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Israeli government must not reward bad behavior

(September 26, 2021 / JNS) Without fanfare, the Ra’am party recently submitted one of the shortest bills in Israel’s legislative history. By changing just three words – “14 Sivan 5777 (May 31, 2007)” to “30 Kislev 5785 (December 31, 2024)” – the Islamist party aims to legalize electrical connections for …

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Have you ever heard of an Italian wall lizard? Another bizarre find of wild animals on Staten Island

STATEN ISLAND, NY – Somehow, two species of wild lizards have made Staten Island their home. A resident of Great Kills posted a photo on Facebook this week of a creature on his windowsill that piqued the curiosity of some and inspired others to dig. Commented one woman: “[One] ran …

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There is a reliable method for triggering lucid dreams, scientists have found

They are amazing. Unbelievable. Magical. But perhaps the most fantastic thing about lucid dreams – in which the dreamer realizes he is dreaming – is how realistic they seem. Unfortunately, only about half of us have lucid dreams in our lifetime, and efforts to trigger the phenomenon have yielded mixed …

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A perfect property for a history buff

Every property has a story. From the oldest country heaps to the most recent, the houses we build tell us about the times in which we live: the fashions of the day, the materials to which we have access, the relative wealth of the region. But not all properties have …

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Poll: Michaels and Minnesota cops violated rights of black teenager

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The manager of a suburban Minneapolis Michaels store called police on a teenage boy looking for a job simply because he is black and officers then used unreasonable force on him due of his race, said a state agency investigating civil rights violations. findings published Thursday. The …

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Jaden Smith and MSFTSrep take over London

After four full years, Jaden Smith is back in London, and no one is more excited than him. In partnership with luxury retailer Selfridges, Jaden has set up a pop-up for his label MSFTSrep and to highlight his collaborative silhouette, the Vision Racer, with New Balance. “I love London,” Jaden …

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Brick Trio to be honored in Memorial Brick-Brick football match

BRICK, NJ – Three people who have left an indelible mark on the Brick Memorial and the Brick Township community will be honored on Saturday when the Brick Memorial hosts the annual Brick-Brick Memorial football game. The game is scheduled for noon at Brick Memorial High School, 2001 Lanes Mill …

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Students Set Up Small Parks In Parking Spaces In Downtown Ames For Park (ing) Day | Academics

On Friday, parking spaces throughout downtown Ames were converted to small parklets for public viewing. The parklets were designed and built by students from the Iowa State Landscape Architecture Program as part of a global participatory art project, Park (ing) Day. Park (ing) Day began in San Francisco after a …

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Add hygge, spend less on art with new sculptural candles

It can be intimidating and expensive to add art to your home decor. Sculptural candles – which exploded in popularity during the pandemic – are an easy, low-stake alternative. In shapes that are both abstract (knots, drops, twists) and realistic (cakes, torsos, animals), these objects have become more and more …

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NI Women’s Patron Shiels Wants Crowd Support to Keep Moving Forward

2023 Women’s World Cup Uefa Qualifying Group D: Northern Ireland v Latvia (Windsor Park, 7 p.m.) “IF we had the Green and White Army behind us, we would beat America!” Even the always exuberant Kenny Shiels joked when he said this, adding quickly: “I know this is outrageous”, but the …

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