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Callum Robinson scores as West Brom boost slender survival hopes and Everton frustrated by Brighton
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Callum Robinson scores as West Brom boost slender survival hopes and Everton frustrated by Brighton

Updated Apr 12th 2021, 10:28 PM 9,775 Views 6 Comments

Albion are eight points from Premier League safety with seven games left.

A crack den, 14 foster homes, and a friendship with the world's best that began with a sick bucket
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A crack den, 14 foster homes, and a friendship with the world's best that began with a sick bucket

May 28th 2020, 3:14 PM 30,020 Views 6 Comments

‘There’d be people downstairs smoking crack or heroin, so it was more, ‘I do not want that.’’

British fugitive apprehended after attempting to flee Australia on a jet ski
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British fugitive apprehended after attempting to flee Australia on a jet ski

Mar 27th 2019, 9:07 AM 25,716 Views 16 Comments

Australian police said the man was possibly armed with a crossbow.

'Nobody would have been safe to watch it with me': Power relieved to retain Tour card
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'Nobody would have been safe to watch it with me': Power relieved to retain Tour card

Aug 23rd 2018, 11:49 AM 4,735 Views 2 Comments

The Waterford golfer faced an agonising wait on Sunday as his fate lay in the hands of Sergio Garcia.

Fire crews free boy after he got his hand trapped inside a cinema seat
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Fire crews free boy after he got his hand trapped inside a cinema seat

Apr 19th 2017, 5:48 PM 20,128 Views 18 Comments

The boy had been going to see the new Smurfs film with his family.

Two women make daring getaway after Steve McQueen poster is stolen from Belfast pub
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Two women make daring getaway after Steve McQueen poster is stolen from Belfast pub

Oct 17th 2016, 9:54 AM 18,684 Views 22 Comments

One of the women was seen to use a cane or a walking aid.

Mexican footballer beat his kidnapper up in order to free himself
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Mexican footballer beat his kidnapper up in order to free himself

May 31st 2016, 8:22 AM 24,897 Views 20 Comments

He threatened and beat his captor while on the phone, demanding to be told where they were.

Rafa Benitez receives the perfect birthday present as Newcastle give themselves a lifeline
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Rafa Benitez receives the perfect birthday present as Newcastle give themselves a lifeline

Apr 16th 2016, 5:30 PM 5,492 Views 2 Comments

The Magpies ended a seven-game winless run with an invaluable win over Swansea.

Limerick win again to keep survival hopes alive and kicking
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Limerick win again to keep survival hopes alive and kicking

Oct 9th 2015, 10:03 PM 5,190 Views 1 Comment

Limerick’s fight continues as they win again

Two boys used spades to 'tunnel their way out of playschool'
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Two boys used spades to 'tunnel their way out of playschool'

Sep 8th 2015, 8:49 PM 47,474 Views 23 Comments

Rather than lie low, they then they tried to buy a car.

Limerick make it three wins in a row with Munster derby upset of Cork
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Limerick make it three wins in a row with Munster derby upset of Cork

Aug 14th 2015, 10:03 PM 5,900 Views 18 Comments

There was a big upset at Turner’s Cross this evening.

Injury-time penalty hands Sherwood first league win to lift Villa out of drop zone
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Injury-time penalty hands Sherwood first league win to lift Villa out of drop zone

Mar 3rd 2015, 10:10 PM 5,789 Views 12 Comments

Elsewhere, Southampton climbed above Liverpool with a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace.

Legendary actor James Garner of 'The Great Escape' and 'The Notebook' dies aged 86
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Legendary actor James Garner of 'The Great Escape' and 'The Notebook' dies aged 86

Jul 20th 2014, 9:12 AM 18,423 Views 38 Comments

He appeared in films over seven decades but is perhaps best known for TV roles in Maverick and the Rockford Files.

A wolf has escaped from a zoo in Essex
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A wolf has escaped from a zoo in Essex

Nov 26th 2013, 4:01 PM 11,039 Views 46 Comments

Uh oh.

Pair in helicopter jailbreak captured following car chase and shootout
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Pair in helicopter jailbreak captured following car chase and shootout

Mar 19th 2013, 2:00 PM 8,441 Views 13 Comments

The elaborate escape took place in Montreal on Sunday, when the two men escaped from the jail while dangling from a hijacked helicopter.

Iggy What? Lizard found in Kildare garden
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Iggy What? Lizard found in Kildare garden

Oct 4th 2012, 6:19 PM 10,129 Views 10 Comments

The ISPCA rescued Iggy after he was discovered among the flowerbeds in Kilcock.

The Great Escape: Six teams to beat the drop on the final day
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The Great Escape: Six teams to beat the drop on the final day

May 13th 2012, 8:05 AM 321 Views 2 Comments

It’s come down to QPR and Bolton. Who do you fancy to stay up?

Have you seen this tortoise? 100-year-old pet makes quick getaway in Dublin
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Have you seen this tortoise? 100-year-old pet makes quick getaway in Dublin

May 6th 2012, 2:54 PM 7,637 Views 23 Comments

Florentine the tortoise’s escape has been trending on Twitter in Dublin this afternoon after his unexpected getaway.

Chilean copper miners' drama set for silver screen
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Chilean copper miners' drama set for silver screen

Jul 26th 2011, 11:03 AM 199 Views 1 Comment

The story of the 33 Chilean miners trapped for ten weeks last year is to be made into a major Hollywood movie.

10 more Chilean miners set to leave hospital
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10 more Chilean miners set to leave hospital

Oct 15th 2010, 5:32 PM 95 Views 0 Comments

The 33 men are believed to have made a pact to divide earnings generated by media appearances and interviews.

In pictures: the Chilean rescue, as it unfolded
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In pictures: the Chilean rescue, as it unfolded

Oct 14th 2010, 4:09 PM 434 Views 0 Comments

The world feared they were dead – and will never forget how they lived. Relive the rescue in pictures.

Timeline of a truly great escape
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Timeline of a truly great escape

Oct 14th 2010, 9:14 AM 887 Views 2 Comments

One by one, the stepped into the light. A minute-by-minute account of the how the rescue unfolded.

Seeing the light: 33 miners freed after ten-week torture
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Seeing the light: 33 miners freed after ten-week torture

Oct 14th 2010, 8:13 AM 275 Views 0 Comments

They scheduled 48 hours: it took only 25 to release the 33 miners and the six rescuers who went to help them.