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I will be crossing my fingers and hoping that a white knight buys Alan Turing's "secret notebook" on Monday - and sends it back to Bletchley Park or at least makes it available to researchers...
He was one of Britain's finest minds, the father of modern computing, but his troubled life and classfied wartime work meant his legacy was neglected for decades. As the world finally recognises his brilliance, Rob Crilly reports on how a hidden manuscript is to go on auction amid fears it may be snapped up by a private collector
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extraordinary case
Al-Qaeda recruit found guilty in New York of plotting to blow up the Manchester shopping centre used bogus e-mail account to ask his handlers how to make a bomb
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This is extraordinary
Kaspersky researchers and former intelligence officers reveal how spies found way to lodge code on disc drives produced by major electronics manufacturers
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A design classic, which I had never really stopped to think about before
Teardrop-shaped masterpiece inspired by mother's struggles to lift conventional containers and the wreckage of Hiroshima atomic bomb
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A truly sickening business. 
Analysis: Jihadi John returns to deliver a string of familiar propaganda messages for the West and for would-be jihadist recruits
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Writing this was a lot of fun
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“And the music was reborn”. Don McLean's manuscripts reveal "lost" American Pie verse. Did he toy with happy ending? If you like playing the parlour game trying to work out what it all means, then you'll love this...
Original manuscript of iconic song expected to fetch up to $1.5m at auction in New York and includes lost ending, describing how “the music was reborn”
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Here's what prosecution says those girls' names really mean...
A suspected terrorist used four female names as codes for bomb-making chemicals
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Ideal for Frank Lampard...
Preservationists are outraged as a US environmental group plans to sell off a home assembled from centuries-old English parts with the proviso that it must be disassembled
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So the whole conflict minerals campaign might not be going so well
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Nothing mysterious about this. They are using it like any other campaign group. 
Study presented to Congress finds that violent extremists have a sophisticated understanding of social media but that suspending their accounts is effective way to halt proliferation
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"It's just one of those things that happens where everything lined up the wrong way..."  and a two year old boy shoots himself dead with his father's gun. Bonkers
Police in Florida describe death as a tragic accident after child finds weapon in car glovebox
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Tunbridge Wells - Cambridge - Chester - Aberdeen - Glasgow - Edinburgh - Nairobi - Islamabad
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