Israeli man shot dead after being mistaken for attacker

...troops placed a concrete barrier in the West Bank city of Bethlehem, near a Jewish holy site where thousands of faithful are...Israel's West Bank separation barrier on the outskirts of Bethlehem.Ten Israelis have been killed over the last month, mainly...
Nation and World
As attacks continue, Israeli army begins deploying troops

...Bank and Gaza Strip. Clashes continued Wednesday between Israeli troops and Palestinian protesters in the West Bank city of Bethlehem.The Obama administration has issued a strong condemnation of Palestinian incitement and assaults against Israelis. The...
Nation and World
Sports On TV for Friday, July 17 and Saturday, July 18

...vs. Arif Magomedov (15-0-0); middleweights, Antoine Douglas (17-0-1) vs. Istvan Szili (18-0-2), at Bethlehem, Pa.CYCLING4 a.m., NBCSN - Tour de France, stage 13, Muret to RodezGOLF3 a.m., ESPN - British Open Championship...
Frankincense and myrrh more than just historic scents

Remember the three wise men who came from the east, bearing gifts for an infant lying in a manger in Bethlehem? The gifts were gold, frankincense and myrrh. Gold, we know about. But what about the other two? For years I was mystified...
Wondering about the real stars

...prominent place inside most homes. Many of them will be topped by an ornament that's supposed to represent the star of Bethlehem. But if we look past its symbolic origins, we might see much more than a spiritual icon. According to the Christian tradition...
My Turn: Let us make room in our hearts

...afternoon of Dec. 24, pilgrims process through the streets, re-enacting the search by the Mary and Joseph for lodging in Bethlehem. The procession is usually at night and is led by a man and a women (or a boy and girl) dressed as Joseph and Mary (sometimes...
Sports on TV

...m., ESPN2 - Boxcino, semifinals, heavyweights, Lenroy Thomas (19-3-0) vs. Andrey Fedosov (26-3-0), at Bethlehem, Pa.6 p.m., SHO - Middleweights, Sergiy Derevyanchenko (4-0-0) vs. Alan Campa (13-1-0); middleweights...
London rail work unearths thousands of skeletons

...patients from Bedlam Hospital, the world's first asylum for the mentally ill. The hospital's name, a corruption of Bethlehem, became a synonym for chaos.Tests on the bones by osteologists may reveal where these Londoners came from, what they ate...
Not For Web
Rainy Day Reads: Christmas traditions

...Christmas Bear" by Stickland20. "The Christmas Promise" by Smith21. "The Legend of the Poinsetta" by dePaola22. "Bethlehem's Busy" by Adams23. "The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey" by Wojciechowski24. "Christmas Magic" by Garland25...
Joe Tompkins teammates

...Tyler Carter (Topton, Pa.); Chris Devlin-Young (Bethlehem, N.H.); Ralph Green (Brooklyn, N.Y.); Gerald...Colo.), five-time Paralympian Chris Devlin-Young (Bethlehem, N.H.), four four-time Paralympians, eight three-time...


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