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  • British Girls In Syria 'No Longer Together'

    Three schoolgirls from London who crossed into Syria in February are no longer together, their families' solicitors have revealed. Shamima Begum, Amira Abase and Kadiza Sultana left their east London homes for Syria, two months after a fellow pupil is thought to have left to join IS there. It comes after a senior female commander from Islamic State told Sky News she has no doubt the trio were groomed by a team of social media experts in Raqqa.

    Sky News 54 mins ago
  • Warning over changes as driving licence counterpart scrapped

    The paper counterpart of the driving licence is being scrapped on June 8. The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) is warning people to be aware of changes that will take effect in two weeks as the paper counterpart for the driving licence is scrapped. As with the abolition of the paper tax disc in October, the IAM fears many people are confused or unaware of the implications of the scrapping of the paper counterpart on June 8.

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  • Melissa McCarthy highlights her new streamlined figure in snake print gown at Spy premiere

    The actress looked chic in her patterned maxi as she posed on the red carpet at the Spy premiere outside Odeon Leicester Square. Wearing her dark tresses down and straight, the 44-year-old looked upbeat as she joined co-stars Jude Law, Jason Statham, Miranda Hart and Paul Feig at the event. It was impossible to miss the Bridesmaids star's slimmer look in her snake print dress, which was cinched in at the waist with a matching belt.

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  • Benefits Street star Little Dot toasts her new-found celebrity

    Dot, real name Dorothy Taylor, was staying at the £1,000-a-week Bainland Lodge Park in Woodhall Spa, Lincs. despite her and husband Kevin having not worked for 20 years.

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  • This photo shows a mysterious mechanism of the sun that has baffled scientists for centuries

    What you're seeing is a representation of one small part of the sun's colossal magnetic field. The sun's magnetic field is constantly changing unlike Earth's, which means it's growing and shrinking in strength.

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  • Happy honeymoon! Mark Wright shares a picture of wife Michelle Keegan on their honeymoon

    Photos from Mark Wright and Michelle Keegan’s nuptials have been in short supply. But Mark has treated eager fans to a snap of his new wife. Mark and Michelle said ‘I do ‘ in a star-studded affair at the weekend ( Ian West/PA Archive) Mark took to Instagram

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  • JK Rowling's Twitter takedown of the Westboro Baptist Church is awesome

    JK Rowling has once again proven why she shouldn't be messed with on Twitter, this time taking down the Westboro Baptist Church. On Saturday (May 23), the Harry Potter author celebrated Ireland's vote to back gay marriage, responding to one fan who joked about her character Albus Dumbledore marrying Lord of the Rings wizard Gandalf. The controversial church wasted no time in reacting to the result of the Irish referendum, and appeared further enraged by Rowling's tweet. "So @jk_rowling wants Dumbledore & Gandalf to marry in Ireland; if it happens, WBC will picket!

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  • Plane Plunges 13,000ft As Both Engines Fail

    A Singapore Airlines passenger plane carrying 194 people dropped 13,000ft after both engines lost power in a "huge storm". The Airbus A330-300 was three and a half hours into its five-hour flight from Singapore to Shanghai when its Rolls-Royce Trent 772 engines failed at 39,000ft. SQ836 continued normally to Shanghai and landed at 10.56pm local time on Saturday, Singapore Airlines said.

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  • Chef tells court he smashed up Jay Kay's £1m Ferrari after singer made 'offensive' remarks

    A chef today admitted causing an estimated £30,000 damage to a £1 million Ferrari Enzo belonging to Jamiroquai frontman Jay Kay. Aldeburgh, Suffolk, where the star had been staying. Lowestoft Magistrates' Court heard Billington committed the crime in a 'moment of madness' after becoming upset by 'offensive' remarks the singer made.

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  • Dozens of migrants storm lorry at Calais for Britain

    This is the moment dozens of desperate migrants stormed a lorry in Calais as it boarded a ferry for Britain. The men pounced on the vehicle after lining up on the motorway in the French port town where thousands have set up make-shift homes since last year.

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  • Amanda's plunging neckline and everything else you need to know about the BGT live semi-final 3

    We’re at the mid-point of the Britain’s Got Talent live semi-finals, but in case you missed any of the third live semi-final – here’s everything you need to know. Amanda wore a very plunging dress (ITV/Screengrab) Alesha showed off her cleavage during

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  • Saudi executes 88th person this year, topping 2014 total

    Saudi Arabia on Tuesday carried out its 88th execution so far this year, surpassing the total for all of 2014 despite activists' concerns that trials are not conducted fairly. The interior ministry identified the latest to be put to death as Saudis Awad al-Rowaili and Lafi al-Shammary, who were convicted of smuggling amphetamines. Jakarta summoned Riyadh's ambassador over her case, a rare diplomatic incident linked to Saudi Arabia's executions, around half of which involve foreigners.

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  • India's Tallest Man Struggles To Find Love

    Life is not always easy at high altitude, as India's tallest man can attest. At 8 ft 1in tall - only two inches shy of the world record - Dharmendra Singh stands head and shoulders above his fellow countrymen. Videographer / Director: Husain Akbar Producer: Malayanil, Aamir Bashir Editor: Kyle Waters

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  • People think they've exposed Jamie Raven's magic on Britain's Got Talent

    This year’s Britain’s Got Talent has managed to rack up a rather diverse bunch of performers – from hypnotising dogs to comb players (yes, that’s a real thing). In the third semi-final, nine acts were whittled down to just two and last up to wow the judges and audiences at home was magician Jamie Raven.

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  • Cameron took out maximum taxpayer-funded mortgage - then paid off own £75k loan four months later

    David Cameron was dragged personally into the expenses row last night after it was revealed that he paid off a loan on his London home shortly after taking out a £350,000 taxpayer-funded mortgage on his constituency house. Following a Mail on Sunday investigation Mr Cameron could now face searching questions about his own expense claims. By nominating it as his second home, he was able to claim for the mortgage interest payments under the now-infamous Commons’ Additional Costs Allowance (ACA).

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  • Russian opposition leader hospitalized after sudden illness

    A Russian opposition leader is in intensive care in a Moscow hospital, and a lack of clarity about the cause of his sudden illness has raised fears of foul play. The First City Hospital said 33-year-old Vladimir Kara-Murza remained in grave condition Thursday, two days after he was admitted. The Interfax news agency, citing the hospital's chief doctor, said he appeared to be suffering from pancreatitis and double pneumonia.

    Associated Press 38 mins ago
  • Can You Spot Something Unexpected In This Noah's Ark Children's Bible Picture?

    The story of Noah’s Ark has been imprinted on our minds since childhood – and we’ll all be pretty familiar with the tale of how the animals went in the ark two-by-two before the earth was submerged by deadly flood waters. There were two elephants, two giraffes, two gazelles, etc etc. But according to this picture – there were also two gay lions.

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  • James May and his full-size Lego house nobody wants

    The only drawback is that this des res is made entirely out of Lego – and you’ll have to find somewhere to put it. Top Gear presenter James May has just built the world’s first full-size Lego house – including a working toilet, hot shower and a very uncomfortable bed – using 3.3million plastic bricks.

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  • Premier League - Departing Radamel Falcao thanks Manchester United fans

    United thought they had pulled off one of the deals of the season last summer when they signed Falcao on a season-long loan from Monaco. Falcao's wife Lorelei Taron posted a selfie on Instagram of her husband and their two young children in an airport departure lounge on Monday, the day after the club confirmed the 29-year-old would be leaving. "I wanna thank Manchester United and all its fans for every word and gesture of support they gave me in every match," the striker wrote underneath a picture of him celebrating in an United shirt.

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  • Ben Affleck And Jennifer Garner 'Secretly Split' And 'Heading For Divorce'?

    In news that made us spit out our tea and faceplant our porridge, it's being claimed that the flawless couple that is Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner have 'secretly separated' and are 'heading for a divorce'.

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