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Israel: Gas Prices To Fall On Wednesday Night To $6.71 Per US Gallon

There will be a drop in gas prices at midnight June 1, 2017, albeit an insignificant one. Prices of 95 octane gasoline will drop from...

Sen. John McCain Visits Australia For Security Talks

U.S. Sen. John McCain met with Australian leaders on Monday for security talks in the nation's capital, where he received praise for his public...

WATCH: Defense Ministry Confirms Monday AM Rocket Test Over Central Israel

Many residents of Central Israel on Monday morning 4 Sivan saw the rocket test that was conducted. Defense Ministry officials confirmed what appeared to...

What to Learn on Shavuos Night by R. Yair Hoffman

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times It is a custom whose roots reach back to the earliest era of our nationhood. ...

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Biden Says New Jersey Race Is Country’s Most Important

Former Vice President Joe Biden offered praise for Phil Murphy at an appearance with New Jersey's Democratic gubernatorial front-runner Sunday, calling the off-year election...

Deputy Minister Ben-Dahan Calls On PD To Return Lynch Victim’s Weapon

Deputy Defense Minister Eli Ben-Dahan is calling on Israel Police to release and return the weapon confiscated from an Itamar resident who fired during...

Alaska Volcano Erupts Again; Aviation Alert Raised To Red

An Alaska volcano that has been active for nearly six months has erupted again. The Alaska Volcano Observatory says Bogoslof (BOH-gohs-lawf) Volcano in the Aleutian...

Merkel Spokesman: Germany Still Seeking Stronger US Ties

Berlin remains committed to strong trans-Atlantic relations, but Chancellor Angela Merkel's suggestion after meetings with President Donald Trump that Europe can no longer entirely...

33 Weapons Stolen From A Southern IDF Base

Thirty-three weapons were stolen from an IDF base in southern Israel. Police and IDF authorities are involved in the investigation to locate the stolen...
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WATCH: What Were Those Red Lights Flashing Inside The White House?

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Live webcams trained on the White House spotted a peculiar scene on Sunday evening; strange red flashing lights coming from second...
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Fire Destroyes Frum Home In Bayswater, Queens [PHOTOS]

An early-morning fire destroyed the home of a Frum family in Bayswater Queens - located near Far Rockaway. According to the FDNY, the fire started...

Police Arrest 12 Responsible For Jerusalem Area Firebomb And Rock Attacks

Security forces during the night of 4 Nissan (Sunday to Monday) arrested 12 suspects in Issawiya allegedly responsible for firebomb and rock attacks in...

BA Travel Problems Enter 3rd Day As Most Services Resume

Travelers on British Airways faced a third day of delays and cancellations Monday, though most long-haul services were resumed, after a colossal IT failure...

Azariya Trial: Court Sends Both Sides To Mediation – The Prosecution Opposes The Move

In the fourth session of the appeal in the case of IDF Sgt. Elor Azariya, the court called on defense attorney Sheftal to address...
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Putin Visits France, Hopes To Mend Strained Ties With West

On a trip likely to shape Russia-France ties for years to come, Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in France on Monday for talks with...

Is Deri Going Down For A Second Time? Police Questioning Of The Minister And...

Police of the 433 Lahav Unit have begun questioning Shas leader Minister Aryeh Deri and Mrs. Deri as the case probing alleged tax evasion...

New York Students Can Apply For Free College Tuition June 7

New York college students can apply for the state's free tuition plan beginning June 7. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the New York State Higher Education...

German Security Chiefs Upbeat On Intel Cooperation With US

Senior security officials in Germany said Monday they are optimistic about intelligence sharing with the United States and Britain, despite friction in other policy...

Tragedy Strikes The Gerrer Community In Eretz Yisrael

Tragedy struck the Gerre tzibur in Eretz Yisrael on Monday morning 4 Sivan as the word spread of the untimely petira of 6-year-old Yochanan...
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Trump’s Immigration Views Cast Shadow On Virginia Race

President Donald Trump's hardline position on immigration is casting a long shadow over Virginia's race for governor. Candidates in both parties are adjusting their focus...

Memorial Day: President Trump To Speak At Arlington Cemetery

President Donald Trump is preparing his first Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery. Trump is also set to lay a wreath Monday at the...

Rav Yeruchem Olshin – on Shavuos by R. Yair Hoffman

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times Beloved. Loves. Shares the Pain of Others. These three of the 48 manners in which...

Secretary Kelly Defends Plan For Russia Back Channel As A ‘Good Thing’

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly is defending an alleged effort by top White House adviser Jared Kushner to create back-channel communications with Russia as...

NKorean Missile Launch May Be Testing Rivals, Not Technology

North Korea's latest missile test Monday may have less to do with perfecting its weapons technology than with showing U.S. and South Korean forces...

Foreign Minister Gabriel To The Berlin Rabbi: ‘Faith And Peace Can Dwell Together’

Last week in Berlin, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel hosted an international conference for religious leaders on the topic of “Responsibility of Religions for...

Kara Appointed Minister Of Communications

Minister-without-Portfolio Ayoub Kara has been appointed Minister of Communications, becoming the first Druse tapped for the post. The appointment must be approved by the...

PHOTOS: Estonian Jewry Celebrates 10 Years Of First Jewish Center Since WWII

(PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Last Thursday, 29 Iyar, marked the 10th Anniversary celebration of the Jewish Community Center in Tallinn, which was the first Jewish...

PHOTOS: HaRav Zvi Mayer Silberberg Visits HaGaon HaRav Simcha HaKohen Kook

(PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) HaGaon HaRav Zvi Mayer Silberberg came to speak in HaGaon HaRav Simcha HaKohen Kook Shlita at Rav Kook’s Yeshiva Meor Hatalmud...

PHOTOS: Erroneous Change Traffic In Arrangements For Leaving Meah Shearim Almost Leads To Head-On...

(PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Jerusalem made a traffic change regarding exiting Meah Shearim with a vehicle. While in the past, one could make a right...

Police Called After Talmidei Yeshiva Block Construction Equipment

The confrontation between talmidim from the Heichal Eliezer Yeshiva in Elad headed by Rabbi Mordechai Broida and construction workers hired by Mosdos Chernobyl continued...

Chareidi Elected Officials To Meet MK Netanyahu About Kosel Arrangements After Shavuos

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has called on leaders of the chareidi factions in Knesset to discuss arrangements at the Kosel regarding the egalitarian prayer...

New York Senators’ Scandal Highlights Vast Stipend System

Lawmakers in many states get paid extra if they hold leadership posts or oversee important committees. Extra work, the thinking goes, should equal extra...

Rishon L’Tzion Addresses Soldiers And Kol Isha

Rishon L’Tzion Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef Shlita released a psak on motzei Shabbos during his weekly shiur that soldiers compelled to attend an event that...

US Official Mulling Greatly Expanded Airplane Laptop Ban

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said Sunday he's considering banning laptops from the passenger cabins of all international flights to and from the United...

Israel Police To Use Traffic Balloon To Step Up Enforcement

Israel Police report that they will soon be using a traffic balloon as part of its fleet of vehicles monitoring traffic and combating accidents...

New Election Poll: Bad News For Shas

A new election poll was conducted by Geocartography Institute headed by Professor Avi Degani and publicized by the News1 website. It shows if elections...

Navy Seal Parachutist Dies During Demonstration Over Hudson River

A Navy Seal team member has died after his parachute failed to open during a Fleet Week demonstration over the Hudson River. A Navy spokesman...

Deri To Be Questioned By Police Under Warning On Suspicion Of Tax Evasion

Shas party leader Minister Aryeh Deri is likely to soon be questioned by police of the 433 Unit ‘under warning’, with the latter indicating...

Terrorist Hunger-Strikers Call It Quits

The hundreds of convicted terrorists imprisoned in Israel have called off their hunger-strike after 40 days. The hunger strikers explain that they achieved their...

Elad’s Torah Community Blossoming Ahead Of Shavuos

As we countdown to Shavuos, we take a look at Elad’s blossoming community. According to Erev Shavuos 5777 figures released, there are 6,119 children...

VIDEO: Greenfield Slams Saudi Arabia & Praises Israel as He Honors Chief NYPD Rabbi

Councilman David G. Greenfield honored NYPD's Rabbi Alvin Kass at a Jewish-American Heritage Month Celebration on Tuesday, May 23rd, the eve of Yom Yerushalayim....

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Erev Shabbos Balcony Collapse In Jerusalem

(VIDEO AND PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) A balcony partially collapsed on erev Shabbos in the Wadi Joz area of eastern Yerushalayim. Magen David Adom reported...
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