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Thursday Morning Update on Maran Rav Shteinman

In the latest update on the condition of HaGaon HaRav Aharon Yehuda Leib Shteinman Shlita, Professor Moti Ravid reports a “significant improvement” in the...





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Your Guide To Black Friday Shopping.

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It is really a bargain or will it be lower in a week? Is it really 90% off?  Many stores mark up their prices and...

Islamic Community Angered Over Israeli Blogger Entering A Mosque In Saudi Arabia

The Israeli blogger who entered a mosque in Saudi Arabia and then showed his tallis bag from inside that location is now the target...

Netanyahu Threatens to Fire Hotovely Over Comments She Made Angering U.S. Jews

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has been weighing whether or not to fire Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely for her comments made on channel I24...

UN Chief Nuke Inspector: Iran Complying With Nuclear Deal

The head of the U.N. agency monitoring Iran's nuclear deal with the U.S. and five other nations says Tehran is living up to its...

Kiddush Hashem! Senator Simcha Felder Treats Homeless Man On Thanksgiving Morning

The following was submitted to YWN: This morning I was in Dunkin' Donuts, a man was begging for some food outside the store. Senator Simcha Felder...


What The Uber Data Breach Is All About

When Uber paid a $100,000 ransom so that hackers who broke into its data warehouse would destroy the personal information they stole, it allowed...

LIVE WEBCAST AT 7:30PM ET: The Thursday Night Keynote Session At The Agudah Convention

(WATCH LIVE IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Join us for a full schedule of programming taking place now at the 95th annual Agudah Convention at the Crowne...

Police Probing Shomron Carjacking

Police on Thursday 5 Kislev received a call for a carjacking at the entrance to Karnei Shomron. An Israeli driver stopped on the side...

Rav Firer Advises Flying Face Cancer Specialist Into Israel

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You may have heard Rav Yoel Klapholtz’s name before: whether in connection with his campaigns to tackle talking in shul, his involvement with ZAKA,...

Anger In Meah Shearim Over New Bank Notes Which Have Images Of Women On...

Kol Berama Radio host Avi Maimon reports of objections to new 20 and 100 shekels notes by people in Meah Shearim, as both new...
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Sessions Orders Review Of Background Check System For Guns

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday ordered a far-ranging review of the FBI database used to check the backgrounds of prospective gun buyers, after...

The Opinion of the Tashbatz by Rabbi Yair Hoffman

(By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times) The long golus has certainly been hard for Klal Yisroel. However, every so often, something...

All Is Not Well In Likud As MK Begin Is Ousted From A Knesset...

Coalition leader MK (Likud) David Bitan feels party colleague Dr. Benny Begin is not on board but “Of late, he acts more like the...

Chicago Cop Cited For Racist And Threatening Facebook Posts

An oversight agency for the Chicago Police Department has cited a veteran officer for more than 60 rule violations, including openly advocating for civil...

Trump SoHo Hotel To Shed ‘Trump’ Amid Reports Of Sagging Business

The Trump SoHo hotel is dropping the name it shares with the U.S. president. The Trump Organization said Wednesday that it is ending its licensing...

WATCH: What The Lubavitcher Rebbe Said About Thanksgiving

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VIDEO: Deputy FM Hotevely Says US Jews Have ‘Convenient Lives,’ Don’t Understand Israel

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotevely was interviewed by i24 News, addressing a wide range of issues from the peace process with...

Uber Customers Torn Between Scandals And Service

Uber has managed to hold the title of world's largest ride-hailing service despite its seemingly endless string of scandals. Its latest misbehavior involving a data...
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Ships, Aircraft Search For 3 US Sailors Missing In Crash

U.S. and Japanese ships and aircraft searched in the Philippine Sea on Thursday for three sailors missing since a U.S. Navy aircraft crashed a...

A Thanksgiving Thought For The 21st Century; Patriotism Borne Out Of Gratitude

(By Chaskel Bennett) On this national Thanksgiving holiday, I am thankful for the extraordinary country, America, which we are privileged to live and raise our...

 The Toy Your Kids Want for Chanukah!

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Your kids have every set of MagnaTiles, Playmobil, and K'NEX. But do they have The Shpielmans?   The Shpielmans is the latest toy to hit...

Trump Presents His Report Card, Passes With Flying Colors

President Donald Trump thanked U.S. troops for their service on Thursday, assuring them "we're really winning" against America's foes as he celebrated Thanksgiving at...

Baltimore Police Officer Won’t Face Disciplinary Hearing

The last of six Baltimore police officers involved in the 2015 arrest of a young black man who died from a spinal cord injury...
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Hollywood, Politicians, and the Laws of Yichud By Rabbi Yair Hoffman

(By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for the Five Towns Jewish Times) Senatorial Candidate Roy Moore. Harvey Weinstein. Sylvester Stallone. Senator Al Franken. Never before in the history...

4 Penn State Students Charged With Stealing And Vandalizing Rabbi’s Menorah

Four Penn State University students are facing charges for stealing a large 9-foot menorah from outside the home of the campus Chabad rabbi, and leaving it...

Your Guide To Black Friday Shopping.

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It is really a bargain or will it be lower in a week? Is it really 90% off?  Many stores mark up their prices and...

WATCH: Senator Claims Cohn Faked Bad Reception To Get Trump Off Phone Call, White...

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) The White House is disputing a Democratic senator's claim that top economic adviser Gary Cohn faked bad reception to get President...

Belgian Rabbis To Appeal Anti-Shechita Laws

Next week Rabbis from all over Belgium are expected to present an appeal to the local parliament in an effort to remove the ban...
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Court Rules Work On The Bnei Brak Yeshiva May Continue

The Tel Aviv District Court ruled that the work on Yeshivat Beit Medrash Elyon in Bnei Brak will continue. Justice Yehudis Stuffman rejected the...

The Kislev Segula The Gedolim Are Taking Part In

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In today's turbulent and violent world, is there any person whose family does not need yeshuos? Is there any member of klal yisroel who...

Trump, Top Lawmakers To Meet To Discuss Averting Shutdown

President Donald Trump and congressional leaders plan to meet next week to discuss how to avert a potential government shutdown at the end of...

Will Coalition Enter Crisis Over Shabbos Train Works?

The coalition crisis surrounding the work on the Tel Aviv Light-Rail has shifted into a new gear within the Charedi parties themselves. Interior Minister and...

Menendez Attorney: Hung Jury Supported Friendship Defense

The fact that the jury in the trial of Sen. Bob Menendez couldn't reach a verdict and was apparently in favor of acquitting the...
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