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People whose name perfectly matches their job revealed in hilarious pics

People whose name perfectly matches their job revealed in hilarious pics »

13 Dec, 2018
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Take the aptly named Les McBurney the firefighter, Amy Freeze the meteorologist and Andrew Drinkwater, of the Water Research Centre.

Off the boil

Girl, 7, snatched by paedo while Christmas shopping with mum still cannot speak five days after being dragged into bushes and abused

Girl, 7, snatched by paedo while Christmas shopping with mum still cannot speak five days after being dragged into bushes and abused »

13 Dec, 2018
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The girl is said to have been lead away from a branch of Kmart just north of Brisbane, Australia, and taken to remote

Yemen’s warring sides agree to ceasefire in vital port city of Hodeidah

Yemen’s warring sides agree to ceasefire in vital port city of Hodeidah »

13 Dec, 2018
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Yemen’s warring parties agreed to a ceasefire in the strategic Houthi-held port city of Hodeidah and to place it under the control of

US Army vet, 84, died after his infected genitals rotted off when nursing home staff failed to wash him

US Army vet, 84, died after his infected genitals rotted off when nursing home staff failed to wash him »

13 Dec, 2018
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York Spratling, 84, was at the Consulate Health Care in Jacksonville, Florida, when he contracted gangrene.

Staff failed to treat the US

Man arrested for allegedly trying to kidnap teen girl while jogging

Man arrested for allegedly trying to kidnap teen girl while jogging »

13 Dec, 2018
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Authorities are saying a teen girl out for a jog “did everything right” as she managed to escape an alleged kidnapper.

Florida felon gets 5 years for having 4 tons of explosives

Florida felon gets 5 years for having 4 tons of explosives »

13 Dec, 2018
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A Florida felon has been sentenced to five years in prison for possessing nearly four tons of explosive fuses.

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South African politician urges rally to ‘kill whites’ and their pets

South African politician urges rally to ‘kill whites’ and their pets »

13 Dec, 2018
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Black South African politician urges followers to ‘kill whites’, saying: ‘We will kill their children and their women’ Andile Mngxitama says for every

Judge recalled by voters after Brock Turner sex assault case seeking donations to pay off legal fees

Judge recalled by voters after Brock Turner sex assault case seeking donations to pay off legal fees »

13 Dec, 2018
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Former Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky is asking supporters to help him pay off $135,000 in attorney’s fees (Associated

Puppy emerges from INSIDE ripped couch during game of hide and seek

Puppy emerges from INSIDE ripped couch during game of hide and seek »

13 Dec, 2018
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Who’s a clever boy then? Owner finds puppy inside DESTROYED leather couch during game of hide and seek Video shows clever canine hiding

New Jersey Woman Accused Of Holding Her Housekeeper Hostage For 10 Years, Forcing The Woman To Marry Her

New Jersey Woman Accused Of Holding Her Housekeeper Hostage For 10 Years, Forcing The Woman To Marry Her »

13 Dec, 2018
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All for the sake of a clean house.

A New Jersey woman is facing charges of forced labor, harboring a Sri Lankan national,

A boy was killed on the spot by a stray bullet during celebratory fire

A boy was killed on the spot by a stray bullet during celebratory fire »

13 Dec, 2018
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Boy, 14, is killed on the spot after being hit by a stray bullet during celebratory fire at a wedding in India A

Yemen war: Rivals agree ceasefire in Hodeida

Yemen war: Rivals agree ceasefire in Hodeida »

13 Dec, 2018
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Troops will also be withdrawn from the Red Sea port city, said UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.

At the end of week-long peace talks

Cabaret singer stalked by infatuated soldier with suffered from PTSD

Cabaret singer stalked by infatuated soldier with suffered from PTSD »

13 Dec, 2018
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Cabaret singer, 50, nicknamed the ‘Veterans’ Sweetheart’ was stalked by an infatuated former soldier after she helped him join an Invictus Choir for

Japan preparing for monster earthquake and 30-METRE tsunami that could kill and hurt ONE MILLION in next 30 years

Japan preparing for monster earthquake and 30-METRE tsunami that could kill and hurt ONE MILLION in next 30 years »

13 Dec, 2018
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The tremor and the following wave has the potential to kill and injure up to a million people and is expected to hit

Grace Millane murder cops find shovel linked to Brit backpacker’s death amid fears Tinder ‘killer’ buried her in a shallow grave

Grace Millane murder cops find shovel linked to Brit backpacker’s death amid fears Tinder ‘killer’ buried her in a shallow grave »

13 Dec, 2018
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Detective Inspector Scott Beard told the New Zealand media today that the tool was recovered by detectives earlier this morning, as a result

‘Greased up’ trespasser was trapped in vacant restaurant’s vent, police say

‘Greased up’ trespasser was trapped in vacant restaurant’s vent, police say »

13 Dec, 2018
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San Lorenzo, California: The call to San Francisco Bay Area firefighters came Wednesday morning.

Someone reported hearing a faint moaning, a cry for

MAC on… the failed Tory coup

MAC on… the failed Tory coup »

13 Dec, 2018
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MAC on… the failed Tory coup

Mac’s 2018 book, 50 Years of Mac, is available now for £9.99 + £1.99 p&p. Order

Florida school massacre panel recommends arming teachers

Florida school massacre panel recommends arming teachers »

13 Dec, 2018
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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The panel investigating the Florida high school massacre recommended Wednesday that teachers who volunteer and undergo extensive background checks

Conspiracy theorist claims 'alien hangar' found hidden in mountain near Area 51 on Google Earth

Conspiracy theorist claims 'alien hangar' found hidden in mountain near Area 51 on Google Earth »

13 Dec, 2018
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Tyler Glockner claims to have spotted three bizarre openings inside the mountains while scouring a patch of Nevada desert on Google Earth.

Hospital discharge times can be shortened if people volunteer

Hospital discharge times can be shortened if people volunteer »

13 Dec, 2018
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Hospital discharge times can be shortened if people sign up as NHS volunteers to collect patients’ medication Chelsea and Westminster Hospital launched ‘bleep’

Thursday's London weather forecast — dry and sunny but temperatures will remain cold

Thursday's London weather forecast — dry and sunny but temperatures will remain cold »

13 Dec, 2018
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An easterly breeze will make the air feel even colder as temperatures reach a maximum of 6 °C.

Weather forecast for London at 6am on

Lowering drink-drive limit doesn’t reduce crashes, figures show

Lowering drink-drive limit doesn’t reduce crashes, figures show »

13 Dec, 2018
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Lowering the drink-drive limit doesn’t reduce the number of car crashes, figures show after law change in Scotland fails to make a difference

Manhunt continues for Strasbourg Christmas market shooter

Manhunt continues for Strasbourg Christmas market shooter »

13 Dec, 2018
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Manhunt continues for Christmas market shooter who killed two people as it is revealed Thai tourist victim was meant to visit Paris but

British PM Theresa May using Brexit as threat, leverage amid impending no-confidence vote by lawmakers

British PM Theresa May using Brexit as threat, leverage amid impending no-confidence vote by lawmakers »

13 Dec, 2018
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No-confidence vote could oust Theresa May

Conservative lawmakers expected to vote on the British prime minister’s future in light of the Brexit

‘Willy Wonka, that you?’ A tonne of chocolate flooded a German street

‘Willy Wonka, that you?’ A tonne of chocolate flooded a German street »

13 Dec, 2018
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Washington: It was an accident. It was a municipal headache. It was a Roald Dahl fan's dream.

Just before 8pm on Monday, German

Ancient Buddha returned to Pakistan by Australian family

Ancient Buddha returned to Pakistan by Australian family »

13 Dec, 2018
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Talking points “My wish is that he should be shared. He doesn’t belong in my small world.” Diplomat’s family brought ancient statue back

Pope cuts George Pell, Chilean cardinal from informal cabinet

Pope cuts George Pell, Chilean cardinal from informal cabinet »

13 Dec, 2018
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Vatican City: Pope Francis has removed two cardinals from his informal cabinet amid the Catholic Church's sex abuse and cover-up scandal, shedding embarrassing

Daughter Found Dead with Dad in Apparent Murder-Suicide After Mom Asks Police to Check on Them

Daughter Found Dead with Dad in Apparent Murder-Suicide After Mom Asks Police to Check on Them »

13 Dec, 2018
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A Florida mother is in mourning after her 3-year-old daughter was killed by her estranged husband in what police are investigating as a

Raab tipped to replace PM after shock pledge to quit before 2022 election

Raab tipped to replace PM after shock pledge to quit before 2022 election »

13 Dec, 2018
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Tory leadership hopefuls including former Brexit Secretary Dominc Raab and Sajid Javid had stepped up secret canvassing of MPs yesterday as they prepared

Dubai ruler’s 6ft-high ‘prison-style’ fence slammed by neighbours

Dubai ruler’s 6ft-high ‘prison-style’ fence slammed by neighbours »

13 Dec, 2018
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Neighbours accuse billionaire Dubai ruler of showing ‘cynical disregard’ for planning rules by ‘erecting a 6ft-high ‘prison-style’ fence around his £75m Surrey estate