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Babies, Mothers Exposed to Measles at Maayanei Yeshua Hospital

It is unclear how the child's father managed to bring his six-year-old into the department against hospital rules.

Police Officers Hurt in Terror Attack in Jerusalem’s Armon Hanatziv Neighborhood

Security personnel are searching for a second individual who allegedly aided the terrorist in his attack.

‘Live’ Anti-Tank Mine Discovered in Shfaram in Northern Israel

Police and military sappers were summoned to defuse the explosive.

IDF Soldier Wounded in Bus at Gaza Border ‘Slowly Improving’

Doctors say the soldier's condition is now improving; he is breathing on his own, and beginning to talk.

UN Security Council Takes No Action on Hamas

"We were not able to find a solution to the situation in Gaza," said Kuwait's ambassador, because the Council members could not agree on what to do.

Stoning and Firebombing Terror Attacks Continue in Judea and Samaria

Palestinian Authority terrorists are continuing to attack Israelis hoping to murder both Jewish and Arab drivers using rocks, Molotov cocktails (firebombs), live fireworks and sometimes gunfire.

IDF Shoots Gaza ‘Fisherman’ Refusing to Back Away from Israel’s Border

The soldiers opened fire when the Gazans walked towards the border despite being ordered to stay back. They also ignored warning shots fired by IDF troops to head them off.

Netanyahu: ‘Our Enemies Pleaded for a Ceasefire and They Know Very Well Why’

"I see the overall picture of Israel's security, which I cannot share with the public. [...] it is mostly hidden from view."

Liberman Resigns, Says Ceasefire Was Surrender to Terrorism; Bennett Wants Defense Ministry

Chairman of Habayit Hayehudi Knesset faction MK Shuli Mualem-Refaeli called on Netanyahu to appoint her party's chairman, Naftali Bennett, as defense minister.

Tax Authority Wants Halt on Exemptions to Olim, Returning Israelis, with Earnings Abroad

Potential olim and returning citizens would be more reluctant to come to Israel if they foresee disputes with the Tax Authority.

Rumor: DM Liberman Will Resign Today

Sources close to the defense minister said that since the last round of violence, he had been demanding "tough and decisive action against Hamas."

Greenblatt Rebuking ‘Terrorists in Gaza’ Amidst Promises of ‘Deal of the Century’

It remains to be seen how Greenblatt plans to incorporate his clear understanding of the borderline-suicidal policies of the Gaza terror gang into his much touted plan for a "deal of the century."

Praising Netanyahu’s Caution

The prime minister’s refusal to seek a final reckoning with Hamas generated criticism. But his decision to avoid war was sound policy.

Tsunami of Self-Immolation

The Reform, Conservative and Reconstructionist movements have, in the last 30 years, rapidly devolved away from being rejectionists of traditional Judaism. These movements have now embraced a new religion with gusto. That religion is commonly called liberalism.

Post mid-term Election US National Security Policy

President Trump is not expected to pursue an isolationist policy. Instead, he will persist in a unilateral – rather than multilateral – diplomatic, economic and military policy, where US national security interests supersede counter-productive and hostile interests set by international and multilateral organizations

A False Olive Branch

Every time the Arabs claim that Jews vandalize or destroy olive trees it always happens every year in late October and early November. Funny, this is the pruning season for olive trees, and the ideal time to do a heavy pruning.

As Palestinians Fire 400 Rockets, UN Meets to Give them $

On November 12, 2018, the Palestinian Arabs in Gaza fired over 400 rockets into various populations centers in Israel. Buses, roads and homes were hit, killing and injuring people trying to manage their lives.

Manuel L. Quezon, President Of The Philippines, Rescuer Of Jews

During the Battle of Manila, my parents hid with me and several others in a foxhole while the Japanese went on a massacre and burned everything in sight.
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Let’s Get Ready to Rumble

The titanic twin forces of Jacob and Esav begin their epic battle which rages till today. Three times does Jacob nip at the heal of Esav his brother - at the birth, at the soup, and at his father's blessings. Rabbi Yishai is in Brooklyn, on the way to Toronto, on the way to the Land of Israel. Join him on the road for the war's play by play!

Your Spouse May Have A Point

Opposing insights are worth reflecting on. To handle different viewpoints in a marriage requires maturity, and every couple is advised to attain this maturity sooner rather than later. For you can either respect your spouse’s "illogical opinion” or suffocate the person you selected to marry.

The Courage Of Persistence

Normally we strive to individuate ourselves by differentiating ourselves from our parents. Isaac was not like this. He was content to be a link in the chain of generations, faithful to what his father had started. Isaac represents the faith of persistence, the courage of continuity/

The Rubashkin Saga (Part XIX)

Another installment in the ongoing injustice perpetrated against Shalom Rubashkin. Chodesh Tov

A Jewish Walk Of Fame

If we had a Walk of Fame for our nation, there is no doubt that Avraham Avinu would be the first star on it

The Real Target In Pittsburgh

The war of the haters of Am Yisrael is against our spirit; therefore, they won't relent on their aim to wipe our name out. They don’t realize that they will never succeed. "The bush will not be consumed" – ever.

On Judaism And Islam

Hidden beneath the surface of Parshat Chayei Sarah, for example, is another story, alluded to only in a series of hints. Here are three clues in the text...

Redeeming Relevance: When a Brother is Not

Understanding relationships leading to understanding the parsha

Spreading the Gifts of Monotheism

Sexual ethics are a practical lesson of monotheism, of a belief in the Creator of Heaven and Earth. Without a God, the contemporary Western idea of consenting adults doing whatever does not harm anyone makes perfect sense; part of what the Jewish people learned from our Patriarchs and Matriarchs was a broader perspective, which taught us to discipline our sexuality.

The Light Within – The Light Above

All Toledot - Relationships - begin with our relationship with ourselves.

TORAH SHORTS: Parshat Chaye Sara: The Plot to Kill Abraham’s Servant

Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared. -Marcus Tullius Cicero

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