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Jayme Closs: Missing 13-year-old found months after parents’ murder

[ad_1] Image copyright Barron County Sheriff's Department Image caption Jayme Closs, 13, has been described as a "sweet girl" by school officials A 13-year-old girl from Wisconsin who went missing in October after her parents were murdered has been found alive, officials say. Jayme Closs, whose parents, aged 56 and 46, were discovered shot in their family home last year, was located on Thursday evening, police said.They said a suspect
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‘Suspicious packages’ found at consulates in Australia

[ad_1] Australian authorities are investigating suspicious packages found at foreign consulates in Canberra and Melbourne, police have confirmed.The Metropolitan Fire Brigade confirmed it was assisting police with "a number of incidents" across Melbourne. Several consulates were reportedly affected."The packages are being examined by attending emergency services," the Australian Federal Police said."The circumstances are being investigated."A British High Commission official said: "We are liaising closely with the [federal police] and the
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Magnitogorsk: Baby found alive after block of flats explosion

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe moment rescuers pull the baby from the rubbleRussian rescuers in the city of Magnitogorsk have pulled an 11-month-old baby from the rubble of a block of flats hit by an explosion on Monday.The boy, named Ivan, has serious frostbite, a head injury and leg fractures, and will be sent for treatment in Moscow. He is said to be in a
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Andover house explosion: Man found dead

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPolice remain at the scene alongside workers from the gas boardA man's body has been found in the wreckage of a house that was destroyed in an explosion. Neighbours said they were awoken by a "loud bang" when the blast occurred in Andover, Hampshire, at about 02:30 GMT.Photos from the scene of the collapse in Launcelot Close, off King Arthurs Way,
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Bodies found in search for missing couple

[ad_1] Image caption Susan and James Kenneavy have not been seen at home or been in contact with family Police searching for a couple missing after their car was found washed up on a beach have found two bodies. James and Susan Kenneavy's empty vehicle was found by workmen clearing debris on Drummore beach, near Stranraer, on Thursday morning. Police said they were called after a woman's body was found
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Dead sperm whale found in Indonesia had ingested ‘6kg of plastic’

[ad_1] Image copyright Reuters Image caption Items found inside the whale included drinking cups, plastic bottles, plastic bags and flip-flops A dead sperm whale that washed ashore in a national park in Indonesia had nearly 6kg (13 lbs) of plastic waste in its stomach, park officials say.Items found included 115 drinking cups, four plastic bottles, 25 plastic bags and two flip-flops.The carcass of the 9.5m (31ft) mammal was found in
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Four men found stabbed in Edmonton, north London

[ad_1] Image copyright Google Four men in their in their 20s have been found with stab wounds in north London, the Metropolitan Police said.Officers were called to reports of a fight on Fraser Road, Edmonton, at 17:55 GMT.Police said they were waiting for updates on the condition of the men, who were all taken to hospital for treatment.On Saturday, two men and a teenage boy were injured in a shooting
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‘Migrants’ found on boat off Dover included toddler

[ad_1] Image caption The vessel was located off the coast of Dover at 04:30 GMT Another boat with suspected migrants on board has been picked up by the coastguard off the Kent coast.BBC South East understands there were seven men, one woman and a toddler on board the "small open boat". They are believed to be Iranian.The coastguard was alerted to the vessel "in distress in the south west shipping
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Mystery surrounds deaths of Saudi sisters found in New York

[ad_1] Image copyright NYPD Image caption Tala Farea, 16, and Rotana Farea, 22, were found duct-taped together in the Hudson River Police in New York are investigating the deaths of two sisters from Saudi Arabia who were found duct-taped together in the Hudson River last week.Tala Farea, 16, and Rotana Farea, 22, were discovered facing each other and fully clothed without any obvious signs of trauma, police say.Investigators say it
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Kepler: Nasa’s telescope that found new worlds has been retired

[ad_1] After more than nine years on a space mission, Nasa's Kepler telescope has run out of fuel and will be retired. It's been on the look-out for inhabitable planets across the galaxy - and it found several.Follow Newsbeat on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.Listen to Newsbeat live at 12:45 and 17:45 every weekday on BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra - if you miss us you can listen back here. [ad_2]