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Nobel Prize Committee: Award Sir Nicholas Winton the Nobel Peace Prize
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Wendy
- 4 hours ago - change.org
In 1939 a British man, Sir Nicholas Winton, saved 669 mainly Jewish children from Czechoslovakia, which was under occupation by Nazi Germany. While risking his own life he organized train transports--Read more on the petition page -
Is This the Most Magical Swimming Pool in the World? The 'Big Hole' Hidden in a Grotto on a Volcanic Island
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Scooby
- 14 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
This natural swimming pool on a volcanic Samoan island offers visitors the ultimate experience in relaxation.
Heatwave UK: Hottest Day in a Decade - as It Happened
Offbeat  (tags: weather, heatwave, health warning, Environment, pollution, animals, travel, UK )

Ray
- 11 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
UK weather reaches extreme levels today sparking several health warnings. But how long will the heatwave last?
Have a Great Bunny Day
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Lone
- 8 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
Who doesnâEUR(TM)t like bunnies? These tiny balls of fluffy cuteness can hop right into your heart. Rabbits are small mammals and can be found in various parts of the world.
Michelle Obama Tears Up White House Photography Ban
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Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Selfie lovers will now be able to snap themselves in the US president's residence, after the White House lifted a decades-old ban on photography.
From An Alaskan Fjord Log Cabin to a Private Caribbean Eco-Island: National Geographic's Unique Lodges of the World Adds 14 New
Offbeat  (tags: National Geographic, eco, lodges, world, travel, pictures, scenery, destinations, world, travel )

Scooby
- 12 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
Located in some of the most spectacular places around the globe, there are a number of rare retreats which push the hotel experience way beyond travellers' expectations.
The Intriguing History of Ghost Photography
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Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.com
As camera tech has evolved, so too has the photography of puzzling âEUR~spiritsâEUR(TM), and as Howard Timberlake discovers, they even appear in smartphone shots.
Video Shows Americans Have No Idea Why They Celebrate July 4th, With One Claiming the Country Seceded From Britain in 1964
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Scooby
- 8 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
A video of Americans being asked about Independence Day is a concerning reminder that many do not know why they celebrate on July 4th.
The Valley of The Little Bighorn By Jack Gladstone   video
Offbeat  (tags: The Valley of The Little Bighorn, Jack Gladstone, C.M. Russell Heritage Award, Native American, European immigrant, Montana )

Dandelion
- 2 hours ago - youtube.com
Jack Gladstone descends from both indigenous and European immigrant traditions. Honored with the C.M. Russell Heritage Award recognized his contribution to legacy, culture, life, and country. Jack was the first Montanan and only Native American so honored
Holocaust 'Hero' Sir Nicholas Winton Dies Aged 106
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Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Sir Nicholas Winton, who organised the rescue of 669 children destined for Nazi concentration camps, has died aged 106.
Irish Singer and Television Personality Val Doonican Dies 'Peacefully' at Home Aged 88
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Scooby
- 15 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
The Irish singer and TV personality Val Doonican has died at the age 88, it was revealed today.
Massachusetts Police Department Warns Residents Not to Drunkenly Chase Bears With Hatchets
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Michael
- 9 hours ago - nydailynews.com
If you see a bear with a hatchet, definitely don't chase it, as bears are notorious for protecting their possessions.
The Plymouth Puma? Mystery of the 'Big Cat' Photographed on the Outskirts of the Devon City
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Scooby
- 9 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
Scampering through a field in Plymouth, this mysterious animal has sparked rumours as to what exactly it could be.
A Kiss of Love and Affection
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Lone
- 8 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
When you really care about someone, a kiss, whether given to lips, a cheek or the back of a hand - is the best way to show it.
Invasion Washington: UFOs Over the Capitol By Kevin D. Randle   video
Offbeat  (tags: ufos, paranormal, UFO sightings, ufos on radar )

JM
- 1 hour ago - youtube.com
http://undebunkingufos.blogspot.com 1952 Washington UFO Photo and Video Debunked, but the Incident is Not http://undebunkingufos.blogspot.com/2015/04 /washington-1952-ufo-photo-and-video.html
9 Things You May Not Know About the Declaration of Independence
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Denise
- 58 minutes ago - history.com
Did you know the 4th of July is NOT our nation's birthday? Independence was formally declared on July 2nd and the Declaration of Independence was actually signed (by most delegates anyway) on August 2! These and more little known facts.
   

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