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News to know


Google and Israel’s national museum have teamed up to put some of the Dead Sea Scrolls online. This is the first time the scrolls have been made widely available to the public, and the ones on the Internet can be viewed at high resolution and translated.


Quote of note


"We expect additional hiring this year given the continued sales growth in our business, both in-store and online." - Macy's Chief Executive Terry Lundgren, talking about the retailer’s plan to hire 78,000 temporary workers this holiday season. The news comes not long after Toys R Us said they will hire 40,000 holiday workers.


Hot video


A tour bus in Australia caught fire and exploded, but all 50 passengers escaped unharmed. Watch below.



 


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