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'Do Not Breathe Under the Water'? 'Falling Can Be Deadly'? You Don't Say! The World's Most Entirely Pointless Signs Revealed
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, news, travel, signs, sense, off-beat )

- 10 hours ago -
Light relief! MailOnline Travel has rounded up a collection of confoundingly obvious signs. One reads: 'If door does not open, do not enter' - as if that were even possible! Another helpfully informs road users: 'Caution, water on road during rain'
Armed Men Just Stormed A Rhino Orphanage To Kill Babies For Their Horns
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

- 5 hours ago -
Two armed men stormed into the orphanage, held the staff hostage, ripped out the security cameras and shot two 18-month-old white rhinos, Impy and Gugu.
Meet Hana, a Big-Eyed Kitty Whose Best Friend Is a Bird
Offbeat  (tags: social cat of the week, bird, Scottish Fold, awesome-pawsome kitty pics )

- 8 hours ago -
This Scottish Fold and her budgie friend have become darlings of the social media scene.
Refugees Welcome' Banner Hung on Statue of Liberty in New York
Offbeat  (tags: Banner, Statue of Liberty, Refugees, USA )

- 5 hours ago -
National Park Service police are investigating after a giant "Refugees Welcome" banner was illegally attached to the Statue of Liberty on Tuesday.
You Can Marry a Dog in India and Identify as a Dragon in Russia: Revealing the Most Baffling Laws in the World
Offbeat  (tags: laws, strange, surprising, off-beat, world )

- 16 hours ago -
While it's important to be aware of the customs and etiquette expected in the destinations you visit, some behaviours you're actually allowed to engage in across the world may surprise you
Trump Condemns 'Horrible' Anti-Semitism
Offbeat  (tags: Trump, Jewish community, bomb threats, USA )

- 1 day ago -
US President Donald Trump has condemned bomb threats against US Jewish community centres in recent weeks.
US Unveils Sweeping Orders to Deport Illegal Immigrants
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- 1 day ago -
The Trump administration has issued tough guidelines to widen the net for deporting illegal immigrants from the US, and speed up their removal.
'Nevertheless, She Persisted'
Offbeat  (tags: US politics, interesting, funny, resistance )

- 5 hours ago -
More than 100 women pack Mpls. tattoo shop to get inked with 'Nevertheless, she persisted' Over a nine-hour span, Twin Cities women lined up to get the exact same tattoo.
Sweden Probes Riot in Mainly Immigrant Stockholm Suburb
Offbeat  (tags: Riots, Trump's Comment, Sweden, Europe )

- 17 hours ago -
Swedish police have launched an investigation after a riot erupted in a predominantly immigrant suburb of the capital, Stockholm.
12 Amazing Animal Bridges Across The World That Save Thousands Of Animals From Dying
Offbeat  (tags: animals, protection, roads, bridges, wild animals, safety )

- 13 hours ago -
When people drive above the speed limit on highways, owing to the broad long roads, sans obstacles, it's hard for them to foresee the arrival of an animal from any side of the road.
Who's Your Best Friend? (Cute Dog Video)   video
Offbeat  (tags: cute, animals, dogs, puppies )

- 8 hours ago -
Cute. For more of Benji, check out his instagram @HeyyyBenji
Muslim Teacher Juhel Miah Denied Entry to US 'Not Given Reason'
Offbeat  (tags: Trump's Travelling Ban, British Muslim, USA )

- 1 day ago -
A Muslim teacher denied entry to the United States while on a school trip said he has still not been told why.
House of Lords Is 'London's Best Day-Care Centre'
Offbeat  (tags: Care Centre, House of Lords, Documentary, BBC, UK )

- 1 day ago -
The House of Lords is the "best day-care centre for the elderly in London", a Lib Dem peer says in a new BBC documentary
Relief at Last for the Starving Animals of Mosul! Aid Workers Treat Animals Left to Die at Zoo Once Taken Over By ISIS
Offbeat  (tags: starving zoo animals, aid workers, rescue workers help )

- 14 hours ago -
A veterinary team from charity Four Paws has started treating animals at the Mumtaz al-Nour zoo in eastern Mosul, Iraq today.
Stubborn' Swan Blocks M27 at Fareham
Offbeat  (tags: Transport, Motorway, Animal, Highways England, UK )

- 1 day ago -
This is the moment a traffic officer chased a "stubborn" swan down a motorway

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