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Chassidic Woman Wins Montreal Council Race

Mindy Pollak, a 24-year-old aesthetician, became the first Chassidic woman to hold public office in Montreal. Pollak, a member of the Vishnitzer sect, defeated four candidates...

My Family’s Terror at the NJ Garden State Mall (Video)

Suddenly tens of people start running toward us screaming “There’s a shooter. SHOOTER. Run. Get out.”

State Dept. Removing Any Doubt about a US Forced Deal: It’s On

What, you thought the Administration was leaving these talks up to the two sides? What is this, a Bush White House?

Beauty is as Beauty Does; Saphira Products Promote Pure Israel

It isn't enough that Saphira Greenberg-Tessler wanted to make the very best hair care products in the world. She and her husband, Aviad, both committed to having everything from Saphira Hair - the ingredients, the bottles, even the boxes - be from Israel.

US to Stage Conflict Intervention Should Peace Talks Collapse

After meeting with senior Palestinian and American officials, Meretz party chairwoman MK Zehava Gal-On said Monday that the U.S. is “moving from a coordination...

Hagel Credits Bibi’s Threats with Iran’s Willingness to Negotiate

Following the very chilly reception Hagel received from Israel's friends, the Secretary of Defense has made an effort to gain Israel's security establishment's trust.

Website Helps Sandy Victims and Non-Profits Find Grants

Funding sources are invited to publicize grants at no cost.

Report: Lockheed Martin to Open Subsidiary in Israel

Lockheed Martin reportedly plans to open a subsidiary in Israel that will employ hundreds of workers. The American aerospace and defense contractor also is looking...

Report: NSA Spied on Israel, Shared Intelligence

Israel has been the target of spying by the U.S. National Security Agency and also collaborates on intelligence gathering with the United States, The...

Bibi: Palestinians Manufacturing Crisis

The PLO is threatening to go to the UN Security Council over Israel’s announcement on Sunday of tenders to build new homes east of the "green line."

Five Parties Call Nov. 5 Ballot ‘Flawed, Defective and Prejudicial’

The chairpersons of five political parties and several candidates in the November 5 General Election in New York City, arguing that the ballot that...

DC Deals Site Posts Slothish Apology, Used Dreidels to Symbolize Greed

An impossible-to-find apology announcing a refund "for all who attended" doesn't quite cut it as a "heartfelt apology" for the "bigoted and hurtful behavior" of equating Jews with greed.

Brave New Nation: 30 New Rabbinical Courts to Process Conversions

Stern's pending bill already appears to enjoy the initial, albeit tacit, support of Naftali Bennett's Jewish Home.

Pakistanis Meeting on US Ties after Drone Kills Taliban Chief

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will preside over a crucial meeting Sunday to discuss his country's relationship with the U.S. following the drone strike...

LAX Shooter Wanted to Kill TSA Officers

Paul Ciancia, 23, the unemployed motorcycle mechanic behind the shooting at the Los Angeles airport was looking to kill as many employees of the...

‘No Pause’ in AIPAC Iran Sanctions Campaign

The American Israel Public Affairs Committee said there would be “no pause, delay or moratorium in our efforts” to seek new sanctions on Iran. The...

Don’t Miss the Lower East Side 5th Jewish Heritage Festival

Sunday, November 3, 2013  10:45 AM to 4:00 PM LESJC KLING & NIMAN FAMILY VISITOR CENTER 400 GRAND STREET (between Clinton & Suffolk Sts) Insider's Walking Tours...

Court Blocks Scheindlin Anti-Stop-and-Frisk Tirade, Lhota: Bravo!

Lhota loves the stop-and-frisk court ruling, de Blasio ‘disappointed.'

Cemetery Embezzler Pays Restitution, Gets Five Years’ Probation

Ilana Friedman and her husband Arthur charged tens of thousands of dollars using the cemetery’s credit cards.

Shooting at Los Angeles Airport, at Least One Dead

Seven people were injured when a lone gunman opened fire in Los Angeles Airport on Friday morning, local time. One person was killed.

Joseph Hayon Runs For City Council

Joseph Hayon, the Republican candidate for city council in the 44th district (Boro Park, Kensington, Midwood and Flatbush), is no stranger to running for office.

White House Asks Pro-Israel Groups to Tone Down Iran Sanctions Talk

The U.S. government is asking pro-Israel activists to reduce their public support for more sanctions on Iran just prior to another round of discussions...

PA Negotiators Quit in Protest, but Don’t Hold Your Breath

The Palestinian Authority negotiators made a pitch for a Got Talent show and quit in protest over Israel’s plan to build homes for Jews. Abbas played his role to the hilt and refused the resignations.

Orthodox Jewish Vote Major Focus of Both Mayoral Campaigns

Lhota admitted that he couldn't pronounce the term "metzitzah b’peh," an issue of concern that was brought up several times throughout the day.

London Newspaper ‘Creates’ New Settlement that Doesn’t Exist

The only good news about media ignorance is that the bigger lies newspapers create, the brighter will be the light of truth what the lies eventually come apart.

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