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Man crushed to death in Eurotunnel rush

For a second night, migrants have repeatedly rushed the tunnel linking France and England, leaving one man crushed to death by a truck in the chaos, deepening tensions surrounding the thousands of people camped in Calais, the French port city.

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Hunter in hiding after lion is killed

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) called for him to be hanged.

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Turkey to continue strikes on Kurdish rebels

Turkish jets hit Kurdish rebel targets in northern Iraq and the government said strikes would continue until the rebels lay down their arms, despite calls earlier by the pro-Kurdish opposition for an immediate end to the violence and the resumption of peace efforts.

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Taliban leader ‘confirmed dead’

Afghanistan’s main intelligence agency said that the reclusive Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has been dead for more than two years.

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Amnesty accuses Israel of possible war crimes

A leading international watchdog said that the Israeli military may have committed war crimes and crimes against humanity during last summer’s Gaza war when it carried out four days of intense bombardment in retaliation for an attack by Hamas militants in which an Israeli soldier was captured.

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Donald Trump lawyer sorry for ‘no rape in marriage’ gaffe

An attorney for Republican presidential contender Donald Trump apologised for making the incorrect assertion that "by the very definition, you can’t rape your spouse".

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Radiohead tipped for Bond theme tune as betting halted

Bookies have suspended bets on who will sing the next James Bond theme tune after one punter tried to put £15,000 on Radiohead.

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Man guilty of bid to buy ricin online inspired by Breaking Bad

A computer geek has been found guilty of trying to buy deadly ricin poison from the Dark Web after being inspired by the hit US television series Breaking Bad.

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Disneyland under scrutiny over ‘price discrimination’

British holidaymakers are being charged more to go to Disneyland Paris than their French counterparts, the European Commission has said.

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Claim man allowed men abuse his daughter

An Australian man has been accused of allowing seven men to sexually abuse his 13-year-old daughter over the past two years, with police charging all eight men with more than 500 child sex offences.

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QUIRKY WORLD ... Seeing double .... hospital welcomes three sets of twins

USA: Three sets of twins were born on the same day at a Montana hospital — adding up to more than half of the hospital’s births that day.

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Youngest patient gets double-hand transplant

An 8-year-old boy who lost his hands and feet to a serious infection has become the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant.

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