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MK and Police Discussing Making Marijuana Legal

10 Sivan 5775 – May 28, 2015
Does the popularity of smoking grass mean that is good for the soul?

Jewish Agency’s Natan Sharansky Speaks Up for Efrat Chief Rabbi Shlomo Riskin

10 Sivan 5775 – May 27, 2015
Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky expresses his firm support for Efrat Chief Rabbi Shlomo Riskin.

Rabbi Shlomo Riskin to ‘Stay On No Matter What’ Says Efrat Mayor

9 Sivan 5775 – May 26, 2015
Efrat Chief Rabbi Shlomo Riskin plans appeal to Supreme Court over fight to stay in his position; city's mayor also vows support.

Rare 1,000 Yr Old Ketubah on Exhibit in Jerusalem

An extremely rare 1,000-year-old ketuba inscribed in Aramaic is now on exhibit in the National Library in Jerusalem.

Chabad of Dead Sea Works a Miracle for Wedding Blessings Before Shavuot

5 Sivan 5775 – May 22, 2015
At the ninth hour, Chabad of Dead Sea whipped together sheva brochot in 2 hours for a newly wedded tourist couple -- out of nowhere.

Foreign Minister Hotovely: Tell the World ‘God Gave Israel to the Jews’

Israel finally has a Foreign Minister who is not ashamed to say the word "God."

Rivlin Tells Bnei Akiva, ‘We Must Not Let This Happen Again’

4 Sivan 5775 – May 21, 2015
Israeli Pres. Rivlin expresses deep concern after vandals torch a Bnei Akiva building and synagogue in northern Israel.

Israel’s 5-Year Upgrade Plan for Western Wall

2 Sivan 5775 – May 19, 2015
Israel's new government has approved a five-year plan to upgrade and develop the area around the Western Wall.

Paris Jews Beaten, Hospitalized After More Anti-Semitic Violence

Two separate, violent anti-Semitic attacks in the Paris area sent a Jewish mother and a Jewish teenager to hospitals.

New Torah Scroll Gifted to Nevatim Air Force Base

1 Sivan 5775 – May 18, 2015
A new Torah scroll is gifted to the IDF Nevatim Air Force base in southern Israel in memory of murdered soldier Almog Shiloni, z'l.

Jewish Red Army Veterans Mark V-E Day on Hebrew Date in Times Sq

27 Iyyar 5775 – May 15, 2015
More than 50 Red Army Jewish war veterans from New York during World War II gathered to mark Hebrew date of V-E day.

Chabad Prepares for Nepal’s New Nightmare – Monsoon Season

23 Iyyar 5775 – May 11, 2015
Volunteers at Chabad of Kathmandu are working to distribute waterproof tents to earthquake victims in Nepal ahead of moonsoon season.

Torah Stolen from Ziv Hospital in Tzefat

22 Iyyar 5775 – May 10, 2015
A Torah scroll has been stolen from Ziv Hospital in Tzefat. Police are investigating.

Oldest Set of 10 Commandments Showing in Israel

17 Iyyar 5775 – May 5, 2015
The oldest copy of the Ten Commandments in the world is on display at Israel's national museum.

Bangkok Chabad Rabbi Among Winners of Jerusalem Unity Prize

15 Iyyar 5775 – May 3, 2015
Rabbi Nechemya Wilhelm, director of Ohr Menachem-Bangkok Chabad House, is one of the recipients of the Jerusalem Unity Award.

Israel Counter-Terror Bureau Nixes Travel to Tunisia

Israel's Counter-Terrorism Bureau is warning citizens not to travel to Tunisia, especially during Lag B'Omer.

‘Survey Monkey’ CEO David Goldberg Passes Away at 47

'Survey Monkey' CEO David Goldberg, husband of Facebook exec Sheryl Sandberg, dies suddenly Friday night at age 47.

Kachlon Says Allowing Public Buses on Shabbat a ‘Social Issue’

Kachlon is sounding suspiciously like Yair Lapid, the last government's supposed champion of "social justice."

From Segregation to Confrontation – No Nostalgia for Baltimore

11 Iyyar 5775 – April 30, 2015
The Ravens' Ray Lewis screamed that violence is never the answer." Unfortunately, he is wrong.

Borough Park Crowned NY City’s Baby Capital

9 Iyyar 5775 – April 28, 2015
The Brooklyn neighborhood of Borough Park holds the record for the highest birth rate in New York City in 2013.

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