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Schumacher 'stable', media urged to respect privacy | Reuters

GRENOBLE, France (Reuters) - Seven-times Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher was in a stable condition on Wednesday, three days after suffering brain injuries in a skiing accident, his agent Sabine Kehm said outside the French hospital treating him.<p>Kehm urged journalists to respect the …

Why the Queen 'banned' Lupo from Sandringham

The Queen was not keen on the idea of having Lupo, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's cocker spaniel, at Sandringham for Christmas.<p>Since he joined their family a year ago, Lupo has seldom, if ever, been parted from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. The loveable cocker spaniel was, however, …

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Michael Schumacher, the seven times Formula One world champion, is fighting for his life after suffering a brain haemorrhage following a skiing accident. Schumacher was in a coma and a “critical” condition after striking his head on a rock in the French Alps, the hospital treating him said. More here: Photo: Rex

The eyes in Leonardo da Vinci's painting of the Mona Lisa are said by some to follow viewers around the room, but in this clever optical illusion the entire head of a dinosaur appears to move with the camera. Watch it here:

For all the breaking news and self-promotion on Twitter, it is the funny tweets - the witty, caustic, punning, silly, gag-smithing quips - which keep the social media platform ticking over. Here, in no particular order and in an entirely subjective list, we set out the 40 funniest tweets of 2013:

Quiz: who said what? As a year of verbal sparring and feminist dialogue comes to a close, we round up some of the best women-related quotes of 2013. Take the quiz here:

While most people will be reaching for an aspirin to help alleviate their New Year hangover, it appears that the ubiquitous medicine has many other surprising uses. This includes being able to give your flat car battery an emergency boost, keeping flowers fresh and cleaning stains off your clothes. Watch the video for more:

'New Year resolutions – what a bunch of flaming hog balls. Have you ever made any? Congratulations – you’re an utter buffoon. Here’s the thing, if you’re the kind of lazy, self-indulgent maniac who needs something as momentous as THE START OF AN ACTUAL YEAR to remind yourself not to eat an entire box of doughnuts in one sitting, or to stop watching 15 hours of TV every day, the chances are that NOTHING short of hiring a squad of armed personal trainers to keep your nose in a book and your mouth off the pies is going to make any difference.' John Niven gets very cross indeed about New Year resolutions: (Photo: Run Fatboy Run)

Giant yellow duck explodes hours before New Year's Eve in Taiwan - video

A giant yellow duck designed by Dutch artist Florentjin Hofman has exploded for the second time, eleven days after it went on display in a northern Taiwan port. The 18m-tall duck was supposed to be the star attraction for local New Year's Eve celebrations but instead burst without explanation to …

I, too, am one of the estimated 22,000 homeless children in New York

I used to dread it when people at school asked me where I live or if we could hang out at my place. I would try to give my schoolmates a general response, maybe the name of a neighborhood, but they always pressed for more. I've been homeless on and off for most of my life. I've lived in New York …

Robots 'to work in supermarkets'

The sound of "please put your item in the bagging area" has often provided irritation to a number of supermarket customers when using computerised check-outs but a new innovation could mean a more personalised service from a robot.<p>BBC Click's Ian Hardy meets the robot engineered to look after you …


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