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Germanwings Crash: Co-Pilot Lubitz 'Hid Illness'
Offbeat  (tags: world, crime, airline crash, co-pilot, deaths )

- 1 day ago -
The co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a Germanwings airliner into the French Alps hid details of an illness, German prosecutors say.
Apple Boss Tim Cook 'to Donate Millions' to Charity
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- 1 day ago -
The chief executive of Apple, Tim Cook, has announced he is donating most of his wealth to charity before he dies.
Alps Crash: The French Town Forced to Cope With Disaster
Offbeat  (tags: Seyne-les-Alpes, Germanwings Air Crash, Europe )

- 16 hours ago -
Part of the world's focus has been on the French town of Seyne-les-Alpes since the Germanwings plane crash that happened just an hour away from them.
Homelessness in London Soars By 79% Since 2010 âEUR" Report
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The number of people sleeping rough on the streets of London has risen by over one-third in the past year, new government figures reveal. The crisis has prompted homelessness charities to call for sweeping reforms.
Avoiding Scams
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- 1 day ago -
A lot of people get scammed on their journey to achieving online success. Actually, 90% of people that buy an internet marketing product feel that they have been duped. This gives the industry a bad name, and that does not sit well with me
âEUR<Inmates Allegedly Forced By Jailer Into âEUR~Gladiator-Style FightsâEUR(TM)
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Accusations that a California sheriffâEUR(TM)s deputy forced inmates at a local to jail to fight one another for his own amusement has landed an official with an already sordid past in hot water once again.
âEUR~Free Journalism DoesnâEUR(TM)t Really Exist in the USâEUR(TM)
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- 20 hours ago -
The US mainstream media has been working hand in hand with the government in terms of carrying out a propaganda war and we see this especially in the situation over Ukraine, William Jones from Executive Intelligence Review, told RT.
U.S. Spring Ski Guide: Last Runs of 2015
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- 15 hours ago -
Last chance for skiing this year in the US
Astonishing Scenes at Woman's Funeral as Stray Dogs Unexpectedly Show Up to Pay Their Respects to Lady Who Used to Feed Them
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- 2 hours ago -
A funeral for a woman in Mexico took an unexpected turn when a number of stray dogs unexpectedly showed up to pay their respects.
Hmmmm, Ancient Playground or Naturally-Made
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IF this IS made by humans, it would predate the time humans were supposed to be in the area; it would even predate the time they were supposed to have migrated out of Africa to the rest of the world.
Death Penalty Backed By Less Than 50% of Brits
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For the first time in history, less than half of BritainâEUR(TM)s population believes that the death penalty is an appropriate or humane form of punishment, a new survey has revealed.
$214bn Medicare Reform Bill Passed By House
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- 1 day ago -
in an unusual bipartisan effort, House lawmakers approved a bill that makes sweeping changes to the Medicare program and extends a childrenâEUR(TM)s health insurance program. Eyes are on the Senate to see whether it approves the bill before recess on Friday.
March to Martial Law? Undercover Special Forces to Sweep US Southwest
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- 20 hours ago -
As elite branches of the US military prepare to hold military training in seven southwest states, with some troops operating incognito among civilians, some Americans fear the training is actually preparation for imposing martial law.
He Lives In You ~ Tina Turner   video
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, goodnews, humans, interesting, off-beat, protection, safety, society, wildlife )

- 8 hours ago -
This planet is our home and not only to us... Scooby here is another Tina Turner with Animals! xxoo
Pictures of the Day: 30 March 2015
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Great photos.
Germanwings Crash: Who Was Co-Pilot Andreas Lubitz?
Offbeat  (tags: Co-Pilot, Mental Health, Treatment, Germanwings crash )

- 1 day ago -
Andreas Lubitz, the young co-pilot believed to have caused the Germanwings plane crash, started flying as a teenager.
Indefensible:âEUR(TM) Mental Health Patients Kept Unnecessarily in Hospitals - Watchdog
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Health, History, Human rights, UK )

- 1 day ago -
The government has failed to implement planned changes to BritainâEUR(TM)s mental healthcare system, meaning thousands of patients are being kept in mental hospitals unnecessarily rather than receiving community support, a watchdog warns.

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