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World Cup Catch-up: Ronaldo record, poor Pepe & a comedy throw-in

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 08:55
Watch all the best action and funnies from day seven of the World Cup, as Spain overcome an unorthodox Iran team and Cristiano Ronaldo does it again for Portugal.
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Have Zimbabwe's generals turned into democrats?

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 08:33
As Zimbabwe heads towards election season, have Robert Mugabe's supporters really turned into democrats?
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Like Minds: Why insomnia affects your mental health

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 08:24
Why do we feel so low when we've not had enough sleep?
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Turkey election: Expats play decisive role in Erdogan vote

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 08:13
Almost half of Turkey's expat voters have already cast their vote, as President Erdogan eyes greater power.
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World Cup 2018: The Indian who cycled to Russia to meet Messi

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 08:11
Clifin Francis took a bike to meet his hero and is now just days away from Moscow.
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Meet the Kenyan man who writes upside down

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 08:08
Daniel Mirera has been writing upside down since he was a child.
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Hong Kong sci-fi film mixes robots and Chinese opera

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 08:07
A surreal Hong Kong animation that blends sci-fi with Chinese history aims to break stereotypes.
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Eighty tonnes in a single scoop: Mega-mining iron ore

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 08:00
Prices may have fallen back over the past decade, but iron ore exports are still a key component of the Australian economy.
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Why a Fox walkout over migrants is unlikely

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 07:42
Hollywood celebrities threaten to leave Fox over its news channel's partisan coverage of US politics.
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Algeria turns off internet for high school exams

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 07:19
Both mobile and fixed internet lines were shut off for two hours nationwide during key school tests.
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See 'Jurassic World' sneak peek

cnn - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 07:18
The follow up to one of the biggest movies of all-time roars onto movie screens. Rick Damigella has a preview of 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.'
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Netflix hit boosts sales of breakfast favorite

cnn - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 07:17
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Netflix hit boosts sales of breakfast favorite

cnn - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:55
Thanks to the popularity of Netflix's "Stranger Things," sales of Eggo waffles have gotten a boost. But one analyst says the gap between seasons has sent some Eggo sales to the upside down.
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Kim Jong Un ends visit to China with a message for the US

cnn - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:49
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ended a celebratory visit to China's President Xi Jinping on Wednesday with tea, praise, handshakes -- and a message for the US.
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World Cup 2018: Cristiano Ronaldo like a 'Port wine' - Portugal boss Fernando Santos

bbc - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:40
Cristiano Ronaldo is likened to a "Port wine" and described as being "like a Ferrari" after scoring the winning goal for Portugal against Morocco.
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Charity CEO who runs shelters among highest paid in country

cnn - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:37
The CEO who runs 26 immigrant shelters across the country makes nearly $1.5 million a year, which makes him one of the highest paid charity CEO's in the country. CNN's Drew Griffin reports.
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North Korea data show slight children’s health gains but third of drinking water contaminated: U.N.

japantimes - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:33
New data from North Korea show a “slight” improvement in children’s health, the United Nations reported Wednesday, saying the isolated nation had made a step ...
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What Trump's craven language reveals

cnn - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:33
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John Bolton: North Korea has ‘dramatic choice’ to denuclearize and talks will move quickly if it takes that route

japantimes - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 06:31
President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, John Bolton, says North Korea is facing a “decisive and dramatic choice” on whether to give up its nuclear ...
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