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Final Masquerade
Offbeat  (tags: Music, RIP, Chester Charles Bennington, Linkin Park, Dead by Sunrise, Shinoda, substance abuse, thin-skin, artists, depression )

- 1 day ago -
Tribute to Chester Charles Bennington, frontman of Linkin Park, who started his star walk yesterday. Also a reflection on substance abuse among great artists.
Donald Trump Insists He Has 'Complete Power' to Pardon
Offbeat  (tags: Trump, Power to Pardon, USA )

- 21 hours ago -
US President Donald Trump has insisted he has the "complete power" to pardon people, amid reports he is considering presidential pardons for family members, aides and even himself.
Useless Eco Gadgets You Should Never Waste Your Money on
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, design, humor, odd, technology, unusual, world )

- 1 day ago -
Thanks to rapid proliferation of PCB design tools the world is now being bombarded with an onslaught of useless connected products. We've made a short list of gadgets that you should never buy. The planet will thank you.
Rashan Jermaine Charles Dies After Hackney Police Pursuit
Offbeat  (tags: Police Attack, Rashan Jermaine Charles, London, UK )

- 2 hours ago -
CCTV shows Rashan Jermaine Charles being apprehended by police inside a shop, as the BBC's Andy Moore reports. A 20-year-old man has died after being apprehended by a police officer in an east London shop.
Pictures of the Day 23 July 2017
Offbeat  (tags: Pictures of the day: 23 July 2017 )

- 10 hours ago -
Interesting photos.
Justine Damond: Australia Waits for Answers in 'American Nightmare'
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Police, Answer's Required, Australia )

- 1 day ago -
Many Australians were just arriving at work on Monday when the confusing first reports emerged that a Sydney woman had been fatally shot in Minneapolis.
Woman Sees Strange Animal In Her Pool, She Realizes It's Not A Dog And Grabs The Camera VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: deer, pool, camera, bizarre, environment, humans, interesting, society, unusual )

- 1 day ago -
As soon as you see just how adorable this little creature is in the family pool, you can see why she couldn't resist keeping him from the fun
Police Officer Caught âEUR~Planting DrugsâEUR(TM) in Body-Cam Footage (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: Police, Drugs, Body-Cam, USA )

- 1 day ago -
Baltimore police have launched an investigation after body-cam footage emerged allegedly showing an officer planting drugs.
Kim Clijsters Gives Man Tennis Skirt for Hit at Wimbledon 2017 - ROFL, DO Watch!   video
Offbeat  (tags: Wimbledon 2017, tennis, international, heckler, spectator, ROFL, hilarious interlude )

- 1 day ago -
A "back-seat driver" spectator at Wimbledon was advising her on how to serve - so one of the players offered him her racquet & Kim Clijsters challenged him to demonstrate - Of course, he had to put on white clothing to play!! Hilarious interlude
Justine Damond Shooting: Police Chief Janee Harteau Quits
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Police Chief, Justine Damond, USA )

- 21 hours ago -
A police chief in the US state of Minnesota has resigned after one of her officers fatally shot an unarmed Australian woman.
Why Are Dogs So Friendly? The Answer May Be in 2 Genes
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, friendly, genes, william beuren syndrome, humans, study, animals, humans, society )

- 1 hour ago -
The two genes, GTF2I and GTF2IRD1, are also associated with Williams-Beuren syndrome in humans, said Bridgett M. vonHoldt, an evolutionary biologist at Princeton University and an author of the study.
Neighbors Complained About the Noise, So She Set Up a Camera, Heres the Footage. VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: cat, piano, animals, bizarre, funny, interesting, unusual )

- 1 day ago -
She plays only when the mood strikes her, which is about a few times a day for short periods and also likes to play along whenever her owner, Betsy is giving a lesson to a student. ItâEUR(TM)s hard not to be impressed by her amazing talent.
Searching for Scat; Maya the Koala Sniffing Dog
Offbeat  (tags: koala sniffing dog, tracking koalas, animals, environment, dogs, interesting, pictures, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
The team usually works in nature reserves to count and track koalas or aid private land owners who engage in voluntary conservation. I had the chance to see MayaâEUR(TM)s skills put to the test in the field
Donald Trump: Could the US President Pardon Himself?
Offbeat  (tags: Power to Pardon, Trump, USA )

- 21 hours ago -
Amid relentless scrutiny over possible ties between his presidential campaign and Russia, an extraordinary suggestion has emerged - that Donald Trump could pardon himself or his family.

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