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Chinese Company Builds 350ft Tall Waterfall On The Side Of A Skyscraper
Residents in the Guiyang City, in south west China have been left staring in amazement at a gigantic artificial waterfall that cascades more than 100 metres down the side of a skyscraper. The Liebian Building, in the city's business district, now has one of the world's largest water features stuck onto the side of it…
Ryan Reynolds Reveals The Reason Blake Lively Would Divorce Him
Everybody loves Ryan Reynolds, right? He's the fun-loving, happy-go-lucky Canadian film star who brought us such classics as Deadpool, Deadpool 2, and Green Lant... no, I couldn't go through with that last one, sorry. He was in it, mind. These days, of course, he seems to be as well known for his online patter as…
Cristiano Ronaldo Still Has The Physical State of A 20-Year-Old
For most people, 33 years old is nothing. Many of us will slog for at least another 30 years before we can retire (Ha! Like we'll ever retire) and enjoy our old age. However, for professional footballers, 33 is the twilight of their career. The body slows down, the muscles and joints can't hold up,…
The Real Life Story That Inspired ‘Saving Private Ryan’
Is there any genre in film that can evoke the entire spectrum of human emotions in 90 minutes quite as readily as a war movie? To be honest, probably not. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll seethe with anger and you'll slump into your seat in despair. You'll cheer and you'll mourn, all in equal measures.…
Elite armed police numbers boosted but target yet to be…
Elite armed police numbers boosted but target yet to be hit A planned rise in the numbers of elite counter-terrorist police marksmen has yet to hit its target as a senior officer admitted challenges in recruitment. Police chiefs revealed on Thursday there had been a 70% increase in the ranks of the most highly trained…
UK could become `jurisdiction of choice´ for financial…
UK could become `jurisdiction of choice´ for financial crime, warns MP The UK risks becoming the “jurisdiction of choice” for financial crime and corruption, an MP has warned, as McMafia star James Norton joined politicians and campaigners warning of its scale. Dame Margaret Hodge said “every crook and every villain in the world uses the…
Eight migrants are shot in Calais amid mass brawl
French government warns levels of violence in Calais are 'unbearable' and like 'never seen before' after five migrants were shot during a giant brawl involving people smugglers Five migrants were shot during a brawl involving people smugglers in Calais, in what the French government called an 'unbearable' escalation of violence in the port that serves…
Generous customers and staff at the Aldi Logistics Centre in Swindon have pulled together to raise more than £2,350 for Teenage Cancer Trust, helping the retailer to hit its £2m milestone this month. Employees in the Scimitar Way Centre alone have supported the charity push over the last six months...

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