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Aug 13, 2012

Olympic medal count: USA leads in final tally as London Olympics 2012 ends, China second, Britain third

Olympic medal count: USA leads in final tally as London Olympics 2012 ends, China second, Britain third
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Updated: August 13, 2012 2:10 p.m. Read Olympics closing ceremony: Spice Girls reunion closes London 2012 (Photo and Video) The United States (USA) led the final Olympic medal count, as shown the Top 20 table below, with the London Olympics 2012 having its last day on Sunday, August 12, 2012, after two weeks of sports […]


Aug 12, 2012

Olympic medal count 2012: USA leads over China in London Olympics, Britain lands third

Olympic medal count 2012: USA leads over China in London Olympics, Britain lands third
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Updated: August 13, 2012 2:35 a.m. Read Olympic medal count: USA leads in final tally as London Olympics 2012 ends, China second, Britain third The United States of America (USA) continues to lead over China in the latest Olympic medal count, as of Saturday, August 11, 2012, or Day 15 (second to the last day) […]


Apr 26, 2012

Florence Colgate: Most Beautiful Woman with a ‘Perfect Face’ in Britain (Photo, Video)

Florence Colgate Most Beautiful Woman in the World
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Florence Colgate Image Credit: Right Entertainment Florence Colgate, an 18-year-old high school student, was chosen as Britain’s most beautiful face, according to reports by several international news sites on Tuesday, April 24, 2012. The girl with the “perfect face,” reportedly won a trip to a London model agency. Colgate will also be appearing on billboards […]


Apr 25, 2012

Aviva Investors Sent Email Accidentally Firing All Employees

Aviva Investors
By in Business, Europe, Finance, Weird No comments

An Aviva Investors employee from its human resources department in Britain accidentally ‘fired’ all of its 1,300 employees worldwide by email after sending ‘goodbye’ email to everyone, the Daily Mail reported on Monday, April 23, 2012. Aviva Investors logo Image Credit: Aviva According to reports, the message, which was supposed to be sent to only […]


Oct 20, 2011

Viking Burial Site: Viking Boat Unearthed In Scotland

Viking Boat Burial Site
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Drawing Of Viking Burial Site Image Credit: AFP PHOTO/AOC/Dan Addisson A Viking burial site has been discovered by a team of archaeologist in a remote area of Ardnamurchan Peninsula in Scotand. The information was released on October 19, 2011 by AOC Archaeology showing some photos taken during the excavation. According to several news reports, it […]


Jul 3, 2011

Klitschko dominates Haye in the world heavyweight title unification bout

Klitschko dominates Haye in the world heavyweight title unification bout
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Wladimir Klitschko (left) and David Haye (right) in a tangle. Image Credit: Getty Images Wladimir Klitschko won via unanimous points decision against Britain‘s David Haye in their world heavyweight title unification match last July 2,┬áSaturday night in Hamburg, Germany as reported by various sports news sites, July 3, 2011. The towering Ukrainian reportedly got the […]


Apr 26, 2011

Retirement Planning: Survey Says Canadians in Trouble

Retirement Planning: Survey Says Canadians in Trouble
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Retirement planning, according to an online survey of more than 1,000 Canadians, has presented problems with the payment of debts, monthly bills and credit cards surfaced. This is according the business section of news sites, April 25, 2011.


Apr 9, 2011

British Museum Wants To Lift A Rare World War Two Era German Dornier 17 Bomber

German Dornier 17 aircraft
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German Dornier 17 aircraft found on British coast Image Credit: Port of London Authority/Reson A British meseum wants to raise for collection a rare World War Two era German bomber that has been discovered on shifting seabed off British coast. The lost German Dornier 17 bomber was said to have sunk some 50ft to the […]


Feb 20, 2011

Loch Ness Monster Pictures Taken By Kayaker At Lake Windermere In England

Loch Ness Monster Pictures Taken By Kayaker At Lake Windermere In England
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Loch Ness Monster Picture Lake Windermere Image Credit: Tom Pickles/The Upshot Lock Ness monster version of England was seen and pictures were taken by Kayaking couple, Tom Pickles and Sarah Harrington on the waters of Lake Windermere, according to a a report by Brett Michael Dykes of The Upshot on Friday, February 18, 2011. The […]


Jan 6, 2011

Mass Crab Deaths: 40,000 Dead Devil Crabs Wash Up In Britain Due To Hypothermia In Freezing Sea?

Devil crabs wash ashore
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Dr. Alasdair Bruce, one of the experts studying the dead crabs. Image Credit: Phil Houghton/Sott.net After the reported incident of mass birds deaths in Arkansas and Louisiana, in Britain, more than 40,000 of dead Devil crabs also known as Velvet swimming crabs has been reported being washed up along the Kent coast. According to a […]