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Maradona’s ‘Hand Of God’ shirt could be yours – for $2 million

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When the circus can’t leave town – Zavatelli Circus show left stranded in Belgian car park

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South Korean fines Facebook $6.1 million for sharing user info without consent

By Joyce Lee A South Korean agency for protecting personal information on Wednesday fined Facebook Inc 6.7 billion won ($6.06 million) and sought a criminal...

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