The new screen stands eight stories tall and is nearly as long as a football field, spanning the entire block from 45th Street to 46th Street on Broadway. Nearly 24 million LED pixels, each containing tiny red, blue and green lights, make up the display, giving it higher resolution than even the best of today's top-of-the-line television sets.
Two Palestinians from East Jerusalem entered a synagogue in West Jerusalem on Tuesday morning and attacked Jewish worshippers with knives, axes and guns, killing four people before being shot dead by Israeli police. Three of the dead held American passports, the fourth was a British citizen.
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