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Video: Obama takes to dance floor

US President Barack Obama took to the dance floor at a State Dinner held in his honour in Nairobi.

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Art keeps dope-smoking teen out of jail

A boy, 16, was told to serve as an unofficial court sketch artist after failing a drug test but finding sympathy from the judge.

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An expensive slice of cake

A Harrods worker is claiming £1million compensation after he was sacked for eating a £7.50 slice of chocolate cake.

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Duo scale world’s 2nd tallest building
May 13 2015 at 09:52

Daredevils have posted a heart-stopping video of them scaling one of the world's tallest buildings in China. [VIDEO]

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Dancer, 100, still hears call of the stage
May 12 2015 at 15:49

Starring in music videos, Eileen Kramer is probably the oldest working dancer and choreographer in Australia, if not the world.

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Picasso painting smashes auction record
May 12 2015 at 10:54

Picasso masterpiece, The Women of Algiers, became the most expensive art sold at auction, fetching more than $179m in New York.

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US university offers selfie course
May 11 2015 at 18:51

A new university course aims to analyze the cultural meaning and self-expression of “selfies” in the modern world.

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Gallery: Can you afford it?
May 11 2015 at 12:06

From a Sunshine Ruby to Hello Kitty studded in Swarovski crystals, ridiculous price tags mean nothing to the superrich.

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Fugitive nabbed after posting selfies
May 11 2015 at 10:50

Chinese police have captured a fugitive who revealed his trace by posting holiday selfies on social media.

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Fake crier for hire
May 10 2015 at 15:05

What started out as a social media joke by a public relations student could turn into a lucrative career.

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Monkey to keep royal moniker
May 8 2015 at 20:20

A monkey born in a Japanese zoo will keep its name Charlotte, after a dayslong debate over possible offence to its British royal namesake.

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McDonald’s brings back burger thief
May 8 2015 at 15:47

McDonald’s is bringing back the Hamburglar to its advertising after a 13-year absence.

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Gallery: Inside a sex doll factory
May 8 2015 at 11:46

The Dreamdoll company produces realistic silicone sex dolls which can be ordered from a catalogue.

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