L.A. City Council backs Hollywood project with new apartment towers
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It's nesting season: Snuggle up with friends, cocoa and these board games
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Death toll in Kenya attack climbs to 21, plus 5 attackers
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8 ways to Antarctica
Cruise from Argentina or New Zealand, fly across the Drake Passage or head straight for the South Pole. Clare Wilson shows you numerous and adventurous ways of how to get to...
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British Airways to paint Boeing 747 with retro design
The aircraft will be painted in a classic British Overseas Airways Corporation design dating from the 1964-1974 era. It is due to arrive at Heathrow next month.
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Stunning £100 million superyacht features 'red carpet' entrance
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Shocking images capture 'emaciated' dolphin with plastic waste wrapped around it
Shocking images of an emaciated dolphin with plastic wrapped around its beak have emerged. The marine creature washed up on the shore on Jersey in the Channel islands.
'Supercooled' bottles of water INSTANTLY turn rock hard when banged on a table
Roderick Koop, from Anchor Point, Alaska, filmed the moment after he found the bottles in his loft had not frozen, despite temperatures plunging to lows of 14°F last week.