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Babies died as senior hospital doctors refused to work evening and weekend shifts, inquest hears  23 Jan 9:43pm Updated Babies died as senior hospital doctors refused to work evening and weekend shifts, inquest hears 
The East Kent NHS trust, which runs five hospitals, apologised to families for not providing ' the right standard of care for every woman and baby in our hospitals'.
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Man who slashed cop six times in the head with a machete is CLEARED of attempted murder 23 Jan 9:11pm Updated Man who slashed cop six times in the head with a machete is CLEARED of attempted murder
Muhammad Rodwan, 56, launched a ferocious assault on PC Stuart Outten, 29, hacking at him with a rusty blade last August after the officer stopped his passing van in east London
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Mother, 43, caught with 22,600 cigarettes and 200lb of tobacco in her luggage 23 Jan 9:09pm Mother, 43, caught with 22,600 cigarettes and 200lb of tobacco in her luggage
Leila Messaoudi, 43, from Blackpool, Lancashire, who was caught with 200lbs of tobacco, and 22,600 mixed brand cigarettes at Manchester Airport told officials the substances were for her.
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PICTURED: Three heroic American firefighters who died fighting fires 23 Jan 9:09pm Updated PICTURED: Three heroic American firefighters who died fighting fires
Captain Ian McBeth, First Officer Paul Hudson and Flight Engineer Rick DeMorgan Jnr were all on board the C-130 Hercules, Zeus when they lost control.
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New NHS rapid response units are to be deployed to treat the elderly 23 Jan 9:00pm Updated New NHS rapid response units are to be deployed to treat the elderly
Elderly people in the UK will be treated at home by NHS rapid response units under plans to reduce hospital admissions.
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Former Met Commissioner Lord Stevens reveals Scotland Yard is short of 800 detectives 23 Jan 9:00pm Former Met Commissioner Lord Stevens reveals Scotland Yard is short of 800 detectives
Former Met Police Commissioner Lord Stevens warned that Scotland Yard was currently short about 800 detectives which was having an impact on the fight against crime.
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Americans are split on partisan lines on whether Donald Trump should be removed 23 Jan 8:59pm Updated Americans are split on partisan lines on whether Donald Trump should be removed
Americans are split along partisan lines on whether President Trump's impeachment trial should lead to him getting booted from office.
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Silicon Valley mom posts job ad for very overqualified nanny who can ski and cook 23 Jan 8:58pm Silicon Valley mom posts job ad for very overqualified nanny who can ski and cook
It's hard to believe that anyone would meet the qualifications put forth by a Silicon Valley CEO and mother-of-two who is seeking a 'household manager nanny/cook'.
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Young people are turning their backs on UberEats and are going to restaurants to eat out 23 Jan 8:58pm Updated Young people are turning their backs on UberEats and are going to restaurants to eat out
The Future Grazing Report by SilverChef found 33 per cent of Australians were more likely to dine out during the last year, compared to 20 per cent using delivery services.
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Australian chef Tony Bilson dies aged 76 after a long illness  23 Jan 8:56pm Updated Australian chef Tony Bilson dies aged 76 after a long illness 
Tony Bilson, the godfather of modern australian cuisine has died after a lengthy illness, 
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Three U.S. firefighters killed in water bomber crash to be mourned in a state memorial 23 Jan 8:47pm Three U.S. firefighters killed in water bomber crash to be mourned in a state memorial
The 32 US and Canadian firefighters who have been helping battle blazes across NSW have been farewelled.
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Boris Johnson gets Dilyn the dog to accept his award for Parliamentarian of the Year  23 Jan 8:46pm Updated Boris Johnson gets Dilyn the dog to accept his award for Parliamentarian of the Year 
Dilyn was filmed inside No 10 barking at the camera, with subtitles saying: 'It is a great honour to accept this award on behalf of one of my staff. We LOVE the Spectator in this household'.
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Home ownership among young people rises for the first time in ten years 23 Jan 8:43pm Updated Home ownership among young people rises for the first time in ten years
Data from the English Housing Survey has found that the proportion of 25 to 34-year-olds who own their home jumped by 9.6 per cent last year, while rental rates dropped to the same level (pictured left).
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Parents of little girl with life-threatening illness raising $3.5million for life-saving treatment 23 Jan 8:41pm Updated Parents of little girl with life-threatening illness raising $3.5million for life-saving treatment
Kellee and Jamie Clarkson thought life was 'perfect' after taking Wynter back to their home near Toowoomba after she was born in 2018 - but their world was about to be shattered.
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Virgin Australia bans flat-faced dogs and cats from flights after two pets died on Qantas  23 Jan 8:36pm Virgin Australia bans flat-faced dogs and cats from flights after two pets died on Qantas 
Virgin Australia has banned flat-faced pets such as bulldogs and Persian cats from flying over health concerns after two dogs died in Qantas transit last month.
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New 45-foot Porsche-designed luxury RV fits a king-size bed, full bathroom and costs $2million 23 Jan 8:33pm Updated New 45-foot Porsche-designed luxury RV fits a king-size bed, full bathroom and costs $2million
A Porsche-designed motor home that has sold in Oklahoma offers much more than ordinary RV living - with the lucky new owner getting luxury packed into every inch.
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Man who accused Don Lemon of assault says allegations would be taken seriously if he was a woman 23 Jan 8:33pm Updated Man who accused Don Lemon of assault says allegations would be taken seriously if he was a woman
Dustin Hice (left), 39, filed suit against Don Lemon (right), 53, last August alleging that the CNN star assaulted him at a Hamptons bar. Lemon denies the allegations.
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What Australians need to know about the deadly coronavirus outbreak 23 Jan 8:29pm Updated What Australians need to know about the deadly coronavirus outbreak
The deadly Wuhan coronavirus has spread to eight countries in less than a month. Here's what you need to know and what you can do to protect yourself
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Tesco aims to ditch 67 MILLION pieces of plastic by removing wrapping from multi-packs 23 Jan 8:18pm Updated Tesco aims to ditch 67 MILLION pieces of plastic by removing wrapping from multi-packs
The landmark move, which applies to cans of baked beans, tuna, soup and other products, will eliminate 350 tons of plastic from the environment.
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Beachgoer arrested after harassing women on Bondi Beach jumps in water for two hours 23 Jan 8:11pm Beachgoer arrested after harassing women on Bondi Beach jumps in water for two hours
A man who allegedly harassed women at Sydney's Bondi Beach has been arrested in the ocean after a two-hour stand-off with police.
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NAB gives employees extra annual leave day to visit bushfire affected communities 23 Jan 8:05pm NAB gives employees extra annual leave day to visit bushfire affected communities
The 30,000 permanent employees are encouraged to take a long weekend or day-trip anywhere impacted by the blazes which have ripped through the country.
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Senior Home Office civil servant claimed a taxi home on his expenses because it was RAINING  23 Jan 8:04pm Senior Home Office civil servant claimed a taxi home on his expenses because it was RAINING 
Glyn Williams (pictured), whose job as a Home Office mandarin pays £99,000 a year, was reimbursed £9 for the trip on September 26 last year.
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Air pollution is linked to more than 1,000 deaths in the Liverpool region every year 23 Jan 7:18pm Air pollution is linked to more than 1,000 deaths in the Liverpool region every year
The British Lung Foundation found primary school children born in Liverpool from 2011 could have a reduced life expectancy of up to five months on average as a result of air pollution.
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Officials warn they have no idea of total cost of HS2 23 Jan 7:13pm Updated Officials warn they have no idea of total cost of HS2
The high-speed rail project is running wildly over budget and will not deliver good value for money, according to a probe by the National Audit Office.
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Western Sydney strata management threatens parents with $1,100 fine if children are too NOISY 23 Jan 7:13pm Updated Western Sydney strata management threatens parents with $1,100 fine if children are too NOISY
The company contacted residents in an apartment building in Parramatta, in Sydney's west, on Tuesday.
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Disgraceful trolls abuse Scott Morrison after the death of his father 23 Jan 7:13pm Updated Disgraceful trolls abuse Scott Morrison after the death of his father
Trolls with no sense of decency immediately mocked the grieving Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, some even going so far as to write 'both scumbags, good riddance'.
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Average family throws away £700 worth of food every year 23 Jan 7:10pm Updated Average family throws away £700 worth of food every year
Britons are wasting more than four million tons of good food a year - worth £700 for the average family with children.
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Balaclava-clad teenagers storm into Perth Gucci store before posting videos of haul on Snapchat  23 Jan 7:06pm Balaclava-clad teenagers storm into Perth Gucci store before posting videos of haul on Snapchat 
The five balaclava and hoodie-clad teenagers stole multiple handbags as well as clothes after breaking into the store on Perth's King Street at 2.20am on Tuesday morning.
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Boss of delayed and over-budget HS2 project rakes in colossal salary of £625,000 23 Jan 7:04pm Boss of delayed and over-budget HS2 project rakes in colossal salary of £625,000
Mark Thurston, chief executive of the controversial HS2 project earned £625,000 last year according to new figures. He was one of more than 500 public servants earning more than £150k.
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Cancer faker Belle Gibson lied about being a member of Ethiopian community in Victoria 23 Jan 7:04pm Updated Cancer faker Belle Gibson lied about being a member of Ethiopian community in Victoria
The president of a major group for the Oromo diaspora in Victoria told Daily Mail Australia Gibson was not a registered volunteer. He said she has 'turned up' at two or three events unannounced.
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Heart-stopping moment a young boy opens a pool gate by himself and lets his baby sister inside 23 Jan 7:01pm Updated Heart-stopping moment a young boy opens a pool gate by himself and lets his baby sister inside
Krystal Hill, from Perth, filmed Isaiah climb onto the roof of a red and yellow toy car parked by the pool gate in the family's backyard.
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Sydneysiders wake to find the city caked in dust and dirt after storm 23 Jan 6:49pm Updated Sydneysiders wake to find the city caked in dust and dirt after storm
Sydneysiders have woken to a city caked in dirt and grime, just 24 hours after a similar red dust storm settled over Melbourne and outback NSW.
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Harvey Weinstein sent Sopranos actress a box of chocolate penises 23 Jan 6:41pm Updated Harvey Weinstein sent Sopranos actress a box of chocolate penises
Annabella Sciorra messaged her friend in August 2017 saying: 'I am hoping Harvey has a job for me'. Sciorra, 59, described how Weinstein, 67, 'overpowered' her in the early 1990s.
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Terrifying moment Oakland woman is robbed at gunpoint in an attack her Ring doorbell caught on video 23 Jan 6:41pm Updated Terrifying moment Oakland woman is robbed at gunpoint in an attack her Ring doorbell caught on video
This is the terrifying moment a woman is mugged at gunpoint on her doorstep as she returns home in Oakland, California around 12.30am on Tuesday.
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Block star Suzi Taylor arrested AGAIN after allegedly assaulting woman - as she remains on bail 23 Jan 6:39pm Block star Suzi Taylor arrested AGAIN after allegedly assaulting woman - as she remains on bail
The off-the-rails star, 49, was arrested at 12:30pm on Thursday at the hotel in Caxton Street, Brisbane. The incident is the latest in a string of run-ins with the law.
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TONY RENNELL details how Dr Doolittle author invented the tales in the trenches 23 Jan 6:34pm TONY RENNELL details how Dr Doolittle author invented the tales in the trenches
TONY RENNELL: The war over, the reassuring fantasy world British soldier Hugh Lofting created while keeping his head down in the trenches became a book.
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Sunshine Coast fence post saves kangaroos from extinction after bushfire crisis  23 Jan 6:31pm Updated Sunshine Coast fence post saves kangaroos from extinction after bushfire crisis 
Marketing Consultant Christine Pitcher praised the introduction of acoustic roadside posts by the Sunshine Coast Council in Queensland on Tuesday.
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Two Amazon employees and boy, 9, among wounded in Seattle shooting that left one dead and 7 injured 23 Jan 6:29pm Two Amazon employees and boy, 9, among wounded in Seattle shooting that left one dead and 7 injured
The Seattle Police Department on Thursday released photographs showing William Ray Tolliver (bottom right) and Marquise Tolbert (top right), two suspects in Wednesday's shooting.
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Wetherspoon pub limits parents with children to TWO alcoholic drinks each 23 Jan 6:27pm Updated Wetherspoon pub limits parents with children to TWO alcoholic drinks each
The Robert Pocock pub in Gravesend, Kent (pictured), has warned parents they can only have two drinks if they bring their children along to the pub.
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Tennessee death row inmate chooses electric chair for his February execution 23 Jan 6:19pm Updated Tennessee death row inmate chooses electric chair for his February execution
Nicholas Todd Sutton, 58, hopes to utilize a law that would allow condemned inmates sentenced to death before 1999 the chance to choose between lethal injection or the electric chair.
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Hero American waterbomber crew were flying eight missions a day 23 Jan 6:17pm Updated Hero American waterbomber crew were flying eight missions a day
Hair-raising flying requiring precision manouvering just a few dozen metres off the ground in gusty winds with thick smoke filling the air was routine, until they never came back from their last mission.
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Shocking footage shows hospital in China flooded with hundreds of patients amid coronavirus outbreak 23 Jan 6:16pm Updated Shocking footage shows hospital in China flooded with hundreds of patients amid coronavirus outbreak
The coronavirus epidemic, which has killed 18 people and sickened more than 600, has led the authorities to quarantine at least 24 million people living in nine cities in China's Hubei Province.
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Six volunteer firefighters seriously injured after water tanker rolled in NSW 23 Jan 6:15pm Updated Six volunteer firefighters seriously injured after water tanker rolled in NSW
Six volunteer firefighters have been seriously injured after a water tanker rolled in southern New South Wales.
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Newlywed marine fell into a pothole while carrying his wife across the parking lot - sues lot owner 23 Jan 5:57pm Updated Newlywed marine fell into a pothole while carrying his wife across the parking lot - sues lot owner
John Pinkham, 23, was carrying his newlywed in his arms in Carlsbad's Village Faire after a night of dancing, when he tripped on the pothole. She later died of head injuries from the fall.
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Giant hail expected to strike Sydney 23 Jan 5:56pm Updated Giant hail expected to strike Sydney
A giant hail storm is expected to strike Sydney. The Bureau of Meteorology has warned a 'very dangerous' severe thunderstorm is on its way and will hit by 10am Friday morning.
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FBI found circumstantial evidence that Saudi Arabia was linked to 9/11 23 Jan 5:46pm Updated FBI found circumstantial evidence that Saudi Arabia was linked to 9/11
The details regarding the FBI investigation - dubbed Operation Encore - has mostly been shrouded in secrecy since the terror attacks occurred in 2001.
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Father who killed his wife and three kids in their Disney town home stabbed them repeatedly 23 Jan 5:46pm Updated Father who killed his wife and three kids in their Disney town home stabbed them repeatedly
Anthony Todt, killed wife Megan, children Alek, Tyler and Zoe, and dog at home in Celebration, Florida, some time in late December. Autopsy report reveals he stabbed his wife and two sons.
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Trillion dollar club breakdown: Amazon makes $16K per worker while Apple makes $435K an employee 23 Jan 5:45pm Updated Trillion dollar club breakdown: Amazon makes $16K per worker while Apple makes $435K an employee
Apple makes more per employee and has the highest profits in a new trillion dollar club breakdown, leading with $59.5, besting Google parent Alphabet, Microsoft and Amazon.
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270 dogs which had their vocal cords CUT by illegal dog breeders to stop them barking are rescued 23 Jan 5:39pm 270 dogs which had their vocal cords CUT by illegal dog breeders to stop them barking are rescued
The puppies, mostly Chihuahuas, were discovered in the basement of a house in Madrid, Spain and were kept in very poor and unhygienic conditions.
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Sex is for straight married couples only says Church of England 23 Jan 5:28pm Updated Sex is for straight married couples only says Church of England
A statement issued by the House of Bishops today declared civil partnerships between men and women are not as good as marriage.
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Gambler who became as famous as the sports he bet on stole almost $10 million for lavish lifestyle 23 Jan 5:27pm Gambler who became as famous as the sports he bet on stole almost $10 million for lavish lifestyle
Chicago man Robert Gorodetsky, 27, who became famous for his reckless gambling and lavish Las Vegas lifestyle has been charged with defrauding an investor of $9.6 million.
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Mesmerising video shows starling murmuration 23 Jan 5:06pm Mesmerising video shows starling murmuration
The thousands of starlings were seen swooping across the sky to form a heart over the sea in Bigbury-on-sea, Devon,
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Harvey Weinstein arrives at court to face Sopranos actress and accuser Annabella Sciorra 23 Jan 5:05pm Updated Harvey Weinstein arrives at court to face Sopranos actress and accuser Annabella Sciorra
Sciorra's, left and inset in The Sopranos, rape allegation is too old to be charged as a separate crime, but prosecutors hope it will show that Weinstein, right, was a repeat sexual predator.
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Body of elderly man was found bound and gagged in a metal cabinet 23 Jan 5:03pm Body of elderly man was found bound and gagged in a metal cabinet
Carlos Terry, 38, was arrested on Tuesday after Detroit police conducted a wellness check to the home of Albert Wright on the 7440 blck of Pilgrim Street.
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Chinese woman eats bat in restaurant despite coronavirus link 23 Jan 4:49pm Updated Chinese woman eats bat in restaurant despite coronavirus link
The new coronavirus, which emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan last month, has killed at least 17 people, sickened more than 590 and caused the city of 11million to be in lockdown.
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Reporters find NON-quarantined Chinese coronavirus patients 23 Jan 4:48pm Updated Reporters find NON-quarantined Chinese coronavirus patients
The claim comes as an influential Chinese expert warns the coronavirus outbreak could be 10 times worse the SARS epidemic in 2003 due to the lack of initial control by authorities.
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Fotis Dulos pleads not guilty to murdering wife Jennifer 23 Jan 4:46pm Updated Fotis Dulos pleads not guilty to murdering wife Jennifer
Prosecutors claimed in court papers that Dulos was spotted on January 17 getting out of his car before he drove towards his home in Connecticut to remove items from the memorial site.
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Man, 23, first patient to recover from Chinese Coronavirus 23 Jan 4:29pm Updated Man, 23, first patient to recover from Chinese Coronavirus
The 23-year-old Wuhan man, known by his surname Huang, initially went to the hospital because of headache, dizziness and lack of strength. He was the first critical patient to recover.
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THIRD coronavirus case suspected in Texas as second possible victim hospitalized in LA 23 Jan 4:00pm Updated THIRD coronavirus case suspected in Texas as second possible victim hospitalized in LA
Washington state heath officials have predicted that the number of Americans infected would likely grow as the coronavirus continues its spread at a faster rate than previously thought.
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Susan Collins sent note to chief justice before he rebuked both sides in impeachment trial 23 Jan 3:56pm Susan Collins sent note to chief justice before he rebuked both sides in impeachment trial
Sen. Susan Collins was spotted slipping a note to Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts prior to him rebuking House Democratic impeachment mangers and President Trump's legal team.
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Motorcyclist seriously injured after 74-year-old driver turned into his path 23 Jan 3:56pm Motorcyclist seriously injured after 74-year-old driver turned into his path
The motorcyclist suffered a broken arm and leg, a fractured eye socket and a ruptured disc in his neck after Rosemary Staddon-Smith's Volkswagen Golf crashed into him in Wareham, Dorset.
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Fancy a PET-icure? Pampered animals are treated to facials and hot stone massages at specialist spa 23 Jan 3:55pm Updated Fancy a PET-icure? Pampered animals are treated to facials and hot stone massages at specialist spa
Emma Massingdale, 37, from North Devon, treated her miniature horse, micro pig, dachshund and cat to a relaxing spa day complete with face masks, hot stone massages and bubble baths.
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Michelle Carter, 23, walks free from jail four months early for good behavior 23 Jan 3:49pm Updated Michelle Carter, 23, walks free from jail four months early for good behavior
Michelle Carter walked free from Bristol County House of Corrections, in North Dartmouth, Massachusetts on Thursday morning. She was sentenced to 15 months in August 2017.
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World share prices fall as authorities battle coronavirus outbreak  23 Jan 3:49pm World share prices fall as authorities battle coronavirus outbreak 
World shares fell Thursday as health authorities rushed to monitor and contain an outbreak of the deadly coronavirus, which has so far been confirmed in five countries including China and the US.
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Coronavirus fears shuts two UK police stations 23 Jan 3:46pm Updated Coronavirus fears shuts two UK police stations
Two police stations in Bristol were placed under quarantine last night on the guidance of the NHS before it was determined that the detainee had not contracted the deadly disease.
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Fears that Chinese coronavirus patients are still roaming the streets of Wuhan freely 23 Jan 3:26pm Fears that Chinese coronavirus patients are still roaming the streets of Wuhan freely
The claim comes as an influential Chinese expert warns the coronavirus outbreak could be 10 times worse the SARS epidemic in 2003 due to the lack of initial control by authorities.
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US coronavirus patient zero is being treated by ROBOT in bio-containment room 23 Jan 3:21pm Updated US coronavirus patient zero is being treated by ROBOT in bio-containment room
Washington state heath officials have predicted that the number of Americans infected would likely grow as the coronavirus continues its spread at a faster rate than previously thought.
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Video shows moment off-duty cop shoots dead a man after they got into a dispute over a parking space 23 Jan 3:11pm Updated Video shows moment off-duty cop shoots dead a man after they got into a dispute over a parking space
On November 10, 2019, off-duty California cop Virgil Thomas shot and killed Eric Reason, 38, a dad-of-six construction worker, after the two got into a heated argument over a parking space.
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Driver gets his SUV stuck ON TOP of barriers in the middle of the M3 during rush hour 23 Jan 3:08pm Driver gets his SUV stuck ON TOP of barriers in the middle of the M3 during rush hour
The driver finds his black Toyota Rav 4 stuck on the top of a motorway central reservation barrier on the M3 near Eastleigh, Hampshire on January 22.
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Father builds his son a miniature 6X6 Mercedes-Benz off-roader complete with roll cage 23 Jan 2:57pm Father builds his son a miniature 6X6 Mercedes-Benz off-roader complete with roll cage
A father from China, who goes by the Instagram name warbear_dt, took to social media to share a clip of the custom-built 6×6 Mercedes-Benz off-roader he built for his son.
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Nic Naitanui throws his support behind changing the date of Australia Day with a heartfelt message 23 Jan 2:26pm Nic Naitanui throws his support behind changing the date of Australia Day with a heartfelt message
West Coast Eagles ruckman Nic Naitanui took to Twitter on Thursday to weigh in on the debate around the date of Australia Day.
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Head-banging techno fan REALLY gets into the music at summer festival 23 Jan 2:24pm Head-banging techno fan REALLY gets into the music at summer festival
The festival-goer, who was filmed in an unknown location, holds onto the metal barriers and lets the music take over his body while dancing to the techo song San Salvador by David Moleon.
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Armed children aged 6-15 in Mexico are recruited by vigilante group in wake of indigenous deaths 23 Jan 2:23pm Updated Armed children aged 6-15 in Mexico are recruited by vigilante group in wake of indigenous deaths
Young children have been armed with rifles and recruited to join a vigilante group after the murders of 10 indigenous people in Mexico. The 19 children were presented as 'community police officers'.
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Fotis Dulos is spotted removing items from a memorial to his wife 23 Jan 2:22pm Updated Fotis Dulos is spotted removing items from a memorial to his wife
Prosecutors claimed in court papers that Dulos was spotted on January 17 getting out of his car before he drove towards his home in Connecticut to remove items from the memorial site.
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Detective is CLEARED of assaulting youth, 17 23 Jan 2:22pm Updated Detective is CLEARED of assaulting youth, 17
Footage that circulated following the event in Romford, east London, last year appeared to show DC Kevin Rowley, 37, striking the 17-year-old as he cries out: 'I am a child... this is illegal.'
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Fish farm plans rejected after campaigners warned that fishermen could by lured to their deaths 23 Jan 2:20pm Updated Fish farm plans rejected after campaigners warned that fishermen could by lured to their deaths
Ancient folklore was cited as a reason for planners to turn down an application to build a 12-cage salmon farm at a magical site off the coast of the Isle of Skye, in Scotland.
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Mike Pence shakes hands with Putin in Jerusalem 23 Jan 1:59pm Updated Mike Pence shakes hands with Putin in Jerusalem
Pence is attending event an event with world leaders to commemorate the Holocaust, where he greeted Vladimir Putin and complimented Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu.
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Firefighters tell teens to stop setting fire by putting pennies on the exposed prongs of chargers  23 Jan 1:57pm Updated Firefighters tell teens to stop setting fire by putting pennies on the exposed prongs of chargers 
Officials in Massachusetts are warning against a new viral TikTok trend where teenagers sliding a penny behind plugged in iPhone chargers to spark a fire. One student will face charges.
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Father creates secret hideway behind a fake bookshelf 23 Jan 1:29pm Father creates secret hideway behind a fake bookshelf
The father wanders towards a wooden shelf in his home in St. Louis home, Missouri, and reveals the secret Harry Potter-style hideaway lying behind it
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Gary Barlow wins right to turn part of his £6m Cotswolds mansion into luxury car garage 23 Jan 1:20pm Gary Barlow wins right to turn part of his £6m Cotswolds mansion into luxury car garage
The Take That star (pictured with his wife Dawn) lodged plans to demolish a section of his five-bed Cotswolds home in Alvescot, Oxfordshire, four months ago.
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Navy son sneaks into the back of a family photo to surprise his mother 23 Jan 1:15pm Navy son sneaks into the back of a family photo to surprise his mother
Robina Lerma was having a meal with her family at Big Bear Lake in California when they decided to pose for a picture. Mrs Lerma didn't believe her son Robin Reyes was there.
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Loving husband serenades his wife to comfort her ahead of her second operation for brain cancer 23 Jan 1:13pm Updated Loving husband serenades his wife to comfort her ahead of her second operation for brain cancer
Ray Singleton found the tear-jerking way to comfort wife Roslyn in Charlotte, North Carolina, after her second brain cancer diagnosis. In the clip, Mr Singleton sings Daniel Caesar's Get You.
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Killer coronavirus outbreak sparks panic buying in locked-down Wuhan ahead of Lunar New Year  23 Jan 1:09pm Updated Killer coronavirus outbreak sparks panic buying in locked-down Wuhan ahead of Lunar New Year 
The coronavirus epidemic, which has killed 17 people and sickened around 600, broke out days before the Lunar New Year's Day on Saturday when families gather for reunion feasts.
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Mother-to-be, 33, died after medic failed to give her anti-blood clotting drugs, inquest hears 23 Jan 1:05pm Updated Mother-to-be, 33, died after medic failed to give her anti-blood clotting drugs, inquest hears
Vicky Bennett, 33, from Ebbw Vale, died in July 2017 after a medic failed to give her anti-blood clotting drugs despite her history of deep vein thrombosis (DVT), an inquest heard yesterday.
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Handyman who launched horrific machete attack on PC is found guilty 23 Jan 12:55pm Updated Handyman who launched horrific machete attack on PC is found guilty
Video shows white van man Muhammad Rodwan swinging the blade at PC Stuart Outten's head on a street in east London, fracturing his skull and leaving him with six severe head wounds.
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Spacious property with 30 bedrooms, garden and conservatory is up for sale for just £148,000 23 Jan 12:38pm Updated Spacious property with 30 bedrooms, garden and conservatory is up for sale for just £148,000
Hyfrydol Care Home in Maesteg, near Bridgend, South Wales, used to house pensioners but has been empty since 2018. The £148,000 guide price means each bedroom costs under £5,000.
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U.S. gave up a chance to kill Soleimani in 2007 23 Jan 12:36pm Updated U.S. gave up a chance to kill Soleimani in 2007
American soldiers were using drones armed with missiles to monitor the streets of Sadr City in Baghdad in late 2007 when they noticed large crowds taking to the streets to welcome a VIP.
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Stunning 10-bedroom mansion with indoor pool and gym on sale for £40 MILLION in exclusive Highgate 23 Jan 12:24pm Updated Stunning 10-bedroom mansion with indoor pool and gym on sale for £40 MILLION in exclusive Highgate
Heathfield House (pictured) is in Highgate, north London, and was built in 2009. The area itself is full of wealthy residents including British actor Jude Law.
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Indonesian digger driver is rescued from dredger minutes before it breaks in half 23 Jan 12:22pm Updated Indonesian digger driver is rescued from dredger minutes before it breaks in half
Three fishermen offered a life ring to a digger driver who was stuck on a flooded barge in Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia. He wades through the sea minutes before the dredger breaks in half.
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Train smashes into tractor-trailer stuck on railroad crossing and slices it in HALF 23 Jan 12:13pm Train smashes into tractor-trailer stuck on railroad crossing and slices it in HALF
The 18-wheeler got stuck on the tracks in Sloatsburg in Rockland County, New York. The Metro-North train careened into the trailer, sawing it in half and sending printer ink boxes flying through the air.
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Groom bursts into tears when his soldier best friend turns up at wedding 23 Jan 12:12pm Updated Groom bursts into tears when his soldier best friend turns up at wedding
Steven Marec, 27, and his new wife, Lauren, were surprised by Anthony 'AJ' White, 27, who hid in the bushes as the couple walked down a path for wedding pictures in Fallbrook, California.
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Spain digs itself out of snow in the aftermath of Storm Gloria that has killed eight people 23 Jan 11:55am Updated Spain digs itself out of snow in the aftermath of Storm Gloria that has killed eight people
The ferocious weather, the country's worst storm for 30 years, saw winds of more than 140 km and heavy snowfall. Residents in Morella, Castellón have begun to clear away the snow from their roads.
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Mother charged after her 16-year-old son is found weighing just 26lbs 23 Jan 11:54am Mother charged after her 16-year-old son is found weighing just 26lbs
Elizabet Estrada, from Pennsylvania, has been charged with aggravated assault and endangering the welfare of a child for allegedly starving her 16-year-old son to the point he weighed like a toddler.
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Queen, 93, pulls out of her annual visit to Sandringham WI 23 Jan 11:51am Updated Queen, 93, pulls out of her annual visit to Sandringham WI
Her Majesty was unable to attend the meeting today, which she goes to every year at West Newton village hall.
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Flytipper is caught on CCTV flinging a dead FOX and rubbish into front gardens in the early hours 23 Jan 11:49am Updated Flytipper is caught on CCTV flinging a dead FOX and rubbish into front gardens in the early hours
Shocking CCTV footage caught the hooded person dumping the fox on the grass in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. The person then walks a few paces before emptying a bag of rubbish on January 7.
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Three out of four National Guardsmen admit sexual misconduct charges after accepting plea deals  23 Jan 11:48am Three out of four National Guardsmen admit sexual misconduct charges after accepting plea deals 
Anthony Tubolino, 28, Tyler Hart, 22, and Jacob Ruth, 24, were originally facing more serious charges but have now accepted plea deals that will limit their sentences to 12 months.
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Three Russians are charged with attempting to poison an arms dealer in Bulgaria 23 Jan 11:44am Three Russians are charged with attempting to poison an arms dealer in Bulgaria
Bulgarian prosecutors have charged three Russians with the attempted murder of three men whose poisoning is being investigated by Sofia.
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Rafael Nadal accidentally hits ballgirl in the face before giving her a kiss at the Australian Open 23 Jan 11:38am Updated Rafael Nadal accidentally hits ballgirl in the face before giving her a kiss at the Australian Open
The world number one had a scary moment during his round two victory over Argentina's Federico Delbonis in the second round.
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Photos capture firefighters trying to save a town as embers fly into the air on a 40C day  23 Jan 11:37am Updated Photos capture firefighters trying to save a town as embers fly into the air on a 40C day 
Harrowing images of firefighters battling to protect the small NSW town of Moruya show the intensity and ferocity of bushfire with burnt out cars and houses left in its wake.
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British tourists fear their expensive Tui holidays will be ruined 23 Jan 11:27am Updated British tourists fear their expensive Tui holidays will be ruined
Holidaymakers have shelled out thousands of pounds to stay at the five star Senator Riviera Spa Resort, Cancun, which TUI insists is schedule to open on April 13.
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Savvy mother transforms derelict £500,000 Victorian villa with no plumbing into a stunning home 23 Jan 11:25am Updated Savvy mother transforms derelict £500,000 Victorian villa with no plumbing into a stunning home
Caroline Quinn and her husband Mark decided to take on the challenge of completely renovating the neglected house and barn in a village near Carlisle, Cumbria, after buying it in September 2017.
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Ukrainian powerlifter carries a 55-stone COW on his shoulders in bizarre show of strength 23 Jan 11:18am Updated Ukrainian powerlifter carries a 55-stone COW on his shoulders in bizarre show of strength
Dmitry Khaladzhi, 40, has lifted a 55-stone cow for more a minute near Moscow. The powerlifter, of Ukraine, claims to hold 63 Guinness World Records.
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US coronavirus patient was not diagnosed for five DAYS after flying home from Ground Zero in Wuhan 23 Jan 11:17am Updated US coronavirus patient was not diagnosed for five DAYS after flying home from Ground Zero in Wuhan
Washington state heath officials have predicted that the number of Americans infected would likely grow as the coronavirus continues its spread at a faster rate than previously thought.
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Protesters demanding release of Huawei executive admit being actors 23 Jan 11:16am Updated Protesters demanding release of Huawei executive admit being actors
Julia Hackstaff and Ken Bonson, both actresses from Vancouver, say they were duped into taking part in a protest supporting Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou after being told they were extras in a film.
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Zookeeper sentenced to 22 years over murder-for-hire plot to get rid of CEO of Big Cat Rescue center 23 Jan 11:09am Zookeeper sentenced to 22 years over murder-for-hire plot to get rid of CEO of Big Cat Rescue center
Joseph Allen Maldonado-Passage, 56 - also known as Joe Exotic - offered $10,000 to kill Carole Baskin, founder of the Big Cat Rescue sanctuary in Florida.
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Tragic final Snapchat taken by teen just moments before he fell through an icy pond and drowned 23 Jan 10:38am Tragic final Snapchat taken by teen just moments before he fell through an icy pond and drowned
David Tillburg took the foreboding snap (pictured) shortly before plunging into the icy water in New Jersey. Rescue services (inset) were unable to save the boy who died Thursday.
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Argentinian posts photo of giant bug alongside a regular-sized insect 23 Jan 10:33am Argentinian posts photo of giant bug alongside a regular-sized insect
The enormous bug was reportedly found in a home in the city of Cordoba located in the central Argentine province of the same name. Ezequiel Lobo posted an image of it on social media.
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Did Briton missing in Bali and wanted for fraud fake own death? 23 Jan 10:28am Did Briton missing in Bali and wanted for fraud fake own death?
Bali police are investigating whether British entrepreneur Ryan Roth who mysteriously vanished in Bali could still be alive, amid fears he plummeted from a cliff edge.
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Hallmark CEO leaves the company one month after outcry over ditched ad with lesbian couple kissing  23 Jan 10:27am Hallmark CEO leaves the company one month after outcry over ditched ad with lesbian couple kissing 
CEO of Hallmark's media business Bill Abbot leaves the company just weeks after it was forced to backtrack on pulling an ad featuring a lesbian couple kissing. The ads from Zola returned to the channel.
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World share prices fall as authorities rush to contain deadly coronavirus outbreak  23 Jan 10:26am World share prices fall as authorities rush to contain deadly coronavirus outbreak 
World shares fell Thursday as health authorities rushed to monitor and contain an outbreak of the deadly coronavirus, which has so far been confirmed in five countries including China and the US.
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Architect who lives next to Tate Modern in fresh bid to shut down the tenth-floor viewing gallery  23 Jan 9:44am Updated Architect who lives next to Tate Modern in fresh bid to shut down the tenth-floor viewing gallery 
Company CEO Lindsay Urquhart lost her High Court case after a judge suggested occupants of Neo Bankside (pictured) install net curtains to avoid people looking into the exclusive complex.
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University of Minnesota student is jailed in China after tweeting pictures of a cartoon villain 23 Jan 9:38am Updated University of Minnesota student is jailed in China after tweeting pictures of a cartoon villain
Luo Daiging, 20, was first arrested in July in his hometown of Wuhan in China. He was found guilty of 'creating a negative social impact' and has been jailed for six months.
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Deadly Chinese Coronavirus might ALREADY have reached UK 23 Jan 9:17am Updated Deadly Chinese Coronavirus might ALREADY have reached UK
Wuhan, which has a population of 11 million, is being quarantined, with authorities shutting down outbound flights and trains, ordering citizens not to leave except in the case of special circumstances.
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Adorable moment service dog wearing Minnie Mouse ears meets her cartoon heroine at Disneyland  23 Jan 9:16am Updated Adorable moment service dog wearing Minnie Mouse ears meets her cartoon heroine at Disneyland 
Service dog Nala, who is Autism and PTSD task trained, demanded Minnie Mouse to give her stomach rubs at Disneyland, US. Nala lifts a front leg to pester Minnie for constant strokes.
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UN: Israeli spyware from NSO Group may have been used in Saudi hack of Jeff Bezos 23 Jan 9:14am UN: Israeli spyware from NSO Group may have been used in Saudi hack of Jeff Bezos
The report issued on Wednesday by the UN suggested that NSO Group's Pegasus spyware was the 'most likely' explanation for data that was stolen from Bezos' phone.
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Did Briton missing in Bali fake his own death? 23 Jan 9:07am Updated Did Briton missing in Bali fake his own death?
Bali police are investigating whether British entrepreneur Ryan Roth who mysteriously vanished in Bali could still be alive, amid fears he plummeted from a cliff edge.
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UK sets up Trump row as top security officials say Huawei SHOULD be allowed 5G network role 23 Jan 8:58am UK sets up Trump row as top security officials say Huawei SHOULD be allowed 5G network role
Top mandarins and figures from the security services have formally recommended granting Huawei a limited role, Reuters said citing multiple sources.
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Ronan Farrow releases audio tapes of Harvey Weinstein asking actress for a massage 23 Jan 8:54am Updated Ronan Farrow releases audio tapes of Harvey Weinstein asking actress for a massage
The first tape is of Amber Guttierez  and was secretly recorded as part of a failed sting operation orchestrated by the NYPD to try to catch Weinstein in 2015.
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Royal Marine fights for life in hospital after being found face down in freezing water 23 Jan 8:53am Updated Royal Marine fights for life in hospital after being found face down in freezing water
A Royal Marine is fighting for life in hospital after being found face down in freezing water during beach assault exercise (file image).
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French border force catch 11 migrants in dinghy after engine failed at 1.45am 23 Jan 8:49am French border force catch 11 migrants in dinghy after engine failed at 1.45am
A boat was detected about four and a half miles north of Calais at 1.45am on Thursday morning, with the 11 migrants contacting French authorities after experiencing engine failure.
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British man, 50, becomes the first person to swim UNDER an Antarctic ice sheet 23 Jan 8:45am British man, 50, becomes the first person to swim UNDER an Antarctic ice sheet
Lewis Pugh, 50, dived into the icy waters of the South Pole on Monday to swim where nobody ever has before. Photographs show him doing the front crawl through a bright blue tunnel of ice.
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College girls are soaked by a SNOWPLOW as it drives through a huge muddy puddle and splashes them 23 Jan 8:44am College girls are soaked by a SNOWPLOW as it drives through a huge muddy puddle and splashes them
Sierra Nicole, Rachel Dwyer and Madison Wenzel were soaked by a passing snowplow that splashed a muddy puddle all over them outside Hemp Clouds in New York on Sunday.
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Ministers under pressure to do more to protect Britain from deadly coronavirus outbreak in China 23 Jan 8:41am Updated Ministers under pressure to do more to protect Britain from deadly coronavirus outbreak in China
The Health Secretary sought to reassure the public today as he addressed MPs about the killer outbreak that has led Beijing to place a city larger than London in quarantine.
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Expert warns Chinese coronavirus outbreak will be 10 TIMES worse than SARS 23 Jan 8:40am Expert warns Chinese coronavirus outbreak will be 10 TIMES worse than SARS
Leading Chinese virologist Dr Guan Yi claimed the situation in Wuhan - where the virus originated - was already 'uncontrollable'. He said the authorities missed the 'golden period' to control the virus.
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Manhunt in Seattle for gunman who killed one and injured seven 23 Jan 7:08am Manhunt in Seattle for gunman who killed one and injured seven
One woman was killed and seven were injured in the shooting at around 5pm local time on Wednesday at a McDonald's on 3rd Avenue and Pine Street in the heart of Seattle's downtown district.
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Andrea Leadsom says peerage for ex-Speaker John Bercow should be BLOCKED if found guilty of bullying 23 Jan 6:47am Updated Andrea Leadsom says peerage for ex-Speaker John Bercow should be BLOCKED if found guilty of bullying
The Business Secretary said Mr Bercow should not be allowed to 'skip from one House to the other' if allegations made by former chief Commons clerk Lord Lisvane are proven.
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Driver spared jail despite killing grandfather who died two months after being mowed down 23 Jan 6:09am Driver spared jail despite killing grandfather who died two months after being mowed down
Businessman Arif Ali, 42, had been travelling at 44mph in a 30mph zone when his VW Passat knocked over 80-year-old Akbar Niazi in Greater Manchester on New Year's Eve 2018.
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Watching Prince Charles with Meghan made me cry says Thomas Markle 23 Jan 6:04am Updated Watching Prince Charles with Meghan made me cry says Thomas Markle
In the documentary airing on Channel 5 this evening, Thomas Markle proudly showed a picture of Meghan on the day of her birth saying she was 'the most special thing in my life.'
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Michael Palin breaks down in tears as he pays tribute to Terry Jones 23 Jan 6:00am Michael Palin breaks down in tears as he pays tribute to Terry Jones
In an emotional interview last night, Sir Michael Palin sobbed as he paid tribute to his late friend Terry Jones, and said losing him was like 'losing a limb'.
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NSW health authorities investigate possible case of deadly coronavirus 23 Jan 5:18am NSW health authorities investigate possible case of deadly coronavirus
Health officials are investigating if a person has caught the deadly new coronavirus in New South Wales.
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Breeder who used razor blades to perform ops on American Bulldogs admits animal cruelty charges 23 Jan 3:48am Breeder who used razor blades to perform ops on American Bulldogs admits animal cruelty charges
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Simon Davis, 34, gave American Bulldogs painful cosmetic procedures before selling them on to high-profile customers, including Little Mix's Leigh-Ann Pinnock.
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Coastguard asks Beachy Head base jumpers to let them know when they plan to leap 23 Jan 3:03am Updated Coastguard asks Beachy Head base jumpers to let them know when they plan to leap
Extreme sports enthusiasts plummet from the clifftop at Beachy Head in East Sussex, deploying their parachute at the very last minute in a hobby known as base jumping.
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Miami PD suspends Hispanic police captain who publicly claimed he was black 23 Jan 1:12am Miami PD suspends Hispanic police captain who publicly claimed he was black
Officer Javier Ortiz has been suspended after claiming that he identified as a black man due to the 'one-drop rule' despite having previously identified himself as a white Hispanic man.
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Two pipe bombs found in Philadelphia within 48 hours 23 Jan 12:38am Two pipe bombs found in Philadelphia within 48 hours
Two pipe bombs (inset) have been discovered by residents (left) in Pennsylvania within 48 hours, but authorities said they do not believe it is the work of a 'serial bomber'.
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The NSW road rule that can see you fined almost $500 dollars for having your phone on passenger seat 23 Jan 12:19am The NSW road rule that can see you fined almost $500 dollars for having your phone on passenger seat
Australians could face hundreds of dollars in fines thanks to a little known road rule that bans drivers from having their mobile phones on display next to them. 
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