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A shipment of highly radioactive cobalt-60 has finally been safely recovered after sitting in the cornfield where it was found a week ago after being dumped by truck thieves in central Mexico.
A woman who wants to marry in a Church of Scientology chapel should today discover whether she has won a battle in the UK's highest court.
A double killer who strangled his ex-partner and her baby son will be sentenced by a High Court judge today.
Manchester City came back from 2-0 down to pull off a remarkable 3-2 victory at Bayern Munich, but it was not quite enough to see the Blues leapfrog their hosts into top spot in Champions League Group D.
Phil Jones' second-half winner brought David Moyes some blessed relief and ensured Manchester United's tortuous week ended with the knowledge they will be guaranteed a seeding for the Champions League knockout round draw.
The Rugby Football Union is confident European competition can be salvaged for next season with chief executive Ian Ritchie warning the alternative would be vastly inferior.
The 29-year-old star grew up in a deeply Christian household with her evangelist preacher parents. But Katy admits she no longer identifies with a single religion although she does believe in a "higher power". Katy explained: "I don't believe in a heaven or a hell … I believe in a higher power bigger than me because that keeps me accountable. Credit: BANG Showbiz
The couple will kick-off their nuptials in Australia where Angelina is currently directing her new movie 'Unbroken'. A source revealed: "They are having the first party at Ayers Rock in Australia to tie in with Brad's 50th birthday in December. Angelina wants an aboriginal style ceremony at sunrise." Credit: BANG Showbiz
Luke Friend has admitted that he thinks he and Nicholas McDonald will have their work cut out for them to beat Sam Bailey in The X Factor final.