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Hospital treating baby gets death threats

cnn - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 10:00
The London hospital where baby Charlie Gard is being treated for a rare genetic disorder has been receiving death threats.
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Senate Republicans in dark about what health care-related bill they may vote on this week

japantimes - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:45
The Senate will move forward with a key vote this week on a Republican health care bill but it’s not yet known whether the legislation ...
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BBC women band together to demand closing of wide pay gap with male counterparts

japantimes - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:42
Some of the BBC’s most prominent female journalists and TV presenters are banding together to demand that the broadcaster fix its wide gender pay gap ...
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Canada polygamy trial: Verdict due in Bountiful polygamy trial

bbc - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:31
Two ex-leaders of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints face polygamy charges.
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Nigeria's President Buhari seen in London

bbc - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:26
The president laughs off "cocktail of lies" about his health as he recovers in London.
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This country is living in the future

cnn - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:24
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Australian regulator probes Takata air bag recall results after Sydney man’s death

japantimes - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:11
Australia’s consumer watchdog said on Monday it was investigating the recall of Takata Corp. vehicle air bags, a day after police said a man’s death ...
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Trump Jr.'s legal team adds another lawyer

cnn - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:08
Donald Trump Jr.'s legal team has a new member.
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Israeli embassy in Amman: Shooting leaves two dead

bbc - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:00
Two Jordanians are killed and an Israeli is wounded during the incident in Amman.
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South China Sea: Vietnam halts drilling after 'China threats'

bbc - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:57
A gas operation in the disputed area has come to a forced stop after alleged threats from China.
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Israel installs security cameras as Jerusalem tensions build

cnn - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:56
Israel has installed security cameras near the entrance to one of the holiest sites in Jerusalem as tensions between Israelis and Palestinians edge higher after a violent week.
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Man looking for cellphone falls into Washington apartment trash chute, calls for help

japantimes - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:48
A man looking for a dropped cellphone ended up in a stinky situation, tumbling into a building’s trash chute where he had to be rescued.Washington, ...
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Doctor Who Christmas special: First look at Peter Capaldi's final outing

bbc - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:43
New trailer shows the Twelfth Doctor's final outing, as well as the return of Bill Potts.
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Rust Belt, other U.S. states seen vying for big Foxconn display panel factory

japantimes - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:41
Taiwanese electronics maker Foxconn’s plan to build a display panel factory in the U.S. has sparked a flurry of lobbying by states vying to land ...
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The people trying to fight fake news in India

bbc - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:39
The explosion of mobile phones and connectivity has fuelled a scourge of fake news in the country.
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Where Trump is seen as saviour

bbc - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:34
One of America's poorest majority-white towns has faith the president will make it great again.
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TV host's race jokes spark Brazil-Korea online war

bbc - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:31
Remarks and gestures made by a well-known Brazilian TV host kicked off an online spat between South Korea and Brazil
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In 2016 op-ed aimed at Trump, WH communications director wrote 'America deserves better'

cnn - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:26
Anthony Scaramucci, the new White House communications director, wrote a scathing column in early 2016 aimed at then-GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump, warning that the abandonment of "common decency out of primeval fear" echoed some of the worst examples of US history.
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Official: Kushner leading WH outreach on Jerusalem crisis

cnn - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:22
The White House is reaching out to international leaders to quell the crisis in Jerusalem, a senior administration official confirmed to CNN on Sunday.
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Quorn booms as 'flexitarians' increase

bbc - Mon, 07/24/2017 - 08:20
The meat substitute maker says it has seen "unprecedented" global growth this year, with sales up 19%.
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