Watch Live: ATIME Shas-a-Thon 5777

February 19, 2017 9:55 am

Watch: Before Press Conference Incident, Turx Impersonating the President at the White House

February 17, 2017 2:10 pm
Not long before he was thrown into the spotlight after asking a question to President Donald Trump, talented reporter Jake Turx was at the...

Watch These Amazing Parents Fight For Little Malka’s Life Back

February 16, 2017 5:15 am
-Communicated- On a bright, sunny Thursday in January Malka C., 4 years old, sat and played happily with her brand new sister, singing to her...

Watch Live: President Trump Makes Remarks at the Unveiling of the New Boeing 787...

February 17, 2017 1:01 pm
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The Day After: Was it the Smartest Question to Ask the President?

February 17, 2017 12:42 pm
By Kol Haolam Donald Trump misunderstood Trux's question yesterday, but it’s easy to see why he did. The accusation has been around since his election...

Over 1,500 Lone Soldiers From Around The World Gather For Yom Siddurim

February 17, 2017 12:17 pm
Over IDF 1,500 Lone Solders from 60 countries gathered yesterday in Tel Aviv for an exclusive one-stop personal errands day, Yom Siddurim, organized by...

Company Gets $70 Million Loan to Develop Former Site of Shulamith School in Flatbush

February 17, 2017 12:14 pm
Hampshire Properties just pulled off a $70 million construction loan for an apartment building it’s planning for Midwood, Brooklyn, reports The Real Deal. Bank Leumi...

Lincoln, Washington And Roosevelts Remain History’s Best Presidents In Survey

February 17, 2017 11:44 am
Abraham Lincoln, George Washington and the two Roosevelts, Franklin and Theodore, have kept their lock on their positions as, respectively, the four best presidents...

Report: State Department Shut Out of Netanyahu Talks

February 17, 2017 11:21 am
No representative from the State Department was reportedly present for White House meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu this week. Instead, Trump’s son-in-law...

Watch: #NoPlaceLikeDarchei – Surprise Birthday Party for Fellow Talmid

February 17, 2017 10:47 am
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Ikea Israel Releases Catalogue Without Women for Chareidi Community

February 17, 2017 10:16 am
Ikea, the Swedish-based furniture and housewares chain, which has three stores in Israel, has begun distributing a separate store catalogue adapted to the values...

Netanyahu Possibly Returning to Washington Next Month

February 17, 2017 9:47 am
By BB Portnoy Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu — who met with US President Donald Trump at the White House on Wednesday — might return...

El Al Crisis Ends

February 17, 2017 9:10 am
The crisis at El Al Airlines has concluded, both the Histadrut (General Federation of Labor in Israel) and the carrier's management have confirmed, Globes...

Hezbollah Chief Threatens Israel’s Dimona Nuclear Reactor

February 17, 2017 8:40 am
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah on Thursday boasted that his rockets can reach Israel’s nuclear reactor in the southern city of Dimona, and said he...

Los Angeles Looks To Ban Most Real-Estate Development

February 17, 2017 7:44 am
A housing measure in Los Angeles would basically ban development is detailed in this Wall Street Journal piece: LOS ANGELES—The second-largest U.S. city is considering...

Trump’s Immigration Ban in Halacha

February 17, 2017 7:15 am
By Rabbi Shlomo Cohen Introduction The war in Syria and uprisings in other parts of the world have uprooted thousands of families from their homes. Many of...

Changes Planned To The Sell-By Dates On Food

February 17, 2017 6:51 am
The majority of Americans have no clear idea what "sell by" labels are trying to tell them. But after 40 years of letting us...

Mortgage Rates Unchanged Again But Probably Headed Higher

February 17, 2017 6:15 am
Mortgage rates have defied conventional wisdom this past month by holding steady for the fourth week in a row. Home loan rates usually follow the...

Listen: Rav Reisman On Parshas Yisro

February 17, 2017 5:45 am
The following is a shiur delivered by Harav Yisroel Reisman, rosh yeshiva of Yeshiva Torah Vodaas and mara d’asra of Agudath Israel of Madison. The...

Christie: Trump Made Me Eat Meatloaf

February 17, 2017 5:09 am
Chris Christie said on Thursday that during his meal at the White House this week with President Trump, he was made to order the...

Photo: The Cover of Today’s NY Post

February 17, 2017 4:44 am

Statement from Moshe Zeines, Candidates for Lakewood Board of Fire Commissioners

February 17, 2017 4:10 am
By Moshe Zeines This Motzei Shabbos the Lakewood Fire District will hold its annual election. The voters will vote to elect 2 new commissioners to...

Appeals Court Rejects De Blasio’s Water Bill Break, Says Plan Has ‘No Rational Basis’

February 17, 2017 3:47 am
New York City Mayor de Blasio's effort to give small homeowners a one-time break on their water bills sprung a leak for the second...

What Rumors About A New Screen On The Next iPhone Could Actually Mean For...

February 17, 2017 3:12 am
Early excitement about the next generation of the iPhone is building months ahead of an expected fall debut. Analysts expect Apple to release three...

Rav Moshe Twersky Hy”d On the Parsha

February 17, 2017 2:13 am
By Rabbi Yehoshua Berman ביום הזה  יט:א     שיהיו דברי תורה חדשים עליך כאילו היום ניתנו     רש”י The day that Klal Yisrael arrived in Midbar...

Listen: Rav Chaim Mintz On Parshas Yisro

February 17, 2017 1:11 am
Each week, Rav Chaim Mintz, Mashgiach of the Yeshiva of Staten Island and founder and head of Oorah Kiruv Rechokim, offers, via telephone, an insightful...

Today’s Yahrtzeits and History – 21 Shevat

February 17, 2017 12:16 am
Rav Moshe Galante II of Yerushalayim (1620-1689), son of Rav Yehonasan, who was the son of Rav Moshe Galante the elder (1540-1614) who studied with...

To Him Who is Prepared…

February 16, 2017 11:24 pm
By Rabbi Eliyahu Safran Before anything else, preparation is the key to success - Alexander Graham Bell Dayeinu! Had He brought us to Mount Sinai, And not given us the...

Full Video: Turx Handles Fox News Interview Gracefully

February 16, 2017 10:45 pm
Mr. Jake "Turx" Turkeltaub and NPR's Mara Liasson, two reporters called on by the president, reflected on President Donald Trump's press conference tonight on...

Trump Pick For Ambassador To Israel Has Contentious Senate Audition

February 16, 2017 10:18 pm
President Donald Trump's choice to be the U.S. ambassador to Israel sought Thursday to assure skeptical senators that he can be fair-minded despite previous...

AT&T’s New, New Unlimited Data Plan Eliminates An Annoying Requirement

February 16, 2017 9:16 pm
AT&T today announced an expanded version of its unlimited data plan that does not require an additional subscription to a pay-TV service. The new unlimited...

The Matzav Shmoooze: A Frum Media Perspective On the Error in the White House

February 16, 2017 8:47 pm
Dear Editor, I’ve been reading all the reports and comments relating to the Trump-Turx incident today at the White House. All the media outlets have...

Trump Withdraws Travel Ban Appeal, Will Revise By Next Week

February 16, 2017 8:20 pm
President Donald Trump said today that he will issue a new executive order on immigration by next week, and Justice Department lawyers asked a...

Trump Says ‘I Inherited A Mess,’ Blasts Media

February 16, 2017 7:45 pm
President Donald Trump aired his grievances against the news media, the intelligence community and his detractors in a sprawling stream-of-consciousness news conference Thursday, capping...

The NY Times Uses Trump-Turx Incident To Paint the President as an Anti-Semite

February 16, 2017 7:13 pm
Surprise, surprise. The New York Times is using President Trump’s response at today’s White House about the rise of anti-Semitic incidents in the United States as...

ADL Defends Turkeltaub in White House Gaffe

February 16, 2017 6:07 pm
The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is now weighing in on the story first reported online by Matzav.com of President Donald Trump’s response to a question posed...

Meoros Bais Yaakov to Pay Tribute to Reb Beinish Mandel zt”l

February 16, 2017 5:50 pm
Dear Friend, When contemplating the recent loss within our family, the untimely Petirah of our dear father, R’ Avraham Beinish Mandel zt”l, it is difficult...

Photos: As Budget Season Heats Up, Agudath Israel Advocates in Albany for Over 140,000...

February 16, 2017 5:16 pm
Agudath Israel of America continued its months-long effort on behalf of New York State's nonpublic students with a day of advocacy in the state's...

Krauthammer’s Take: Trump Calling for No New Settlements Is ‘Doing Netanyahu a Favor’

February 16, 2017 4:49 pm
Charles Krauthammer said that Israeli prime minister Bibi Netanyahu’s visit to the White House was a major victory for him, and also opined that...

Fashion Retailer Shan and Toad Agrees to Drop Policy Denying Refunds to Lakewood and...

February 16, 2017 4:14 pm
New Jersey Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino announced today that on-line children’s clothing retailer Shan and Toad has agreed to drop its unfair policy...

THE FALLOUT: Lessons for the Frum Community from Today’s White House Debacle

February 16, 2017 2:40 pm
People who are easily identified as religious Jews have added responsibilities. They represent us. They represent Yiddishkeit. They represent Torah. They represent Hashem. When they...

DISASTER: Trump Takes Question from Turx, Says it is “Insulting” and Calls Him a...

February 16, 2017 2:06 pm
Moments ago, at a press conference at the White House in Washington, DC, President Donald Trump took questions from the media. One White House...

Trump: Democrats ‘Made Up’ Russia Story

February 16, 2017 2:02 pm
President Donald Trump today said that Democrats “made up a story—RUSSIA” in order to cover for their loss in the 2016 presidential election. “The Democrats...

FULL VIDEO REPLAY: Fireworks at President Trump Press Conference, Takes Questions from Reporters

February 16, 2017 1:45 pm
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Lakewood: Township Committee Announces New Traffic Lights

February 16, 2017 1:40 pm
Last night, the Lakewood, NJ, Township Committee announced at its meeting at Town Hall that they efforts to address gridlock conditions in the town...

Judge Rules: Bridgegate Misconduct Complaint Against Christie Can Move Forward,

February 16, 2017 1:11 pm
NJ.com reports that a Bergen County municipal judge ruled today that a citizen's complaint of official misconduct by Gov. Chris Christie can proceed anew,...

From Moscow 14th Street : A Trip to Lakewood by the Lakewood Moscow Kollel

February 16, 2017 12:40 pm
The Lakewood Moscow Kollel, just two years old, is already making big waves in the heart of Moscow’s large Jewish community. With a variety...

Lakewood: Latino Community Joins “Day Without Immigrants” Protest

February 16, 2017 12:12 pm
The Latino community in Lakewood, NJ, came out en masse today at Town Square at Clifton Avenue and Fourth Street, next to Lakewood Town...

Remembering My Grandfather, Rav Eliezer Levin zt”l

February 16, 2017 11:48 am
By Rabbi Pinchos Lipschutz The Imrei Emes of Ger and the Chofetz Chaim were traveling on the same train. At one of the stops, a...

Watch: Ben Shapiro Rips the Media for False Level of Outrage

February 16, 2017 11:17 am
Martha MacCallum interviews Ben Shapiro and Richard Fowler about the Liberal News Media's reaction to these illegal intelligence leaks about General Michael Flynn. WATCH: {Matzav.com}

NY Times Revisits Obama-Netanyahu Relationship, Blames Israel for All Problems

February 16, 2017 10:46 am
By Ira Stoll Most Americans have moved on to the Trump presidency, but the New York Times seems stuck re-litigating the battles of the Obama years. Perhaps the...

Former CIA Chief: Iran Might Be ‘Relatively Short Time Away’ From Having Nuclear Weapon

February 16, 2017 10:16 am
By BB Portnoy Tehran might be a “relatively short time away” from having a nuclear weapon, a former CIA chief said on Monday. “Iran is a very...