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Hamas Claims Responsibility for Three Israeli Teens' Kidnapping and Murder
Offbeat  (tags: government, Israel, Hamas, Gilad, Naftali, Eyal )

- 22 minutes ago -
A senior Hamas official boasted during a conference in Istanbul on Wednesday that the group's military wing was behind the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers in the West Bank in June.
Close Encounters: Black Bear Meets Rider...
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, humans, habitat, GoodNews, off-beat )

- 3 hours ago -
"There really are no words to describe the terror. She may have been a little bear, but she was still a mama with twins..." Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel (Big Red Box)
Pictures of the Day: 21 August 2014
Offbeat  (tags: Pictures of the day: 21 August 2014 )

- 4 hours ago -
Great photos.
Ole Song...Cool Kinda Love! My Night Gift to You Youngsters! Xx   video
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting )

- 4 hours ago -
With Smiles and sunsets! Enjoy Late 1970's
What Goes Through a Policeman's Head Before He Shoots
Offbeat  (tags: Police, shooting, Ferguson, Missouri, USA )

- 4 hours ago -
Police shootings have made headlines in the US this summer. But what really happens before an officer fires his gun?
James Foley Beheading: Hunt on for 'British' Jihadist
Offbeat  (tags: Police, US journalist, British' jihadist. USA, UK )

- 4 hours ago -
UK police and security services are attempting to identify a suspected British jihadist who appeared in footage of the killing of a US journalist.
Youth Mental Health Care 'in Dark Ages', Says Minister
Offbeat  (tags: Healthcare, Mental Health, England, UK )

- 4 hours ago -
Mental health services for young people in England are "stuck in the dark ages" and "not fit for purpose", according to a government minister.
Remember When...   video
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, women, world, pictures, photos, interesting, americans, environment, goodnews, off-beat )

- 5 hours ago -
Music & Photos what else!
#BBCtrending: 'Share This Instead' Say Twitter Users Rejecting Graphic Images of James Foley
Offbeat  (tags: social media, Youtube, Facebook, Twitter, US journalist )

- 18 hours ago -
Images and videos of James Foley's killing have been circulating on social media, distressing many who see them. A range of voices have emerged calling for positive images and memories to be shared instead.
Kew's Green Medicine
Offbeat  (tags: Healthcare, Green medicine, Plants, Kew, UK )

- 1 day ago -
Many beautiful plants have the power to help human health - but at the same time, can also be potentially harmful
Barack Obama - Gaffe Mania II - Hero of the Stupid -   video
Offbeat  (tags: political humor, corrupt government )

- 1 day ago -
Who do you think is more of an entertainer Obama or Bush?
Getting to Grips With Depression
Offbeat  (tags: Health, Mental, Health, Depression )

- 1 day ago -
Swinging through the air on a rope might seem like the last thing you would want to do if you were feeling down. But for the leggings-clad crew at a trapeze class on the outskirts of London, it is both body and mind that benefit.
Andy Borowitz(Humor) - Fighting Words From Rick Perry(in Attempt to Abort Justice)
Offbeat  (tags: culture, ethics, humor, funny, safety, crime, protection )

- 1 day ago -
AUSTIN (The Borowitz Report)--Lashing out at what he called the "Soviet-style" tactics of the indictments against him, Texas Governor Rick Perry said on Tuesday that the government had "grossly overstepped its traditional role of mandating transvaginal ult
Thatcher and Hodgkin: How Chemistry Overcame Politics
Offbeat  (tags: Chemistry, Politics, Thatcher, Hodgkin )

- 1 day ago -
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Dorothy Hodgkin's Nobel Prize, a play - The Chemistry Between Them - has been written, looking at her friendship with Margaret Thatcher. Its creator Adam Ganz describes their ongoing mutual respect.
The Dumb Photos You Share of Your Breakfast Can Actually Feed People
Offbeat  (tags: food, pets, police )

- 1 day ago -
Trending discussions in: Green & Sustainability Innovators & Innovation Network by Gerald "Solutionman" Haman

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