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A Jewish woman comforting a distressed child was captured in heartwarming photos that quickly gained traction on social media. The photos show Chabad emissary Rochel Groner holding and comforting the young boy on a flight from Brussels to New York. About an hour into the flight on Friday, the young...
A Bubbe With a Broken Heart Mother of 11 and grandmother of nearly 200, Mrs. Chana Hirschman, has accustomed herself to sacrificing for her family. However after one of her children became ill, the Hirschmans were drained of all of the resources they had, and forced to sell their home....
22-year-old Sara Gottlieb was told by Israeli doctors that she had a case of cancer so severe, there was nothing that could be done to save her. However rather than accept this grim fate, she and her parents set off on a journey halfway across the world, to the...
You’ve just run out of toothpaste and you’ve got a big date tonight. There’s no time to drive to the store and there’s too much traffic to send a courier. You’re starving for sushi but your favorite restaurant says it will be at least an hour to get take-out to...
High school students pulling pranks is a tradition as old as time. But one Jewish teen has gone viral after a stunt he pulled during his graduation ceremony last week. Akiva Glashofer was handed his diploma from the Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy last Monday. But he wanted to leave...
By Eddie Dvir By now everyone has either heard about the craze that has taken the globe by storm, the fidget spinner. Thousands of middle aged kids are spinning them in school, on the street or at your local shul. The fidget spinner is simple little colorful device that has a...
Everyone who has been to Israel has heard the Muslim call to prayer at early hours of morning and throughout the day. It is done on loudspeaker and wakes up many who do not want to be woken up so early. Yitzchok Meir a talented singer, decided to do a...
The worlds most popular messaging application, WhatsApp is offline and unavailable for many users worldwide. Problems began at around 4:30pm on 3 May and were felt in America, Israel,  London, Netherlands, France, Germany, Spain, South Africa, South America, Mexico any many other places worldwide. Problems logging into the app have also been...
A special Yom Ha'atzmaut message from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo. "On Yom Ha'Atzmaut, we celebrate Israel’s Independence Day in recognition of the rich history between our two countries. "This evening, I have directed One World Trade Center and the new Kosciuszko Bridge to be lit white and blue, the colors of the...
Rare aerial footage from Israel's memorial day. No, it's not a mistake in the camera, the traffic actually stopped for one minute when the siren sounded commemorating the thousands of soldiers who have died for the state of Israel. Source: בית מקדש שלישי Get OS News Live Updates  by email and never miss...
This story is what Hollywood movies are made of. Grab the tissues, because this tale of true love is about to unlock the faucets: After almost 70  years of marriage, Teresa Vatkin, 89, and Isaac Vatkin, 91, died less than 40 minutes apart, holding hands across their hospital beds.  Their...

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Times Of Israel Reports: Adrian Grenier, best known as the star of HBO’s “Entourage,” returned to TV this week. In a Passover commercial for an Israeli gift card company, the actor clips on a white satin yarmulke and nails the guttural pronunciation of the holiday’s Hebrew name, Pesach. He then proceeds...
A very moving moment was captured on camera  when the students of the Fainberg high school in Petach Tikvah, Israel,  surprise their 70-year-old security guard named Eli on his birthday. Eli was brought to tears. This was not a first time occurrence. Last year the same students surprised their beloved security...
Watch what happened when religious extremists  tried to confront religious IDF soldiers who were exiting a Torah class given at Jerusalem's Great Synagogue by Chief Rabbi of the IDF, Rabbi Eyal Krim. The extremists were ready with with signs in hand and hurled insults at the religious soldiers for enlisting in the...
There's a TV quiz show in the UK called Are You Smarter Than a Ten-Year-Old?  Here's a clip from that show that should give you some pre-Pesach laughs.  For a prize of £7,500, the host asks the contestant, "What is the name of the flat, unleavened bread that Jewish...
The IDF has released a video of the IDF obstacle course. It simulates the physical challenges of the battlefield. Tests strength, cardio, speed and agility. The soldiers are required to run, jump, climb through obstacles, all in just 10 minutes.  This the final test that turns trainees into combat soldiers. It...
  There’s new free app that is taking the Jewish communities of Flatbush, Boro Park, Williamsburg, Lakewood, Monsey, and Baltimore by a storm. It’s called Swipestakes, and it’s incredible. How would you like to get the following? 10% off of purchases at ladies’ clothing stores... maternity shops... children’s boutiques… hosiery and accessory stores…...
An orthodox young man helps an Israeli put on tfillin at Auschwitz. Powerful.     Via: חדשות כיכר השבת The Israel Project
Earlier this month, OS News brought you a 'Chassidic' rapper named Goldberg AKA 'Hard Charlie', performing at the Redline Subway station in Chicago and straphangers were excited to see his performance. Now, hear the 'Yeshivish' rapper version, 'Sammy K',  belt out a rhyme from his amazing new CD,  "Kosher Kosher". I think this...
Fists started to fly outside the AIPAC conference in Washington, DC today. According to reports, a member of the JDL who is hard of hearing and wears hearing aids was jumped fro the back and kicked in the head. Later on in the video, a brave Palestinian woman waving an...
  Ynet has released a recording of one of the bomb threats made to to a JCC on January 18. The brief call was made with voice-disguising technology that protects the caller’s identity. An Israeli teen with dual Israeli and American citizenship living in the southern Israeli city of Ashkelon was arrested...
It’s a new little Wonder Woman! Wonder Woman Gal Gadot, 31, welcomed her own little superhero to the family. Wonder Woman Movie Promo The  actress and her husband Yaron Versano announced the birth of their second daughter, Maya, with a happy tweet. “And than we were four… She is here, Maya,” Gadot,  captioned photo of herself, husband...
A new video on Youtube shows a woman during a BBC interview who articulates the complicated situation in South Korea while caring for kids, cooking a dinner, cleaning the toilet and even diffusing a bomb! This of course is a spoof of a real life situation that happened last week during a...
"We don't need to look for and wide for God. He's in every one of us and in every thing that we do. Whether you believe or not, we all can agree that by helping each other, each good act that we do makes this world a brighter place....
We know Purim is over, but we had to acknowledge this young Israeli woman dressed up as a statue for Purim . Makes you do a double take!   Get OnlySimchas News Live Updates  by email and never miss our top breaking stories    By: ענת נגר Via: פשפשוק
Newly discovered will bring tears to your eyes. The video shows a ship called the "Hagana Ship Unafraid," which is full of Holocaust survivors from Buchenwald. Various shots show passengers exhausted from heat and stress.  They have just been informed by British marines that they are going to be arrested...
Watch this amazing TED talk presentation by Megan Phelps-Roper who discusses her experiences being brought up within the hate-filled Westboro Baptist Church and her journey towards the decision to leave.  Formerly a prominent member of the Westboro Baptist Church, a hate group known for its hate speech, especially against...
Ballplayers in blue-and-white will be remembered for their chutzpah at bat and Mensch on a Bench mascot in debut appearance at global baseball event.   Team Israel had a great run at the World Baseball Classic tournament while it lasted. The ballplayers with a David vs. Goliath approach came out swinging...

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PPAP Purim, Pen Pineapple Apple Pen, PIKO TARO, PIKOTARO make this amazing Purim Shtik video. By the Karan family!
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