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Geneva toilets flush with cash

GENEVA Geneva prosecutors are investigating after toilets in a bank and three restaurants were blocked by about $100,000 in high-denomination euro banknotes, they said on Monday.

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Tree surgeon branches out with own 'Little Britain' in Germany

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