New Virus Has Infected More Than 60,000 People Globally

A viral outbreak that began in China has infected more than 60,000 people globally. The World Health Organization has named the illness COVID-19, referring...

Foreign Minister: “We Don’t Know If The Israelis On the ‘Coronavirus Ship’ Will Be...

Israel's Foreign Minister Yisrael Katz held discussions on Thursday morning with Israeli and Japanese officials regarding the coronavirus situation in general as well as...

An Exceptional Series for an Exceptional Project: Jerusalem Estates Unveils a Striking New Ad...

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Trump Slams Ex-Chief Of Staff John Kelly Who Defended Impeachment Witness

President Donald Trump on Thursday lashed out against former White House chief of staff John Kelly for being disloyal after the ex-adviser came to...

2020 UGLY: Trump Rips Mini Mike “5’4 Mass Of Dead Energy”; Bloomberg Fires Back...

President Donald Trump blasted former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg over his height again on Thursday, prompting the billionaire Democratic presidential candidate to...

A BJX Wedding to Remember By: Shloime Dachs

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After Impeachment: Congress Adrift, Oversight Uncertain

Inside the Capitol, it’s as if the impeachment of President Donald Trump never happened. One week after the historic undertaking shuttered to a close, Congress...

In South, Bloomberg Aims To Move Past Stop-and-Frisk Remarks

Michael Bloomberg on Wednesday sought to move past newly resurfaced years-old comments in which he defended the controversial “stop-and-frisk” policing tactic that has been...

Sanders In Talks With DNC To Headline Big-Dollar Fundraiser

Bernie Sanders is in talks with the Democratic National Committee to headline the first of two party fundraisers, where he will likely appear before...

Iowa Democratic Party Chairman Resigns After Caucus Chaos

The chairman of the Iowa Democratic Party announced his resignation Wednesday after a disastrous caucus process beset by technical glitches led to a dayslong...

WATCH: Will The Rising Kinneret Flood The City Of Tiveria?

The excitement of Tiveria residents is rising along with the Kinneret water level, as it reaches a level last seen in 1992. Israel's Water...

Court Extends Arrest Of Rabbi Berland; Judge Says “Give him Mentos or Tic Tacs!”...

The Jerusalem Magistrate's Court on Thursday extended the arrest of Rabbi Eliezer Berland for eight days. During the court hearing, Berland's lawyer complained that his...

Kever Of Yechezkel Hanavi In Iraq Still Serves As Muslim Pilgrimage Site Amid Regional...

The kever of Yechezkel Hanavi in Iraq still serves as a Muslim pilgrimage site and even the recent tension between Iraq and the United...

Barr Agrees To Testify As Democrats Question His Leadership

Attorney General William Barr has agreed to testify before the House Judiciary Committee next month, appearing for the first time before the panel as...

Judge Orders Immigration Detention Hotline Restored

A federal judge has ordered the Trump administration to restore a free hotline that let detained immigrants report concerns about custody conditions until shortly...

Man Beloved By Rav Chaim Suffers Tragedy

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Baltimore Shooting Leaves 2 Officers Wounded; Suspect Dead

A shooting at a Baltimore apartment complex Wednesday ended with the death of a former state corrections official who had been under investigation and...

WATCH: Health Minister Litzman Talks To Israelis On Japanese Ship, Foreign Ministry Preparing To...

Israel's Foreign Ministry issued an official request to Japan on Wednesday to release the 15 Israeli passengers quarantined on the Japanese cruise ship Diamond...

Samsung’s New Foldable Phone: Cheaper, But Still A Novelty

Samsung on Tuesday unveiled a new foldable phone, the Galaxy Z Flip, its second attempt to sell consumers on phones with bendable screens and...

Two Girls Kicked Out of Rishon Lezion Kindergarten Due To Fears Of Corona Virus

An uproar took place in a kindergarten in Rishon Lezion on Tuesday morning, after a father brought two of his daughters, who recently returned...

Jew In Arab Country Sent Package of Tefillin, Sefarim, Mezuzas, and Matzos [VIDEO]

A parcel containing Matzos, Tefillin, a Tallis, Sefarim, and Mezuzas were sent by Yad L'Achim to a Jewish man living in an enemy state....

TRAGEDY: Chareidi Woman Dies After Stomach-Shrinking Surgery

A 43-year-old Yerushalmi woman who was suffering from extreme obesity died on Tuesday after having received surgery to shrink her stomach. She had a...

White House Claims Huawei Equipment Has Backdoor For Spying

The Chinese company Huawei can secretly tap into communications through the networking equipment it sells globally, a U.S. official charged as the White House...

Chinese Factory Owner: “Eating Kosher Saves You From Illness, Tell Am Yisrael To Pray...

Rav Avraham Schlesinger, an Israeli senior kashrus supervisor, recently said in a shiur that a Chinese factory owner whose factory he supervises wrote to...

WATCH: Cops Release New Video Showing Just How Wild Chase Was That Ended at...

Officers from multiple agencies helped KCPD avert a potentially horrific tragedy before the start of Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl victory parade Wednesday. A vehicle...

Report: Census Bureau At Risk Of Not Being Ready For Count

With the start of the 2020 census just a month away for most U.S. residents, the U.S. Census Bureau is behind in recruiting workers...

Top Iranian Official: “We’re Looking For An Excuse To Raze Tel Aviv To The...

Mohsen Rezaee, former commander-in-chief of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) and secretary of the Expediency Discernment Council, an advisory body to Supreme Leader...

TRAGEDY IN TEL AVIV: Boy R”L Killed By Cement Truck Just Three Months After...

In a horrific tragedy, 13-year-old Daniel Cohen Z"L was fatally run over by a cement truck in Tel Aviv on Wednesday. It happened on Derech...

Klobuchar Surged In New Hampshire. Can She Make It Count?

It took a year of campaigning, countless stump speeches and an especially strong night on the debate stage for little-known Democratic presidential hopeful Amy...

WATCH IT: Anti-Semite “School Judge” Curses Out Jews In Response to Student [UPDATED]

NOTE: The Director of School Community Relations for Hewlett-Woodmere Public Schools tells YWN that this was NOT a teacher at one of their schools,...

WATCH: Fire Erupts At ExxonMobil Refinery In Louisiana; No Injuries

A blaze inside a Louisiana refinery that turned the night sky a shade of orange and sent a large plume of smoke into the...

Japanese Man Who Believes In Smiling Is World’s Oldest

A Japanese man with a sweet tooth who believes in smiles has become the world’s oldest male at 112 years and 344 days old,...

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