IS THIS GUY DRUNK? Corey Johnson Says New York City Has ‘Too Many Parking...

July 18, 2019 8:15 pm
City Council Speaker Corey Johnson may have just slammed the parking brake on his mayoral bid. Johnson fumed to WNYC’s “The Brian Lehrer Show” on...

Trump Says US Shot Down Iranian Drone

July 18, 2019 7:45 pm
President Trump on Thursday said a U.S. Navy vessel shot down an Iranian drone in a "defensive action" in the Strait of Hormuz. Trump said...

Man Suffered Stroke Due to Stress of Supporting Large Family

July 17, 2019 8:00 am
A Ramat Shlomo family made the news today, after father of 15 Asher Lichtenstein reportedly suffered a stroke as a result of immense financial...

Career IDF Soldier Arrested For Selling Weapons To Arabs

July 18, 2019 7:15 pm
The Military Prosecution will file indictments against a career soldier and a soldier for removing weapons from the military and arms trading authorities and...

Trump Says He Disagrees With ‘Send Her Back’ Chant

July 18, 2019 6:45 pm
President Trump on Thursday said he disagrees with the “send her back” chant that rang throughout his North Carolina rally when he attacked Rep....

Netanyahu To Decide If US Reps. Omar, Tlaib Can Enter West Bank

July 18, 2019 6:15 pm
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will have to decide whether US Congresswomen Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar can enter Israel and the West Bank...

Here’s What We Know About The Russian Company Behind FaceApp

July 18, 2019 5:45 pm
FaceApp was having a viral moment with its AI-backed photo-editing technology, which transformed celebrities and friends into decades-older versions of themselves, until its vague...

GOLDEN STATE LOSER: Steve Kerr says GOP ‘Sold Its Soul’ To Trump, Calls On...

July 18, 2019 5:15 pm
Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said the GOP “has sold its soul” to President Trump and called on Democrats to make things...

Stream Of Venezualan Jews Making Aliyah As Crisis Grows

July 18, 2019 4:45 pm
Two families who fled from Venezuela landed at Ben-Gurion on Wednesday amidst hundreds of olim from other countries. They received clandestine assistance to leave...

Dem Rep. Brad Sherman Compares Facebook Cryptocurrency to Al Qaeda on 9/11

July 18, 2019 4:15 pm
Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project got a second day of withering criticism on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, with one California congressman saying its potential dangers...

A McDonald’s Job, A Jewish Man’s Beard And A Religious Discrimination Lawsuit

July 18, 2019 3:45 pm
The owner of several McDonald’s franchised stores in Florida finds itself the defendant in a religious discrimination lawsuit by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission...

Starbucks Ends the Star-K Kosher Information Program

July 18, 2019 3:15 pm
The following advisory has been posted to the Star-K website:   Please be advised that Starbucks corporation has decided to end the expanded STAR-K kosher information...

Trump Lauds ‘Great People’ Who Chanted ‘Send Her Back’ at Ilhan Omar

July 18, 2019 2:46 pm
Donald Trump has showered praise upon the crowd who launched into a “Send her back!” chant directed towards Rep. Ilhan Omar during the president's...

Popcorn

July 18, 2019 1:45 pm
By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz Bolok, the king of Tzipor, saw what the approaching nation of Israel had done to its enemies and those who stood...

Schumer Calls For Investigation Into FaceApp Over Security Concerns And Russia Ties

July 18, 2019 1:15 pm
Warning of national security and privacy risks for millions of Americans, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., urged the FBI and the Federal Trade...

Parents of US Girl Killed in 2001 Yerushalayim Bombing Call for Congressional Investigation Into...

July 18, 2019 12:15 pm
The parents of an American victim of a devastating Palestinian suicide bombing in Jerusalem in 2001 are calling on the US Congress to investigate...

Ahead of 25th Anniversary of Buenos Aires Jewish Center Bombing, Netanyahu Urges Europe to...

July 18, 2019 11:45 am
At a meeting in Jerusalem on Wednesday with a group of visiting French parliamentarians, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called for the blacklisting of...

Rand Paul Blocks Senate From Approving 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund

July 18, 2019 10:49 am
Sen. Rand Paul on Wednesday blocked an attempt by Democrats to pass an extension of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand tried...

Congressman Says Rise In Lyme Disease Is Due To Secret Tick Experiment; Scientist Says...

July 18, 2019 10:15 am
Ticks are swarming, carrying myriad diseases such as Lyme and Rocky Mountain spotted fever and making people ill. And, as one congressman believes, these...

Special Ed- The Field That’s Tried and True

July 18, 2019 10:00 am
Shani is a passionate special educator who positively impacts the lives of many Lakewood  children. As a teenager, she worked with children with special...

FaceApp Raises Privacy Concerns; Democratic Leaders Tell Campaigns To Delete

July 18, 2019 9:49 am
The Democratic National Committee on Wednesday warned presidential campaigns against using the viral face-transforming app FaceApp, citing the software's Russian developers. It urged campaign...

Israel Busts Hamas Money-Laundering Operation

July 18, 2019 8:45 am
Israeli security forces arrested three Palestinian Authority residents on Tuesday night as part of a crackdown against a Hamas scheme used to transfer funds...

Greenblatt: Israel Is The Victim In The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

July 18, 2019 8:15 am
In an interview with Judy Woodruff for “PBS NewsHour,” U.S. Special Representative for International Negotiations Jason Greenblatt wasn’t to blame for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict,...

Report: Netanyahu Expresses Reservations About Possible West Bank-Gaza Passage

July 18, 2019 7:42 am
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has expressed reservations about a $5 billion proposal for a highway and railway between the West Bank and Gaza...

Watch: Korean Tourists Visiting  A Must See Destination! (via Dovid Cohen)

July 18, 2019 7:15 am
Bochurim learning in the Mir yeshiva in Yerushalayim were surprised to be visited yesterday by Korean tourists who came to see one of the...

SEND HER BACK: Crowd Chants As Trump Criticizes Omar At Rally

July 18, 2019 6:45 am
President Donald Trump held a campaign rally Wednesday night during which the crowd responded to his attacks on a Somali-born Muslim congresswoman with chants...

Survey: 93 Percent Of Tourists To Israel In 2018 Had A ‘Good To Excellent’...

July 18, 2019 4:15 am
A whopping 93% of tourists who visited Israel in 2018 rated their experience as “good to excellent,” according to the annual Israel Tourism Ministry...

Torah Lishma

July 18, 2019 1:35 am
By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The gemara in Nazir, daf chof gimmel, amud bais and Sanhedrin, daf kuf heh, amud bais and in Horiyus, daf yud gimel, amud bais quotes Rav Yehuda in the name of Rav that one should...

Torah Lishmah

July 18, 2019 1:15 am
By Rabbi Berach Steinfeld The gemara in Nazir, daf chof gimmel, amud bais and Sanhedrin, daf kuf heh, amud bais and in Horiyus, daf yud...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 15 Tammuz

July 18, 2019 12:07 am
Rav Chaim ben Atar, the Ohr HaChaim Hakadosh, (1696-1743). Born into a well-respected family in Sali, Morocco, Rav Chaim spent his early years learning...

Syria, Iran Seek Plan To Deal With Israeli Airstrikes

July 17, 2019 10:45 pm
Syrian President Bashar Assad met on Tuesday in Damascus with an unnamed senior Iranian official to discuss ways to deal with Israeli airstrikes in...

Boeing To Set Aside $50M For Victims’ Families

July 17, 2019 10:15 pm
Boeing announced Wednesday that it will set aside $50 million for financial assistance for families affected by a pair of fatal Boeing 737 Max...

Governor Cuomo Signs Legislation To Raise Smoking Age To 21 Statewide

July 17, 2019 9:45 pm
Governor Cuomo has signed a bill into law, raising the age to purchase tobacco products to 21. "New York is taking aggressive action to stamp...

WHO Declares Ebola In Congo To Be Emergency Of ‘International Concern’

July 17, 2019 9:15 pm
The World Health Organization took the rare step of classifying an ongoing Ebola outbreak in eastern Congo a "public health emergency of international concern"...

Trump Slams Impeachment Vote As ‘Most Ridiculous Project’ After House Tables Measure

July 17, 2019 8:45 pm
President Trump on Wednesday declared a House vote to table articles of impeachment against him should be the "end of it," calling it "the...

Hannity: Dems Would Still Hate Trump If He Cured Cancer

July 17, 2019 8:15 pm
House Democrats vote to condemn Trump's tweets about for freshman congresswomen. WATCH:

Moetzes Ends Siyum App

July 17, 2019 8:12 pm
The following statement was released by Agudas Yisroel of America: Leaders of Agudath Israel of America were recently contacted by a number of Roshei Yeshiva,...

House Votes To Hold Trump Cabinet Members Barr, Ross In Contempt

July 17, 2019 7:15 pm
The House voted to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt on Wednesday, escalating a battle between the...

House Votes To Kill Impeachment Effort Against Trump

July 17, 2019 6:53 pm
The House on Wednesday voted 332-95 to kill the first articles of impeachment brought forward under the new Democratic majority, showing off a deep...

In Humiliating Blow, Egypt Prevents Hamas Leader From Leaving Gaza

July 17, 2019 6:15 pm
Egypt is preventing Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh from setting out on a fundraising trip to several countries, chief among them Iran, Gaza media reported...

Gingrich: Trump Doesn’t Play Tic-Tac-Toe, He Plays Chess

July 17, 2019 5:45 pm
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich says President Trump believes that if the Democrats embrace the radical wing of their party Republicans will...

Portugal Okays 10,000 Requests For Citizenship By Sephardic Jews

July 17, 2019 5:15 pm
Portugal has approved about a third of approximately 33,000 applications for citizenship under its 2015 law for descendants of Sephardic Jews, according to official...

Pakistan Arrests Accused Mastermind of 2008 Mumbai Attacks

July 17, 2019 4:10 pm
Pakistan authorities on Wednesday arrested Hafiz Saeed, the alleged mastermind of a four-day militant attack on the Indian city of Mumbai in 2008, on...

DESPICABLE: Omar To Introduce Pro-BDS Resolution In House

July 17, 2019 3:35 pm
U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar said that she plans to introduce a resolution this week in support of the anti-Israel BDS movement, reported Al-Monitor on...

House To Vote To Hold Barr, Ross In Contempt Over 2020 Census Citizenship Question

July 17, 2019 2:54 pm
The House is set to vote Wednesday to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt for failing to...

Israeli Military Said to Be Making Significant Progress in Shoring Up Gaza Border Defenses

July 17, 2019 2:15 pm
The IDF is making significant progress in its efforts to shore up defenses along the Gaza border, including an underground barrier, an above-ground fence...

Photo, Videos: Fire Destroys Home On Forshay Road in Monsey

July 17, 2019 2:04 pm
A fire completely burned a home on Forshay Road in Monsey, New York, this afternoon. Firefighters were called at 12:30 PM to 46 Forshay Road...