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Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a charge of driving under the influence in the US, police said.

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ISRAEL: It used to be that if you wanted to join one of the world’s most secretive espionage organisations you had to sneak into a foreign embassy, answer a cryptic newspaper ad, or show up in a nondescript building in Tel Aviv to meet a shadowy recruiter. Now all it takes to apply for a job at Israel’s Mossad spy agency is a click of the mouse.

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Twitter user trumps Donald

Donald Trump inadvertently tweeted an image of serial killers Fred and Rose West following a Twitter prank.

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Radovan Karadzic

Karadzic called ‘liar’ as genocide trial nears end

Prosecutors called former Bosnian Serb political leader Radovan Karadzic a liar in closing remarks at his genocide trial, saying his denials of responsibility for atrocities while he was in charge lack credibility.

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Clooney, Alamuddin captivate Venice on wedding weekend

US actor George Clooney and Lebanese-born human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin formalised their marriage in a civil ceremony in Venice yesterday, capping star-studded weekend nuptials.

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NHS radiologist told father to seek foreign aid

The father of Ashya King has revealed that he was convinced to seek help for the five-year-old in the Czech Republic after an NHS radiologist told him proton beam therapy was "superior" to conventional treatment.

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Brooks Newmark: Swedish model says she is 'shocked' to have been 'exploited' by tabloid sting Malin Sahlen, a former contestant on the Swedish TV show Top Model, says she had no idea Sunday Mirror had used her picture to entrap Tory MP.

Model shocked as photo used in ‘honey trap’ sting

A Swedish model has said she is "shocked" after a newspaper used a photograph of her for a "honey trap" sting on a Tory minister.

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Mariano Rajoy

Spain seeks to halt Catalonia referendum

The Spanish government has filed appeals at the country’s top court to try and halt the powerful north-eastern region of Catalonia from staging an independence referendum.

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At least 36 dead in Japan volcano eruption

At least 36 people are feared to have died after a Japanese volcano erupted without warning at the weekend, raining ash and stones on hikers, but the search for victims was abandoned
yesterday because of fears of toxic gases.

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