Channing is the Pet Pick of the Week for 2-20-2015


Friendly junior puppy, Chihuahua & Miniature Pinscher mix, neutered boy, 10 months. Please puppy-proof your home and yard for his safety. He asks only for kindness and will love you unconditionally in return. He enjoys other good-natured dogs (but may need to be fed separately from other dogs).

Ciro is the Pet Pick of the Week for 1-23-2015


***ADOPTED*** Little 6-pound ray of sun, honey & white Chihuahua, neutered boy, 2 years. He longs for peace and tranquility. Please take extra safety precautions in your home and yard due to his size. He likes other dogs. A big sister or brother dog may help him adjust and continue his emotional recovery from abuse.

Three Million Copies of Charlie Hebdo to Feature Mohammed Cartoons

Charlie Hebdo

Paris (AFP) – This week’s three million copies of Charlie Hebdo, the first post-attack issue of the French satirical weekly, will defiantly feature caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed, its lawyer said Monday. The special issue, to come out on Wednesday, will also be offered “in 16 languages” for readers around the world, one of its…

Saudi Cleric Condemns Snowmen as Anti-Islamic


(Reuters) – A prominent Saudi Arabian cleric has whipped up controversy by issuing a religious ruling forbidding the building of snowmen, described them as anti-Islamic. He wrote: “It is not permitted to make a statue out of snow, even by way of play and fun.” For the entire Reuters story on the evils of building…