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    Pensioner finds fiver missing The Queen's head

    A pensioner was left stunned when he withdrew a £5 note only to discover it was missing - the QUEEN'S HEAD. Ray Harris, 80, noticed the fiver he got from his building society did not include the image of Her Maj on the small silver oval next to Big Ben. When he examined the note more closely he realised

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    Adorable wolf pups bobbing for apples

    These heartwarming pictures show a pack wolves -- bobbing for apples. The pups, who are homed at RZSS Highland Wildlife Park in the Cairngorms, thoroughly enjoyed taking part in the Halloween ritual. Douglas Richardson, Head of Living Collections at RZSS Highland Wildlife Park, said: "Although bobbing

  • Fire Tears Through Vacant New Jersey Health Care Facility
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    Fire Tears Through Vacant New Jersey Health Care Facility

    A fire tore through a historic, long-vacant sanatorium in North Plainfield, New Jersey, on Tuesday, October 17. The fire at Villa Maria, built in 1889, was the second since July, a news report said . The fire broke out at 3:30am and drew several departments to fight the flames. Several area schools were

  • Kurds flee in the face of Iraq government advance
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    Kurds flee in the face of Iraq government advance

    The Baghdad government recaptured territory across the breadth of northern Iraq from Kurds on Tuesday, making rapid gains in a sudden campaign that has shifted the balance of power in the country almost overnight. Scarlett Cvitanovich reports.

  • Is this the end of Islamic State?
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    Is this the end of Islamic State?

    Military operations against IS are over in Raqqa, but has the world seen the last of the organisation?

  • Craig Shakespeare sacked as Leicester manager
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    Craig Shakespeare sacked as Leicester manager

    Craig Shakespeare has been sacked as Leicester manager, Press Association Sport understands.The 53-year-old replaced Claudio Ranieri on a caretaker basis in February.After keeping the 2015-16 champions in the Premier League he was handed a three-year contract ahead of the current campaign.

  • Volvo hopes new Polestar hybrid will rival Tesla
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    Volvo hopes new Polestar hybrid will rival Tesla

    Volvo Cars and its Chinese parent unveil their first Polestar model and plan to invest $760 million in the electric vehicle brand. Laura Frykberg reports.

  • Meerkats get pumpkin treats at Port Lympne Reserve
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    Meerkats get pumpkin treats at Port Lympne Reserve

    Meerkats at Port Lympne Reserve enjoy some enrichment with pumpkins filled with treats - clearly not spooked by the Halloween decor.

  • Plastic voyage uncovers ocean plagued with pollution
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    Plastic voyage uncovers ocean plagued with pollution

    Clumps of balloons in the North Sea and crunchy micro-beads in the Thames - just two examples of what Sky's Hannah Thomas-Peter found on a month long sailing expedition around the UK.

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    Millennials Are Fine With Flaking Out, Study Finds

    As it turns out, 45 percent of millennials don’t see anything wrong with flaking – which explains why they do it so often, according to new research.A new survey of 2,000 Americans examined just how often people flake out of events or hangouts they promised to attend.Results showed that the average person

  • Onlookers soaked by Storm Ophelia in the UK
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    Onlookers soaked by Storm Ophelia in the UK

    Storm Ophelia watchers defied huge waves in Wales as the sea crushed over the promenade in Aberystwyth. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

  • Police chief defends dodgem-riding officers
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    Police chief defends dodgem-riding officers

    Humberside Police have defended themselves after a number of officers were filmed riding the dodgems on the last day of Hull Fair.

  • Champions League match preview: Real Madrid vs Tottenham
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    Champions League match preview: Real Madrid vs Tottenham

    An in-depth match preview ahead of the Premier League clash between Real Madrid and Tottenham.

  • Is this the end of Islamic State?
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    Is this the end of Islamic State?

    Military operations against IS are over in Raqqa, but has the world seen the last of the organisation?

  • Amber Rudd: No deal on Brexit 'unthinkable'
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    Amber Rudd: No deal on Brexit 'unthinkable'

    The Home Secretary does not entertain the possibility of a 'no deal' Brexit.

  • Aerial Footage Shows Eerie Yellow Sky Over Gijon as Spanish Wildfires Burn
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    Aerial Footage Shows Eerie Yellow Sky Over Gijon as Spanish Wildfires Burn

    Fire services were battling wildfires across many areas of Spain on October 16 and October 17. A covering of smoke over the coastal city of Gijon had an eerie effect, as seen in this video, casting a yellowish hue over the area. The government of Asturias, the region where Gijon in located, issued a

  • Rohingya children from capsized boat buried
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    Rohingya children from capsized boat buried

    Rohingya children from capsized boat buried

  • Bill Clinton recalls a joke Hillary made about him
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    Bill Clinton recalls a joke Hillary made about him

    While being honoured at Dublin City University, former US president Bill Clinton cracked a joke about humans' close genetic links with the Neanderthals.

  • China's commentators tackle NFL
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    China's commentators tackle NFL

    An NFL commentator in China expalins the rules to his viewers over and over again because they are new to the game just like him. Grace Lee reports.system.scripts.bvo

  • Man Tasered by Police After Crash and Clash at Indiana Race Event
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    Man Tasered by Police After Crash and Clash at Indiana Race Event

    Police intervened on October 14 after two drivers clashed both in an out of their stock cars at an Indiana race event, with one man driving up and onto the hood of his opponent in apparent retaliation for getting spun off the track. The drivers were named in local reports as Jeffrey Swinford and Shawn

  • These Animals Have More Style Than You
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    These Animals Have More Style Than You

    Forget Anna Wintour, animals are the true decision makers in the world of fashion. Whether it’s a handy pair of glasses to keep the rain at bay or a stylish knitted jumper; these fluffy creatures have it all. Credit: Various via Storyful

  • Goldman, Morgan Stanley crush targets
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    Goldman, Morgan Stanley crush targets

    Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley managed to grow earnings that crushed analysts estimates despite suffering big drops in bond trading revenue. Fred Katayama reports.

  • Scientists defy gravity for weightless experiments
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    Scientists defy gravity for weightless experiments

    A team of scientists in France have broken free from Earth's gravitational pull to conduct experiments in zero-gravity that make it possible to test devices and equipment that could be used on future space missions. Elly Park reports.

  • Royal baby: 'Delighted' William and Kate expecting third child in April
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    Royal baby: 'Delighted' William and Kate expecting third child in April

    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their baby in April.Kensington Palace said William and Kate were "delighted" to confirm the month their third child is due to be born.

  • Man murdered refugee hours after being released from psychiatric hospital
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    Man murdered refugee hours after being released from psychiatric hospital

    A man murdered a refugee and cut off his penis hours after being released from a psychiatric hospital.Jeffrey Barry, 56, attacked his neighbour Kamil Ahmad, 49, at his flat on Wells Road in Bristol at about 2am on July 7 last year.The murder took place hours after Barry, who has paranoid schizophrenia

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