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You can now watch the great Louis Armstrong on video (Picture: Getty)

VIDEO: Only known film of Louis Armstrong singing in studio discovered

No one knew video footage of Louis Armstrong in studio existed, but a film of the music legend in action has just been released to the public for the first time.

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Little does Kelly know what's behind her... (Photo: YouTube)

VIDEO: You won’t believe what showed up in this snowboarder’s selfie

Everyone loves a good selfie, and what could be cooler than videoing yourself snowboarding down a mountain?

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The children had a clever idea to help the copper chopper (Photo: NPAS Redhill)

VIDEO: Kids make giant arrow to help police helicopter find suspects

Children in Surrey had a great idea to help police on Good Friday - even though they were flying overhead.

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A black labrador mix similar to this one brought home more than just a stick... (Photo: Rronenow)

Pet dog brings home large bag of marijuana

A pet-owner got a surprise when the family dog brought home a large bag of cannabis on Saturday.

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Your kitten may be giving you a nasty parasite (Picture: Getty)

Your cat may have given you a dangerous brain-infecting ‘anger parasite’

Your cute kitten is probably giving you more than love, affection and the odd dead bird. New scientific research indicates cats may be giving humans a parasite which lives in brain tissue and is linked to several psychiatric conditions, including uncontrollable anger.

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This is the mugnut. It will blow your mind, (Picture: Gemma Stafford / YouTube)

VIDEO: Now you can make jam doughnuts in the microwave in under a minute

Move over microwave mug cake, the microwave doughnut has arrived and it’s gooey, quick and doesn’t have to be deep fried.

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Undated handout images issued by The Bookseller of the covers of the winner and runners-up in the Diagram Prize for the Oddest Book Title of the Year. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday March 18, 2016. Too Naked For The Nazis has been named the strangest book title of the year, narrowly beating Reading From Behind: A Cultural History Of The Anus. Transvestite Vampire Biker Nuns From Outer Space: A Consideration Of Cult Film by Mark Kirwan-Hayhoe, took third place in the contest. See PA story ARTS Books. Photo credit should read: The Bookseller/PA Wire

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Excuse me? ‘Too Naked for The Nazis’ beats ‘History of the Anus’ to weirdest book title award

If you thought people reading Fifty Shades on the Tube was slightly disturbing, just think how you’ll feel sitting opposite someone perusing ‘Reading From Behind: A Cultural History Of The Anus’ on the morning commute.

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‘Idiot’ driver with ‘thought you wanted a race’ sticker arrested after police chase

A driver with a sticker on his car saying “Sorry officer I thought you wanted a race” has been branded an idiot after police chased him down and arrested him.

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But seriously, Gywneth genuinely believes in the power of this stuff (Picture: PA Images)

Gwyneth Paltrow says we should add ‘Sex Dust’ to our breakfast smoothies

Have you ever heard of sex dust? No? Well clearly you have not been scouring Goop, Gwyneth Paltrow’s lifestyle website, closely enough.

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Free The Nipple beats breast ban

A bid to make it illegal for women to expose their breasts or nipples in public has been beaten in New Hampshire.

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