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World Day For Farmed Animals

Posted On October 02, 2014

(Undated) -- Animal welfare supporters in California are bringing attention to the plight of animals raised for food on modern farms. Ashley Byrne with PETA says most of these animals are raised on factory farms where they're denied everything that's natural to them.   Today is World Day for Farmed Animals. PETA is encouraging people…

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.…

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…

Man Has Arms Nearly Gnawed Off By Shark

Posted On October 02, 2014

(Perth, Australia) -- An Australian surfer is missing parts of both his arms because of a shark attack. The 23-year-old was attacked by the deadly sea predator this morning at a beach in the western part of country. Medical workers tell News.au the man lost one arm at the elbow, while the other was bitten…