Wednesday, January 16th News Briefs From Eretz Yisrael

TV anchor Miki Haimovitz is expected to enter political life and join the "Chosen Yisrael " party of former chief of staff Benny Gantz. **...

Child Loses A Finger When A School Door Is Slammed In Jerusalem Talmid Torah

A heavy door was slammed in a Jerusalem talmid torah on Wednesday morning, and this resulted in the evulsion of a finger of a...

‘El Chapo’ Trial Witness Tells of $100 Million Bribe to Ex-President of Mexico

A Colombian drug trafficker testified Tuesday that Mexican cartel leader Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman boasted about paying a $100 million bribe to the former...

New Caravan Of Honduran Migrants Makes First Border Crossing

The latest caravan of Honduran migrants hoping to reach the U.S. has crossed peacefully into Guatemala, under the watchful eyes of about 200 Guatemalan...

TRAGIC: NYPD Officer Killed in Crash With NYC Parks Dept Garbage Truck

An off-duty New York City police officer was killed Wednesday morning in a head-on crash with a city-owned garbage truck in the Bronx. Brian Kessler,...

Drastic Cut In Stipends Paid To Talmidim & Avreichim Alike

It appears that a welcome growth in the number of bnei torah in Eretz Yisrael has resulted in a drastic cut in the overall...

HISTORIC CHAREIDI ACHDUS: Election Agreement Between Degel Hatorah & Agudas Yisroel

In what is being called historic unity, an agreement was signed between Degel Hatorah and Agudas Yisroel on Wednesday afternoon, January 16, 2019, by...

VIDEO: Restore the Glory: Hagaon Rav Chaim Kanievsky talks about his youth in Pinsk

Sponsored Content
Today hundreds of people across six continents are coming together for one goal and one mission―to help restore the glory of Jewish life in...

Pelosi Asks Trump To Reschedule State Of The Union Address As Long As Government...

Shutdown pressure on President Donald Trump mounted Wednesday as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called on him to delay his State of the Union address...

Netiv HaAvot Expellees Learn A Terrorist Is Working The Fields Near Them

The Palestinian farmer working the field next to Netiv HaAvot in Gush Etzion is learned to be none other than Rizq Salah, the terrorist...

US Weighs New Ways To Detect And Track Enemy Missiles

The Trump administration is considering ways to expand U.S. homeland and overseas defenses against a potential missile attack, possibly adding a layer of satellites...

Trump’s AG Pick Vows Not To Target Marijuana Businesses

President Donald Trump’s pick to become the next attorney general said Tuesday that he would “not go after” marijuana companies in states where cannabis...

Bloomberg Believes He Can Be Elected President Despite Age

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Tuesday that if he decides to run for president he can still win despite being older. The...

The Peleg Won’t Participate in The Upcoming Election

Following numerous attempts to work out a joint-list between Degel, Agudah, Shas, and the Peleg in the national elections, one of the leaders of...

Mueller Not Ready For Trump Aide’s Sentencing, Filing Says

Rick Gates, a former senior campaign aide to President Donald Trump, will have to wait at least another two months for his sentencing date...

Jewish Man Brain Damaged After Horrific Accident

Sponsored Content
It is a typical Monday morning, and the little cheder boys spill energetically into their classroom. They have their seats and sit transfixed as...

Israel Postal Company: In 2018: More Than 65 Million Packages Ordered Abroad Were Delivered

The field of online commerce continues to break records in Israel. According to Israel Postal Company data, the year 2018 shows that more than...

Mnuchin Urges Senators To Support Easing Russia Sanctions

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is urging senators to vote against a Democratic resolution that would maintain sanctions on companies linked to Russian oligarch Oleg...

Trending