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Builders get revenge on fly-tippers by using digger to give back their rubbish

This is the moment a fly-tipping couple got a taste of their own medicine after builders found their address among a mound of waste. When the construction workers found the

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Juries sent home after court toilets are blocked by ‘unusually large’ item

Three juries were sent home early from the Old Bailey after an ‘unusually large parcel’ blocked one of the toilets. It meant the water supply had to be turned off

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Shooting at Molson Coors’ Milwaukee facility leaves 6 dead, including suspect, authorities say

Six people are dead after a Molson Coors Beverage Co. employee killed five of his co-workers and then fatally shot himself during a rampage at the company’s Milwaukee campus Wednesday,

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Georgia man who transported heroin, meth in kids’ candy sentenced 151 months in prison

A Georgia man was sentenced Tuesday to 151 months in prison for illegally transporting methamphetamine and heroin inside children’s candy, prosecutors said. Atlanta resident Cleveland James McKinney, 30, pled guilty

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Florida deputy shoots ax-wielding man who busted into her home, sheriff says

An ax-wielding Florida man picked the wrong home to break into Tuesday night when he busted down a sheriff’s deputy’s door and was shot multiple times, authorities said. Steven William

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Kansas man awarded $1.5M, declared innocent after 23 years in prison for double murder he didn’t commit

A Kansas man who spent 23 years behind bars for a double murder he did not commit was awarded $1.5 million on Monday, after winning his wrongful conviction lawsuit against

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Tycoon who lost £3,000,000,000 fortune changed name to hide rape conviction

A property tycoon who was once worth £3 billion is fighting to overturn a police sexual offence notification order because it ‘infringes on his right to a private life’. Simon

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