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Blunder let Madeleine McCann suspect walk free before vile images retrial

Madeleine McCann prime suspect Christian Brueckner walked free after being acquitted of downloading vile images of children – despite a higher court ordering a retrial. Blundering authorities in Germany should

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PC Andrew Harper’s mum slams killers’ sentence appeals as ‘kick in the stomach’

Two of PC Andrew Harper’s killers are appealing against their 13-year sentences for manslaughter. The officer’s mum Debbie Adlam said it is “another kick in the stomach”. Albert Bowers and

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Circular Peeing: Sustainable urinals installed in Amsterdam

Twelve sustainable urinals were installed in Amsterdam this week. The GreenPee, invented by Richard de Vries from Vlaardingen, is a combination of planter and urinal, which can collect up to

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Unrest in Rotterdam, Utrecht; At least 10 arrests

Groups of young people sought confrontation with the police in Rotterdam and Utrecht overnight. Multiple small fires were set. At least ten people were arrested in the two cities, including

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Explosion at home of Castricum city councilor

There was an explosion at the home of Castricum city councilor Ralph Castricum during the early hours of Wednesday morning, the city councilor himself said on Twitter. “Just an intense

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Two arrested for inciting Utrecht riots over social media

Two men were arrested on suspicion of inciting riots in Utrecht over the weekend, the Public Prosecution Service said. According to the authorities, the two suspects used social media posts

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Over €20,000 raised for funeral of teen girl, 15, stabbed to death in Rotterdam

A crowdfunding campaign to raise money for the funeral costs of 15-year-old Alice from Scheveningen, who was stabbed to death in a home in Rotterdam last week, achieved the goal

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