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HOUSE OF HORRORS: California Teen Escapes, Leads Deputies To 12 Siblings...

From the outside, the brown-and-beige four-bedroom home looked fairly orderly. The couple who owned it had purchased the house new in 2014 and soon...





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Christie Ends Term Unpopular, But With Legs Left Unbroken

Republican Chris Christie left the New Jersey governor's office with his popularity in tatters, but at least he didn't break a leg. Christie is the...

Goldman Sachs Posts $1.9 Billion Loss Due To New Tax Law

Goldman Sachs posted a $1.93 billion loss in the fourth quarter as the investment bank had to record more than $4 billion in charges...

WATCH: New MTA President Takes Over; ‘There Is No Gain Without Some Pain’

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PHOTOS: Jewish Groups Host Day Of Service To Honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Met Council on Jewish Poverty, hosted a family friendly day of service learning on Monday, January 15th, Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday in partnership...

WATCH: Phil Murphy Sworn In As New Jersey Governor, Attacks Trump

(VIDEOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Former Wall Street executive Phil Murphy succeeded Chris Christie as governor on Tuesday, swearing his oath on the Bible President John...

Rechnitz Challenge Update

They’re going for it! That's right, as we speak there are scores of volunteers at Darchei Torah making phone calls, telling their friends and...


Leading Religious Zionist Rabbi Prohibits IDF Service in Mixed Units

Rav Shlomo Aviner, long venerated Rabbi of the Religious Zionist movement in Israel and the Rosh Yeshiva of Ateret Kohanim in the Old City,...

FEMA: Hawaii Didn’t Need Approval To Retract Missile Alert

The Federal Emergency Management Agency said the state of Hawaii didn't need federal approval to retract a cellphone alert mistakenly sent over the weekend...

Will Ashdod Comply With The New Shabbos/Makolet Law?

While Ashdod City Hall is reportedly looking for non-Jews to train and employ as Shabbos inspectors, the city’s deputy mayor, Gabi Knafo, used his...

WATCH: Senator Orrin Hatch Removes A Pair Of ‘Invisible’ Glasses

A video went viral on twitter of Senator Orrin Hatch attempting to remove glasses - even though he was not wearing any at the time. The glasses...

Mea Shaarim Family Living in Staggering Poverty

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Last week, Mrs. Yehudis Lieberman lost her husband Tzvi to liver cancer. His passing was brutally sudden: Just months after his diagnosis, he was...
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House Panel Subpoenas Bannon In Russia Probe Showdown

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has refused to answer a broad array of queries from the House Intelligence Committee about his time...

Abbas Says Trump’s Jerusalem Decison Was ‘Sinful,’ And ‘U.S. Has Disqualified Itself As Peace...

The Palestinian president on Wednesday again blasted Donald Trump in a fiery and emotional speech, saying the U.S. leader's decision to recognize Jerusalem as...

Conservatives Balk At GOP Plan To Avert Government Shutdown

Disgruntled conservatives threatened late Tuesday to scuttle Republican leaders' plans to prevent a weekend government shutdown, saying GOP leaders now lack the votes to...

Auschwitz Nazi Death Camp Guard’s Clemency Appeal Rejected

German authorities have rejected a former Auschwitz death camp guard’s bid for clemency, removing the final barrier to him serving his sentence for accessory...

WATCH: Trump Throws CNN’s Jim Acosta “OUT” Of The Oval Office

(VIDEOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) President Donald Trump ordered Jim Acosta to be expelled from the Oval Office on Tuesday after the CNN White House correspondent tried to ask...

Officer Who Beat Charedi Protester to Stand Trial

The Division for the Investigation of Officers (DIO - Israeli equivalent to Internal Affairs) for the Israeli police department announced that an officer who...

US Agency To Work With States To Ensure Proper Safety Alerts

The Department of Homeland Security will be working with states to ensure they follow proper protocols when issuing safety alerts and can quickly retract...

Trump Administration Appeals Ruling On Young Immigrants

The Trump administration on Tuesday appealed a judge's ruling temporarily blocking its decision to end protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants and...

Molotov Cocktails Thrown at Jewish Community in East Jerusalem

On Tuesday night Arab assailants threw four Molotov cocktails at a home in the Jewish neighborhood of Ma'aleh Zeitm located on the Mount of...
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STAR-K Kosher Certified Food Options Take Off At JFK, LaGuardia, And Newark Airports

(By Margie Pensak) Catching a red-eye flight back to JFK after a business meeting in L.A.? Landing in Newark at 5:50 a.m., after a 12-1/2...

VIDEO: Doctor: Trump Is Healthy, Has Great Genes, Did ‘Exceedingly Well’ On Cognitive Test

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) President Donald Trump performed "exceedingly well" on a surprise cognitive screening test administered last week, his doctor said Tuesday, as the...

Ex-CIA Officer Arrested, Charged With Keeping Documents

A former CIA officer has been arrested and charged with illegally retaining classified records, including names and phone numbers of covert CIA assets. Jerry Chun...

Lawyer: Charges Possible In Connection With Vegas Shooting

Charges could be filed in connection with the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, even though the gunman responsible for killing 58 people...

‘Superfast’ Internet Cable To Cross Mediterranean Sea

A Cypriot company says its new sub-sea internet cable that will connect Israel with Spain will be powerful enough to handle up to 60...
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London Man Said To Discuss ‘Death Squad Sent By Allah’ Opens

A London man who talked about forming "a death squad sent by Allah" has gone on trial for allegedly plotting a series of attacks...

Hebrew Grammar Book From 16th Century Returns To Prague

A 16th century book that belonged to Prague's Jewish community before World War II and surfaced at a New York City auction last year...

Nestle Selling US Candy Business For $2.8 Billion

Swiss food and drink giant Nestle is selling its U.S. candy business to Italy's Ferrero for about $2.8 billion in cash. Ferrero will take...

Non-Jewish Inspectors To Enforce Shabbos/Makolet Law

As is the case with bills voted into law in Knesset, a mechanism must be set into place to enforce the law. In the...

Romney Declines To Say Whether He’d Run For Utah Senate Seat

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney declined to say Tuesday whether he would run for the Utah Senate seat being vacated by Republican Orrin...
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Gedolei Torah Concerned With Chinuch At Bnos Chayil

Gedolei Yisrael on Tuesday morning 29 Teves issued a warning against sending one’s daughter to a seminar that teaches in contradiction to the ‘mesora...

9 Injured in Jerusalem Building Fire

Magen David Adom ambulance teams and United Hatzalah volunteer EMS responders treated 9 people who were injured in an apartment fire on Bar Yochai Street in...

AS PROMISED: US Withholds $65 Million From Palestinian Aid Programs

The Trump administration on Tuesday cut tens of millions of dollars in money for Palestinian refugees, demanding that the U.N. agency responsible for the...

Young Mother’s Plea: “Give My Baby a Chance”

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Esty C, of Ashdod, has never been a happy baby. She was born eight months ago with a severe cleft lip. Her deformity makes...
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WATCH: At Least 5 House Democrats Are Boycotting Trump’s State of...

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) At least 5 House Democrats will boycott President Trump's State of the Union address, with Rep. Maxine Waters declaring the president...