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UK Cinema-Goers Asked to Become Real-Life 007s

British film icon James Bond has entertained audiences for over five decades, but now the country's foreign intelligence agency is asking cinema-goers to become spies themselves.

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100 Customers Flee Spanish Restaurant without Paying

Spanish police were on Friday hunting more than a hundred restaurant customers who fled without paying the bill.

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McDonald's Serves 'McLizard' to Pregnant Indian Woman

A pregnant woman in Kolkata in eastern India has complained of finding a lizard in the french fries she bought at her local McDonald's restaurant.

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Mystery of Missing French Family Deepens after Jogger's Find

A mystery gripping France intensified Wednesday as a jogger discovered items belonging to a member of a family of four who have been missing for nearly two weeks.

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Finland Police Officer Cleared over Putin Entry in Criminal Database

A Finnish police officer on Tuesday was cleared of charges of negligence over the appearance of Russian President Vladimir Putin's name on a database of criminal suspects.

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Mystery as Murder Probe Opened over Missing French Family

The disappearance of a family of four nearly two weeks ago, leaving behind a home "frozen in time", has prompted a murder probe in a case that has stumped the nation.

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Taliban Leader Urges Afghans to Plant Trees

The Taliban's leader called on Afghans to plant trees as Spring approaches in a rare public statement Sunday that comes amid fears of another bloody fighting season.

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Indonesian Plane Turns Back as Door not Totally Closed

An Indonesian passenger plane carrying 192 people from China to Bali was forced to turn back after the crew realized one of its doors was not properly closed, the airline said Friday.

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Professor Has Taken 'Selfie' Every Day for Last 30 Years

Long before they were called selfies, Karl Baden snapped a simple black and white photo of himself. Then he repeated it, every day, for the next three decades.

Baden's "Every Day" project officially turns 30 on Thursday and he says he has no intention of stopping. The stark contemplation on mortality and aging has prompted some to dub the Boston College professor the unwitting "father of the selfie."

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Indian Doctor Pulls Live Cockroach from Woman's Skull

It's the stuff of nightmares -- a cockroach crawls up your nose in the middle of the night, burrows in and drives you mad with scratching behind your eyes. But for one Indian woman, this horror story proved all too real.

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