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25m Updated Two cheetah cubs were born for the first time by IVF. The breakthrough offers hope for the threatened species
A pair of cheetah cubs have been born from in vitro fertilization to a surrogate cheetah mother for the first time, and experts are hailing it a "huge scientific breakthrough."
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Coronavirus live updates: stock markets tumble amid global investor alarm28m Updated Coronavirus live updates: stock markets tumble amid global investor alarm
Concerns mount that the spread of Covid-19 cannot be stopped as South Korean cases jump over 830, with 8 deaths. Follow latest news
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Coronavirus closures reveal vast scale of China’s secretive wildlife farm industry29m Coronavirus closures reveal vast scale of China’s secretive wildlife farm industry
Peacocks, porcupines and pangolins among species bred on 20,000 farms closed in wake of virus Nearly 20,000 wildlife farmsraising species including peacocks, civet cats, porcupines, ostriches, wild geese and boar have been shut down across China in the wake of the coronavirus, in a move that has exposed the hitherto unknown size of the industry. Until a few weeks ago wildlife farming was still being promoted by government agencies as an easy way for rural Chinese people to get rich.
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Under Pressure From Trump, Extraditions from Mexico to U.S. Soar51m Updated Under Pressure From Trump, Extraditions from Mexico to U.S. Soar
The increased pace follows a threat by President Trump to designate drug traffickers as terrorists and amid two visits by his attorney general to Mexico to push for more cooperation.
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56m Brexit: EU set to agree UK trade talks mandate
Ministers from the EU will meet in Brussels later to finalise their red lines for talks with the UK.
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58m Cases surge in South Korea, Iran and Italy | WHO team arrives in Italy | In US, Trump administration expect $2.5 billion in anti-virus spending
Italy warns people not to panic-buy as coronavirus cases rise in north Is it safe for travelers to visit Italy?
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‘Recipe for a Massive Viral Outbreak’: Iran Emerges as a Worldwide Threat1h 8m Updated ‘Recipe for a Massive Viral Outbreak’: Iran Emerges as a Worldwide Threat
Long a regional crossroads, Iran is spreading the new coronavirus to a host of neighboring countries. Many are ill-equipped to cope.
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1h 9m Updated A nine-day heat wave just scorched Antarctica
A nine-day heat wave scorched Antarctica's northern tip earlier this month. New NASA images reveal that nearly a quarter of an Antarctic island's snow cover melted in that time -- an increasingly common symptom of the climate crisis.
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Trump Administration Considers Punishing Chinese News Organizations1h 14m Updated Trump Administration Considers Punishing Chinese News Organizations
U.S. officials said they were looking at ways to retaliate for China’s expulsion of three Wall Street Journal reporters, including evicting Chinese journalists who file intelligence reports.
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1h 17m Updated Coronavirus: World must prepare for pandemic, says WHO
But the UN health body says the coronavirus outbreak does not yet meet the criteria for a pandemic.
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Photos of Modi’s Big Party for Trump in India1h 24m Updated Photos of Modi’s Big Party for Trump in India
“Namaste Trump,” the prime minister’s unabashed homage to the U.S. president, took over a 110,000-seat cricket stadium.
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Vigilantes attack home Karen Matthews shares with her convicted paedophile fiancée1h 25m Vigilantes attack home Karen Matthews shares with her convicted paedophile fiancée
Vigilantes have attacked the home Britain's 'worst mother' Karen Matthews shares with her convicted paedophile fiancée Paul Saunders in the South East of England.
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Dutton talks of ‘leftwing lunatics’ after Asio chief says rightwing extremism on rise – politics live1h 27m Updated Dutton talks of ‘leftwing lunatics’ after Asio chief says rightwing extremism on rise – politics live
Home affairs minister vows crackdown on both sides as Kristina Keneally calls for Bettina Arndt to be stripped of Australia Day honour and major parties grapple with climate policies. All the day’s events, live from Canberra
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1h 29m Updated Harvey Weinstein found guilty of rape in watershed case
The ex-movie mogul is reported to have had chest pains after hearing the verdict against him in New York.
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British farmers urge Government not to allow imports of acid-washed chicken1h 31m British farmers urge Government not to allow imports of acid-washed chicken
Environment Secretary George Eustice has hinted that the UK would be open to discussions over imports of acid-washed meat, which could be pivotal to trade talks.
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Mission: Impossible 7 filming hit by coronavirus fears1h 33m Mission: Impossible 7 filming hit by coronavirus fears
Filming on the latest Mission: Impossible movie has been suspended due to coronavirus fears in Italy.
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1h 36m Updated Global markets getting hammered by outbreak
Fears about the novel coronavirus outbreak are still roiling global markets Tuesday.
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1h 38m Environment Agency chief: Avoid building new homes on flood plains
The head of the Environment Agency says new buildings should be made more resilient to flooding.
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Middle-class parents are up in arms after it emerges most grammar schools favour poorest pupils1h 39m Middle-class parents are up in arms after it emerges most grammar schools favour poorest pupils
Schools are giving a higher priority to children from disadvantaged backgrounds who pass the 11-plus test in a bid to boost social mobility.
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This Tiny Creature Seemed Extinct. DNA Technology Helped Prove It Wasn’t.1h 40m This Tiny Creature Seemed Extinct. DNA Technology Helped Prove It Wasn’t.
The rediscovery of a fly species in Wales hints at environmental DNA sampling’s potential to change endangered species protection.
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1h 42m Updated Petition to airlines: Kids should sit with their parents
Basic economy is fine if you're a solo airline passenger willing to roll the dice on a middle seat. For families, the lowest airfare class can be problematic.
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Tory MPs warn they could sabotage the Budget if Chancellor Rishi Sunak raises fuel duty1h 50m Tory MPs warn they could sabotage the Budget if Chancellor Rishi Sunak raises fuel duty
Fuel duty in Britain has been kept at 57.95p per litre for petrol and diesel since 2011. MPs and motoring groups have warned an attempt to hit drivers on March 11 would be a mistake.
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Diane Abbott quits the shadow cabinet2h Updated Diane Abbott quits the shadow cabinet
Mrs Abbott said that she would return to the Commons' backbenches irrespective of which candidate wins the race and was committed to stopping a post-Corbyn 'swerve to the right.'
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2h Where are all the UK’s new homes being built?
More and more new homes are needed to house a growing population - but where are they springing up?
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South-west Queensland towns brace for flooding as police declare emergency2h South-west Queensland towns brace for flooding as police declare emergency
St George and Dirranbandi prepare for floods as Balonne River expected to peak at 12.5 metres after downpours at the weekend An emergency situation has been declared in Queensland’s south-west town of St George because of expected major flooding. Queensland police issued the warning on Tuesday morning and said St George was bracing for flooding on Tuesday and Wednesday after weekend downpours.
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2h What happens when the internet vanishes?
During a troublesome protest or tricky election, some countries just cut the online cord.
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Dutton warns of ‘leftwing lunatics’ threat after Asio chief says rightwing extremism on rise – politics live2h Updated Dutton warns of ‘leftwing lunatics’ threat after Asio chief says rightwing extremism on rise – politics live
Home affairs minister vows crackdown on both sides as Kristina Keneally calls for Bettina Arndt to be stripped of Australia Day honour and major parties grapple with climate policies. All the day’s events, live from Canberra
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Civil Service boss Sir Mark Sedwill warns staff to stop briefing against Priti Patel2h Civil Service boss Sir Mark Sedwill warns staff to stop briefing against Priti Patel
The Cabinet Secretary's comments follow days of extraordinary briefings about relations between Priti Patel and Sir Philip Rutnam, who is permanent secretary at the Home Office.
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2h Cardiff woman wins £400k in DWP race discrimination row
The Department for Work and Pensions created a "hostile environment" for one employee, a judge rules.
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Spreading Across Continents, a Lethal Virus Tests a Fraying Global Order3h Spreading Across Continents, a Lethal Virus Tests a Fraying Global Order
New outbreaks in Europe and the Middle East are accelerating amid concerns that the global response is fractured and uncoordinated.
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3h Six things you need to know about Indo-US ties
Trump fumbles Indian cricket greats' names
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Thich Quang Do, Defiant Rights Champion in Vietnam, Dies at 913h Thich Quang Do, Defiant Rights Champion in Vietnam, Dies at 91
As the patriarch of a banned Buddhist church, he endured prison, house arrest and internal exile but refused to bend to the Communist authorities.
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As Trump Barricades the Border, Legal Immigration Is Starting to Plunge3h Updated As Trump Barricades the Border, Legal Immigration Is Starting to Plunge
President Trump’s border wall is beginning to rise, but a thick curtain of policy changes is more responsible for suppressing the flow of immigrants into the country.
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Woman dies after being shot in Somerset village3h Woman dies after being shot in Somerset village
Police said further search located man, 67, with shotgun injuries in Winsford A woman has died after being shot at a property in a Somerset village. Police were called to Winsford, near Minehead, by a member of the public raising concerns over the welfare of a woman at 2.30pm on Saturday.
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Number of people asking for help to stop viewing child porn online DOUBLES to nearly 100,000 3h Number of people asking for help to stop viewing child porn online DOUBLES to nearly 100,000 
A staggering 94,342 people in the UK contacted Stop It Now! by phone or through its website in 2019, compared to 43,019 who used the service in 2018 - a 119 per cent increase.
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Farmers pile pressure on UK government over chlorinated chicken3h Farmers pile pressure on UK government over chlorinated chicken
Calls for food standards to be enshrined in law to avoid post-Brexit ‘betrayal’ of consumers Farmers have hit back at suggestions the
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Eamonn Holmes faces a £250k bill after losing his tax case3h Eamonn Holmes faces a £250k bill after losing his tax case
The host of ITV's This Morning claimed he was a freelancer, and received payments via his company. But HM Revenue and Customs has been cracking down on the practice.
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Salman Abedi mingled with Manchester Arena crowds as he scouted the area four days before killing 223h Salman Abedi mingled with Manchester Arena crowds as he scouted the area four days before killing 22
Salman Abedi, 22, had performed a solo reconnaissance trip on his first day back to Britain from Libya on May 18, 2017, just days before committing terror attack that killed 22 people.
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4h Emergency terror law clears parliamentary hurdles
The bill blocking automatic release of convicted terror offenders is approved by the House of Lords.
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Coronavirus outbreak: Italy deaths rise to seven as stocks braced for more falls – live updates4h Updated Coronavirus outbreak: Italy deaths rise to seven as stocks braced for more falls – live updates
Concerns mount that the spread of Covid-19 cannot be stopped as deaths outside Asia continue to rise. Follow latest news and developments
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4h Wilder blames elaborate ring-walk costume for Fury defeat
Deontay Wilder blames his elaborate ring-walk costume for his WBC heavyweight title defeat by Tyson Fury.
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For Hilary Mantel, There’s No Time Like the Past4h For Hilary Mantel, There’s No Time Like the Past
“Wolf Hall” and “Bring Up the Bodies,” the first books in her Thomas Cromwell trilogy, have sold millions. Now the two-time Booker Prize winner is finishing the job with “The Mirror and the Light.”
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Tiny Chinese seaweed is oldest green plant fossil ever found4h Tiny Chinese seaweed is oldest green plant fossil ever found
Proterocladus antiquus carpeted seafloor 1bn years ago and was size of rice grain Scientists have found in rocks from northern China what may be the oldest
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Kristina Keneally calls for Bettina Arndt to be stripped of Australia Day honour – politics live4h Updated Kristina Keneally calls for Bettina Arndt to be stripped of Australia Day honour – politics live
It’s party room meeting Tuesday, as the major parties grapple with climate policies; the Asio boss warns of rising foreign interference and anger over Bettina Arndt’s Australia Day honour. All the day’s events, live from Canberra
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Laurence Fox announces he is quitting Twitter following Question Time row4h Laurence Fox announces he is quitting Twitter following Question Time row
Actor Laurence Fox announced he is quitting Twitter today after condemning a 'cancel culture' that pushes people to their edge following his heated Question Time appearance.
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4h Under Trump, America is less prepared for an outbreak
The coronavirus that emerged from Wuhan, China, last year is causing alarm across the world, with fear that this could become the next pandemic. Late last month, the World Health Organization declared the virus, named COVID-19, a "Public Health Emergency of International Concern" and urged an immediate international response.
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Businesses ‘Getting Killed’ on Russian Border as Coronavirus Fears Rise4h Updated Businesses ‘Getting Killed’ on Russian Border as Coronavirus Fears Rise
No one in a Russian city 600 yards from China has been infected as yet, but businesses are shriveling and China’s image as a benign force is being eclipsed by a more anxious vision.
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Floods fury as 400 tons of water a second swallows historic Shrewsbury4h Updated Floods fury as 400 tons of water a second swallows historic Shrewsbury
Dozens of the buildings in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, have been flooded, with hundreds of sandbags placed outside shops and businesses amid a 'danger to life' flood warning for the River Severn.
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Coronavirus Live Updates: Epidemic Isn’t a Pandemic Yet, W.H.O. Says4h Updated Coronavirus Live Updates: Epidemic Isn’t a Pandemic Yet, W.H.O. Says
China appears to be getting the disease under control, but rapidly expanding outbreaks in Iran, South Korea, and Italy, following those in China and Japan, are raising fears of a broader epidemic.
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4h Updated Mane scores winner as Liverpool come from behind to beat West Ham
League leaders Liverpool are forced to come from behind to beat relegation-battling West Ham in a nervy encounter at Anfield.
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As Trump Barricades the Border, Legal Immigration Is Beginning to Plunge4h Updated As Trump Barricades the Border, Legal Immigration Is Beginning to Plunge
President Trump’s border wall is beginning to rise, but a thick curtain of policy changes is more responsible for suppressing the flow of immigrants into the country.
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5h Why it took until now for markets to freak out about the virus
The emergence of hundreds of coronavirus cases in two major economies outside China has dashed hopes of a speedy recovery from an epidemic that has already wreaked havoc on global supply chains and hit company profits.
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5h United gives $90K in vouchers after downgrading passengers
United Airlines had to swap out Boeing 777 aircraft for a Saturday flight from Newark to Hawaii, resulting in a reduction of business class seats.
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5h Italy warns not to panic-buy as virus cases rise in north
Italy was racing Monday to contain the first major outbreak of a deadly new coronavirus in Europe, prompting fears that the international community losing the battle to prevent the virus from becoming a full-scale pandemic.
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Woman dies after being shot at a home in a small village in Exmoor5h Updated Woman dies after being shot at a home in a small village in Exmoor
Debbie Zurick was named locally as the victim and her husband John Zurick, 67, is in hospital with gunshot wounds following the shooting in Winsford, Somerset.
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Driver Slams Car Into German Carnival Crowd5h Updated Driver Slams Car Into German Carnival Crowd
The police said they were “looking at all possibilities” after about 30 people, including children, were injured when a station wagon sped into pedestrians at a parade.
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Coronavirus: WHO plays down pandemic fears after seventh person dies in Italy – as it happened5h Coronavirus: WHO plays down pandemic fears after seventh person dies in Italy – as it happened
Latest updates amid alarm over sudden rise in cases in Italy and Iran
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5h Harvey Weinstein guilty of sexual assaults
The ex-movie mogul is handcuffed and led from court as a judge orders him to jail immediately.
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Weatherwatch: geographically diverse Bulgaria has climate to match6h Weatherwatch: geographically diverse Bulgaria has climate to match
Eastern European country’s climate ranges from continental on the coast to more Mediterranean further south Climate-wise, as well as politically and geographically, Bulgaria is on the border between Russia to the north and east, and the Mediterranean Sea to the south and west. Like other eastern European countries, it is geographically diverse for its smallish size, with mountains rising to almost 3,000 metres above sea level, low-lying plains and a coastline running along the Black Sea.
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6h Updated Car drives into carnival crowd in German town Volkmarsen
Police say 30 people were injured after a car was driven into a crowd in the town of Volkmarsen.
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Police Move to Clear Canada Rail Blockade by Indigenous People6h Updated Police Move to Clear Canada Rail Blockade by Indigenous People
A protest of more than two weeks by a group of Indigenous people has blocked trains and created a political headache for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
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From Bonn to Vienna, in Search of Beethoven, the Man6h Updated From Bonn to Vienna, in Search of Beethoven, the Man
It’s the composer’s 250th birthday, and a pilgrimage shines new light on his art and life.
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6h Updated Drug may help treat coronavirus symptoms, WHO says
Shares of American biotech firm Gilead Sciences rose 4% Monday after an official from the World Health Organization said that Gilead's drug remdesivir is showing signs that it may be able to help treat the deadly coronavirus.
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As Fears of a Pandemic Mount, W.H.O. Says World Is Not Ready6h Updated As Fears of a Pandemic Mount, W.H.O. Says World Is Not Ready
The announcement comes as infections surge in Iran, Italy and South Korea. But the number of cases in China has begun to decline — for now.
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Asio boss warns of rising foreign interference and far-right extremism in Australia6h Asio boss warns of rising foreign interference and far-right extremism in Australia
Mike Burgess says ‘sleeper agents’ for foreign powers have lain dormant for years and threat from extremists is real and growing Foreign interference in Australia is higher than it has ever been, and “sleeper agents” for foreign powers have lain dormant for years in Australia before being uncovered, the head of Australia’s domestic spy agency has warned. In wide-ranging
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Two people charged over death of toddler inside minibus near Cairns6h Two people charged over death of toddler inside minibus near Cairns
A man and a woman have been charged with manslaughter after a three-year-old boy was found dead A driver and a child care worker will front court on Tuesday, charged with the manslaughter of a three-year-old Cairns boy who died alone after being left on a mini-bus. The boy was picked up from a Mount Sheridan property about 9am on Tuesday last week and should have been taken to a daycare centre.
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7h We will make Joshua v Fury happen - Warren
Tyson Fury's promoter Frank Warren says if fans want to see a unification fight with Anthony Joshua "we will make it happen".
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7h Updated Harvey Weinstein guilty over sexual assaults
The ex-movie mogul is handcuffed and led from court as a judge orders him to jail immediately.
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Coronavirus: WHO plays down pandemic fears after sixth person dies in Italy – live updates7h Updated Coronavirus: WHO plays down pandemic fears after sixth person dies in Italy – live updates
Latest updates amid alarm over sudden rise in cases in Italy and Iran
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7h Updated These are the possible sentences Weinstein faces
Harvey Weinstein was found guilty Monday of committing a criminal sex act in the first degree involving one woman and rape in the third degree involving another woman.
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7h NASA discovers Marsquakes are real, among other surprises
It's not just Earth that's shaking these days.
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Coronavirus Live Updates: Iran Emerges as a New Epicenter7h Updated Coronavirus Live Updates: Iran Emerges as a New Epicenter
Rapidly expanding outbreaks in South Korea, Iran and Italy, following those in China and Japan, are raising fears of a pandemic.
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Q&A: Chinese diplomat grilled over Uighurs and coronavirus response7h Q&A: Chinese diplomat grilled over Uighurs and coronavirus response
Wang Xining stuck to party lines even as ABC panel audience laughed at his claims that Uighurs are voluntarily in ‘training centres’ China’s number two diplomat in Australia, Wang Xining, has defended shocking footage showing people suspected of having coronavirus being forcibly pushed into vans as justified, and described the detention camps used to hold
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8h Updated Weed use rising sharply among seniors over 65, study says, and there are serious risks
The rate of marijuana use by older adults over age 65 is on the rise, a new study finds, with some potentially serious consequences.
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8h President Trump in India: Why his visit matters
A crowded cricket stadium and tricky pronunciations marked the first day of the US president's trip.
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Somali refugee schoolgirl Shukri Yahye-Abdi drowned in River Irwell8h Updated Somali refugee schoolgirl Shukri Yahye-Abdi drowned in River Irwell
Shukri Yahye-Abdi, 12, was pulled lifeless from the River Irwell near Bury on June 27 last year after her mother reported her missing.
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8h Updated China Is Censoring Coronavirus Stories. These Citizens Are Fighting Back.
Information about the coronavirus outbreak is not immune from Chinese censors. But more and more citizens are dodging censorship by creating a digital archive of deleted posts. They told us how.
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8h How the art world fell for a Catholic nun
One of the unlikeliest figures in contemporary art, nun Sister Corita Kent addressed racism and war through her work, challenging the Catholic church to keep pace with the liberal 1960s.
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Somali refugee schoolgirl Shukri Yahye-Abdi drowned in River Irwell could not swim inquest hears8h Updated Somali refugee schoolgirl Shukri Yahye-Abdi drowned in River Irwell could not swim inquest hears
Shukri Yahye-Abdi, 12, was pulled lifeless from the River Irwell near Bury on June 27 last year after her mother reported her missing.
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EU to demand right to punish UK if it fails to shadow Brussels rules8h EU to demand right to punish UK if it fails to shadow Brussels rules
Member states agree EU should have right to apply sanctions if divergence causes ‘disruptions’
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8h Updated Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi captured on CCTV days before attack
Salman Abedi's brother Hashem denies murder, attempted murder and conspiring to cause explosions.
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8h Why solar storms from space may blind and strand whales
Space weather has more implications than causing glitches in Earth's satellite-based communications -- it can also strand gray whales, according to a new study. Typically, space weather is created when solar storms occur on the sun and stream out toward Earth. The high-energy particles can disrupt our communications and Earth's magnetic field.
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‘America Loves India,’ Trump Declares at Rally With Modi9h Updated ‘America Loves India,’ Trump Declares at Rally With Modi
President Trump was feted with music, dancers and more than 100,000 cheering attendees — if not the 10 million he says he was promised.
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Now for the SNOW! Winter weather blows in after weeks of gales and floods9h Updated Now for the SNOW! Winter weather blows in after weeks of gales and floods
The North of England, Scotland and Northern Ireland will take the brunt of the severe weather this week, while further south towns will battle fresh flooding which poses a threat to life.
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Kobe Bryant widow sues helicopter owner as LA memorial takes place9h Kobe Bryant widow sues helicopter owner as LA memorial takes place
Kobe Bryant's widow has sued the owner of the helicopter which crashed in fog and killed her husband and their teenage daughter.
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9h Harvey Weinstein guilty: How the Hollywood giant faced his reckoning
The judge said this was not a referendum on #MeToo. But at times, the trial felt like one.
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Artist felt indeterminate jail term was like death sentence, inquest told9h Artist felt indeterminate jail term was like death sentence, inquest told
Charlotte Nokes died aged 38 in her cell at the Sodexo-run Peterborough prison in 2016 An artist who died in a private prison told members of her family the indeterminate term she was serving was “like a death sentence”, a jury has heard. Charlotte Nokes was suffering from physical and mental health problems when she died aged 38 in her cell in Peterborough prison, run by the outsourcing corporation Sodexo, on 23 July 2016, an inquest into her death was told.
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9h Updated Katherine Johnson: Hidden Figures Nasa mathematician dies at 101
Ms Johnson, who helped launch the first American into orbit, was portrayed in the film Hidden Figures.
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9h Tourists stranded in Canary Islands by massive sandstorm
Travelers in the Canary Islands face continued disruption Monday morning following a massive sandstorm that blew in from the Sahara Desert over the weekend.
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9h #MeToo founder hopes Weinstein accusers found catharsis in trial
Tarana Burke, the founder of the #MeToo movement, tells The Brief's Bianca Nobilo that some of Harvey Weinstein's accusers have found it difficult to watch his trial. Burke set up the campaign in 2006, to raise awareness of sexual assault.
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Flying coach, red meat and trucks: why Donald Trump Jr thinks he’s not the elite9h Flying coach, red meat and trucks: why Donald Trump Jr thinks he’s not the elite
The president’s son posted a photo of him flying coach as proof that he knows ‘how real Americans live’ It is common knowledge that Donald Trump Jr, the son of the billionaire president, is just a regular guy. But now this truth is indubitable, because it turns out Don Jr flies coach. “I am not an elitist … I like fishing, hunting, red meat, trucks and guns.
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Two Romanian burglars who stole £300,000 in gems from a Fleet Street jewellers9h Updated Two Romanian burglars who stole £300,000 in gems from a Fleet Street jewellers
Florin-Cristin Neagu, 46, and Sorin Munteanu, 44, allegedly dug into the basement of George Attenborough & Son on London's Fleet Street before fleeing the country.
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Coronavirus Live Updates: W.H.O. Warns the World Is Unready for Global Spread9h Updated Coronavirus Live Updates: W.H.O. Warns the World Is Unready for Global Spread
Rapidly expanding outbreaks in South Korea, Iran and Italy, following those in China and Japan, are raising fears of a pandemic on multiple continents.
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Children among the injured after car drives into German carnival9h Children among the injured after car drives into German carnival
Police refuse to rule out deliberate attack on parade in town of Volkmarsen Dozens of people have been injured, some of them children, after a local man appeared to deliberately drive a car into a carnival parade procession in the central German town of Volkmarsen, police have said. The driver was arrested but police could not immediately provide details about the man’s motives, although Bild newspaper cited a spokesman, Henning Hinn, as saying they were “working on the assumption that it was a deliberate act”.
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Coronavirus: sixth person dies in Italy amid confusion over death toll in Iran – live updates9h Updated Coronavirus: sixth person dies in Italy amid confusion over death toll in Iran – live updates
Latest Italian victim comes as Iranian health minister says 12 people have died and 66 been infected after report of 50 deaths
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9h Updated Man guilty of Gerald Corrigan crossbow murder on Anglesey
Terence Whall lay in wait for Gerald Corrigan and shot him as he tried to fix his satellite dish.
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Cabinet secretary says unattributable briefings damaging government in apparent swipe at Tories - live news9h Updated Cabinet secretary says unattributable briefings damaging government in apparent swipe at Tories - live news
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen
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9h CNN legal analyst on difference between Weinstein charges
CNN legal analyst Paul Callan describes the differences between the five charges laid against former media mogul Harvey Weinstein. Weinstein was found guilty of committing a criminal sex act in the first degree involving one woman and rape in the third degree involving another woman.
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9h Updated Car plows into crowd in Germany, injuring several people
A car drove into a crowd of people at a carnival parade in the German town of Volkmarsen, police in Kassel said Monday.
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Julian Assange Faces Hearing on Extradition to the U.S.9h Updated Julian Assange Faces Hearing on Extradition to the U.S.
The WikiLeaks founder appeared in a London court to fight attempts by the American authorities to make him answer charges of espionage.
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France accuses Boris Johnson of trying to BLACKMAIL EU9h Updated France accuses Boris Johnson of trying to BLACKMAIL EU
The French minister for Europe, Amelie de Montchalin, said the PM could not force the bloc to accept an agreement 'at any cost'.
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Canada: police clear rail blockade by Indigenous anti-pipeline activists9h Canada: police clear rail blockade by Indigenous anti-pipeline activists
Several members of the Tyendinaga Mohawk nation arrested in growing political crisis for Justin Trudeau Police in Canada have removed Indigenous activists from a railway line in Ontario, where a two-week protest against a contentious natural gas pipeline has blocked train traffic and fueled a growing political crisis for prime minister Justin Trudeau. The Wet’suwet’en nation have lived on their territories in what is now British Columbia for thousands of years. They have never signed treaties or sold their land to Canada. 
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10h Updated Coronavirus: World should prepare for pandemic, says WHO
But the UN health body says the coronavirus outbreak does not yet meet the criteria for a pandemic.
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10h Updated Car drives into carnival crowd in German town
German police reportedly say up to 30 were injured after a driver drove into a crowd in Volkmarsen.
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Venezuela’s Socialists Embrace Business, Making Partner of a ‘Parasite’10h Venezuela’s Socialists Embrace Business, Making Partner of a ‘Parasite’
Decades of socialist-style control devastated the economy. Now, capitalism is back, helping keep the country afloat — and Nicolás Maduro in power. One deal was the cornerstone of that transformation.
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10h Ancient Roman shrine devoted to Romulus discovered
Visitors to Rome have long enjoyed visiting a host of ancient architectural sites, from the fascinating Coliseum to the grandeur of the Pantheon.
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10h Jury acquits Weinstein on more serious charge of predatory sexual assault
Harvey Weinstein was found guilty Monday of committing a criminal sex act in the first degree involving one woman and rape in the third degree involving another woman.
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Legal Immigration Is Down 11%. Trump’s Wall Isn’t the Reason10h Legal Immigration Is Down 11%. Trump’s Wall Isn’t the Reason
President Trump’s border wall is beginning to rise, but a thick curtain of policy changes is more responsible for suppressing the flow of immigrants into the country.
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10h NASCAR driver Ryan Newman says crash left him with a head injury
NASCAR driver Ryan Newman led in the final lap of last week's Daytona 500 when his car spun, went airborne and flipped several times. He was rushed to an area hospital.
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With 4 Deaths in Iran and More Cases on 3 Continents, Fears of Coronavirus Pandemic Rise10h Updated With 4 Deaths in Iran and More Cases on 3 Continents, Fears of Coronavirus Pandemic Rise
Health officials called the surge in reported infections “very worrisome,” as cases soared in South Korea. Europe and North America reported a big uptick in infections.
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Jury shown footage of Manchester Arena bomber visiting venue10h Jury shown footage of Manchester Arena bomber visiting venue
Salman Abedi captured on CCTV watching crowds days before suicide bombing in 2017 Footage of Salman Abedi scoping out Manchester Arena during a Take That concert, days before his suicide bomb murdered 22 people, has been shown to a jury. Abedi can be seen looking at the crowds gathering before the event and the long queues at the box office, yards from the spot where four days later he would return to detonate a rucksack bomb packed with shrapnel.
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10h Updated Religious Groups in China Step Into the Coronavirus Crisis
In temples, mosques and churches, China’s believers have been eager to fight the virus. Not all their efforts have been well received.
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10h The 1 thing that might slow down Bernie Sanders is a very, very long shot
The 48 hours since Bernie Sanders rolled to an across-the-board victory in the Nevada caucuses have been filled with skittish Democratic establishment types coming to this realization: Not only is stopping the Vermont democratic socialist going to be very difficult, the time may have already passed when it was even possible.
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Europe Confronts Coronavirus as Italy Battles an Eruption of Cases10h Updated Europe Confronts Coronavirus as Italy Battles an Eruption of Cases
The country announced more than 150 cases, many in the densely populated region around Milan, as officials closed schools and canceled Venice’s carnival celebrations.
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Harvey Weinstein found guilty at rape trial10h Harvey Weinstein found guilty at rape trial
Film mogul faces prison time, as verdict may encourage more women to come forward after abuse and change the way crimes are prosecuted Harvey Weinstein, the fallen titan of Hollywood whose sexual abuse of aspiring young female actors sparked the #MeToo movement, has finally been brought to justice after a New York jury found him guilty. The movie mogul’s epic fall from grace is now complete, toppled from the pinnacle of independent cinema where he helmed films such as Pulp Fiction and Shakespeare in Love, amassing a total of
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Child described threatening to kill 12-year-old refugee who drowned, inquest told10h Child described threatening to kill 12-year-old refugee who drowned, inquest told
‘If you don’t get into the water I’m going to kill you,’ Shukri Abdi was allegedly told A child who was at a river with a 12-year-old Somali refugee shortly before she drowned said she told the girl: “If you don’t get into the water I’m going to kill you,” an inquest heard on Monday. The body of Shukri Abdi, who first came to the UK in January 2017, was found in the River Irwell in Bury, Lancashire, in June 2019. A group of children was with her at the river in the period before she died.
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10h Tesco to sell plasters in different skin tones
The supermarket chain says it wants to give a better reflection of ethnic diversity.
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10h FA guidelines: Children to no longer head footballs during training
The training guidelines are effective immediately but do not recommend a heading ban during matches.
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10h Updated Sandstorm Wreaks Havoc in Canary Islands
Red sands carried by winds from the Sahara have forced airports to close, leaving thousands stranded.
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WA churches with Liberal links win grants of almost $40,000 in four months11h WA churches with Liberal links win grants of almost $40,000 in four months
Churches win funding through program that allocates grants only to organisations formally invited by local federal MP A cluster of evangelical churches with strong links to West Australian Liberals have won almost $40,000 in grants in the past four months through a federal scheme.
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Coronavirus: seventh person dies in Italy amid confusion over death toll in Iran – live updates11h Updated Coronavirus: seventh person dies in Italy amid confusion over death toll in Iran – live updates
Latest Italian victim comes as Iranian health minister says 12 people have died and 66 been infected after report of 50 deaths
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Teachers and children happy about snow day as snow covers north of England Scotland Northern Ireland11h Teachers and children happy about snow day as snow covers north of England Scotland Northern Ireland
More than 300 schools were shut for safety reasons today with forecasters warning up to four inches could fall over parts of northern England, Scotland Northern Ireland this week.
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Coronavirus: cruise ship evacuees put on plane with infected11h Updated Coronavirus: cruise ship evacuees put on plane with infected
A scientist at the University of Reading said there was no foolproof way of protecting people on a bus from a virus which can circulate in the air and that drivers were at risk of catching the illness.
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Credit card company is developing technology that will recognise you from the way you WALK11h Updated Credit card company is developing technology that will recognise you from the way you WALK
Technology being developed by payment giant Mastercard would dentify customers by examining their physical characteristics and how they walk to automatically open the turnstiles.
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11h Gold at a seven-year high and bond yields flirt with record lows as fear grips Wall Street
Fear has returned to Wall Street. The spread of coronavirus cases in Italy and South Korea is shaking investors out of their recent complacency.
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Samira Ahmed and BBC reach settlement over her equal pay claim11h Updated Samira Ahmed and BBC reach settlement over her equal pay claim
BBC broadcaster Samira Ahmed, 51, (pictured in November) was paid £465 to present episodes of Newswatch, while her male colleague Jeremy Vine pocketed £3,000 for Points of View.
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11h Coronavirus: Your rights as a traveller
The coronavirus has already become a nightmare for travellers and the tourism industry alike.
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11h Updated Is it safe for travelers to visit Italy?
The novel coronavirus may have originated in Wuhan, China, but it's since spread to more than 30 countries across the world.
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Katherine Johnson, Nasa mathematician portrayed in Hidden Figures, dies at 10111h Katherine Johnson, Nasa mathematician portrayed in Hidden Figures, dies at 101
Johnson overcame racial and gender-based discrimination to become an integral part of Nasa’s work in space exploration Katherine Johnson, one of
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11h Updated Children banned from heading footballs during training
The training guidelines are effective immediately but do not recommend a heading ban during matches.
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Malaysia PM Mahathir resigns but is asked to stay as interim leader11h Malaysia PM Mahathir resigns but is asked to stay as interim leader
Moves prompt collapse of ruling alliance and confusion over country’s leadership Malaysia’s prime minister, Mahathir Mohamad, resigned on Monday but was then asked to stay on as interim PM in a day of political drama and confusion. The king accepted Mahathir’s resignation before appointing him as interim prime minister that evening.
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Coronavirus Live Updates: Outbreaks Raise Fears of Pandemic11h Updated Coronavirus Live Updates: Outbreaks Raise Fears of Pandemic
South Korea reported hundreds of new infections, and Iran said at least 12 people there had died. In Europe, Italy is working to contain a spike in cases.
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Peter Kay to return to the stage to DJ at six charity dance-a-thon events for Cancer Research UK11h Updated Peter Kay to return to the stage to DJ at six charity dance-a-thon events for Cancer Research UK
A post to Peter Kay's Twitter page this morning announced that the Dance For Life event - to raise month for Cancer Research UK - would return in London, Manchester and Liverpool.
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Vehicle tracking data and Amazon order history led police to crossbow killer11h Vehicle tracking data and Amazon order history led police to crossbow killer
Murder of Gerald Corrigan shocked Anglesey and initially mystified police - but killer’s motive remains unclear
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Salvini attacks Italy PM over coronavirus and links to rescue ship11h Salvini attacks Italy PM over coronavirus and links to rescue ship
Far-right leader calls on Giuseppe Conte to resign if he cannot defend borders
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Canadian mining giant withdraws plans for C$20bn tar sands project11h Canadian mining giant withdraws plans for C$20bn tar sands project
Teck Resources’ surprise decision drew outrage from politicians in oil-rich Alberta and cheers from environmental groups A Canadian mining giant has withdrawn plans for a massive C$20.6bn ($15.7bn) tar sands mine, days before the federal government was to decide on whether to approve the controversial project. Teck Resources’ surprise decision to withdraw from open pit Frontier Mine project landed as a bombshell on Sunday night, prompting outrage from politicians in oil-rich Alberta and cheers from environmental groups.
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Driver arrested in Germany after car hits carnival crowds12h Driver arrested in Germany after car hits carnival crowds
Children believed to be among 10 people injured at parade in town of Volkmarsen Ten people have been injured after a car ploughed into a carnival parade in the western German town of Volkmarsen, police said. Police said the driver had been arrested but declined to say whether the incident was an accident or a deliberate attack.
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12h Updated Armani held show in empty theater due to coronavirus
The lights dimmed. The music thumped. And the models walked the runway. But there was one thing missing from
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12h Updated Car drives into carnival crowd in Germany
A car drove into a crowd of people at a carnival parade in the German town of Volkmarsen, police in Kassel said Monday.
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12h Semi-staged portraits spotlight a forgotten side of France
Mark Neville began shooting semi-staged portraits in the French region of Brittany in a funk at Britain's divisive Brexit referendum. But he emerged somewhere unexpected: a vision of 'ecotopia'.
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12h Updated Coronavirus: Rapid spread raises fears of global pandemic
More infections are reported around the world as governments struggle to contain outbreaks.
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12h Lesotho Prime Minister in surprise court appearance as lawyers seek immunity
Lesotho's Prime Minister Thomas Thabane made a surprise appearance in a court in Maseru on Monday but will not be charged with murder and attempted murder until a constitutional question is settled, a magistrate ruled.
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India Set to Stage an Epic Show, With Trump as the Star12h Updated India Set to Stage an Epic Show, With Trump as the Star
Prime Minister Narendra Modi seems to have enticed Mr. Trump to fly 8,000 miles with the promise of a two-day spectacle. But serious issues remain.
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As India’s Economy Sags, Even the Trump Brand Is Struggling12h Updated As India’s Economy Sags, Even the Trump Brand Is Struggling
India has the largest number of Trump Towers outside North America, but sales are cool in an ailing market for luxury real estate.
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12h Jennifer Garner wants to ship Girl Scout cookies to you
Actress Jennifer Garner announced she will ship Girl Scout cookies to those without cookies available in their area.
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Amid the din, cleancut Assange struggles to hear case against him12h Amid the din, cleancut Assange struggles to hear case against him
From inside court 2, WikiLeaks’ co-founder thanks those ‘disgusted’ by extradition proceedings There was no room inside for the hundreds who had turned up to support Julian Assange, but the the sound of their chants in support of the WikiLeaks founder could be heard throughout the long-awaited extradition hearing at Woolwich crown court At an early stage, perhaps as much in hope as anything else, the presiding judge, Vanessa Baraitser, had sent court staff outside to speak Assange’s supporters, adding that the noise could interfere with her ability to hear the case properly.
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As Hay festival opens in the UAE, authors condemn free speech abuses12h As Hay festival opens in the UAE, authors condemn free speech abuses
Stephen Fry, Noam Chomsky and more than 40 NGOs say the country’s support for the event is at odds with its record on human rights As bestselling authors from Jung Chang to Bernardine Evaristo prepare to gather in Abu Dhabi for the first Hay festival in the United Arab Emirates, leading figures have spoken out against the country’s compromised free speech. Stephen Fry - the festival’s president – has joined more than 40 public figures and organisations castigating its government for “promoting a platform for freedom of expression, while keeping behind bars Emirati citizens and residents who shared their own views and opinions”. An open letter signed by Fry, Noam Chomsky, and a coalition of more than 40 NGOs including Amnesty and PEN International, is calling on the UAE to use the launch of the festival’s Abu Dhabi branch – which opens on Tuesday – to “demonstrate their respect for the right to freedom of expression by freeing all human rights defenders imprisoned for expressing themselves peacefully online”.
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Driver arrested in Germany after car hits crowd at carnival parade12h Driver arrested in Germany after car hits crowd at carnival parade
Children believed to be among 10 people injured in incident in town of Volkmarsen Ten people have been injured after a car ploughed into a carnival parade in the western German town of Volkmarsen, police said. Police said the driver had been arrested but they declined to say it was an accident or a deliberate attack.
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Sports therapist found guilty of Anglesey crossbow murder12h Sports therapist found guilty of Anglesey crossbow murder
Jury at Mold crown court finds Terence Whall, 39, guilty of murdering Gerald Corrigan, 74 A sports therapist has been found guilty of murdering a retired lecturer by shooting him with a crossbow at his remote island home. Terence Whall, 39, targeted Gerald Corrigan, 74, as his victim adjusted his satellite dish outside his house in Anglesey, north Wales, in the early hours of Good Friday – 19 April – last year.
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12h Updated Two more major economies at risk from coronavirus
Stock markets are falling around the world after the number of coronavirus cases surged in Italy and South Korea, putting two more major economies at risk from a virus that has already caused widespread disruption in China.
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12h Updated Prague renames square in front of Russian embassy after slain Putin critic Boris Nemtsov
When a group of politicians in Prague decided to honor the murdered Russian dissident Boris Nemtsov by naming a square after him, there was just one location they had in mind: The plaza in front of the Russian embassy.
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12h Updated Trump wants fewer people on his team -- but more loyalists
President Donald Trump has told aides he wants fewer people working for him in the White House and only loyalists installed in key administration positions, several people familiar with the matter say.
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Coronavirus: Iran denies cover-up as seven deaths reported in Italy12h Coronavirus: Iran denies cover-up as seven deaths reported in Italy
Tehran rejects claim death toll is more than four times higher than official figures suggest
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Several injured as car drives into carnival parade in Germany12h Several injured as car drives into carnival parade in Germany
Several people have been injured after a car drove into a carnival parade in Germany.
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Married NHS doctor is struck off after smacking the bottoms of two female medical students13h Married NHS doctor is struck off after smacking the bottoms of two female medical students
Dr Bassel Hayssam El-Osta was suspended three times in three years after allegations of sexual misconduct made by two students who shadowed him at the Royal Free Hospital emerged.
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Harvey Weinstein trial: deliberations to resume after jurors signal they are split13h Harvey Weinstein trial: deliberations to resume after jurors signal they are split
Jury sent a note on Friday asking if it was permissible to be hung on one or both counts of predatory sexual assault Jurors at
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Police pull body of boy, 13, from River Wear after search as officers rule out death as suspicious13h Police pull body of boy, 13, from River Wear after search as officers rule out death as suspicious
The body of a boy, believed to be aged 13, was found in the River Wear near Bishop Auckland this morning, Durham Police said.
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Austria looks at Italy border controls in bid to contain coronavirus13h Austria looks at Italy border controls in bid to contain coronavirus
EU executive announces €232m package to deal with ‘unfolding and complex situation’
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13h How Tyson Fury stunned Deontay Wilder
With a new coach by his side and extra power laced in his gloves, Tyson Fury delivered.
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13h Armani held Fashion Week show in empty theater due to coronavirus
The lights dimmed. The music thumped. And the models walked the runway. But there was one thing missing from
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On Russia-China Border, Life and Commerce Frozen by Coronavirus13h On Russia-China Border, Life and Commerce Frozen by Coronavirus
No one in a Russian city 600 yards from China has been infected as yet, but businesses are shriveling and China’s image as a benign force is being eclipsed by a more anxious vision.
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Coronavirus: Iran disputes death toll in city of Qom – live updates13h Updated Coronavirus: Iran disputes death toll in city of Qom – live updates
Health minister says 12 people have died and 66 been infected
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13h Updated Coronavirus Live Updates: Outbreaks Around the World Raise Fears of Pandemic
South Korea reported hundreds of new infections, and Iran said at least 12 people there had died. In Europe, Italy is working to contain a spike in cases.
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14h Updated Italy scrambles to find patient zero as infections soar
Italian authorities have announced sweeping closures in the country's north as they scramble to contain Europe's biggest outbreak of the novel coronavirus.
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UK to ban neo-Nazi Sonnenkrieg Division as a terrorist group14h UK to ban neo-Nazi Sonnenkrieg Division as a terrorist group
Home secretary announces plan to proscribe organisation whose members have been jailed for terrorism offences A neo-Nazi group is to become the second extreme rightwing outfit to be banned as a terrorist organisation in the UK, the home secretary has announced. Sonnenkrieg Division (SKD), members of which have been jailed for serious offences, is to be proscribed, making membership of the group illegal and punishable by up to 10 years in prison, Priti Patel said.
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Lesotho PM requests immunity from charge of murdering wife14h Lesotho PM requests immunity from charge of murdering wife
Lawyer argues that Thomas Thabane’s office gives him immunity from prosecution Lesotho’s prime minister has made a surprise appearance in court to hear lawyers argue that his office granted him immunity from prosecution for murdering his estranged wife shortly before he took power. Thomas Thabane was questioned by police about the shooting two days before his inauguration in 2017 and was
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Mahathir Mohamad, Malaysia’s Prime Minister, Resigns14h Updated Mahathir Mohamad, Malaysia’s Prime Minister, Resigns
The move appears to be an attempt to suddenly remake a government — possibly with Mr. Mahathir, 94, still at the helm.
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14h CNN reporter: People are essentially trapped in their towns
CNN's Melissa Bell reports from Venice, Italy, amid a spike in coronavirus cases in Italy. More than 200 cases and five deaths have been confirmed with the northern regions hardest hit.
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14h Sotomayor issues scathing dissent on order that could reshape US immigration
Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote a scathing dissent late Friday night, castigating the government for repeatedly asking the Supreme Court on an emergency basis to allow controversial policies to go into effect and charging her conservative colleagues on the court with being too eager to side with the Trump administration on such requests.
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14h Tesco to sell plasters in racially diverse skin tones
The supermarket chain says it wants to give a better reflection of ethnic diversity.
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14h Updated A shady Russian spy tale that is splintering US democracy
The new Russia drama is a shady tale of secret briefings, compromised trust, mysterious intelligence, improbable characters with hidden agendas and purges of American spy chiefs. But most importantly, this dark new revival of a saga that has ravaged US politics for four years is making it impossible to know what's true anymore.
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15h Updated 9 days that could rock the Democratic race for president
The next nine days will determine whether Bernie Sanders can bring the Democratic presidential race to a quick and decisive end -- or if it's time for the party to brace for a months-long and potentially divisive battle for the nomination.
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BA flight to Milan delayed at Heathrow after a passenger got off the plane over fears of coronavirus15h Updated BA flight to Milan delayed at Heathrow after a passenger got off the plane over fears of coronavirus
A passenger due to fly from London Heathrow to Milan today refused to board a British Airways flight at the last minute, amid fears they would contract the deadly coronavirus.
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15h Updated Canary Islands sandstorm: Flights disrupted as dust cloud strands tourists
Flights to and from the Spanish islands have been disrupted, leaving tourists stranded at airports.
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Coronavirus: Iran denies cover-up after reports of 50 deaths15h Updated Coronavirus: Iran denies cover-up after reports of 50 deaths
Tehran rejects claim death toll is more than four times higher than official figures suggest
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Canary Islands: flights resume after sandstorm stranded travellers15h Canary Islands: flights resume after sandstorm stranded travellers
Archipelago’s eight airports running with reduced capacity after 822 flights affected Flights are resuming from airports across the Canary Islands after a sandstorm from the Sahara dyed the archipelago’s skies a thick orange and reduced visibility,
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15h Updated Runner crawled for 8 hours in sub-freezing temperatures after breaking his ankle on mountain trail
A runner crawled for nearly eight hours to find help after breaking his ankle in a national park in Washington, authorities said.
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France warns UK it will not be blackmailed into a risky EU trade deal15h France warns UK it will not be blackmailed into a risky EU trade deal
EU affairs minister says France will not sacrifice its economic future for swift post-Brexit deal
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15h Love Island winner Finn Tapp expected back by Oxford City
Finn Tapp went AWOL from Oxford City in January to take part in the sixth series of Love Island.
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15h Dementia: Does heading a football cause the disease?
Concerns are growing that heading a football may increase the risk of players developing dementia.
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UK hunting groups call for end to use of lead ammunition by 202515h Updated UK hunting groups call for end to use of lead ammunition by 2025
Call from nine pro-shooting groups comes amid calls for ban to be enshrined in law Lead ammunition used to shoot animals should be phased out and replaced with non-toxic alternatives by 2025, hunting organisations have said amid calls for a ban to be enshrined in law. Global scientific consensus on the risks of lead ammunition has long been established and regularly eating game birds shot with the highly toxic metal
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After Texas, Modi Throws Trump an Even Bigger Party in India16h After Texas, Modi Throws Trump an Even Bigger Party in India
“Namaste Trump,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s unabashed homage to the U.S. president, took over a 110,000-seat cricket stadium.
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16h Updated Scottish FA to ban kids from heading ball during training
The new guidelines for training are effective immediately but do not recommend a heading ban during matches.
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US briefing: coronavirus, Bernie Sanders and Assange extradition16h US briefing: coronavirus, Bernie Sanders and Assange extradition
Monday’s top story: China reinstates Wuhan lockdown as Covid-19 cases rise worldwide. Plus, how to enjoy a 100-year life Good morning, I’m Tim Walker with today’s essential stories.
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Coronavirus: 50 people die in Iranian city of Qom – live updates16h Updated Coronavirus: 50 people die in Iranian city of Qom – live updates
New death toll in Iran is significantly higher than the latest number of confirmed cases of infections there
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Man found dead in back of bin lorry in south London16h Man found dead in back of bin lorry in south London
Body was discovered early on Monday in Camberwell and police are investigating Police are investigating after a body was found in the back of a bin lorry in south London. Officers were called at 5.35am on Monday to reports of a dead man in the back of the industrial vehicle in Bethwin Road, Camberwell.
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16h Massive sandstorm strands travelers in Canary Islands
Travelers in the Canary Islands face continued disruption Monday morning following a massive sandstorm that blew in from the Sahara Desert over the weekend.
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16h Finance Ministers Grapple Over Economic Threat of Climate Change
The United States, under pressure from Europe, agreed to include a climate reference in an official G20 statement.
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16h Man builds shrine to Trump for his visit
CNN's Linda Kinkade reports on how India is preparing for President Trump's visit.
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Rio carnival 2020 – in pictures16h Rio carnival 2020 – in pictures
Brazil’s famed carnival kicked off in earnest on Saturday as millions of revellers poured into the streets, some of whom took aim at the nation’s deeply polarised politics. Most partiers, though, were dressed in distinctly apolitical garb, ranging from mermaid to cowboy costumes, suggesting that during carnival, Brazilians are focused on revelry first, and politics second
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16h BBC Briefing on housing: How do I use it?
Your guide to housing in the UK and what can be done to satisfy the need for affordable and decent homes.
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Labour leadership: Starmer refuses to commit to keeping Corbyn in shadow cabinet if he wins - live news16h Updated Labour leadership: Starmer refuses to commit to keeping Corbyn in shadow cabinet if he wins - live news
Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen
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16h Pepsi is buying a major Chinese snack retailer for $705 million
PepsiCo is buying a Chinese company that sells snacks online as it tries to corner more of the world's largest food and beverage market.
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17h Updated Donald Trump in India: US president invokes cricket and Bollywood at India rally
The US president is greeted by huge crowds as his begins his first official visit to India.
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17h Updated Israel and Palestinian militants exchange fire as graphic video of Israeli bulldozer carrying a body goes viral
The Israeli military and Palestinian militants in Gaza exchanged fire on Sunday, hours after a graphic video showing an Israeli army bulldozer scraping the body of a dead man off the ground went viral.
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Your Monday Briefing17h Updated Your Monday Briefing
Coronavirus, Bernie Sanders, India: Here's what you need to know.
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17h Samira Ahmed reaches settlement with BBC
The presenter won her employment tribunal next month against the corporation over equal pay.
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