Every Friday, on the Pet of the Week, I'll spotlight a critter needing a home. Contact the Rockingham/Harrisonburg SPCA at 540-434-5270 or online at rhspca.org.
The conflict between Israel and Palestinians in Gaza continued on Sunday, as did the killing. At least 11 Palestinian civilians were reportedly killed, including four children, when a missile hit a three-story home.
Officials in Egypt are continuing their attempts to broker a ceasefire. President Obama said that Israel has the right to defend themselves against the rocket fire from Gaza, but it would be "preferable" to avoid a full military assault into the Gaza Strip.