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Chelsea Handler's topless-photo fight

cnn - 18 hours 23 min ago
Comedian Chelsea Handler says Instagram is sexist for pulling down her topless photo.
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Setback for private space industry?

cnn - 18 hours 29 min ago
Orbital Sciences, which built the Antares rocket that exploded in a massive fireball Tuesday, described the explosion as a "catastrophic failure." It certainly looked like it. Will this failure also be a setback for the burgeoning private space industry?
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Man pinned under truck 17 hours

cnn - 18 hours 44 min ago
A North Carolina man was involved in a car accident and was pinned under his vehicle for 17 hours before being rescued.
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Reduced EU sea mission set to go

bbc - 18 hours 47 min ago
The EU is to launch a limited operation in the Mediterranean to help Italy stem the flow of migrants from North Africa.
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Woolf steps down from abuse inquiry

bbc - 18 hours 49 min ago
Fiona Woolf is to step down as the head of an inquiry into historic child sex abuse, she has told the BBC.
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UN chief defends Ebola aid workers

bbc - 19 hours 1 min ago
UN chief Ban Ki-moon says discrimination against humanitarian workers who return home from the Ebola crisis in West Africa is "unacceptable".
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New species of frog found in ... NYC

cnn - 19 hours 10 min ago
New York is famous for its singular residents: Loudmouthed taxi drivers. Hirsute Brooklyn hipsters. Upper East Side patrons of the arts.
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My mom deserved to die with dignity

cnn - 19 hours 13 min ago
As a woman whose parents had cancer, I have quite a few things to say about dying with dignity.
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J.K. Rowling's new 'Harry Potter' tale

cnn - 19 hours 16 min ago
In honor of Halloween, J.K. Rowling is delving into the back story of one of "Harry Potter's" more twisted Hogwarts professors.
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Bodies found after fireworks blaze

bbc - 19 hours 23 min ago
Two bodies are found in the wreckage of a blaze at a fireworks warehouse in Stafford.
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Go Figure: The week in numbers

bbc - 19 hours 33 min ago
The week's big numbers visualised
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Starbucks to baristas: No engagement rings

cnn - 19 hours 40 min ago
Starbucks has adopted a dress code policy which says baristas cannot wear watches, bracelets or even engagement rings.
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10 things we didn't know last week

bbc - 19 hours 55 min ago
Scratching does makes you itch more, and other nuggets
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Kenyan Jeptoo fails doping test

bbc - 19 hours 56 min ago
Marathon runner Rita Jeptoo becomes the latest athlete from Kenya to fail a doping test, the country's athletics body confirm.
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Senate control hinges on turnout

cnn - 20 hours 3 min ago
Democrats are heading into next week's election facing tough odds and their chances depend almost entirely on whether they're successful in encouraging women and African-Americans to vote.
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Warmest UK Halloween on record

bbc - 20 hours 5 min ago
This year's Halloween is the warmest on record in the UK, with temperatures reaching as high as 23.5C, breaking the previous record of 20C.
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Hamilton fastest in America practice

bbc - 20 hours 26 min ago
Lewis Hamilton sets the pace from Mercedes team-mate and title rival Nico Rosberg in first practice at the United States GP.
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Date set for presidential debate

cnn - 20 hours 46 min ago
Mark your calendars: The midterm elections aren't yet been decided, but there's already a date scheduled for a 2016 presidential debate.
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Pop star's odd act as kid is born

cnn - 20 hours 48 min ago
CNN's Lisa France explains why Robbie Williams is either the best or worst husband on the planet.
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Caution: These pics will haunt you

cnn - 20 hours 50 min ago
Artist and photographer Roger Ballen hopes his work, "Asylum of the Birds" will haunt you.
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