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A Mother's Love: Lioness Lashes Out to Protect Cub When Father Gets a Bit Too Rough
Offbeat  (tags: lions, competitve, lioness, protective, her cub, father )

Simone
- 1320 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Most mothers have to step in when things get a bit too competitive and boisterous between father and sons, but it seems that it's not exclusive to humans. A lioness has been caught on camera taking a swipe at the father of their cub after a stand off
You're Brown Bread Mr Mouse! Father Finds Dead Rodent in Loaf as He Makes Sandwiches for His Children
Offbeat  (tags: shock, father, england, making sandwiches, children, found mouse in bread )

Simone
- 1551 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A shocked father found a dead mouse in a loaf of bread he was using to make sandwiches for his children. Stephen Forse said he had already used some of the bread when he noticed 'a dark-coloured object embedded in the corner of three or four slices'
Happy 100th Birthday, Father's Day
Offbeat  (tags: Fathers-day, man-bashing, children, child-rearing, Father )

Andrea
- 1648 days ago - bustedhalo.com
Man-bashing has become a sport. And in recent weeks, one study even questioned whether fathers are necessary for raising kids at all.
Father Attempts to Sell Son on Craigslist
Offbeat  (tags: police investigation, father, abusive, selling son, craiglist )

Simone
- 1737 days ago - blog.peta.org
Cops in Spokane are searching for a frustrated pop who is believed to have put his screaming son up for sale on Craigslist. Apparently the dad didn't know that the "baby & kid stuff" section is intended for the sale of clothing, furniture, and accessories
Semi Strikes, Kills Boy En Route From School
Offbeat  (tags: semi truck, hits father and son, boy died, father, hospitalized )

Lone
- 1744 days ago - suntimes.com
A truck struck a 6-year-old boy and his father as they crossed a busy Pilsen street Friday, killing the boy and critically injuring the father, officials said
'Family Killer Just Flipped', Says Neighbour
Offbeat  (tags: family, off-beat, crime, murder, father, daughter, wife )

Lady
- 1785 days ago - news.sky.com
He was a lovely, mild-mannered man. He was friendly and rational and would help out at a moment's notice, he was a good friend. It is ludicrous, this is so out of character, he has acted like he was out of his mind.
8-Year-Old Crashes Truck Into House
Offbeat  (tags: children, child endangerment, accident, father, driving, 8 year old )

Tonya
- 1793 days ago - wdtn.com
Officials are charging a father with child endangerment after police said he let his 8-year-old daughter drive his truck when she crashed into an Austin house, causing $22,000 in home damages
Court Lets Wyoming Tribe Intervene in Murder Appeal
Offbeat  (tags: toddler, murdered, beaten, to death, father )

Lone
- 1796 days ago - billingsgazette.com
CHEYENNE -- An appeals court has approved a request from the Northern Arapaho Tribe to support a tribal member's federal challenge of his state court murder conviction in the beating death of his daughter.
Man Arrested for Stealing Dead Son's Identity
Offbeat  (tags: crime, dead Son, Identity theft, father, arrested, sick man )

Lone
- 1799 days ago - sltrib.com
A Utah County man suspected of using his dead son's identity to hold jobs, obtain multiple licenses and buy a home was arrested Thursday. David Frank Pflegl II died in a car crash in Canada at age 19, said Utah Department of Public Safety investigator
David Goldman: Sean Hasn't Called Me 'Dad' Yet
Offbeat  (tags: child, father, Brazil, custody )

Tonya
- 1825 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
But New Jersey father says 'we'll heal' after bitter five-year custody battle
Brazil Toddler Awake After Needles Removed
Offbeat  (tags: children, surgery, needles, Brazil, father, 2 yr. old, boy )

Tonya
- 1832 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
Next step is surgery to take more from bladder, intestines
Pocatello Father Charged With Injury to a Child Speaks Out
Offbeat  (tags: freezing, temperature, boy, father, news )

Lone
- 1843 days ago - localnews8.com
POCATELLO - A Pocatello father accused of telling his 6-year old boy to walk home in freezing temperatures speaks out defending his actions. Since Local News 8's first report of his arrest, our newsroom has gotten
Lynx Cubs at Cumbrian Wildlife Park Killed By Their Dad
Offbeat  (tags: lynx cubs, seriously injured, killed, father, rough play )

Simone
- 1896 days ago - newsandstar.co.uk
Two Canadian lynx cubs have been killed by their father - and another cub suffered serious injuries to her leg after a rough play session.
DFCS Probe: Violations Rampant
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting, bizarre, grouphost:CHANGE_REFORM*, DCFS, CPS, Child, Children, Mother, Father, Family, Parents, Allegation, Court, Petition, Warrant, Police, Procedure, Safety, Privacy, Harassment, Intimidation, Toxic, False, Falsely, Accused )

Geri
- 2099 days ago - theclaytontribune.com
Stories of overzealous Department of Family and Children Services employees prowling for referrals and using people's children as tools of extortion were true, according to the Georgia Department of Human Resources investigative report
Father Jailed in Daughter's Hypothermia Death
Offbeat  (tags: children, father, sent kids off alone, walk 10 miles, sub zero weather )

Kathy
- 2171 days ago - hosted.ap.org
On a bone-chilling Christmas Day, a single father set out to drive his two young children to their mother's home, but the trip came to an abrupt halt when his car got stuck in a snowdrift. Then, prosecutors say, the man did the unthinkable:
 

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