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GRAPHIC PHOTOS: The World Is Silent As A 13-Year-Old Jewish Girl Is Stabbed In Her Bed By Bloodthirsty 17-Year-Old Palestinian Terrorist (13 opinions)

GRAPHIC PHOTOS: The World Is Silent As A 13-Year-Old Jewish Girl Is Stabbed In Her Bed By Bloodthirsty 17-Year-Old Palestinian Terrorist
Some of these images are highly disturbing. But the world is silent and we must not be. Don't expect to see these graphic images in the mainstream media. They are reminiscent of the Fogel Family massacre in Itamar, when a family was brutally murdered in their home by Palestinian terrorists. While the world is quick to condemn the attacks in Orlando and Istanbul, the world remains silent when an innocent 13-year-old girl is stabbed to death in her bedroom by a 17-year-old Palestinian terrorist. Rest assured, the media will call this ...

Kiryat Arba Terrorist: Death Is A Privilege

Kiryat Arba Terrorist: Death Is A PrivilegeThe terrorist who murdered Hallel Yafeh Ariel HY”D was identified as 17-year-old Mohammed Taraireh YS”VZ of Banai Naim, located near Kiryat Arba. He used Facebook to express his support for other terrorists, referring to them as “my brother the shahid”, adding that “god would enact his decree on the Jews and may you my dear brother be happy in heaven. That is what I a mean, by ...    Full Story »

She Has Suffered Enough-Help An Orphaned Kallah Walk to Her Chuppah With Joy

Kiryat Arba Terrorist: Death Is A Privilege[COMMUNICATED CONTENT] Dear Friend, The wails of an unfortunate orphan have reached us, her cries tear at our hearts; to be silent is impossible. We must help her right now and set her on her feet in order that she be able to establish a bayis neeman b’Yisroel. This girl has suffered so much in recent years. She has gone through tremendous difficulties, grief, and ...    Full Story »

Save Our Students

Save Our StudentsWe’ve heard it all before – bright, happy children turning sad and sullen when their classes reach the exciting milestone of kriah, bochurim falling steadily behind as their friends forge ahead with the joy of learning gemara, young married women faced with the discovery that their spouse is not able to make kiddush or daven properly. When you are faced with the daunting but ...    Full Story »

The Tycoon and the Lawsuit

The Tycoon and the LawsuitBy Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times It happens every so often. A former waiter, a high school dropout, gets a job in real estate. And somehow, in relatively no time at all – he becomes a tycoon with a portfolio worth hundreds of millions of dollars. In this particular case, the young tycoon lived locally and soon took a job with a local Five Towns real estate ...    Full Story »

France Charges Accomplice of Paris Attacker Abdeslam

France Charges Accomplice of Paris Attacker AbdeslamFrench authorities have handed preliminary terrorism charges to a Belgian accused of helping Salah Abdeslam, the only known surviving member of the Islamic State team that attacked Paris last year. Belgian officials said they transferred Hamza Attou, 22, on Wednesday to France in connection with a French arrest warrant. The Paris prosecutor's office said Thursday that Attou was given ...    Full Story »

NY Fund May Drop Investments In Companies Boycotting Israel

NY Fund May Drop Investments In Companies Boycotting IsraelNew York's comptroller has directed staff of the $178 billion pension fund for state and local government workers to identify and restrict investments in companies supporting a boycott of Israel. Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli says the fund has $532 million in Israel-based investments and attempts to harm its economy put them at risk. Gov. Andrew Cuomo three weeks ago ordered state ...    Full Story »

Lockdown Lifted At Joint Base Andrews [UPDATED] (1 opinions)

Lockdown Lifted At Joint Base Andrews [UPDATED]A military post near Washington said a lockdown was lifted Thursday except for a medical building where an active shooter was reported earlier in the day. Joint Base Andrews said in a tweet about 10:20 a.m. that the all-clear was given for the base except for the medical building. The base did not say why the Malcolm Grow Medical Facility remained on lockdown. A law enforcement ...    Full Story »

Social Trading: The Biggest Trend To Hit Money Markets (3 opinions)

Social Trading: The Biggest Trend To Hit Money Markets[COMMUNICATED CONTENT] A new social trading platform has been taken over by an anonymous investor calling himself ‘Superman704’, making his followers incredible profits. By Carly Davis UK-Sipping on a half-finished Heineken while flipping through Facebook on his laptop, Leeds native Trent Crowdley’s money is multiplying by the second. It’s all thanks to a new social ...    Full Story »

Summer Safety Starts by the Pool

Summer Safety Starts by the PoolAs summer gets into full swing, it’s time to start thinking about water safety measures that could save lives. According to the American Red Cross, 200 kids drown every year in backyard pools. Drowning is the leading cause of unintentional and injury-related death among children ages one to four. The best safety measures prevent accidents before they happen, like teaching your ...    Full Story »

McConnell Bids To Shelter GOP Senators From Trump Upheaval (1 opinions)

McConnell Bids To Shelter GOP Senators From Trump UpheavalSenate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is wrestling with an unenviable, arguably impossible task this election year: protecting Senate Republicans from the political upheaval caused by Donald Trump's presidential candidacy. If he fails it won't be for lack of preparation, hard work and cold-blooded political calculation. In many ways Trump's polar opposite, the close-mouthed, ...    Full Story »

Levaya Details for Terror Victim Hallel Yafeh Ariel HYD (4 opinions)

Levaya Details for Terror Victim Hallel Yafeh Ariel HYDThe levaya of terror victim Hallel Yafeh Ariel HY”D, who was murdered when a terrorist entered her home in the Charsina neighborhood in Kiryat Arba Thursday morning, will begin from the family home at 6:00PM. ...    Full Story »

IDF Chief Reportedly Brings An End To The 'Hannibal Directive' (2 opinions)

IDF Chief Reportedly Brings An End To The 'Hannibal Directive'State Comptroller Yosef Shapira has spoken out against the IDF Hannibal Directive, which calls on doing whatever necessary to prevent terrorists from abducting a fellow soldier. The IDF’s unofficial “Hannibal Directive’, which was established in the 1980, calls for taking extreme measures to prevent the abduction of a colleague, even killing him rather than permitting him from ...    Full Story »

US Gun Ownership Is Now At A 30-Year Low

US Gun Ownership Is Now At A 30-Year LowThe percent of American households owning guns is at a near-40 year low in the latest CBS News poll released this month. According to the survey, which was conducted among 1,001 Americans in the aftermath of the Orlando, Florida, nightclub shooting, 36 percent of U.S. adults either own a firearm personally, or live with someone who does. That's the lowest rate of gun ownership in the ...    Full Story »

Kashrus Inspectors Targeting Stores With Eida Chareidis Hashgacha (5 opinions)

Kashrus Inspectors Targeting Stores With Eida Chareidis HashgachaStores located in Ramat Bet Shemesh displaying an Eida Chareidis hashgacha but do not have a local rabbinate hashgacha were visited by inspectors. The stores were given warnings, informing them it is illegal to advertise as kosher without having supervision from a local rabbinate, in this case the Beit Shemesh Rabbinate. They were told that this time they have been given warning fines ...    Full Story »

Walmart Amps Up Campaign To Take On Amazon Prime

Walmart Amps Up Campaign To Take On Amazon PrimeSince last year, Walmart has been testing a membership program called Shipping Pass that offers unlimited free shipping on many online purchases-- effectively the retail behemoth's answer to Amazon Prime. On Wednesday, Walmart moved to take the pilot program to a wider audience, dangling a 30-day free trial to get more people to give it a try. Customers' reception of the offer will ...    Full Story »

Supreme Court Justices Are Blind To Corruption

Supreme Court Justices Are Blind To CorruptionThe following editorial appears on Bloomberg View: The best way to reduce corruption, according to the U.S. Supreme Court, is to define it so narrowly that no one can be found guilty of committing it. On Monday, the court unanimously tossed out a verdict reached by a Virginia jury finding former Gov. Bob McDonnell guilty of improperly assisting vitamin salesman Jonnie Williams. ...    Full Story »

British Chaos Means Interest Rates Will Stay Low For Longer

British Chaos Means Interest Rates Will Stay Low For LongerSavers will suffer longer with zero returns on their accounts. Home buyers, companies and governments will keep on borrowing cheaply. And questions will grow further about whether central banks are creating bubbles in financial markets by keeping interest rates near or below zero. The British vote to leave the European Union shook up markets and lowered growth forecasts for Britain ...    Full Story »

Baruch Dayan HaEmmes: Kiryat Arba Terror Victim is Niftar [UPDATED]

Baruch Dayan HaEmmes: Kiryat Arba Terror Victim is Niftar [UPDATED]The approximately 13-year-old girl gravely wounded earlier today in the Kiryat Arba terror attack has died of her injuries in the trauma unit of Shaare Zedek Hospital in Yerushalayim. The victim HY”D was ...    Full Story »

Kiryat Arba Terrorist Was a 17-Year-Old Area Resident (1 opinions)

Kiryat Arba Terrorist Was a 17-Year-Old Area Resident [VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE] The terrorist who carried out the Kiryat Arba stabbing attack earlier today, Thursday 24 Sivan, is said to have been a 17-year-old PA (Palestinian Authority) resident from Banai Naim, in the Kiryat Arba ...    Full Story »

Kiryat Arba Terror Victim Arrives in Hadassah Hospital Trauma Center

Kiryat Arba Terror Victim Arrives in Hadassah Hospital Trauma Center  9:55AM IL: A 31-year-old male, one of two victims from the Kiryat Arba terror attack, arrived in the trauma center a short time ago. He has gunshot wounds to his upper and lower body. His condition at this time is moderate-to-serious/stable and conscious. Magen David Adom adds that the second victim, a 15-year-old girl, is in serious condition and unconscious with penetrating wounds ...    Full Story »

Terror Attack with Injuries in Kiryat Arba [UPDATED 9:38AM IL]

Terror Attack with Injuries in Kiryat Arba [UPDATED 9:38AM IL][VIDEO & PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE] 9:05AM IL: A shooting attack occurred moments ago in Kiryat Arba, reportedly near a school. There are reports of injuries. More to follow. 9:13AM IL: Hatzalah Yosh reports CPR is being performed on one of the victims. The terrorist has been killed. 09:15AM IL: Magen David Adom reports one victim in serious condition is being transported by ...    Full Story »

CIA Director: Istanbul Attack Bears Hallmarks Of ISIS

CIA Director: Istanbul Attack Bears Hallmarks Of ISISCIA Director John Brennan said Wednesday that the attack in Istanbul has the earmarks of strikes by Islamic State militants and that the group is likely trying to hit the United States in the Middle East and on U.S. soil. He said Tuesday's attack at Istanbul's busy Ataturk Airport that killed 41 people and wounded hundreds "bears the hallmarks of ISIL's depravity." "If anybody ...    Full Story »

Aide Said Clinton Didn't Want Emails Accessible To 'Anybody'

Aide Said Clinton Didn't Want Emails Accessible To 'Anybody'Longtime Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin said in a legal proceeding that Clinton did not want the State Department emails that she sent and received on her private computer server to be accessible to "anybody," according to transcripts released Wednesday. Her comments provided new insights into the highly unusual decision by the presumptive Democratic presidential candidate to operate ...    Full Story »

Chareidi Paratrooper Unit Being Established In The IDF

Chareidi Paratrooper Unit Being Established In The IDFAnother unit is being established in the IDF among infantry units to join Netzach Yehuda (Nachal Chareidi) and Tomer (Givati Brigade); in the paratroops corps. The experience with chareidi combat infantry forces to date has been positive, leading to the decision to add the chareidi option to the fighters with the red berets. The decision is part of the Gideon multi-year plan for ...    Full Story »

Russian FSB Guard Attacked U.S. Diplomat Outside Moscow Embassy (2 opinions)

Russian FSB Guard Attacked U.S. Diplomat Outside Moscow EmbassyIn the early morning of June 6, a uniformed Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) guard stationed outside the U.S. embassy in Moscow attacked and beat up a U.S. diplomat who was trying to enter the compound, according to four U.S. officials who were briefed on the incident. This previously unreported attack occurred just steps from the entrance to the U.S. Embassy complex, which is ...    Full Story »

MK Menachem Eliezer Moses Calls On The Government To Lower Taxes On Apartments

MK Menachem Eliezer Moses Calls On The Government To Lower Taxes On ApartmentsMK Menachem Eliezer Moses told the Knesset plenum that the critical housing shortage in Israel continues and part of the solution compels the government to lower taxes on purchasing an apartment. He cited the average cost of an apartment has skyrocketed an additional NIS 229,000 in 2015 and the cost of an average apartment increased 13.5% last year. Among the reasons for the increased ...    Full Story »

FDA Has A Few Questions For Makers Of Hand Sanitizer (1 opinions)

FDA Has A Few Questions For Makers Of Hand SanitizerFederal health officials want to know whether hand sanitizers used by millions of Americans work as well as manufacturers claim — and whether there are any health risks to their growing use. The Food and Drug Administration is asking for new studies on how the antiseptic gels and rubs fight germs and get absorbed into the body, with a particular focus on children and pregnant ...    Full Story »

Knesset Votes To Grant Paternity Leave For Fathers (1 opinions)

Knesset Votes To Grant Paternity Leave For FathersThe Knesset on Monday 20 Sivan passed a new bill into law that will grant six days of paternity leave to new fathers. The six days includes the day a child is born. The cost of the leave will be split, with three days coming from an employee’s sick days and the other three from vacation days. While the employee uses his own time for the leave, before the bill was passed into law an ...    Full Story »
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Age To Buy Tobacco In Chicago Increasing To 21 This Week (1 opinions)

Age To Buy Tobacco In Chicago Increasing To 21 This WeekThe minimum age in Chicago for buying cigarettes and other tobacco products goes up to 21 at the end of the week. The city on Friday joins about 170 local jurisdictions around the country that have made the change, including New York City and Boston. Health advocates have pushed the policy to discourage teenagers from starting a harmful habit. Hawaii and California have raised the ...    Full Story »

Urgent High Court Petition: Decision To Allocate Egalitarian Prayer Area Illegal

Urgent High Court Petition: Decision To Allocate Egalitarian Prayer Area IllegalThe battle for and against the egalitarian prayer area near the Kosel is far from over and on Wednesday, 23 Sivan, The Merkaz Liba organization along with other groups filed an urgent petition with the High Court challenging the legality of the cabinet’s decision to allocate the egalitarian prayer area. The petitioners ...    Full Story »

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Historical Discovery In Lithuania - Escape Tunnel Used To Escape Nazis

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Historical Discovery In Lithuania - Escape Tunnel Used To Escape Nazis[PHOTOS AND VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE] The tunnel has been located through the joint efforts of the Israel Antiquities Authority, University of Hartford, Advisian, Vilna Gaon State Jewish Museum & PBS Series NOVA. In an exciting new discovery using Electric Resistivity Tomography at the Ponar massacre site near Vilnius in Lithuania, the escape tunnel used by the so called ...    Full Story »

Galei Tzahal: Rav Of The Kosel Rabbi Rabinowitz Doesn't Have Semicha (5 opinions)

Galei Tzahal: Rav Of The Kosel Rabbi Rabinowitz Doesn't Have SemichaRav of the Kosel and Holy Sites Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz does not have semicha according to a Galei Tzahal (Army Radio) report. The report sites that at the age of 25 he began serving as the Rav of Holy Sites and he later received responsibility for the Kosel too despite never having been tested to receive semicha. Officials in Rabbi Rabinowitz’s office responded to the report, ...    Full Story »

VIDEO: One Thing Is For Certain, MK Zoabi Says What She Thinks At The Knesset Podioum (1 opinions)

VIDEO: One Thing Is For Certain, MK Zoabi Says What She Thinks At The Knesset Podioum[VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE] While she is clearly not a friend of Israel, MK Hanin Zoabi is not concerned with what the Knesset perceives as political correctness and she speaks her mind. Once again Zoabi used the Knesset to attack IDF soldiers as she has many times in the past, citing they murder. Zoabi spoke to the plenum on Wednesday 23 Sivan, directing her comments to the ...    Full Story »

Israeli Arab Heading To Syria To Join ISIS In Custody

Israeli Arab Heading To Syria To Join ISIS In CustodySecurity officials announced on Wednesday 23 Sivan that an Israeli Arab resident who was heading to Syria to join ISIS was questioned in Turkey, ousted and returned to Israel, and then arrested. Um el-Fahm resident Ibrahim Agbariya, 23, was taken into custody in Ben-Gurion International Airport on June 10, 2016. He headed to Turkey in the hope of crossing the border into Syria ...    Full Story »

US Gives Iraq $2.7B Credit To Buy Military Equipment

US Gives Iraq $2.7B Credit To Buy Military EquipmentThe United States has extended a $2.7-billion credit facility to Iraq for the purchase of military equipment amid the ongoing fight against the Islamic State group. The U.S. Embassy in Baghdad said Wednesday that the deal gives Iraq a one-year grace period and eight and a half years total to pay for its purchases of ammunition and maintenance of its F-16s and M1A1 tanks. Like ...    Full Story »

PM Netanyahu Remains Firm: MKs And Ministers Banned From Har Habayis

PM Netanyahu Remains Firm: MKs And Ministers Banned From Har HabayisHar Habayis this week has been the scene of Arab violence against police and non-Muslim visitors as the attacks are intended to compel police to close the holy site to non-Muslims. After three consecutive days of ...    Full Story »

Trump Gets Rock-Bottom Ratings In International Survey (16 opinions)

Trump Gets Rock-Bottom Ratings In International SurveyA new multi-nation survey finds that confidence in Donald Trump's ability to manage foreign policy should he become U.S. president is rock-bottom in a host of countries in Europe and Asia. In seven of 15 countries outside of the U.S. polled by Pew Research Center, Trump's ratings are in the single digits. Large majorities in 11 of the countries have little or no confidence in the ...    Full Story »

UN School In Gaza Nabbed Trying To Hide The Map Deleting Israel (1 opinions)

UN School In Gaza Nabbed Trying To Hide The Map Deleting Israel An UNRWA school operating in Gaza tried to hide the giant regional map on the school wall during the recent visit of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to the area. the map which is used by the school shows “historical Palestine”, which of course omits Israel. As one point, when someone realized the map, it was decided to cover it with a white sheet, realizing if Ki-moon was ...    Full Story »

BREAKING PHOTOS: Federal Agents Raid Multiple Locations In Lakewood [UPDATED 5:30PM ET] (17 opinions)

BREAKING PHOTOS: Federal Agents Raid Multiple Locations In Lakewood [UPDATED 5:30PM ET]Dozens of Federal Agents along with State and Local Law Enforcement Officers have been seen at multiple homes and businesses in the Lakewood, NJ community on Wednesday afternoon. It should be noted that the raids was not of ‎BMG, nor of Chemed, nor of any entity, agency or person affiliated with either BMG or Chemed. Details on this developing story will be published when they ...    Full Story »

Recent Airport Attacks At A Glance

Recent Airport Attacks At A GlanceThe attack on Istanbul's Ataturk airport on Tuesday was the latest in such incidents at major airports in recent years. The following is a list of some of those attacks: June 28, 2016 - Three suspected Islamic State group suicide bombers targeted the international terminal of Istanbul's Ataturk airport, killing at least 36 people and wounding many others, Turkish officials ...    Full Story »


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