A 20-year-old man died after lightning struck 14 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golf course.
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Scott Ostler, S.F. Chronicle Creepy Donald Sterling is a happy man. Doc Rivers and Chris Paul have put a smile on their team owner's mug. If Sterling has ... FULL ARTICLE AT RealClearSports
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There is an undercurrent that solving problems that affect each and every one of us is somebody else’s responsibility – maybe Government’s . . . [but] a group of elected leaders cannot decide the fate and be tasked with coming up with all the solutions for a nation of near 283 000 people.
The situation in Gaza has been extreme for so many years, to the point of becoming completely unsustainable ... This conflict has been a terrible added blow. It is taking a staggering toll on Gaza's civilians, and will leave a lasting mark for years to come - particularly on children. During the humanitarian ceasefire declared on 26 July, there were heartbreaking scenes when scores of civilian remains were recovered from underneath destroyed homes and buildings.
I hope that my painting has the impact of giving someone, as it did me, the feeling of his own totality, of his own separateness, of his own individuality.
reiterates the need to take appropriate steps to ensure the safety and well-being of civilians and their protection.