Archaeologists discover entryway to King Herod's palace

Archaeologists discover entryway to King Herod's palace
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Israeli archaeologists have excavated a grand, arched entryway that led to Herod the Great's Jerusalem palace, NBC News reports. King Herod, who appears in the Bible's story of Jesus' birth, apparently did not use the unearthed corridor much; the archaeologists think the entryway was back-filled when the palace was turned into a burial monument to the late king.

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