The discovery of a Philistine cemetery on the southern coast of Israel might go a long way to shaking up the way history views this ancient people. Discovered outside the ancient walls of Ashkelon, a major Philistine city between the 12th and 7th centuries B.C., the cemetery is an unprecedented find.
NYPD police officers and protesters came face-to-face as Black Lives Matter protesters marched in New York City's Union Square on July 9, 2016. The protests came two days after a sniper killed five police officers during a demonstration in Dallas.
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director James Comey testifies on Capitol Hill during a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on the FBI's investigation into current Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's use of a private email system while serving as Secretary of State, on July 7, 2016. Comey outlined his reasons why the FBI did not prosecute Hillary Clinton on her private server stating there was no legal precedent.
Actor John Goodman joined in on the festivities as he threw out the ceremonial first pitch on "John Goodman Bobblehead Night" before the Pittsburgh Pirates-St. Louis Cardinals baseball game at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on July 6, 2016.
On July 5, 1946, French designer Louis Reard introduced the bikini swimsuit. Though it endured a difficult beginning, the bikini's popularity over the past 70 years has seen it skyrocket to become one of the most iconic fashion designs ever created.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton met with union members on strike outside the Trump Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino and trolled the GOP candidate outside his closed down Trump Plaza hotel in Atlantic City, N.J. on July 6, 2016. Clinton cited Trump's turbulent business record in the seaside town as a prime example of why he shouldn't become president.
President Barack Obama speaks alongside Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton as he campaigns with her in Charlotte, N.C., on July 5, 2016. This is the first event where Obama has campaigned with Clinton.
Palestinians are pictured shopping in the markets of Bethlehem, in the West Bank, and Khan Younis, in Gaza, as they prepare for Eid Al-Fitr, marking the end of Ramadan. The holiday, which celebrates the end of the Islamic holy month of fasting, begins early on July 6.
President Barack Obama sings Happy Birthday to his daughter Malia, who turned 18 on July 4, with the help on singers Janelle Monáe and Kendrick Lamar at the annual Fourth of July White House party in Washington, D.C. on July 4, 2016.
Joey "Jaws" Chestnut scarfed down 70 hot dogs and buns as he ate his way back to the title at the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest 100th anniversary on July 4, 2016, in Coney Island.
Smokey Robinson, Kenny Loggins, Amber Riley, and more, participate in rehearsals for 'A Capitol Fourth,' an annual concert on the west lawn of the United States Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., celebrating Independence Day.
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