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Archaeologists Restore Second Temple Courtyard Flooring with Help from Mathematician

3 Elul 5776 – September 6, 2016
Frankie Snyder said he succeeded in restoring the ornate tile patterns “using geometric principles, and through similarities found in tile design used by Herod at other sites.”

A Pillar of Torah Lost as Haifa Chief Rabbi Sha’ar Yashuv Cohen Passes Away...

A bastion of Judaism and Torah has been lost with the passing of longtime Haifa Chief Rabbi Eliyahu Yosef Sha'ar Yashuv Cohen, z'l, age 89.

UN Report on Failed Gaza, PA Governments: It’s All Israel’s Fault

3 Elul 5776 – September 5, 2016
We went looking for those items that best reflect how the report turns facts and figures on their heads to come up with the preconceived conclusion: it's all the fault of the Israeli occupation, and once Israel is out of the picture you'll see how those Palestinians will become Switzerland of the Middle East.

Former Shas MK: Solve Train Problem the Jewish Way – Use Goyim

Amsalem suggested that the clash over the railroad works over the past two Shabbat days was mostly about politics.

Jewish, Muslim High School Students Marked for Death in Duncan, South Carolina

A student at the high school reported the death threats to authorities Friday evening; they included pics of weapons and neo-Nazi images.

Senior German Lawmaker Says Law of Integration is Solution to Jewish Community Fears

2 Elul 5776 – September 4, 2016
Senior German lawmaker Johannes Kahrs says a Law of Integration would solve the Jewish community fears being fed by recent events escalated by incoming Muslim refugees.

Three Girls Arrested for Walking Around the Temple Mount

Honenu attorneys are looking into the reason for their arrests.

Meretz Chairwoman Forced Supreme Court to Work on Shabbat

Israeli courts maintain skeletal Shabbat and Holiday shifts to respond to the most urgent needs, like police requests for injunctions to prevent the smuggling of children.

Father of IDF Staff Sgt. Oron Shaul, z’l, Dies Waiting for Son’s Body

30 Av 5776 – September 2, 2016
A difficult illness has ended the fierce battle for the return of IDF Staff Sgt. Oron Shaul z'l's body by his father Herzl Shaul, z'l.

Sharp Rightwing Criticism of Supreme Court Ruling on Demolishing Gush Etzion Homes

Minister Zeev Elkin called on Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked (Habayit Hayehudi) to lead a far reaching reform to regain the public's trust in the Supreme Court.

Jewish Agency Program Connects Israeli and Diaspora Schools

The Global School Twinning Network was awarded the Jerusalem Unity Prize for its work in promoting unity between worldwide Jewish communities and Israeli society.

UK-Based World Jewish Relief Marks 1 Year Aiding More Than 17,500 Refugees

The UK-based Jewish relief organization has helped thousands of refugees in Greece and Turkey, including thousands of children, over the past year.

Jewish Man Arrested for Saying Shema on Temple Mount

29 Av 5776 – September 1, 2016
The young man could have been a Hasid, in which case he may have considered his uttering of the Shema to be part of his morning prayer.

Report: Hundreds of UN Accredited NGOs Promoting Anti-Semitism, Terrorism

Most striking for an organization founded on the ashes of the Holocaust, the UN enables its accredited NGOs to play a central role in promoting modern anti-Semitism.

Mayer Herskovic Accused of Leading Beating of Brooklyn Black Gay Man [video]

His DNA was found on the heel of the victim’s sneaker, which was found on the roof of a nearby building.

Soldier Lightly Wounded by Arab Gunfire While Guarding Joseph’s Tomb Worshippers

The worshipers were pelted with stones and firebombs and Israeli forces responded using means for dispersing demonstrations.

US 2nd Circuit Appeals Court Reverses Anti-Terror Verdict Against Palestinian Authority, PLO

28 Av 5776 – August 31, 2016
The court case involving the families of terror victims against the Palestinian Authority takes a new turn, and further appeal may be required.

‘Freedom March’ Spells Pre-Shabbat Nightmare for Gush Etzion Jews

The unique stretch of the tunnel road allows a few dozen protesters to block traffic traveling between Jerusalem and Gush Etzion on Erev Shabbat.

Moshe Wertheim, Owner of Coca Cola Israel, Dies at 86

A bulwark in the Israeli business world has passed away: Moshe Wertheim, owner of Coca Cola Israel is dead at 86.

Seattle Jewish Business Mogul Dumps Trump, But Others Pick Up Slack

A prominent Republican Jewish real estate developer in Seattle backs away from supporting Donald Trump after locals turn up the heat.

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