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Denver Broncos keen to make 'Papa' Wade Phillips proud ahead of Super Bowl 50 

PETER CARLINE: Wade Phillips, the laid-back 68-year-old has a Texan drawl, seldom shouts, but when he is angry his players know about it.
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Ellie Goulding takes to the stage in leather hot-pants in Barcelona

She is hardly the shy and retiring type. So fans of Ellie Gouldig were surely not surprised when she put on a leggy display at her latest live show on Friday night.
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Vladimir Putin is grooming Alexei Dyumin become future Russian president

Deputy defence minister Alexei Dyumin, 43, was this week handed the job of governor of Tula region, as previously unknown details of his ‘courage’ were suddenly leaked to the media.
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State schools grow in popularity among wealthy parents

State schools have become more attractive to wealthy parents in comparison to 30 years ago, according to the editor-in-chief of the Good Schools Guide.
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Litter-strewn streets heighten expectations of violence and vandalism

The authors urge local authorities to treat litter as a more urgent priority and say they could save millions of pounds by simply investing in the area.
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Michael Moore hospitalized with pneumonia for a week in New York ICU

Things 'didn't look good' when Moore was admitted in a New York ICU on Sunday night. He credited 'good doctors, decent hospital food and 2nd-term Obamacare' for his recovery.
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How giving up alcohol for one month banished Helen McGinn's wrinkles  

Wine critic Helen McGinn has given up alcohol for a month and as a result the wrinkles around her eyes reduced by up to 12 per cent in length and depth.
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Ferrari 335 S Spider Scaglietti sells at auction to unknown buyer for £25M

An auction room applauded a classic Ferrari after it sold for almost £25 million to become the world's most expensive car.
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Young women prompt huge surge in Women's Institute's popularity

The Women's Institute, once famous for its jam and knitting, is now attracting a new breed of young, urban women who do yoga (file photo) and hold their meetings in the pub
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Dorset woman may lose her £355,000 home in Dorchester

Joy Williams (pictured), 69, faces losing her well kept three bedroom bungalow in Dorchester, Dorset, because the man she lived with for 18 years never divorced his wife and never updated his will
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Little Mix perform with Jason Derulo at London's 02 Arena 

R&B star Jason Derulo, 26, invited Little Mix to the stage during his gig at London's 02 to perform the track, much to the delight of 20,000 adoring fans.
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Google pay staff an average salary of £160,000 for UK workers

Google spent more than half a billion pounds on wages for its 2,000 plus UK staff, its latest accounts reveal.
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British Airways' female cabin crew now allowed to wear trousers at work

Female cabin crew working for British Airways will now be allowed to wear trousers at work following a ruling described as bringing the airline into the '21st century'.
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Frank Bruno says he wants to return to the ring on ITV's This Morning

Boxer Frank Bruno announced his comeback at the age of 54. He retired in 1996 after losing heavyweight title to Mike Tyson. Now his daughters are worried about his health and sanity
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Reese Witherspoon makes a stylish errand run with son Deacon

The 39-year-old Wild star dressed up her navy jeans with a creamy knit sweater that was bunched up at the elbows and tan fedora with black band going round the crown.
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Inside the Chinese farms where monkeys are taught to perform for tourists

These are the disturbing pictures of terrified monkeys in a Chinese village, where they have been trained from sunrise to sunset to perform for tourists to make money. 
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How Dylan Hartley is embracing fatherhood following arrival of daughter 

New England captain Dylan Hartley has been banned for more than 52 weeks of his professional career or punching, biting and headbutting other players.
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Artem Lobov bids to kickstart UFC career with victory after incredible journey from Russia to Conor McGregor's Dublin gym

MARTIN DOMIN: Artem Lobov was born in Russia but made his way to Dublin via two years in Argentina with his mum and step-dad. Lobov has his second fight in the UFC when he faces Alex White in Las Vegas.
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CM Punk is a superstar but that won't stop me beating him up, says Mickey Gall

The 24-year-old takes on Mike Jackson on Saturday night in just his second professional fight but should he win, he will be officially named as the first opponent for former WWE star CM Punk.
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UFC fighter Alex Nicholson proposes to his girlfriend before weigh-in

As if making weight was not stressful enough for Alex Nicholson, he gave himself even more to think about in fight week by planning his proposal. Nicholson popped the question before he stepped on the scales.
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Can Hormone Replacement Therapy help hold off dementia?

HRT may protect women against dementia, a new study claims. Women who take oestrogen supplements before the start of menopause had better preserved brain structure.
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TERRY WOGAN's memoirs 'Mustn't Grumble' and 'Is It Me?' revealed

In his wonderfully candid memoirs, TERRY WOGAN remembers growing up in Limerick, Ireland, without a car, a phone or a TV - all things he credits for making him the wonderful broadcaster he became
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Jon Jones backs Rafael dos Anjos to beat Conor McGregor at UFC 196

Jon Jones has backed Rafael dos Anjos to stop Conor McGregor becoming a two-weigh UFC champion. McGregor will bid to add the lightweight belt to his featherweight strap against Dos Anjos.
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Johny Hendricks ready to take control of his UFC career against Stephen Thompson

Johny Hendricks is finally in control of a career that was in the ascendancy even after defeat by Georges St-Pierre but crumbled during a disastrous weight-cut for his fight with Tyron Woodley.
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Apple's software update 'Error 53' could kill your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus

If a mysterious error code called ‘Error 53’ pops up on your iPhone, brace yourself. This message could mean imminent death for iPhones that have been repaired by third party services.
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How Somalian men are living by the laws of their native country in UK

The family members (pictured) of the three Somali men found guilty of raping a 16-year-old girl in Rusholme, Manchester, in 2013, showed their support for the trio by attending court
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George Osborne wants to cut £34bn cost of pensions tax relief in Budget 2016

Officials are considering drastic cuts to savers’ pension tax breaks - which could affect five million higher-rate taxpayers - and could act in next month’s Budget.
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EU audit shows farmers add non-organic animals and birds into herds and flocks

British farmers are bypassing strict laws on organic food production, leading to questions about the integrity of the multi-billion-pound business.
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Why, why, why! Six Nations fans told not to sing Welsh rugby anthem Delilah because it 'glorifies violence against women' 

Labour MP Chris Bryant has called on Welsh rugby fans to stop singing Delilah before the beginning of home internationals because the song deals with the knife murder of a woman.
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Nicola Dandridge blocking reveal of salaries to public gets secret pay rise

Nicola Dandridge now earns £159,500 per year as the head of Universities UK, which represents 133 vice-chancellors and principals, but her wages and pay rise were not fully declared in accounts,
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Patricia Tidbury forced to fill in forms before being treated at GP for cut finger

Patricia Tidbury, pictured, went to her GP in Dartford, Kent, after cutting her finger on a heavy metal door. However she was refused first aid until she filled out forms as she wasn't registered there.
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Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart says he's told Leicester's Kasper Schmeichel to 'calm down' ahead of title showdown

Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart is setting aside his friendship with former team-mate Kasper Schmeichel for 90 minutes this weekend for the top-of-the-table showdown.
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Euthanasia cases double in Belgium in just five years

The rapid increase in the euthanasia total mirrors the rate of euthanasia in neighbouring Holland, where mercy killing laws were brought in in 2002, a year before those in Belgium.
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Dumbarton escape is a delight for Kler Heh, who used to kick a ball about barefoot in a Myanmar refugee camp

Kler Heh used to kick a ball about barefoot on the rugged terrain of a cramped and crude refugee camp on the border of Myanmar and Thailand.
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Robin Goodfellow's Racing Tips: All the best bets for Saturday, February 6

In recent times, Sandown has been anything but a happy hunting ground for trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies. However BRISTOL DE MAI (Sandown, nap, 2.25) could end the hoodoo.
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Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, the Man who shames the Met

Sir Bernard-Hogan-Howe was expected to remain at the helm of the Met for a long time to come - but after the scandal surrounding Operation Midland his job prospects look less rosy.
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Kourtney Kardashian and daughter Penelope wear sunglasses on KUWTK

The 36-year-old got in some quality time with her daughter as the two were spotted filming for the family's E! reality series together in Oxnard, California.
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Eden Hazard: I sent Jose Mourinho a text to say sorry... I'm not a machine, I had to go through a run of form like this at some stage

Mourinho was axed by the Premier League champions in December after a disastrous first half of the season leaving the Blues just one point above the relegation zone after 16 games.
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Wales star Alun Wyn Jones can prove he is now the lock to fear after Paul O'Connell's retirement... starting against Ireland

Ireland will enter a new era without their former talisman, who played his last Test at the World Cup, and Jones will take over the vacant title as the Northern Hemisphere’s most feared lock.
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The Little Mermaids' Chloe Moretz dons a black bikini in Mexico

The 18-year-old star resembled a fish out of water as she braved the strong tropical winds in a new Instagram share on Friday.
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Scotland 0-32 England: Harriet Millar-Mills stars as England women power to victory in Six Nations opener

Harriet Millar-Mills inspired England's women to a 32-0 Women's Six Nations victory over Scotland in Cumbernauld. First-half tries from Lauren Cattell and Millar-Mills put England in control.
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Sex crime record chaos means innocent people could be labelled as paedophiles

Failures by the Disclosure and Barring Service could result in a person being wrongly barred from working with children, potentially ruining their career, an inquiry has found.
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The ‘ISIS terrorist claiming to be a Syrian refugee' revealed in image

This is the extraordinary image recovered by German police from an Algerian Islamic State terrorist who was posing as a Syrian refugee.
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Somalia flight suicide bomber may have hidden explosives inside a laptop

A laptop computer may have hidden the explosives used to blow a hole in the side of a passenger jet flying over Somalia, investigators have said.
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Brazil's Carnival festival begins amid growing fears over Zika virus

Experts have branded the five day long Carnival celebrations (pictured) an 'explosive cocktail' for the spread of Zika because of the potent combination of heat, crowds and exposed skin
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Ex-Chelsea winger Gael Kakuta seals £4.6m move to Hebei China Fortune from Sevilla

The 24-year-old swapped west London for Sevilla in the summer having failed to make his mark at Stamford Bridge and spent loan spells with six different clubs.
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Hugh Grant 'spotted viewing properties with girlfriend Anna Eberstein'

Having just welcomed their second child together, a daughter in December 2015, father-of-four Hugh, 55, and 35-year-old Anna seemed to be spending quality time together in his native.
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Borussia Monchengladbach 5-1 Werder Bremen: Chelsea loanee Andreas Christensen scores twice to end Gladbach's Bundesliga losing streak

Chelsea loanee Andreas Christensen scored twice as Borussia Monchengladbach ended its losing streak with a 5-1 rout of Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga on Friday.
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Syrian newlyweds pose for wedding photographs among the ruins of Homs

Nada Merhi, 18, and Hassan Youssef, 27, married this week in the western Syrian city, which has been almost entirely destroyed during nearly five years of war.
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Engineering boss earning £45,000 a year claimed he was jobless and pocketed £110,000 in benefits as he enjoyed exotic holidays

David Rothwell, 66, is facing jail after claiming benefits totaling £110,000 - despite earning £45,000 as an engineering boss. Mr Rothwell, of Kent. plead guilty to seven charges of benefit fraud for 10 years.