Two interesting stories on the hostage situation in the Philippines are "Negotiator enters lair of kidnappers" at
and "One of Sayyaf hostages a Cebuana" ; interesting comments of the mother of one of the hostages; while hoping for a delay by the military she is not opposed to their ultimate if need be intervention.
Over the weekend some 6,000 Jws held a convention in Africa. "Zimbabwe: 6,000 Jehovah's Witnesses Expected in Chitungwiza." You will need to scroll down to find.
Humorous article entitled "The true or ridiculously false story about nudists in Pequea." You will need to scroll down for that one as well. There is a mention of Jehovah's Witnesses.