 pm
As Florida continues to pick up the pieces in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma, more confusion builds around the 11 heat-related deaths at a...

Trump Praises Fans Who Booed NFL Players Taking A Knee

September 25, 2017 1:30 pm
President Donald Trump on Monday praised football fans who booed NFL players taking a knee during the national anthem on Sunday, as he continued...

Kurds In Iraq Vote In Historic Referendum For Independence

September 25, 2017 1:00 pm
Kurds packed polling station across northern Iraq on Monday in a historic referendum on independence despite vigorous opposition from the country's central government as...

Anthony Weiner Sentenced To 21 Months In Federal Prison

September 25, 2017 12:30 pm
Disgraced former U.S. representative Anthony Weiner, whose exchange of illicit messages  wound up playing a critical role in the 2016 presidential election, was sentenced...

North Korea: Trump’s Comment’s ‘A Declaration Of War’

September 25, 2017 12:00 pm
North Korea's foreign minister on Monday asserted that the pariah state has the right to defend itself by shooting down U.S. planes, even if...

Trump To Dine With Donors In New York On Tuesday

September 25, 2017 11:15 am
President Donald Trump will meet with major GOP donors for a private dinner on Tuesday in New York as part of a fundraising effort...

Watch: Swamp Watch: Technology Giants

September 25, 2017 10:45 am
Apple, Google, Amazon and Facebook are, in some ways, more powerful than our federal government. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Kalman Yeger Proposes Purchasing Lots to Build Brand New Parks in Boro Park &...

September 25, 2017 10:15 am
Kalman Yeger, the Democratic and Conservative parties’ candidate for City Council, has committed to not only continuing to allocate funds for our neighborhood parks...

Trump Predicts Republicans Will ‘Eventually’ Win On Health Care But Says His Primary Focus...

September 25, 2017 9:45 am
President Donald Trump on Sunday left open the possibility that the latest Republican effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act might not...

Watch: A Kapparos Chicken Lost Amongst Others

September 25, 2017 9:15 am
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Tonight in FLATBUSH! Ohr Naava Avinu Malkeinu Event

September 25, 2017 9:00 am
12 Years! 13 Cities! 9 Speakers!   Avinu Malkeinu, A Night of Awakening, is Ohr Naava’s crowning achievement. What an AMAZING Kiddush Hashem it is to see thousands...

Report: Obama Tried to Warn Zuckerberg About Fake News on Facebook

September 25, 2017 8:45 am
Two months before President Donald Trump's inauguration, then-President Barack Obama personally warned Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg that fake news about the 2016 presidential...

Reb Simcha Nadborny z”l

September 25, 2017 8:15 am
It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing of Reb Simcha Nadborny z”l. R. Simcha z”l was from Ostrov (Mazowieck) Poland. He was a...

Email Shows Mahwah Mayor Cited Lakewood in Recommending No Knock Ordinance; Recommended it Despite...

September 25, 2017 7:45 am
Bill Laforet the Mayor of the Mahwah Township in New Jersey, wrote to two council members in July that "it is worth noting an...

White House Expands Travel Ban, Restricting Visitors From Eight Countries

September 25, 2017 7:15 am
The Trump administration announced new restrictions Sunday on visitors from eight countries - an expansion of the pre-existing travel ban that has spurred fierce...

North Korea Keeps Up Military Threats Against U.S. After Trump’s Ridicule

September 25, 2017 6:45 am
Tension between the United States and North Korea remained high Sunday as Pyongyang released propaganda videos showing U.S. planes and an aircraft carrier under...

Watch: Eric Shawn Reports: Is Pres. Trump Right On NFL Protests?

September 25, 2017 5:30 am
Controversy over the president's demands grow. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

US Drone Strikes Kill 17 Islamic State Fighters In Libya, Military Says

September 25, 2017 3:32 am
The U.S.military launched six drone strikes against Islamic State positions in Libya on Friday, months after militants were driven from safe havens there. Officials announced...

Trump Said To Be Getting Tax Plan Targeting 20% Corporate Rate

September 25, 2017 2:45 am
Republican tax negotiators are targeting a corporate tax rate of 20 percent, according to two people familiar with the matter. That would be higher...

A Message for the New Year from the Kalever Rebbe

September 25, 2017 1:25 am
To my precious and holy Jewish family, Yes, every Jew is my family, for we are truly one family, beloved children of our holy Father...

Tesla Drops The Cheapest Model S

September 24, 2017 11:45 pm
Tesla is dropping the cheapest version of the Model S sedan from its line-up. It also happens to be the only rear-wheel drive version...

Watch: Media Payback For Spicer

September 24, 2017 11:15 pm
Ex-spokesman mocked after Emmy joke. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Pelosi Defends Teaming Up With Trump On DACA Deal

September 24, 2017 10:45 pm
House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi on Sunday defended her efforts to work with President Trump to protect young illegal immigrants, saying she’ll “trust” him...

UC Berkeley Student Group Cancels ‘Free Speech Week’ Event

September 24, 2017 9:45 pm
UC Berkeley spokesman Dan Mogulof said Saturday that the Berkeley Patriot student organization told university administrators that a four-day “Free Speech Week” event scheduled...

Top Palestinian Negotiator, Saeb Erekat, Awaits Lung Transplant In US

September 24, 2017 9:15 pm
Former Palestinian chief negotiator, Saeb Erekat, said Sunday he is awaiting a lung transplant in the United States, after several years of battling pulmonary...

Tropical Storm Lee Could Near Hurricane Strength By Next Week

September 24, 2017 8:45 pm
The National Hurricane Center said Saturday that Tropical Storm Lee is inching slowly north and northwest over the Atlantic Ocean and could near hurricane...

Rav Shymon Gitelis zt”l

September 24, 2017 8:07 pm
It is with great sadness that Matzav.com reports the passing today of Rav Shymon Gitelis zt”l. He was 103 years old. Reb Shymon, son of...

Valerie Plame Resigns From Ploughshares Fund After Tweeting Anti-Semitic Article

September 24, 2017 7:45 pm
Former CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson on Sunday announced that she has resigned from Ploughshares Fund after she tweeted an article that argued American...

Report: Kushner Used Private Email For White House Work

September 24, 2017 7:15 pm
President Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner has used a private email account to communicate with other officials in the administration about White House...

Rabbinical Advocates As Mediators

September 24, 2017 6:45 pm
In the teeth of opposition from professional circles, the Knesset Legislative Committee authorized rabbinical advocat/es, people qualified to serve as lawyers in botei din,...

Watch: Trump Tries To Sack NFL, NBA

September 24, 2017 6:15 pm
Athletes, executives hit back at president. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

Gunman Opens Fire At Nashville Church, Killing At Least One

September 24, 2017 5:45 pm
A gunman wearing a ski mask opened fire at a church near Nashville on Sunday, killing at least one person and wounding six others. The...

Record High Temps As Central Park Hits 90 Degrees

September 24, 2017 5:15 pm
The first weekend of fall feels more like summer across the tri-state, with some areas setting record highs on Sunday. Central Park recorded a high...

Misaskim’s 23rd International Tehillim Asifa this Tuesday @1PM EDT

September 24, 2017 4:45 pm
Wherever you are at 1pm this coming Tuesday, STOP! Stop and say Tehillim, together with tens of thousands of tinokos shel beis rabban around the...

Watch: Chaim Blumenfeld – MBD Yomim Noraim Medley

September 24, 2017 4:15 pm
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Mnuchin: NFL Players ‘Can Do Free Speech On Their Own Time’

September 24, 2017 3:45 pm
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin on Sunday defended President Trump's attacks on NFL players who kneel during the national anthem, saying members of the league...

Watch: Make The Call

September 24, 2017 3:15 pm
Rabbi Yoel Gold shares a powerful story about courage, humility and forgiveness, that will change your Yom Kippur. When Nancy Baida and Harry...

Merkel Wins Fourth Term As German Chancellor

September 24, 2017 2:30 pm
German chancellor Angela Merkel was elected to an historic fourth term in office on Sunday, according to exit polls. BBC News reports that Merkel’s center-right...

NFL Players Kneel During National Anthem Following Further Trump Tweets

September 24, 2017 2:00 pm
NFL game day dawned Sunday with a display of unity by the Baltimore Ravens' and Jacksonville Jaguars' players and coaches, who locked arms on...