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Virulent Flu Strain Raging In Israel: 3 Children In Serious Condition

There is currently a virulent strain of flu spreading in Israel and according to the Health Ministry, there is an all-time high number of cases. Many people have been hospitalized due to flu complications, mainly pneumonia, including adults and children. Three children are hospitalized in serious condition, including a six-month-old baby, who is being treated […]

DRAMATIC FOOTAGE: Watch Heroic Israeli Cop Chase And Shoot Terrorist Dead

In the wake of Thursday morning’s shooting attack near Ma’ale Adumim, police have released footage captured by a dashcam, showing the intense confrontation between officers and terrorists. The video shows an officer chasing after and firing at one of the three Palestinian terrorists responsible for the attack on the Route 1 highway, just a few […]

Russian Opposition Figure Kara-Murza Urges Russians Not To Despair After Navalny’s Death

From behind bars in Siberia, prominent opposition figure Vladimir Kara-Murza on Thursday urged Russians not to give up after the death of Alexei Navalny and alleged there is a state-backed hit squad taking out opponents of President Vladimir Putin, according to a video posted on a social media channel. A British-Russian citizen, Kara-Murza is serving […]

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Embracing the Final Days of Shovavim: A Last Opportunity for Spiritual Renewal

As the sacred period of Shovavim draws to a close, our community stands at a pivotal juncture, presented with a final opportunity to engage in profound spiritual renewal. This period, deeply rooted in mystical traditions, offers a unique chance for personal and communal teshuvah (repentance), tefillah (prayer), and tzedakah (charity), leading us towards a briah […]

WHO WILL IT BE? Trump Reveals His VP Shortlist: Here’s Who Is On It

At a Fox News town hall event in South Carolina, former President Donald Trump revealed a diverse list of potential running mates for the 2024 Republican presidential nomination. The list, unveiled during the event hosted by Laura Ingraham on “The Ingraham Angle” program, includes Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, Senator Tim Scott of South Carolina, biotech […]

Israel Intercepts An Apparent Houthi Attack Near The Port City Of Eilat

Israel intercepted what appeared to be an attack launched by Yemen’s Houthi rebels on Thursday near the port city of Eilat, as the group escalates its assaults over Israel’s war against Hamas in the Gaza Strip, authorities said. Sirens sounded early Thursday morning over Eilat, followed by videos posted online of what appeared to be […]

Iran Begins First Election Campaign Since Protests Rocked The Country In 2022

Candidates for Iran’s parliament began campaigning Thursday in the country’s first election since the bloody crackdown on the 2022 nationwide protests that followed the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini in police custody. State television said 15,200 candidates will compete for a four-year term in the 290-seat chamber that hardliners have controlled for two decades. That […]

A Pesach of a Lifetime at the Ramada Jerusalem

Considering Pesach in Jerusalem? The Ramada Jerusalem is the perfect place where you can experience the city’s ancient spiritual traditions while relaxing in contemporary comfort.  Guests have the option to participate in the communal Seder or to lead their own. Either way, all can look forward to the Ramada’s acclaimed gourmet cuisine. Fine dining at […]

Massive Cellular Outages From Verizon, AT&T, And Other Providers Leave Customers Stranded

A number of Americans are dealing with cellular outages on AT&T, Cricket Wireless, Verizon, T-Mobile and other service providers, according to data from Downdetector. AT&T had more than 64,000 outages this morning, in locations including Houston, Atlanta and Chicago. The outages began at approximately 3:30 a.m. ET. The carrier has more than 240 million subscribers, […]

Leaked Hacking Documents Offer Rare Look Into Chinese Spying

Chinese police are investigating an unauthorized and highly unusual online dump of documents from a private security contractor linked to the nation’s top policing agency and other parts of its government — a trove that catalogs apparent hacking activity and tools to spy on both Chinese and foreigners. Among the apparent targets of tools provided […]

Man Accused Of Kidnapping A 9-year-old Girl From A New York Park Pleads Guilty

A man accused of kidnapping a 9-year-old girl from a state park in upstate New York pleaded guilty to two felony counts and faces 47 years to life in prison. Craig N. Ross Jr. pleaded guilty Wednesday under a plea deal to first-degree kidnapping and predatory assault of a child, according to the Saratoga County […]

H’YD: Ma’ale Adumim Terror Attack Victim Identified As Matan Elmaliah, 26

The victim of the terror attack that took place in Ma’ale Adumim early Thursday morning was identified as Matan Elmaliah, H’yd. Elmaliah, 26, z’l, was a resident of Ma’ale Adumim. He left behind his parents, a brother, and two sisters. Eleven people were wounded in the attack, two seriously. One of them is a 23-year-old […]

From the Daf – Is It Possible to Fulfill All 613 Mitzvos?

by Chaim Weber Of course, we aren’t able to fulfill many of the 613 mitzvos nowadays. We don’t have a beis hamikdash. We don’t have the Sanhedrin.  But in theory, is there an opportunity for one person to fulfill all 613 mitzvos? At first glance, it seems impossible, as many mitzvos can only be performed […]

The Handicapped Parking Placard and Extending its Use

by Rabbi Yair Hoffman QUESTION:  Recently, while playing basketball, I tore my Achilles Heel tendon.  The recovery time, I am told is six months.  The doctor gave me a form for handicapped parking which is valid for three years.  I am wondering if I could still use the handicapped parking sign after the six month […]

TERROR IN ISRAEL: 1 Dead, 8 Injured In Shooting Attack On Highway 1 Near Maaleh Adumim; 3 Terrorists Eliminated

One person was murdered and at least eight people were wounded, two critically, in a terror shooting attack on the Route 1 highway between Jerusalem and Maaleh Adumim, Thursday morning. Police authorities have stated that three Palestinian terrorists were “neutralized” at the scene of the attack, which occurred near the az-Za’ayyem checkpoint. According to initial […]

Investigators Fault Pittsburgh for Poor Inspection, Maintenance of Bridge That Collapsed

The city of Pittsburgh did not adequately maintain or repair a bridge and failed to act on inspection reports, leading to the corrosion of the structure’s steel legs and its collapse into a ravine, federal investigators said Wednesday. The city-owned Forbes Avenue bridge fell down on Jan. 28, 2022, plunging a bus and four cars […]