US Coast Guard May Set Part Of Massive Gulf Oil Slick Ablaze

Coast Guard officials are considering setting the Gulf of Mexico oil slick on fire as it moved Tuesday to within 20 miles of sensitive...

The Correct Decision but for the Wrong Reason

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Ehud Barak appear to be heading towards action that will legalize homes in the Givat HaYovel neighborhood...

DMV Might Automatically Enroll New Yorkers for Organ Donation

If lobbyists in Albany get their way, everyone with a drivers license in New York State will automatically become organ donors, unless you tell...

US Stocks Drop 200 Points

US Stocks had their worst drop in months Tuesday, falling to session lows in the final minutes of trading, after the debt ratings on...

NYS Comptroller Warns of Mystery Shopper Scam Using Fake State Checks

New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli today warned of a mystery shopper scam involving fraudulent checks that appear to have been issued by...

Taanis Dibur On Wednesday Following Destruction Of Sifrei Torah In Jerusalem Blaze

After the tragic blaze earlier this week in Jerusalem’s Ohr Chaim Yeshiva in the Bucharim area, which resulted in the destruction of three Sifrei...

UPDATED: RCA Resolution Says Women Can’t Be Ordained As Rabbis

12:30PM EST: The RCA's 51st Annual Convention held in Scarsdale, NY has concluded, and what is probably the highlight of the event was a...

Reports: Suspect Seeks Advice from R’ Kanievsky in Holyland Case

The chareidi media is reporting that the chief suspect in the Holyland case, Meir Rabin, has consulted with his brothers, asking them to "make...

Police Weighing Arresting Former PM Olmert

State Prosecutor Moshe Lador is involved in discussion with legal experts and senior Israel Police commanders surrounding the possibility of detaining, questioning and arresting...

Six Former U.S. Attorneys General Sign Letter to Judge in Rubashkin Case

Cedar Rapids, Iowa - Six former U.S. attorneys general and 17 other Justice Department veterans have signed a letter to the judge in the Sholom...

VIDEO & PHOTOS: Over 1000 Boys Attend National Siyum Mishnayos

The Palace in Borough Park was the site of Pirchei Agudas Yisroel of America’s 47th Annual National Siyum Mishnayos, al sheim Horav Yehoshua Silbermintz,...

Explorers Claim: Noah’s Ark Found On Turkey Mountain

The following is a Fox News article: A group of Chinese and Turkish evangelical explorers say wooden remains they have discovered on Mount Ararat in...

VIDEO: Wearing a White Shirt for Gilad Shalit

A Rishon L’Tzion college rally was held on behalf of Gilad Shalit on Tuesday, with his father Mr. Noam Shalit addressing the event....

Feiglin’s Battle Gaining Momentum in the Int’l Media

The Israeli and American media woke up on Monday to the extensive media coverage pertaining to Moshe Feiglin's battle against Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin...

Holyland Case: Yehoshua Pollack Released to House Arrest

Holyland suspect Yehoshua Pollack, a former senior Jerusalem City Hall official, was released on Tuesday afternoon to a 10-day house arrest with restrictions. Pollack...

Yemen Security Officer Tries To Cut Peyos (Curls) Off Jewish Man

One of the Jewish communities in Yemen was exposed to physical abuse by security forces in Sa’awan residential area, Sana’a. Heron Bin Salem, 22, a...

Greenfield Follows Through On Major Campaign Promise To Secure Free Transportation For Yeshiva Students

Brooklyn -- Less than three weeks after he took office, Councilman David Greenfield has made significant progress on one of his key campaign pledges...

Firefighters, Residents To Protest FDNY Budget Cuts

City Council members Elizabeth Crowley and Ydanis Rodriguez have joined firefighters and members of Community Board 12 today to call on Mayor Michael Bloomberg...

Treasurer Pollack Being Replaced in Betar Illit

Councilman and community officials busied themselves with phone calls on Monday surrounding the imprisonment of Yehoshua Pollack as a suspect in the ongoing Holyland...

Zimbabwe Denies Uranium Deal with Iran

Following reports in the international media that Iran and Zimbabwe signed a deal by which the former receives uranium in exchange for oil for...

Meron Lodging Going for Premium Rate This Lag B’Omer

The prices are being published ahead of Lag B’Omer, and more importantly, this coming shabbos, permitting one to present oneself at the lighting ceremony...

Two NYC Hospitals Being Investigated For Bid-Rigging

Federal prosecutors are investigating allegations that bid rigging and fraud at Mount Sinai Medical Center and New York-Presbyterian Hospital resulted in the hospitals awarding...

President Obama Enters Meeting Between Barak & NSC Jones

US President Barak Obama on Monday surprised Defense Minister Ehud Barak, when the president walked into a meeting between Barak and National Security Advisor...

Report: Zaken Funneled Bribe Funds to Olmert

When police suspect a former prime minister is guilty of law-breaking, it moves cautiously and seeks firm ground prior to publically making accusations or...

Hospital Given Grant to Handle Some St. Vincent’s Patients

New York State on Monday awarded a $9.4 million grant to an Upper East Side hospital to run an urgent care center that would...

ShopRite Coming To Brooklyn Navy Yard

The Bloomberg administration has brokered a deal to bring a ShopRite supermarket to the city-owned Brooklyn Navy Yard, the NY Post has learned. It’s part...

Op-Ed: My Concern for Outcome Of Rubashkin Trial

I am not one to take notice of cases tried in the courts or of  their outcome. However upon reading an article delineating the...

Video Game Ban Goes To US Supreme Court

A free speech dispute over a California law banning sale of violent video games to children will go to the Supreme Court for review. The...

Wall Street Reform Vote Fails

Senate Democrats failed to muster enough votes Monday to take up Wall Street reform, with a key Democrat voting with Republicans against the push...

Har Nof Gabbai Flees Israel – Fears Israeli Underworld

There are several versions of the story making their way around town, a story that emerges from the Har Nof area of Yerushalayim, involving...

PHOTOS: Greenfield Joins Elected Officials To Condemn Hate Crime At ‘Hamaspik’ – Offers Cash...

Brooklyn – Councilman David G. Greenfield today joined with local elected officials to strongly condemn an act of anti-Semitic vandalism that occurred in the...

UPDATED & VIDEO: NYPD Shoots Armed Man In Marine Park

7:00PM EST: Dozens of NYPD officers are on the scene in Marine Park, after an officer shot & killed an armed perpetrator, and...

Residents Blast Hatzalah Ambulance Garage

Woodmere, NY - Some Woodmere residents are fighting against the construction of an ambulance garage in their residential area. The garage would house vehicles from Hatzalah...

Tensions at Modi’in Illit Shul

It was a sad morning on Sunday when representatives of HoTza’ot L’Poel (court collections arm) armed with a court order, empowered to confiscate anything...

Hamas Terrorist Behind Murder of Israelis Killed During Exchange of Fire with Security Forces

Ali Ismail Ahmed Sawiti, a wanted Hamas terrorist, was killed during a joint IDF-Border Police-ISA (Israel Security Agency – Shin Bet) arrest operation in...

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