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Don't Mess With a Chipmunk's Nuts | North America   video
Offbeat  (tags: chipmunks, compete for nuts, video )

BarbCat
- 34 minutes ago - youtube.com
A chipmunk gathers nuts, but he needs to keep an eye out for pickpockets. | Watch NORTH AMERICA Sundays ...
Salamander Shindig Appears On Front Doorstep, Shocks Homeowner
Offbeat  (tags: Salamander, shock, unusual, humor )

Jean
- 3 hours ago - thedodo.com
When ringed salamanders throw a party, they invite everyone. This was especially true on a doorstep in Missouri this week, when a big pile of the amphibians showed up all at once.
Ottawa Shootings: Video of Zehaf-Bibeau Attack Released
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Video, Canada )

Ray
- 4 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Police in Canada have released video showing how a lone gunman stormed into Canada's parliament on Wednesday.
Police Killer Harry Roberts: The Crime That Shocked a Nation
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, Court, Law, Police, UK )

Ray
- 4 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The world was a very different place in 1966 when three unarmed police officers were shot dead in west London.
Beijing Marathon Smog Takes Health Out of Exercise
Offbeat  (tags: CO2emissions, climate, destruction, energy, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, government, healthconditions, healthconditions, humans, pollution, Sustainabililty, world, environment, health, humans, news, safety, society, sports, world, asia, chin )

Jessica
- 4 hours ago - yourenergyblog.com
Smog in Beijing is so bad that marathon runners were wearing gas masks last week. It's one of the smoggiest cities in the world. 30,000 athletes were registered to run. Some dropped out, some quit early, and some wore masks.
Conman Fakes 2-Year Coma to Avoid Court
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, Health, Law, Medicine, UK )

Ray
- 4 hours ago - rt.com
A fraudster who stole £41,000 from his neighbor avoided court for two years by pretending to be in a coma. Alan Knight, from Sketty in Swansea, claimed to be caring for an elderly neighbor with dementia, when in fact he was stealing in excess of £41,000.
When Ponzu Met Ichimi.
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cat, dogs, pets, photos, society )

Lone
- 6 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
This is a story about Ichimi the kitten and Ponzu the dog, and their fast and adorable friendship.
This Technology Lets You Become a Dolphin | TakePart
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, news )

Christeen
- 10 hours ago - takepart.com
If this helps in any way then I am in favor of it.
The Week in Pictures: 24 October 2014
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, off-beat, world, news, photos )

Zora
- 11 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
Various pictures from around the world.
Photo Highlights of the Day-Friday 24 October 2014
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, pictures, off-beat, world, news )

Zora
- 13 hours ago - theguardian.com
The Guardian's picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including elections in Botswana, sandboarders in Brazil and the Queen's first tweet
Baby Gorilla Has Treatment for Collapsed Lung
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Baby gorilla, health, healthcare )

Ray
- 13 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A baby gorilla, born by rare emergency caesarean section operation, has had treatment for a collapsed lung. San Diego Zoo says the baby developed respiratory distress, but after treatment is making progress.
Secret Service Dogs Bravely Stop White House Fence-Jumper
Offbeat  (tags: Security Dogs, protection, government )

Jean
- 15 hours ago - thedodo.com
Shortly after Dominic Adesanya, a 23-year-old man from Maryland, leapt over security fences and began to dash toward the White House on Wednesday evening, he was met by two of the Secret Service's furriest colleagues (more)
 

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