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Man dies after waiter accidentally serves him glass of detergent instead of wine

Man dies after waiter accidentally serves him glass of detergent instead of wine

A man has died after he asked for a glass of white wine in a cafe and was accidentally served dishwasher detergent. According to local paper El Periódico Mediterraneo, Spanish Police are investigating and the café owner has been arrested. Andres Lorente, 50, felt a burning sensation after drinking the glass of what he thought was wine on Sunday afternoon at Bar Raconet in the Spanish region of Castellón. Medical …

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Al Qaeda’s number 2 and former Bin Laden’s secretary killed

Al Qaeda's number 2 and former Bin Laden's secretary killed

Report says U.S authorities are still working to confirm al-Wuhayshi’s death. The number two man in the al Qaeda global hierarchy, Nasir al-Wuhayshi, has been reportedly killed in Yemen. According to Yemeni national security officials, the al Qaeda Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) leader was killed in a suspected U.S drone strike on Friday, June 12 in Hadramout region. Report says U.S …

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Chad: Boko Haram behind bombs that killed 27

John Trankil, Boko Haram's strong man has been caught alive

At least 27 people, including four suspected Boko Haram Islamist fighters, were killed and 100 others were injured on Monday in two attacks in Chad’s capital, N’Djamena, which the government blamed on the Nigerian militant group. The attacks, which included at least one suicide bomb, are the first of their kind in Chad, an oil-producing nation and a major Western …

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I’m not worried… says man who plans to have the world’s first head transplant

I'm not worried... says man who plans to have the world's first head transplant

The man who is preparing to have the world’s first head transplant has claimed the prospect does not worry him, and that “we are making science.” Valery Spiridonov met the doctor who plans on transplanting his head for the first time on Friday at the meeting of the American Academy of Neurological and Orthopaedic Surgeons. Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero wants to transplant Russian Spiridonov’s head onto a different body by …

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WOW! Pregnant North Carolina woman survives highway crash that split her car in half

Pregnant North Carolina woman survives highway crash that split her car in half

A pregnant North Carolina woman is lucky to be alive after she survived a horrific highway crash that split her car in half, authorities said. Haley Smith, 20, of Lincolnton, walked away with minor cuts from the wreck Wednesday that police say may have been caused by her speeding over 100 miles per hour, the Lincoln Herald reported Friday. The …

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Death of 25-year-old man in Luton Cell investigated by police watchdog

Police shoot unarmed man in the head who 'waved at them for help with a towel'

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) has launched an investigation following the death of a 25 year old man in a Luton Police Station cell. The man was arrested by Bedfordshire Police at a Luton address at 8:47am yesterday and was taken into custody, where he subsequently became unresponsive in his cell and died. The IPCC was informed of the …

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Twitter to abolish 140-character limit for DMs

Twitter to abolish 140-character limit for DMs

Private messages, unseen by others, can now be as verbose and meandering as users wish – though tweets will remain unchanged. Twitter is to remove the 140-character limit on direct messages sent privately between users, in a move bound to delight fans of long-winded secret diatribes. Users will be able to send DMs of unlimited length to each other from …

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‘Racist’ primary school headmistress who called staff ‘f*****g Muslims’ banned from teaching for life

'Racist' primary school headmistress who called staff 'f*****g Muslims' banned from teaching for life

Witnesses told an investigatory panel how Anupe Hanch intimidated and bullied her colleagues and pupils during her seven years at the primary school. An Essex primary school headmistress has been sacked after it was found she had referred to staff as “f***ing Muslims” and asked a pupil with special educational needs if he “liked touching women’s breasts.” The National College …

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12 Things Successful People Never Reveal About Themselves at Work

12 Things Successful People Never Reveal About Themselves at Work

You can’t build a strong professional network if you don’t open up to your colleagues; but doing so is tricky, because revealing the wrong things can have a devastating effect on your career. Sharing the right aspects of yourself in the right ways is an art form. Disclosures that feel like relationship builders in the moment can wind up as …

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This Is What Happens When You Mate Yourself To Death

This Is What Happens When You Mate Yourself To Death

Scientists find two new marsupial species that mate themselves to death And one of them is already sexing its way to the endangered list. Scientists from the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) in Australia have discovered two new species of antechinus – a genus of tiny carnivorous marsupials whose males are wiped out each spring after mating themselves to death. The …

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Air Force developing planes that could cross Atlantic in hour, will be super-fast weapon

Air Force developing planes that could cross Atlantic in hour, will be super-fast weapon

The US Air Force is developing a super-fast weapon that can fly many times the speed of sound. Travelling at over Mach 5.1, the jet could make it from London to New York in an hour. But it will be used instead as a super-fast weapon, working like a missile. “We are the Air Force. What do we want to …

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WFT! Teacher shows students topless photos of herself

WFT! Teacher shows students topless photos of herself

A teacher has gone out of her curriculum to show her teenage students photos of her breasts. It us important to note first that this is not part of the school curriculum. Authorities in Newport News, Virginia, are investigating after a high school teacher allegedly showed teenage students before-and-after photos of her breast augmentation during class. Melissa Kidd, 34, resigned …

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