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Sgt. Jacob Fisher was on his third tour of duty in Afghanistan and doing a tower check on a military base when he was alerted that there was an animal in one of the wild animal traps they set.
That’s when he met Jax. He took the the puppy in from the cold and within a week he knew he had to take the puppy home with him.
Jax helped Fisher through tough times, lifting his spirits and cheering him up when he was having a bad day.
After his seven-month deployment, he returned home but he knew he would see Jax again thanks to support from SPCA International’s program Operation Baghdad Pups.
Trending Current Events Video: Earthquake on Kingsday 2015 at Summit Hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Another Earthquake Shakes Nepal
Tuesday: Thousands of fear-stricken people spent the night outdoors after a new earthquake killed dozens of people and spread more misery in Nepal, which is still reeling from a devastating quake that killed more than 8,000 nearly three weeks ago.
For all of those planning to attend the Kentucky Derby next month there’s one thing all you hat diva’s need to know. There will be no selfie sticks. Therefore if your planning to share your perfect Derby moments on social media…you’ll need a steady hand because selfie sticks aren’t allowed.
Representatives for Church Hill Downs have announced that the use of these devices are prohibited. Those who attempt to bring one inside the venue will be ask to throw it in the trash.
According to reports…the decision was made in the best interest of both the fans and the horses.
The good news is….if you have a iPhone or iPad and you refuse to dump your selfie stick …you can remain outside the gates and access the Kentucky Derby mobile app which allows users to access many great interactive features on their mobile device.
These features include:
- Event Lineup: View the list of exciting entertainment events and races beginning on Opening Night through the end of the year, build your own personal event “schedule” with one touch, and purchase tickets for each event directly from your mobile.
- Horses: Read about the Kentucky Oaks and Derby horses, view slideshows of these athletes in action, and start picking your favorites!
While Kendall and Kylie Jenner were back in the states making and taking totally inappropriate Instagram and Snapchat photos and videos…their older sisters Kim and Khloe Kardashian were sitting across the table from none other than Hovik Abrahamyan, the Prime Minister of Armenia.
Kim and Khloe were commended by the Prime Minister for staying true to their Armenian heritage, keeping in touch with their Armenian roots and remembering the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.
Robert Kardashian, father of Kourtney Kardashian, Kim Kardashian, Khloé Kardashian and Rob Kardashian was born in Los Angeles, California. He was the son of Armenian-American parents Helen (née Arakelian) and Arthur Kardashian. His great-grandparents, Sam and Harom Kardaschoff, were ethnic Armenian Spiritual Christian Prygun immigrants from Karakale, Kars (present-day Turkey).
Emmy winning fashion expert Rodner Figueroa has been fired from Univision after comments he made about Michelle Obama.
The 41-year-old talk show host, who’s known for his often outlandish fashion commentary, said that the first lady looks like someone from the cast of “Planet of the Apes.” “Oh no he didn’t!”
The shamefully inappropriate remarks were made during a live segment of the show “El Gordo y la Flaca.” The shows hosts were commenting on a viral video that demonstrates a makeup artist who transformed himself into celebrities, including Michelle Obama.
The shows co-host Lili Estefan appeared shocked at the comment and replied by asking “What are you saying?” Figueroa defended his remark, saying “but it is true.”
Univision issued a statement aboit the incident saying that Figueroa’s comments “completely reprehensible” and said they “in no way reflect the values or opinions of Univision.”