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...allowed to enter the polling stations. Once in, they showed their ID cards, dipped a finger in indelible ink, then went behind a makeshift cardboard booth and made their choices for who should lead the country into an uncertain future.
Pond hockey: 'As pure as it gets'

...of it's the camaraderie," said Greedy, who fell in love with the sport after taking up skating a few years ago.His makeshift rink is about 100 feet by 50 feet, or about half the size of a regulation rink, and is lined by snowbanks instead of boards...

By FRANKLIN BRICENOLIMA, Peru - A makeshift bus carrying 52 Quechua Indians back from a party in southeastern Peru plunged off a cliff into a river, killing everyone on board...
Trying to help others

...aren't sure what pushed James over the edge, but they're hoping to share their pain and recover with other veterans. A makeshift memorial with several flags and a snow-covered gazebo stands near their driveway and Tom said they're hoping to expand...

...storm.The chapel's 28 pews are now occupied by some mothers, resting with IV drips in their arms.Until Saturday, the makeshift ward in the chapel had no light except candles. One small fluorescent bulb attached to a diesel generator was hung Saturday...

FRANKLIN, Ind. (AP) - Sitting in a makeshift science lab, the children of military service members were able to take their minds off their parents' deployment, if only for...
Community for displaced pets and livestock.Borough animal control personnel checked in dozens of dogs and cats, housing them in makeshift kennels or stalls while their owners sought shelter elsewhere. Displaced sled dog teams filled a back lot, and horses...

...back with his wife because of the cattle and belongings," said 70-year-old Kaushalya Jena, weeping in fear inside the makeshift shelter. "I don't know if they are safe."In Bhubaneshwar, the Orissa state capital, government workers and volunteers...
Pioneer Potluck: About Bob rescuing our cat named Frack & me calling 911

...Plus Melvin who visited when ever he pleased. Bob had made a makeshift kitchen cupboard to hold the sink so I could have a place...the plywood gave way and he went crashing down onto the makeshift four-crate work place that was holding my always-on-the-cupboard...
Illegal gun recreation persists in area, issue lacks solutions

...recreationalists, Second Amendment supporters - are plentiful on the Peninsula. Those who don't own land are often searching for makeshift firing ranges. Law enforcement officials are conscious of popular spots and receive many noise complaints from residents...


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