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GERMANWINGS PLANE CRASH

Search of co-pilot's home underway

An investigation has been launched into the life of the co-pilot who has been blamed for causing the French Alps plane crash.

  • Sacked 'Top Gear' star Clarkson defends attack victim

    The outspoken former presenter of hit car show "Top Gear" Jeremy Clarkson on Thursday defended the co-worker he attacked in a fracas that led to his sacking by Britain's BBC. Clarkson's contract was not renewed after an internal BBC investigation found he physically attacked a "Top Gear" producer, Oisin Tymon, after a lengthy verbal tirade.

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  • Friday newspaper round-up: Greek deadline, Cameron debate, FCA condemned

    LONDON (ShareCast) - Greece has rushed to complete a list of economic overhauls to satisfy creditors by Monday, wrote The Wall Street Journal. Polls show that David Cameron won the first televised leader debate against Ed Miliband by 54% to 46%, according

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  • Zayn Malik 'Papped For First Time' After Quitting One Direction, Arrives At Music Studio

    It's been a dramatic 24 hours for One Direction and their millions of fans, and it has been made all the more confusing following the emergence of some brand spankin' new pap pics that appaz show Zayn Malik heading into a recording studio. Hmmm, so he's not exactly stood in front of a sign that says 'THIS IS A RECORDING STUDIO', but we suppose we're just going to have to take their word for it, eh?

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  • Look inside Take That star Gary Barlow's former Cheshire mansion

    Take That star Gary Barlow’s former Cheshire mansion will open its private gates to the public. It was purchased by Michelle Stubbs who was whisked off by Gary to a Take That concert in Dublin to seal the deal. Take That's Gary Barlow in the crowd to watch Liverpool take on Swansea City at Anfield Stadium on Monday, December 29, 2014. Now former lawyer Michelle is launching it as a premium wedding and private hire venue.

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  • Young British jihadi filmed complaining about life on the frontline

    Militants fighting for Al Qaeda in Syria have released a chilling new propaganda video in which a young British jihadi describes life fighting on the frontline. The unnamed man, who speaks with a southern English accent, is filmed complaining about a lack of toilets as he stands in a trench - believed to be somewhere in the forest outside Lattakia city.

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  • Royal baby: new Succession to the Crown Act comes into force

    The Succession to the Crown Act came into force on Thursday 26 March, marking the end of male primogeniture across the Commonwealth of Nations. The new legislation means that if the Duchess of Cambridge's second royal baby is a girl, she will not be overtaken in the line of succession by any younger brothers. The three main changes under the law are that the order of succession will no longer be based on gender, a person married to a Roman Catholic can accede to the throne and that only the first six in line to the throne must seek the Sovereign's permission to marry.

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  • Pippa Middleton channels geek chic in stylish glasses

    Pippa Middleton bundled up against the London wind today in an icy blue bloke coat accessorised with smart glasses and her favourite Milli Millu handbag. The brunette is back in London following news that her U.S. TV career has faltered at the first hurdle as NBC decided not to continue with negotiations following a 'cringeworthy' pilot.

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  • German exchange students who died on Germanwings flight pictured

    Sixteen children and two teachers from the same German school were among the 150 people who died when the plane crashed in a remote region of the French Alps on Tuesday morning.

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  • 10 Incredible What-Ifs That Could Have Changed The Course Of History

    There will never be a definitive answer to any of these questions – but that is the beauty of “what ifs”, they can be applied to just about every single scenario, and most particularly with key historical events. It does not take a genius to workout that it the odd decision had been made differently here or there, or if certain people have not been elevated to positions of power then history could have taken a very different course. What if Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte had invaded the British colony of Australia?

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  • Lioness kept as pet in Pakistan gives birth to 5 cubs

    The African lioness named Queen has given birth to five healthy cubs — double the usual two-to-three-cub litters among lions. Owner Malik Fazal Abbas said he has had 4-year-old Queen since she was 2 months old. The pair has already had a litter of two cubs, now nine months old.

    Associated Press
  • Sam Taylor-Johnson Quits Fifty Shades Films

    Fifty Shades Of Grey director Sam Taylor-Johnson has announced she will not be making the next two movies in the franchise. The film, starring Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey and Dakota Johnson as his lover Anastasia Steele, left many critics underwhelmed but has been a box office smash. In a statement to US website Deadline, Taylor-Johnson, 48, said: "Directing Fifty Shades Of Grey has been an intense and incredible journey for which I am hugely grateful.

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  • Huge Asteroid To Fly Past Earth This Morning

    Conspiracy websites once again proclaimed the end of life on Earth this week as a huge asteroid hurtled towards Earth. The 3,000-foot-wide asteroid, 2014-YB35 is passing Earth today - but is in no danger of hitting us. Despite what rumour-mongers Before It’s News suggest, the asteroid 2014-YB35 won’t wipe out life as we know it.

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  • Knox defense calls conviction grave error

    Knox faces 28 ½ years in an Italian jail for the 2007 murder of 21-year-old Meredith Kercher in an apartment they shared in the university town of Perugia, after being convicted by a Florence appeals court last year along with her former Italian boyfriend, Raffaele Sollecito. Sollecito's defense will make its case on Friday, when the case resumes before the Court of Cassation.

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  • Serena Williams does Beyonce better than Beyonce in 7/11 parody

    Serena Williams said she was pretty shy this week, admitting that she struggles to talk to guys and is generally pretty awkward. Serena filmed the video in just two hours with Vogue at the BallenIsles Country Club in Florida.

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  • Filing: Teen says mom killed her siblings found in freezer

    A teenager told authorities that her mother killed two siblings and forced her to put one of the bodies in the freezer of their Detroit home where both were found by an eviction crew. Details of death and extreme abuse emerged Thursday as Mitchelle Blair appeared in court, two days after the bodies of a 9-year-old son, Stephen Berry, and 13-year-old daughter, Stoni Blair, were discovered. Blair, 35, is charged with child abuse, but she could face murder charges when the bodies thaw and autopsies are performed, prosecutors said.

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  • 'Chilling Revelations' Of Plane's Final Moments

    The co-pilot of the Germanwings plane that crashed in the Alps intentionally sent the jet into its doomed descent. Here are the details of the Airbus A320's final moments that emerged at a news conference given by Marseille prosecutor Brice Robin.

    Sky News
  • Look who's back on the Corrie cobbles

    Coronation Street star Paula Lane has returned to the soap after her maternity leave. The 28-year-old actress was last seen in Corrie as Kylie Platt on Christmas Day and welcomed her first child, a baby boy, on New Year’s Eve. And so it begins… Back

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  • Hundreds flock to see landslide where Jesus just appeared

    It’s a bit early for Easter, but Jesus has been resurrected in a landslide in Colombia. The ‘miraculous’ discovery was made on Saturday in Putumayo, Colombia, and local landowners have been cashing in, according to local newspaper El Tiempo. Twitter user @AdasOz said: ‘Congratulations to those who can see the face of Jesus in landslide in Putumayo.

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  • Ed Sheeran's Ex Girlfriend Athina Andrelos Deletes Twitter After Split Hate

    Ed Sheeran might have let the cat out of the bag regarding his split from girlfriend Athina Andrelos. The beauty, who attended the Brits just a month ago to cheer on her man, has kept her Instagram account open but posted nothing since yesterday.

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  • Labour is set to lose Scotland - and the Union is in peril, again

    Sturgeon and Salmond are planning a barefaced assault on British democracy

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