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Fidel Castro Writes Statement On Shift In Cuba-US Relat...

Article by AP | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

HAVANA, Cuba  — Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro ended his long silence over his country's decision to restore diplomatic ties with the United...

   
 

Prince Charles Says Holocaust is Warning and Lesson for...

Article by Shiryn Ghermazian | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

Britain’s Prince Charles, in a speech on Tuesday at a London memorial service, described the Holocaust as a lesson to all faiths and a means to hel...

   
 

Gowdy Vows To 'Ratchet Up' Benghazi Investiga...

Article by AP | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of a special House committee investigating the deadly 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, promised Tuesday to "ratchet up" a...

   
 

Army Officer: Bergdahl Charged With Desertion, WH Wants...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has been charged with desertion, but the White House is trying to keep the story under wraps, a retired Army officer said Monday on Fo...

   
 

Boehner: 'Nobody In The World' But Netanyahu ...

Article by Israel Hayom | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

Despite the criticism he has received, U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner does not regret the decision he made to invite Israeli Prime Minist...

   
 

Wall Street Pummeled in the Wake of Weak Earnings, Data...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. equity markets plummeted Tuesday, after a blizzard of weak economic data and fourth-quarter earnings results from blue-chip heavy hitters weighed on shar...

   
 

President Rivlin Meets Parents Of IDF Lone Soldiers Who...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

President and First Lady of Israel, Reuven and Nechama Rivlin, met Monday evening (26 January 2015) in New York, with parents of IDF Lone Soldiers from the Unit...

   
 

NCSY's Ben Zzakkai Honor Society Dinner To Induct ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

The 20th annual Ben Zakkai Honor Society (BZHS) NCSY National Scholarship Reception will take place on Sunday, February 8 at 4 p.m. at the Museum of Jewish Heri...

   
 

At UN, Israeli President Calls for Action Against Antis...

Article by Israel Hayom | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

The blizzard in the northeastern U.S. did not pass over Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, whose scheduled speech for International Holocaust Remembrance Day at...

   
 

On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Leaders Mar...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

More than 300 Holocaust survivors along with world leaders gathered at the site of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp on Tuesday to commemorate the 1.1...

   
 

The New York Times Reports the 'Ordinary Life'...

Article by Jerold S. Auerbach | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

Even when New York Times Jerusalem Bureau Chief Jodi Rudoren is otherwise occupied, its coverage of Israel is worse than dismal; it is palpably distorted, if ...

   
 

Obama: US Must Balance Human Rights, Security With Saud...

Article by AP | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama says the U.S. must balance its advocacy for human rights in Saudi Arabia with the need to cooperate with Saudi Arabia on counterterrori...

   
 

Chauffeur to Saudi Princesses: I Got the Job Because I ...

Article by Shiryn Ghermazian | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

A woman who worked as a personal driver for Saudi princesses while they vacationed in Los Angeles said the only requirement for getting hired was that she not...

   
 

The US Commitment: 'Never Again'

Article by Dan Shapiro | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

Op-ed: Today, the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, the United States renews its commitment to remember; to seek justice; to aid survivors; to ...

   
 

UPDATED As Of Jan.26th 11:15 PM - Baltimore Winter Weat...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Updated as of Jan. 26, 11:15 PM - A winter weather advisory is in effect until Tuesday 10 AM. Expected accumulation 1-3 inches with the heaviest snow falling to...

   
 

Obama Campaign Team Arrives in Israel to Defeat Netanya...

Article by BJLife BJLife | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Just days after the Obama White House accused House Speaker John Boehner of “breaking protocol” by inviting Israeli Prime Minis...

   
 

Ex-CIA Officer Convicted Of Leaking Secrets To Reporter

Article by AP | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

ALEXANDRIA, VA — A former CIA officer was convicted Monday of leaking details of a covert mission to derail Iran's nuclear program in a case that, ...

   
 

WSJ: Justice Department Spies On Millions Of Cars

Article by Reuters | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Washington - The Justice Department has been secretly gathering and storing hundreds of millions of records about motorists in an effort to build a national d...

   
 

NYTimes: U.S. Should Learn to Live with Iran-Backed Syr...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama’s retreat on insisting that President Bashar al-Assad leave power was endorsed in an editorial in The New York Times yesterday...

   
 

Obamacare Costs $50,000 Per Person

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

It will cost the federal government – taxpayers, that is – $50,000 for every person who gets health insurance under the Obamacare law, the Congre...

   
 

Blizzard of '15: New Jersey Governor Announces Tra...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Governor Chris Christie has announced that New Jersey is implementing a travel ban for the entire state beginning at 11 p.m. tonight given the impending storm...

   
 

In Saudi Arabia for 4-Hour Stop, Obama Admin Books Room...

Article by Elizabeth Harrington | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Brief trip will cost taxpayers $267,787 President Barack Obama’s visit to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia is costing taxpayers $267,787 in hotel and SUV rentals, a...

   
 

Poll: Most Palestinians Believe Israel Could Be Behind ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

A poll released last week revels that a majority of Palestinians believe that Israel is possibly behind the terror attacks in Paris earlier this month. The T...

   
 

Auschwitz Survivor Gena Turgel Walked Out of Gas Chambe...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

LONDON — Of all the stories of survival from the Auschwitz concentration camp, Gena Turgel's is one of the most astonishing. "When I think back, I...

   
 

FBI Arrests Russian Citizen Involved In NYC Spy Ring Fo...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

The FBI announced on Monday that one of three wanted Russian citizens was arrested for spying on behalf of Russia in New York City, a...

   
 

World Stock Markets Flat; Euro Steadies After Syriza Wi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The euro steadied after losing ground on Monday, suggesting confidence in the ECB's new money-printing program despite Greek electio...

   
 

Bloomberg Changes Things Up As He Returns to His News O...

Article by Suzanne Vega | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

There have been many changes since the founder of Bloomberg, Michael R. Bloomberg, returned from City Hall. Some big and some small, but nonetheless the compa...

   
 

Government Employee Operated Drone That Crashed At Whit...

Article by AP | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Washington - A small drone that crashed on the South Lawn of the White House early Monday was operated by a government employee who said it breached the secur...

   
 

NYC Roads To Close To Non-Emergency Traffic On Monday ...

Article by AP | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

New York - New York City’s roads and streets will be indefinitely closed to non-emergency vehicles from 11 p.m. EST on Monday as potentially record-brea...

   
 

Bernie Madoff: Sons 'Never Forgave Me'

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

In a written letter to NBC News on Friday, Disgraced Bernie Madoff wrote that the pain he caused investors with his financial fraud was “nothing&rd...

   
 

International Holocaust Remembrance Day - 27 January 20...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Tomorrow (27 January), 70 years after the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp, thousands of events throughout the world will mark Holocaust ...

   
 

US Halted Israeli Arms Transfer To Nigeria

Article by Michael Wilner | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Transfers are reviewed to determine "consistency with US policy interests," US officials tell 'Post.' WASHINGTON -- The United States paused the res...

   
 

Writing Oisyois In The Seifer Torah L'Zacher Nishm...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

This past Thursday the Niklesburg Rebbe Rabbi Jungreis, Satmar Rebbe of Kiryas Joel and Satmar Rebbe of Williamsburg attended the writing of the letters in the ...

   
 

US Considered Swapping Al Qaeda Terrorist

Article by Tova Dvorin | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Swap deal of citizens for terrorists had been on the table, ex-diplomat confirms. Are prisoner swaps now a matter of policy? Washington considered swapping a k...

   
 

Borough Park Preparing For Historic Snowstorm #Blizzard...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

New York City residents and government officials have begun to prepare for a massive snowstorm that will intensify towards Monday evening. “This could b...

   
 

The Voices of Auschwitz

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

The 70th anniversary of the liberation of the notorious Nazi concentration camp could mark the last major commemoration for many Holocaust survivors  ...

   
 

Boehner: We Gave White House Heads Up On Netanyahu

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Defending the invitation that angered Obama, House speaker says prime minister is top authority on Iranian threat US Speaker of the House John Boehner s...

   
 

President Rivlin Meets With Former US Secretary Of Stat...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

President Reuven Rivlin, on Sunday evening, met with Nobel Peace Prize winner and former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger.  During their discussions, ...

   
 

Secret Service Investigating 'Device' Found A...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

The Secret Service is investigating a "device" found on the grounds of the White House, Press Secretary Josh Earnest said early Monday morning. He did not gi...

   
 

Thousands Of Flights Canceled Monday Due To Northeast B...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Thousands of flights to and from the Northeast had already been canceled Monday as the region braced for a massive blizzard expected to hit its largest cities...

   
 

Obama: Counterterrorism Operations In Yemen Not Affecte...

Article by AP | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama defended his counterterrorism strategy in tumultuous Yemen Sunday, saying efforts to root out a dangerous al-Qaida affiliate there woul...

   
 

US Gas Prices Fell 13 Cents Per Gallon, But Expected To...

Article by AP | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

The average price of a regular gallon of gas dropped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07, but it could soon rise. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Su...

   
 

Northeast Braces For Massive Snowstorm / Rabbi Dovid He...

Article by AP | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

[ED. Note: Does the impending storm up and down the East Coast have any connection to Rabbi Dovid Heber's vort from this past Erev Shabbos?] New York - A ...

   
 

Despite Environmental Concerns, David Lichtenstein'...

Article by Suzanne Vega | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

An enormous 700-apartment complex is coming to the shores of Gowanus, which will alter the entire neighborhood. The project by the Lightstone Group, headed by...

   
 

2 Dead After Manhattan Home Depot Shooting

Article by CBS/AP | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK  — Two men are dead following a shooting inside a Home Depot store in Manhattan, authorities said. The shooting occurred around 2:45 p.m. S...

   
 

'Netanyahu's Speech Is Vital To Prevent Bad I...

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

Israeli official: Emerging nuclear agreement with Iran is bad deal that would endanger Israel • "It is time for the Israeli Left to stop groveling," offi...

   
 

Who Snubbed Whom: A Walk Down Memory Lane with Bibi and...

Article by Varda Epstein | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

The net is abuzz with President Obama’s displeasure over Prime Minister Netanyahu’s upcoming U.S. visit at the invitation of John Boehner. “He...

   
 

Obama's Revenge? Plans to Meet Rivlin

Article by Yishai Karov, Gil Ronen | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

Efforts to coordinate meeting between President Rivlin, who is in New York, and Obama, seen as a tit-for-tat. The White House has been trying to coordinate a m...

   
 

BMG Raised Kollel Checks for First Time in 20 Years

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

Lakewood , NJ - For the first time in what it said to be some two decades, Beth Medrash Govoha, the largest yeshiva in North America, has raised the amount of...

   
 

Once Again, Indyk Interferes on Israel

Article by Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Ko... | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

The former U.S. Ambassador to Israel, Martin Indyk, has called on Israel’s leaders “to stay out of America’s politics” – just hou...

   
 

The New York Times Anti-Israel Style Guide Adds a New P...

Article by Elder of Ziyon | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

Buried in a New York Times article today about friction between President Obama and Prime Minister Netanyahu  is a phrase that the newspaper has neve...

   
 

Obama Offers Condolence To Japanese Prime Minister Over...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama has offered condolences to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe over the killing of a Japanese national by the Islamic State group. The ...

   
 

Obama Will Not Attend 70th Anniversary of Auschwitz Lib...

Article by Daniel Wiser | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

Heads of state from France, Germany, Belgium, Austria, the Netherlands, and Denmark will be present Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will represent the United State...

   
 

Hundreds Celebrate Hachnosas Sefer Torah in Memory of M...

Article by Mark Hirshberg | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

Hundreds of community members, friends and family members of Menachem Stark gathered on Saturday night to celebrate the dedication of a new Torah scroll that ...

   
 

Netanyahu: 'I Will Go Anywhere I am Invited' ...

Article by Jacob Kornbluh | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyhau on Sunday rejected the criticism leveled against him over his decision to accept an invitation to address a joint se...

   
 

Fox News Host, Chris Wallace Slams Netanyahu Over '...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/24/15 | Comments (0)

In an unusual outburst, veteran Fox News anchor Chris Wallace slammed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for his upcoming trip to the U.S. to address a...

   
 

Actually, A US President Did Host An Israeli PM Just Be...

Article by Rebecca Shimoni Stoil | Published 01/24/15 | Comments (0)

Denying it is snubbing Netanyahu, White House cites ‘long-standing practice’ of not inviting candidates close to polling day. So what was Clinton ...

   
 

Winter Storm to Snarl Travel From DC to Boston Into Thi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

While the mid-Atlantic will be spared a major snowstorm, snow will accumulate in part of the region and a nor'easter will deliver heavy snow to a portion...

   
 

Watch: WH Press Secretary 'Accidentally' Sugg...

Article by Jacob Kornbluh | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest had Friday a slip of the tongue when he was asked about the administration’s feeling towards Israeli Prime Mini...

   
 

Simon Wiesenthal Center Condemns 'Anti-Semitic...

Article by Jacob Kornbluh | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

The Simon Wiesenthal Center on Friday strongly condemned the anti-Israel outburst by 40 pro-Palestinian activists that erupted in the New York City Council Ch...

   
 

Mossad Distances Itself From Report That It Opposes New...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

Israel’s Mossad intelligence agency distanced itself from a report that it opposes new American sanctions against Iran. Bloomberg News reported Thursday ...

   
 

Telling the Jewish Story

Article by Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

Go to Washington and take a tour of the memorials and you will make a fascinating discovery. Begin at the Lincoln Memorial with its giant statue of the man wh...

   
 

The Case Against the International Criminal Court Inves...

Article by Alan Dershowitz | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

In 2012 my friend and colleague Luis Moreno Ocampo, who was then the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, ruled correctly that “Palesti...

   
 

ZOA Criticizes ADL's Foxman For Suggesting Boehner...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) criticized Anti-Defamation League National Director Abraham Foxman for suggesting that Speaker of the U.S. House of...

   
 

Republican U.S. Senator Marco Rubio Preparing For 2016 ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio is preparing to launch a bid for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, signing on a prominent fundraiser and planning trip...

   
 

At U.N. Anti-Semitism Conference, Saudi Arabia Blames I...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

At the first-ever informal United Nations conference addressing anti-Semitism, surprise attendee Saudi Arabia blamed Israeli “occupation” for the ...

   
 

NTSB: Planes Should Have Technologies So They Can Be Fo...

Article by AP | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — Responding to recent incidents in which airliners vanished, U.S. accident investigators recommended Thursday that all passenger planes maki...

   
 

Netanyahu 'Spat In Our Face,' White House Off...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/23/15 | Comments (0)

US says PM to pay a price for spat over Congress address; sources close to Kerry say his enthusiasm for defending Israel is waning The White House’s o...

   
 

Washington Post Fact-Checker Gives 'Three Pinocchi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama’s claims in his State of the Union Address Tuesday night have earned the president “Three Pinocchios” for inaccuracies,...

   
 

Nancy Pelosi: Boehner Says 'I Rule, I'll Deci...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi blasted Speaker John Boehner's invitation to Israeli Prime Minister Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address Congr...

   
 

NJ Apartment Complex Fire Accidentally Caused By Worker...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

EDGEWATER, N.J. –  Workers doing maintenance at an apartment complex across the Hudson River from New York City accidentally started a fire that ca...

   
 

T-Mobile to Offer New Phone Deals to People With Bad Cr...

Article by AP | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

T-Mobile says it will offer deals on new smartphones to customers with bad or no credit, regardless of how they pay, and charge no interest. The nation's...

   
 

'What You Saw Here Today Was Naked, Blind Antisemi...

Article by Ben Cohen | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

New York City Councilman David Greenfield fiercely denounced a group of antisemitic pro-Palestinian demonstrators who disrupted a Council meeting today, at th...

   
 

Watch: Conclusion of the Agudath Israel Yerushalayim Ya...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

Conclusion of the Agudath Israel Yerushalayim Yarchei Kallah 5775 / 2015 ...

   
 

Mossad Chief Denies Report He Warned US Against Iran Sa...

Article by Dave Bender | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

The head of Israel’s Mossad intelligence service Tamir Pardo has denied a report which claimed he and other senior Mossad officials expressed opposition...

   
 

King Abdullah, Who Sought to Modernize Saudi Arabia, De...

Article by AP | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, the powerful U.S. ally who joined Washington's fight against al-Qaida and sought to mode...

   
 

Agudas Yisrael 15th Yerushalayim Yarchei Kallah Kuvien ...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

Yerushalayim ir HaKodesh - Jan. 22 -  2 Shevat - An assortment of photos by Kuvien Images of the Agudas Yisrael 15th Yerushalayim Yarchei Kallah in Yerusha...

   
 

Wall Street Climbs After ECB's Historic Move

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose to session highs on Thursday after the European Central Bank announced larger than expected measures to stimulate the region's sagging e...

   
 

French Philosopher Bernard-Henri Levy Denounces 'D...

Article by Ben Cohen | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

The first ever meeting of the UN General Assembly devoted solely to the question of antisemitism was the occasion for a powerful keynote address from Bernard-...

   
 

US Issues Israel Travel Warning Over Aftermath Of Airst...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

The United States Embassy in Tel Aviv on Wednesday published a warning on traveling to Israel due to the potential aftermath of the recent airstrike in Syria ...

   
 

John Boehner on Netanyahu Invite: Congress 'Can Ma...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

While an Obama administration spokesman said Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives John Boehner (R-Ohio) breached “protocol” by inviting Is...

   
 

Agudas Yisrael 15th Yerushalayim Yarchei Kallah Day 4 (...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - Jan. 22  - 2 Shvat 5775 - Agudas Yisrael 15th Yerushalayim Yarchei Kallah Day 4 Photo Credit: Shmuelheinemannphoto.com Rav Aryeh Dunn...

   
 

Obama Won't Meet Netanyahu During Washington Visit

Article by AP, Lazar Berman | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

After cold response to news of Congress address, White House cites principle of not meeting with world leaders before elections US President Barack Obama will...

   
 

Education Tax Credits Advance on Multiple Fronts

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 01/21/15 | Comments (0)

 NY Governor Proposes Tax Credit in State Budget, Senate Passes Credit Bill, Assembly Introduces Bill Needy parents in the New York yeshiva community have...

   
 

Agudath Israel Welcomes Additional Yeshiva CAP Funding

Article by Shimmy Blum | Published 01/21/15 | Comments (0)

The New York State Education Department has taken a long overdue step to compensate New York yeshivos and other nonpublic schools for costs they incurred in com...

   
 

Wrecked Plane Flown By New York Jewish Couple Recovered

Article by AP/VIN News | Published 01/21/15 | Comments (0)

Rochester, NY - The wreckage of a plane that crashed in September off the coast of Jamaica and the remains of the couple aboard have been recovered from water...

   
 

NJ: Cops Kill Black Man With Hands Up

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/21/15 | Comments (0)

The Bridgeton, New Jersey police department has released video of a Dec. 30 encounter between two police officers and a black man that shows the officers shoo...

   
 

Agudas Yisrael 15th Yerushalayim Yarchei Kallah Day 3 (...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 01/21/15 | Comments (0)

Jerusalem, Israel - Jan. 21 - Rosh Chodesh Shvat 5775 - Agudas Yisrael 15th Yerushalayim Yarchei Kallah Day 3 Photo Credit: Shmuelheinemannphoto.com  &nb...

   
 

White House Cold Over Netanyahu Address to Congress

Article by Tova Dvorin | Published 01/21/15 | Comments (0)

White House says PM's address to Congress 'departs from protocol' after it says Israel has not given advance notice of the invitation. The Whit...

   
 

Senate Opens Bipartisan Showdown With Obama Over Iran S...

Article by AP | Published 01/21/15 | Comments (0)

Senators in both parties squared off with the Obama administration Wednesday about whether new sanctions would scuttle nuclear talks with Iran as House Speake...

   
 

Cardiac Surgeon Shot At Boston Hospital Dies

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/21/15 | Comments (0)

Dr. Michael Davidson, a cardiovascular surgeon who was shot twice on the second floor of Brigham and Women’s Hospital this morning, has died. The suspec...

   
 

BDE: Hagaon Harav Chaim Epstien, Zatzal

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/21/15 | Comments (0)

The Torah world was plunged into mourning moments ago with the Petirah of Hagaon Harav Chaim Epstien Zatzal. The Rosh Yeshiva of Zichron Melech in New York, a...

   
 

Annapolis, MD: Official: Relatives Believe Family Was I...

Article by AP | Published 01/21/15 | Comments (0)

Annapolis, MD - As fire officials search for six people who have been missing since a massive fire destroyed a waterfront mansion in Maryland’s capital ...

   
 

Obama Pledges to Veto Iran Sanctions Bill in State of t...

Article by Ben Cohen | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama confirmed that he would veto any sanctions bill against Iran, saying that passing such a measure would “all but guarantee that di...

   
 

Full Text & Video: Joni Ernst's Republican Res...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

Good evening. I'm Joni Ernst. As a mother, a soldier, and a newly elected senator from the great State of Iowa, I am proud to speak with you tonight. A...

   
 

Full Text Of President Obama's State Of The Union ...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

Washington - Text of President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday night, as prepared for delivery and provided by the White House: ___ ...

   
 

Injunction Lifted Against DC Campus Shluchim; 100 Stude...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

The injunction levied last month against the Chabad Shluchim to George Washington University in D.C., which prevented them from engaging in any outreach activi...

   
 

US Settles Case Over Fake Facebook Page

Article by AP | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

The Justice Department has reached a $134,000 settlement with a New York woman after federal drug agents used information from her cellphone to set up a fake ...

   
 

U.S. Jewish Groups Advise Institutions to Report Any Fo...

Article by Suzanne Vega | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

As all Jewish communities tighten up their security around the world, the security arm of national U.S. Jewish groups is requesting Jewish institutions to rep...