Palestinian schoolgirls walk past graffiti on a wall depicting UN humanitarian-aid supplies in Gaza City on Monday. Palestinians became full members of the U.N. cultural and educational agency Monday, in a highly divisive move that the United States and other opponents say could harm renewed Mideast peace efforts.
Cardinal Mooney’s Marcus McWilson (4) tries to elude two tackles during the Cardinals’ game against Ursuline on Oct. 21. Mooney will play host to Northwest in a Division III playoff game on Friday.
Michigan running back Fitzgerald Toussaint (28), a graduate of Liberty High School, rushes away from Purdue defensive back Taylor Richards (4) and cornerback Ricardo Allen (21) for a touchdown in the third quarter of a game in Ann Arbor, Mich. Michigan won 36-14.
The Green Bay Packers’ Brandian Ross (39) breaks up a pass intended for Jordy Nelson during the team’s intrasquad scrimmage in Green Bay, Wis. Ross, who played at Youngstown State, is on Green Bay’s practice squad.
Proponents of pet adoption staged a Halloween event Monday, dressed as the cast of “The Wizard of Oz,” looking for a missing Toto. They found him at the Mahoning County Dog Pound. Participants were, from left, Nicole Ramson of Packer Thomas as a flying monkey, Carol Bukovac of Animal Charity as the Wicked Witch of the West, Diane Less of Angels for Animals as Glinda the Good Witch, Gary Pilcher of Animal Charity as Dorothy, Mahoning County Dog Warden Matt Ditchey, Tyneisha Phillips as the Scarecrow, Kate McDermott of Angels as the Cowardly Lion and Christine Popovich of the Daily Legal News as the Tin Man.