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    Jobless migrants one-way ticket
    Employment bosses have earmarked 3 million GBP to send home jobless immigrant workers from the Czech Republic. ...
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    Not so Smart car
    Driver Franz Goeckner torched his brand new Smart car on the way home from the garage after filling up with petrol - through an air nozzle. ...
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    Flying Squad - police flying car
    The world's first flying car has been commissioned by police as an inner-city emergency vehicle that can hunt crooks by road and air. ...
  • Dad at 79
    Dad at 79
    A 79-year-old pensioner has told how his training as a circus strongman helped him father a baby boy - with his 27-year-old wife. ...

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    Trendy teens turn hooker
    Teenagers are turning to prostitution so they can keep up with the demand for designer gear, says a new report by child welfare officers. ...
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    Keep your hands off my wife
    A deranged doctor amputated the right hands of his wife and a cousin after becoming convinced they were having an affair. ...
  • Top Gear car beats credit crunch
    Top Gear car beats credit crunch
    Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson's favourite maker has told how his 1.5 million GBP supercar has escaped the credit crunch. ...
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    Tyred out
    A dozy thief was woken by his victim when he fell asleep after breaking into a garage in Siliguri, eastern India. ...

  • Sale Hitler
    Sale Hitler
    Two watercolours attributed to Adolf Hitler have been sold at auction to a private collector for 32,000 GBP in Germany. ...
  • Burkini pool ban
    Burkini pool ban
    Swimming pool bosses have banned cover-up burkini's for Muslim women on hygiene grounds. ...
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    Beer mat giants flat broke
    The world's biggest maker of beer mats has gone broke after the credit crunch sent the pub market flat. ...
  • ShameFacedbook
    A furious fiancee dumped her boyfriend after catching him fondling another girl's boobs on Facebook just days before their wedding. ...

  • Crimpers root out psychological problems
    Crimpers root out psychological problems
    Hairdressers are being trained in psychology to help customers get to the root of their emotional problems. ...
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    Two-Facedbook bosses
    Bosses sacked an insurance clerk for logging onto her Facebook profile from home after taking the day off sick. ...
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    Saint Bigfoot mystery
    Police and hunters have begun a search for a mystery nun who's been dubbed Saint Bigfoot living in mountain caves in Montenegro. ...
  • 4L vodka binger
    4L vodka binger
    Doctors have been amazed by a boozer who downed four litres of vodka in one binge and survived. ...

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    Greek tragedy
    A 15-year-old schoolboy died when he hurled himself from a second floor window after failing a Greek test in Ferentino, Italy. ...
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    Hard-hearted traffic warden
    Good Samaritan Steve Schiltenwolf got a parking ticket after he pulled over to help a heart attack victim. ...
  • Swastika priest
    Swastika priest
    A priest has shocked parishioners by welcoming them to church wearing a swastika armband. ...
  • Bride and gloom bubbly ban
    Bride and gloom bubbly ban
    Town Hall killjoys have banned bottles of bubbly used to toast happy couples at registry offices. ...

  • Eva Rhodes killer facing trial in UK
    Eva Rhodes killer facing trial in UK
    The alleged killer of former John Lennon model Eva Rhodes could face trial in the United Kingdom. ...
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    Smutty artist cleans up
    Smutty artist Alessandro Ricci is cleaning up with art lovers thanks to paintings made entirely of pollution. ...
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    Nazi little booby trap
    A booby-trapped Nazi flag placed on a building in Pazadzhik, Bulgaria was sealed off while police disarmed a bomb triggered to blow up if it was taken ...
  • Numbers up for prison priest
    Numbers up for prison priest
    A priest has been jailed after trying to smuggle a phone into a prison baked in a cake. ...

  • Pirate School
    Pirate School
    Sailors are going to Pirate School for lessons on how to tackle buccaneers for the first time in 300 years. ...
  • Mum gets the point
    Mum gets the point
    Drunk Laura Dunst, 20, bit her mum's finger off after having it wagged in her face after a night on the town. ...
  • Die-hard actor fan stabs dad
    Die-hard actor fan stabs dad
    A die-hard Bollywood fan killed his own father for not voting for his favourite actor-turned-politician in Indian elections. ...
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    Heartfelt thanks from transplant man
    Transplant patient Gennady Lyask is touring Russia building a new church for every extra year of life given to him by his new heart. ...

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Brit Soldier Rescued After Climbing Mountain In T Shirt
A British soldier who tackled the frozen Austrian Alps wearing just shorts and a T-shirt has been rapped by officials after he had to be rescued from the snowy peak.

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.


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