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A paedophile was able to continue abusing two victims because of failings by Devon County Council social workers.
Devon and Cornwall Police say don't leave valuables on show.
Emergency services delayed by inconsiderate motorists
Starbucks' turnover dropped last year for the first time, in the wake of revelations about its corporate tax practices.
A drunken passenger sparked a hijack scare after trying to break into the cockpit of a Virgin passenger plane.
Relatives of those who died in the Hillsborough disaster say claims government computers were used to post insulting messages about the tragedy are "deeply upsetting".
Drinking more coffee could lead to an "immediate" reduction in diabetes risk, research has found.
A series of cryptic tweets from former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher has provoked a frenzy of speculation the band could reform.
Coronation Street actress Barbara Knox has hired a lawyer known as 'Mr Loophole' after being charged with drink driving.
John Newman is up against London Grammar and Palma Violets for the prestigious Ivor Novello songwriting award.
Lawyers for two women kidnapped and held for a decade have called for American comedian Joan Rivers to apologise after she compared her living arrangements to theirs in captivity.
Olympic long jump champion Greg Rutherford has smashed the British record in a meeting in the United States.
Swimming great Michael Phelps finished an impressive second in his comeback event in Arizona on Thursday.
Former Scotland and Rangers defender Sandy Jardine has died at the age of 65.
Luis Suarez says he is surprised at Liverpool's success this season and admits he did not think they would be in position to compete for the title.
Two students have used a 3D printer to put an end to one of mankind’s biggest frustrations – the puddle of insipid water that trickles out of ketchup bottles.
Word on the street was that the bride was a bit of a cow...
A leopard hid in the roof of a house in western India before launching an attack on petrified residents.
A onesie that can turn you into a wi-fi hotspot has been developed by a Dutch fashion designer.
Watch as two BASE jumpers set a new world record for skydiving.
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A whopping 79% of women lie to their friends and family about the real reason they can’t go out on the town.
According to one in ten men a man's place is now well and truly in the kitchen.
Research has revealed that 85% of British men dream of an easy life.
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