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Overgrown sheep ‘breaks world record’

Chris the sheep had its massive fleece shorn by an Australian national champion in a life-saving operation.

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News anchor sues over toy with her name

An anchor for Fox News Channel sued Hasbro Inc over the company's sale of a toy hamster that shares her name.

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Giant sheep in need of a haircut

Australian animal welfare appealed for shearers to trim a sheep which has evaded a haircut so long its life could be in danger.

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Overgrown sheep ‘breaks world record’
September 3 2015 at 13:24

Chris the sheep had its massive fleece shorn by an Australian national champion in a life-saving operation.

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News anchor sues over toy with her name
September 3 2015 at 13:15

An anchor for Fox News Channel sued Hasbro Inc over the company's sale of a toy hamster that shares her name.

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Giant sheep in need of a haircut
September 3 2015 at 10:59

Australian animal welfare appealed for shearers to trim a sheep which has evaded a haircut so long its life could be in danger.

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Struggling sperm bank seeks ‘supermen’
September 2 2015 at 13:31

Britain’s national sperm bank - which has only nine registered donors - is to launch a recruitment drive for UK “supermen”.

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President Kanye West will see you now
September 1 2015 at 12:37

Kanye West grandly announcing his intention to run for US president sparked dozens of satirical memes on social media.

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Card with porn star pics a hot seller
September 1 2015 at 12:28

Despite strong opposition, the 15 000 limited-edition cards sold out within hours overnight.

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Lucky $20 bill wins $1m lottery
August 31 2015 at 21:10

A man who found a $20 bill outside San Francisco International Airport used it to play the California lottery and won $1 million.

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Titanic menu to go under the hammer
August 31 2015 at 13:06

The Titanic’s last lunch menu is going to auction, where it’s estimated it will bring $50 000 to $70 000.

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Taiwan metro cards to feature porn star
August 28 2015 at 12:28

Taiwan will roll out “angel” and “devil” metro cards featuring a Japanese porn star, despite a public outcry.

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Spanish food fight draws thousands
August 26 2015 at 21:43

Thousands of revellers pelted each other with tomatoes, bathing the streets of Bunol in red for the annual “Tomatina” battle.

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