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  • Jesus saves
    Jesus saves
    A bank manager who lost his job in the credit crunch has turned to God and is training as a monk. ...
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    Robbers put foot in it
    Police caught hapless robbers Rolf Holtzer and Stefan Wagner counting their loot just 15 minutes after holding up a bank - only 500 yards from their f ...
  • Church moved for muslims
    Church moved for muslims
    Church leaders are spending 100,000 GBP moving a chapel half a mile - so it doesn't offend Muslims. ...
  • Student auctions virginity to pay fees
    Student auctions virginity to pay fees
    An 18-year-old student is selling her virginity on the internet to pay her college fees. ...

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    Godfather daughters crime scam
    The daughter of the Mafia's biggest don is under investigation over an alleged divorce scam in London. ...
  • Traffic cops fine skater
    Traffic cops fine skater
    Traffic cops fined a roller-blader for skating in the road without a driving licence. ...
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    Nun traps crook
    A quick-thinking nun trapped a sneak thief in her convent after she caught him looting valuables. ...
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    Special One Jose now Dr of Football
    Former Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho has been made an honorary doctor of football today (monday) with a special degree from his old university. ...

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    Watch it. Fortune telling timepiece
    Watch-makers have worked with Indian fortune tellers to design a watch with a bedpan-shaped section that predicts when the s**t is about to his the fa ...
  • Wuff justice
    Wuff justice
    A burglary victim is appealing for the return of his guard dog, stolen during a break-in at his home in Neamt, eastern Romania. ...
  • Brain surgeons heart attack
    Brain surgeons heart attack
    A hero surgeon finished a brain operation on a patient while he was hit by a heart attack. ...
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    Gran was pimp
    A 73-year-old grandmother has been arrested as the mastermind of a massive prostitution ring running thousands of hookers across Europe. ...


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    Chocoholic junkie
    A reformed junkie has told police he went on a shoplifting spree after shunning drugs turned him into a chocoholic. ...
  • Mickey Mouse police radios
    Mickey Mouse police radios
    Mickey Mouse walkie-talkies given away free with a kids magazine in Germany have been recalled - after youngsters started to pick up police radio broa ...
  • Incest laws scrapped
    Incest laws scrapped
    Legal authorities in Romania are to decriminalise incest between consenting adults. ...
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    Family sues hospital over wrong body
    A furious family is suing a hospital after they were given the wrong body for a funeral. ...

  • Choc-maker has summit to shout about
    Choc-maker has summit to shout about
    Sweet makers reached new peaks with a world record sculpture of a mountain range - made entirely of chocolate. ...
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    Job seeker's 6,763 rejections
    A desperate job seeker has spent more than a year being turned down for 6,763 jobs, show new employment figures. ...
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    This family's fired
    A jealous grandson torched the family home after discovering his grandfather had left it all to his sister. ...
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    Pope shoots -Jesus Saves
    The Pope is fielding a team of Vatican priests to take on police officers and traffic wardens for a charity football match in Quarto, southern Italy o ...

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    50k GBP diamond in Pink Panther raid
    A massive six carat diamond worth 50,000 GBP was stolen in a Pink Panther style heist right under the security guards' noses. ...
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    Dads sell kids' kidneys for 12k GBP
    Two fathers who offered to sell their own children's organs for 12,000 GBP have been arrested in a police investigation into the illegal sale of body ...
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    Happy hour at all you can eat brothel
    A cash-strapped brothel has introduced all-you-can-eat-style offers to tempt punters hit by the credit crunch. ...
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    Computer boffins helping hand
    Computer expert Jerry Javala has been given a helping hand by plastic surgeons who installed a USB stick in a false finger after a motorbike crash. ...

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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.

Perversion of a Medical Dream
The Decline and Fall of the Otto Wagner Hospital, Vienna.

Fat Can Be Used To Burn Off Weight After New Patent Unveiled
It is being hailed as a sensation after scientists at an Austrian university patented a method that transforms fat storing cells into mini factories capable of actually destroying fat by burning it off.

Three Family Members Dead In Well Tragedy
A mother has lost her husband, her pregnant daughter and her son-in-law after a tragic accident where one of them fell into a well and the other two died while trying to carry out a failed rescue.

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.

 


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