Wednesday Morning News Briefs from Eretz Yisrael

The trial of the Meah Shearim mom gets underway in the Jerusalem District Court on Wednesday. **Gas prices went down about 2% at midnight, now...

WATCH: Simchas Bais Hashoeva At Yeshiva Merkaz Harav, Sukkos 5778

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Israel: It’s Law – Violent Students May be Ousted from School

In a 63-1 vote on Monday, the Knesset passed a bill sponsored by Education Minister Gideon Saar into law which permits expelling a violent...

NOW IN JERUSALEM: School Bus (Tender) With Children Blows Past Red Light

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) It's not only in New York City that school buses carrying children to and from school have blatant disregard for vehicle...

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Thousands Are Mispallel In Amuka At The Tziyun Of R’ Yonasan ben Uziel

(VIDEO AND PHOTOS IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) Thousands traveled to the tziyun of the Tana R’ Yonasan ben Uziel in Amuka on Tuesday, 27 Sivan, for...

VIDEO: Nachal Chareidi Commander Who Interfered With Police Arrest Of A Settler Sent To...

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) A Nachal Chareidi commander was sent to 18 days in prison for interfering with border police who were arrested a settler....

Eida Chareidis Moves Ahead with Shabbos Protest

While the Eida Chareidis agreed to postpone a major pro-Shabbos demonstration last week, it appears the event is on the agenda for this Shabbos....

Will R’ Melamed Sign R’ Druckman’s Text?

Today, Sunday, the deadline runs out for Har Bracha Hesder Yeshiva rosh yeshiva Rabbi Eliezer Melamed to openly declare that hesder soldiers must accept...

Knesset Defeats Election & Draft Motions

The Knesset today, voted down two motions to dissolve the coalition and call for general elections. The bills presented by Labor MK Yitzchak Herzog...

Israel: Gas Prices To Drop 3.84 Percent On Motzei Shabbos

Good news for drivers – on motzei Shabbos, gasoline prices are dropping. The new prices will go into effect at midnight motzei Shabbos to...

Israel: Court Rules in Favor on Orphan Terror Victims

Tel Aviv Labor Court Justice Ariela Kitzer-Katz last week ruled in favor of seven petitioners, all of whom lost both parents in terror attacks....

Shaked Denies A Deal With PM Netanyahu: Accuses Left-Wing Of Trying To Smear Her...

Ayelet Shaked is sticking to her story, insisting that despite accusations to the contrary, there is no deal between her and Prime Minister Binyamin...

NYPD Commissioner Kelly Visits the Kosel

NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly visited the Kosel on Wednesday afternoon, escorted by MK (Kadima) Shaul Mofaz and Malcolm Hoenlein, who serves as executive vice...

Bennet: In The Next Government, I Will Ask For Defense Portfolio

Minister of Education and Chairman of the Bayit Yehudi party, Naftali Bennet on Thursday, 21 Adar, marked his main condition for entering the next...

YWN Eretz Yisrael Morning News Roundup – 5/22/08

(Yechiel Spira – YWN Israel) SECURITY/DEFENSE: *PA sources report that the IAF early Thursday morning targeted a vehicle transporting terrorists near the ruins of the...

Vishnitzer Avreich Arrested At The Airport And Turned Over To IDF Police

Elvil Hager, a 24-year-old yeshiva Vishnitz avreich, was arrested on his way out of Israel heading to Toronto, Canada on Tuesday night. He was...

DM Lieberman: I Have Already Decided Who Will Be The Next IDF Chief Of...

Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, who must decide on a replacement for IDF Chief of Staff Lt.-General Gadi Eizenkott, surprised everyone during an interview with...

Heavy Military Activity Seen Heading Towards Gaza

21:13 IL: Since earlier on Sunday evening, when IDF spokesman Brig.-Gen. Avi Benayahu announced “reservists are operating in Gaza” there has been a visible...