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Breaking News: UK finally pardons WWII hero Alan Turing,  convicted of homosexuality in 1952
Posted by: Robert Myles

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2013-12-27 14:00:15 -0800 | disasters-news

British mathematician Alan Turing [Unlink], whose mathematical work was decisive in breaking the Nazi Enigma codes during World War II, was granted a posthumous royal pardon Tuesday, Dec. 24. The pardon came more than 60 years after one of Britain’s...
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Breaking News: The end of days — astronomers solve riddle of celestial archaeology
Posted by: Robert Myles

Leicester :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-03-27 06:56:27 -0700 | technology-news

New research from an international team of astronomers from the University of Leicester in the UK and the University of Arizona sheds light on how stars that have reached the end of their useful life and collapsed in on themselves...
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Breaking News: Conrad Murray interview shares intimate details of Michael Jackson's medical care
Posted by: Phyllis L. Smith Asinyanbi

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2013-11-28 12:12:47 -0800 | entertainment-news

Opinion Conrad Murray, the physician who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the untimely death of pop icon, Michael Jackson, was recently released from jail after serving two years in prison. Murray gave a bizarre interview to London's Daily Mail,...
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Breaking News: 'Global epidemic' as dementia cases set to treble by 2050
Posted by: Robert Myles

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2013-12-07 21:39:48 -0800 | health-news

The numbers of worldwide dementia sufferers increased by 22 percent over the last three years according to a new study published Thursday. By 2050, there could be almost 150 million sufferers globally. A report, titled, “Dementia: a public health priority”...
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Breaking News: British intelligence has been hacking your Yahoo video chat sessions
Posted by: Joe Kukura

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-03-02 01:04:30 -0800 | technology-news

The US National Security Agency has pulled off some pretty brazen acts of surveillance. But the latest news of outrageously invasive spying by British intelligence makes the other Edward Snowden-NSA revelations look like piffle, codswollop and poppycock. According the latest...
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Breaking News: Dolphins deliberately get high on puffer fish toxins
Posted by: Nina Rai

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-04-08 14:37:12 -0700 | technology-news

Over the years it has been established that dolphins and human beings share several common traits. But the latest discovery will surely take everyone by surprise, especially alcohol lovers. Zoologists were stunned to see the footage of the marine mammal...
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Breaking News: North Korean henchmen bully London salon owner into taking down Kim Jong Un ad
Posted by: RenoBerkeley

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-04-18 02:53:05 -0700 | odd-news

North Korea’s Dear Leader Kim Jong Un seems to think he can bully citizens of other countries. Recently, the owner of M&M Hair Academy designed and put up a poster of Kim designed to advertise its services while offering a...
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Breaking News: Amnesty International accuses Israeli armed forces of possible war crime
Posted by: saleh1966

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-03-03 14:41:59 -0800 | your-story

Human rights group Amnesty International released a report this week slamming Israeli killings of Palestinian civilians in the West Bank, accusing the IDF of "war crimes and other serious violations of international law against Palestinians." 

In the 87-page report entitled...
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Posted by: amykoko

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-04-15 01:28:41 -0700 | lifestyle-news

OMG. I love Prince Harry. For one thing, he is not nerdy like his brother William, who seems like a very nice person, but let’s face it, looks a lot like his dad. Some people think that Prince Harry looks...
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Breaking News: Britain threatens to leave European Union in battle over immigration (Opinion)
Posted by: Nathan Salant

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-01-19 12:52:45 -0800 | business-news

Britain's threat this week to leave the European Union in what it claims is a principled stand to protect national sovereignty actually is xenophobia. While Britain couches its objections in terms of the euro, the bloc's common currency that Britain...
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Breaking News: Girl gets stuck in drain after dropping iPhone, everyone takes photos
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Dover :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-04-06 02:01:14 -0700 | funny-news

It happened in Dover, UK on Thursday. Ella Birchenough, 16, had a bit of a bother when she accidentally dropped her iPhone down a storm drain. She couldn't just leave the darn thing, and ended up getting stuck to her...
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Breaking News: Lipitor reduces cough in patients with bronchiectasis
Posted by: Debbie Nicholson

Edinburgh :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-03-28 03:11:33 -0700 | health-news

Commonly used cholesterol lowering drug also reduces inflammation and flare ups Statins are commonly prescribed to help lower cholesterol levels in the blood. By doing so statins can help to prevent heart attacks and stroke. Studies have shown that taking...
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Breaking News: JK Rowling sues Daily Mail for libel over alleged sob story
Posted by: preetamkaushik

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-02-03 21:23:23 -0800 | disasters-news

JK Rowling has sued The Daily Mail for libel after it published a report that alleged she had falsely spun a sob story about her time as a single mother. She said the paper has misrepresented her comments in the...
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Breaking News: Moving video shows woman hearing for the very first time
Posted by: Anne Sewell

Birmingham :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-03-31 08:32:51 -0700 | health-news

Joanne Milne has been profoundly deaf since birth and recently had an operation to insert cochlear implants to help her to hear. In the above video, her cochlear implants are finally turned on. We then see her reaction to hearing...
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Breaking News: Tottenham Hotspur on the brink of collapse
Posted by: ZacWassink

London :: United Kingdom | updated 2014-03-13 12:10:33 -0700 | sports-news

Tottenham Hotspur have begun the most important week the club has experienced since Spurs were in Champions League several years ago. Following the team's latest blowout defeat, this one a 4-0 loss to Chelsea, Spurs trail Arsenal and Liverpool in...
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