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  1. Making sense of Fort Polk horses planRead the original story

    6 min ago | Washington Times

    Horse advocates continue to raise questions and concerns about whether removing horses from Fort Polk is necessary, and about how it will be done. One such group of advocates is the Pegasus Equine Guardian Association .


  2. .com | Sudan rebels suspend peace talks after chemical attack claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | News24

    A prominent Sudanese rebel group said on Friday it was suspending peace talks with Khartoum after a rights group accused government forces of using chemical weapons against civilians in war-torn Darfur. The Sudan People's Liberation Movement - North, which is fighting government troops in Blue Nile and South Kordofan, this summer signed a roadmap brokered by African mediators to end conflict in the two states.


  3. A Syrian Doctor's Testimonial from AleppoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | American Thinker

    Aleppo, Syria, has lately been the focus of much world attention, with some people even hearing in it the first rumblings of WW3. It is not really possible to sort out the wheat from the chaff in the torrents of information and opinions pouring daily through every conceivable communication channel, without asking the locals for their insights.


  4. Fadi Mansour spent a year stuck in an airport. Now he lives near one - in MelbourneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Age

    His arduous journey spanning over a year and several countries underscores the lengths he went to in escaping the worsening turmoil in Syria, the source of the largest number of refugees worldwide. Syrian refugee Fadi Mansour, who was detained at Istanbul airport for a year until moving to Melbourne.


  5. 'It must not happen in my Ministry'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Staff of the Ministry of Local Government and Housing , including its departments and agencies, have been reminded to maintain their integrity at all times in discharging their duties daily, in line with the slogan "Clean, Efficient and Trustworthy" . Its Minister Datuk Seri Hajiji Noor gave this reminder when he addressed MLGH staff at the Ministry's Excellent Service Awards Nite, here, Friday.


  6. Stacey Cole's Nature Talks: Changing of the seasons inspired great book of essaysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Editor's note: The following column was orignally published in the New Hampshire Union Leader on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2006.


  7. Recounting Houston's Worst Cases of Animal CrueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Houston Press

    Why people mistreat animals, we will never know. But sadly, animal abuse happens far too often in the Houston area.


  8. Colorado may euthanize more bears and lions to try to boost dwindling deer numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Faced with a rapidly dwindling deer population, Colorado wildlife officials are proposing to kill more mountain lions and black bears - a "predator control" push aimed at saving fawns. The proposal reflects growing worries about deer, which are crucial for the hunting industry and Colorado Parks and Wildlife revenues .


  9. Greg Orear: When pink ... stinksRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Journal

    As if there was any chance you didn't already know it, October is breast cancer awareness month. No other disease, disorder, or disability has the instant recognition and branding breast cancer enjoys.


  10. 5 Ways to Prevent Food from Going to WasteRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    Food spoils--and quickly! When thinking about your own kitchen, you may not view the food you toss or the leftovers you never eat as money down the drain, but food waste has a major impact on your bank account and the environment. The Natural Resources Defense Council reports that "American families throw out approximately 25 percent of the food and beverages they buy.


  11. Norfolk Lights the Night to fight cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    Many came out in support of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to the MacArthur Center for the Light the Night Walk, Saturday evening. 10 On Your Side's Tom Schaad was the emcee of the event and led walkers through Downtown Norfolk. Walkers carried illuminated paper lanterns.


  12. Gov. Cuomo urged to sign law granting farmers tax breakRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    A broad coalition of 144 environmental organizations, food banks and agriculture groups are urging Gov. Cuomo to sign legislation giving farmers a tax break for donating food to food banks. More than 2.3 million New Yorkers rely on emergency food programs, and advocates say finding fresh fruits and vegetables is a major challenge.


  13. Making Strides 3-mile walk to be held to raise funds for treatment and prevention of breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    Registration for the noncompetitive 3-mile walk begins at noon at 3400 S.E. Leisure Lane. The walk will begin at 1 p.m. The event is held by the American Cancer Society, which said in a news release that 1,600 participants raised $59,000 for breast cancer research last year.


  14. Actress joins London protest seeking end to Aleppo bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Children join demonstrators in laying teddy bears outside the gates of Downing Stree in central London during a protest to highlight the high numbers of children killed in bombings in Syria and to demand the government intervene over Russian and Syrian bombing campaigns, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016. less Children join demonstrators in laying teddy bears outside the gates of Downing Stree in central London during a protest to highlight the high numbers of children killed in bombings in Syria and to demand the ... more LONDON - Hundreds of London protesters, including actress Carey Mulligan , have left teddy bears outside the prime minister's office as they demanded a larger British role in ending attacks on civilians in Syria's Aleppo.


  15. Local effort to end polioRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    In honor of World Polio Day, on Oct. 24, The Rotary Club of Penticton-Okanagan and The Rotary Club of Penticton will be raising awareness of the End Polio Now initiative. Rotarians will be hoisting their End Polio Now signs on the highway near the South Okanagan Events Centre on Monday between 7:30 and 8:30 a.m. Since 1985, Rotary has contributed nearly $1.2 billion and countless volunteer hours to the protection of more than two billion children in 122 countries.


  16. Stray cat patrol: Feral felines deployed in NYC war on ratsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fox News

    Multitudes of feral cats roam New York City's concrete jungle, and some now have a practical purpose: They're helping curb the city's rat population. A group of volunteers trained by the NYC Feral Cat Initiative traps wild cat colonies that have become a nuisance or been threatened by construction, then spays or neuters and vaccinates them.


  17. Light the Night 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society held its annual Light The Night Walk to raise funds for research for a cures and provide access to treatments for all blood cancer patients.


  18. Celebrity Waiter Dinner setRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Vicksburg Post

    A host of local celebrities will be on hand for this year's Celebrity Waiter Dinner of Vicksburg, to be held Tuesday at Ameristar Casino's Bottleneck Blues Bar beginning at 6 p.m. "We've raised $20,000-plus every year from the event, which is just incredible," Michelle Hill of the American Cancer Society said. "Those dollars really make a difference in the mission of the American Cancer Society and being able to serve the patients here in Mississippi."


  19. 'I Was Jailed for a Miscarriage'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    At El Salvador's Ilopango prison, at least 21 women are serving time for "abortions" they say they never had. Here, in her own words, one woman tells her heartbreaking story.


  20. Trump: OK if 'rigged' voters vote for meRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Donald Trump has highlighted what he calls a "rigged election" by underscoring the potential for widespread voter fraud, but he doesn't have a problem with voters who registered in multiple places voting for him. "They say there's no voter fraud.