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Curator Ruth Pelletier walks down a hallway in the cold-war era nuclear fallout shelter constructed for President John F. Kennedy on Peanut Island, Florida

In pictures: JFK's Cold War nuclear shelter

The hollow steel fallout bunker constructed for President John F Kennedy on Peanut Island near Riviera Beach in Florida is now a museum which attracts about 12,000 visitors a year. 

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The world's most expensive player will not be going to the World Cup. The £85m Real Madrid 'galactico' played in just three of Wales' qualifiers as they amassed just 10 points and finished second bottom of Group A.

World Cup 2014: Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Gareth Bale, Robert Lewandowski and the best players NOT going to Brazil

A look at some of the star names who won't be a part of next summer's carnival

Weaving LEDs through carpets could transform the look of public and private spaces

The new technology could be used as quickly adaptable signage in public places - or create new possibilities for interior design

Maritime Museum (R) in Hull

Hull is UK City of Culture 2017: In pictures

Hull has been named the UK City of Culture 2017, seeing off competition from Dundee, Leicester and Swansea Bay. The city will hope to see an economic boost from the accolade, which is handed out every four years.

Joe Hart: Made fine save from Per Mertesacker on first start for three weeks before being exposed for header. Got away with one rush from area. 6/10

England 0 Germany 1: Player ratings from Wembley Stadium

Man-for-man marking from Wembley

A combination picture shows (L) U.S. President John F. Kennedy and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis greeting supporters at Dallas Love Field in Dallas, Texas on November 22, 1963 and (R) the same scene showing a remodeled air traffic control tower at the site of the original photo at Dallas Love Field in Dallas, Texas

In pictures: 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy

The City of Dallas will hold commemoration ceremonies on 22 November, 2013 marking the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Here is the selection of images of the key locations taken on 22 November, 1963 and today.

Selfie in a car's mirror

In pictures: Our readers' selfies

'Selfie' has been named the word of 2013, beating 'twerk', 'binge-watch' and 'showrooming' as the most popular new term of the year by Oxford Dictionaries.

A view from the top of the new staircase in the Rotunda

A new twist on an old favourite as transformed Tate Britain reopens

After a £45m transformation, the gallery is back to its best with stripped-back features and a  front door opening on to the Thames once more

Architects Peter St John and Adam Caruso have revitalised The Tate's entrance, cafe and gallery spaces in a £45 million refurbishment project

Tate Britain's redesign: It may not be cool but it’s restrained, and elegant, and it works

The transformation of Tate Britain’s core building will seem effortless to many

BMW unveiled a more fuel efficient, third-generation version of its iconic Mini, as the world's biggest luxury car maker looks to retain its leadership in the lucrative high-end compact car market

In pictures: BMW launches the new Mini car in Oxford

The latest reincarnation of the classic British car which first took to the road in 1959 shows a Mini that is quieter, longer, wider and taller than its predecessor.

Architects Peter St John and Adam Caruso have revitalised The Tate's entrance, cafe and gallery spaces in a £45 million refurbishment project

In pictures: Tate Britain unveils the £45 million renovation project

“Transforming Tate Britain” project, includes stained glass windows designed by Turner Prize-winner Richard Wright, spiral staircase and a ceiling mural designed by Alan Johnson.

Comet ISON latest: 'comet of the century' begins to brighten as it nears the Sun

The icy object might become the brightest comet of the century if it survives its 'sungrazing' journey through our solar system

A garage in the Town of Hustisford collapsed and walls were turned inside-out after severe weather moved through the area yesterday

In pictures: Tornadoes flatten parts of US Midwest

Intense thunderstorms and tornadoes swept across the Midwest, causing extensive damage in several central Illinois communities while sending people to their basements for shelter.

Fraser Forster. Celtic stopper slow to get down for Sanchez’ cute header. Strong hands to keep out Beausejour effort soon after but often hesitant to leave his line.6/10

England v Chile: Player ratings

Man for man marking from the friendly at Wembley

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'New Tricks' star Dennis Waterman is departing from the show after he completes filming on two more episodes
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Frank Lampard and his non-celebration
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Mario Balotelli celebrates his first Liverpool goal
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Britain's shadow chancellor Ed Balls (L) challenges reporter Rob Merrick for the ball during the Labour Party versus the media soccer match,
peopleReporter left bleeding after tackle from shadow Chancellor in annual political football match
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Female fans want more explicit male sex in Game of Thrones, George R R Martin says
tvSpoiler warning: Star of George RR Martin's hit series says viewers have 'not seen the last' of him/her
Dame Vivienne Westwood has been raging pretty much all of her life
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Scottish referendum: The Yes vote was the love that dared speak its name, but it was not to be

Despite the result, this is the end of the status quo

Boyd Tonkin on the fall-out from the Scottish referendum
Manolo Blahnik: The high priest of heels talks flats, Englishness, and why he loves Mary Beard

Manolo Blahnik: Flats, Englishness, and Mary Beard

The shoe designer who has been dubbed 'the patron saint of the stiletto'
The Beatles biographer reveals exclusive original manuscripts of some of the best pop songs ever written

Scrambled eggs and LSD

Behind The Beatles' lyrics - thanks to Hunter Davis's original manuscript copies
'Normcore' fashion: Blending in is the new standing out in latest catwalk non-trend

'Normcore': Blending in is the new standing out

Just when fashion was in grave danger of running out of trends, it only went and invented the non-trend. Rebecca Gonsalves investigates
Dance’s new leading ladies fight back: How female vocalists are now writing their own hits

New leading ladies of dance fight back

How female vocalists are now writing their own hits
Mystery of the Ground Zero wedding photo

A shot in the dark

Mystery of the wedding photo from Ground Zero
His life, the universe and everything

His life, the universe and everything

New biography sheds light on comic genius of Douglas Adams
Save us from small screen superheroes

Save us from small screen superheroes

Shows like Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D are little more than marketing tools
Reach for the skies

Reach for the skies

From pools to football pitches, rooftop living is looking up
These are the 12 best hotel spas in the UK

12 best hotel spas in the UK

Some hotels go all out on facilities; others stand out for the sheer quality of treatments
These Iranian-controlled Shia militias used to specialise in killing American soldiers. Now they are fighting Isis, backed up by US airstrikes

Widespread fear of Isis is producing strange bedfellows

Iranian-controlled Shia militias that used to kill American soldiers are now fighting Isis, helped by US airstrikes
Topshop goes part Athena poster, part last spring Prada

Topshop goes part Athena poster, part last spring Prada

Shoppers don't come to Topshop for the unique
How to make a Lego masterpiece

How to make a Lego masterpiece

Toy breaks out of the nursery and heads for the gallery
Meet the ‘Endies’ – city dwellers who are too poor to have fun

Meet the ‘Endies’ – city dwellers who are too poor to have fun

Urbanites are cursed with an acronym pointing to Employed but No Disposable Income or Savings
Paisley’s decision to make peace with IRA enemies might remind the Arabs of Sadat

Ian Paisley’s decision to make peace with his IRA enemies

His Save Ulster from Sodomy campaign would surely have been supported by many a Sunni imam