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Just Like) Romeo & Juliet, Will It Go Round...   video
Offbeat  (tags: animals, off-beat, humor, funny, bizarre, unusual, photos )

- 4 hours ago -
Your Time Out...Have FUN HATE the spinning computer circle...Thus this! Umm
Lucky Woman Finds 3.96-Carat Hallelujah Diamond in State Park
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- 8 hours ago -
Susie Clark visited Arkansas's Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro on Thursday and found a 3.69-carat diamond about the size of a pinto bean.
Sade - Sweetest Taboo
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- 10 hours ago -
5 Things You Can Do to Help End Animal Abuse
Offbeat  (tags: cats, awareness, animal abuse, Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month )

- 12 hours ago -
In honor of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month, here's how you can recognize crimes against cats and do something about it.
Celebrate National Hairball Awareness Day With Videos
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- 12 hours ago -
Did you know that National Hairball Awareness Day happens on the fourth Friday of April every year? Now you can give your hairballs the recognition they deserve for all the hard work they've done making our cats hack them up all over the carpet.
Japanese University Turns a Blind Eye to the Plight of Campus Cats
Offbeat  (tags: cats, colony, Japan )

- 12 hours ago -
After nearly 25 years working to help control the cat colony on his campus in regional Japan, Charles Januzzi is running into stiff opposition from university administration.
The 21 Most Un-Fur-Gettable Disney Movie Cats
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- 12 hours ago -
For 75 years, the movie studio usually associated with mice has nonetheless been at the forefront of introducing memorable cats into pop culture. Some are heroic, some villainous. Some are animated, some are live-action.
3 More Bill Cosby Accusers Come Forward, Alleging Drugging and Sexual Assaults
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- 14 hours ago -
The trio of women, including a former Reno bartender, joined the more than 40 women who said they were drugged or sexually assaulted by the comedian.
Dog That Looks Like Steve Buscemi Highlights The Problem With Famous Pets
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- 15 hours ago -
A Los Angeles rescue dog has skyrocketed to Internet fame due to what some claim is a resemblance to actor Steve Buscemi.
Ex School Headmaster Sentenced to 50 Years for Child Porn
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- 15 hours ago -
The former headmaster of an elite Delaware prep school founded by members of the du Pont family was sentenced Friday to 50 years in prison for dealing in child pornography.
Wily Coyote Captured Outside Cafe After Manhattan Police Chase
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- 15 hours ago -
Police captured a young, female coyote outside a cafe in a residential area of lower Manhattan on Saturday, the latest in a series of coyote sightings in New York City, where an increasing number of the predators are making their home.
Election 2015 -Reality Check: Is Giving Voters Sausage Rolls Illegal?
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2015, Corruption, Treating, Electors, Law, Police, Electoral Commission )

- 16 hours ago -
The humble sausage roll has potentially landed a UKIP candidate in hot water as he is to be questioned by police over allegations he has tried to influence voters by giving away the pastries at a party event. Kim Rose,
Election 2015 -Reality Check: Do Parties Keep Manifesto Pledges?
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- 16 hours ago -
After a week of manifesto launches, it feels like a good time to look at the track record of new governments implementing their pre-election pledges.
Election 2015 -Reality Check: Are There a Million Food Bank Users?
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2015, Food Banks, Politics, UK )

- 16 hours ago -
The rise in food bank use has been quoted throughout the election campaign. Jeremy Paxman's first question to David Cameron was about them.
Election 2015 -Reality Check: How Has Public Sector Pay Changed?
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2015, public sector pay, Lib-Dem's, Politics, UK )

- 17 hours ago -
Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has been talking about public sector pay. He has said that pay should rise at least by inflation for the two years from 2016 and then above inflation once the deficit has been dealt with.
Election 2015: Farage 'Used Tone to Get Noticed'
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2015, Nigel Farage, UKIP )

- 18 hours ago -
UKIP leader Nigel Farage has admitted the tone he has used on issues including immigration and HIV was designed to "get noticed".
Election 2015: UK Good Enough to Go It Alone - Farage
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- 18 hours ago -
UK businesses should not fear leaving the EU, UKIP leader Nigel Farage has said, as he accused politicians of a "lack of self confidence" in Britain.
Election 2015: Row Over Second Independence Referendum Warning
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- 18 hours ago -
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown has said the SNP have a "chilling" plan for a second referendum on independence.
Thousands Honor Soldiers on 100th Year of Gallipoli Battle
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- 20 hours ago -
World leaders gather with the descendants of the fighters in Gallipoli, the memories of one of the most harrowing campaigns of the 20th century have come surging back to life.
For 7th Year in a Row, Obama Breaks Promise to Acknowledge Armenian Genocide
Offbeat  (tags: obama, genocide, Armenians, 100th Anniversary, turks )

- 21 hours ago -
This week is the 100th anniversary of what many historians acknowledge as the Armenian genocide -- the Turkish massacre of an estimated 1.5 million Armenians
Have You Ever Noticed Animals Eat Funny?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bizarre, funny, interesting, off-beat, pets )

- 21 hours ago -
VIDEO Animals do a lot of things funny, but what's mostly on their mind, and which will incur a host of funny and bizarre beahaviors we humans find both hilarious and adorable. Here's for that smile that's already creeping on your face, enjoy!
Help a Veteran Continue Eduation
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- 1 day ago -
**please share**Trying to help my friend, so that he may be able to continue to study.This man is a former veteran, is hard working and insired me to attain higher education. It is hard right now, but please take a look and share! Thank you, anythinghelps
New Mass Extinction Event Identified By Geologists
Offbeat  (tags: mass extinction, geologists, Life on Earth, researchers )

- 1 day ago -
Over the past 450 million years, life on Earth has been devastated by five mass extinction events that are widely recognised by geologists.
Hubble Finds 'Best Evidence' for Ganymede Subsurface Ocean
Offbeat  (tags: Science, Space, Hubble, Ganymede subsurface ocean )

- 1 day ago -
There is further, compelling evidence that Ganymede - the largest moon in the Solar System - has an ocean of water beneath its icy crust.
Hubble Issues 25th Birthday Image
Offbeat  (tags: Tags NASA, Science, Space, USA )

- 1 day ago -
The Hubble Space Telescope has celebrated its silver anniversary with a picture featuring a spectacular vista of young stars blazing across a dense cloud of gas and dust.

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