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Two dead on set of Tom Cruise film

Two crew members from Tom Cruise’s new movie have reportedly been killed in an on-set plane crash. A small plane assigned to the crew of a movie starring Cruise crashed in Colombia on Friday, Sept. 11, killing multiple people, the country’s civilian aviation authority said. ACTOR Tom Cruise flew in …

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Selfie pair escape twin lightning strikes

Close call … Friends Donna and Olivia pose for a picture minutes before the tragedy killed two people. Picture: Donna Cavanagh Source: Supplied FRIENDS have posed for a selfie on a mountain top capturing the moment just before two lightning bolts struck, leaving two people dead. The Mirror reports that …

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Tunisia declares state of emergency

Beach attack … tourists take part in a minute of silence on July 3, 2015, in memory of those killed the previous week by a jihadist gunman. Picture: AFP/Fethi Belaid Source: AFP A state of emergency has been declared in Tunisia following last week’s jihadist beach massacre. A STATE of …

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US, Cuba to reopen embassies

Embracing idea … A woman with a US flag over her head laughs in the Cuban province of Holguin. Picture: AFP Source: AFP US PRESIDENT Barack Obama has announced that the US and Cuba will reopen their embassies in Havana and Washington, heralding a “new chapter” in relations after a …

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Nanny hits baby and eats his food

A nanny is facing child abuse charges in Argentina after she was secretly filmed hitting and stealing food from a baby. Secret camera … Nanny Eve Mantaras goes to feed the two-year-old baby boy. Picture: Web grab Source: News Corp Australia A NANNY was secretly filmed hitting a baby boy …

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Passenger pulls off plane window

An airline passenger alledgedly travelling on TAM Airlines holds a window pane in his hands after it simply fell off. Courtesy: Youtube/Eduardo Caram IF you’re a terrified flyer, maybe you shouldn’t watch this video of a man casually pulling off a plane window of an Airbus A320. Brazilian Eduardo Caram …

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Human Ken doll’s tragic fate

Before and after: Celso Santebañes quest to become a living Ken doll ended in tragedy, when he died at just 20. Source: Supplied EVEN before he found global fame as a human Ken doll, Celso Santebañes’ physical appearance had made him a star in his native Brazil. As a child, …

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