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suite gesture - Inside Ireland's first isolation and step-down care facility at Citywest - THE Citywest Hotel and Conference Centre in Dublin has been transformed to help ease the pressure on hospitals during Covid-19.

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death toll rises - Ten more people die from Covid-19 in Ireland as death toll soars to 46 - IT means the Covid-19 death toll in Ireland now stands at 46. Of the ten deaths, eight were male and two were female. Six of the deaths are located in the east of the country, three in the northwest and one in the south. Exactly 200 new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed today - bringing the total number to 2,615.

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'GREAT JOB' -- Simon Coveney reveals number of citizens stuck in Peru jetting back to Ireland

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COVIDIOT -- Villa star Jack Grealish crashes €89k car at 4am after telling fans 'stay in'

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'VIRUS IS REAL' -- Daughter of taxi driver who died from Covid-19 urges people to stay home

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BAIL GRANTED -- Teen who 'spat' on cop while stating he had Covid-19 claims it was 'big joke'

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covid supports - First shipment of PPE arrives from China to help in coronavirus battle - THE flight carrying a shipment of personal protective equipment from China has landed in Dublin Airport. The PPE is due to be given out to healthcare facilities from this evening onwards to help in the fight against Coronavirus across Ireland.

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NON-RUNNER -- Ruby Walsh concedes jump racing season is finished because of Covid-19 outbreak

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COVID FIGHT -- Irish death toll reaches 46 as 10 more people die from virus with 77 median age

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UTMOST RESPECT -- Paul McGrath hails 'unsung heroes' across Irish society combating Covid-19

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COVID FEARS -- Funeral director says undertakers should be treated as frontline workers

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DESERTED PIER - Shock photos show Dun Laoghaire pier two weeks apart after lockdown announced - THE Dublin beauty spot, which is usually packed with walkers, was deserted today. Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council released data showing visitor numbers fell from 10,000 on Sunday, March 22 to just 785 on Saturday, March 28.

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SHOW THEM -- Conor McGregor should continue motivating fans instead of calling in the army

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FIRST FACILITY -- Citywest to become country's first location for isolation and step-down care

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COVID TECH -- New app to facilitate Covid-19 contact tracing to be rolled out in next ten days

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SCOUT OF ACTION -- Suspended chief scout 'hamstrung' helping communities respond to Covid-19

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COVID PEAK - Health chiefs planning for Covid-19 cases to peak in Ireland around mid-April - THE HSE are preparing for a peak in Covid-19 cases in Ireland in two weeks time, it has been revealed. HSE Chief Operations Officer Anne O'Connor has said that the HSE are planning for a peak to arrive between the 10th and 14th of April. Dr O'Connor was speaking at the HSE's operational update today at Citywest.

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COVID WAIT -- 15,500 people waiting for coronavirus tests and appointments as HSE scale up

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Not rosey -- Rose of Tralee could be postponed until September due to Covid-19 crisis

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OLDEST VICTIM -- Woman, 108, who survived two world wars is oldest person to die from Covid-19

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TOP CLASS -- Meet hero pilot flying in supplies for Irish healthcare workers fighting Covid-19

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KEEP UP WITH KATIE - Katie Taylor challenges fans to boxing circuit training to keep active - THe two-weight world champion posted a motivational video on Twitter to help keep fans active in isolation as we remain under movement restrictions due to the coronavirus lockdown.

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PARK LIFE -- Windsor Park set to be used as Covid-19 test centre

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KEEP BUSY -- Robbie Keane shares hilarious 'isolation XI' of Ireland players past and present

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BIG APPLE CRUMBLES -- 1 NYC death every 17 MINS, record 911 calls & hospitals 'near collapse'

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KARL DEETER -- We will see a 'Great ­Reflation' after Covid-19 outbreak, the question is when

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happy birthday to loo - Amy Huberman shares hilarious snap of 'isolation birthday' gift - THE actress has been making her followers smile during the outbreak of the coronavirus as she celebrated turning 41 with a dinner date alongside her husband Brian O'Driscoll. With Ireland in lockdown due to the Covid-19 crisis, Amy still managed to celebrate her birthday at home.

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TEMP MORGUE -- Irish Museum of Modern Art to host temporary mortuary with capacity of 488

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DEATH HIKE -- NI sees biggest hike in Covid-19 deaths in single day after six people sadly die

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'A RATINGS HIT' -- Trump tweets about WH briefing ratings as coronavirus death toll passes 2k

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HSE HEROES -- HSE recruit 262 new nurses and 63 doctors 'with more to come' in Covid-19 fight

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baby can i hold you - Ronan Keating reveals wife Storm has given birth to their second child - THE former Boyzone frontman took to Instagram on Sunday afternoon to share the happy news with his fans. Ronan, 43, shared a black and white picture of Storm cradling their newborn in the delivery room, with him standing proudly beside her bed.

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DRUG CITY -- Fair City fans call show 'brilliant' as Killo overdoses in dramatic scenes

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WATER TRAGEDY -- Boy, six, dies after falling into stream near Mayo river

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BABY LOVE -- Rosanna Davison shares cute snap of hubby Wes playing with their baby Sophia

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LOOSE FOR OTHERS -- My wife used to sleep around but she has never once initiated sex with me

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'so emotional' RTE viewers call Anne Doyle 'icon' as she tells of mum's death in new show - KEYS To My Life saw Brendan Courtney and the journalist travel back through time to visit Anne's past homes and her school. And Anne got emotional as she spoke about the sudden death of her mum at the age of just 64. She told how her mother passed away while she was on holidays with a former boyfriend and friends, long before it was easy to contact people who were abroad.

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CELL DEATH -- Florida serial killer, 67, known as the 'Grim Sleeper' dies on death row

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SORRY NOT SORRY -- Demi Lovato accidentally confirms romance by crashing new bf's Instagram

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AMAZING GRACE -- Brendan Grace surrounded by family in unseen snap taken days before death

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LOVE YOU BUDDY -- Ashley Banjo reveals glimpse of newborn's face in FIRST father and son photo

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radio star - Vogue Williams reveals she 'absolutely loved' hosting new radio show on Heart - THE Dublin model revealed earlier this week that she had a new gig hosting a show on Heart over in the UK. Vogue took over the breakfast slot this morning from 6am-9am and said she enjoyed every minute of it.

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CHUBBY SMITH -- Sheridan Smith reveals first look at 'chubby chops' baby in 3D scan

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PUPPY LOVE -- Ben Affleck and Ana de Armas kiss during dog walk

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CREEPING EVE -- Jodie Comer looks unrecognisable dressed as a clown for Killing Eve Series 3

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BATTLE ROYAl -- Trump insists Harry & Meghan 'must pay' for own security now they live in LA

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LOVE EXIT - Love Island's Maura Higgins reveals Curtis romance was doomed after show - The Dancing On Ice star, 29, opened up about her relationship with the dancer, 24, and how their busy schedules broke them up. Despite insisting she was "besotted" with Curtis, not being able to see each other took its toll.

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GIVE US MAUR! -- Maura Higgins says she 'falls out of love quickly' after split from Curtis

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NO MAUR TO IT -- Maura Higgins says she's 'so close' but 'just friends' with DoI partner Alex

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LIKE A GOATS TOWN - Goats cause mayhem by taking over deserted streets during virus lockdown - THE troublemakers have been eating locals' hedges and causing mayhem despite being moved on by police. Pub landlord Andrew Stuart said he thought he was 'seeing things' when he spotted them. He rang police at the weekend who chased the 12 goats out of Llandudno, North Wales, into countryside — but they returned the next day.

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NY NIGHTMARE -- Woman, 71, with coronavirus dies minutes after being discharged from hospital

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NO CHA CHA CHANCE -- Strictly bosses face celebrity hiring crisis for show due to coronavirus

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COUNTRY STAR CRITICAL -- Singer John Prine, 73, fighting for life after sudden virus symptoms

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'HE COULDN'T BREATHE' -- First Miami virus death is man, 40, who fell ill after beach party

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APRIL RULES - Trump extends 'stay-at-home' until April 30 & warns peak 'may hit at Easter' TRUMP warned the highest peak of the virus is 'likely to hit in two weeks'. Five days ago, he said he wanted the country open by Easter.

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'TERRIFYING' Servant in regular contact with the Queen tests positive for coronavirus - A ROYAL worker whose duties included walking the monarch's dogs and delivering her meals has tested positive for the deadly bug - raising fresh fears for Her Majesty. Dozens of palace staff have now had home tests for coronavirus as insiders say there is 'a sense of fear in the air'

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BRIX WALL -- Health official defends Trump quarantine plan and warns 'no city will be spared'

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LOCKDOWN 'MURDER' -- Man, 35, charged after fleeing from quarantine and biting woman to death

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SKIMMED FUNDS -- Kim Kardashian slammed for 'only donating $1m' to coronavirus fund by fans

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HATE CRIME -- 3 teen girls 'attack Asian lady on NY bus' & say 'you caused coronavirus b***h!'

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BEAST BUST-UP - Epstein 'fell out with Weinstein after he assaulted one of his sex slaves' THE paedo tycoon is said to have turfed the Hollywood mogul out of his French home for trying to abuse the girl and branded him a 'pig'.The bust-up was revealed by lawyer Bradley Edwards, who helped bring Epstein down.

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HEIDI-HI -- Heidi Klum says she 'has a partner for first time' in dig at 7-times ex Seal

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DYER NEWS -- Danny Dyer's wife Jo sparks marriage fears as she says she's 'never been in love'

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COVID STRIP - Chloe Ferry, Olivia Attwood and Demi Rose lead stars stripping in isolation - There are a variety of different ways to cope with being locked down at home due to the coronavirus pandemic. While many are trying to bake, many of the celebrities of the country are taking off the clothes and posing for the camera.

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A-PAW-ABLE -- Ant McPartlin reveals he has labrador he shares with ex Lisa amid lockdown

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RAT'S FRILLING -- Isolation gives Emily Ratajkowski perfect excuse to strip down to lingerie

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HIGHER POWER -- Trying out men's heels gave me more confidence...but also left me with blisters

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NAKED NO-NO -- Kylie Jenner will not send nudes to boys despite posing naked in 2017 magazine

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A RITA BANG! -- Rita Ora bashes her head exercising in disastrous Instagram live video -- FANS heard a loud thud as the 29-year-old crumbled to the floor and rubbed the back of her head. The Brit siren had been chatting to fans about her new music video for How To Be Lonely, but her face appeared frozen as her WiFi connection cut out.

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ARG GOING -- Gemma and Arg together for the first time in months as they enjoy a walk in Essex -- THE 39-year-old star, who has been on and off with James Argent for years, has been hankering after a big yellow diamond engagement ring.

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GETTING THROUGH GRIEF - We did extraordinary things to cope with pain of losing a loved one - THERE'S nothing more painful than losing a loved one and we all have different ways of dealing with our grief. Here Fabulous meets three women who did extraordinary things after the loss of a loved one, from changing careers to weightlifting and even climbing Everest.

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OUT OF LINE -- Cops fire rubber BULLETS at crowds of queuing supermarket shoppers in lockdown

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FATALITIES RISE -- Irish road deaths up nearly a quarter so far in 2020 on same time last year

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NOT OUR GIRL -- Dani Dyer cried during audition for Our Girl before Michelle Keegan won role

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On your markers -- Enter the Barnardos & The Irish Sun colouring contest to win big prizes

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HIKING HEARTBREAK -- Missing boy, 5, found dead after getting lost on walk with mom in Alaska -- LAST Wednesday Jaxson Brown, five, went walking with his mom Jennifer Treat, 36, along Lunch Creek Trail near Ketchikan in Alaska. The pair became disoriented and the boy was left in the nature spot while his mother went for help. But she seriously injured her leg, and was found by searchers on Friday.

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DARING DEMI -- Love Island's Demi Jones slips into sexy top & dress to watch telly in lockdown -- THE reality star stunned in a revealing top during the coronavirus lockdown. However, despite looking glam, she admitted needs some "normality" as COVID-19 forces Brits to stay at home.

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MUM'S AGONY - Mum pleads for daughter's killer to be kept behind bars despite Covid-19 crisis - ANN McClean, 60, told of her fears psycho Stephen Carney, 46, could be released early if the deadly virus sweeps through Dublin's Wheatfield Prison. The grieving mum of victim Amanda told of her concerns after some 200 inmates were released early to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Irish jails.

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CORONA CLOWNS -- Belarus president says vodka & saunas can cure virus as he refuses lockdown

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MORNING SHOP -- Holly Willoughby social distances as she stocks up on shopping amid lockdown

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YOUNGEST VICTIM -- US baby under the age of 1 dies after testing positive for coronavirus

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'YOU'RE TERMINATED' -- Hospital 'FIRES' Dr who pleaded for safety equipment to fight virus

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pat's the life - Inside Patsy Palmer's Malibu home as she DJs for fans on Instagram - THE actress has built a beautiful life for herself since leaving Blighty and juggles DJing in Malibu with home schooling her kids.

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TV & Showbiz

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KNEAD A DOCTOR - Joe Sugg faints & Alex Jones gets stitches during bloodbath Bake Off episode - THE Strictly star, 28, fainted into the arms of a paramedic after slicing his finger and The One Show host, 44, had a shard of glass removed from her hand after her mixing bowl smashed into pieces. A show insider said: 'It was utter carnage and there's been nothing like it in the history of the celebrity specials'.

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MOVIE MAGIC -- Tricky brainteaser challenges Brits to find the 27 movies hidden in the photo

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ROLL UP -- Liverpool legend Kenny Dalglish attempts keepy-uppy challenge in one slipper

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FAN APPEAL -- WWE considering live streaming fans and celebrities to counter empty arenas

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DANCE WITH HIM -- Olly Murs shows off his huge bulge in white pants as he dances in bedroom

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BALL WASH - Stacey Solomon 'washes her balls' in bath after freezing sandwiches for lunches - The Loose Women panellist, 30, has been documenting her time in lockdown as she homeschools her two eldest sons Zachary, 11, and Leighton, seven, while looking after baby Rex. The star kept her fans spirits up as she showed everyone how she washes her "balls" - and by that she means the balls in Rex's ball pit.

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'WHERE'S STORM?' -- Jac and Dan Osborne confuse fans with 'new puppies' in sweet family photo

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REALITY CHEQUE -- Family in debt swap lives with wealthy landowners on Rich House Poor House

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GUESS WHO'S BACK -- Robbie Williams' kids scream 'Daddy' as they reunite after quarantine

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IBIZA ENDED -- Ibiza Weekender fans in tears as Jordan Davis leaves the show in final episode

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LEANER NINA - Model Nina Agdal looks super-sexy in white corset for latest lingerie shoot - MODEL Nina Agdal, who posed for Turkish lingerie brand Yeni Inci, recently celebrated her 28th birthday in quarantine. Nina's boyfriend Jack Brinkley-Cook, 24, could not be with her on her birthday amid the coronavirus lockdown. She told her Instagram followers: 'Stay safe everyone and thank you for every one of your birthday wishes.'

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GORDON RAMS-MAY -- James May lands own cookery show thanks to 'Oh c**k!' outbursts on Top Gear

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CROWNING GLORY -- The Queen owns the world's biggest diamond and it's worth millions

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FIGHTING SPIRIT -- Bill Turnbull says new diet helps him fight cancer but reveals mood swings

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F-OLLY! -- Olly Murs' girlfriend screams as he pulls down his pants and FARTS on her

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'WE TRUST GOD TO REBUILD' Church steeple collapses after firefighters battle Baltimore fire - THE Urban Bible Fellowship Church pastor, John Williams, said that the building was empty at the time and "trusts God to rebuild it."

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OTTERLY ADORABLE - Sweet moment orangutan dotes on otters as river runs through ape enclosure - THREE orangutans at Pairi Daiza zoo, Belgium, developed a 'special bond' with the otters after their river was run through the ape enclosure. The zoo said it enriched both species' environments.

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GRIEF AND RAGE -- Sharon Mitchell lashes out at husband Phil as he makes surprise return

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STRIKE BACK -- Karen Hauer insists show will 'bounce back' after AJ and Kevin's shock exits

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MEGXIT MISERY -- Harry reveals he's 'devastated' to step down as Captain General of Marines

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'SNEAKY!' -- Bachelor's Hannah Ann was 'blindsided' by ex Peter's flirty photos with Kelley

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