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<b>London's New Year's Eve fireworks display is to be limited to a viewing area of 100,000 ticketed spectators for the first time.</b><p>The event's popularity made it "untenable" to strain the transport and safety infrastructure with a larger number, the Mayor's office said.<p>The display was first staged at …South Bank
<b>King Richard III was probably killed by two blows to the head during a "sustained attack", according to new scientific research.</b><p>The English king was killed at the Battle of Bosworth on 22 August, 1485.<p>Forensic teams at the University of Leicester have now revealed he suffered at least 11 injuries, …Richard III
Sefer Calinak, when he appeared on a Turkish dating show called Luck of the Draw, revealed to the host that he had murdered both his former wife and …Crime
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Fifty years ago this week, the Great Alaska Earthquake ravaged the Pacific Northwest, killing more than 100 people. Nine-tenths of those weren’t caused by the earthquake, though, but by a series of tsunamis that pummeled the coast, one of which towered 219 feet (66 meters) high.<p>They come taller …Geology
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Although we’re not sure if we still need phone booth, but we still admire Hakan Gursu‘s attempt to modernize our old phone booth. It’s called …
At least 70 people are reported to have died from Ebola hemorrhagic fever in Guinea, according to a statement from the West African nation's health ministry.<p>Officials say there are at least 111 suspected cases of the viral disease, which spreads in the blood and shuts down the immune system, …
<b>Skeletons unearthed in London Crossrail excavations are Black Death victims from the great pandemic of the 14th Century, forensic tests indicate.</b><p>Their teeth contain DNA from the plague bacterium <i>Yersinia pestis</i> and their graves have been dated to 1348-50.<p>Records say thousands of Londoners perished …