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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

Classy Real rout Reds

Classy Real rout Reds

Real Madrid showed exactly why they are European champions and how far Liverpool have fallen down the pecking order with a 3-0 victory in a display which oozed class at Anfield.

Business news

'Jail for bankers' stance softened

'Jail for bankers' stance softened

The Bank of England's deputy governor has apparently softened its stance on plans to jail reckless senior bankers after a City backlash.

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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