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 2018-01-24 05:00 

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Thousands of tons of UK plastic dumped across world...
 2018-01-24 01:36 

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Teenager kills classmates in gun rampage...

A teenage boy has killed two classmates and wounded more than 12 people after opening fire with a handgun at a Kentucky high school....

 2018-01-23 20:35 

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Raw emotion as abused gymnasts speak out...

Something extraordinary is unfolding in courtroom five on the third floor of the Veterans Memorial Courthouse in Lansing, Michigan....

 2018-01-23 16:44 

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Pregnant schoolgirls arrested to find the fathers...

Five pregnant schoolgirls were arrested in Tanzania so the men who had sex with them can be traced, authorities say....

 2018-01-23 16:31 

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Twitter gaffe kept Hawaii in dark about missile alert...

Hawaii's governor has admitted he was unable to tell citizens that a missile alert was a false alarm because he did not know his Twitter username and password....

 2018-01-23 16:25 

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Andrex and Kleenex maker to cut 5,500 jobs...

The manufacturer of Huggies nappies, Andrex toilet paper and Kleenex tissues has refused to rule out job losses among its UK workforce as it seeks to cut up to 5,500 roles worldwide....

 2018-01-23 15:19 

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'Final effort' to solve flight MH370 mystery...

A "final effort" is under way to find the wreckage of flight MH370 nearly four years after it vanished with 239 people on board....

 2018-01-23 15:12 

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Americans killed in attack on luxury hotel...

Americans were among 22 people killed in a Taliban attack on a luxury hotel in the Afghan capital Kabul....

 2018-01-23 15:09 

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Sessions questioned over Russia 'collusion'...

US attorney general Jeff Sessions has been interviewed as part of the probe into the Trump campaign's alleged collusion with Russia....

 2018-01-23 14:32 

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Paris flooded after Seine bursts its banks...

Some areas of Paris are under water after the River Seine burst its banks following days of heavy rain....

 2018-01-23 14:20 

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Tourists forced to flee hotel as avalanche strikes...

Dozens of tourists have been airlifted from a four-star mountainside hotel following an overnight avalanche in northern Italy....

 2018-01-23 13:52 

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Sub owner 'tortured Kim Wall before killing her'...

A Danish inventor tied up and tortured Swedish reporter Kim Wall before killing her on his private submarine, according to prosecutors....

 2018-01-23 13:40 

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Philippines volcano: 'Evacuate or face death penalty'...

More than 56,000 villagers are now camped in emergency shelters as the Philippines' most active volcano continues to threaten a potentially deadly eruption....

 2018-01-23 12:50 

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Anti-apartheid jazz hero Hugh Masekela dies...

The Father of South African jazz Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78....

 2018-01-23 12:41 

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Cranberries star O'Riordan buried next to father...

The Cranberries star Dolores O'Riordan has been laid to rest alongside her father following her funeral mass in County Limerick....

 2018-01-23 11:56 

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Teen, 15, held over death of fellow pupil...

A 15-year-old student in Germany has been arrested on suspicion of killing a fellow pupil at school....

 2018-01-23 10:49 

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Sea 'regurgitates trash' 100ft on to beach...

A beach in Lebanon has been enveloped in huge piles of rubbish after a storm blew in waste reaching 100ft inland....

 2018-01-23 09:55 

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Hackers behind 'a billion' dodgy web adverts...

Hackers are using the web's advertising networks to trick people into downloading malware using fake security updates and Adobe Flash....

 2018-01-23 09:48 

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Tsunami warning after huge Alaska quake...

A warning has been issued for "widespread hazardous tsunami waves" after an 8.2 magnitude earthquake off the southeast coast of Alaska....

 2018-01-23 08:51 

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Facebook: Russia used us as 'information weapon'...

Facebook has admitted that social media can have a damaging impact on democracy....

 2018-01-23 08:48 

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Woman's remains found 'cooked' in pots on stove...

The dismembered remains of a missing woman have been found "cooked" in pots on a stove....

 2018-01-23 03:48 

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Bill Cosby first appearance since sex mistrial...

Bill Cosby has made his first reported appearance in public since he was prosecuted for sexual misconduct....

 2018-01-22 21:58 

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Turkey ups offensive against US-backed Kurds...

Turkey has begun a major new offensive in northwestern Syria, in a bid to oust Kurdish militia from the area....

 2018-01-22 19:04 

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US Senate approves deal to end shutdown...

The Senate has approved a deal that will put an end to a three-day US government shutdown....

 2018-01-22 17:22 

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Video Assistant Referees to be used at World Cup...

The World Cup is set to use video replays this summer - with FIFA confirming a sponsor is being sought for the technology....

 2018-01-22 17:16 

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Ex-footballer Weah sworn in as president...

Former top footballer George Weah has been sworn in as the Liberian president, vowing to use his "overwhelming mandate" to stop corruption and create jobs....

 2018-01-22 16:47 

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Johnson: Trump's Jerusalem move an 'opportunity'...

Boris Johnson has claimed Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel could be a "moment of opportunity" for peace in the Middle East....

 2018-01-22 16:30 

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Repatriation of Rohingya refugees postponed...

The repatriation of tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslim refugees to Myanmar has been postponed just hours before it was due to begin....

 2018-01-22 16:20 

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Judge refuses to re-issue Puigdemont warrant...

A Spanish judge has refused to re-issue a European arrest warrant for former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont - saying it would be playing into the exiled politician's hands....

 2018-01-22 11:25 

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Convicted nurse charged with murdering 97 patients...

A German nurse serving a life sentence for two murders has been charged with another 97 killings across two hospitals....

 2018-01-22 10:55 

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A new billionaire 'is created every two days'...

The richest 1% of the global population accumulated 82% of the wealth generated last year while the poorest half saw no increase in prosperity, according to figures published by Oxfam....

 2018-01-22 09:41 

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Rush hour commuters injured in train crash...

At least 15 people have been injured after a train crashed into a barrier at the end of a railway line near Sydney....

 2018-01-22 08:11 

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Pence proud 'to be in Israel's capital Jerusalem'...

Mike Pence has kicked off his visit to Israel by saying it was an honour "to be in Israel's capital, Jerusalem"....

 2018-01-22 08:11 

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Mike Pence heckled in Israeli parliament...

Mike Pence has been heckled by Israeli Arab politicians as he announced the US embassy in Israel will move to Jerusalem by the end of 2019....

 2018-01-22 08:10 

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Volcano could be on verge of 'dangerous eruption'...

Motorists were forced to turn on their windscreen wipers and headlights as huge quantities of ash and sand rained down following an "intense" explosion from the Philippines' most active volcano....

 2018-01-22 06:27 

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Twitter finds more Russian troll accounts...

Twitter has identified more than 1,000 additional accounts which it claims were used by the Kremlin to influence the US presidential election....

 2018-01-22 04:26 

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Thousands off work as US govt shutdown drags on...

Hundreds of thousands of US government workers will stay off work without pay for a third day after a late-night vote to end the shutdown was pushed back....

 2018-01-21 23:44 

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Saudi set to provide $1.5bn in aid for Yemen...

Saudi Arabia is expected to announce a multi-billion dollar aid package for Yemen, which it says will "alleviate the suffering" by opening land, sea and air routes into the war-torn country....

 2018-01-21 23:44 

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UK Army 'would struggle in battle with Russia'...

Britain risks falling behind her enemies if the Government doesn't sufficiently invest in modern capabilities, the head of the Army will warn....

 2018-01-21 21:00 

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Kenya blames colonial Britain for landmine deaths...

Kenya has blamed British colonialists after four children were killed by a landmine....

 2018-01-21 18:38 

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Greeks call for Macedonia to change its name...

More than 100,000 Greeks have protested in the city of Thessaloniki to demand the country of Macedonia stops using the name....

 2018-01-21 15:34 

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Germany's socialist party agrees to talks...

Germany's centre- left party has agreed to coalition talks with Angela Merkel's conservatives after four months of deadlock....

 2018-01-21 14:03 

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Mexico murder rate soars as 25,000 are killed...

The number of people murdered in Mexico reached a record high in 2017 as a wave of violence sweeps across the country....

 2018-01-21 13:38 

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Turkish troops move into Kurdish area in Syria...

Turkish troops, armoured vehicles and special forces have moved three miles (5km) inside the Kurdish-controlled Afrin area of northern Syria....

 2018-01-21 12:11 

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Dolores O'Riordan's body in public repose...

Hundreds of people are gathering to pay their respects to Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan whose body is in public repose....

 2018-01-21 11:55 

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British number two in Australian Open quarters...

Kyle Edmund recorded the most significant victory of his career by beating Andreas Seppi in four sets to reach his maiden Grand Slam quarter-final....

 2018-01-21 11:32 

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Macron: French would 'probably' vote to leave EU...

France would "probably" have voted to leave the EU if it had held an in/out referendum, according to the country's leader....

 2018-01-21 09:09 

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Elephants charge at police in foiled stakeout...

Police officers were charged by elephants while staking out a suspected cannabis farm, dropping an automatic rifle amid the chaos....

 2018-01-21 08:13 

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Key vote set to be held to reopen US government...

A key vote is set to be held in a last-ditch attempt to reopen the US government before hundreds of thousands of federal workers are forced to start the working week with no pay....

 2018-01-21 01:46 

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Make-or-break vote on Merkel coalition talks...

The fate of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the direction of European politics will become clearer after a vote by 600 members of Mrs Merkel's opposing party, the Social Democrats (SPD)....

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