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Rugby World Cup 2019: Spain lodge formal complaint after Belgium defeat

bbc - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 02:42
The Spanish Rugby Federation has lodged a formal complaint to World Rugby and Rugby Europe after the national team's defeat by Belgium.
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Hawking to be interred near Darwin and Newton

bbc - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 02:37
The scientist's remains will be also be interred close to Charles Darwin's grave at Westminster Abbey.
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Male birth control pill one step closer to reality

cnn - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 02:19
For decades, birth control pills have exclusively been used by women. But a male birth control pill that is both safe and effective may be on the horizon, according to a new study.
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What happens to the species now

cnn - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 02:17
Sudan, the world's last male northern white rhino, has died.
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Russian diplomats leave UK amid spy row

bbc - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 02:12
Around 80 people, including 23 diplomats and their families, flew out of the UK on Tuesday.
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Kids 50 years ago almost never drew scientists as women. Now they do almost a third of the time

cnn - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 02:10
If you had asked a young child 50 years ago to draw a picture of a scientist, about 99% of the drawings would be of men.
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I tweeted about diversity & got hammered by haters

cnn - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 02:10
Late last week, I saw a tweet about the Census Bureau's conclusion that by 2045, groups once thought of as minorities would make up the majority of the US population. I thought it was a data point, well-known to most, that was worth repeating.
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German city installs Karl Marx traffic lights

bbc - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 01:57
The communist thinker's home town chooses an unusual way to mark the 200th anniversary of his birth.
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Trump on Texas bombings: These are sick people

cnn - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 01:56
President Trump calls the series of bombings in Texas "terrible" and calls the bomb makers "sick people."
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Hamburgers usurp classic baguette sandwich in France

bbc - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 01:48
The French order more US-style hamburgers than classic jambon-beurre sandwiches, a study suggests.
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Trump: I congratulated Putin

cnn - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 01:48
While meeting with Saudi Arabia's crown prince, President Donald Trump said he spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the phone and that they will be meeting soon.
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'He was a gentle giant'

cnn - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 01:41
The world's last male northern white rhino has died leaving only two females left to save the species from extinction.
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US offers $2.5m in aid to Venezuelans in Colombia

bbc - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 01:30
The US Agency for International Development says it will provide food and health assistance.
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Royal wedding: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle choose cake

bbc - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 01:08
East London-based Californian to bake the organic lemon and elderflower creation.
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5 bombs, many questions: What we know about the Texas explosions

cnn - Wed, 03/21/2018 - 00:46
Now we know the explosions could strike anyone.
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