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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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    Teachers a knock out
    A high school professor has been suspended after knocking a pupil unconscious for laughing at him. ...
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    Noemi Letizia dumps boyfriend
    The 18-year-old model who sparked Silvio Berlusconi's divorce has dumped her boyfriend in a bust up over her relationship with the Italian PM. ...
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    Pompey star no mug
    Portsmouth soccer hero Sulley Muntari turned defender after fighting off two muggers and a would-be car thief in just one day. ...
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    Chest a miracle escape
    Surgeons saved a stricken 12-year-old boy from death with chest days to spare when they discovered a pin working its way into his lungs. ...

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    Six Feet Blunder
    Bone idle families are burying their late loved ones in the back garden rather then use a new cemetery four miles out of town. ...
  • Honeymoon flight of Air France victim
    Honeymoon flight of Air France victim
    A passenger on the ill-fated Air France airbus was a rainforests expert on her way to her honeymoon. ...
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    Legal eagle brought down to earth
    One of Italy's most successful lawyers has been jailed for five years - after confessing she isn't a solicitor at all. ...
  • A young woman tried to smuggle drugs into a prison by putting them in her daughter’s nappy.
    Druggy diapers
    A young woman tried to smuggle drugs into a prison by putting them in her daughter’s nappy. ...

  • Dam beavers
    Dam beavers
    Indian weathermen didn't spot Cyclone Alia coming because beavers had chewed through the wiring on sensitive forecasting equipment. ...
  • Stone-hearted mason takes back headstone
    Stone-hearted mason takes back headstone
    Stone-hearted mason Patric Petersson snatched back a headstone from a loved one's grave after his widow told him she couldn't pay the 700 GBP bill. ...
  • Whale meat again
    Whale meat again
    Motorway builders thought they must be seeing fins - when they found a massive 70ft whale under their road. ...
  • King Arthurs tomb found
    King Arthur's tomb found
    British historian John Matthews has told how a gravestone found in Croatia could mark the final resting place of the real life King Arthur. ...

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    Brit woman's beach death fall
    A British woman has been found dead on an Italian beach after plunging 100ft down a hillside. ...
  • Freddie Mercury revival
    Freddie Mercury revival
    Town Hall twit Milan Bandic has called for dead Queen frontman Freddie Mercury to make a comeback gig in Croatia. ...
  • Lewis Hamilton chemistry with TV beauty
    Lewis Hamilton chemistry with TV beauty
    Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger might need to get her claws out after TV glamour girl Tamara Ecclestone named her F1 champ boyfriend Lewis Hamilton a ...
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    Bombs stop play
    Builders have unearthed 18 World War II RAF bombs at a football stadium built on the site of an old tank factory in Stuttgart, Germany. ...

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MEP caught In Brit papers Fraud Probe Jailed
A corrupt MEP caught by a British newspaper offering to propose amendments to EU laws in exchange for 100,000 euros a year has been given a three-year-jail term.

Vienna Jihad Girls Want To Come Home
The two Austrian teenage girls who became ‘poster girls’ for the jihad in Syria are now desperate to come home after getting completely disillusioned with their new lifestyles.

Mega-Station Opens
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