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2nd Israeli Astronaut To Perform 44 Experiments In Outer Space – After Paying 55 Million Dollars For His Ticket

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Eytan Stibbe will be only the second Israeli to go to outer space. The former Israeli fighter pilot, who shot down four Syrian planes during the first Lebanon...

Cheney’s Post Dim As Trump Endorses Stefanik To Replace Her

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WASHINGTON (AP) — No. 3 House Republican Liz Cheney was clinging to her post Wednesday as party leaders lined up behind an heir apparent, signaling that the fallout over her repeat...

Watch: 150 Hatzalah Volunteers Who Treated Meron Victims Gather At Scene Of Tragedy To Sing Ani Maamin

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — At a somber Meron scene on the steps where 45 holy neshamos lost their lives in the horrific tragedy on Lag Ba'Omer, 150 Hatzalah volunteers who were desperat...

New Details Emerged Over The Mass Casualties At Mt. Meron Israel During Interview With Avi Abelow From The Pulse Of Israel

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MERON (VINnews) — New details emerged over the mass casualties at Mt. Meron israel during Interview with Avi Abelow from The Pulse of Israel Podcast, about the largest civilian cas...

Funeral Held For NYPD Officer Struck, Killed In Line Of Duty

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City police officer killed by a suspected drunken driver was hailed Tuesday at his funeral as a humble public servant, a doting father and a “perfect pic...

House GOP Leader Amps Up Pressure On Cheney Over Trump Barbs

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WASHINGTON (AP) — House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy stepped up pressure on No. 3 House Republican Liz Cheney on Tuesday, claiming rank-and-file concerns about “her ability to ca...

Biden Aims For Vaccinating 70% Of Adult Americans By July 4

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is setting a new vaccination goal to deliver at least one dose to 70% of adult Americans by July 4, the White House said Tuesday, as the admin...

The Admor’s Son Who Miraculously Survived Recalls: ‘He Said Shma Yisrael With Me And Passed Away’

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — A moving and tear-filled meeting took place between the son of the Shotzer Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Moskowitz, and Rabbi Meir Nachman Elhadad, the father ...

Religious Zionism Torn Apart By Two Unsavory Choices

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — On Tuesday evening the mandate granted to Prime Minister Netanyahu will expire and frantic last minute efforts are still being made to form some kind of right...

WATCH: Fatah: “Jews Allied With Nazi Germany To Burn Jews For Profit,” EXCLUSIVE Interview With Itamar Marcus, PMW

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Today, Alan and Baila from the VINnews Podcast 'The Definitive Rap' sat down for an exclusive interview with Itamar Marcus, Founder of Palestinian Media Watch...

Baltimore’s Orthodox Community Rocked as Jewish Visitor Fatally Shot

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BALTIMORE (VINnews) - An Orthodox man was shot dead last in the heart of Baltimore’s Jewish community. The incident took place between Park Heights Avenue and Reisterstown Road ...

Dutch Couple Enter World’s 1st 3D Home- Built In Just Five Days

NEW YORK (VINnews) — A Dutch couple are now the proud tenants of the first-ever 3D-printed concrete house in Holland. The single- storey house, which boasts more than 1000 feet of ...

At Least 6 Americans, Including 3 Teenagers, Among Victims In Meron Tragedy

New York (Jewish Week via JTA) — Among the 45 people killed in the crush of bodies at a Lag b’Omer celebration in northern Israel were at least six Americans with ties to the New Y...

Live: Funeral of Eliezer Tzvi Joseph From KJ, Who Died in Israeli Crowd Crush

The funeral of Eliezer Tzvi Joseph, 26, of Kiryas Joel, New York. A Satmar Hasid, he was the father of four children. He was amongst victims in the Israeli crowd crush at Meron. ...

A Simple Cheshbon Nefesh: Why Did This Tragedy Occur?

JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Anyone watching the live feed of the celebrations at Meron Thursday evening could not fail to be impressed by the fervor, the joy, the spirituality and the tr...

Paul Ryan: Trump Debate Will Fade As New Candidates Emerge

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Since the chaotic end of Donald Trump’s presidency, the debate about the future of the Republican Party frequently comes down to a simple marker: Do you support ...

Biden Expresses Condolences With Israel For Meron Tragedy

WASHINGTON (JTA) - President Joe Biden offered assistance to Israel in the wake of the deadly stampede in the country’s north on Lag b’Omer. Biden said in a statement released F...

Updated List Of Fatalities Identified In The Meron Tragedy

MERON (VINnews) — As the horror and shock from the Meron tragedy is still sinking in, authorities are working to identify and treat the dozens of victims of the crowd crush. Tra...

Wisconsin To Require Holocaust Education Starting In 5th Grade

WISCONSIN (JTA) - Students in Wisconsin will now be required to study the Holocaust at least twice between fifth and 12th grade. A bill signed Wednesday by Gov. Tony Evers manda...

44 Dead, 103 Injured In Horrific Tragedy At Meron: Where Were The Police?

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — In what is by far the worst civilian tragedy in Israel's history, 44 people died and 150 were injured, 18 of them in serious condition after a mass of people ...