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Day: July 24, 2013

Future

On Monday, July 22, the “Great Kate Wait” finally drew to a conclusion as the Duchess of Cambridge (Kate Middleton) and Prince William welcomed a baby boy. The birth of the new heir was announced by Kensington. “Her Royal Highness…

Turkish Protesters Take to Country’s Parks

Anti-government protesters have turned to local parks to continue their struggle. On a nightly basis, hundreds and sometimes thousands of people attend so-called “park forums” to discuss politics and the country’s future. Every night in public parks across Istanbul, hundreds…

Israel, Palestinians Set Down

Israel and the Palestinians are setting down guidelines for new peace talks brokered by the United States. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed the expected resumption of peace talks with the Palestinians after a four-year stalemate. Speaking at the weekly…

Archaeologists Find Palace of King David

On Thursday, July 18, three unique public buildings, the first of their kind ever found in the Judea area, have been unearthed by Hebrew University and Archaeology Authority archaeologists in the past year. The buildings date to the tenth century…

Peres Meets with Knicks Star Stoudemire

Israeli President Shimon Peres was overshadowed – literally – by American basketball player Amar’e Stoudemire during a meeting between the two in Jerusalem on July 18. Stoudemire, in Israel to coach the Canadian basketball team at the Maccabiah Games, met…