Published:  12:06 AM, 05 October 2017

Worldwide waffling (05.10.2017)

Worldwide waffling (05.10.2017)

October 4 is World Animal Day. It is a social movement charged with the Mission of raising the status of animals in order to improve welfare standards around the globe. As a part of observing the day, users are tweeting heavily.  "Today is #WorldAnimalDay A time to celebrate the special animals in our lives and the wildlife we work hard to protect! #AnimalsOfMassey" @MasseyUni

Former Australian politician Jeff Kennett is back as the president of Hawthorn, after Richard Garvey offered his resignation at a board meeting on Wednesday morning. A statement released by the club said: "The board of the Hawthorn Football Club met early this morning where the president, Richard Garvey, indicated that he was resigning as president of the club accepting responsibility for a recent board decision. "Jeff Kennett back as Hawthorn president. Richard Garvey has resigned." @ClarkyHeraldSun 

October 4 is the day to celebrate 60 years of spaceflight. Exactly 60 years ago, on Oct. 4, 1957, the Soviet Union launched a small basketball-sized satellite called Sputnik into orbit around the Earth. "It's 4 October. On this day in 1957 Sputnik 1 was launched, to become Earth's first artificial satellite."@DavidBflower   "#OnThisDay in 1957, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite heralding the beginning of the Space Age." @CGTNOfficial

Marilou Danley, the girlfriend of the Las Vegas shooter, has returned to the United States, a law enforcement source told CNN. Marilou Danley flew from the Philippines and landed at Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday evening. She is being accompanied by the FBI in Los Angeles, where Las Vegas police plan to question her, the source said. "Marilou Danley, girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter, landed at LAX and was met by federal investigators. Story to come." @latimes   "Girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter taken into custody; revealed to be an AUSTRALIAN citizen  #MostPopularGirlfriend RN" @OpFort1

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