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Horrific Video Shows Officials in Bali SMILING While They Cull Island Dogs on Death Row
Offbeat  (tags: Bali, dogs, death row, killed, sad news, puppies, cruelty )

Marie
- 43 minutes ago - mirror.co.uk
WARNING DISTURBING FOOTAGE: Bali has been culling stray dogs for years to curb a rabies outbreak, but animal rights campaigns say the way it's done is inhumane.
When Time Stood Still
Offbeat  (tags: Hiroshima, Japan )

Ray
- 55 minutes ago - bbc.co.uk
'When time stood still' is an immersive story told through text, images and video, best viewed on an up-to-date browser. It is based on conversations between Akiko Mikamo and her father, Shinji - published in her book, Rising from the Ashes.
Paranormal Activity: Police Force Gets 71 Ghost Busting Calls in Three Years
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, Law, Police, Psychology, Science, Space, UK )

Ray
- 3 hours ago - rt.com
Zombies, witches and ghosts have been reported to an English police force 71 times over the past three years. There were also 19 calls to the force about UFO sightings.
NYPD May Face Another Chokehold Scandal After Disturbing Video Surfaces
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, Human rights, Law, Police, Politics, USA )

Ray
- 3 hours ago - rt.com
The New York Police Department is looking into another altercation involving one of its officers placing an individual in a chokehold, following a similar incident last week that left one man dead.
Another Botched Execution? Arizona Inmate Took 2 Hours to Die
Offbeat  (tags: Court, Crime, Human rights, Law, Scandal, USA )

Ray
- 3 hours ago - rt.com
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer ordered a full review of the execution of Joseph Wood. The death row inmate remained alive, gasping for breath, for nearly two hours after the state began the execution.
Argentina Polar Bear 'Too Old' for Canada Move
Offbeat  (tags: Polar Bear, Argentina, Canada )

Ray
- 3 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
An elderly "depressed" polar bear is to stay in Argentina despite a petition to fly him to Canada.
Llega Shakira a Los ¡100 Millones De Amigos!
Offbeat  (tags: celebrity news )

Nicole
- 4 hours ago - aldiatx.com
100 millones de amigos en Facebook es un número que jamás me imaginé que fuese si quiera posible, así que muchísimas gracias a todos por su apoyo, lealtad y por el cariño de siempre
Raise Funding for Walking For Lions.
Offbeat  (tags: Sam Clark Photography, printed on Fine Art Photo Rag paper, 12x18 inches in size, costs $5 per entry, They need us now!, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, wildlife, world, protection, nature, activists, safety, animalrights, animalwelfare, protectio )

Kelly
- 9 hours ago - facebook.com
Sam Clark Photography will be holding a print raffle to raise funding for Walking For Lions. A best selling image, Lioness on branch, Serengeti, Tanzania will be raffled with 100% of proceeds going to WFL to help save our last wild lions.
New York State Increases Fines for Pet Thieves
Offbeat  (tags: New York, increases, fines, pets, stolen, harmed )

Marie
- 11 hours ago - uk.mobile.reuters.com
Stealing someone else's pet in New York state became five times more expensive on Wednesday after Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a law increasing the fine to $1,000.
Why Were Pigeons on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17?
Offbeat  (tags: Malaysia airlines, pigeons, dogs, parrots, flight MH17, plane crash, sad news )

Marie
- 12 hours ago - news.discovery.com
The manifest for Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 reveals that dogs and birds were on board the airplane, which crashed last week after a missile strike, with the cargo including "live pigeons."
White Flags on The Brooklyn Bridge
Offbeat  (tags: crime )

BarbBell
- 12 hours ago - myfoxny.com
Two white flags -- international symbols of surrender on Brooklyn Bridge ,New York City. American flags that are normally up at the bridge appeared to have been removed. Who is Brooklyn surrendering to and Why?!?!
This Is What Millions of Mayflies Emerging All At Once Looks Like
Offbeat  (tags: odd, news, pictures, environment, unusual )

Connie
- 14 hours ago - smithsonianmag.com
Check the radar map! It is wild.
Tipsy Bartender
Offbeat  (tags: humor )

BarbBell
- 14 hours ago - facebook.com
PRETTY COOL -- Take a look
The Blondie Story
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, humor, funny )

Glenn
- 14 hours ago - blondie.com
I'm sure you all grew up on Blondie and Dagwood.
Zoo Makes Wild Fashion Statement With Lion-Ripped Jeans
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, fashion, jeans, tiger, ripped, zoo, Japan )

Naoko
- 20 hours ago - japantimes.co.jp
Kamine Zoo in Hitachi, Ibaraki Prefecture, has taken the catwalk to a new level, using some of its fiercest inhabitants to rip and claw jeans to a fashionably distressed look.
Lost Dog Found Seven Years Later, Reunited With Family
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, humans, pets, society, Lost Dog, maltese )

Lone
- 22 hours ago - ca.shine.yahoo.com
If dogs could talk, the Maltese named Reese would have a heck of a tale to tell. "He's a sweet natured dog," said Dinah Miller, Reese's owner. "Someone let him out of the house. Never saw him again. Reese was gone."
10 Facts That Will Change The Way You Look At IKEA - VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: IKEA, facts, culture, humans, off-beat, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ca.finance.yahoo.com
Let's stop by IKEA for some meatballs and beer!
Couple Marries in Omaha's Largest Cemetery
Offbeat  (tags: americans, bizarre, culture, humans, interesting, odd, off-beat, society, unusual )

Caree
- 1 day ago - news.msn.com
A Nebraska couple chose an unusual venue for their wedding: the largest cemetery in Omaha. Janyl and Oliver exchanged vows Saturday in Forest Lawn Cemetery. They were surrounded by family, friends and more than 100,000 souls buried in the 349acre cemetery
This Tree Produces 40 Different Types of Fruit
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, food, odd )

Shaheen
- 1 day ago - sciencealert.com.au
Award-winning artist Sam Van Aken has grown a hybridised fruit tree that produces 40 different varieties of stone fruit each year.
Hero Pilots Warn of Safety Concern at Busy Barcelona Airport After Shocking Near Miss
Offbeat  (tags: news, odd, safety, technology, world )

Nell
- 1 day ago - siberiantimes.com
Crew of Siberian UTair plane tell of 'confusion and silence' from air traffic controllers at key moment. Alarming footage of the near miss at the major Spanish airport has been seen round the world after going viral. But now the flight crew of the UTair
   

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