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Monster waves delay NASA parachute

Deflated … This NASA artist’s concept shows the test vehicle for NASA’s Low-Density Supersonic Decelerator (LDSD), designed to test landing technologies for future Mars missions. Picture: AFP Source: AFP HIGH waves have forced NASA to postpone the first test of the largest parachute ever deployed, during a flying saucer launch …

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Pregnant teen beaten by own family

Raped by a family member … The 14-year-old girl had been a virgin before the sexual abuse that left her pregnant. Source: ThinkStock A PREGNANT 14-year-old was subjected to a brutal beating by her own family members — repeatedly hit in the stomach — to try to induce an abortion. …

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Lesbian date ends in murder

‘Disappointed’ … Jessica Ewing said that the two had planned a date night where they would cook and hang out. Picture: Supplied Source: Supplied A FORMER Virginia Tech university student in the US has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for the 2014 murder of another female student, who …

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FIFA president Blatter resigns

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has announced he will step down amid the major corruption scandal and called new elections. “I have thoroughly thought about my presidency and the 40 years FIFA- has played in my life. I love Fifa more than anything else and I only want to do the …

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Teacher shows boob job to pupils

The Pretty Girls singer has already fessed up to a boob job earlier this year but is that the only plastic surgery Iggy has had? Quits job … A teacher at a high school allegedly showed off her breast enlargements to three students, aged 16 to 18. Picture: Kortney Olsen …

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Supreme Court backs woman over headscarf

Dress codes … Abercrombie & Fitch said Samantha Elauf’s scarf clashed with its dress code, which called for a ‘classic East Coast collegiate style.’ Picture: AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais Source: AP THE US Supreme Court has ruled in favour of a Muslim woman who claimed she was denied a sales …

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‘Black witch’ jailed for arson

Castling Street Heritage house. Ouija Board. Source: News Corp Australia A MOTHER and daughter who set fire to their house following a black magic session in which they tried to contact their dead dog have been sentenced to jail. Margaret Carroll, 60, and daughter Katrina Livingstone, 37 burned down their …

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