Monday Morning News Briefs from Eretz Yisrael

Bituach Leumi workers around the country are continuing work sanctions today, Monday. **A firebomb was hurled at a bus traveling near PA-occupied Beit Lechem on...

MVA in Monsey

1:00AM EST: Monsey Hatzolah has transported one person involved in an MVA at Route 306 and Rita Ave. Route 306 will reportedly be shut down...

YWN Eretz Yisrael Morning News Roundup – 9/24/08

SECURITY/DEFENSE: *Today, Wednesday, is day 99 of the virtual Gaza ceasefire. *Today is Gilad Shalit’s 822nd day in Hamas captivity. *An explosion in a Gaza weapons smuggling...

Peres Expresses Concerns Regarding Iranian Threat

In his remarks concerning a ceasefire in Gaza, President Shimon Peres stated “We don’t want to make Gaza a satellite of Iran. Most of...

Child Falls Off Truck, Chopper Requested

6:00PM EST: Catskills (Ulster / Sullivan County border) Catskills Hatzolah is on the scene of a child who has fallen off a truck on Dairyland...

MK Moses on Negotiations with Likud

After another round of coalition talks between Yahadut HaTorah and Likud, MK Menachem Eliezer Moses on Monday afternoon reports significant and acceptable progress regarding...

Noam Shalit Continues Meeting with MKs

Mr. Noam Shalit, father of captive IDF soldier Gilad Shalit, is continuing meetings with MKs, now making the rounds among opposition parties. He called...

Tefillos in Chevron On Taanis Esther

One Thursday, Taanis Esther, at 1:00pm, a tefilla rally will be held outside Ma'arat HaMachpelah, for a refuah shleima for “numerous people”; protesting continued...

State Comptroller: Concerns Over the Health of Our Poultry

In the state comptroller’s report released on Wednesday, May 6th, one of the many subjects addressed is concerns over the integrity of the feed...

Rebbitzin Rivki HYD was 5 Months Pregnant

Adding to the pain and emotions of today’s double funeral for the Holtzberg family, Reb Shimon Rosenberg, Rivki Holtzberg’s father, announced that his daughter...

Almagor Says Free Shalit, But Not at “Any Price”

The Almagor terror victims’ association last week sent a letter to Prime Minister Ehud Olmert requesting that he not engage in a deal to...

Barak, the Capitalist Socialist

Labor Party leader Ehud Barak on Monday stressed he is a socialist, condemning the capitalist policies of opposition leader Binyamin Netanyahu. He added that...

Hundreds Flee California Wildfire

Firefighters gained ground Sunday against an early season wildfire that slowly chewed its way through dense brush near Los Angeles, forcing more than 1,000...

Monday Evening News Briefs from Eretz Yisrael

An Israeli motorist sustained light injuries in an evening rock attack near Sinjel, south of Yishuv Shilo in Shomron. **The Bank of Israel has announced...

11:00AM EST: Switzerland: Plane Crashes Into Building

A small aircraft crashed into an apartment building in the Swiss city of Basel on Monday, police and airport officials said. The pilot of...

Abu Mazen: No Point in Resuming Talks

Speaking to Russian language media, PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen) announced there is no point in resuming diplomatic talks with Israel for as...

Shas Leader Comes Out in a Scathing Attack Against Kadima

It would appear that Shas leader Eli Yishai has had enough of the insults. He came out in a scathing attack against Kadima leader...

Pedestrian Struck in Queens

9:43AM EST: Queens Hatzolah is on the scene of a pedestrain struck by an auto on 108th Street near 65th Avenue. Extent of injuries are...

Labor & Kadima Sign a Deal – Vote to Dissolve Knesset Pushed Off

After signing an agreement on Wednesday morning with Labor Party leader Ehud Barak, Prime Minister Ehud Olmert may breathe a sigh of relief, having...

Ezer Mizion’s Annual Bone Marrow Drive on Wednesday

Join Israel's nationwide bone marrow donor recruitment drive on Wednesday January 21, at testing stations throughout the country. If you are between 18 and 50,...

12:32AM EST: 3 Kassam rockets hit Sderot

12:32AM EST: Three Kassam rockets have just hit Sderot. There is no reports yet on damage or injuries.

IDF Officer Admits to Plagiarizing Master’s Degree Work

According to a Sunday morning Israel Radio report, an IDF officer of the rank of lt.-colonel attending the National Security College has admitted to...

Court Decisions Against 2 Former Ministers on Thursday

On Thursday, the fate of two former ministers will be announced as the courts release their verdict in the respective cases. Former Shas minister Shlomo...

Pedestrian Struck in Boro Park

1:10PM EST: Boro Park Hatzolah is transporting a patient who was struck by a vehicle in front of 1417 59th Street to Lutheran Trauma...

2:20AM EST: Staten Island: O/T Vehicle

Staten Island Expressway @ Clove Road - overturned vehicle. No serious inj being reported.

Missing Yerushalayim Youth Found in Tzfas

On Monday night, shortly after midnight, residents of Ramat Shlomo in Yerushalayim (Reches Shuafat) were awakened to the sound of a loudspeaker as a...

No Backing for Teital Among Shvut Rachel Residents

The rav and residents of the Shomron community of Shvut Rachel have released statements to the media distancing themselves from accused murderer and terrorist,...

6:30PM EST: Flatbush: Fire In A Home

FDNY is putting all hands to work for a fire at 1st Court and Coney Island Avenue in Flatbush. The fire is in a...

Photos: Car Into Store-Front in Flatbush

Click HERE to see photos taken on Wednesday - when a car drove into a store front on McDonald Avenue near Elmwood Road (originally...

Lung Cancer Trial Targets Asbestos-Related Disease

Patients are being recruited for a clinical trial of a new targeted radiation and chemotherapy protocol for pleural mesothelioma, a cancer of the lung's...

Search Team Leaves Israel Headed to China

Israeli team leaves Israel to China to assist in efforts to locate 23-year-old Omri Kidron, who was last seen falling off a cliff into a...

Tuesday Morning News Briefs from Eretz Yisrael

A security guard was assaulted at Ra’anana Junction on Monday evening. The attackers fled with his weapon. The injured man was transported to Meir...

Tuesday Afternoon News Briefs from Eretz Yisrael

Authorities apprehended a 6 lbs bomb attached to a motorcycle at the 443 Checkpoint earlier in the week, thereby preventing what police report would...

One In 10 With Mortgage Face Foreclosure

One in 10 American households with a mortgage was at risk of foreclosure this summer as the government's efforts to help have had little...

Terror Alert in Tel Aviv Area [UPDATED 1:31PM IL]

12:50PM: Police have moved to alert status in the Greater Tel Aviv area following credible intelligence information of a planned attack in the city....

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