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3/28/2015 -- MULTIPLE Large Eruptions Overnight in Japan -- Sakurajima Shows Major Activity   video
Offbeat  (tags: )

- 30 minutes ago -
When it comes to volcanic activity, apparently things are heating up. Last night (March 27) going into today March 28th, multiple large eruptions occurred in South Japan from Sakurajima Volcano.
Who Is Behind the 'Perfect Boyfriend'?
Offbeat  (tags: Internet, dating app, imaginary partner, USA )

- 46 minutes ago -
Pesky colleagues always asking about your love life? Nosy parents want to know how they can expect to become grandparents if you're not on the dating scene?
Germanwings Crash: Co-Pilot Lubitz 'Hid Illness'
Offbeat  (tags: world, crime, airline crash, co-pilot, deaths )

- 1 hour ago -
The co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a Germanwings airliner into the French Alps hid details of an illness, German prosecutors say.
Election 2015: What Not to Do on the Campaign Trail
Offbeat  (tags: General Election, Campaign Trail, UK )

- 1 hour ago -
Gordon Brown is caught describing a voter as a "bigoted woman". With the 2015 general election campaign getting under way here's a look at the potential pitfalls politicians may wish to avoid over the next six weeks.
Ex-Alabama Officer Charged for Assaulting Indian Man
Offbeat  (tags: Police, Abuse, Federal officials, civil rights, USA )

- 1 hour ago -
Federal officials have charged a former Alabama police officer with violating the civil rights of an Indian man.
US Gives Texan Rhino Hunter An Import Permit
Offbeat  (tags: black rhino, Hunter, Endangered Animal, US permit, trophy, auction, USA )

- 2 hours ago -
A Texan who won an auction to shoot an endangered black rhino in Namibia has been given a US permit to import the trophy if he kills one.
Alps Germanwings Crash Co-Pilot Lubitz 'Made Prediction'
Offbeat  (tags: Co-Pilot, Prediction, Germanwings crash, Europe )

- 2 hours ago -
The Germanwings co-pilot thought to have deliberately crashed his Airbus in the French Alps, killing 150 people, predicted "one day everyone will know my name", his ex-girlfriend says.
Counting the Cost of the Germanwings Crash
Offbeat  (tags: Germanwings crash, Counting the cost, Law, Compensation, Legal redress, Business )

- 2 hours ago -
The terrible, stark human cost of the Germanwings flight 4U 9525 air disaster is easy to count - 150 people dead.
Germanwings Crash: Who Was Co-Pilot Andreas Lubitz?
Offbeat  (tags: Co-Pilot, Mental Health, Treatment, Germanwings crash )

- 3 hours ago -
Andreas Lubitz, the young co-pilot believed to have caused the Germanwings plane crash, started flying as a teenager.
Beer Wear: Dress Made From Bacterial-Fermented Brew
Offbeat  (tags: dresses, fashion, clothes, cloth, fabric, beer, inventions )

- 3 hours ago -
Bacteria, beer and a fermentation process come together to create a fashionable dress made from a new kind of fabric.
Germanwings: Crash Leaves Many Unanswered Questions
Offbeat  (tags: Germanwings, Plane Crash, unanswered questions )

- 3 hours ago -
We know that Germanwings Flight 4U 9525 was flown into a mountain by 27-year-old Andreas Lubitz, apparently deliberately, after he locked the plane's pilot out of the cockpit. But several key questions remain unanswered.
Apple Boss Tim Cook 'to Donate Millions' to Charity
Offbeat  (tags: charity, Apple Boss. donate )

- 4 hours ago -
The chief executive of Apple, Tim Cook, has announced he is donating most of his wealth to charity before he dies.
I-Wonder; Is Changinbg the Clocks a Waste of Time?
Offbeat  (tags: clocks, time, spring forward, fall back )

- 4 hours ago -
Every year billions of us around the world observe the familiar ritual of winding our clocks forward in the spring and turning them back again in the autumn.
Hmmmm, Ancient Playground or Naturally-Made
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, history, archeology, society, world, unusual, culture )

- 5 hours ago -
IF this IS made by humans, it would predate the time humans were supposed to be in the area; it would even predate the time they were supposed to have migrated out of Africa to the rest of the world.
Richard III's Tomb Unveiled at Leicester Cathedral
Offbeat  (tags: Leicester cathedral, tomb, King Richard III, funeral, history, Plantagenet, monarch )

- 20 hours ago -
The sealed tomb of King Richard III has been unveiled in Leicester Cathedral.
Germanwings Crash: Co-Pilot Lubitz 'Hid Illness'
Offbeat  (tags: Co-Pilot, Health Problems, Germanwings airliner )

- 23 hours ago -
The co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a Germanwings airliner into the French Alps hid details of an illness, German prosecutors say.
No Diggity!
Offbeat  (tags: humor, women, culture, performance )

- 1 day ago -
Wab Kinew Serenaded With 'No Diggity' by All-Women Drum Group [Video] Read more at 26/wab-kinew-serenaded-no-diggity-all-women-drum-g roup-video-159762
Families of Victims Visit Germanwings Crash Site
Offbeat  (tags: Relatives, Families, Visit, crash site )

- 1 day ago -
Relatives of those who died in the Germanwings plane crash, including the parents of the co-pilot, have arrived in the southern French Alps.
âEUR~Deeply ScarringâEUR(TM): Labour Vows to Outlaw Indefinite Detention of Asylum Seekers
Offbeat  (tags: Europe, Human rights, Immigration, Politics, Scandal, UK )

- 1 day ago -
Labour has pledged to introduce new limits on the amount of time a person can remain trapped in BritainâEUR(TM)s asylum and immigration system, a policy shift that would protect migrantsâEUR(TM) human rights and ban indefinite detention in the UK.
19 Injured, 4 Critically, After Explosion & Fire in Manhattan's East Village
Offbeat  (tags: Explosion, Fire, Manhattan, USA )

- 1 day ago -
Nineteen people have been injured, four of whom are in critical condition after an explosion caused a fire over four buildings in ManhattanâEUR(TM)s East Village. Two of the buildings have collapsed, and another is still on fire and in danger of collapsing.
Alps Plane Crash: Leaders Speak After Site Visit
Offbeat  (tags: Plane Crash, French Alps, President Francois Hollande, Chancellor Angela Merkel )

- 1 day ago -
The leaders of France, Germany and Spain have been meeting officials and rescue workers in the remote French mountain village of Seynes-les-Alpes, near where a German airliner crashed on Tuesday, killing all 150 aboard.
How Are Pilots Psychologically Screened?
Offbeat  (tags: Plane Crash, Fench Alps, Germanwings Airbus, Pilots, psychologically screened )

- 1 day ago -
Crash investigators say that the Germanwings Airbus was probably crashed deliberately by co-pilot Andreas Lubitz. The way pilots are screened is now under intense scrutiny.
Jessica Williams Won't Host 'The Daily Show'
Offbeat  (tags: media, tv, culture )

- 1 day ago -
News about who will NOT be hosting after Jon Stewart leaves.
Erol Incedal: The Trial We Couldn't Report
Offbeat  (tags: terrorism, prosecution, court, Erol Incedal, secret prosecution )

- 1 day ago -
On 13 October 2013, armed police blew out the tyres of a car near the Tower of London. That much we know for sure about the arrest and prosecution of Erol Incedal for preparing for acts of terrorism.
Don't Let the Meat Industry Hijack the Food Pyramid
Offbeat  (tags: protection, society, food, ethics, science )

- 1 day ago -
Don't let the Meat Industry hijack the Food Pyramid.

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