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JERUSALEM — As Israelis prepare to celebrate the holiest days on the Jewish calendar under a fresh lockdown, organizing prayer services is proving to be more of a mathematical brainteaser than a spiritual exercise. Rabbis are having to arrange worshipers into clusters of 20 to 50, separated by dividers, determining the number and size of …

“We’re thrilled to unveil The Hunt for Neptune’s Gold lounge at Osage Casino Hotel Tulsa,” said James Starr, president of VGT. “Our slot fans will love this dedicated gaming experience with more ways to play their favorite game in one space on the casino floor.” The 1,100 square foot gaming space is adjacent to the …

 As the coronavirus surges in the state, Californians celebrated Independence Day with virtual parades featuring photos of flag-draped front porches instead of pancake breakfasts and crowded festivities. Meanwhile, law enforcement officers were out and about, reminding people to wear masks in public and turning away disappointed sun-seekers from beaches that were closed to discourage crowds …

Soldiers celebrate ‘breaking the chains’ at inaugural Juneteenth celebration at Camp Humphreys CAMP HUMPHREYS, South Korea — Nearly 1,000 people turned out for a celebration here Friday that aimed to raise awareness about the day the Union Army arrived in Galveston, Texas, to tell African Americans slaves they had been freed. Juneteenth is …

Tens of thousands of Americans on Friday marked the Juneteenth holiday commemorating the abolishment of slavery with anti-racism marches, peaceful rallies, bike rides and music parties celebrating blackness held across the country. The Juneteenth celebrations took place against a backdrop of unprecedented nationwide protests demanding racial justice sparked by the death of George Floyd, a …

Countries around the world are weighing the costs and benefits of reopening society. The coronavirus pandemic continued its global assault on Sunday, with more than 1.7 million known cases recorded worldwide and at least 108,000 deaths. But even as some countries join the list of those with broad lockdown orders and others maintain or extend …

April 10, 2020 7:32 PM Elenee Dao Posted: April 10, 2020 7:32 PM SPOKANE, Wash. – Churches in the Spokane community will be celebrating Easter a little differently, as they still hope to reach their congregations on the holy weekend. It’s not easy, when everyone has been ordered to stay home. It’s been a different …

CLOSE The Rev. Brian Wideman turned to YouTube when churches were closed to the public due to the coronavirus pandemic Green Bay Press-Gazette With Easter only a week away, Christians across the spectrum are using a multitude of online platforms to connect with, preach to and counsel their flocks. The state’s order prohibiting gatherings of …

ORLANDO, Fla. – Each year, 36 million heart-shaped boxes of chocolate are sold to show your loved ones how much you care. Several studies have associated eating dark chocolate with a lower risk of heart disease. But that’s not the only thing you can do for your love’s heart. What are your plans for Valentine’s …

From programming robots to learning about internet safety, it’s a celebration this week of all things computer science. Across the country and here at home, students are marking Computer Science Education Week. The goal of this campaign is aimed at inspiring kindergarten to 12th-grade students to take an interest in computer science. Newswatch 16’s Ryan …