A rare historic copy of the Declaration of Independence written in Thomas Jefferson's hand is on display at the New York Public Library. Jefferson wrote out several copies of his original text and sent them to five or six friends. The Library's copy is one of the two copies that have survived intact.
Israeli soldiers deploy in the hills of Halhoul near Hebron, West Bank, during a military operation to find three kidnapped Israeli teenagers, June 22, 2014. A massive Israeli military operation has intensified in it's tenth day to find Eyal Yifrah, 19, Gilad Shaer, 16, and Naftali Frenkel, 16, who were abducted by Palestinian militants while hitchhiking on the night of June 8, near the Gush Etzion Settlements in the West Bank.
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