A federal prosecutor said he plans to ask for at least a year in prison for California Rep. Duncan Hunter pleaded guilty Tuesday to misusing $150,000 in campaign funds for his own personal expenses.
Following the announcement last week about a newly discovered Beis Din ledger from Bergen-Belsen documenting the heterim granted to agunim and agunos after the Holocaust, the Organization of Begen-Belsen Survivors in Israel filed a petition against the ledger’s sale in a Tel Aviv court.
The term of current State Prosecutor Shai Nitzan ends on December 15th and Justice Minister Amir Ohana announced that he is appointing an interim state prosecutor.
If Israel wasn’t in a transitional period of multiple elections and caretaker governments, a special committee would already have been hard at work to replace Nitzan.
Children and grandchildren of Poles who met their deaths at the hands of the Nazis for helping Jews during the Holocaust gathered together for the first time last week in the town of Brok in eastern Poland.
Israel wants the United Nations to recognize as refugees hundreds of thousands of Jews who fled Arab and Muslim countries in the last century, its U.N. envoy said Tuesday.
Ambassador Danny Danon told the U.N.
The 49-year old woman who was killed in a car crash on Monday morning in the lower Galil was identified as Kinneret Amar A”H, a mother of six from Yavniel, an Israeli moshav, Ynet reported on Tuesday morning.
The municipal policing system established four years ago by the Jerusalem Municipality was supposed to provide additional response to the city’s residents, preventing offenses, enforcing the law and providing additional security.
Israel’s attorney general on Monday officially submitted his indictment of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges, laying out a sweeping case in which over 300 people, including a number of well-known billionaires, could be called to testify.
The legendary Sar HaTorah Hagaon R’ Chaim Kanievsky Shlit’a the leader of the kollelim :
“The zechus of Torah that the learned yungeleit of Shas Yidden serves as a protection for Klal Yisroel and the entire world from all evil.”
The Ponevezh Rosh Yeshiva Rav Gershon Edelstein Shlit’a:
“The true derech halimud is followed by the rabbanim and gaonim of Shas Yidden.”
Hagoan R’ Pavorsky Shlit’a:
“To sit with 62 yungeleit, gaonim who have completed the entire Shas, can you imagine the simcha this creates in shamayim?”
Mashpia R’ Meilich Biderman Shlit’a:
“The gaonim of Shas Yidden are making a public Kiddush Hashem, by being knowledgeable in the entire Shas, something that is unprecedented.”
Hagaon R’ Chaim Feinstein Shlit’a:
“The gaonim of Shas Yidden are familiar with the entire Shas through and through, in depth as I have seen for myself.”
In a shocking gesture, R’ Chaim Kanievsky Shlit’a struggled to stand up in honor of the founder of the kollelim R’ Avrohom Eisen Shlit’a Pozna Rav, on behalf of his efforts to spread Torah and establish tens of Torah giants, Shas Yidden, who are learned in all of Shas.
Regional authorities in eastern France say vandals have scrawled anti-Semitic inscriptions, including swastikas spray-painted in black, on 107 tombs in a Jewish cemetery.
The attack targeted a cemetery in the town of Westhoffen, west of the city of Strasbourg.
Stocks closed broadly lower and bond prices rose sharply on Wall Street Tuesday after President Donald Trump cast doubt over the potential for a trade deal with China this year.
Fourteen Year Program for Learning Shas B’Iyun for Kollel Avreichim
It started with a letter from the Sar HaTorah, HaGaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky, shlita, to the Nasi of Dirshu, Rav Dovid Hofstedter, shlita.
Fragments of a rare mosaic floor were discovered during the excavation of a shul in the Golan from the era of Roman rule over Eretz Yisrael, a statement from the University of Haifa said on Monday.
A federal appeals court in New York handed President Donald Trump another legal defeat, ruling Tuesday that Congress can see his banking records for investigations into possible foreign influence in U.S.
Based on an Israel TV News13 report released a number of weeks ago, six persons affiliated with the cult headed by Rabbi Eliezer Berland were arrested on Monday, as reported by YWN-Israel.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday decried the Iranian government’s crackdown on protesters, saying Tehran is killing its citizens for speaking out at demonstrations.
“Iran is killing thousands and thousands of people right now as we speak,” Trump said despite a much lower death count being reported by Amnesty International.
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Israel’s Central Election Committee is preparing for elections for the 23rd Knesset as such an eventuality appears increasingly likely with each passing day. Attorney Orly Addis, the director-general of the committee, confirmed that working meetings have already taken place.
The Democrat-led House Intelligence Committee released a scathing report Tuesday on the findings from its impeachment inquiry, accusing President Trump of misusing his office to seek foreign help in the 2020 presidential race.
Mazel Tov 10K Batay Yisroel
R’ Shaya Levin
How appropriate that we are celebrating the milestone of reaching 10,000 shidduch suggestions on the 10KBatayYisroel.org website coinciding with the week that we celebrate the shidduch of Yitzchok Avinu with Rivka Emainu.