UK sends second warship to Gulf after Iran threats over tanker seized off Gibraltar...

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Suzanne Eaton: US scientist found dead in Second World War bunker on Crete |...

An "outstanding an inspiring" American scientist found dead on the Greek island...

Bird with toe bigger than its leg found fossilised in amber | Science &...

A 99-million-year-old bird with a toe longer than its leg has been...

Air Canada passengers ‘hit the roof’ as plane drops during turbulence | World News-top

Nine people were seriously injured after severe turbulence caused passengers on an...

Fertility clinic sued for allegedly implanting wrong embryos | World News-top

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Half a million sign up to raid Area 51 and ‘see them aliens’ |...

Half a million people have signed up to "storm" a US military...

Twitter back up after ‘internal configuration’ problems caused outage | Science & Tech News-top

Social media giant Twitter is back up after an outage left users...

Father Ted star Brendan Grace dies 10 days after cancer diagnosis | Ents &...

Father Ted star Brendan Grace has died aged 68 after being diagnosed...

Back-to-back heatwaves kill 70% of Chagos islands’ coral | World News-top

Several heatwaves in the Indian Ocean have killed more than two-thirds of...