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ISIS Militants Killed in First Battle With U.S. Ground Troops After Attacking Iraqi Military Base

ISIS Militants Killed in First Battle With U.S. Ground Troops After Attacking Iraqi Military Base

The flag of the Syrian al-Qaeda-affiliated group Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Daily Mail – A number of militants have been killed in…

Israeli-Canadian architect wins prestigious award for Singapore hotel

Israeli-Canadian architect wins prestigious award for Singapore hotel

The Marina Bay Sands resort in Singapore, designed by Moshe Safdie. Credit: Timothy Hursley. (Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has awarded the Israeli-Canadian…

Hamas reconstructing terror tunnels using Israeli materials

Hamas reconstructing terror tunnels using Israeli materials

Sources in Gaza say Hamas has started to prepare for next conflict with Israel, group said shifting war strategy in wake of Iron Dome, from long-range missiles to…

Abbas’ real condemnation vs. his bogus condemnation

Abbas’ real condemnation vs. his bogus condemnation

by Itamar Marcus http://palwatch.org/main.aspx?fi=157&doc_id=13471 In a period of a month PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas has twice condemned terror. He first condemned the murder by Palestinians of four worshipers…

Schumer, Graham: U.S Should Publicly State That They Will Veto Any Effort to Bypass Direct Negotiations With Israel

Schumer, Graham: U.S Should Publicly State That They Will Veto Any Effort to Bypass Direct Negotiations With Israel

Schumer, Graham: U.S Should Publicly State That They Will Veto Any Effort to Bypass Direct Negotiations With Israel U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer (D-New York) and Lindsey Graham…

Israel’s Lieberman to boycott Swedish counterpart’s visit over Palestinian state recognition

Israel’s Lieberman to boycott Swedish counterpart’s visit over Palestinian state recognition

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. (Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman is refusing to meet with Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstroem during…

MSU Archaeological Team Finds Artifacts in Israel Linking to David and Solomon

MSU Archaeological Team Finds Artifacts in Israel Linking to David and Solomon

A depiction of Abishag at the bed of David with Bathsheba, Solomon, and Nathan from the biblical tale. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. Clarion-Ledger – A Mississippi State University professor…

Israeli Military Courts Aim to Cut Off Hamas Funding

Israeli Military Courts Aim to Cut Off Hamas Funding

The Israel Defense Forces logo. Photo: IDF. JNS.org – In the wake of a European Union (EU) court removing Hamas from the EU’s terror blacklist, Israeli military courts…

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‘Jewish Food Movement’ comes of age

‘Jewish Food Movement’ comes of age

Click photo to download. Caption: Staff and participants of the Adamah Jewish farming program wash…

Christian-Jewish group sends delegation to aid Ukrainian Jews in distress

Christian-Jewish group sends delegation to aid Ukrainian Jews in distress

IFCJ President Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. (JNS.org) A delegation from the International Fellowship…

Kansas Jewish sites shooter found mentally competent, state seeks death penalty

Kansas Jewish sites shooter found mentally competent, state seeks death penalty

The Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City. Credit: Facebook. (JNS.org) White supremacist and former…

Hanukkah is a Zionist Celebration!

Hanukkah is a Zionist Celebration!

(Compiled and edited by Steven Shamrak) The name of Jewish holiday, Hanukkah, is derived from…

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT AFTERNOON HANUKKAH RECEPTION

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT AFTERNOON HANUKKAH RECEPTION

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ________________________________________________________________ December 17, 2014 East Room 4:27…

Time to rethink Holocaust Remembrance Day?

Time to rethink Holocaust Remembrance Day?

Click photo to download. Caption: The “Hall of Names” commemorating victims of the Holocaust at Israel’s…

Shidduch Pictures and Halacha

Shidduch Pictures and Halacha

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman “I hope you don’t mind, but the boy’s mother would like…

Harvard suspends purchases from SodaStream after anti-Israel pressure

Harvard suspends purchases from SodaStream after anti-Israel pressure

Harvard University. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. (JNS.org) After anti-Israel pressure, Harvard University Dining Services (HUDS) has suspended its…


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Reagan At 30

Reagan At 30

By Larry Gordon “America has drifted,” said former Senator Alphonse D’Amato, now 77, the man who hails from Island Park on Long Island and represented New York in…

The Picture Of Perfection

The Picture Of Perfection

Halachic Musings By Rabbi Yair Hoffman “I hope you don’t mind, but the boy’s mother would like to see a picture of your daughter.” “Look, ka’h, my son…

My Chanukah

My Chanukah

By Larry Gordon It is an ongoing Chanukah dilemma, one that is dealt with annually, not necessarily at this time of year, but rather back in August or…

There Is Hope From The Other Side Of The Bench

By David J. Seidemann, Esq. His Hebrew name is Tuvia Chaim ben Esther, and he needs our prayers. His friends, family, and coworkers know him as Allen. I…

Women Lighting: Playing With Fire?

By Rebbetzin Lisa Septimus There is a discussion in Masheches Shabbos (21b) about how to kindle the Chanukah lights. The basic requirement of the mitzvah is that each…

Chag HaSemichah At Lander Beis Medrash L’Talmud

By Rochelle Maruch Miller Walk into the beis medrash at Lander College for Men Beis Medrash L’Talmud at any time and you can feel the energy—in the room,…

News From The Hills

News From The Hills

By Chanita Teitz I met with Arieh King, Jerusalem City Council member, chairman of the United Jerusalem Party and the Environmental Protection Committee, and deputy chairman of the…