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They Died On the Way To My Vort

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Dating wasn’t easy for me. It took years of dating to find my kallah. Finally, I found the perfect girl. I proposed to her,...

PHOTOS: Inaugural Agudah Yeshiva Expo Provides Invaluable Info To Large Crowd

(PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) "Beyond our wildest dreams and expectations." - Rabbi Nissan Gewirtzman, President, Yeshiva Consulting Services "An event like this... we are amazed and impressed...

Levaya Of Rav Raphael Yitzchok Lieberman Z’L

YWN regrets to inform you of the petira of Rav Raphael Yitzchok Hakohen Lieberman Z"L of Flatbush. He was 62. R' Raphael lived in Flatbush,...

Questions And Answers On Proposed Ban On Laptops In Luggage

First the U.S. government temporarily banned laptops in the cabins of some airplanes. Now it is looking to ban them from checked luggage on...


WATCH: Trump Commends Ex-Presidents As ‘Finest Public Servants’

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) President Donald Trump released a video message commending the five living ex-presidents appearing together at a hurricane relief concert in Texas...

Police Arrest 27 Palestinians Caught Stealing 29 Tons of Produce From Jewish Farmers

Over Shabbos, Border Police apprehended and arrested some 27 Palestinians who were attempting to steal between 20-24 tons of grapes and five tons of...

Wildfires Plunge Vineyard Workers, Owners Into Same Struggle

When wildfires ignited in California wine country, the flames plunged wealthy vintners into the same desperate struggle as their low-wage laborers. The fires were the...


Woman Undergoes Unsuccessful Brain Surgery in Israel

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People around the world have watched on in horror as a time-sensitive and tragic story has unfolded before our eyes: The story of Israeli...

Trump Jabs Back At ‘Wacky’ Congresswoman As Spat Rolls On

Unwilling to put the tussling behind, President Donald Trump on Saturday jabbed back at the Democratic lawmaker who has slammed him for his words...

US Commanders Stress ‘Ironclad’ Commitment To Defend SKorea

U.S. naval commanders on Saturday reiterated Washington’s “ironclad” commitment to defend South Korea against North Korean threats as an American nuclear-powered aircraft carrier visited...

Trump To Allow Release Of Classified JFK Assassination Records

President Donald Trump says he doesn't plan to block the scheduled release of thousands of never publicly seen government documents related to President John...

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Hagaon HaRav Chaim Kanievsky On The Peleg: Like A Sheep Without...

During the past four days, the actions of Peleg protesters have been shown over and over again in the news as well as the...


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Israel Police Thwart Terror Attack Involving Stolen Truck

A Palestinian Ramallah resident, aged 39, stole a truck on Thursday night in the coastal city of Holon. The driver was heading towards Rishon...

Total Number Of US Victims In Cuba Attacks Rises To 24

The United States says two more government workers are confirmed victims in the unexplained Cuba attacks. The State Department is increasing the official tally from...

Gorsuch: Civility Doesn’t Mean Suppressing Disagreement

Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch says that suppressing disagreement in the name of civility is wrong. Gorsuch tells a conference of lawyers meeting near the...

Tillerson’s Mideast Aim Is A Saudi-Iraqi Axis Against Iran

As U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visits the Middle East this weekend, he'll hope to achieve something that has eluded top American diplomats...

WATCH: 12-Year-Old Hit By Rock Thrown in Hebron On Shabbos Afternoon

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) On Shabbos afternoon a Jewish 12-year-old boy was hit by a large rock that was thrown at him and two other...

Bannon Faults George W. Bush For ‘Destructive’ Presidency

Former White House adviser Steve Bannon on Friday depicted former President George W. Bush as bumbling and inept, faulting him for presiding over a...

Syria and Israel Exchange Fire Over Shabbos

Just after 5:00 a.m. on Shabbos morning, four rockets landed in Israel's Golan Heights causing Red Alert sirens to sound across the region. The...

Woman Undergoes Unsuccessful Brain Surgery in Israel

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People around the world have watched on in horror as a time-sensitive and tragic story has unfolded before our eyes: The story of Israeli...

US Drone Strike Targets Al-shabab After Somalia Attack

The U.S. military said Friday it carried out a drone strike this week against al-Shabab in Somalia, shortly after the extremist group was blamed...

WATCH: Former President Bush Slams Trump-Era America: ‘Bigotry Seems Emboldened’

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Former President George W. Bush on Thursday denounced bigotry in Trump-era American politics, warning that the rise of "nativism," isolationism and...

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Survey: US Uninsured Up 3.5M This Year; Expected To Rise

The number of U.S. adults without health insurance is up nearly 3.5 million this year, as rising premiums and political turmoil over "Obamacare" undermine...

Trump Daughter-In-Law Becomes Face Of Re-Election Effort

An image of an American flag waves and the graphic promises “Real News Update.” The re-election campaign of President Donald Trump, already sprung to...

Target Sees New Smaller Manhattan Store As Where It’s Headed

Target sees its new smaller stores in mainly urban areas as a symbol of its future, hoping that shoppers will step away from online...

Petition To The High Court Of Justice To Prevent The Establishment Of Yishuv Amichai

As the final approval was given for the establishment of Yishuv Amichai, the new home for the expellees of Amona, the first petition to...

Trump Blames ‘Radical Islam’ For Uptick In Crime In Britain

President Donald Trump is misrepresenting a report on British crime statistics by blaming an uptick in police-reported incidents on “Radical Islamic terror.” Britain’s Office for...

IDF Soldier Elor Azaria Seeks Pardon In Manslaughter Conviction

The office of Israel's president says it has received a plea for pardon from a soldier convicted of fatally shooting an already wounded Palestinian...

Peleg Releases Names Of Arrested Bochrim; Calls On Everyone To Remember Those In Prisons...

The Peleg faction’s HaPeles newspaper advertises the new “Shabbos Ma’aritzim” program, a Shabbos to remember the talmidim from Peleg-affiliated yeshivos sitting in IDF prisons...

MK Malkieli Wants Signs To Prevent Israelis From Mistakenly Entering PA Areas

Just this week, a chareidi family that entered PA (Palestinian Authority) controlled Shechem on their way to Har Bracha, were rescued Baruch Hashem by...

US: Laptops In Checked Bags Pose Fire, Explosion Risk

The U.S. government is urging that large, personal electronic devices like laptops be banned from airline checked luggage because of the potential for a...

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120 Peleg Protesters Arrested By Police

A Jerusalem police spokesman reported on Friday morning Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan that 120 persons involved in Peleg faction protests were arrested for disturbing the...

Incoming IDF Chief Education Officer: Education Does Not Belong in the Hands of the...

Incoming IDF Chief Education Officer Brigadier-General Tzvika Fairaizen had harsh words during Hoshana Rabba learning in Yishuv Karnei Shomron, blaming the weekly Shabbos Torah...

CIA Chief Makes Incorrect Claim About Russian Meddling

CIA Director Mike Pompeo said Thursday that U.S. intelligence agencies had concluded that Russian interference in last year’s election did not affect the outcome,...

Defying Trump, EU Leaders Commit To Iran Nuclear Accord

The leaders of the 28 members of the European Union are showing their support for the Iran nuclear agreement, despite U.S. President Donald Trump's...

Peleg Faction Calls For Public Kabolas Shabbos In Some Cities

The Peleg faction in the party’s erev Shabbos newspaper calls for public kabolas Shabbos in a number of areas to be “MeKadesh Shem Shomayim”. It...

UJO Of Williamsburg Thanks Mayor De Blasio For New Child Care Assistance For Working...

Earlier this week, Mayor de Blasio came to speak to residents of the area, and many long-standing issues - from parking restrictions hurting Sabbath...

Senate GOP Backs Budget, Clears Way For Tax Overhaul

Republicans must now shift their focus to enacting President Donald Trump's sweeping tax plan, a far heavier lift than the $4 trillion budget plan...

One Of The Last ‘Alter Mirrer’ Niftar; Yiddle Brisker The ‘Youngest’ Bochur In The...

R’ Yehuda Dickstein a”h was niftar in Atlanta, Georgia on 25 Tishrei. He had been living there with his son in law and daughter...

Additional Arrests Made In IDF Corruption Investigation

Following the arrest of twelve suspects in an ongoing probe into alleged fictitious billing of the IDF, netting millions, authorities on Wednesday 28 Tishrei...

Foreign Affairs’ Wilson Calls On State To Probe Cuba Attacks

U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson is calling on the U.S. State Department to investigate a bizarre string of attacks on diplomats in Cuba. The South Carolina...

Shas Declares War Against Bnei Brak Mayor Zeibert

The Shas party has declared war against Bnei Brak Mayor Chanoch Zeibert in response to the battle to save Mosdos Ohr David, affiliated with...

Google Parent Leads $1B Lyft Investment, Deepening Uber Rift

Google’s parent company is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, deepening its rift with market leader Uber. Alphabet Inc., which gets most of...

Trump Reprises Campaign Allegations About 2010 Uranium Deal

Re-airing campaign allegations, President Donald Trump is pointing to an Obama era uranium deal as the “real Russia story” in contrast to a broader...

Pentagon Faces Demands For Details On Deadly Attack In Niger

Members of Congress demanded answers Thursday two weeks after an ambush in the African nation of Niger killed four U.S. soldiers, with one top...

CIA Boss Says ISIS Can Attack US Even After Losing Raqqa

Islamic State terrorists are capable of orchestrating and carrying out an attack against the United States, possibly downing an airplane, even after being evicted...

Obama To Campaign In NJ, Virginia Governor Races

Former President Barack Obama is stepping back into the political spotlight for the first time since leaving the White House, publicly stumping for Democratic...

MDA Treated 234 Drowning Victims throughout the 2017 Swimming Season

MDA teams throughout Israel faced a busy swimming season. Over the past five months the organization remained on high alert and provided medical treatment...

Letters From Young Obama Show A Man Trying To Find His Way

A young Barack Obama questioned his place in the world and his racial identity, agonized over whether he'd make enough money as a community...

EU Wants Israel to Pay Compensation for Demolition of its Illegal Buildings

The European Union is well-known for ignoring Israeli law and funding major construction projects. Eight EU countries led by Belgium, have sent an official...

Tillerson Off To Mideast, South Asia With Eye On Iran, Iraq

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson heads to the Middle East, South Asia and Europe this week on a diplomatic mission focused on conflicts in...

Israel Prison Service to Compensate Prisoner for Unacceptable Search

The Israel Prison Service (IPS) will reimburse a prisoner in the amount of 8,000 shekels for a naked search carried out as per an...

HATE: Swastika Daubed Outside Jewish Homes In Stamford Hill, London

Police have opened an investigation after a swastika was found daubed outside homes in the predominately Jewish neighborhood of Stamford Hill, in north-east London. Shocked...

Which Insignia Will Represent The IDF For Israel’s 70th Anniversary?

IDF officials have announced they will permit the general public to decide on the insignia that will be used to represent it for Israel’s...

CIVIL WAR? Irreligious Israelis Have Fist Fights With Peleg Protesters In Jerusalem

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) While the Peleg continues on their mission to cause mayhem in Jerusalem on their "day of rage", they appear to have...

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WATCH THIS: Egged Bus Stuck At Peleg Protests Turns Into ‘Shteeblach’ For Maariv Minyanim

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) As dozens of buses sat empty in gridlock traffic due to the Peleg protests, one bus was turned into a Minyan...

New Jackson Zoning Board Member Abruptly Resigns After Anti-Semitic Comments Surface; Blames On ‘Family...

The following is via TLS: Jackson, NJ - A new Zoning Board member in Jackson abruptly resigned Wednesday evening after his anti-Semitic and bigoted comments...

US Mideast Envoy Joins Israel in Calling on Hamas to Disarm

American Mideast Envoy Jason Greenblatt released a statement Thursday backing Israel’s position that Hamas recognize the State of Israel and disarm. This follows the...

Staten Island: Swastika, Anti-Semitic Graffiti Scrawled On Garage

The following is via CBS New York: For the second time in a week, a south shore neighborhood on Staten Island has been hit with...

WATCH: Chief Of Staff John Kelly ‘Stunned & Broken-Hearted’ By Dem Lawmaker’s Criticism Of...

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) White House chief of staff John Kelly delivered an extraordinary denunciation of a Democratic congresswoman Thursday, accusing her of politicizing what...

Is the Peleg Tzibur Separating Itself from the Khal?

Even when the split in Degel Hatorah occurred; yes; there was anger, disagreement, confusion, as well as the tangible split, but at the end...

Yeshayahu Just Got a Liver Transplant, Will Going Home Make Him Sickly?

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Yeshayahu underwent his liver transplant a few days ago. Doctors feel that the twelve-hour procedure went well, B"H. He will be hospitalized for about...

Storks Ground One of the IAF’s New F-35 Stealth Fighter Planes

Two storks struck an Israel Air Force F-35 fighter plane, known in Hebrew as the ‘Adir’, compelling the sophisticated fighter jet to halt training...

Kelly Kept Tragedy Out Of Politics But Trump Brought It Up

It's known as some of the saddest ground in America, a 14-acre plot of Arlington National Cemetery called Section 60 where many U.S. personnel...

WATCH: 4 Amazing Things You Can Do Using Beets

Beets are often underrated as an ingredient. Some people are scared off because they don’t know what to do with them. Well, that’s...

Israel To Keep Funding Feeding Ground For Migrating Pelicans

Migrating pelicans can once again stop by for a mouthful of fish in Israel. The Agriculture Ministry says Wednesday it will keep funding a pet...

Trump Kicks Issues To Congress, Is Erratic Negotiator

President Donald Trump is proving to be an erratic negotiating partner as he punts policy issues to Congress and then sends conflicting signals about...

GRIDLOCK IN JERUSALEM: Tens Of Thousands Stranded Following Peleg Protests

The streets in Yerushalayim are literally gridlock, following the Peleg protests on Thursday. Dozens upon dozens of buses have been emptied and are sitting vacant...

SHOCKING FOOTAGE: Peleg Protesters Refuse To Allow Ambulance On An Emergency Call To Pass

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) It is shocking to see but even a Magen David Adom ambulance on an emergency call has to back out of...

Trump Tells Senators “Maybe Someday You’ll See My Taxes”

President Donald Trump tells senators that "maybe someday you'll see my taxes." The president made the evidently facetious comment in a White House meeting about...
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