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Weekend wrap-up

IT’S BEEN a long time since the last Odds & Ends post:

1. I’ve abandoned my Facebook page. As so many people ahead of me have noticed, it’s a real time-waster. 563 more words

Mexico

IF IT WAS A PDP REP WHO ASSAULTED DAVID MARK THE OTHER DAY,THEN GEJ SHOULD BE READY FOR SERIOUS SHOCKERS IN 2015!

I’ve forgiven the lawmaker that assaulted me – Mark

Senate President, David Mark, on Friday said he had forgiven Hon. Abdulmalik Cheche (PDP Niger) who assaulted him on the floor of the House of Representatives chamber on Thursday during the pandemonium that ensued following the invasion of the National Assembly by security agents. 370 more words

NEWS

Pet Safety During Emergencies, Crisis

Saint Louis County Animal Care and Control wants pet owners to be prepared to take care of their pets in emergency situations. Partnering with the Humane Society of Missouri Disaster Response Team, as the need arises, both agencies will provide emergency pet supplies and assistance for displaced or injured animals. 259 more words

St. Louis County

Indian Holy Man Arrested Following Clashes at Ashram

A self-proclaimed Indian spiritual guru was arrested Wednesday, putting an end to his protracted efforts to evade the police during which six people died and nearly 200 were injured. 281 more words

Hong Kong Protesters Damage Legislative Council Building, Police Make Arrests in Unruly Crowd

 Workers checked a broken window of the government headquarters in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong on Wednesday. A small group attempted to break into the city’s legislature. 624 more words

In Ferguson

Many media images look as if they’re fit to be studies for paintings with beautiful colors and unique shapes, in contrast to the fact that they’re horrifying, tragic events.  165 more words

Ferguson

Hong Kong's shoppers didn't let tear gas or protests stop them in September

HONG KONG— Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement got its start on September 26, after students stormed the courtyard of a government complex, and got the attention of the world after police fired tear gas… 310 more words