Community Monday, July 29, 2019 at 3:32 pm | כ"ו תמוז תשע"ט Monday, July 29, 2019 at 3:32 pm | כ"ו תמוז תשע"טTalmidim of Camp Heichal Torah Veavodah listening to Satmar Rebbe Harav Aharon Teitlebaum, shlita, as he addresses the Chanukas Habayis.On Thursday, 15 Tamuz, Camp Heichal Torah Veavodah located in Monroe, N.Y., celebrated the...
(The Washington Post) - Monday, July 29, 2019 at 3:44 pm | כ"ו תמוז תשע"טBaltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. (JGHowes)When returning home from overseas travel, who doesn’t want a little souvenir to remind you about your trip? That was the explanation offered by a man who’d packed a...
(July 29, 2019 / JNS) U.S. Rep Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) has signed onto Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-Minn.) resolution that supports the anti-Israel BDS movement. Although the pro-boycott resolution introduced by Omar does not explicitly mention Israel, she told Al-Monitor shortly before filing it, “We are introducing a resolution … to really...
(JTA) — Central New York’s oldest synagogue is being redeveloped as student housing for Syracuse University. Temple Concord, also known as the Temple Society of Concord, lays claim to being the ninth-oldest congregation in the United States. It sold its building for $9 million to Landmark Properties, a developer...
YERUSHALAYIM - Monday, July 29, 2019 at 3:50 pm | כ"ו תמוז תשע"טOtzma Yehudit party leader and Israeli lawyer Itamar Ben-Gvir in March, 2019. (Yonatan Sindel/Flash90)Otzma Yehudit and Zehut, the two parties so far left out of the newly formed right-wing alliance, could run on a two-party ticket with a...
(JTA) — Jewish leaders in Baltimore have come to the defense of Rep. Elijah Cummings, the African-American Democrat who has come under withering attack from President Donald Trump. After spending a week berating the group of four Democratic freshman known as “The...
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Monday, July 29, 2019 at 3:57 pm | כ"ו תמוז תשע"טBrazilian riot police prepare to invade a prison facility. (Sandro Pereira/AFP/Getty Images/File)At least 52 inmates died, with 16 decapitated, in a prison riot on Monday in the northern Brazilian state of Para, the state’s prison...
(July 29, 2019 / JNS) Israel’s politics got another major shakeup in recent days—this time on the right, with the announcement of the merger between Ayelet Shaked’s New Right Party and Jewish Home. Like similar moves on the left last week, the latest union seeks to boost the...
NEW YORK (AP) - Monday, July 29, 2019 at 4:02 pm | כ"ו תמוז תשע"טAftermath of the shooting at a playground in Brownsville, Sunday. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)New York police say a shootout that left one man dead and 11 people wounded at a Brooklyn community festival may have been...
(July 29, 2019 / JNS) Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed 121 new immigrants (olim) from Ukraine on Monday morning at a reception held at the foot of their plane. The olim, who arrived on a special flight organized by the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, were filled...

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