By Karen McDonough/JNS.org When Mark Rosenblatt touched down at Ben Gurion Airport in Tel Aviv April 5 and powered on his cell phone, he got the surprise of his mobile technology life. Rosenblatt received a text message from his cell phone carrier, Verizon, reading, “Welcome to Palestine.” “I did a double take,”...
Fans of 90's pop music living in Israel are rejoicing as Britney Spears is rumored to be performing her in Israel for the first time in the summer of 2017 as part of her upcoming world tour. No show date has been announced, but according to Channel 2, Spears will...
Just a month ago, YWN reported about a Howell Police officer which detained a Lakewood couple for speeding as they were driving to the hospital with the woman in labor. The husband was given a speeding ticket – which caused a stir in the media. Meanwhile in Israel, at about 8:00 this morning,...
A Syrian newborn was airlifted to Israel for emergency life-saving surgery to correct the child’s life-threatening heart condition. The child is a son of Syrian refugees currently living in Cyprus due to the ongoing civil war in their country. The 2-day-old baby was flown in an incubator on board a...
Hananya Naftali is Christian Israeli IDF soldier and a huge Israel supporter who takes to social media to show his support. In his latest video he talks about the murderous stabbing attack by a Palestinian assailant on a 21-year-old student Hannah Bladon from the UK on the Jerusalem light...
In a festive ceremony held Thursday at the Eretz Israel Museum in Tel Aviv, four bulletproof ambulances were donated by Mr. Sheldon and Dr. Miriam Adelson. The bulletproof ambulances are expected to save lives in Yehuda and Shomron; in Hebron, Efrat., Ofra and Karnei Shomron. A fifth ambulance that the...
(Baltimore Jewish Life) Jerusalem, Israel - Dec. 19, 2017 - The last night of Hanukkah 5778, saw tens of thousands of people arriving to the Old City streets of Yerushalayim. By Jaffa Gate, musical performers and artists with live fire torches entertained. The nearby walls were colorfully lit up. Entering the narrow...
Meet Tal Shaulov, an Israeli soldier who took over some of the major social media sites thanks to his video of crazy trick shot with a soccer ball. The 21-year-old has only been doing trick shots for a year and a half. "I always had the skills ot do trick...
Why don't the Palestinians have their own country? Is it the fault of Israel? Of the Palestinians? Of both parties? David Brog, Executive Director of the Maccabee Task Force, shares the answers. But you may have already guessed, it's not because Israel hasn't made numerous offers of land. In fact...
Hananya Naftali is Christian Israeli IDF soldier and a huge Israel supporter who takes to social media to show his support. In the following video he visits numerous sites in Jerusalem where Palestinian terrorists carried out attacks on innocents to show the world what Israel is dealing with. Watch it...
Professor Rabbi Ken Spiro discusses the debate of whether or not the archaeological record supports the biblical narrative. In the following video he talks about how archaeology is proving the bible more and more, despite how much more archaeological excavation still needs to be done. According to Rabbi Spiro,...
After years of arguing, an agreement has been finalized ordering all stores in the Yerushalayim neighborhoods of Beis Yisroel, Meah Shearim and Shmuel HaNavi to close by 11 PM each night. The neighborhood is home to many yeshivas, including Yeshivas Mir, leaving hundreds if not thousands of bochurim who are finishing...
The first Yom Hazikaron ceremony is currently taking place in Jerusalem. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Knesset speaker Yuli Edelstein are participating in the ceremony. Get OS News Live Updates  by email and never miss our top breaking stories    Source: Mako
Israel’s national baseball team, which has been shocking the world with its success as an underdog in the World Baseball Classic (WBC), Monday suffered its first loss in the international tournament. Team Israel fell 12-2 to the Netherlands, a squad it had defeated in an earlier stage of the competition....
JNS.org Newly released United Nations documents reveal that the Allied powers knew about the Jewish Holocaust carried out by Hitler’s Nazi regime at least two-and-a-half years earlier than previously thought. As early as December 1942, the United States, the United Kingdom and the former Soviet Union were aware that at...


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