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If You Would Like To Leave Some Words for Heather Heyers Family
Offbeat  (tags: Heather Heyer, funeral, obituary, murdered by a white nationalist )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - legacy.com
Heather Heyer, a 32-year-old Virginia paralegal, died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, after being struck by a car in an apparently willful act of terroristic violence while she was counterprotesting a white-nationalist rally in Charlottesville.
'Rape By Cop Dashcam Footage Shows Student's 11-Minute Vaginal Search (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: Cam Footage, Vaginal Rape, Police, USA )

Ray
- 14 hours ago - rt.com
Dashcam footage has been released showing three Texas police officers subjecting a college student to a shocking road-side vaginal search that lasted 11 minutes.
Business Councils Disband Over Trump Remarks
Offbeat  (tags: Trump, business councils, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
President Trump has said he is scrapping two business councils after more bosses quit over his handling of violent clashes in Virginia.
Lincoln Memorial Vandalised With Profanity in Washington DC
Offbeat  (tags: Lincoln Memorial, Vandalised, Civil Unrest, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
The memorial to President Abraham Lincoln, who led the US through the Civil War, has been vandalised in Washington DC. The vandals appear to have used red spray paint to write "[expletive] law" early on Tuesday morning,
Theresa May on Trump Comments: Far-Right Should Always Be Condemned
Offbeat  (tags: Trump, Far-Right, May. Charlottesville, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Theresa May has said it is important to condemn far-right views "wherever we hear them" as she was asked about Donald Trump's response to clashes in the United States.
Trump Defends âEUR~BeautifulâEUR(TM) Civil War Statues
Offbeat  (tags: Civil War statues, Trump defends, USA )

Ray
- 12 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
US President Donald Trump has denounced the removal of "beautiful" Confederate statues amid a heated national debate about US race relations. "Sad to see the history and culture of our great country being ripped apart
Top 10 Weirdest Animal Laws on the Books
Offbeat  (tags: animal laws, animal legal defence fund, animals, bizarre, funny, interesting, unusual, society )

Lone
- 1 day ago - aldf.org
The Animal Legal Defense Fund shares the most unusual laws about animals from around the country
The Solar Eclipse Will Be August 21, 2017 -- The End Of The World Will Be September 23, 2017   video
Offbeat  (tags: The End of The World, Hollywood Special Effects, Movies, September 23, 2017, americans, bizarre, culture, environment, funny, humans, interesting, off-beat, pictures, society, unusual, video )

Fiona
- 7 hours ago - youtube.com
With your help, I helped us get ready for the solar eclipse. For decades Hollywood has predicted the end of the world to be September 23, 2017. This video has clips of movies showing the end of the world...and great special effects. Enjoy.
Malala Yousafzai Accepts Place at Oxford University 5yrs After Taliban Shooting
Offbeat  (tags: Nobel Prize-Winning Activist, Oxford University, UK )

Ray
- 14 hours ago - rt.com
Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani-born Nobel Prize-winning activist who narrowly avoided death after being shot by the Taliban, has gained a place at Oxford University.
12,000 Year Old Giant Sloth Fossil Found In Mexican Sinkhole
Offbeat  (tags: Fossils, Giant Sloth, Video Baby Sloth, animals, bizarre, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual, video, world )

Fiona
- 4 hours ago - ibtimes.com
Mexican scientists have discovered a new giant sloth species. The fossilized remains (12,000 years old) were found in a sinkhole. Very cute video of a baby sloth is on site. Enjoy.
British MPs Condemn Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s Reaction to Neo-Nazi Protests
Offbeat  (tags: neo-Nazi protests, Fra-Rights Groups, Trump Remarks, British MP's, USA, UK )

Ray
- 13 hours ago - rt.com
British MPs have joined the condemnation of neo-Nazi clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia and US President Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s failure to specifically denounce far-right groups.
Barcelona: Van Hits Crowds in Ramblas Tourist Area
Offbeat  (tags: Terror Attack, Tourist Area, Barcelona, Spain )

Ray
- 13 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A van has ploughed into crowds in Barcelona's Las Ramblas tourist area. Spanish police say several people have been injured in a "massive crash", while emergency services are urging people to stay away from the area around Plaça de Catalunya.
   

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