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  • Auschwitz: The comic book
    Auschwitz: The comic book
    The first-ever Holocaust comic books are to go on sale telling the stories of victims of the Auschwitz concentration camp. ...
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    Star-struck judges
    Judges are paying out 20 times more to embarrassed celebrities than they are to people crippled in car crashes, a shocking legal damages study shows. ...
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    World beaters
    A new medical study of penises shows British men measure up to the biggest in the world when it comes to size. ...
  • Danger water on sale in UK
    Danger water on sale in UK
    Health watchdogs have warned that household name mineral waters on sale in British supermarkets are dangerous for young children because they contain ...

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    Make mine a shot
    Pub regulars shot and killed a drinker when he complained the beer was too warm. ...
  • Some-fin to celebrate
    Some-fin to celebrate
    Dolphin trainer Simone Arrigone had some-fin to celebrate after setting a new world record for the bizarre sport of foot pushing. ...
  • Heavy sleeper
    Heavy sleeper
    Boozer Sascha Hager has vowed to get his life back on track after he survived being run over by two trains. ...
  • A teenage girl is suing surgeons after they removed one of her nipples instead of a wart.
    A nip and tuck
    A teenage girl is suing surgeons after they removed one of her nipples instead of a wart. ...

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    MPs expenses inspire crooked mayor
    A politician inspired by greedy British MPs' expenses scandal has been swept to power after promising voters he would rip them off at every opportunit ...
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    Judges have ordered funeral directors to pay damages to a family after trying to stuff their brother's coffin into a narrow grave. ...
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    Jail sentence crushed
    A 21-stone bus driver who crushed his wife to death has been freed after judges warned him to lose weight. ...
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    Dog trainer
    Kind-hearted animal lover Erica Schlater was dragged under a train to her death by a rescue dog she was taking for a walk. ...

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    Flat Stevens
    Hundreds of Cat Stevens fans turned up for the funeral of his producer Monti Luftner in Munich, Germany, after he was run over by a scrap metal lorry. ...
  • Vlad to be back
    Vlad to be back
    Dracula's Castle is to put the heart of Queen Victoria's granddaughter on show in a macabre museum dedicated to Vlad the Implaer, the sadist who inspi ...
  • Prison compo for no telly
    Prison compo for no telly
    Prisoners in Polish jails are using EU human rights legislation to sue for compensation because they don't have TVs in their cells. ...
  • An angry wife drilled a hole in her huband's manhood when he staggered home after boozing away a week's wages.
    Driller thriller
    An angry wife drilled a hole in her husband's manhood when he staggered home after boozing away a week's wages. ...

  • AC/DC a-noise neighbours
    AC/DC a-noise neighbours
    Rock n roll aint noise pollution but a gig by Aussie heavy metal rockers AC/DC in Munich, Germany, provoked more than 100 complaints over noise by ang ...
  • Kidnappers get the bird
    Kidnappers get the bird
    Police are hunting kidnappers who snatched a famous swearing parrot from his perch after his neighbour had put the pet in the garden at Schwabing, Mun ...
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    It's a fur cop
    Dimwit burglars were arrested after they spent hours drilling into the wrong shop. ...
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    Fuel-ish trucker faces 5 years in jail
    A drunk fuel tanker trucker passed out at the wheel after cops flagged him down for dangerous driving. ...

  • Stay away-days
    Stay away-days
    Tourism bosses in Romania have scrapped a scheme to tempt holidaymakers to stay home after not a single punter took up an offer of a freebie. ...
  • Young Romanians head to UK
    Young Romanians head to UK
    Thousands of jobless young Romanians are heading to Britain after official government figures revealed that more than a fifth of the country's young p ...
  • Pizza poor robber
    Pizza poor robber
    A pizza-potty thief was arrested after robbing his local takeaway and then sitting down to munch on his favourite snack until the police turned up. ...
  • Hoopless role models
    Hoopless role models
    Police arrested eight thugs after a knife fight at a school basketball match - started by rioting parents. ...

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Latest News


Get Shorty As Confused Bald Ibis Gets Lost Again
A rare bald Ibis that seems to have a different sense of direction to her fellow birds has once again had to be rescued after getting stuck trying to find a different route to the southern Italian feeding ground.

Alpine Trains Venture Into Space As The Final Frontier
Austria’s national railway line the OeBB has raised eyebrows after offering themed toilets including one that is supposed to "look and smell like outer space".

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
There was a festival atmosphere as Bundespresident Heinz Fischer opened Vienna's new Hauptbahnhof Friday morning.

Apple Truck Causes Traffic Jam
When 24 tonnes of apples are catapulted across a road it can only mean a jam.

Farmer Cleared Over Wolf Shooting
Furious animal rights campaigners have accused an Austrian farmer of lying after he shot dead a wolf that he claimed he thought was a fox.

Rare Bald Ibis Makes Microlight Flight To Italy
The project to introduce an extinct bird back to Europe is hailing success after successfully negotiating a new route over the Alps and training 14 Northern Bald Ibises how to fly south to winter feeding grounds in southern Tuscany.

Pat On The Back From Manure Explosive
A traffic cop in Austria got more than he bargained for after a booby trap covered him head-to-toe in manure as he was trying to catch people speeding.

Viennese Jihad Girl May Have Been Killed
Austrian police say that one of the two attractive young teenage girls who fled the country to go to Syria to fight on the side of Islamic rebels may have been killed.


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