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Nazi gun uncovered on new statue for Russian AK-47 inventor Mikhail Kalashnikov

A new monument dedicated to the Russian inventor of the AK-47 assault rifle has been altered after it was found to carry the image of a gun used by Nazis during the Second World War.

Sock wars: Canadian PM's footwear incurs the wrath of Shatner

The Canadian PM's choice of socks has prompted Twitter banter involving Star Wars' Luke Skywalker and Star Trek's Captain Kirk.

Death Wish Coffee recalls canned range over potential botulism risk

New York firm Death Wish Coffee has recalled a cold coffee range after tests showed there was potential for the drink to contain a deadly toxin.

Singapore airport worker 'swapped hundreds of luggage tags'

A baggage handler has been accused of sending passengers' bags to the wrong destinations by swapping luggage tags.

Unusual deposit: Geneva loos blocked by €100,000 cash

Unusual deposit: Geneva loos blocked by €100,000 cash

Toilets in Geneva have been blocked by €100,000 (£88,000) in high-denomination euro banknotes - prompting prosecutors to seek the money's origin.

Out of this world images of the stars showcased in photography competition

Out of this world images of the stars showcased in photography competition

Dramatic images of galaxies, moons and auroras have been showcased in a prestigious photography competition.

Attention sillytonians and nickums: Forgotten words you should be using

Attention sillytonians and nickums: Forgotten words you should be using

Have you ever felt betrumped, merry-go-sorry, or like a right sillytonian? Or maybe you fancy yourself as a bit of a percher.

$50k fine as 'black and smelly' water pollutes Niagara Falls

$50k fine as 'black and smelly' water pollutes Niagara Falls

The water board responsible for Niagara Falls is being fined $50,000 (£37,314) by New York state after "black and smelly" water was discharged into the famous tourist attraction.

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The confusion surrounding the John Lewis Christmas advert

Trending on Facebook this morning is the John Lewis Christmas advert....but not all is as it seems.

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VIDEO: Lancashire vicars show support for Honey G

Controversial X-Factor finalist Honey G might not have too many supporters but it appears God is on her side.

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The confusion surrounding the John Lewis Christmas advert

Trending on Facebook this morning is the John Lewis Christmas advert....but not all is as it seems.

Singapore airport worker 'swapped hundreds of luggage tags'

Singapore airport worker 'swapped hundreds of luggage tags'

A baggage handler has been accused of sending passengers' bags to the wrong destinations by swapping luggage tags.

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