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PHOTOS: Operation Turning Point 17 Continues

(PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Operation Turning Point 17 continues this week in Israel and on Wednesday, 20 Sivan, simulated earthquakes are taking place around the...

NYC Vendor Who Alerted Police ABout Times Square Bomb Seeks Office

A Times Square street vendor who alerted police to an attempted car bombing in 2010 said Tuesday that he is running for Congress. Duane...

Yated Neeman Gives Shas’ Deri Semicha

The daily Yated Neeman on Sunday, 6 Nissan 5774 referred to Shas leader Aryeh Deri as “rabbi” for a first time in many years. In...

Trump’s Changes Coming Too Late? Republicans Worrying

Republicans increasingly fear Donald Trump is missing valuable opportunities to build a winning case against Hillary Clinton, compounding their concerns about his campaign's day-to-day...

Fiorina’s Career As Tech CEO Is Still A Matter Of Debate

Ten years after GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina was unceremoniously fired from her job as chief executive of Hewlett-Packard, her tumultuous business career is...

NY Court Upholds Requiring Flu Vaccinations Or Masks

A midlevel New York court has upheld the state Health Department's 2013 requirement that medical personnel get vaccinations or wear masks during flu season...

WATCH: CNN’s Don Lemon: White Men Are ‘Biggest Terror Threat In This Country’

CNN isn’t commenting about Don Lemon’s statement that white men represent the biggest terrorist threat in the country. Lemon’s statement, on his show Monday, attracted...

The 3 Water Mitzvos and the 6 Rules of Swimming

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5TJT.com The recent drowning tragedies this summer underscore the need to remind us all of three very important Mitzvos that...

NY: Sick of Waiting for Your Meds? New Law Will Increase Supplies

It may soon be much easier for patients to avoid co-payments and obtain larger supplies of their prescription medication from local pharmacies, thanks to...

Gowdy: Oversight Won’t Investigate Russian Interference

The new chairman of the House Oversight Committee said Friday he does not plan to investigate Russia's meddling in the 2016 election or questions...

Iran Says They Have Given Hamas Ability To Produce Fajr-5

An Iranian news agency says the head of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard has disclosed his country has given terrorists in Gaza the ability to...

SYMBOLIC: Trump Trip To Israel Possibly First Flight From Saudi Arabia

Even before President Donald Trump began his trip to Israel, he already may have made history. The president’s flight from Riyadh to Tel Aviv on...

Live on YWN Tomorrow: Hespedim to Mark First Yahrzeit of Harav Moshe Twersky HY”D

Atzeres Hisorerus to mark the first yahrzeit of Harav Moshe Twersky zt"l, hy"d, will take place tomorrow, Thursday Nov. 4, at Yeshivas Toras Moshe, 112 Sanhedria Murchevet...

Israel: More Teachers Want to Use WhatsApp to Communicate with Students

On the one hand, the Education Ministry does not permit teachers to be in contact with students via social media with the exception of...

Oorah’s Early Bird Raffle: Win 5 Flights To Israel

Oorah announces it’s Early Bird Special.  Donors of $36 or more get the chance to win 5 tickets to Israel each day of Chanukah...

BANKRUPT: Sears Files For Chapter 11 Amid Plunging Sales, Massive Debt

Sears filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses. The question now is whether a smaller version...

Har Habayis Activist MK Yehuda Glick Spends “First Seder” Learning In Ponevezh

Talmidim in Ponevezh were somewhat surprised to see MK (Likud) Yehuda Glick seated in the beis medrash as the day’s first seder began on...