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Keep Donna From Losing Her Home
Offbeat  (tags: culture, ethics, family, americans, environment, education, government, humans, interesting, sadness, rights, animaladvocates, pets, protection, humans, habitat, cats, healthcare, humans, Body-Mind-Spirit, illness, prevention, safety, medicine, treatment )

- 31 days ago -
Donna started / own/hosts Cat Lovers Group here in care2. she has helped care for hundreds of stray cats , feeding them/ paying for vets fees herself. Donna's home is about to be foreclosed-,her husband is seriously ill can members help her? see story-
Petition: Save This 2 Year Old From Deportation to Manus Island
Offbeat  (tags: ethics, government, humans, refugees, deportation )

- 103 days ago -
Craig and Karen Wells adopted Cal as a toddler to save him from being sold by his biological parents. But despite their ongoing efforts, the government have denied his right to a permanent visa in Australia.
Amid International Pressure, City Council Votes to Keep Browser the Cat in North Texas Library
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, government, library, pets, protection, world )

- 109 days ago -
The residents of a small North Texas town packed into city hall Friday to hear the fate of a beloved feline that's caught international attention.
The Orlando Shootings: Police SWAT Team Involved in the Killings?
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- 110 days ago -
The official FBI police report acknowledges shootings at 2am, it does not confirm the occurrence of killings of hostages prior to 5am. The killings started when the Police SWAT Teams stormed the Building at 5.13am.
Huge Ivory Bust in South Sudan âEUR" Goods Headed for Malaysia
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- 118 days ago -
The ivory tusks and pieces weighed 2,800 pounds and were confiscated at Juba International Airport in South Sudan. IFAW congratulates the South Sudan Wildlife Service, Ministry of Wildlife Conservation and Tourism.
Latest: Elk, Not Bison, Are Spreading Disease Near Yellowstone
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- 142 days ago -
Agencies have historically culled bison to prevent the spread of brucellosis to cattle.
How Much Does It Cost to Win a Seat in the U.S. Senate? (And Other Random Statistics)
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- 151 days ago -
Average cost of a losing campaign for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, 2012: $540,022
TAKE ACTION NOW! Support Tennessee Wilderness and Protect Our Wildlife and Outdoor Heritage
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- 158 days ago -
For the fourth time in eight years, Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker have introduced the Tennessee Wilderness Act, a common-sense piece of legislation that would forever safeguard wild places in the Cherokee National Forest.
Animal Cruelty Bill Runs Into Commons Buzz Saw, Government Indifference: Walkom
Offbeat  (tags: animal cruelty bill, canada, government, animals, dogs, humans, pets, wildlife )

- 162 days ago -
Canadians like heart-warming stories about animals. But are we willing to improve their lot?
Why It Makes Sense to Burn Ivory Stockpiles
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- 180 days ago -
On 30 April Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta will set fire to 105 to tonnes of ivory in Nairobi National Park. This article explains why itâEUR(TM)s the right thing to do
6 Presidential Secrets Your History Teacher Didn't Mention
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- 255 days ago -
We're pretty sure that 99 percent of a politician's success lies in his or her ability to hide his or her true personality from the public. We all have personal failures and weaknesses, but a president will work so hard at crafting a specific public perso
Marine Reunited With His Lost Cat After Four Years and 1,700 Miles
Offbeat  (tags: humans, cats, off-beat, pets, goodnews, government, unusual, interesting )

Hanna May
- 258 days ago -
An affectionate gray cat, named Hemi isn't talking, but if he could, one could only imagine how many of his promised feline nine lives he may have used up in the last four years and 1,700 miles away from his loving family in Bismarck, North Dakota
So, Dutch Cops Are Teaching Majestic Eagles to Hunt Drones
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bizarre, ethics, government, news, police )

- 261 days ago -
The video shows one such encounter, orchestrated by the Dutch National Police. In theory, at least, it promises significantly less collateral damage than other proposed methods.
He Used to Be Homeless. Now He's a Mayor. And He's Only 28.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unusual, people, New York, Ithaca, Svante Myrick, government, human interest )

- 273 days ago -
When you walk into the office of the 28-year-old mayor of Ithaca, New York, you get an instant taste of what it means to have a young person running your city.

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