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U.N. seeks $234 million in aid for drought-hit Zimbabwe

The United Nations on Thursday launched an international appeal for aid for Zimbabwe following a drought that it expects to affect around a third of the population as crop yields plummet. Seasonal rains have been patchy at best, hitting the harvest of the staple maize crop and deepening an economic crisis marked by an acute […]

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Thousands scramble as Thai Airways cancels flights over Pakistan

Thousands of travellers were left scrambling on Thursday when Thai Airways International cancelled more than a dozen flights to and from Europe after Pakistan closed its airspace amid rising tensions with India. Flights to and from London, Munich, Paris, Brussels, Milan, Vienna, Stockholm, Zurich, Copenhagen, Oslo, Frankfurt and Rome had been scheduled to fly over […]

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First Facebook investigation to be completed by summer: Irish regulator

Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner, Facebook’s lead regulator in the European Union, expects to conclude the first of seven investigations into the company’s use of personal data this summer and the remainder by the end of the year, its head said on Thursday. “We are looking at different aspects of the collection, the transparency and the […]

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Double-amputee allegedly shoots doctor in neck inside Florida VA medical center

A doctor was shot in the neck by a double amputee patient Wednesday night at the West Palm Beach VA Medical Center but managed to restrain the patient, according to reports. The doctor, who was not identified, was transferred to a local hospital for surgery and is reportedly in stable condition. Another employee was grazed […]

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Virginia’s first lady under fire after handing out cotton to visiting students

The wife of embattled Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam is at the center of another potentially embarrassing moment for the state’s Democratic leadership, after an African-American legislative page claimed she gave her and another black page a ball of cotton and asked, “Can you imagine being an enslaved person and having to pick this all In […]

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Chilling video shows NYC gunman opening fire in broad daylight

A suspected gunman who opened fire in broad daylight on a street in New York Citylast week, sending residents running for their lives, is being sought by police. The New York City Police Department released surveillance video showing the suspected shooter firing what appears to be a revolver at a crowd walking on a sidewalk […]

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Return of ‘Momo suicide challenge’ sparks fear among parents

The sick “Momo suicide challenge” continues to spread worldwide.Reports have emerged that children are seeing the viral challenge show up on Facebook or YouTube, and in some cases even in video games. The vile “Momo suicide game” has been garnering attention after it started spreading on WhatsApp, prompting police warnings. If players fail to complete […]

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Reporter files complaint after comedian appears to lick him during TV hit

A Canadian reporter filed a police complaint Wednesday, claiming that a comedian licked him while he was reporting live on TV, according to a report. Chris Glover, of CBC Toronto, was covering a story at a Toronto comedy club Tuesday evening when a man – who was later identified as Boyd Banks – was seen […]

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Mum ‘throws son, 5, off 20th floor then jumps to her death’ with no warning

A mother threw her five-year-old son off a 20th floor balcony before jumping to her own death, according to reports. Solange Virginia Matos, 37, was found in the bushes on the sixth floor and was pronounced dead at the scene in Miami. Her son Luciano was found by policeunresponsive on the terrace of the building […]

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Lisa Sheridan dead: Star of CSI series and The 4400, dies aged 44

Actress Lisa Sheridan, who appeared in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and The 4400, among countless other US television series, has died aged 44. Lisa’s passing was confirmed by her manager Mitch Clem, who denied the actress had taken her own life. p:nth-of-type(2)”,”sizes”:[[8,8]],”hideOnSensitiveArticle”:true,”relativePos”:”after”,”additionalClass”:”in-article”,”name”:”div-gpt-ad-vip-slot”,”type”:”VIP”}” data-gpt-placeholder=”” data-response-start=”11125.700000000052″ data-type=”gpt” data-requested=”12471.99999999998″ data-google-query-id=”CI_G25GE3uACFTHB5godhmoHJA” data-timer-slot-rendered=”26321.800000000167″ data-rendered-width=”8″ data-rendered-height=”8″ data-response-end=”32811.50000000002″ style=”background:rgb(255,255,255); border:0px; font-size:16px; margin:0px; […]

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Cohen – Trump feared audit if he released tax returns

U.S. President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen said on Wednesday that Trump has not released his tax returns because he feared that public scrutiny would lead to an audit and tax penalties. In congressional testimony that could aid efforts by House Democrats to obtain Trump’s returns, Cohen also said he does not believe […]

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May gains two weeks’ Brexit reprieve from MPs

Prime Minister Theresa May won a two week reprieve on Wednesday from British MPs, who postponed a threatened rebellion aimed at blocking a no-deal Brexit after she agreed to a possible delay to Britain’s departure from the EU. But the opposition Labour Party announced it would now support a new public vote on Brexit, the […]

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Trump border wall prototypes torn down to make way for new barrier

The prototypes for President Donald Trump’s contest for a border wall near San Diego, California, were torn down on Wednesday, to make way for a new section of actual border fencing. To the president’s supporters, the eight 30-foot-high (9-meter) models were a symbol of his commitment to build a wall along the length of the […]

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White House bars four reporters from Trump-Kim dinner

The White House barred reporters from Reuters, the Associated Press, Bloomberg and the Los Angeles Times from covering a dinner between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Wednesday after two of them asked Trump questions during his initial interactions with Kim. The reporters are part of the White House press […]

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World powers call for calm as India and Pakistan trade fire in Kashmir

Indian and Pakistani troops traded fire briefly along the contested border in Kashmir on Thursday morning, a day after the two nuclear powers both downed enemy jets, with Pakistan capturing an Indian pilot. The United States, China and other world powers have urged restraint from the two nations as tensions escalate following tit-for-tat airstrikes in […]

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Scientists Just Pulled CO2 From Air And Turned It Into Coal

Scientists have discovered a breakthrough technology, a way to pull CO2 from the atmosphere and turn it back into coal. This new discovery has the potential to change the way we think about CO2. The research, recently published in the journal Nature Communications, provides a step-by-step guide in turning CO2 into coal, acting to remove […]

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Teacher, 27, ‘had sex with boy, 13, in front of another student in her classroom and they touched each other while other kids were watching videos’ as their X-rated text messages are revealed

A teacher accused of having sex with a 13-year-old boy slept with him in a classroom in front of another student, according to police. Brittany Zamora , 27, is accused of having sex with the unidentified minor multiple times both in her car and in her classroom. According to The Arizona Republic, they once had […]

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Defiant Meghan Markle will give birth in an American hospital NOT the Lindo Wing like Kate Middleton, Princess Diana’s butler claims

Instead the 37-year-old Duchess of Sussex will opt for an American run hospital in an act of defiance says royal commentator and former royal butler, Paul Burrell. Speaking exclusively to Fabulous Online, Paul – who worked for the late Princess Diana – says it’s unlikely that Meghan will give birth at the Lindo Wing St […]

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Bale avoids punishment for celebration against Atletico

Gareth Bale is free to play in both El Clasicos against Barcelona this week after the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) decided on Wednesday not to punish the Real Madrid forward for his celebration against Atletico Madrid.After scoring in Real’s 3-1 victory earlier this month, Bale threw one arm under the other towards the Atletico fans, […]

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Rodgers hired by Leicester, Lennon returns to Celtic

Leicester City appointed Brendan Rodgers as the Foxes’ new manager on a three-year deal on Tuesday as Neil Lennon returned to Celtic until the end of the season as Rodgers’s successor.Former Liverpool manager Rodgers won seven domestic trophies in nearly three seasons in charge of the Glasgow giants and leaves the Hoops eight points clear […]

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England hit record sixes in Grenada

England blasted a world record 24 sixes in the fourth one-day international against the West Indies at Grenada’s National Stadium on Wednesday. Live Scoring Live Streaming Jos Buttler had the honour of smashing the record 24th six over deep midwicket in the last over, bringing up his 150 in the process. West Indies had set […]

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At least 20 killed, 43 injured in crash and fire at Cairo train station

LAt least 20 people were killed and 43 injured when a locomotive smashed through the buffers at the main train station in the Egyptian capital Cairo on Wednesday, the health minister said. Transport Minister Hisham Arafat resigned after the incident, the cabinet said in a statement. State television said authorities had arrested the train driver. […]

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United Methodist Church strengthens ban on same-sex marriage, LGBT clergy

The United Methodist Church voted on Tuesday to uphold and strengthen its ban on same-sex marriage and LGBT clergy in a move likely to alienate large numbers of followers who had pushed for reform. By a vote of 438-384, delegates from around the world attending the church’s General Conference in St. Louis reinforced a United […]

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Trump and North Korea’s Kim predict success in high-stakes nuclear summit

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and U.S. President Donald Trump met in Vietnam on Wednesday for a second summit that the United States hopes will persuade North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons in exchange for promises of peace and development. Kim and Trump shook hands and smiled briefly in front of a […]

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Nigeria’s Buhari wins re-election, rival pursues fraud claim

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari comfortably won a second term at the helm of Africa’s largest economy, election authorities said on Wednesday, but his main rival planned a fraud challenge after a vote marred by delays and violence. The 76-year-old former military ruler took 56 percent of votes against 41 for his closest challenger, businessman and […]

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Khloe Kardashian appears to confirm Jordyn Woods SLEPT WITH Tristan Thompson

Khloe Kardashian has hinted that Jordyn Woods did more than just kiss Tristan Thompson. The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star, 34, appeared to confirm that Jordyn and NBA player Tristan actually slept together as she ‘liked’ a scathing tweet about Kylie Jenner’s former best pal written on Tuesday. The mum-of-one started ‘liking’ criticism of […]

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Boy, 12, acted out sex scene from Grand Theft Auto by raping six-year-old sister

A boy acted out a sex scene from Grand Theft Auto, by raping his little sister, a court has heard. The boy, 12, attacked his six-year-old victim in the living room and bedroom of their family home while adults were in another room or asleep, it was said. p:nth-of-type(2)”,”sizes”:[[8,8]],”hideOnSensitiveArticle”:true,”relativePos”:”after”,”additionalClass”:”in-article”,”name”:”div-gpt-ad-vip-slot”,”type”:”VIP”}” data-gpt-placeholder=”” data-response-start=”15198.300000000017″ data-type=”gpt” data-requested=”16501.5999999996″ data-google-query-id=”CMOekqun3OACFfNbFQgdVp0NWw” data-timer-slot-rendered=”20426.900000002206″ […]

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UAE, other Gulf states could co-host expanded Qatar 2022 World Cup – sports chief

The United Arab Emirates, Kuwait and Oman could stage some World Cup 2022 matches if required by hosts Qatar in order to hold an expanded event, the UAE’s sports chief said on Tuesday. FIFA is expected to decide next month whether it will expand the World Cup in Qatar from 32 to 48 teams but […]

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Fred must seize his chance to shine, say Man United boss

Manchester United midfielder Fred could make his first appearance in over a month against Crystal Palace later on Wednesday and needs to make the most of the opportunity, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said. Fred became United’s fifth-most expensive signing when he joined the club in June but has struggled to adapt to the Premier […]

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Eating nuts tied to lower heart disease risk for diabetics

People with diabetes who regularly eat nuts may be less likely to develop heart diseasethan their counterparts who rarely, if ever, consume nuts, a U.S. study suggests. Diabetics who ate at least five 28-gram (one-ounce) servings of nuts a week were 17 percent less likely to develop heart disease than people with diabetes who had […]

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Father, daughter fined for stealing $12.5M lotto ticket

A Canadian father and daughter were each fined more than $2 million last week for their role in a lottery scam. Jun-Chul Chung, 68, a convenience store worker in Burlington, Ontario, was convicted of stealing a Super 7 ticket, worth $12.5 million from a customer in 2003, according to reports. His daughter, Kathleen Chung, 36, […]

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Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari reelected, but opponent rejects results

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has secured a second four-year term in office, final results from Saturday’s national election show. Buhari, who first came to power in 2015 after defeating then-incumbent Goodluck Jonathan, defeated his main challenger Atiku Abubakar by a margin of nearly four million votes in results announced by the Independent Electoral Commission (INEC), […]

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Wildfires rage across Britain after hottest winter day on record

Firefighters battled a series of wildfires in Britain on Wednesday, including a large moorland blaze outside the northern English city of Manchester, as the country experienced its warmest winter weather on record. A fire started on Tuesday evening on Saddleworth Moor, an expanse of hills that is popular with hikers. It has since spread to […]

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Ineos to invest 1 billion pounds in UK energy assets

Ineos will spend 1 billion pounds in its UK-based energy assets, the petrochemicals producer said on Wednesday, including the Forties Pipeline System which carries almost half of Britain’s crude oil and natural gas from fields in the North Sea. Ineos said it would invest 500 million pounds in upgrading the Forties Pipeline, which has been […]

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Pakistan says it shot down Indian jets, carried out airstrikes in Kashmir

Pakistan carried out airstrikes and shot down two Indian jets on Wednesday, Pakistani officials said, a day after Indian warplanes struck inside Pakistan for the first time since a war in 1971, prompting leading powers to urge both sides to show restraint. Both countries have ordered airstrikes over the last two days, the first time […]

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Alva Johnson speaks out in tearful interview about her claim Trump ‘forcibly kissed’ her

Former Trump campaign staffer Alva Johnsonbroke down in tears Tuesday night while explaining her accusations that President Trump “forcibly kissed” her during the 2016 election. Johnson, who has filed a lawsuit against the president, told MSNBC she’d joined the Trump campaign because she believed the White House needed a “businessman” despite thinking he “didn’t have […]

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Cohen to accuse Trump over WikiLeaks, Moscow project, hush payments

Michael Cohen, the former “fixer” and personal lawyer for U.S. President Donald Trump, plans to testify on Wednesday that Trump knew ahead of time about a leak of emails that would hurt his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in the 2016 presidential election. Cohen will also say that Trump directed negotiations for a real estate project […]

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Kim Kardashian’s Greatest Quotes About Motherhood

Kim Kardashian andKanye West started growing their family in 2013, and the reality star has been gushing about her children ever since. The couple first welcomed their daughter North, followed by Saint in 2015 and Chicago three years later. While the makeup mogul carried her first two babies, she welcomed her third via surrogate after […]

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Cardinal Pell behind bars in Australia after child sex conviction

Former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell will spend his first night behind bars on Wednesday after he was remanded into custody pending sentencing for sexually abusing two choir boys in Australia two decades ago. Pell, a former top adviser to Pope Francis and the most senior Catholic cleric to be convicted for child sex offences, […]

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Mum who was homeless and had breakdown after son died becomes MILLIONAIRE

A mother who became homeless and had a breakdown after losing her son to cancer has become a millionaire. Self-made Vanessa Ogden Moss, 42, from Quarndon, Derbyshire says she earned her fortune by “helping people to follow their dreams Following her hardship, the mum-of-six has featured on magazine covers, takes £150,000 cars for a spin […]

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Pregnant Meghan Markle’s stunning £500,000 maternity wardrobe

There is no denying the Duchess of Sussex has had the mother of all maternity wardrobes. Meghan, 37, has wowed the world in £500,000 of kit while nursing her bump – including a bespoke Dior gown worth a reported £90,000 earlier this week. So here are 38 of her outfits and the price tags covering […]

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2 unsolved murders of young women in 1970s now linked to 1 suspect through DNA: Prosecutors

Two unsolved murders of young women from the 1970s have now been linked to one suspect through DNA and genetic genealogy, according to Northern California prosecutors. Brynn Rainey, 27, vanished in July 1977. Her body was found a month later in a shallow grave in South Lake Tahoe, according to the El Dorado County District […]

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3 killed in LIRR train crash and derailment in New York

At least three people were killed in New York on Tuesday when a truck collidedwith a Long Island Rail Road train, causing it to derail, authorities said. There were about 800 passengers on board when a truck tried to beat a westbound train at a crossing late Tuesday, killing all three of the vehicle’s occupants, […]

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Samsung Galaxy S10+ is the new flagship from the Korean giant.

I’ve been using the Samsung Galaxy S10+ since a few minutes after the keynote ended. Here’s all you need to know. Samsung’s latest phone, the Galaxy S10, comes in four guises. The S10e, where e might stand for entry-level, the S10 and the larger S10+. Later on, we’ll see the S10 5G which is the […]

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Baby girl found dead inside California apartment after mom, son fall from balcony

A mother suspected in the death of her baby girl in California threw her young son from a second-story apartment landing and jumped herself as police arrived, authorities said Tuesday.The mother and 1-year-old boy were hospitalized in stable condition, police said.This is very unusual. It’s extremely tragic,” Upland police Capt. Marcelo Blanco said. The name […]

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Ramos charged by Uefa with drawing deliberate booking

Real Madrid centre-back Sergio Ramos was charged by Uefa on Tuesday for “receiving a yellow card on purpose” during their Champions League last-16 tie with Ajax.The Spaniard was booked for a tackle on Kasper Dolberg in Real’s 2-1 first-leg victory in Amsterdam on February 13, two minutes after Marco Asensio scored the winning goal.Three yellow […]

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Spanish authorities summon Shakira over claims she owes £13 million in taxes

The net has closed in on Shakira as the law has caught up with her over alleged tax fraud – according to reports. The 42-year-old pop sensation – famous for songs including Hips Don’t Lie and Waka Waka (This Time for Africa) – will face court after prosecutors in Spain accused her of tax dodging. […]

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Teen ‘killed his parents and dumped bodies in bags for drug gang initiation

A teenager allegedly killed his parents and stuffed their bodies into plastic bags before dumping them as part of an initiation ritual to join a drug trafficking gang. The 16-year-old, who has not been named, reported his parents as missing in Ahuatepec in Morelos, Mexico, and said he had not been able to contact them […]