Assad’s Forces Massacre Hundreds in Hama

Syrian government troops using tanks and helicopters massacred more than 200 people in the central province of Hama on Thursday. The chief of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, Rami...

Dershowitz: J Street’s Position on Iran Takes it Out of the Pro-Israel Camp

American law professor and prominent pro-Israel advocate Alan Dershowitz has accused the self-described “pro-Israel, pro-peace” American lobby group J Street of “totally undercutting American policy toward Iran,” and of...

Last Drugs Standing: Key Alzheimer Results Coming

We're about to find out if there will be a way anytime soon to slow the course of Alzheimer's disease. Results are due within a month or so from...

IAF Attacks Armed Cell in Gaza

The Israeli Air Force attacked an armed terror cell in Zeitoun, east of Gaza City, killing one person and wounding others, Palestinian sources reported Thursday. The IDF confirmed that the...

Chief Sephardic Rabbi: Charedi Draft is Devil’s Work

The earthquake that hit Israel on Monday was cause by more than a mere geological reason — or so Chief Sephardic Rabbi Shlomo Amar believes. In a radio interview held...

Abbas to Visit Saudi Arabia Amid PA’s Worst Financial Crisis

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas is set to travel to Saudi Arabia in the next few days to rally the kingdom for money to relieve the PA’s grave financial...

Court Awards Girl NIS 13,000 Over Bus Segregation Suit

A young girl who was forced to sit at the back of the bus at the demand of two ultra-Orthodox men was awarded NIS 13,000 in compensation, Army Radio...

New Laws In Israel Put Public Places out of Bounds for Smokers

Smokers are being forced to stub out their cigarettes in a number of public spaces after strict new anti-smoking legislation went into effect Wednesday. The new laws will make it...

Peres to Honor the Sabbath and Skip Olympics Opening

Honoring the Sabbath is more important for President Shimon Peres than attending the opening of the Summer Olympics. The games in London are to open in three weeks on Friday...

Pentagon: Iran Continuing to Improve its Ballistic Missiles

Iran’s military continues to improve the accuracy and killing power of its long- and short-range ballistic missiles, including designing a weapon to target vessels, according to a Pentagon report...
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Former YU Chancellor Rabbi Norman Lamm Dies at 92

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