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The Royal Mint released 300 million new one pound coins into circulation on Tuesday. The money is packed with cutting edge anti-counterfeiting measures, including one that British authorities won't even talk about. Is it a coincidence that this happened the day before British Prime Minister Teresa May triggered the UK's exit from the European Union? Probably.

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"8000 locust, 2000 crickets, 4000 cockroaches. See you tomorrow night," was the text Huck Magazine writer Michael Segalov received hours before activists unleashed those exact breeds and quantities of insects inside a Byron burger location in London. The bugs came from activists upset by some recent anti-immigration activities at the chain and their vengeance was swift.

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David Cameron's Conservative government is to announce the formation of two new 5000 troop-strong strike brigades, as the UK's first defence review since 2010 was revealed yesterday. It's just one element of a major new defence push by the UK's top brass.

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British broadband provider TalkTalk has admitted that all of its 4 million customers' names, addresses, dates of birth, email addresses, phone numbers and bank details may have stolen by hackers.