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Man who killed himself over £20,000 payday loan debt 'started owing £100s'

24 July 2014 23:35:19 mirror - News

Unemployed Ian Jordan was being chased by 12 firms when he took an overdose last November - he received 1,000 text messages from them after his death

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Man believed to have murdered priest wife before killing himself

18 July 2014 22:26:32 UK headlines

Husband of a priest found dead after he is believed to have killed her at their home

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RSPB: 'We did not kill 22 birds'

06 June 2014 10:33:46 BBC News - UK

RSPB Scotland says "outrageous rumours" have been spread accusing it of accidently killing birds of prey.

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'Pigeon man' jailed after breaching ASBO banning him from feeding birds

29 May 2014 12:19:34 mirror - News

John Wilkinson has earned himself notoriety for handing out bird food, but has now broken the order resulting in six weeks behind bars

Vice All News Time29 May 2014 12:19:34


Abused man used car to kill stepdad

16 May 2014 17:37:56 BBC News - UK

A man who killed his abusive former stepfather by running him over in his car is jailed.

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Man kills his wife and himself after fearing Japanese knotweed invasion

31 March 2014 21:30:34 UK headlines

Lab technician leaves suicide note saying the balance of his mind was disturbed because of his worry over Japanese knotweed        

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Flap to the future: Tech boffin creates version of hit game Flappy Bird for Commodore 64

28 February 2014 15:55:37 mirror - News

Sos Sosowski is the man behind the latest incarnation of the hit mobile game, this time deciding to port it for the 1980s console

Vice All News Time28 February 2014 15:55:37


Man killed wife and self on birthday

25 February 2014 23:00:16 BBC News - UK

A man who became depressed over his ill health shot his wife dead on her birthday and then killed himself, the inquest into their deaths hears.

Vice All News Time25 February 2014 23:00:16


Flappy Bird: Other smartphone apps that made their creators a shedload of cash - from Angry Birds to iFart

12 February 2014 07:55:02 mirror - News

The amount of cash generated by such a simple idea seems incredible - but it happens. Here are some of the apps that rocked the world

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Flappy Bird creator reveals why he removed hit iPhone app

11 February 2014 11:54:26 mirror - News

Dong Nguyen felt the game had 'become a problem' and did what he could to stop it getting worse - by getting rid of it forever

Vice All News Time11 February 2014 11:54:26


RIP Flappy Bird: Top 10 free games for iPhone, iPad and Android for more fun and games

10 February 2014 15:27:29 mirror - News

Flappy Bird may be no more but there's no reason why you can't continue spending hours of your day on your phone or tablet

Vice All News Time10 February 2014 15:27:29


iPhones with Flappy Bird on sale on eBay - but would you pay $90,000?

10 February 2014 13:44:07 mirror - News

After the popular app was withdrawn from sale, people are cashing in by selling phones with the game pre-installed

Vice All News Time10 February 2014 13:44:07


Flappy Bird removed from app stores after creator says popular mobile game has 'ruined his simple life'

09 February 2014 19:07:09 mirror - News

Flappy Bird is no longer available to purchase in the Apple App store after Dong Nguyen told fans he could not 'take this anymore'

Vice All News Time09 February 2014 19:07:09


Live reaction: Flappy Bird to be taken down from app stores

09 February 2014 13:54:04 mirror - News

The game's creator Dong Nguyen says he is removing it from the Apple and Play stores because it is ruining his life

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Flappy Bird 'to be taken down' after 'ruining creator's life'

09 February 2014 11:09:04 UK headlines

App sensation Flappy Bird looks set to be removed from the App Store after its creator said he hates it for ruining his 'simple life'        

Vice All News Time09 February 2014 11:09:04


Pictured: M1 hero driver who died while trying to help man who jumped to his death off bridge

31 January 2014 18:26:42 mirror - News

Spencer Bell was today named as the Good Samaritan who went to help a man who killed himself by jumping from a bridge over the M1

Vice All News Time31 January 2014 18:26:42


Man charged over house killing

26 January 2014 11:32:26 BBC News - UK

A man is charged with murdering 23-year-old Matthew Dunn, who was found injured at a house in Leicestershire.

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Man remanded over Christmas killing

29 December 2013 11:13:18 BBC News - UK

A man is remanded in custody charged with the murder of an 83-year-old in Staffordshire in the early hours of Christmas Day.

Vice All News Time29 December 2013 11:13:18


Man killed after being run over by ambulance

30 October 2013 12:40:30 News | Mail Online

The man, who has not yet been named, was run over last night on the A1 southbound, near Haggerston in Northumberland.

Vice All News Time30 October 2013 12:40:30


Worldwide ban on bird pollutant

22 October 2013 12:44:36 BBC News - UK

A pollutant that killed thousands of birds on the south coast can no longer be dumped at sea after a worldwide ban was agreed.

Vice All News Time22 October 2013 12:44:36


Man killed with crossbow 'over debt'

15 October 2013 12:44:37 BBC News - UK

A drug dealer was shot with a crossbow on his doorstep by one of his clients in a row over a £6,000 debt, a court hears.

Vice All News Time15 October 2013 12:44:37


'I can't get that man's face out of my head': Man killed himself after being haunted by the face of a dying man he tried to save less than 12 hours earlier

02 October 2013 13:56:37 News | Mail Online

Sean Lyons, 24, was so traumatised about witnessing a killing in Levenshulme, Manchester, he hanged himself after telling friends and family: 'I can't get that man's face out of my head.'

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Man jailed over family feud killing

18 September 2013 13:14:29 BBC News - UK

A man who drove a lorry into a North Lanarkshire garden, killing an amateur boxer, is jailed for seven years.

Vice All News Time18 September 2013 13:14:29


Man hangs himself after vigilante paedophile claim

18 September 2013 11:25:30 UK headlines

A man hanged himself days after a group of "paedophile hunters" accused him of grooming a child over the internet.        

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'Had to kill pigeon with my shoe': Ben Goldsmith tells of his upset after riding over bird and then finishing off in front of group of children

25 July 2013 13:17:36 News | Mail Online

Ben Goldsmith, the son of the late billionaire James Goldsmith and socialite Annabel Goldsmith, hit the bird as he cycled through Glasshouse Street near Piccadilly Circus.

Vice All News Time25 July 2013 13:17:36


James Sillcock inquest: Acne drug 'drove young man to kill himself'

18 July 2013 04:09:44 mirror - News

He killed himself days after watching a documentary about an acne sufferer who took his own life after also taking Roaccutane

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Teenage boy Charlie Booth killed himself after police visit over sex tests to girl

15 June 2013 06:44:52 mirror - News

He was found dead by his mum Julia after killing himself with a shotgun he got as a gift from his family for his 15th birthday

Vice All News Time15 June 2013 06:44:52


Parrot owner was handed £2,000 after bird was killed by noise from low-flying RAF jet

03 June 2013 04:20:24 News | Mail Online

Military chiefs paid more than £2,000 after the exotic bird died when a Hercules soared over a house in Ayrshire.

Vice All News Time03 June 2013 04:20:24


How many birds are killed by windows?

05 May 2013 09:33:06 BBC News - UK

Spring has arrived in the northern hemisphere, and birds are returning from warmer climes - but some will die by crashing into windows.

Vice All News Time05 May 2013 09:33:06


More bird species affected by PIB

22 April 2013 16:02:54 BBC News - UK

More than 1,000 birds of 20 species are killed by a spill

Vice All News Time22 April 2013 16:02:54