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The Best Tourist Attractions In Every State
Offbeat  (tags: tourist attractions, 50 states, wildlife, environment, travel, nature )

- 8 hours ago -
50 states, 50 attractions, and just a few minutes until you find yourself pricing flights on that site with the William Shatner commercials.NJ's Atlantic City boardwalk is a reminder of what was the original Steel Pier to me! (but, sorry diving horse)
Simon Cowell Orders Investigation Into Matisse Stunt Double
Offbeat  (tags: BGT, Investigation )

- 1 day ago -
BritainâEUR(TM)s Got Talent boss Simon Cowell did not know about the dog's stunt double during the tightrope trick in the final
Teen Stripped of National Honor Society Position Because She Dared Wear A Sun DressâEUR"In Florida
Offbeat  (tags: Florida, National Honor Society, teenager, school, stripped her of title )

- 3 hours ago -
She even offered to wear a jacket to cover the offensive shoulders, but school officials persisted in stripping her of the honor.
Solar Impulse Lands in Nagoya to Wait Out Bad Weather Before Attempting Pacific Crossing
Offbeat  (tags: safety, splar-powered, airplane, Nagoya, bad weather, Solar Impulse )

- 1 day ago -
A solar-powered plane attempting to circle the globe without a drop of fuel made an unscheduled landing late Monday in Nagoya to wait out bad weather.
Young Dog Goes In For Routine Grooming And Never Comes Home
Offbeat  (tags: Golden retriever, groomers, dog, killed, overheating, sad news )

- 1 day ago -
A 2-year-old golden retriever passed away on Friday after going to a pet store for a routine grooming,
Fifa: Sepp Blatter to Quit as President Amid Corruption Scandal
Offbeat  (tags: FIFA President, quit, corruption, scandal )

- 1 day ago -
Sepp Blatter says he will resign as president of football's governing body Fifa amid a corruption scandal.
Obama Honours Overlooked WWI Heroes, 100 Years on
Offbeat  (tags: Medal of Honor., WW 1, WWI heroes, Overlooked )

- 15 hours ago -
President Barack Obama has awarded two deceased World War I army heroes, one black and one Jewish, with the Medal of Honor.
21 Touching First And Last Photos Of Pets Who Lived A Life Well-Loved
Offbeat  (tags: photos, pictures, off-beat, dogs )

- 1 day ago -
21 Touching First And Last Photos Of Pets Who Lived A Life Well-Loved
Could You Ditch Bricks and Mortar and Buy a Canal Boat?
Offbeat  (tags: Canal boat, river barge, houses, locks, home, UK )

- 1 day ago -
Living on a canal boat is becoming a serious option for many cash-strapped buyers struggling to get on the housing ladder. But it does not come without its drawbacks and raft of hidden costs.
Why Is God Not Female?
Offbeat  (tags: Religion, COE, Christian Church, God's gender )

- 11 hours ago -
A group in the Church of England is calling for services to address God as "She" as well as "He". The question of God's gender goes back to the early Christian Church, writes Stephen Tomkins.
Listening to the Language of Apes
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Chimpanzee, Language, Education, Natural History )

- 10 hours ago -
The similarities between apes and people have long fascinated scientists. Yet, writes Mary Colwell, the differences can be just as thrilling.
Last Flying Season for Vulcan Bomber XH558
Offbeat  (tags: RAF, War Plane, Military, UK )

- 1 day ago -
The last flying Vulcan bomber plane will not fly after the 2015 air display season because of its age and a lack of engineering support
21 Things Every Parent Says Vs. What They Really Mean
Offbeat  (tags: kids, funny kids, parenting, parents, parent humor, kid humor, funny parents )

- 1 day ago -
Crowdsourced from real parents! Some of these are truly hilarious.
Fifa Crisis: Ex-Official Chuck Blazer Details Bribe-Taking
Offbeat  (tags: FIFA, Money laundering, Racketeering, bribe-taking, Chuck Blazer, guilty plea. NY, USA )

- 4 hours ago -
Former top Fifa official Chuck Blazer has detailed his bribe-taking, racketeering and money laundering as part of a guilty plea in New York.
Hanoi Waits for You
Offbeat  (tags: tarvel, green, UNESCO, Heritage site, backpacker )

- 1 day ago -
How do you write about Hanoi? Shall one begin with the sights âEUR" Crimson flags and city contours or the smells âEUR" Durians and Dragon fruits? Or perhaps with the overcast impression that this capital paints, that of waiting without being in transit.
Could This Wi-Fi Doll Give Your Personal Data Away?
Offbeat  (tags: internet, NewTechnology, wifi, household Electical Appliances )

- 1 day ago -
Technology companies are increasingly integrating the internet with devices such as household appliances likes fridges and kettles.
Nas Presents the Real Hip-Hop âEUR" Video
Offbeat  (tags: Rapper Nasir 'Nas' Jones, dance, humans, off-beat, performance, society, Hip-Hop, Adam Sjoberg, Uganda, Yemen, Cambodia, Colombia )

- 21 hours ago -
With jaw-dropping breakdancing moves, b-boys and b-girls in Uganda, Yemen, Cambodia and Colombia give us an inspiring tribute to the uplifting power of music and movement
Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe: No Job for Unfit Police Officers
Offbeat  (tags: Police, Health, Employment, UK )

- 1 day ago -
Unfit and overweight police officers who repeatedly fail fitness tests have no place in the job, Britain's most senior police officer has warned.
Solar Impulse Shelters Under Tent in Nagoya as Rain Beats Down
Offbeat  (tags: weather, environment, CO2emissions, research, solar, Solar Impulse, Nagoya, bad weather )

- 8 hours ago -
The fragile, sunshine-powered Solar Impulse 2 remained at Nagoya Airport on Wednesday, protected from rain and wind by a giant inflatable hangar erected around its giant, 72-meter wings.
Move Over Grumpy Cat! Meet Melissa the 'Einstein' Feline That Loves to Stick Out Her VERY Long Tongue
Offbeat  (tags: Melissa, cat, tongue, longest, funny )

- 6 hours ago -
Just when you thought you'd seen enough cat memes to last you a lifetime - another feline star rises to fame.
The Daily Cute: Sophie Cushion
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pictures )

- 5 hours ago -
More cuteness.

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