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  • Homeless battle over bus shelter
    Homeless battle over bus shelter
    Police were called to break up a mass brawl when more than a dozen homeless immigrants from Romania, Poland and the Czech Republic attacked each other ...
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    British piano man shipped back home
    A nomadic Scotsman who believes he is German has been flown home after over three years being cared for at the expense of German and Swiss taxpayers. ...
  • House built of books
    House built of books
    AN Italian artist has constructed the world's first 'Bookhouse.' ...
  • Eyelid strongmans a blinking marvel
    Eyelid strongmans a blinking marvel
    A blinking marvel kung-fu master has revealed how he can lift huge buckets of water - by buttoning them to his eyelids. ...

  • Satellite dish chair
    Satellite dish chair
    A chair that doubles up as a satellite receiver has gone on sale for people living in homes where they can't fix a dish to the walls. ...
  • Cold calves travel in car comfort
    Cold calves travel in car comfort
    Farmer Thomas Bloch is so worried about his calves catching a cold in a trailer while taking them to the local vet - that he drives them in his car wi ...
  • Dead elephants a mammoth problem
    Dead elephants a mammoth problem
    Indian authorities are to build the world's first elephant cemetery. ...
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    Yob set womans hair on fire
    A yob told to stop playing with a lighter on a train by a female passenger turned on her and set fire to her hair. Police are investigating after the ...

  • Cigs crook takes police for drag
    Cigs crook takes police for drag
    A crook roared off with a policeman clinging to his bonnet of his getaway car after he was stopped for speeding following a heist. ...
  • Sting stung tour bosses
    Sting stung tour bosses
    Picky Police star Sting demanded hand-made Turkish carpets for his dressing room at a show in Bucharest, Romania. ...
  • Pining for Christmas
    Pining for Christmas
    A Christmas-mad loner is in hospital after burning his house to the ground trying to get one last blast of seasonal cheer by lighting candles on his p ...
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    Credit crunch victim hammers bank
    A man who lost his job in the credit crunch took a sledgehammer to his bank and smashed up four cashpoint machines before being arrested by police in ...

  • Lovers Island is all heart for Valentines
    Lovers Island is all heart for Valentines
    A tiny heart-shaped island in the Adriatic has become a massive holiday hit for St Valentine's Day after being discovered by Google Earth. ...
  • Blooming cheek of Valentine crook
    Blooming cheek of Valentine crook
    A would-be Romeo is facing two years in jail after stealing a florist's entire stock of blooms for a St Valentine's Day gift for his girlfriend. ...
  • Hot car
    Hot car
    Bungling car thieves blew up the car they'd been trying to steal just seconds after hot-wiring it. ...
  • Irish mountaineer in death avalanche
    Irish mountaineer in death avalanche
    An Irish mountaineer was injured in an avalanche yesterday (monday) as it swept another climber to his death in the Italian Alps. ...

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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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