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#RIPTwitter: Social site is bringing in a ‘Facebook-style’ news feed TODAY

#RIPTwitter: Social site is bringing in a ‘Facebook-style’ news feed TODAY

‘Twitter is just becoming more Twitter-y’, says the boss Read more

Four cases of the Zika virus have been confirmed in Britain

Four cases of the Zika virus have been confirmed in Britain

Nearly 4,000 children in Brazil have been born with small heads Read more

Taking LSD is actually good for your ‘mental wellbeing’, scientists say

Taking LSD is actually good for your ‘mental wellbeing’, scientists say

Scientists at Imperial College, London, gave people trips Read more

The Zika virus may actually be worse than we thought – here’s why

The Zika virus may actually be worse than we thought – here’s why

Babies born with small brains might be ‘the tip of the iceberg’ an expert has warned Read more

Cows to be fed oregano to stop them burping out greenhouse gases

Cows to be fed oregano to stop them burping out greenhouse gases

But will our milk come out pizza flavour? Read more

Junior doctors go on strike today after last-ditch talks fail to reach an agreement

Junior doctors go on strike today after last-ditch talks fail to reach an agreement

Try not to get ill Read more

Restaurant’s super-sized ‘Phat Phuc’ menu is NOT rude, ad bosses rule

Restaurant’s super-sized ‘Phat Phuc’ menu is NOT rude, ad bosses rule

It’s actually pronounced ‘Fet Fook’ Read more

Letter asking for a ‘giant sesh’ in Tennents brewery is the most brilliantly Scottish thing ever

Letter asking for a ‘giant sesh’ in Tennents brewery is the most brilliantly Scottish thing ever

The writer describes himself as ‘sound as f**k’ Read more

What HAS God been up to? ‘Virgin’ shark is about to give birth to two babies

What HAS God been up to? ‘Virgin’ shark is about to give birth to two babies

First that Jesus kid, now this Read more

Bridegroom who punched two bridesmaids on his own wedding night is jailed

Bridegroom who punched two bridesmaids on his own wedding night is jailed

He had been drinking and taking cocaine Read more

England’s drink drive limit could be cut by another third, ministers say

England’s drink drive limit could be cut by another third, ministers say

The cut would bring England into line with Scotland Read more

‘Isis Academy’ caves in and changes its name after ‘negative comments’

‘Isis Academy’ caves in and changes its name after ‘negative comments’

They haven’t changed it to ‘Daesh Academy’ Read more

This is what it feels like to die – by people who have been there (and come back)

This is what it feels like to die – by people who have been there (and come back)

1) Dying feels wonderful – blissful, serene, exciting, peaceful, relaxing Read more

If you uninstall this one app from your iPhone, your battery lasts 15% longer

If you uninstall this one app from your iPhone, your battery lasts 15% longer

But would YOU get rid of it? Read more

Facebook is ‘spying on people who DON’T use it’ – and now it’s in trouble

Facebook is ‘spying on people who DON’T use it’ – and now it’s in trouble

Creepy Read more

One of Einstein’s theories is ‘about to be proved true’ after 100 years – here’s why it’s big news

One of Einstein’s theories is ‘about to be proved true’ after 100 years – here’s why it’s big news

It could change the way we see the universe Read more

Lara, the student diagnosed with an aggressive form of leukaemia, has found a stem cell donor against the odds

Lara, the student diagnosed with an aggressive form of leukaemia, has found a stem cell donor against the odds

Lara inspired a global campaign to find a match using the hashtag #Match4Lara. Read more

New York plans to ban controversial ‘gay cure’ therapy

New York plans to ban controversial ‘gay cure’ therapy

At least four states have brought out laws banning the therapy’s use on minors. Read more

George Osborne’s brother admits to having sex with vulnerable patient under his care

George Osborne’s brother admits to having sex with vulnerable patient under his care

The woman had been under Dr Osborne’s care between February 2011 and late 2014. Read more

Mum gets anonymous card with £100 as reward for doing an ‘amazing job’

Mum gets anonymous card with £100 as reward for doing an ‘amazing job’

‘From another mummy who has noticed that you do an amazing job.’ Read more

Train station cat gets a promotion, hi-viz jacket and an official name badge

Train station cat gets a promotion, hi-viz jacket and an official name badge

Congrats Felix. Read more

This is what a McDonald’s happy meal looks like after six years

This is what a McDonald’s happy meal looks like after six years

Guess she won’t be feeding her kids Happy Meals for a while.. Read more

Pirate Bay now lets you stream any film or TV show ever on your PC – instantly

Pirate Bay now lets you stream any film or TV show ever on your PC – instantly

Pirate sites are obviously very naughty, and we don’t approve Read more

Ghostly child is pictured ‘staring down at baby’ in monitor video

Ghostly child is pictured ‘staring down at baby’ in monitor video

The only thing worse than an adult ghost is a baby ghost Read more