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Sewer Sensors to Sniff Out Bomb Ingredients
Offbeat  (tags: Sewer sensors, bomb ingredients, terrorism )

Ray
- 3 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Hidden beneath the streets of Stockholm, the city's sewage plant is working at full throttle. As we head into one of the tunnels, the stench is overpowering: through here, the waste of 700,000 people flows.
'Muslim Free Zone': Arkansas Gun Range Bans Islamic Customers
Offbeat  (tags: Arms, Conflict, Politics, Religion, USA )

Ray
- 7 hours ago - rt.com
A gun range in Arkansas is stirring up controversy across the United States after it banned Muslims from using the establishment following alleged complaints over "Allah Akbar" ringtones belonging to Islamic customers with poor English skills.
Less Media, More Sedatives: Oklahoma Reviews Capital Punishment Protocols After Botched Execution
Offbeat  (tags: Court, Crime, Drugs, Health, Human rights, Law, Scandal, USA )

Ray
- 7 hours ago - rt.com
Oklahoma announced that more sedatives and less media, among other measures, are part of the state's new protocol for capital punishment after a botched execution in April left an inmate writhing in pain before dying 43 minutes after a lethal injection
Does Job Success Depend on Data Rather Than Your CV?
Offbeat  (tags: Empolyment, Data, CV, Business )

Ray
- 7 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Nearly half of new recruits turn out to be duds within 18 months, according to one study, while two-thirds of hiring managers admit they've often chosen the wrong people.
Are Women Their Own Worst Enemy When It Comes to the Top Jobs?
Offbeat  (tags: Employment, Women, UK )

Ray
- 8 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Research compiled by BBC News shows women are under-represented in many of Britain's top jobs - from the boardroom and the courtroom, to politics and policing. But do they only have themselves to blame?
Is Britain Really Becoming More Racist?
Offbeat  (tags: Race, Britain, EU, culture, society, politics )

Ray
- 8 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Journalists like their stories to fit into an accepted current narrative. With domestic politics dominated by concerns over Europe and immigration, and the rise of the far-right elsewhere in the EU, it is understandable that editors are alert to evidence
Italy Reported to EC for Death of 'Mamma' Bear
Offbeat  (tags: Italy, tranquilised, mama bear, cruelty, EC )

Scooby
- 13 hours ago - ansa.it
Italian environmentalists and animal welfare organizations on Wednesday reported Italy to the European Commission for failing to protect a rare brown bear killed last month by a tranquilizer.
Rhino Auctions to Be Held in S. Africa as Poachers Plague Park
Offbeat  (tags: Rhinos, South Africa, china, Vietnam, rhino horn, poachers, auction )

Scooby
- 14 hours ago - mobile.bloomberg.com
South African National Parks plans to auction rhinos this year as part of a plan to create protected populations of the endangered animals away from the Kruger National Park, an area the size of Israel where they are being poached.
Fur Trade Lobby Group Pushed Ministers to Reverse RCMP Muskrat Hat Decision
Offbeat  (tags: Fur, Mounties, hats, muskrat, tuque, traps, anti fur )

Scooby
- 14 hours ago - ctvnews.ca
The RCMP wrote to an animal-rights group in early August to say it had tested a tuque that works well in normal winter conditions, and that it would supply the new hat to cadets.
Photo Highlights of the Day-Wednesday 1 October 2014 14.27
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, world, photos, funny, pictures )

Zora
- 17 hours ago - theguardian.com
The Guardian's picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including the Hajj pilgrimage, the fight against Ebola, the protests in Hong Kong on China's National Day, and the Dussehra festival in India
The Dangerous Ways To School - Photos to Show Your Kids When They Don't Want to Get the Bus to School!
Offbeat  (tags: challenging, interesting, pictures, children, education, school )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - funzug.com
WHAT A TOUGH WAY TO GET TO SCHOOL!! Thes photos show how some kids face a very tough way in getting to school. These children deserve special admiration for their devotion to education. Our kids & grandkids don't realise how easy they have things!!
Branded Like Cattle: Report Shows Hordes of Victims, Incl. Kids, Trafficked Into UK
Offbeat  (tags: Globalization, Hate crimes, Law, Scandal, Sex, UK )

Ray
- 1 day ago - rt.com
Nearly 3,000 people have been trafficked for slavery and exploitation in the UK, according to a new report produced from the National Crime Agency (NCA), with the internet being one of the biggest drivers in proliferating abuse.
NY Postman Joseph Brucato 'Hoarded' a Tonne of Mail
Offbeat  (tags: US Mail, Crime, Police, Postal investigators, NY, USA )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
A New York postman hoarded as many as 40,000 pieces of undelivered mail in his home, car and work locker over nine years, prosecutors have said. Joseph Brucato, 67, was arrested on Wednesday after a supervisor saw undelivered post in his personal car,
   

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