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Obamacare Repeal: Trump Pledges 'Health Insurance for All'
Offbeat  (tags: Obamacare, Trump pledges, Health insurance for all, USA )

Raymond
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
President-elect Donald Trump has promised "insurance for everyone" as Republicans draw up a replacement for the Affordable Care Act.
Trump Inauguration Boycott Escalates
Offbeat  (tags: Trump inauguration, Boycott, USA )

Raymond
- 19 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A rising number of Democratic lawmakers have said they plan to boycott President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration at the US Capitol on 20 January.
Texts From Mittens: The Cold Edition
Offbeat  (tags: Mittens, cold weather, funny texts )

Barb
- 13 hours ago - catster.com
Mittens can't get warm, Drunk Patty needs a butter knife, and Judge Judy is finally safe. Mittens texts!
What Will Happen at Trump's Inauguration?
Offbeat  (tags: Trump's inauguration, USA )

Raymond
- 19 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States on Friday.
Chelsea Manning: Obama Reduces Sentence of Wikileaks Source
Offbeat  (tags: Chelsea Manning, Release, Obama, USA )

Raymond
- 19 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
US President Barack Obama has commuted Chelsea Manning's sentence for leaking documents to Wikileaks in 2010.
Trump and the Nuclear Codes
Offbeat  (tags: Trumps, Nuclear Codes, USA )

Raymond
- 19 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
On 20 January, inauguration day in the United States, a nameless, unknown military aide will be seen accompanying President Barack Obama to the handover ceremony at the US Capitol in Washington.
Fox Frozen in Block of Ice After Drowning in River as Temperatures Plunge Across Europe
Offbeat  (tags: Frozen, Fox, River Danube, Germany )

Derek
- 11 hours ago - independent.co.uk
The animal broke through thin ice on the River Danube near Fridingen on 9 January and was discovered four days later. A member of the public used a saw to cut a cube around the wild animal.
Nigerian Jet 'Kills at Least 50 Civilians' in Accidental Attack
Offbeat  (tags: attack, accidental, Nigerian jet )

Raymond
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
A Nigerian air force jet has accidentally killed and injured many civilians in Rann, in the north-east of the country, the military has said.
Watch The Obamas Cute Playdate With The Kids Who Received Their Swing Set
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat )

Angie
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Obamas visited the Jobs Have Priority Naylor Road Family Shelter, the shelter that received the swing set, in Washington, D.C. The president pushed kids on the swings, while the first lady showed them how to use the rope swing.
Granville: The Rail Disaster That Changed Australia
Offbeat  (tags: train derailed, deadly accident, Granville, Australia )

Raymond
- 19 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Wednesday marks 40 years since a Sydney train derailed in a deadly accident that horrified Australia. It left enduring lessons, writes Jamie Duncan.
Decorative Sweaters for Drones
Offbeat  (tags: clothes, decorative, drones, sweaters )

Columbus
- 18 hours ago - todayswhisper.com
The artist from San Francisco, Danielle Baskin sells sweaters for drones. You heard right, the little crocheted sweaters for your favorite flying machines.
2017 - NEEDED - More Well-Cultivated Critical Thinkers Across the Globe *
Offbeat  (tags: humans, society, world )

Dot
- 11 hours ago - criticalthinking.org
Critical thinking presupposes assent to rigorous standards of excellence and mindful command of their use. It entails effective communication and problem-solving abilities, as well as a commitment to overcome our native egocentrism and sociocentrism.
Tom Price Nomination: Trump Pick Accused of Insider Trading
Offbeat  (tags: US healthcare system, Political Gain, Tom Price, Inside Trading, Trump, USA )

Raymond
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
President-elect Donald Trump's pick to lead the overhaul of the US healthcare system has been accused of using his political position for financial gain.
CIA Releases 13m Pages of Declassified Documents Online
Offbeat  (tags: declassified documents, Intelligence Agency (CIA), USA )

Raymond
- 19 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
About 13 million pages of declassified documents from the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) have been released online.The documents include records of UFO sightings
Shop on Amazon, Chat on WhatsApp or Use PayPal? Watch Out for These Scams
Offbeat  (tags: Scams, Amazon, Watchdog, UK )

Raymond
- 17 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
"IâEUR(TM)m not that stupid" âEUR¦ "ItâEUR(TM)ll never happen to me" ... "I wouldnâEUR(TM)t fall for one" ... âEUR¦ thatâEUR(TM)s what many of us think when we talk about falling victim to a scam. But it only takes a second to get scammed.
Japan's Hi-Tech Toilets to Get Standardised Symbols
Offbeat  (tags: Hi-Tech Loos, Symbols, Japan )

Raymond
- 17 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Japanese toilets are set to become easier to use, after manufacturers agreed to standardise the symbols on the control panels.
   

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