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Woman Sues City Of Tulsa For Cutting Down Her Edible Garden
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, law, news, police, politics, rights, society, usa, women, americans, health )

- 2157 days ago -
A Tulsa woman is suing the city's code enforcement officers after she said they cut down her garden with no cause. Morrison said she used many of the plants that were destroyed to treat her diabetes, high-blood pressure and arthritis.
Texas Police Hit Organic Farm With Massive SWAT Raid
Offbeat  (tags: police, ethics, government )

- 2159 days ago -
A small organic farm in Arlington, Texas, was the target of a massive police action last week that included aerial surveillance, a SWAT raid and a 10-hour search.
Barbican's Rain Room: It's Raining, But You Won't Get Wet - Video!!
Offbeat  (tags: 'weird science', unusual, awesome, Rain Room, technical wonder, Barbican, video )

- 2207 days ago -
Architecture and design critic Oliver Wainwright steps into the Rain Room, a technical wonder by contemporary art studio rAndom International. The free installation, which runs at the Curve at the Barbican in London from 4 October until 3 March 2013......
Nuclear Waste May Be Leaking Into Soil From Hanford Site
Health & Wellness  (tags: ecosystems, endangered, environment, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution, protection, water, world, ethics, illness, investigation, risks, safety, study, warning, water supply, water, soil. leak, nuclear, toxic, poison, waste )

- 2214 days ago -
"if this dangerous waste escapes the tank into the soil, it raises concerns about it traveling to the groundwater and someday potentially reaching the river." Be concerned, it will soon be affecting our water supply.
Budapest Braces for Swollen Danube
Environment  (tags: Budapest, Danube, river, flood, Germany, evacuate, dam, interesting, news, world, environment, humans, odd, off-beat, climate, climate-change, climatechange, destruction, endangered, globalwarming, globalwarming, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, ocean )

- 2227 days ago -
Thousands of people have been evacuated from their homes in a region of eastern Germany where the Elbe river has flooded and burst through a dam, while swollen Danube was approaching Budapest
Convicted NY Killer's Golf Art Masks Caged Reality
Offbeat  (tags: americans, arts, corruption, crime, ethics, humans, interesting, law, murder, news, police, rights, society, usa, death, killer, life, prison, art, odd, off-beat )

- 2227 days ago -
Hope hinges on Dixon's efforts to overturn his conviction for a murder that another man confessed to: the Aug. 10, 1991, shooting death of 17-year-old Torriano Jackson on a crowded street corner on Buffalo's east side.
Counties Weigh Exit Plan to Form State of 'North Colorado'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Colorado, secede, State, americans, ethics, constitution, elections, freedoms, government, news, politics, u.s., usa, democrats, republicans, americans, culture, interesting, odd, off-beat, unusual )

- 2227 days ago -
It's an uphill climb that looks Rocky Mountain high, but a collection of independent-thinking counties may mount an effort to secede from the rest of Colorado and form their own new state.
Sloth Rescue: Woman Takes In 190 Cuddly Sloths (PHOTOS)
Animals  (tags: animals )

- 2227 days ago -
This is more than a handful
Phila. Philharmonic Plays Music on Delayed Flight
Offbeat  (tags: philharmonic, music, orchestra, tarmac, plane, airplane, delay, flight, instrument, play, americans, business, consumers, ethics, humans, interesting, usa, world, news, odd, off-beat, performance, unusual )

- 2228 days ago -
When stuck on the tarmac for three hours, musicians pass the time by playing their instruments.
The 5-Cent Mineral That Makes Kids Smarter
Health & Wellness  (tags: mineral, kid, kids, smart, iodine, womb, baby, babies, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, children, diet, disease, family, health, humans, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, safety, scie )

- 2228 days ago -
Two new studies highlight the potential hazards of getting too little iodine in the womb, which scientists have described as "an overlooked cause of impaired neurodevelopment" in babies.
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