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Photobomb named word of the year
The Queen had a hand in making 'photobomb' word of the year

Photobomb named word of the year

Photobomb, an action brought to the nation's consciousness by a host of famous figures from Jennifer Lawrence to the Queen, has been named the word of the year by Collins English Dictionary.

World news

Ottawa gunman converted to Islam

Ottawa gunman converted to Islam

A masked gunman who killed a soldier at Canada's war memorial and stormed parliament before being shot dead by the ceremonial sergeant-at-arms was an Islamic convert, it has emerged.

Sport news

Another Balotelli problem for Reds

Another Balotelli problem for Reds

As if Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers did not have enough to worry about after being out-classed by Real Madrid he also found himself having to deal with another Mario Balotelli problem.

Business news

Bank forecasts growth slowdown

Bank forecasts growth slowdown

The Bank of England has marked down its growth expectations for the economy, saying there is little scope to raise interest rates as eurozone woes weigh on the UK's prospects.

Technology news

Apple issues iCloud security alert

Apple issues iCloud security alert

Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a determined effort to steal passwords and other data from people who use the service in China.

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Fired Apprentice 'would have quit'

Fired Apprentice 'would have quit'

Fired Apprentice candidate Lindsay Booth has confessed that since leaving the show she does not work as hard because she wants to "have a life".

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