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Wichita Woman Drowns Trying to Save Her Dog From Broken Icy Lake
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Angela
- 1 day ago - examiner.com
On Sunday, a Wichita, Kansas woman died trying to save her dog after he fell through broken ice on a northeast area lake, reports wibw.com.
Photo Highlights of the Day - Wednesday 4 March 2015
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, pictures, world, off-beat, photos )

Zora
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
A selection of the best photographs from around the world.
Los Angeles Police Chief Says Homeless Man Grabbed for Gun
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - m.bbc.co.uk
The Los Angeles police chief has presented evidence he claims shows that a homeless man reached for an officer's weapon before being shot dead.
Man Stabbed Mom 11 Times, Cut Off Own Penis. But Will Only Spend 8 Months Behind Bars
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, unusual, humans, drugs, sentenced )

Angela
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Charles Mann was sentenced to 16 months in prison, but the judge reduced it to eight months. Because of the time he has served previously, he will only be in jail for four more weeks. After that, he must go through a supervised drug and alcohol treatment
Woman Who Stole and Euthanized Terminally-Ill NeighborâEUR(TM)s Dog Will Fortunately Serve Jail Time
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, killed, sadness, ethics )

Julie
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
Woman who stole and euthanized terminally-ill neighbor's dog will fortunately serve jail time.
NYC Rats Carry Bubonic Plague-Transmitting Fleas - Study
Offbeat  (tags: animals, rats, health, Bubonic plague, NY, USA )

Ray
- 23 hours ago - rt.com
New York CityâEUR(TM)s notoriously massive rat population appears to present a bigger health risk than was thought before. According to a new study, the rodentsâEUR(TM) fleas could transmit This Bubonic plague.
Raw: Firefighters Rescue Dog Stuck Between Walls - Video
Offbeat  (tags: dog, rescue, walls, stuck, firefighters, video )

Angela
- 3 hours ago - msn.com
Dog's dramatic rescue goes viral - Video
Disgraced Entertainer Rolf Harris Stripped of CBE
Offbeat  (tags: Harris, Jailed, CBE, Stripped, Queen )

Ray
- 1 day ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Disgraced former entertainer Rolf Harris has been stripped of his CBE, according to an official announcement in the London Gazette.
Golden Gate Bridge Jumper Says Sea Lion Saved Him
Offbeat  (tags: golden gate bridge, suicide, SEA LION )

Angela
- 1 day ago - msn.com
A man who jumped off San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge to try to take his own life and was kept afloat by a sea lion said Wednesday suicide prevention was now his life's work.
Fireproof! Report Says US Govt Can't Sack Bad Employees, Including Porn-Watchers
Offbeat  (tags: Law, Sex, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
You may be a bad worker, bully colleagues and even watch porn at work, but if you have a job with the US federal government you won't be fired. The civil service protection program helps errant employees keep their jobs at taxpayersâEUR(TM) expense.
Amazing Photos of Hitchhiking Animals
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, off-beat, interesting, photos, animals )

Angela
- 3 hours ago - msn.com
Amazing Photos of Hitchhiking Animals - Wonderful pictures!
Singing Bird
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Lone
- 3 hours ago - facebook.com
VIDEO
This Is Where America Gets Almost All Its Winter Lettuce
Offbeat  (tags: lettuce, yuma, interesting )

Angela
- 2 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Unless you're a homesteader, a Sunbelt resident who eats only food from your local farmers market, or an extremely devout carnivore, you've almost certainly eaten lettuce from Yuma.
Jimmy Kimmel's Update on the Anti-Vaccination Discussion - YouTube   video
Offbeat  (tags: health )

Rebecca
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Last week on the show we got a group of real doctors together to do a public service announcement urging parents to vaccinate their kids. While a lot of people enjoyed it - it also made a small group of people unbelievably angry
This Horse Sanctuary Refuses To Let A Little Thing Like A Lease Stand In The Way Of Giving Animals A Better Home
Offbeat  (tags: horse sanctuary, villa chardonnay )

Angela
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
A Southern California horse sanctuary that's losing its lease is hoping to purchase a massively bigger property up the road -- and they're asking for $900,000 to help them do it.
PORTRAITS OF EVIL- THE MYTH OF THE "WISE GUY."
Offbeat  (tags: ethics, culture, crime, corruption, law, politics, society, police, dishonesty, media, freedoms, lies, government, protection )

David
- 20 hours ago - searchingforreason.net
HOW MUCH OF WHAT YOU SEE IN MOVIES AND T.V., ACTUALLY GIVES AN ACCURATE PORTRAYAL OF WELL KNOWN CRIMINAL CHARACTER TYPES?
Killers Sought in Deaths of 300K Chickens in South Carolina
Offbeat  (tags: chickens, killed, revenge, South Carolina, dead )

Angela
- 3 hours ago - msn.com
Revenge may be the motive for the killings in South Carolina of more than 300,000 commercial chickens worth about $1.7 million over the past two weeks.
Deer Eat CHICKS for a Protein Hit, Snatching Them From Nests | Daily Mail Online
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, news )

Christeen
- 2 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
I needed a little something extra.
Girl Feeds Backyard Birds And They Bring Her Some Wonderfully Kooky Gifts
Offbeat  (tags: birds, bird feeder, gifts )

Angela
- 2 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
8 year old Gabi Mann's care for the birds doesn't go unreciprocated. They often leave small gifts for her on the bird feeder. Gabi has kept a collection of the trinkets she's received.
 

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