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Anti-Israel Bias in One Headline (or Three)

Article by Jonah Goldberg | Published 10/23/14 | Comments (0)

So earlier today the Associated Press ran a story with the headline “Israeli police shoot man in east Jerusalem.” Then they changed it to &ldq...

   
 

Weekly Innovation: An Umbrella For The Modern Age

Article by Samantha Raphelson | Published 10/23/14 | Comments (0)

Everyone hates the sheer agony of an umbrella flipping inside out in a windy rainstorm. Even with the best umbrellas, this happens all too often.Justin Nagelber...

   
 

State Department Condemns Jerusalem Attack, Calls for C...

Article by Ben Ariel | Published 10/23/14 | Comments (0)

State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki urges all sides to "avoid escalating tensions" in the wake of Jerusalem terror attack. The United States on Wednesday co...

   
 

Man Arrested After Jumping White House Fence, Causing L...

Article by Jeff Mason | Published 10/23/14 | Comments (0)

A man jumped the White House fence on Wednesday evening and was attacked by Secret Service dogs before being arrested, a Secret Service spokesman said. "D...

   
 

BofA to Refund Apple Pay Customers Charged Twice

Article by AP | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

Bank of America apologized Wednesday for a double-billing glitch that affected some customers who made purchases with Apple Pay, the new mobile payments servi...

   
 

Wall Street Erases Gains After Shooting at Canadian Par...

Article by Yasmeen Abutaleb | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were lower in afternoon trading on Wednesday, with major indexes erasing earlier gains as a shooting at the Canadian parliament unnerved investors...

   
 

Ban Ki-Moon: 'I Look Forward to a Thorough Investi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

During the monthly briefing of the United Nations Security Council, the secretary general spoke of Operation Protective Edge. In his speech during the meeti...

   
 

Report: Autopsy Reveals Michael Brown Did Not Have Hand...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

FERGUSON, Mo. (KMOX) – A report by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch this morning shows the official autopsy supports Ferguson officer Darren Wilson’s cl...

   
 

Government Investigation Finds Secret Service Use In Em...

Article by AP | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON –  A new government investigation questions a bizarre Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the White Hou...

   
 

Physician: U.S. Is 'Playing Infectious Disease Rou...

Article by Barbara Hollingsworth | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

American public health officials are playing “infectious disease roulette” by not imposing a complete travel ban on African countries in the throe...

   
 

Obama's "Repeated Requests" Lead to Nort...

Article by Tony Munroe | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed the release of one of three Americans held in North Korea and said Washington is willing to resume talks with ...

   
 

Rush Limbaugh Is America's Least-Trusted News Sour...

Article by Christopher Ingraham | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

Thirty-nine percent of Americans say they don't trust Rush Limbaugh when it comes to news about government and politics, giving the radio personality&nbs...

   
 

Social Security Benefits Will Increase By 1.7% In 2015

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

Social Security checks will rise by 1.7% -- which translates into $22 more each month for the average retired worker. In 2015, the average worker will receive ...

   
 

Saudi Arabia Sentences 13 Over Plot To Attack U.S. Sold...

Article by Noah Browning | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

A Saudi court has sentenced 13 suspected members of an al Qaeda cell - 11 Saudis, a Qatari and an Afghan citizen - to up to 30 years in prison for plottin...

   
 

Poll: Most Expect GOP Victory In November

Article by Jennifer Agiesta, Emily Swanso... | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — Two weeks before Election Day, most of the nation's likely voters now expect the Republican Party to take control of the U.S. Senate, ...

   
 

NYC Flight Delayed After Charedi Passengers Refuse To S...

Article by Mitch Stern | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

New York – Charedim caused over a one hour delay on a Delta flight Monday night at JFK airport when they de-boarded the plane rather than sit next to me...

   
 

Kerry Says Status Quo Between Israel, Palestinians ...

Article by Noah Barkin | Published 10/22/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday that current relations between Israel and Palestine were "unsustainable" and that the United States wa...

   
 

Jewish Activist And Abuse Victim Remembered After Accid...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

Brooklyn, NY - The death of an outspoken advocate against sexual abuse, who was himself the victim of molestation as a child, has been classified as an accide...

   
 

Lawyer Seeks To Bar Terrorism Reference At Palestinian&...

Article by AP | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

Lawyers for a Palestinian activist from Chicago convicted for a fatal bombing in Israel urged a judge Tuesday to bar any reference to terrorism at her upcomi...

   
 

World Jewish Congress Calls For Stopping Social Securit...

Article by Richard Lardner | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — An influential Jewish advocacy group said Tuesday it no longer supports allowing suspected Nazi war criminals to receive Social Security ...

   
 

Three American Girls En Route to Syria Planned to Join ...

Article by Mike Levine, Pierre Thomas | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

The FBI tracked down three American teenage girls in Germany while they were en route to Syria to join militant groups, a law enforcement official told ABC News...

   
 

CVS Tacks Tobacco Payment to Prescription Network

Article by AP | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

First, CVS Health pulled tobacco from its store shelves. Now, it plans to make some customers think twice about filling prescriptions at other stores that sel...

   
 

US Airlines Raise Base Fares on Domestic Flights

Article by David Koenig, AP | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. airlines are raising base fares on many domestic flights even though they are getting a windfall from lower fuel prices. JetBlue Airways raised fares by $...

   
 

Wall Street Extends Rally, S&P Above Key Levels

Article by Yasmeen Abutaleb | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 on track for a fourth straight session of gains boosted by strong corporate results, including Apple'...

   
 

Orthodox Five Towns Resident Uses Social Media To Retur...

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

New York - While it is often denounced as a colossal waste of time, once again it was Facebook to the rescue as a Cedarhurst resident turned to social media t...

   
 

Staples Says Probing Possible Payment Card Data Breach

Article by Jim Finkle | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

Staples Inc is investigating a possible breach of payment card data and has contacted law enforcement about the matter, making it the latest U.S. retailer...

   
 

UPS Increases Some Shipping Rates by 4.9 Percent

Article by AP | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

UPS says it is raising rates for a number of its shipping services by an average of 4.9 percent for 2015. The Atlanta-based company said Monday it is increasin...

   
 

White House Opposes Nazi Benefit Payments

Article by AP | Published 10/21/14 | Comments (0)

Former Nazis should not be getting the Social Security benefits they are receiving as they age overseas, the White House said Monday, responding to an Associa...

   
 

Record iPhone Sales Drive Apple's 3Q Beat

Article by Brandon Bailey, AP | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

The iPhone again proved to be the engine behind Apple's blockbuster financial performance, driving quarterly results well past expectations. Excitement f...

   
 

Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg - CNN Hero, and Mine (Video)

Article by Rabbi Yitzchak Adlerstein | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

In a large mosque in Detroit hangs a plaque honoring Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg. That will give you just an inkling of the Kiddush Hashem that Rabbi G (as he is...

   
 

Babies Born Today Receive Free Investment From Financia...

Article by Mitch Stern | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

New York – Voya Financial (VOYA), formerly ING U.S., is offering a free $500 mutual fund investment for each baby born today in the United States. The ...

   
 

Obama Casts His Vote Early In Chicago

Article by Josh Lederman, AP | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

CHICAGO — President Barack Obama has cast his vote early for the 2014 midterm elections. Obama voted Monday at a community center named after the late D...

   
 

Zionist Leader Kalman Sultanik Dies At 97

Article by Mitch Stern | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

New York –Well known Zionist leader Kalman Sultanik z’’l died in New York over the weekend. He was 97 years old. Sultanik served for decades ...

   
 

Wall Street Posts Modest Gains, Dow Overcomes IBM Sello...

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

Coming off another see-saw week, stocks posted modest gains Monday as the Dow overcame weak third-quarter results from IBM (IBM). Today’s Markets The Do...

   
 

North & South: Three Congregations, in US & Can...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

The Orthodox Union has announced that three congregations across the United States and Canada have been accepted as member synagogues and will immediately start...

   
 

Study Finds Miami Jewish Community Is Booming

Article by Uriel Heilman, JTA | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

With Israelis topping the list, Miami has a higher proportion of foreign-born Jewish adults than any other American Jewish community For the first time in fo...

   
 

Toyota Recalling 247,000 Vehicles In US Due To Risk Of ...

Article by Reuters | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

Toyota Motor recalled 247,000 cars, SUVs, and pickup trucks in the United States on Monday because they are equipped with potentially defective front passenge...

   
 

Amended Charges Have Suspected JCC Shooter Facing Possi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

The alleged gunman in a shooting spree at two Jewish agencies in Kansas City is facing a potential death sentence after prosecutors amended charges against hi...

   
 

Assault On Jewish Leader In Brooklyn Not A Hate Crime, ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

The man suspected of assaulting the head of a Brooklyn Jewish Y will not be charged with a hate crime. Shawn Schraeder, 25, of the Queens borough of New York C...

   
 

Dozens Of Expelled Nazis Reportedly Paid Millions In So...

Article by AP | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

Former Auschwitz guard Jakob Denzinger lived the American dream. His plastics company in the Rust Belt town of Akron, Ohio, thrived. By the late 1980s, he had...

   
 

U.S. Denies It Prevented FBI From Aiding Search For Isr...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

A U.S. official denied a report published by Israel Hayom that the U.S. prevented the FBI from aiding Israel in the search for IDF soldier Oron Shaul, who was ...

   
 

The Issue is Kerry's Incompetence, Not Israeli Man...

Article by Jonathan S. Tobin | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

On Friday, the U.S. State Department rejected criticisms from Israeli Economic Minister Naftali Bennett that Secretary of State John Kerry had sought to blame ...

   
 

Complete Transcript: Rabbi Avi Weiss 'Stepping Bac...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

To my beloved congregants, I penned this open letter a few days before Shmini Atzeret. It represents the culmination of much thinking, reflection, and co...

   
 

Israel To Testify On Gaza Before UN In Geneva

Article by Tovah Lazaroff | Published 10/20/14 | Comments (0)

Human Rights Committee holding periodic review of Israel’s compliance with International Covenant on Civil, Political Rights. Israeli officials are expec...

   
 

Teenager Healing After Accident That Killed Mom Kol Nid...

Article by AP | Published 10/19/14 | Comments (0)

Jacksonville, FL - The first prayers over, Rabbi Yaakov Fisch smiled, bowed his head and spoke with a soft voice. One year has passed, he reminded the Etz Chai...

   
 

Apple Shows Off New Gadgets, But Pay Is Bigger Bet

Article by Brandon Bailey, AP | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

CUPERTINO, Calif.— Apple showed off thinner iPads and a new iMac with a high-resolution display on Thursday. Sleek and stunning, yes, but not likely to ...

   
 

Justices Allow Texas Use Of New Voter ID Law

Article by AP | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court said Saturday that Texas can use its controversial new voter identification law for the November election. A majority o...

   
 

US Health Agency Chief Faulted Over Confusing Ebola Mes...

Article by Sharon Begley, Reuters | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK - The widening circle of people potentially exposed to Ebola in the United States is calling into question how well Dr. Thomas Frieden, the lead U.S....

   
 

Assault on Jewish Woman in Crown Heights Prevented by N...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

At around 12:30pm on Shabbos afternoon, a melee broke out on the corner of Albany Avenue and Crown Street as the congregants of several Shuls in the vicinity ...

   
 

Ebola 'Czar' Knows Washington, but Not Medici...

Article by AP | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

If there's one thing the "Ebola czar" knows, it's government. Ron Klain, President Barack Obama's new point man on Ebola, has no medical or pub...

   
 

US Navy Kicked Out Biden's Son Over Cocaine Use

Article by AFP | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

Vice President’s son Hunter failed drug test last year, was discharged in February Vice President Joe Biden’s son was discharged this year from t...

   
 

Obama's Credit Card Declined At Trendy NYC Restaur...

Article by Geoff Earle | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — It was a date the president will never forget — because he had to hit up First Lady Michelle Obama to pay the tab. A Septemb...

   
 

A Picture of Chesed - Lakewood-Style

Article by Mark Oppenheimer | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

Once a year, Elimelech Ehrlich travels from Jerusalem to Lakewood, N.J., with a cash box and a wireless credit-card machine. During the three weeks he typical...

   
 

US Shut Down Effort To Locate Kidnapped Israeli Soldier

Article by Lori Lowenthal Marcus | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

Who shut down the U.S. legal effort to assist Israel locate a kidnapped soldier during Operation Protective Edge? Who abruptly shut down in-process&n...

   
 

US Blocked All Defense Shipments To Israel In Middle Of...

Article by Tzvi Ben-Gedalyahu | Published 10/18/14 | Comments (0)

The temporary blockade may cause a major shift away from Israelis dependence on Uncle Sam. The Obama administration stopped shipping to Israel all defense item...

   
 

Stocks Slump, Bonds Rally As Global Economy Fears Mount

Article by Rodrigo Campos | Published 10/15/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK - Stocks suffered their biggest losses in years and the dollar slumped on Wednesday after the latest inflation data from the United States and China...

   
 

UPDATED - BDE: Rebbetzin Esther Mindel Katz, a'h

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/15/14 | Comments (0)

It is with great sadness that we report the passing today of Rebbetzin Esther Mindel Katz a”h, wife of Rav Chaim Mordechai (Mottel) Katz zt”l, rosh ...

   
 

NBC Medical Correspondent Nancy Snyderman Admits Violat...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK — NBC News medical correspondent Nancy Snyderman has admitted that some members of her crew violated a voluntary quarantine to protect agains...

   
 

Watch: New Square Simchas Beis Hashoeva (Video)

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

New Square Simchas Beis Hashoeva ...

   
 

Watch: Simchas Beis Hashoiva 2014 in Bobov (Video)

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

Simchas Beis Hashoiva 2014 in Bobov - Music By Hersh Meilech Miller ...

   
 

Facebook's Zuckerberg Gives $25 Million To Fight E...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

New York - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating $25 million to the CDC Foundation to help address the Ebola epidemic. The ...

   
 

Turkey Refuses U.S. Access to Airbase for Attacking ISI...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

Yesterday, Turkey denied suggestions that it granted the United States permission to use the Incirlik air base to launch attacks against the Islamic State of ...

   
 

US Vets Find Inspiration And Healing In Israel

Article by Abigail Klein Leichman | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

‘A lot of them come back with a sense of peace and a sense of purpose. And they keep that with them,” says founder of Heroes to Heroes. On the fin...

   
 

Sears Apologizes, Removes Swastika Ring From Website

Article by Jessica Chasmar | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

Sears has apologized and removed a men’s swastika ring that was briefly for sale on its Marketplace website. The “.925 Thai silver Swastika ring&...

   
 

US National Shot Dead In Saudi Capital Riyadh

Article by Angus McDowall | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

A U.S. national was shot dead and another wounded when their car was fired upon in an eastern district of Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh on Tuesday aft...

   
 

Khamenei Accuses U.S., Britain of Creating ISIS

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

In remarks made Monday, Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei blamed the United States, Britain and Zionism for the creation of the Islamic Stat...

   
 

Growing Up Unvaccinated

Article by Amy Parker | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

I had the healthiest childhood imaginable. And yet I was sick all the time. I am the ’70s child of a health nut. I wasn’t vaccinated. I was broug...

   
 

A Look at How Your Voice Is Being Used to ID You

Article by Raphael Satter, AP | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

Businesses and governments around the world are increasingly turning to voice biometrics, which sometimes are described as voiceprints, to replace passwords a...

   
 

Hooliganism: Dozens Of Teenagers Go On Vandalism Spree

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

A large group of teenagers went on a vandalism spree in Crown Heights, trespassing into parked school buses and vandalizing parked cars, as well as trashing a...

   
 

Rand Paul To CNN: U.S. Aid To Israel OK -- For Now

Article by Ashley Killough | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

In 2011, Sen. Rand Paul told CNN's Wolf Blitzer that he would favor a halt of U.S. foreign aid, including assistance to Israel. In August, at the height o...

   
 

Complaints Prompt Department Store Sears to Yank '...

Article by Dave Bender | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. department store Sears quickly responded to outraged shoppers who discovered a page featuring Nazi swastika rings on their website, on Monday. &ldquo...

   
 

Reb Shlomo Yehuda Rechnitz Pledges Double Check at Mir ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/14/14 | Comments (0)

The world’s largest yeshiva, Yeshivas Mir Yerushalayim, held its Simchas Bais Hashoeivah Monday night with the participation of an esteemed alumnus of th...

   
 

The Real U.S. Power Struggle Behind The 'Jerusalem...

Article by Seth Lipsky | Published 10/13/14 | Comments (0)

Could a Supreme Court ruling suddenly open the door for Congress - way more pro-Israel than the White House - to play a more assertive role in foreign affairs...

   
 

Wall Street Drops to Session Lows

Article by Dow Jones Newswires | Published 10/13/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks seesawed between gains and losses on Monday, following last week's sharp selloff amid volatile trading. Traders described a tentative market a...

   
 

The Lunatic 'Academic Boycott' Of Israel

Article by Leeat Granek | Published 10/13/14 | Comments (0)

BEER SHEVA, ISRAEL — The Doctoral Students Council at the City University of New York will soon vote on a resolution to boycott Israeli academics. This r...

   
 

Talmudical College Gains $17M From Miami Beach Land Dea...

Article by Brian Bandell | Published 10/13/14 | Comments (0)

Mast Capital’s $17.13 million purchase of a Miami Beach property from a Jewish educational organization will help the nonprofit expand while the developer...

   
 

Stem Cell Research Offers Hope On Type 1 Diabetes

Article by Carolyn Y. Johnson | Published 10/12/14 | Comments (0)

When his two children were stricken with type 1 diabetes, Harvard stem cell scientist Douglas Melton says, he did what any father would want to do: He set out...

   
 

US Jews Outraged Over Pittsburgh Restaurant's Pale...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/12/14 | Comments (0)

The controversy was ignited by an establishment known as “Conflict Kitchen,” whose rotating menu features items that are culturally unique to coun...

   
 

Israel Fails To Tie Rebuilding Gaza To Disarming Hamas ...

Article by TOI, AP | Published 10/12/14 | Comments (0)

As 50 nations in Cairo pledge billions to rebuild the Strip, Livni blames Netanyahu for Israel being sidelined Israel has failed to link international a...

   
 

Fight Against ISIS Backfires

Article by Patrick Cockburn | Published 10/11/14 | Comments (0)

World View: American-led air attacks are failing. Jihadis are close to taking Kobani, in Syria – and in Iraq western Baghdad is now under serious thre...

   
 

This Happened in the Baltimore Community Over Yom Tov: ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/11/14 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - Oct 11 - Motzaei Shabbos-Chol HaMoaid Succos 5775 -  BaltimoreJewishLife.com has received calls this evening about the scam noted below - p...

   
 

Iran Warns of Israel Attack If US Hits Assad

Article by Ari Yashar | Published 10/11/14 | Comments (0)

Iranian deputy FM makes veiled hint against toppling Iran's Syrian ally, while confirming discussions with US on fighting ISIS. Iranian Deputy Foreign Min...

   
 

North Carolina Man Wanted for Threatening to Kill, Robb...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/11/14 | Comments (0)

A 19 year old man from North Carolina is wanted in connection with the September 13th robbery of an 18 year Los Angeles Bachur in Lakewood, police said. ...

   
 

Stepped-up Ebola Screening Starts At NYC Airport

Article by Karen Matthews, AP | Published 10/11/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK — Customs and health officials began taking the temperatures of passengers arriving at New York's Kennedy International Airport from three...

   
 

Is Renting a Sukkah a New Trend?

Article by Robert Gluck | Published 10/08/14 | Comments (0)

Many observant Jews own a sukkah that they put up every year for the weeklong fall holiday of Sukkot. Renting the temporary structure is a lesser-known optio...

   
 

FBI Investigating Swastikas at GA Frat House

Article by AP | Published 10/08/14 | Comments (0)

Emory University officials say the FBI has joined an investigation into swastikas that were painted on the exterior of a historically Jewish fraternity house ...

   
 

Ebola Patient In Dallas Dies

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/08/14 | Comments (0)

Thomas Eric Duncan, the first known person to develop Ebola in the United States, has died in Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, according to Texas...

   
 

DNA Linked to How Much Coffee You Drink

Article by Malcolm Ritter, AP | Published 10/08/14 | Comments (0)

How much coffee do you drink every day? One cup in the morning? Or do you gulp it all day? Scientists have long known that your DNA influences how much java yo...

   
 

US Orders Agents To Monitor Travelers For Ebola

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/08/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — The Homeland Security Department has ordered agents at airports and other ports of entry to observe everyone coming into the United States ...

   
 

Missouri Police Plan For Possible Riots If Brown Cop No...

Article by Tim Reid | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

Missouri authorities are drawing up contingency plans and seeking intelligence from U.S. police departments on out-of-state agitators, fearing that fresh ...

   
 

Twitter Sues U.S. Government

Article by Ellen Nakashima | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

Twitter, the world’s largest microblogging platform, on Tuesday sued the U.S. government, alleging that the Justice Department’s restrictions on wh...

   
 

Discarded Tefillin And Seforim Dumped In Borough Park

Article by Sandy Eller | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

Brooklyn, NY - A large cache of shaimos, including an estimated 30 pairs of tefillin as well as Chumashim and Gemaras, was discovered by local residents in B...

   
 

Drug Agency Sued Over Its Fake Facebook Account

Article by AP | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

The Drug Enforcement Administration set up a fake Facebook account using photographs and other personal information it took from the cellphone of a New York w...

   
 

NYC District Attorneys Can't Get Meeting With Mayo...

Article by Melissa Russo | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

New York City's five district attorneys have tried for months to get a group meeting with Mayor de Blasio to discuss crucial budget and public safety iss...

   
 

SodaStream Fizzling Out

Article by Candice Choi | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK — SodaStream says it isn't winning over enough new customers in the U.S. and reported preliminary sales that fell short of Wall Street exp...

   
 

Global Growth Jitters Wallop Wall Street

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

Wall Street saw sharp losses Tuesday, with the Dow posting its worst daily decline since July 31, as worries over international growth were reignited. Today&...

   
 

Biden's Gaffes Renew Questions About His Ability ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

Washington - Vice President Joe Biden’s supporters often brush off his slips of the tongue as byproducts of the speak-your-mind politics many Americans ...

   
 

Justices Signal Support For Muslim Inmate's Beard

Article by Mark Sherman | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON - Supreme Court justices appeared united Tuesday as they picked apart prison rules in Arkansas that allow full Afros and mustaches, but no beards, ...

   
 

BDE: Mendel Cotlar, 13, z'l

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/07/14 | Comments (0)

With great sadness and pain we inform you of the untimely passing of Hatomim Mendel Cotlar of Houston, TX. He passed away this morning after many years of suff...