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Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's Mr Spock, Dies at 83
Offbeat  (tags: Spock, Nimoy, actor, Star Trek, death, Video )

- 9 hours ago -
US actor Leonard Nimoy, who played Mr Spock in the cult sci-fi series Star Trek, has died at the age of 83 in Los Angeles, his family has said. His son, Adam, said he died of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease on Friday morning.
Zimbabwe Nanny Jailed for Murder After Stuffing Baby in Drawer
Offbeat  (tags: death, baby, nanny, tv )

- 21 hours ago -
A Zimbabwean nanny was jailed for 22 years for the murder of a 10-month-old baby she stuffed into a drawer "for crying too much" before she settled down to watch TV.
Husband and Wife Die Holding Hands Within Hours of Each Other After 67 Years of Marriage
Offbeat  (tags: 67 years of marriage, death )

- 1 day ago -
A man and woman who were married for nearly seven decades have died at their home five hours apart while holding hands.
No Charges for Fla. Gun-Twirling Guy Who Killed Pregnant Lady and Unborn Baby
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, gun, death )

- 4 days ago -
Katherine Hoover was five months pregnant when she died horrifically in July after William DeHayes accidentally shot her while twirling his handgun.
Beluga Whale Dies in Captivity at SeaWorld Because of a Broken Jaw âEUR¦ What?!
Offbeat  (tags: seaworld, death, nanuq, beluga whale )

- 4 days ago -
Nanuq, a White Arctic Beluga whale, died in captivity at SeaWorld Orlando after ongoing treatment for a jaw injury. The official cause of death is unknown, and the results of a medical exam wonâEUR(TM)t be released for another six to eight weeks.
University Students Translate Testimony By A-Bomb Survivor Into English
Offbeat  (tags: war, death, humanrights, hibakusha, atomic bombings, hiroshima, Japan, translation, university students )

- 5 days ago -
In the lectures, the students learned of the process leading to developing atomic bombs and dropping them on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, as well as the fact that many hibakusha are still suffering from the after-effects of radiation exposure.
Purina Beneful Dog Food Killing Dogs According to Class Action Lawsuit
Offbeat  (tags: lawsuit, beneful, dog food, death, killing dogs )

- 5 days ago -
A class action lawsuit filed on February 5 in a California federal court against Nestle Purina Petcare Company, claims Beneful dog food is killing dogs, reports
There Was Once A Wolf Who Loved to Much. And What Happened to Him Was A Crime.
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, wolf, romeo, death, hunters )

- 6 days ago -
One day in Alaska, a black wolf appeared in front of wildlife photographer Nick Jans. This is the story of Romeo.
Tanzania - Albino Toddler Murdered For 'Lucky' Body Parts
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, death, albino, tanzania )

- 8 days ago -
The mutilated body of a one-year-old albino boy has been discovered in a Tanzanian forest Yohana Bahati was snatched by an armed gang and police believe the toddler's arms and legs were hacked off so they could be used in witchcraft rituals.
'Man-Eating' Tiger Shot Dead in India
Offbeat  (tags: animals, togers, death, india )

- 8 days ago -
Armed forest guards have shot dead a man-eating tiger in southern India after the animal attacked and killed a farmer and a tea plantation worker, an official said Thursday.
Nevada Wildlife Sanctuary Probes Deaths of Tiger, Wolf
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- 11 days ago -
A Nevada wildlife sanctuary is awaiting test results from a California laboratory to determine what killed a tiger and wolf and seriously sickened a cheetah.
Richard III's Final Death Blow Revealed: Deadly Thrust Was So Powerful It Left Dent on the Inside of His Skull
Offbeat  (tags: King Richard III, final, blow, death, history, skull, battle )

- 14 days ago -
The blow that killed King Richard III in battle was so powerful that it went up through the base of his brain and left an indentation on the inside of his skull, scientists studying his remains have revealed.
British Man Fatally Beats German for Filming Daughter in Spanish Restaurant: Cops
Offbeat  (tags: porn, death, underage girl, British man, daughter )

- 17 days ago -
Kainth Devinder, 40, allegedly attacked Sandro Rottman, 43, after noticing that he was filming his little girl on an iPad in a restaurant in Sotogrande, Spain. Rottman had reportedly been arrested over allegedly possessing child porn days earlier.
At Least 19 Malian Elephants Killed By Poachers on Motorcycles, Government Official Says
Offbeat  (tags: mali, elephants, death, pouchers )

- 17 days ago -
BAMAKO, Mali âEUR" Wildlife officials in the West African nation of Mali say motorcycle-riding poachers have killed at least 19 elephants in the country since the start of the year.
Tennessee Stripper Charged With Starving 2-Month-Old Son to Death - Now 24 Weeks Pregnant
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, death, stripper, dead baby, death, son, tennessee )

- 20 days ago -
Brittany Marie Wiest, 21, was charged with murder Wednesday after her son, Anakin Leroy-Michael Wiest, died of starvation and dehyrdation in April 2014, authorities said. The mother is 24-weeks pregnant with her third child as her 2-year-old daughter is i

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