Shas chairman Aryeh Deri remained loyal to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu despite pressure from Likud members to support another candidate for prime minister prior to the dissolution of the previous Knesset, a Channel 12 News report said on Monday.
An Iranian oil tanker blacklisted and pursued by the U.S. turned off its tracking beacon off the coast of Syria, leading to renewed speculation Tuesday that its oil will end up there, despite earlier assurances it wouldn’t.
In a moving scene by the Kosel last week, an English-speaking Holocaust survivor told his story, surrounded by a group of American yeshiva bochurim from Camp Yaaleh Yerushalayim.
Rabbi Shmuel Beller, 92, grew up in the Polish town of Oświęcim which later became the most notorious concentration camp associated with the Holocaust – Auschwitz.
Border police making a routine traffic stop arrested a 40-year-old Shomron resident after finding weapons and ammunition in his vehicle, including 15 long weapons, thousands of rounds of bullets, silencers and scopes.
Congressional Republicans are waiting for the White House to chart a path forward on gun violence legislation, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Tuesday, effectively putting the burden on President Donald Trump to decide the GOP’s legislative response to the spate of mass shootings that included another deadly attack in Texas over the weekend.
According to the Central Bureau of Statistics, approximately 304,600 tourist entries were recorded in August 2019, 9% more than August 2018 and 20% more than August 2017.
In the period January – August 2019, 2.892 million tourist entries were recorded, as opposed to 2.634 million in the same period last year, an increase of 10%.
The last of four young men who authorities say planned to use homemade explosives against an upstate New York Muslim community has been sentenced to seven years in prison.
Twenty-year-old Vincent Vetromile appeared Tuesday in Monroe County Court.
As the U.S. tries a new way to protect shipping across the Persian Gulf amid tensions with Iran, it finds itself sailing into uncertain waters.
For decades, the U.S.
Every so often the public requires gentle reminders about important aspects of halacha. One such area concerns respecting the laws of the United States of America.
Chazak were well aware of the obligation to observe Dina dmalchusa and it was quantified in both the gemorah as well as shulchan aruch.
Police on Monday launched an investigation into an attack involving an animal’s head being hurled at a home in the Ramat Sharret neighborhood of Jerusalem.
The investigation led to the expeditious arrest of a 30-year-old Jerusalem resident, who is now facing charges of blackmail, extortion and conspiracy to commit a crime.
Last Monday night, the Rockaway Nassau Safety Patrol (RNSP) was joined by some of its partners and friends from around the community to express heartfelt gratitude to the patrol volunteers and to celebrate their numerous achievements at the RNSP Members Appreciation BBQ.
ATLANTA, Georgia — A police officer is out of a job and her friend faces felony charges after the officer let her friend borrow her badge and gun to get free snacks from QuikTrip, police said.
“Aish HaTorah is…the greatest institution for teshuva in the world. Rav Yitzchak Berkovits is [the] most fitting person to guide this institution,” exclaimed Rav Yaakov Hillel Shlit”a, Rosh Yeshiva of Ahavat Shalom, to dignitaries and Rabbanim from around the world gathered for the historic Inauguration of Rav Berkovits, Shlit’a as Rosh HaYeshiva of Aish HaTorah.
In the accompanying video, one can see a video that was aired on Hezbollah’s al-Manar television, in which they are showing an attack on the IDF’s Avivim base along Israel’s border with Lebanon, firing Kornet rockets.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday defended his decision to stay at one of President Donald Trump’s properties while in Ireland in the face of criticism by Democrats and good government groups that he’s enriching Trump at taxpayers’ expense.
In a bizarre attack in Israel on Tuesday morning, a handcuffed prisoner partially bit off a finger of a policewoman who was escorting him. The policewoman was transported to a hospital and the attacker was transferred to police for questioning regarding the attack.
The United States and China on Sunday put in place their latest tariff increases on each other’s goods, potentially raising prices Americans pay for some clothes, shoes, sporting goods and other consumer items before the holiday shopping season.
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YWN NOTE: There are still approximately 20 girls without a high school to go to in Lakewood, and an unknown number of children still not accepted in primary.