Once a possible threat to Netanyahu, Israeli tech mogul Erel Margalit quits politics

After losing out in the race for Zionist Union party chairman to Avi Gabbay, venture capitalist-turned-MK Erel Margalit announces resignation ...
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‘It’s the first time I’ve killed, and I don’t regret it’

Har Adar security officer wounded in attack released from hospital: 'I wanted to speak to my wife because I wasn't ...
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Little known facts for Sukkot 2017

A sukkah is a temporary structure but also a shelter, the basis for Thanksgiving Day and the time to read ...
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Maxim restaurant suicide bombing anniversary today

On October 4, 2003, a Muslim murdered 21 people including 4 children, wounding 51.

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Rabbi Riskin to step down from Ohr Torah network he founded

Rabbi Riskin is to be succeeded by Rabbi Kenneth Brander, Yeshiva University administrator.

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Obamacare repeal 'not dead', Donald Trump insists, 'unless Republican Senators are total quitters'

Obamacare repeal 'not dead', Donald Trump insists, 'unless Republican Senators are total quitters'Donald Trump’s flagship policy, the repeal and replacement of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), is “not dead” despite defeat in the Senate, the US president has insisted. Mr Trump used Twitter to suggest his fellow Republicans would be “total quitters” unless they demanded a new vote on the a bill to roll back Obamacare. A majority of senators, including three Republicans, handed the billionaire another legislative defeat on Friday when they rejected the latest plan to dismantle the ACA.


Donald Trump's immigration crackdown 'may have emboldened MS-13 street gang'

Donald Trump's immigration crackdown 'may have emboldened MS-13 street gang'Donald Trump’s crackdown on immigration may be emboldening the transnational street gang MS-13, which the President has vowed to “dismantle, decimate and eradicate”. While addressing law enforcement officials on Long Island, New York, the President asserted that previous weak immigration enforcement has allowed the gang to terrorise communities. “And they were all let in here over a relatively short period of time,” Mr Trump said.