Yeshiva World News

Moetzes Gedolei HaTorah Releases Timely Kol Korei Ahead Of Taanis Esther

Agudath Israel of America, today, shared a Kol Korei from the Moetzes Gedolei HaTorah of America: (Free translation) 9 Adar II, 5784 It is a time of suffering for the Jewish people, may we be saved from it – and we can only rely on our Father in heaven. With this knowledge, we approach Hashem […]

Historic Covered Bridges Under Threat By Trucks Relying On GPS Meant For Cars

One of Vermont’s historic covered bridges has fallen under threat from modern technology. Box truck drivers relying on GPS continually crash through Lyndon’s 140-year-old Miller’s Run bridge despite signs, including a flashing one, to deter vehicles that are too tall or too heavy from crossing. Drivers can face a fine of $5,000 from the town, […]

WATCH LIVE AT 12:00PM: Daven Along With Torah Umesorah Kinnus Tefillah For All Schools

Tens of thousands of children in their schools across the globe will join a massive Torah Umesorah Kinnus Tefillah, following the lead location at Yeshiva Darchei Torah in Far Rockaway. It will be held TODAY, Wednesday, March 20 at 12:00:-12:30 pm EDT. HaRav Yaakov Bender shlita will give a brief message at the start, followed […]

Welcome to Borsalino Lakewood’s Grand Opening Week! Explore the World’s Largest Hat Store and Discover Our Diverse Collection

Step into our new Borsalino Lakewood store, offering a wide array of hat styles for every taste. Experience elegance and variety as you browse through our extensive hat selection during our grand opening week. Join us and explore the vast collection of hats, making Borsalino Lakewood your go-to destination for headwear. Visit us at Brewers […]

South Korean Chemical Tanker Capsizes Off Japan, Killing 8 And Leaving 2 Missing

A South Korean chemical tanker capsized off an island in southwestern Japan on Wednesday, authorities said, killing eight people on board. One crew member survived, and the fate of two others was unknown. Officials said the tanker was carrying 980 tons of acrylic acid, a corrosive organic compound that is used in adhesives, paints and […]

Mega Millions Jackpot Reaches $977 Million After No One Wins Tuesday’s Drawing

The Mega Millions jackpot has reached $977 million for Friday night’s drawing after no tickets matched all six numbers drawn on Tuesday night. The winning numbers drawn on Tuesday were 24, 46, 49, 62, 66 and the gold Mega Ball was 7. The estimated jackpot was $893 million with a cash prize of $421.4 million. […]

Misaskim & Yedid, Allow 750 Almanas to Host Their Own Purim Seudah!!

DONATE HERE! Sponsor their Seudah for ONLY $180!!! When Purim rolls around, the pain strikes deep for families who lost a parent. They wonder: Why celebrate when Totty is missing? And why do we need to be guests at someone else’s seudah again?   That’s why Yedid (a division of Misaskim) sends gourmet, catered Purim seudos […]

Trump Says He Would Support A National 15-Week Abortion Ban

Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he’d support a national ban on abortions around 15 weeks of pregnancy, voicing for the first time support for a specific limit on the procedure. The Republican former president has taken credit for striking down a federally guaranteed right to abortion by appointing three U.S. Supreme Court justices who voted […]

Texas’ Migrant Arrest Law Is Back On Hold After Briefly Taking Effect

Texas’ plans to arrest migrants suspected of entering the U.S. illegally were again on hold Wednesday after setting off uncertainty along the border and anger from Mexico flared during a brief few hours that the law was allowed to take effect. A late-night order Tuesday from a 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel temporarily […]

UN Weather Agency Issues ‘Red Alert’ On Climate Change After Record Heat, Ice Melt

The U.N. weather agency is sounding a “red alert” about global warming, citing record-smashing increases last year in greenhouse gases, land and water temperatures and melting of glaciers and sea ice, and is warning that the world’s efforts to reverse the trend have been inadequate. The World Meteorological Organization said there is a “high probability” […]

Top Former US Generals Say Biden Failures In Planning Drove Chaotic Fall Of Kabul

The top two U.S. generals who oversaw the evacuation of Afghanistan as it fell to the Taliban in August 2021 blamed the Biden administration for the chaotic departure, telling lawmakers Tuesday that it inadequately planned for the evacuation and did not order it in time. The rare testimony by the two retired generals publicly exposed […]

How Texas’ Plans To Arrest Migrants For Illegal Entry Will Work

The U.S. Supreme Court will allow Texas to start arresting migrants who cross the U.S.-Mexico border and ordering them to leave, while the legal battle over Republican Gov. Greg Abbott’s latest immigration move plays out. The court issued a divided decision Tuesday that allows Texas to enforce its immigration law for now. The high court […]

JetBlue Dropping Cities And Reducing LA Flights To Focus On More Profitable Routes

JetBlue Airways will end service at several cities and reduce flying out of Los Angeles in a move to retrench and focus on stronger markets after years of losing money. The changes will also help the airline cope with the grounding of some of its planes for inspections of their Pratt & Whitney engines, an […]

In A First, Houthi Missile Fired From Yemen Lands In Israel [Video]

The IDF confirmed on Tuesday evening that a long-range cruise missile launched by the Houthis in Yemen penetrated Israeli terrority for the first time on Sunday night. “Following the incident on Sunday night of a suspicious aerial target that fell north of the city of Eilat, a cruise missile from the direction of the Red […]

PALESTINIAN PARADISE: Jared Kushner Praises “Very Valuable” Potential Of Gaza’s Waterfront Property

Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s former White House adviser and his son-in-law, praised the “very valuable” potential of Gaza’s “waterfront property,” suggesting that Israel should remove civilians while it “cleans up” the area. “Gaza’s waterfront property, it could be very valuable, if people would focus on building up livelihoods,” Kushner said in an interview dated Feb. […]

FJCC Brings Flatbush Rabbonim Together On Communal and Halachic Issues

Over seventy Flatbush Rabbonim and Roshei Yeshiva came together this week to discuss communal and halachic issues. The meeting organized by the FJCC hosted Rabbonim from all segments and kehilos of the Flatbush community. The kinus l’shem shomayim personifies the unique achdus and closeness of the broader Flatbush Jewish community. The Rabbonim sat together to […]

Ahead Of Purim: Rare Instructions From HaGaon HaRav Landau To Yeshivah Bochurim

Yeshivah bochurim all over the world collect funds for their yeshivos in the days before Purim and on Purim itself. This year, due to the war in Israel, HaGaon HaRav Dov Landau instructed yeshivah bochurim ahead of Purim to collect money only in Chareidi areas. HaRav Landau wrote: “To the bnei yeshivos kedoshos: HaGaon HaRav […]

Trump-Backed Bernie Moreno Beats Two Rivals To Win Ohio’s GOP Senate Primary

Cleveland businessman Bernie Moreno won Ohio’s Republican Senate primary on Tuesday, just days after former President Donald Trump visited the state to boost his endorsed candidate in a three-way race that remained competitive to the end. Moreno prevailed after a contentious and expensive fight against Ohio Secretary of State Frank LaRose and Cleveland-area state Sen. […]