UPDATED: Volcanic Ash Heading to Israel

12:00PM IL: Transportation Ministry officials on Monday will be meeting with officials of the Civil Aviations Authority and the Airport Authority to discuss...

SI Ferry’s Engine Failed Before

NYC officials probing Saturday's ferry crash are zeroing in on the propulsion system that had failed the vessel at least once before -- and...

EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Rubashkin Lawyer Addresses Agudath Israel Dinner

The guest speaker at the Agudath Israel of America's 88th Anniversary Dinner, was Guy R. Cook, the Iowa attorney representing former Agriprocessors CEO Sholom...

Obama Slams iPods, iPads & Other Technology

BlackBerry buff President Obama declared war on technology yesterday — singling out Apple’s super-popular iPods and iPads for criticism. Obama — whose election was credited,...

PM’s Office Planning to Move Barzilai Hospital Bones

According to reports, officials in the Prime Minister’s Office on Sunday reached a final decision, and they plan to move the bones at the...

Afghanistan’s last Jew vows to stay put

Zablon Simintov is always guaranteed the best seat in his local synagogue here, but the privilege comes with a downside: he's the last Jew...

UPDATED: Is The US Getting Another Jewish Supreme Court Judge?

Fox News reports: Speculation is building that President Obama is leaning toward Solicitor General Elena Kagan as his pick to replace retiring Justice John...

Relief From Rising Gas Prices On Horizon

Gasoline prices at the pump have climbed more than 7 cents per gallon in the past two weeks, but could plummet soon with declining...

Next Step To Stop Oil: Throw Garbage At It

If using a massive dome to cover the source of the oil gushing into the Gulf of Mexico doesn't work, crews are preparing for...

Meir Rabin Released to House Arrest

Meir Rabin, referred to as the chief suspect in the Holyland investigation, was released to house arrest following over a month in jail. He...

Eida Officials Meet with PM’s Office Regarding Barzilai

Representatives of the Eida Chareidis met on Sunday with the Director-General of the Prime Minister’s Office, Eli Gabbai, along with other officials seeking to...

Obama Adviser: Times Square Bombing Suspect Linked To Taliban

The suspect in the failed Times Square bombing was likely working with the Taliban movement in Pakistan, President Obama's top terrorism adviser said Sunday. John...

Israel: The Murder Of The Hatikvah Shoemaker Z”L

On erev shabbos at 5:00am, Mishael Abramov z”l headed for shul, walking to the Yismach Moshe Shul in the Hatikva neighborhood of Tel Aviv...

Bill Moving Ahead to Halt Racism

A bill in response to the recent wave of anti-chareidi statements released by public officials will be placed on the desk of Knesset secretariat,...

Brutal Murder of Yeshiva Bachur in Kiev [UPDATED 1:09PM IL]

According to a Kol Chareidi report, a chareidi yeshiva bachur in Kiev was brutally murdered, stabbed to death and his body cut into...

Kosher Dairy Plant Files Suit For $11M

The owner of a kosher food plant in Ogdensburg has sued the city for $11 million. Tubroburg LLC, owned by Menachem and Schneur Bistritzky, claims...

Phony $100 Bills Flooding NYC

Phony $100 and $50 bills are flooding the city -- and the feds want your help to stop the high-quality fakes. The funny money, on...

Whipping Winds Down Trees, Power Lines Across Tri-State Area

Whipping winds wreaked havoc across the tri-state on Shabbos. Sustained winds of 40 miles per hour knocked down trees and tore down power lines...

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