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Recording songs by the Beatles at Abbey Road gave Milos 'tingles'

By Michael Roddy LONDON (Reuters) – Montenegrin classical guitarist Milos Karadaglic says he felt "tingles" when he recorded tunes from the Beatles songbook at the Abbey Road Studios where they…

Snapchat photo messaging service down

Photo messaging service Snapchat is down for many users in the UK & around the world, with the company confirming it is working to fix the problem. The app, which…

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US government ends research on all chimpanzees

Chimpanzees will no longer be used for US government research & the remaining 50 chimps in federal custody will be sent to a sanctuary for retirement, health authorities said. The…

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VW diesel owners to get $1,000 in gift cards and vouchers

DETROIT (AP) — Owners of 482,000 diesel Volkswagens & Audis in the U.S. are eligible for $1,000 in gift cards & vouchers as the automaker strives to placate customers dismayed…

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Mauritania will not prosecute repatriated Guantanamo detainee

NOUAKCHOTT (Reuters) – A Guantanamo Bay detainee from Mauritania released this week by U.S. military authorities has rejoined his family & will not face prosecution in the West African nation,…

Blast rocks Tianjin, 2 months after fatal explosion

BEIJING (AP) — Two months after massive explosions left 173 people dead or missing in a major port city in northern China, Tianijn has been rattled again by a warehouse…

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More than 2,500 refugees land on Lesbos on Wednesday – witness

LESBOS, Greece (Reuters) – More than 2,500 people, mainly Afghan refugees, arrived on the Greek island of Lesbos on Wednesday morning in the space of three hours, a Reuters witness…

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14 arrested during dawn raids in landfill tax fraud probe

Fourteen people have been arrested during dawn raids in a number of cities as part of an investigation into a suspected multimillion-pound landfill tax fraud. Around 180 officers from HM…