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US Election: Why Does the US Have Such Low Voter Turnout?
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- 19 hours ago -
After a long campaign, it's less than two weeks before millions of Americans cast their votes. But turnout could be as low as 50%. Why do so few people vote?
Crowd Watches Circus Tiger Get Whipped Mercilessly After Turning On Trainer
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- 1 hour ago -
When the tiger, a 2-year-old adolescent named Ghandi, sees the whip coming, he grabs the female trainer by her leg and drags her across the enclosure as she cries out for help. The male follows the pair, beating the tiger relentlessly.
Halloween Can Be a Truly Frightful Time of Year for Cats
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- 1 day ago -
It is safest to keep cats indoors all year round, but on Halloween, the chances that a cat will be abducted, injured or killed are even higher. Here are some tips to keep your furry friends, both cats and dogs, safe during the Halloween season
How to Make the Perfect Jaffa Cakes | Life and Style | The Guardian
Offbeat  (tags: Food, Baking, British Cooking, British Food, Felicity Cloake )

- 19 hours ago -
If you're up for it, have a go. The mass-market version of this quintessentially British treat is quite hard and dry, but you can make your own lighter, fluffier base and top with as much jelly and chocolate as you like
FBI Reopens Hillary Clinton Email Investigation
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Trump, Clinton, Emails, FBI, USA )

- 2 hours ago -
FBI director James Comey has told Congress the bureau is investigating newly found Hillary Clinton emails.
The Great British Bake Off Reaches Record Audience
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Programme, Baking, UK )

- 19 hours ago -
The final of The Great British Bake Off, gave the show its highest overnight audience ever. An average of 14 million people tuned in to BBC One to watch Candice Brown be crowned the winner.
Rare 19th Century Photographs of Shanghai
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- 19 hours ago -
Rare 19th century photographs of Shanghai by English photographer William Saunders go on show in London in first public exhibition devoted to his work
Iain Duncan Smith Urges PM to Reverse Universal Credit Cuts
Offbeat  (tags: Welfare Benefits, Cuts, Universal Credit, Politics, UKent )

- 19 hours ago -
Theresa May is being urged to reverse cuts to Universal Credit by ex-Work and Pensions Secretary Iain Duncan Smith.
People Are Breeding Tigers And Selling Them As Pets Online
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- 1 hour ago -
"I have 3 tiger cubs for sale," one online ad, which went up earlier this year, reads. "Friendly with humans and other pets." The location of the animals? Concord, California.
The Daily Cute: National Cat Day!
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, cats, interesting, pictures )

- 4 hours ago -
More cuteness.
Elvis Presley Beats Madonna to Album Chart Record
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Music, Album Charts, UK )

- 2 hours ago -
Elvis Presley has broken the record for the most number one albums by a solo artist. The late singer's new album The Wonder Of You has beaten competition from Lady Gaga and Michael Buble
Cold-Calling America - My 12 Year-Old Son Tries Polling
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Telephone Poll, Young Brit, UK )

- 2 hours ago -
Who will win? My son has been conducting his own telephone polls, I haven't even made it to America yet but my head is full of its electoral maths after two days working out Donald Trump's potential routes to power
In Australia, It's Mandatory to Vote. In the US, Staying at Home Is a Right
Offbeat  (tags: Election. Voting, USA, Australia )

- 2 hours ago -
In Australia, it's mandatory to vote. In the US, staying at home is a right. An American in Chicago and one in Australia discuss whether mandatory voting would work in the US

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