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NYC Rally Supporting Pro-Democracy Movement In Hong Kong

Posted On October 02, 2014

(New York, NY) -- The pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong is getting a boost from New Yorkers. Hundreds rallied in Times Square yesterday protesting what they claim is China's failure to live up to its promise to allow democracy.   They complained about China's recent mandate that candidates must first be approved by the government.…

Friday Is Manufacturing Day

Posted On October 02, 2014

(Undated) -- Friday is the third annual Manufacturing Day. President and CEO of Fabricators and Manufacturers Association, International Ed Youdell says even President Obama is getting involved.   Friday is a day for manufacturing plants to open their doors to the public so they can learn about manufacturing in today's world. Youdell says the hope…

Father: Rescued TX Girl In Bad Shape

Posted On October 02, 2014

(Austin, TX) -- A Texas girl who was returned to her father after being kidnapped 12 years ago is said to be in bad shape. An emotional Greg Allen said yesterday that his daughter Sabrina is getting treatment in an undisclosed location. Allen also says he has no idea when he'll get to see his…

Iraqi Pilots Accidentally Drop Food, Arms To ISIS

Posted On October 02, 2014

(Undated) -- The Iraqi army is under scrutiny after some of its pilots accidentally dropped food and arms to ISIS fighters last month. The revelation comes amid increasing concern in Washington that Iraq's military doesn't have what it takes to drive the bloodthirsty militant group out of its country. The United States and several international…

Charging Documents Reveal Details Of Phelps’ Arrest

Posted On October 02, 2014

(Baltimore, MD) -- Charging documents show Olympic champion Michael Phelps told police he had three or four drinks at a downtown casino when he was stopped for speeding in Baltimore early Tuesday. Public relations expert John Maroon notes Phelps was also arrested for DUI ten years ago when he was 19.   The "Baltimore Sun"…