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Picture taken on July 20, 1969 shows astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., lunar module pilot, walking on the surface of the moon during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity (EVA). Astronaut Neil A. Armstrong took this photograph with a 70mm lunar surface camera. With one small step off a ladder, commander of the Apollo 11 mission Neil Armstrong of the US became the first human to set foot on the moon on July 20, 1969, before the eyes of hundreds of millions of awed television viewers worldwide. With that step, he placed mankind's first footprint on an extraterrestrial world and gained instant hero status.

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From the stage to Hollywood: Rita Ora channels Marilyn Monroe for Roberto Cavalli campaign

The British pop star broadens her fashion credentials in a Monroe-inspired photoshoot

Chairman of the BBC Trust, Lord Patten

Lord Patten appointed head of Vatican media committee

Vatican aims to modernise and re-vamp its online presence and communications strategy to reach wider audience

CIA's Twitter reaches early nadir with joke about Tupac's death

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Oscar Pistorius: Defence closes case in athlete's murder trial

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Katie Piper: If you aren't on the Organ Donor Register, ask yourself why

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An image taken from Google Street View of Tony Blair's house

Houses of Paul McCartney, Tony Blair and Fred Goodwin all disappear from Google Street View

Other celebrities to have had the images of their houses altered include Jimmy Page, Katherine Jenkins and Lily Allen

Amir Khan looks on during the IBF and WBA World Super Middleweight Championship bout between Carl Froch and George Groves at Wembley Stadium on May 31, 2014 in London, England.

Boxer Amir Khan arrested on suspicion of assaulting two teenagers

Alleged incident occurred early on Friday morning in Bolton

Demi Lovato upsets Russian fans for 'Putin gay kiss'

Russian fans took to Twitter to express their outrage at the 'gay Putin kiss' using the hashtag #demirespectrussia

The 84-year-old died of pulmonary cardiac arrest on Monday

Paul Mazursky dead: Five-time Oscar nominated director dies age 84

The director was known for his touching characterisations of everyday Americans in films like Harry and Tonto and An Unmarried Woman

Graham Norton fails to turn up for Radio 2 show — leaving producers scrambling for cover

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Jo Swinson initially joined the coalition government
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Eminem's daughter Hailie off to Michigan State University after graduating school with high A

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The true Gaza back-story that the Israelis aren’t telling this week

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