Miracle Minyan in Omaha

“Hey Rabbi, getting ready for takeoff at Newark. Found four other Jewish guys on board. Think we can get a minyan?” At 4:00 A.M. last Monday, Moshe Rosenblatt pressed send on the text, turned his phone off and settled in for the three-hour flight to Omaha, Nebraska.

Kamala Harris Drops Out of Presidential Race

California Senator Kamala Harris has suspended her campaign for the 2020 presidential race, becoming the biggest name to drop out of the race so far. Harris was considered a front-runner for the Democratic nomination when she entered the race in January 2019. She has dropped significantly in the polls in recent months,

Picture of the Day

It’s always fun to play “Can You Recognize This Location? with old photos. On that note, can you guess which Crown Heights landmark this is? Look in the extended article for the answer.

National Library of Israel is Going Digital

The National Library of Israel in Jerusalem, home to the world’s largest collection of textual Judaica, is going digital. The NLI and Google have announced that 120,000 books will soon go online for the first time as part of an historic collaboration.