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Thomas Wagner

Thomas Wagner

    'Lolita' children's beds cause a stir in UK
    'Lolita' children's beds cause a stir in UK
    Woolworths stores in Britain have halted the sale of "Lolita" beds designed for children, after a parents' organisation complained the name is...
    Scientists find fossil of giant sea scorpion
    Scientists find fossil of giant sea scorpion
    This was a bug that you'd have to look up to and definitely couldn't step on.
    Internet soccer fans buy English club
    Internet soccer fans buy English club
    An internet-based collective of soccer fans from more than 70 countries agreed in principle on Tuesday to buy a controlling interest in an English...
    DNA pioneer at centre of racism storm in Britain
    DNA pioneer at centre of racism storm in Britain
    An American scientist who won the Nobel Prize for co-discovering the molecular structure of DNA has caused an uproar in Britain by reportedly...
    US claims death of senior al-Qaeda official
    US claims death of senior al-Qaeda official
    United States-led forces conducting a crackdown on al-Qaeda killed a senior member of the insurgent group who was responsible for the high-profile...
    Blasts rock Baghdad as Karbala death toll rises
    Blasts rock Baghdad as Karbala death toll rises
    United States forces fired an artillery barrage in southern Baghdad on Sunday morning, rocking the capital with loud explosions. Meanwhile, the...
    Erotic Wendy upsets British children's hospital
    Erotic Wendy upsets British children's hospital
    A London hospital that holds the copyright to Peter Pan has questioned the appropriateness of a series of books that portrays the character...
    Suicide bomber strikes at Baghdad court building
    Suicide bomber strikes at Baghdad court building
    A suicide bomber attacked a crowd of people waiting outside a heavily guarded court building in Baghdad on Thursday, killing 10 Iraqis and wounding...
    Five Iraqis killed, 14 bodies found as Parliament meets
    Five Iraqis killed, 14 bodies found as Parliament meets
    A suicide bomber attacked a police recruiting station on Wednesday in Fallujah, killing five people in an attack apparently aimed at discouraging...
    Iraq vice-president's sister gunned down
    Iraq vice-president's sister gunned down
    A sister of Iraq's new Sunni Arab vice-president was killed in a drive-by shooting in Baghdad on Thursday, police said. She died one day after her...
    Sunni party attacked on eve of Iraqi referendum
    Sunni party attacked on eve of Iraqi referendum
    Sunni insurgents launched five attacks against the largest Sunni Arab political party on the eve of Iraq's crucial referendum on Friday, bombing...
    Surge of violence in Iraq continues
    Surge of violence in Iraq continues
    Sunni-led insurgents killed at least nine people, including women and children, with a car bomb in a crowded vegetable market on Friday in the...