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Hatzalah CEO, Linked to Met Council Scam, Steps Down

The CEO of the (U.S.) Chevra Hatzalah ambulance service resigned amid allegations that he conspired with William Rapfogel, the ex-CEO of the Metropolitan Council...

Kosher Food Firms Rush to Introduce New Products

Several kosher food manufacturers and distributors introduced new products in time for the Jewish holidays as part of an overall push to gain an...

Suspicious Fire Guts Two Israeli Kosher Restaurants in Florida

A fire destroyed two Israeli-owned kosher restaurants in a South Florida shopping plaza, including one that was torched a year ago by arsonists. The early...

Yad Vashem Cites Egyptian Doctor as Righteous Among the Nations

Yad Vashem recently recognized Dr. Mohamed Helmy and Frieda Szturmann as Righteous Among the Nations, an honorary title bestowed by Yad Vashem on behalf...

Anti-Israel Billboard Under Johannesburg Court Review

A local ad company removed one of BDS’s billboards in Johannesburg.

Tens of Thousands Pray for Rav Ovadia at the Kotel

If you wish to mention him in your prayers, his name is Harav Chaim Ovadia Yosef ben Gorgia.

Verbal Attack on Charedi Soldier Signals Renewal of ‘Chardakim’ Campaign

One rabbi has decreed that wearing an IDF uniform is tantamount to wearing a cross medallion.

Rav Ovadia: ‘Slight Improvement’ but in ‘Very Serious’ Condition’

Doctors reported a “slight improvement” in the health of Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, “Rav Ovadia,” Saturday night, but cautioned that he still is in “very...

New York, Pennsylvania Sukkahs Top ‘Sukkathon’ Competition

Three sukkahs, two in the United States and one in Israel, will share the title of "Number One Sukkah" as the winners of the...

Belzer Rebbe: Israeli Govt. Made Up of Dogs

Regarding the money his Chassidim are taking from the evil government, the Rebbe said it was their money.

Rav Ovadia’s Condition ‘Life-Threatening’

Hundreds of thousands of Jews in Israel and throughout the Diaspora are praying for the health of “Rav Ovadia,” one of Israel’s most influential rabbis and one of today’s greatest Torah sages. A name has been added.

Police Bar Jews from Holiday Visit to Temple Mount

Jerusalem police once again have prohibited Jews from visiting the Temple Mount because of security officials' unintended admission that they cannot or do not...

American-Iranian Jews Decline Meeting with Rohani

“No thanks” is the message American-Iranian Jews delivered to new Iranian government headed by President Hassan Rohani, after the regime sent the Iranian American...

Oh, Joy: Roger Waters Endorsing Anti-Israel Irish Education Package

"I have studied the education pack.. it is extremely well laid out, extremely informative and eloquent in a way that kids will understand..."

Expat Israeli Immigration Reformist Charged with Child Pornography

Naim led federal agents to his computer and admitted to viewing and downloading child pornography for multiple years.

Leftist ‘Pro-Israel’ Anti-Zionists Hurting Federations Donations

Everyone is “Pro-Israel” today. Jewish federations bankroll “Zionist” Gaza sympathizers and “Zionist” boycotters of anything over the “Green Line.” Fundraisers find they have crossed the “red line.”

Birkat Cohanim

On Sunday morning, the traditional Birkat Cohanim, Blessing of the Priests, was held in the Kotel courtyard. The Kotel was packed.

Jewish Agency Seeks ‘Number One Sukkah in the World’

Does your Sukkah stand up to the challenge as the “best in the world.” The Jewish Agency will be the judge in its “Sukkathon 2013” competition.

Homeland´s New Season References Argentine Jewish Center Bombing

The third season of the television hit “Homeland” will discuss the bombing of the AMIA Jewish center in Buenos Aires. In the first episode, which...

WoW Miss their Chance for Equality at Kotel Priestly Blessing

If the Women of the Wall want equality with men, why don’t they try to perform the Priestly Blessing at the Western Wall? Do tribal distinctions contradict “equality?” If so, who needs a Reform "rabbi?"

Report: Belgian Government Website Compared Israel to Nazi Germany

A Belgian Education Ministry website compared Israel and Nazi Germany, a Jewish newspaper reported. The comparisons were made on the KlasCement.be website, a major teaching...

GOP Official Won’t Apologize for Antisemitic Joke

A GOP official in Virginia refused to apologize for an antisemitic joke, although the party’s candidate for governor called it inappropriate. “I did not tell...

British PM: Holocaust Teaches not to Ignore Syria Crimes

British David Cameron said that the horrors of the Holocaust should bring out outrage in people who are against facing the reality that the...

NCSY Student Leader and Her Mother Struck by Car Erev Yom Kippur, Mother Killed

16 year-old NCSY board member, Orly Ohayon, is in critical condition and her mother was killed when a car struck them on their way to shul erev Yom Kippur.

Landmark Court Ruling to Flood Tel Aviv with African Immigrants

Monday could be Israel’s finest hour for human rights and blackest day for a Jewish state. The court struck down a Knesset bid to detain African illegals for three years, but there are more options.

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