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Online dating goes bad

Firefighters rescued a woman from a chimney after she became stuck while allegedly breaking into the home of a man she met online.

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Pensioner dumps porn stash in park

A 70-year-old Japanese man was briefly arrested after dumping more than 200kg of porn magazines and videos in public.

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Coffee-flavoured chips? No thanks

Americans have rejected the idea of cappuccino-flavoured Lay’s potato chips.

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Beauty queen 'runs off with crown'
August 29 2014 at 14:43

A Myanmar beauty queen dethroned for alleged misconduct has absconded with her crown and free breast implants.

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Bounty hunters flood British beach
August 29 2014 at 12:32

Artist Michael Sailstorfer has buried 30 gold bars on a beach in southern England for members of the public to find and keep.

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Working hard? India wants to check
August 29 2014 at 12:26

India’s new government is trying to tackle the culture of absenteeism among the country’s bureaucrats.

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Spain’s Tomatina fest is a juicy affair
August 28 2014 at 12:40

One of Spain’s quirkiest tourist draws saw thousands of revellers drenched in red goo this week.

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All the single ladies are in this town
August 28 2014 at 12:37

Bachelors are sure to find a girlfriend in this Brazilian town - but there’s a catch.

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DNA tests settle bovine brouhaha
August 28 2014 at 12:37

An Indian court has settled a legal dispute between two women over the ownership of a cow.

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Nervous flyer stranded for a month
August 27 2014 at 12:39

Samantha Disney was so scared of flying that she and her fiance ended up stranded in Tunisia for four weeks.

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Thrifty bride takes train to wedding
August 26 2014 at 16:11

The 34-year-old didn't want a 'flashy car' to get her to the church on time.

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Young Castro fan meets his idol
August 26 2014 at 11:01

He’s only eight years old - but Marlon Mendez has achieved his dream of meeting Cuba’s Fidel Castro.

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Porn stars set for ‘squeeze-a-thon’
August 25 2014 at 12:53

Nine actresses from Japan’s adult film industry are doing their bit for charity in a unique way.

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