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Eleven Jews Killed in Pittsburgh Massacre

The deadliest attack on the Jewish community in American history began at about 9:45 a.m. this past Shabbos at the Tree of Life -...

Migrant Caravan Reignites Immigration

Can dramatic news pictures of thousands of Central American immigrants marching through Mexico in order to storm the southern border of the United States...

GOP Midterm Prospects Rise After Supreme Court Fight

The battle over the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court has energized the Republican Party and rejuvenated their hopes to maintain...

Trump Punishes Palestinians for Rejecting Peace

The growing tensions between the Trump White House and the leadership of the Palestinian Authority, which began when President Trump recognized Yerushalayim as Israel’s...

Mueller Investigation Follow Up: Broader Anti- Trump Conspiracy Revealed

More evidence keeps appearing that the FBI investigation of Russian collusion by the Trump campaign was a two-phase operation. According to a detailed article...

No End to Mueller’s Probe In Sight

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is not honoring the 60-day time-out period traditionally ob-served by Justice Department prosecutors to avoid having their criminal investigations influ-ence...

Trump Fighting Mueller in the Court of Public Opinion

Over the past week, President Donald Trump issued a series of tweets quoting conservative personalities who challenged the legitimacy of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s...

Trump Steps Up Attacks on Mueller Probe

President Donald Trump has stepped up his attacks on Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe, pointing to the absence of evidence to justify allegations that...

Behind the Russia Mania of Trump’s Critics

Trump’s opponents, who never gave up hope of finding proof of collusion with Russia to drive him from office, have spun the ambiguous answer...

Examining The IG Report

The 568-page report released last week by Department of Justice Inspector General (IG) Michael Horowitz condemned former FBI Director Jim Comey for insubordination and...

G7 Ends in Clash Between Trump and Canada’s Trudeau

Since 1976, the US president has met annually with the heads of America’s most important allies and trading partners. For a while, the group...

Senator Simcha Felder Wielding The “Power Of 32” In Albany- Based...

After six years representing the most densely Orthodox populated district in New York State, Brooklyn’s Simcha Felder finds himself wielding the deciding vote in...

Israel-Iran Confrontation Over Syria Escalating

In the wake of Iran’s renewed efforts to turn Syria into a base to attack Israel, the dark clouds of war developing over the...

Expect Tougher National Security Policies

President Trump’s selection of veteran diplomat and outspoken conservative John Bolton to replace General H.R. McMasters as his national security advisor is a signal...

Trump to Meet North Korean Leader

Donald Trump has accepted a surprise invitation from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for an unprecedented face-to-face meeting, which Trump has said will...

Trump’s First Year

Trump Hitting His Stride After First Year in Office Donald Trump’s tenure in the White House got off to a rocky start. That should not...

Encounter at the Mayo Clinic

I looked out the window from the eleventh floor of the Mayo Clinic and I was certain that I was dreaming. After all, anything...

5777 – Year in Review

Another year Another din A year we prayed And hoped to win A year in which The words we said When Unesaneh Tokef was read What will be swirling In my head? Who with...

Behind Trump’s Surprise Deal with Schumer and Pelosi

President Donald Trump’s unexpected willingness to cut a short-term deal with congressional Democrats over the objections of Republican congressional leaders last week has roiled...

Empowering Children to Be Children and Families to Function as Families...

Thousands in Lakewood Pay Tribute to Chai Lifeline at Annual Dinner   “Someone asked me, ‘What does Chai Lifeline do for you?’ I answered, ‘What...