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Dog Left to Die on Railway Helping Little Boy Overcome One of the World's Rarest Illnesses
Offbeat  (tags: Dog, saved, rescued, boy, rare illness, offbeat )

Marie
- 80 days ago - mirror.co.uk
Owen Howkins has a genetic disorder thought to afflict only 25 people globally - the condition left him struggling to breathe as he withdrew into a private world.
Boy With Prosthetic Legs Befriends Dolphin With Prosthetic Tail
Offbeat  (tags: Dolphin, winter, bottlenose, dolphin, tale, tail, legs, prosthetic, boy, befriends, England, Kelso, trap, offbeat )

Marie
- 232 days ago - m.now.msn.com
Winter was famously fitted with a prosthetic tail after losing hers to a crab trap. Kelso was only 13 months old when he had both legs amputated.
Treatment of Transgender Boy 'Child Abuse
Offbeat  (tags: Treatment, of, transgender, boy, child, abuse )

Agnes
- 918 days ago - news.ninemsn.com.au
The lesbian parents of an 11-year-old US boy have taken the controversial step of giving their son hormone blockers to delay puberty after he expressed a desire to become a girl.
Baby Suckles Directly From Cow for Milk
Offbeat  (tags: Cambodia, boy, suckles, cow )

Tarequl
- 940 days ago - reuters.com
The boy, Tha Sophat, made international headlines after his grandfather revealed he had been feeding himself directly from a cow since July when a storm destroyed his home storm and his parents left for Thailand to find work.
Albino Boy Killed in Burundi, Witchcraft Suspected - World News - Africa - Msnbc.Com
Offbeat  (tags: albino, boy, killed, burundi, witchcraft )

Sandra
- 1208 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
A twelve-year old albino boy was killed Thursday by armed men in the central Burundi district of Kiganda in what authorities suspect could be linked to witchcraft. Albino hunters kill their victims and use their blood and body parts for potions.
Art World Goes Mad for Britain's 'Mini Monet': Boy Aged Seven Makes £150,000 in 30 Minutes By Selling His Paintings
Offbeat  (tags: Art, paintings, Britain, Boy )

Nancy
- 1360 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
His paintings fetch thousands and attract buyers from all over the world.But while his watercolours, pastels and oil paintings hint at a talent honed through decades of practice, Kieron Williamson is barely halfway through primary school.
Dog Death Boy: Grandmother Charged
Offbeat  (tags: Dangerous Dogs Act, police, boy, death )

Lone
- 1422 days ago - belfasttelegraph.co.uk
The grandmother of a four-year-old boy who died after being mauled by a dog has been charged under the Dangerous Dogs Act, police said.
Tybee Police 'Apologetic' for Tasing Autistic Teen
Offbeat  (tags: tasing, autistic, boy, police, apologizes )

Lone
- 1429 days ago - savannahnow.com
Police on Tybee Island issued a careful apology Monday for wounds an autistic teenager suffered when officers Tased and threw him to the ground outside a bar Friday night.
Arguments Begin on How to Try Boy Accused of Killing Pregnant Woman
Offbeat  (tags: sicking, boy, murdered, pregnant, woman, crime )

Lone
- 1547 days ago - post-gazette.com
Twelve-year-old Jordan Brown's future rests in a courtroom. The question is which one. Prosecutors say the fifth-grader used a 20-gauge shotgun to kill his father's pregnant fiancee as she slept in February in their farmhouse
Grandmother Testifies About Finding Boy's Body
Offbeat  (tags: scum bag, murder, boy, methamphetamine, sadness )

Lone
- 1560 days ago - khou.com
JAMAICA BEACH -- Using a doll the size of a toddler, a woman showed jurors Tuesday how she found her grandson's body stuffed in a hope chest, but she continued to blame her ex-husband in the 4-year-old's slaying.
Authorities: Boy, 12, Robs Store With a Toy Gun
Offbeat  (tags: child, boy, gun, robbed, Florida, arrested )

Tonya
- 1563 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
A 12-year-old boy was arrested after pointing what turned out to be a toy gun at a convenience store clerk
Cops: Girl, 11, and Boyfriend Tried to Kill Mom
Offbeat  (tags: girl, boy, children, woman, fire, kill, police, crime, arson, attempted murder )

Tonya
- 1574 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
An 11-year-old Florida girl and her 15-year-old boyfriend are accused of plotting to kill the girl's mother by setting her bedroom on fire
Doctors Leave 9 Needles in Brazilian Boy's Body
Offbeat  (tags: Needles, 2 year old, boy, child, Brazil, surgeries )

Tonya
- 1576 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
2 year old has had three surgeries since sewing needles spotted in X-ray
Boy Scout Returns Purse With Nearly $2,000
Offbeat  (tags: child, GoodNews, women, boy, returned, stolen )

Tonya
- 1582 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
An 11-year-old North Carolina boy has found and returned a stolen purse with nearly $2,000 inside.
Brazil Judge: Boy Must Be Returned to U.S. Dad
Offbeat  (tags: boy, dad, reunite, judge, ruled, happy, U.S, Brazil )

Tonya
- 1582 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Ruling moves David Goldman step closer to reunification with son
 

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