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Palestinians sort through 8 years of mail held by Israel

Palestinians sort through 8 years of mail held by IsraelJERICHO, West Bank (AP) — Palestinian postal workers in the West Bank are sifting through eight years' worth of undelivered mail held by Israel.



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Eight years late, Palestinian mail arrives in West Bank

Eight years late, Palestinian mail arrives in West BankPalestinians in the occupied West Bank are about to receive a special delivery of more than 10 tons of mail that has been delayed by Israel for the past eight years. Postal workers have been sorting through thousands of mail sacks in the West Bank city of Jericho for the past several days after Israeli authorities allowed the entry of the letters and packages from neighboring Jordan. The 10.5 tons of mail had been held in Jordan since 2010 because Israel would not permit direct transfer to the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank, Palestinian officials said.



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Forty years ago: three popes in three months

Forty years ago: three popes in three monthsThe death 40 years ago of Pope John Paul I, who reigned for just 33 days in 1978, paved the way for the Roman Catholic Church to have three pontiffs in three months. On August 6, 1978, Pope Paul VI dies aged 80 of a heart attack after 15 years at the Vatican. On August 26, Cardinal Albino Luciani — the patriarch of Venice — is elected pope under the name John Paul I.



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New Mexico compound member in U.S. illegally over 20 years: government

New Mexico compound member in U.S. illegally over 20 years: governmentA Haitian woman who was charged with child abuse at a New Mexico compound has been taken into custody by immigration authorities after living in the United States illegally for over 20 years, immigration officials said on Wednesday. Jany Leveille, 35, was taken into custody by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in Taos County, New Mexico, on Tuesday and must appear before a judge to resolve her immigration status, according to a statement by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. “Leveille has been unlawfully present in the U.S. for more than 20 years after overstaying the validity of her non-immigrant visitor visa,” according to an ICE statement.



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Laura Ingraham Has Been Peddling White Nationalism For Years: A Reminder

Laura Ingraham Has Been Peddling White Nationalism For Years: A ReminderFrom her perch on a prime-time national television show, conservative



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Vintage Photos Show Lucille Ball's Unmatched Style Through The Years

Vintage Photos Show Lucille Ball's Unmatched Style Through The YearsLucille Ball was a star in more ways than one. She was a television pioneer, a



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After Years Of Alex Jones' Right-Wing Conspiracy Theories, Why Now?

After Years Of Alex Jones' Right-Wing Conspiracy Theories, Why Now?Backlash against Alex Jones grew to a new level on Monday as YouTube announced



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LAPD Officers Killed a Hostage For the First Time in 13 Years, Police Chief Says

LAPD Officers Killed a Hostage For the First Time in 13 Years, Police Chief SaysBody camera footage shows how the scene unfolded outside a church



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LAPD chief: Officers kill a hostage for 1st time in 13 years

LAPD chief: Officers kill a hostage for 1st time in 13 yearsLOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police released video Tuesday showing officers fatally shooting an armed man and the woman he was holding hostage, marking the second time LAPD gunfire has killed a bystander in the last six weeks.



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Trump: Will pick a SCOTUS nominee ‘that’s going to be there for 40 years’

Trump: Will pick a SCOTUS nominee ‘that’s going to be there for 40 years’The short list contains all appeals court judges, including Amy Coney Barrett of Indiana, Brett Kavanaugh of Maryland, and Thomas Hardiman of Pennsylvania.



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