Saturday, February 24, 2018

FEB 24, 2018 - 5:15 PM ET - 10 NEWS ITEMS & 12 PHOTOS

2:01 PM 2/24/2018 ET.

No excuses for not replying to notifications except going for tests this morning 

after visiting Dr. Kwok's office 2 days ago. I have driving duties to stores or 

pharmacies in Wooster and Orrville as well as a trip to Cleveland just recently.

I'm going to start publishing all my posts between 1:00 and 5:00 PM. 

If I'm late with one, I'll publish it the next day in the same time frame as above.

Sorry for being late. Thanks. Forrest. 

Looks like I'm already late, but I try to keep to the above schedule from now on.


*"Africa's week in pictures. A selection of the best photos from across Africa and 

of Africans elsewhere in the world this week." 16-22 February 2018, 23 February 


"It is not every day you see an elephant upside down and suspended in the air - 

but on Wednesday in Nyeri county, Kenya, that is exactly what was happening.

Kenya Wildlife Service lift a tranquillized elephant bull into an truck at the 

Lamuria, Nyeri county, on February 21, 2018 during the transfer of elephants 

from Solio, Sangare and Lewa to northern part of Tsavo East National Park in 



"It was people who were flying in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, during its first Circus 

Festival. Canada Carpe Diem Circus performs at the French Institute on Febuary 

15, 2018 during 1st Circus Festival in Abidjan in Ivory Coast." (AFP)

"In Zimbabwe, people gathered to mourn the loss of Movement for Democratic 

Change (MDC) leader Morgan Tsvangirai, who has died aged 65. Mourners and 

supporters of the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party wave good bye 

to Zimbabwe's iconic opposition leader who died last week after a battle with 

cancer, on February 20, 2018, during his burial at his rural village Humanikwa in 


*"Companies Start Cutting Ties With NRA as Boycott Calls Rise. On Friday, 

LifeLock owner Symantec, Hertz, Avis Budget, North American and Allied Van 

Lines, and insurer MetLife announced they would break off from the NRA."

Hafakot | Friday, 23 Feb 2018, 05:30 PM.

© Copyright 2018 Bloomberg News. All rights reserved.

*"Samsung Galaxy S9 preview: Biggest and newest Android phone due next 

week." By Brooke Crothers.

"Images of the expected Galaxy S9 and S9+." (Credit: Evan Blass).

*"PHOTO: Carrie Underwood Posts First Selfie in 2 Months.

By Effie Orfanides. Updated Feb 23, 2018 at 3:15 pm. Published Feb 23, 2018 at 

2:58 pm.

"Together, we’re in it to end it! Help us shine a light on modern day slavery. 

@enditmovement #enditmovement."

*"Warren Buffett shareholder letter says Berkshire posted $29 billion gain from 

tax cut law."

Adam Shell, Published 8:55 a.m. ET Feb. 24, 2018. Updated 

10:47 a.m. ET, Feb. 24, 2018.

*"Australia Leader Urges US to Maintain Global Leadership Role. Australia's 

prime minister is urging the United States to maintain its global leadership role 

and spoke out against a growing sentiment of isolation in America and elsewhere 

while highlighting the importance of international partnerships and 



Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, speaks during the National 

Governor Association 2018 winter meeting, on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, in 


(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana).

*"The effects of climate change are evident in Puerto Rico. Coastal erosion and 

the increase in temperatures are two clear examples." By Gerardo E. Alvarado 

León. Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 12:00 AM.

"Image of the year 2015 of the wall that divides the ocean of Ocean Park from 

some of the residences located on Malaga Street. The beaches of San Juan are 

some of the most affected by coastal erosion. (GFR Media)

Coastal erosion is perhaps the most evident effect of climate change in Puerto 


*"Anti-Fascist Protesters Rally in Italy as Mussolini’s Heirs Gain Ground."


"Members of Forza Nuova, a far-right party that marches with the 

straight-armed salute of Mussolini, held a banner reading “Italy to the Italians” 

during a protest in Bologna this month." 

Credit: Giorgio Benvenuti/European Pressphoto Agency.

*"Customs Agents Search A Bus Near Paris — And Discover A Stolen Degas 

Painting." LAUREL WAMSLEY. February 24, 2018, 1:27 PM ET.

"During a customs check of a bus along a highway outside Paris, agents found a 

stolen Edward Degas painting inside a suitcase. None of the passengers would 

claim it."

Credit: Marc Bonodot/French Customs/AP.

*"'400,000 People ... Live In Hell On Earth': Bombing Of Syrian Suburbs Kills 

Hundreds." LAUREL WAMSLEY. February 24, 2018, 11:00 AM ET.

"Smoke billows after a Syrian government airstrike on the besieged Eastern 

Ghouta region, on the outskirts of Damascus, late Friday. The U.N. Security 

Council has struggled to agree on a cease-fire resolution."

Ammar Suleiman/AFP/Getty Images.

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