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Revealed: worst place to live in the UK
Peterborough town hall
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Revealed: worst place to live in the UK

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5 Jan 2021
‘Asparagus psychic’ predicts trouble for Harry and Meghan
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‘Asparagus psychic’ predicts trouble for Harry and Meghan

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18 Dec 2020
Pastor says world will end next week
IN SPACE - JULY 17: (EDITORIAL USE ONLY) In this handout photo provided by the European Space Agency (ESA) on July 17, 2014, German ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst took this image of the Earth
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Pastor says world will end next week

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17 Dec 2020
Russian woman marries her briefcase
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Russian woman marries her briefcase

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15 Dec 2020
The things Tesco workers wish they could tell customers
A Tesco store pictured from the car park.
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The things Tesco workers wish they could tell customers

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11 Dec 2020
Aliens ‘have struck a deal with Donald Trump’
Aliens seen in the woods.
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Aliens ‘have struck a deal with Donald Trump’

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10 Dec 2020
Jeffrey Epstein is ‘alive and plotting’
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Jeffrey Epstein is ‘alive and plotting’

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7 Dec 2020

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Adolf Hitler wins local election in Namibia
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Adolf Hitler wins local election in Namibia

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4 Dec 2020
Five-day old sushi leaves woman with hallucinations
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Five-day old sushi leaves woman with hallucinations

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3 Dec 2020
Johnny Rotten bitten on penis by a flea
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Johnny Rotten bitten on penis by a flea

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2 Dec 2020
Thai fisherman finds whale vomit worth £2.4m
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Thai fisherman finds whale vomit worth £2.4m

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1 Dec 2020
Austrian village of F***ing changes its name
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Austrian village of F***ing changes its name

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30 Nov 2020
Policeman sacked after scanning carrots to buy doughnuts
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Policeman sacked after scanning carrots to buy doughnuts

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27 Nov 2020
Culled ‘zombie minks’ rise from graves in Denmark
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Culled ‘zombie minks’ rise from graves in Denmark

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26 Nov 2020
Gymnast flees North Korea by vaulting over border
South Korean soldiers guard the Demilitarised Zone at Panmunjom
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Gymnast flees North Korea by vaulting over border

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25 Nov 2020
Phrasebook helped English converse with Welsh ‘peasants’
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Phrasebook helped English converse with Welsh ‘peasants’

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24 Nov 2020
Lie about a pizza sent South Australia into lockdown
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Lie about a pizza sent South Australia into lockdown

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23 Nov 2020
Grow-your-own human steaks is ‘not cannibalism’
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Grow-your-own human steaks is ‘not cannibalism’

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20 Nov 2020
Man sells meteorite that hit his home for $1 million
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Man sells meteorite that hit his home for $1 million

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19 Nov 2020
Decapitated body revealed as mannequin
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Decapitated body revealed as mannequin

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18 Nov 2020
Trump donors contract Covid after downplaying risk
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Trump donors contract Covid after downplaying risk

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17 Nov 2020
‘Inoffensive and not bitter’ Joe Biden beer is launched
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‘Inoffensive and not bitter’ Joe Biden beer is launched

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16 Nov 2020
Elvis Presley's hair set to fetch £6,000 at auction
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Elvis Presley's hair set to fetch £6,000 at auction

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13 Nov 2020
Charity run to start at Four Seasons Total Landscaping
Four Seasons Total Landscaping
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Charity run to start at Four Seasons Total Landscaping

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12 Nov 2020
Mayfair flat with Oval Office replica sells for £140m
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Mayfair flat with Oval Office replica sells for £140m

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11 Nov 2020
Man called Pineapple to become Queensland mayor
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Man called Pineapple to become Queensland mayor

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10 Nov 2020
Book shop releases unisex book fragrance
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Book shop releases unisex book fragrance

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9 Nov 2020
Kayakers escape after ending up in mouth of a whale
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Kayakers escape after ending up in mouth of a whale

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6 Nov 2020
Pet parrot saves man from house fire
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Pet parrot saves man from house fire

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4 Nov 2020
Whale’s tail sculpture saves train from crashing
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Whale’s tail sculpture saves train from crashing

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3 Nov 2020
Witches cast ‘Blue Wave’ spell to stop Donald Trump winning
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Witches cast ‘Blue Wave’ spell to stop Donald Trump winning

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2 Nov 2020
Cathedral livestreams memorial service for stray cat
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Cathedral livestreams memorial service for stray cat

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30 Oct 2020
Student says Woolworths hoax ‘wasn’t meant to get this big’
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Student says Woolworths hoax ‘wasn’t meant to get this big’

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29 Oct 2020
Owners increasingly believe their pets go to heaven
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Owners increasingly believe their pets go to heaven

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28 Oct 2020