5-month-old child dies after getting trapped in baggage conveyor at Spanish airport

Spanish officials say mother placed baby carrier on belt, which was activated by weight, after family flew in from Gatwick

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Harper Lee sues agent over 'To Kill a Mockingbird' copyright

Author of best-selling book alleges Samuel Pinkus took advantage of her failing hearing and eyesight to transfer rights

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Ella Fitzgerald commemorated by Google doodle

Ella Fitzgerald, whose great vocal range and perfect pitch won her the monikers 'the first lady of song' and 'the queen of jazz', has been commemorated in a Google doodle.

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27-year-old granddaughter leaves Westboro Baptist: 'We've done things to hurt people'

'We've done things that hurt people' says 27-year-old, who is leaving anti-gay organisation with her sister Grace

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Easter Island statues 'walked' into position, say experts

Experiment reveals how giant stone statues may have been put into resting places without wheels or animals

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Painting in Eric Clapton's collection fetches record price for living artist at auction

German artist's Abstraktes Bild (809-4), part of Eric Clapton's art collection, sold by Sotheby's in London for £21.3m

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Britain to use Facebook and Twitter for government services applications

Government denies scheme to use social networking to access services will be equivalent to identity cards

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Mona Lisa: the early years? Art world split over new Leonardo da Vinci 'work'

Portrait claimed to be of younger version of painter's muse to be unveiled in Geneva by art foundation

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