Germany celebrates 20 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall. It may not have been 20 years, but Philly has just come off of 6 days of its transit workers being on strike. A deal has been made, and trolleys, subways, and buses will be up and running. Don't be so quick to say that this next case is a done deal. The House has recently passed the Health Care bill, and now the debate shifts to the Senate, where many people are saying that it will not be as easy to get passed in the Senate.
Sharon McDonough, a New York woman, was arrested for allegedly kidnapping and murdering her neighbors' pets with the help of her children, after authorities found carcasses of at least 20 animals in her backyard. That is just disturbing, and this next story is a little also. Claiming Barack Obama as "white power in black face," hundreds of African-Americans marched on the White House Saturday to protest policies of the first black US president, and demand that he bring US troops home. The US may be having some issues, and African must be having some financial issues also. China is going to give Africa $10 Billion dollars in loans. More on good news, The film "Precious" has a huge box office opening, opening in 18 theaters and earning $1.8 million (or $100,000.00 per screen, more than 10 times the average for a new film).