20 Rockets Launched After Cease-Fire Announced

By Elad Benari Gaza’s terrorist rulers marked the cease-fire that went into effect on Wednesday evening by continuing to fire rockets at southern Israel. According to Kol Yisrael radio’s midnight newscast,...

Night Flower

By Esther Rapaport Chapter 3 Part III There was no more privacy or tranquility between its walls. What had Elka done there? Shown Dovi and Naomi’s notes to Noa? Had they rummaged...

Judge’s Arrest Ordered in Widening Bolivia Scandal

Bolivian authorities ordered the arrest of a judge in a widening scandal triggered by an American businessman's report of being fleeced and extorted by corrupt prosecutors. Prosecutors issued an order...

What Is The Hamas Endgame?

Military operations often bear deeply symbolic names. By dubbing the Gaza offensive “Pillar of Defense” (Amud Ananin Hebrew), the Israeli powers-that-be were alluding to the divine providence that guided...

Hamas: 50 Killed in Gaza Protests Members of Terror Group

A Hamas official admitted in an interview that 50 of some 62 Palestinians killed in clashes with Israeli security forces along the Gaza border on Monday were members of...

From The Chassidic Masters: To Do And To Don’t

And G‑d took the man, and put him into the Garden of Eden to work it and to keep it. –Bereishis 2:15 “To work it”–these are the positive commandments; “and to...

Blinder Boys Win Shul League Championship

Pick Wick was 9—0 going into the playoffs with Chabad and Beth Sholom in their way of the perfect season. On to the championship, Pick Wick goes up 1-0,...

Gaza Mom Chooses Israeli Hospital to Save Baby

A Palestinian Authority mother from Gaza is home with a healthy baby thanks to Israeli doctors in Kfar Sava, after a complicated surgery. After losing three babies to rare birth...

Woodmere Educators Selected For ‘YU Lead’

Yeshiva University’s Institute for University-School Partnership has launched YU Lead, a unique and highly experiential leadership development program for aspiring leaders in Jewish education. Elly Storch and Dov Emerson,...

Anonymous Claims Hack of Israeli Vice Prime Minister’s Twitter Account

Hacker collective Anonymous indicated they had hacked Israeli Vice Prime Minister’s Silvan Shalom’s Twitter account Monday evening. Judging by a series of tweets shortly after the announcement, it appears...
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