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  • Plane loopy
    Plane loopy
    Any landing you walk away from is a good one, but this one is just plane loopy. ...
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    Kidnap tycoon is Euro MP
    A jailbird soccer boss facing kidnap charges has won a seat in the EU Parliament after launching his campaign from his prison cell. ...
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    Exam duds lame excuses
    Education bosses have compiled a list of lame excuses used by students who've botched their exams. ...
  • Saurkrauts are best in bed
    Sauerkrauts are best in bed
    Sour Krauts have plenty to smile about after a British study found pickled cabbage was almost as good as Viagra - and a fraction of the cost. ...

  • Leap of faith
    Leap of faith
    A frog that changes its colour is being worshipped as a god by religious fanatics who believe it is holy. ...
  • Loan sharks fingered
    Loan sharks fingered
    Loan sharks cut off a man's finger and fed it to his pet dog as a warning to pay off his 35,000 GBP debts, say police in Radauti, Romania. ...
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    Britney bans K-Fed
    Britney Spears has threatened to call off the Russian leg of her Circus world tour if promoters book her ex-husband Kevin Federline into the same hote ...
  • Desperate housewives
    Desperate housewives
    Housewives suffer more stress than company bosses or City wheeler dealers, a new study has revealed. ...

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    I saw Maddie, says pervert Hewlett
    Fugitive paedophile Robert Hewlett has confessed to seeing Madeleine McCann at the Algarve resort she disappeared from, it was reported on Friday. ...
  • Farmer drowns himself in liquid manure
    Farmer drowns himself in liquid manure
    A depressed farmer who had campaigned for better milk prices before his dairy went bust last month has killed himself by jumping into his farm's liqui ...
  • London Olympics baby row
    London Olympics baby row
    A London Olympics judo hopeful has told how she risked her unborn child to win a medal in the European championships. ...
  • Irish flood victims family gift
    Irish flood victims family gift
    The family of an Irish tourist swept to his death in Rome's flooded River Tiber has donated cash to victims of Italy's Abruzzo earthquake. ...

  • CCTV killer
    CCTV killer
    Bungling police have failed to solve the brutal murder of a prostitute - despite the crime being captured on CCTV. ...
  • Freaky Fridays
    Freaky Fridays
    Fridays are the unluckiest days of the week for drivers, a new international study of police accident figures reveals. ...
  • Nothing Compares 2 Loo
    Nothing Compares 2 Loo
    Green singer Sinead O'Connor has demanded that all the glasses, plates, napkins and loo rolls used backstage on her European tour must be made of recy ...
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    Prison cock-up
    Prison guards have been rapped for a cock-up that allowed an inmate to escape after injecting his manhood with paraffin. ...

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    Art lover's kiss off
    Art lover Sandy Rim has been ordered to pay 16,000 GBP compensation for "raping art" - after leaving a bright red lipstick kiss imprint on a painted w ...
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    Cage frights
    Hospital chiefs have been rapped for putting mental patients into animal cages for therapy. ...
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    Prison breakdown
    Judges have freed a Mafia boss from jail because being in a cell makes him depressed. ...
  • Romeo and Juliet wedding
    Romeo and Juliet wedding
    The balcony that inspired one of Shakespeare's most romantic scenes has seen its first marriage after opening up as a wedding venue. ...

  • Blown up
    Blown up
    Someone seems to have burst the bubble on Russia's once mighty military forces. ...
  • Bay-botch
    Red Cross chiefs have warned British holiday-makers in Bulgaria that most of the country's beach lifeguartds can barely swim. ...
  • Feline better
    Feline better
    Five fully-grown Royal Bengal tigers were captured in a children's playground after being swept into a village by hurricane Alia that has devastated p ...
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    Judges have ruled that Indian women should not be allowed to pluck their eyebrows. ...

  • Building tusk force
    Building tusk force
    Wildlife experts are building whole decoy villages in India to stop rampaging elephants tearing apart the real thing. ...
  • Manchester United star Dimitar Berbatov is expecting his first baby with his model fiancee Elena Shtilianov (pictured), it has emerged.
    Berba's little bouncer claim
    Manchester United star Dimitar Berbatov is expecting his first baby with his model fiancee Elena Shtilianov, it has emerged. ...
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    Hapless burglar Michael Hauer fell through a glass roof after stealing a fortune in coins in a huge bottle from a charity in Munich, Germany. ...
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    Chickens 34K GBP nest egg
    Forgetful farmer Ivan Rasperger found a 34,000 GBP nest-egg he'd lost - stashed under a chicken in his hen-house. ...

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Latest News


Mum And Daughter Struck By Lightning In Pool
A mother and her daughter were hospitalised after they were struck by lightning in a swimming pool.

Police Nab Porn Star Who Filmed In Local Church
A woman accused of making a porn movie in a local church has been caught after an informant tipped off police that he recognised her by her breasts after an appeal for information.

Young Hip Hop Dancer Gets 18 Years For Drug Smuggling
A blonde hip hop dancer and charity worker promised an international career after she was spotted by a talent scout has been jailed for 18 years in Indonesia after her work offer turned out to have been part of an elaborate drugs con.

Teen Dying Of Cancer Killed At Charity Event After Ride In Porsche Goes Wrong
The family of a sick boy who was offered a trip in a high-performance Porsche because he was dying of cancer is suing the charity after the Porsche he was travelling in crashed head-on into oncoming traffic.

Japanese Pervert Planned Natascha Kampusch Style Kidnap
A Japanese man inspired by Austrian pervert Wolfgang Priklopil kidnapped a 10-year-old girl and kept her in a purpose-built cellar where he planned to train her to become the perfect wife.

German Hiker Yodels For Help After Getting Trapped In Cattle Grid
A portly hiker dressed in traditional Lederhosen was rescued after he yodeled for help after getting stuck for three hours in a cattle grid.

Austrian Wine Grower Sets New Record For Maturing Grapes
An award-winning Austrian winegrower is believed to have set a new record after leaving harvested grapes for an incredible nine months before fermenting them to create an ultra-sweet white and red wine.

Austrian Castle Owner Shocked By Airplane Wheel In Duck Pond
An Austrian castle owner got a shock after discovering this massive aircraft wheel had landed in his duck pond.

Glock Receives Austrian Award At Birthday Party
Austrian gun maker Gaston Glock has celebrated his 85th birthday with a huge ceremony in which the charitable work of himself and his wife Kathrin was honoured with a top Austrian award, and confirmation that this year two streets and a business park are to be named after him.

Sausage Surprise As Giant Wurst Is Pinched
Austrian police are hunting crooks who broke open a market stall and stole a 1.5 metre sausage worth over 2,000 EUR in the picture postcard village of St Michael in the region of Lungau.


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