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Antarctica to be protected by world's biggest marine reserve

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 07:39:04 +0100

The world's largest marine reserve will be created in the ocean next to Antarctica, the countries that decide the fate of the frozen continent have decided.(image)

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Woman smashes into police car while taking topless selfie

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 07:01:36 +0100

A student who crashed her car into a police vehicle told an officer she was taking a topless selfie.(image)

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Syria school bombing that killed at least 20 pupils 'a war crime': Unicef

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:57:24 +0100

Children's charity Unicef has said the bombing of a school in Syria amounts to a war crime.(image)

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Mike Pence campaign plane skids off runway during US election trip

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:23:48 +0100

Republican vice presidential candidate Mike Pence's campaign plane slid off a runway during a rainstorm at New York's LaGuardia Airport.(image)

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These frightfully cute dog costumes will give you absolute Halloween goals

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:32:02 +0100

If you have a pet, this is essential reading.(image)

Injected male contraceptive 'effective for 96% of couples'

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 22:01:52 +0100

An injected male contraceptive has been shown to be almost 100% effective in a trial involving 350 men.(image)

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Watch the terrifying footage of people throwing fireworks in the street in London

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:39:49 +0100

The dangerous act was caught on camera.(image)

Michelle Obama gives ringing endorsement to Hillary Clinton at campaign rally

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:46:14 +0100

Michelle Obama gave a warm personal endorsement to Hillary Clinton at a campaign rally for the presidential nominee.(image)

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Donald Trump supporters 'back his claims that election is rigged'

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:36:40 +0100

Donald Trump's dubious claims that the US presidential election is "rigged" have taken root amongst most of his supporters, a poll found.(image)

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