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Over 500 Migrants Feared Dead in Mediterranean After Human Traffickers 'Sank the Boat'
Offbeat  (tags: Accident, Breakaway regions, EU, Human rights, Immigration, Transport, Vessels )

- 11 hours ago -
At least 500 would-be asylum seekers are feared dead after a group of human traffickers allegedly sank their boat in the Mediterranean, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Monday, citing surviving witnesses.
Hillary Clinton: From Iowa to Ehwa and Back
Offbeat  (tags: Politics, Hillary Clinton, USA )

- 20 hours ago -
Hillary Clinton has retained some of her guardedness as she returns her focus to domestic politics, Kim Ghattas says, "Hello Iowa! I'm baaaaaack."
Business Finds New Ways to Save Water for the Future
Business  (tags: business, climate-change, environment, water )

- 1 day ago -
Is there a bigger environmental problem facing the planet than climate change? According to Nestle chairman Peter Brabeck there is.
Brain May 'Compensate' for Alzheimer's Damage
Science & Tech  (tags: science, Neuroscience, Health, Alzheimer's disease, research )

- 19 hours ago -
The human brain may be able to compensate for some of the early changes seen in Alzheimer's disease, research in Nature Neuroscience shows.
Filmmaker Ken Burns on the Roosevelts' Political Legacy
Offbeat  (tags: History, Politics, Legacy, USA )

- 1 day ago -
One of America's most famous political families is back in the spotlight. The Roosevelts were a family unlike any other - boasting two presidents in their ranks and one of the most influential first ladies in US history.
The Photographer Who Rejected Racism in the American South
Offbeat  (tags: Race, Photographs, African-American, USA )

- 5 hours ago -
At the turn of the 20th Century, life was incredibly difficult for the African-American community in the southern states of the US.
A Point of View: The Long Shadows of War
Offbeat  (tags: Conflict, War, Imperial War Museum in London )

- 2 days ago -
There should be a way to commemorate war without glamorising it, says Lisa Jardine.
First Ban on Shark and Manta Ray Trade Comes Into Force
Offbeat  (tags: Trade, Animals, Sharks, Shark-hunting, regulated )

- 2 days ago -
All trade in five named species of sharks is to be regulated from now on, in a significant step forward for conservation.
Why Are There So Many Magna Cartas?
Offbeat  (tags: document, democracy, King John, England, UK )

- 3 days ago -
It is known by many as the document that ultimately resulted in modern democracy. So why are there so many versions around of Magna Carta?
Manchester Dogs Home: Why Is the Fundraising So Successful?
Offbeat  (tags: Dogs Home, fundraising, Manchester, England, UK )

- 3 days ago -
The story of the fire at the Manchester Dogs' Home has seen animal-lovers flock to donate more than £750,000 and raise awareness by posting "selfies" of themselves and their dog. But why do some tragedies provoke such outpourings when others do not?
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