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  • America Ferrera, Vanessa Lua

    The Ten Most Expensive Insured Body Parts

    Celebrities often have one body part they are most famous for, so it is only natural they should seek to protect whatever it is through insurance. Some of the fees involved are truly astronomical and you won’t believe what...

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    Vladimir Putin: National Hero or Dangerous Megalomaniac?

    Vladimir Putin has attracted his fair share of controversy. Operating at the forefront of Russian politics for almost 20 years, he’s one of the most powerful people in the world, outranking US President Barack Obama on Forbes’ 2013 power...

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    The Most Incredible Infinity Pools in the World

    A wonderful swimming pool has often been the mark of a good holiday, no matter where in the world you may be. However, with the advent of the spectacular infinity pools, the billionaire lifestyle took a step up, with...

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    USS Pennsylvania: A True Giant of the Seas

    USS Pennsylvania is one of the largest submarines in the world and it has been a mainstay of the US Navy for the last 25 years. At Billionaires, we’re real believers in the phrase ‘the bigger the better’, so when...

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  • A Brush with Luxury: World's Most Expensive Toothbrush

    A Brush with Luxury: World’s Most Expensive Toothbrush

    The perfect gift for the person who has everything is the world’s most expensive toothbrush, a luxury item that promises the best teeth cleaning experience of your life. The Reinast Luxury Toothbrush, which is made from titanium to give...

  • Will Princess Diana's Iconic Wedding Gown go on Display?

    Will Princess Diana’s Iconic Wedding Gown go on Display?

    Fashion designer Elizabeth Emanuel, who created Princess Diana’s iconic wedding dress, has urged her sons William and Harry to put the gown on public display. Emanuel worked on the gown alongside her husband and co-designer, David, in the months...

  • Smoking in Offices Banned by Camel Cigarette Maker

    Smoking in Offices Banned by Camel Cigarette Maker

    The maker of Camel cigarettes, Reynolds American Inc, has confirmed that it has now banned smoking from its offices and buildings. All employees at the firm – which is based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina – have been informed that...

  • Elle Macpherson Sells Plush NY Pad for $2.4m

    Elle Macpherson Sells Plush NY Pad for $2.4m

    Supermodel Elle Macpherson has sold off her stunning Manhattan apartment for an impressive $2.4 million (AU$2.7 million). The 51-year-old Sydney born supermodel and businesswoman purchased the New York property in 1993 and has been trying to sell it for...

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  • Transforming the Future of Air Travel

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    Transforming the Future of Air Travel

    The future of commercial air travel looks set to be completely overhauled as a result of the work of a company based in the UK. The Centre for Process Innovation (CPI) have come up with a windowless plane that...

  • Mystery Dinosaur Discovered by Scientists

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    Mystery Dinosaur Discovered by Scientists

    Scientists have come across the missing parts of a mysterious dinosaur, 50 years after its bones were first found in Mongolia's Gobi Desert. The “goofy and weird” dinosaur was found to be strikingly different to what scientists had expected...

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    The Weekly Watch List

    There are few accessories that can complete a man’s outfit in quite the same way as a luxury watch. More than a mere timepiece, a high quality watch is the perfect accompaniment to a suave, elegant ensemble; it demonstrates...

  • Chiquita Bought out by Brazilian Firms

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    Chiquita Bought out by Brazilian Firms

    Banana producer Chiquita Brands International has agreed to a buyout from Brazilian companies Cutrale Group and Safra Group for a reported $681 million (AU$773 million). The company – which also sells salads under the Fresh Express brand – had...

  • New Zealand Bach Scoops Top 'Escape from it All' Award

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    New Zealand Bach Scoops Top ‘Escape from it All’ Award

    A quirky holiday home – known as a ‘bach’ – on the west coast of New Zealand has won a national prize for the perfect setting at which to ‘escape from it all.’ Woodpecker Bay Bach, which sits high...

  • National Prosecutors to Appeal Pistorius Verdict

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    National Prosecutors to Appeal Pistorius Verdict

    The South African national prosecuting authority will appeal the verdict and sentence given to Oscar Pistorius for the killing of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year. Pistorius was found guilty of culpable homicide and later sentenced to five years in...

  • One in Five Banks fail ECB Stress Tests

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    One in Five Banks fail ECB Stress Tests

    The European Central Bank (ECB) reported that 25 out of 130 – around one in five – banks had failed crucial stress checks last year. However, most of the 25 European banks found to have failed the health checks...

  • Surgeons perform World's First 'Dead Heart Transplant'

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    Surgeons perform World’s First ‘Dead Heart Transplant’

    In what is surely one of the most incredible medical feats of recent years, surgeons at a Sydney hospital have successfully brought a dead heart back to life and used it in a transplant. The surgical team at St...

  • Woman Tested for Ebola in Australia

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    Woman Tested for Ebola in Australia

    An 18-year-old woman has tested negative for Ebola but remains in quarantine in Queensland, Australia. The 18-year-old had arrived in the country from Guinea with her family 12 days ago, but was admitted to hospital after developing a fever...

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    Time Travel: Science Fiction or Science Fact?

    If time travel was a reality, where would you go, and who would you see? Would you take a trip back the ancient world to watch the Pyramids being built in Egypt, visit the Inca civilisation in South America...