Cold water Facebook craze claims life of German dad
The latest online craze to spread on Facebook - daring users to post video clips of a 'cold water challenge' - has claimed the life of a father in Germany.
Siberia holes mystery deepens: two new craters found
Reindeer herders have stumbled across two more giant holes in the ground in northern Russia just two weeks after discovering the first at the “end of the world” in Siberia, local newspapers have claimed.
Giant bear-hunting dogs go on sale in Northern Ireland
They can grow to a massive size - and are programmed to protect against the fiercest predators.
World Cup fans were the real winners in Brazil
It was billed as the greatest show on earth — the 2014 World Cup, which culminated with Germany's 1-0 victory over Argentina in Rio.
The Troubles gallery - John Hume detained in 1971
Heat's top 10 'hot hunks' - from Dornan to Efron
Hollywood star Zac Efron has been named the 'hottest hunk' of 2014 – ousting Tom Daley, who took top spot in the Heat magazine poll last year.
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New home found for stowaway spider new
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Car parts plant blast kills scores
At least 65 people have been killed in an explosion at a...
More carnage as Israel pounds Gaza
Israel bombarded the southern Gaza town of...
Van Gaal pleased with current squad new
Louis van Gaal admits he may not sign any more new...
Forgiving Glasgow cheers Usain Bolt to sweet victory
Glasgow held no grudges against Usain Bolt as...
Adams holds no fears for our champion Michaela Walsh
It's the dream final. The one everybody wanted.
Greg James: I've got no shame now! new
Greg James has revealed that his job has made him less...
Parkinson loved being In The Club new
Katherine Parkinson has said the set of In The Club was...
Taylor Lautner: Why I disrobed new
Taylor Lautner has told why he shed his clothes in the new series of BBC sitcom...