Great white shark 'Lydia' on course for Ireland
Pet cat traps US couple in house
Police in Portland, Oregon, had to be called in to subdue a 22-pound house cat that trapped its owners inside their bedroom after attacking their baby.
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A poodle named Ricky has landed the world's most prestigious dog show prize after being judged this year's Best-in-Show at Crufts.
Rio Carnival: Millions enjoy world's biggest party
Streets across Brazil have been swamped with carnival revellers, with the largest parties attracting more than one million merrymakers.
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Prince Charles letters block 'unlawful' new
The Attorney General's use of a ministerial veto to stop the public seeing letters the Prince of Wales wrote to government ministers has been ruled unlawful.
Man and woman escape unhurt after arson attack on Co Tyrone home new
A man and woman have escaped unhurt after an arson attack at their home in Cookstown.
New strike action grips Greece new
A 24-hour strike by civil servants is disrupting public services in Greece as the country's government struggles to hammer out a deal on further austerity measures with international creditors.
Injured Maguire making progress new
Jason Maguire has been brought out of an induced coma after he had part of his liver removed following a nasty fall at Stratford on Monday.
Mesut Ozil: Arsenal's £42m passenger who cut a forlorn figure before injury ended night new
Bayern Munich 1 Arsenal 1: This wasn’t quite the impact a £42.4m club record signing on a revenge mission was supposed to have, in Arsenal’s biggest game of the season.
Baggies suffer Brunt blow new
West Brom captain Chris Brunt has been ruled out for five to six weeks due to a knee injury, the club have announced.
Voice's Femi almost gave up on life new
The Voice contestant Femi Santiago has revealed he almost committed suicide at his lowest point as a homeless teenager.
Ade keeps quiet about marriage new
Ade Edmondson has said one of the reasons his marriage to Jennifer Saunders is so strong is that they don't talk about it.
Chris Tarrant suffered mini-stroke new
Chris Tarrant is recovering in hospital after suffering a mini-stroke.