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Fire broke out last night at Richard Branson's Caribbean Great House on Necker, his private isle in the British Virgin Islands

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...land at the end of this year, and his 90-year-old mother, Eve, were also among guests forced to flee the Great House. The Virgin’s boss, 61, his wife, Joan, and son, Sam, were on the island but were staying in another house about 100 meters away from Great House. Fire broke out last night at Richard Branson's Caribbean Great House on Necker, his private isle in the British Virgin Islands &nbs...

An American diver was killed today by a great white shark in the second fatal shark attack off the coast of Western Australia state in 12 days

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An American diver was killed today by a great white shark in the second fatal shark attack off the coast of Western Australia state in 12 days. The victim, who has yet to be named, is said to have died from “shocking” injuries after witnesses reported seeing a 10-foot great white shark. The American man was a 32-year-old U.S. citizen who diving alone off a 25 feet boat near Rottnest Island, which...

A large section of coastline in South Africa has been closed after a 15-metre whale washed ashore following an attack by Great White sharks

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...pokesman for Cape Town’s disaster risk management centre, said: “A decision was taken to begin the recovery operation immediately because of the increase of shark activity off beaches along the False Bay coastline.” A large section of coastline in South Africa has been closed after a 15-metre whale washed ashore following an attack by Great White sharks The warning did not stop curious onlo...

The great white shark was estimated at 12-14 ft and was seen less than 100 ft out in the water when it appeared behind Walter Szulc

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Walter Szulc’s first experience in a kayak was enough to deter even the bravest as his quiet maiden voyage in the one-man canoe resulted in him being stalked by one of the sea’s most dangerous predators. Shocked beachgoers on Nauset Beach near Cape Cod were lining the beach screaming “shark, shark” to attempt to warn Walter Szulc - but he failed to hear them. The great white shark was...

Halle Berry is seen having close encounters with great white sharks in behind the scenes footage of her movie Dark Tide

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...ks in behind the scenes footage of her movie Dark Tide. Halle Berry, 46, is pictured reaching out to the ocean predators while leaning over on the edge of a boat and she even got to touch one in the wild. “Apparently, I’m one of the very few people who have done that,” she has said. “How did I manage it? Very carefully.” Halle Berry is seen having close encounters with great white sharks in behin...

White House Benghazi emails reveal the then CIA-Director David Petraeus strongly objected to the Obama administration's version of events of the terror attack on the U.S. diplomatic post in Libya

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...estigation,” the official wrote. David Petraeus responded at 2:27 saying he’d prefer not to even use them in that form. But he said the decision was up to the White House’s national security staff. “NSS’s call, to be sure; however, this is certainly not what Vice Chairman [Dutch] Ruppersberger was hoping to get for unclas use. Regardless, thanks for the great work.” C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger is th...

A form of virgin birth has been found in wild vertebrates for the first time

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...sexually. First identified in domestic chickens, such “virgin births” have been reported in recent years in a few snake, shark, lizard and bird species. Crucially though, all such virgin births have occurred in captivity, to females kept away from males. Virgin births in vertebrates in general have been viewed as “evolutionary novelties”, said Warren Booth, from the Univers...

White Chocolate Cheesecake with White Chocolate Brandy Sauce

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...with White Chocolate Brandy Sauce 1/2 cup heavy cream, room temperature 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract White Chocolate Brandy Sauce: 2 cups finely chopped white chocolate 1 cup heavy cream 2 fluid ounces brandy Directions: Preheat oven to 300 F (150 C). Wrap the outside of a 10-inch springform pan with foil. Grease the inside of the pan. Place the cream cheese, sugar, and flour in a mixing bowl and...

A 300 lbs gingerbread replica of the White House was the centrepiece of the White House Christmas decorations, unveiled Wednesday by First Lady Michelle Obama

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A 300 lbs gingerbread replica of the White House was the centrepiece of the White House Christmas decorations, unveiled Wednesday by First Lady Michelle Obama. The impressive structure, which features a marzipan version of the kitchen garden and an oversized model of First Dog Bo, was pride of place in the State Dining Room. Michelle Obama presented this year’s decorations before an appreci...

Kate wore a Cook Islands traditional dress to an event celebrating Solomon Islands' culture

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The Duchess of Cambridge wore what she had assumed was a traditional national dress to an event celebrating Solomon Islands’ culture…only to later discover that the dress was actually from the Cook Islands, some 3,000 miles away. Kate and William were meant to have dressed as Solomon Islanders to the party in the capital of Honiara on 16 September, part of their Diamond Jubilee tour o...

Six Chinese surveillance ships have entered waters near islands claimed by both Japan and China

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Six Chinese surveillance ships have entered waters near islands claimed by both Japan and China. China said the ships were carrying out “law enforcement” to demonstrate its jurisdiction over the islands, known as Diaoyu in China and Senkaku in Japan. At least two of the vessels left after the Japanese coast guard issued a warning, Japanese officials say. The move came after Japan seal...

Anti-Japanese protests took place in cities across China after Japan's nationalists raised their country's flag on disputed islands

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Anti-Japanese protests took place in cities across China after Japan’s nationalists raised their country’s flag on disputed islands. Thousands of people took to the streets in Shenzhen, Guangzhou and a number of other cities demanding that Japan leave the islands in the East China Sea. In Shenzhen, some demonstrators attacked Japanese restaurants and smashed Japanese-made cars. The is...

The Falkland Islands voters are going to the polls on Sunday and Monday in a referendum on whether to remain a British Overseas Territory

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The Falkland Islands voters are going to the polls on Sunday and Monday in a referendum on whether to remain a British Overseas Territory. Argentina has constantly reiterated its claims to sovereignty over the islands. This is the case more than 30 years after Argentina invaded the Falklands and its troops were ousted by a British Task Force in a 74-day conflict. Relations between Buenos Aires an...

Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has called on the UK government to hand over the Falkland Islands, in an open letter printed in British newspapers

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Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has called on the UK government to hand over the Falkland Islands, in an open letter printed in British newspapers. President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner urges British Prime Minister David Cameron to abide by a 1965 UN resolution to “negotiate a solution” over the islands. The letter says they were forcibly stripped from Ar...

Japan has accused China of violating its airspace for the first time after a Chinese government plane flew near disputed East China Sea islands

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Japan has accused China of violating its airspace for the first time after a Chinese government plane flew near disputed East China Sea islands. Fighter jets were scrambled after the plane was seen around 11:00 local time near one of the islands, spokesman Osamu Fujimura said. Japan lodged an immediate protest with Beijing, he said. The islands, known as Senkaku in Japan and Diaoyu in China, have...

Jill Kelley and her twin sister, Natalie Khawam, had two courtesy meals at the White House as guests of a mid-level aide in September and October

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Jill Kelley, the Florida housewife at the centre of the David Petraeus scandal, was given access to the White House on three separate occasion thanks to a lawyer friend who works for the administration, according to recent reports. Jill Kelley and her twin sister, Natalie Khawam, had two “courtesy” meals in the mess at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue as guests of a mid-level aide in September and Octobe...

Japanese politicians have set sail for a group of disputed islands, in the teeth of protests by China which claims them for its own

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Japanese politicians have set sail for a group of disputed islands, in the teeth of protests by China which claims them for its own. A flotilla of some 20 Japanese boats set out for the Senkaku (Chinese: Diaoyu) islands and is expected to anchor off them early on Sunday. The politicians plan to commemorate Japanese dead in World War II, when Japan occupied eastern China. But Japan’s governm...

The islands, known in China as Xisha but the Paracels elsewhere, are claimed by China, Vietnam and Taiwan

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China starts running tourism cruises to Paracel Islands, a chain of disputed islands in the South China Sea by next month, state media reports. Chinese news agency Xinhua said tourists would live on board ships, as the largest island has only one hotel and no fresh water. The islands, known in China as Xisha but the Paracels elsewhere, are claimed by China, Vietnam and Taiwan. China has controlle...

American First Lady Michelle Obama revealed White House Christmas decorations for this holiday season

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American First Lady Michelle Obama revealed White House Christmas decorations for this holiday season. American First Dog Bo is upstaging the Christmas decorations at the White House in 2011. This year, the Obamas’ Portuguese water dog is in almost every room of the ground and State floors, ranging from a miniature licorice and marshmallow version to a felt design four-and-a-half feet tall....

Richard Branson lifted up his kilt to the watching crowd to reveal pants bearing the slogan “stiff competition” as he stepped off the first Virgin plane at Edinburgh airport from Heathrow

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...emain on neutral ground over the question of Scottish Independence. “If Scotland becomes independent they will have an airline that will be delighted to connect them to their neighboring country and if it stays part of Great Britain, we will be equally delighted to have Scottish people use our services to take visits down to little old England,” said Richard Branson. Either way, Virgin will stay i...

Chinese indignation grew recently when nationalist politicians from Japan visited disputed islands to commemorate the Japanese dead of WWII

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A ceremony to mark 40 years of ties with Japan has been canceled by China as the two countries’ row over an island chain continues. A Chinese official said the ceremony, due to be held on Thursday, was being postponed “until an appropriate time”. Asia’s two biggest economies have argued for decades over the Japanese-held islands, known as the Senkaku in Tokyo and the Diaoy...

Two Chinese patrol ships have been sent to islands disputed with Japan, which has sealed a deal to purchase the islands

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Two Chinese patrol ships have been sent to islands disputed with Japan, which has sealed a deal to purchase the islands, China’ state media says. The ships had reached waters near the islands – known as Senkaku in Japan and Diaoyu in China – to “assert the country’s sovereignty”, Xinhua news agency said. Japan confirmed on Tuesday it had signed a contract to buy thre...

The Japanese government will pay 2.05 bn yen ($26 million) to buy islands known as Senkaku in Japan and Diaoyu in China

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Japan’s government has reached a deal to buy disputed islands in the East China Sea from their private owner, local media reports. The government will pay 2.05 billion yen ($26 million) to buy islands known as Senkaku in Japan and Diaoyu in China. There was no confirmation from officials, but the reports were carried by major Japanese media outlets, citing government sources. The outspoken Tokyo...

Clips with the squirrel’s nuts were posted on Youtube and social networks

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Mitt Romney was spotted picking up a snack in a McDonald's restaurant just ahead of a lunch in the White House with Barack Obama on Thursday

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Mitt Romney was spotted picking up a snack in a McDonald’s restaurant just ahead of a lunch in the White House with Barack Obama on Thursday. Barack Obama and Mitt Romney meeting has already inspired dozens of internet memes speculating on what exactly went on. The former governor of Massachusetts was photographed apparently buying a McFlurry milkshake, and the picture was then uploaded to...