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Governor DeSantis in Gush Etzion: BDS is DOA in Florida

The visit was of historical significance as it marked the first time a Florida Governor has crossed the “green line” into Judea and Samaria.

Trump Implies Obama Responsible for Orlando Shooting, Calls for Resignation [video]

Speaking on Fox News, Trump said about President Obama: “He doesn’t get it or he gets it better than anybody understands—it’s one or the other and either one is unacceptable.”

Florida Chabad Vandalized after Expansion Plan Announcement

The Chabad Jewish Center in Boca Raton, Fla., was vandalized a day after an article in a local newspaper announced the center’s expansion plans. A...

Texts to Florida Jewish Voters Cite Democratic Leut. Gov. Nominee’s Anti-Semitic Comments

The DeSantis campaign did not deny they had sent the text messages to voters with Jewish last names, and stated: “Chris King’s comments speak for themselves."

Religious Man Sues McDonald’s for Demanding He Shave His Beard

The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which filed the suit on behalf of Javadi, claims that Chalfont & Associates' anti-beard policy is an “unlawful employment practice.”
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17 Dead in South Florida High School Shooting

“There were problems with him last year threatening students, and I guess he was asked to leave campus.”

After Orlando Bloodbath, Israeli Leaders ‘Stand Shoulder to Shoulder’ With US

Israeli leaders conveyed their condolences to the US following the Orlando attack.

Jews Threatened After Leaving Synagogue in Florida

The attacker identified himself as a “Black Israelite” and said his “Hebrew name” was Elijah Israel. He called the victims “fake Jews.”

Ruling Returns Kosher Meals to Florida Inmates

A federal judge has ordered the Florida prisons service to provide kosher meals to all prisoners with a “sincere religious basis” by July 1. The...

Hoyer Again to Lead House Democrats to Israel

Rep. Steny Hoyer, the second-ranked Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives, again will lead fellow Democrats on a tour of Israel funded by...

Israel Thanks Florida for Taking Action Against Airbnb’s Anti-Israel Boycott

Governor DeSantis announced that he stands with the Florida Cabinet which accepted the State Board of Administration’s recommendation to place Airbnb on the Scrutinized Companies List.

Fla. County Chairwoman Apologizes for Use of ‘Jewing’

The chairwoman of a board of commissioners in Franklin County, Fla., said she apologized to those who questioned her for using the word “jewing”...

Spirit Airlines Flight Cancelled Due to Smoke

Spirit Airlines Flight 197 from NYC to Ft. Lauderdale was cancelled at La Guardia on Saturday due to smoke.

Miami Police Spot Clue to Rabbi’s Killer on Video

South Florida police have new clues to the identity of the person, or persons, who murdered Rabbi Joseph Raksin 10 days ago.

Florida Shooter Identified, Two Dead, Multiple Wounded at Video Game Tournament

24-year-old David Katz from Baltimore has been identified by Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams, as the shooter.

Airbnb to Face Trouble in Florida, Says Incoming Gov. DeSantis

"I know that state workers are allowed to use Airbnb for official travel. That is not going to be acceptable with me as governor."

NYC Lawmaker Laurie Cumbo Presses Miami to Find Rabbi Raksin’s Murderer

NYC lawmaker Laurie Cumbo presses Miami-Dade officials to find Rabbi Joseph Raksin's murderer.

Orlando Terror Shooting Preceded by ISIS Call for Local Attacks During Ramadan

The Orlando terror attack was preceded by a specific call to action by ISIS, urging supporters to strike "at home" during Ramadan.

Israeli Consulate in Miami Closed, Emissaries Evacuated Ahead of Hurricane Irma

Israeli consular officials in Miami are preparing for a quick evacuation if the storm lives up to its reputation and hits the city as hard as predicted.

Mother of New Ambassador Dermer: He’s a Red-Blooded American

Ron Dermer, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s choice to succeed American-born Michael Oren as Israel’s Ambassador to the United States, moved to Israel 16 years...

Last Survivor of Sobibor Death Camp, Philip Bialowitz, obm, Passes Away

The last Polish Jew who managed to survive the Sobibor Nazi death camp has passed away at the age of 90.

Florida’s Governor DeSantis Arrives in Israel, Seeking to Boost Bonds with Jewish State

DeSantis stated Friday that he “promised to be the most pro-Israel Governor in America.”

Marriage Proposal Greets Miami Marathon Runner at Finish

A marriage proposal awaited a runner at the finish line of the Miami Marathon. New Yorker Rachel Avisrur, who was running in Sunday’s marathon to...

Boca-Trained And Ordained Rabbis Graduate

Machon Menachem-Boca Raton Rabbinical College ordained fourteen rabbis at a graduation ceremony held at Chabad of Boca Raton on Military Trail, Thursday, May 30.

Nearing Double Digits in the Democrat Defection from Bad Iran Deal

Yesterday's count had four Congressional Democrats coming out against the Iran Nuclear Deal. But since yesterday, that number has nearly doubled. And, amazingly, the latest three...

Airbnb Removed from Florida Blacklist After Reversing Decision to Delist Jewish Homes in Judea,...

DeSantis: “As Governor, I have an obligation to oppose policies that unfairly target Israel."

Jewish Doctor: Booted Off Plane When Arab Complained About Me

A New York doctor claims she was booted from a JetBlue flight when an Arab complained about her being on the plane.

Israeli Consulate Reopens in Miami, With Limited Service

Israelis in Miami were asked by the Consulate to “be patient” in the coming days, inasmuch as it will take time to bring the office back up to full speed.

Man, 72, Plotted to Burn Miami Condo and ‘Kill All the [Expletive] Jews’

When asked about the gas in the containers he was carrying, Stolper told the officers, “I bought the gas to make a small BBQ.”

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