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Canada unveils its first US Civil War monument

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 01:27
Although officially neutral, more than 7,000 Canadians died fighting in the US Civil War.
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Linkin Park announce Chester Bennington tribute concert

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:53
The band will be joined by guest artists to remember their late singer Chester Bennington.
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Hurricane Maria strengthens as it nears Caribbean islands

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:46
Hurricane Maria will bring storm surges and life-threatening floods to already devastated areas.
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Adam Hollioake on staying in Afghanistan after bomb attack

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:43
Former England cricketer Adam Hollioake is staying on to coach in Afghanistan despite a suicide bomber attacking a match his team was playing in.
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Premier League stats: Prolific partners, goal droughts & possession problems

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:24
Could we be witnessing the Premier League's hottest strike partnership? Plus, Manchester cannot stop scoring while London is lacking goals.
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Geneva: 500 euro notes found flushed down toilets

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:13
Geneva prosecutors are looking at why a mystery person flushed 500 euro notes away.
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Emmys 2017: Reese Witherspoon hails ‘incredible year’ for women on TV

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:05
Reese Witherspoon says "it's been an incredible year for women on television" at this year's awards.
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Ryanair faces 20m euro compensation bill over cancellations

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 00:00
The airline has blamed a backlog of staff leave for the disruption, which could affect 400,000 passengers.
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Germans fined over pensioner left to die in bank branch

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 22:33
Three people get heavy fines in Essen for not helping a critically ill pensioner at a bank branch.
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England v West Indies: Jonny Bairstow to open batting in first ODI

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 21:42
Jonny Bairstow will keep his place at the top of the order for England's first one-day international against West Indies at Old Trafford on Tuesday.
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Harassed women are Facebook tagging this man for help

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 21:41
Egyptian police officer and fitness guru Mina Samir says it is his duty to help cyberstalked women.
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Wayne Rooney banned after admitting drink-driving

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 21:22
The Everton striker was banned from driving for two years and must perform 100 hours of unpaid work.
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Chinese sex doll rental service suspended amid controversy

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 21:14
A Chinese firm offering sex dolls for rent pulls the service after criticism from authorities.
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Nigeria's Boko Haram crisis: Zannah Mustapha wins UN award

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 20:02
Zannah Mustapha helped to negotiate the Chibok girls' release and runs a free school for displaced children.
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Sporting weekend in pictures: Hamilton celebrates victory in Singapore, David Luiz sees red and more

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 19:54
BBC Sport reviews the sporting weekend in pictures, with a series of stunning images from around the world.
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Rangers: Captain Lee Wallace to miss League Cup tie and Old Firm derby

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 19:46
Rangers captain Lee Wallace will miss Tuesday's League Cup quarter-final against Partick Thistle and Saturday's Old Firm derby because of injury.
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Emmy Awards 2017: Key winners

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 19:35
A rundown of the winners of the 2017 Emmy Awards, which took place in Los Angeles on Sunday.
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Paddy Power offers 66/1 on Ugo Ehiogu replacing Redknapp

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 18:54
Bookmaker branded "sick" for giving odds on Ugo Ehiogu taking over at Birmingham City.
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Emmys 2017: The Handmaid's Tale and Big Little Lies the main winners

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 18:25
Elisabeth Moss's TV drama wins big, while Charlie Brooker and Riz Ahmed lead the British victors.
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NFL plays of the week: Todd Gurley & Travis Kelce hurdle into the end zone

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 18:06
Todd Gurley of the LA Rams and Travis Kelce of the Kansas City Chiefs both hurdle their way into the end zone in our top NFL plays of the week.
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