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From fiction to fact: the cybercrime threats of the future

Cybercrime was big business for fraudsters in 2016

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Helsinki's Tuomiokirkko Cathedral in Finland

Travel: Where to go in 2017

Sarah Marshall checks out five different destinations for you to consider this year.

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Commodore 64

The future is retro: could your old tech be worth a fortune?

While shiny new PlayStation 4 Slims and Xbox One S games consoles are likely to be high up on the wish lists of many this Christmas, others would like nothing more than to slip back in time to the golden age of video games, between the late 70s and early 90s.

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Sugar-free drinks as bad as real thing

Sugar-free drinks ‘as bad as real thing’

Drinking Diet Coke won’t stop you getting fat, according to new research.

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Swiss Alps

Travel: Swiss slopes are no swizz

Leonardo DiCaprio, Jude Law, and Bono are names that pop up during discussions of celebrities who regularly ski in the Swiss ski resort of Verbier, known for it’s excellent slopes, exclusivity and famous clientele. I’ve come here to see if it’s possible to enjoy Verbier on a more modest budget than the likes of Prince Harry might have at their disposal.

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Rebecca and Antonio with Chiara and the new edition to the family Luca

New mum sees in the new year by giving birth to baby boy

A couple from Leighton Buzzard saw in the new year by welcoming their baby boy to the world on the stroke of midnight.

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The Toronto sjyline is dominated by the CN Tower

Travel: Christmas in Toronto

I discover the yuletide magic on offer in Canada’s biggest city

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Our look at the top five most anticipated games of 2017

Console Corner: Top 10 games for 2017: Part 2

Part two of our look at the top 10 most anticipated games of 2017 as we count down to number one.

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Drivers back blanket ban on mobiles

Drivers back blanket ban on mobiles

Two-thirds of motorists think the Government should introduce technology to disabled mobile phones in cars, according to new research.

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Lazy internet users losing millions by not switching broadband

‘Lazy’ internet users losing millions by not switching broadband

Millions of lazy Brits are losing a fortune on broadband bills - because they can’t be bothered to switch providers, a new report reveals.

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Anna Parker-Naples

Voice Actor made it to the final for two top awards

An entrepreneur who found her trade in voice-overs was a finalist at Hollywood Awards and the Narrator of the Year in the UK.

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Turkeys

How your Christmas turkey arrives already stuffed – with antibiotics

You may consider the turkey to be a traditional part of your Christmas celebrations. But however you cook it, something about this festive bird is changing – it’s getting fatter.

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Morrisons supermarkets across the UK will be giving away 200,000 wonky carrots in an effort to support the Christmas tradition of leaving out refreshments for Father Christmas and his trusty reindeers on Christmas Eve.

Morrisons to give away ‘wonky’ carrots for families to feed reindeer

Morrisons supermarkets across the UK will be giving away 200,000 wonky carrots in an effort to support the Christmas tradition of leaving out refreshments for Father Christmas and his trusty reindeers on Christmas Eve, as research shows that the UK spends £13m feedings Santa and his reindeer each year.

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Average person spends two years of their life with a hangover

Average person spends two years of their life with a hangover

Brits will spend two years of their lives feeling hungover - and rely on a fry-up, a lie-in and a hair of the dog to get them through it, a study has found.

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Cycle parking at the station

Cycling success, but more must be done to beat congestion

Eight years on from Leighton Buzzard securing Cycling Town status the number of people opting for two wheels over four is still increasing, recent statistics show.

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Top tailors Geoff and Laura Souster with Michale Buble

Suited and booted the Souster way in Woburn

Their name means ‘to sew’ in old English and they’ve been tailoring for the great and the good – including Eric Morecambe, Eamonn Holmes and Michael Buble – for 100 years between them.

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The flooding water

Anger over ‘dangerous’ flooding drains at Chelsea Green

Anger is mounting over the ‘lack’ of action taken by the council to fix ‘dangerous’ flooding drains.

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Missy the cat

Cat rescue! Scared Missy’s motor mistake

A rescue mission was launched to free a frightened cat, after she made a daring escape from her pet carrier and got stuck in a car chassis.

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