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Daniel Lewis Lee: US executes first federal prisoner in 17 years


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 13:08:58 GMT

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Triple murderer Daniel Lewis Lee is executed following a US Supreme Court ruling.

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Coronavirus: How did Florida get so badly hit by Covid-19?


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 23:05:51 GMT

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Florida is becoming the new US epicentre - but what's behind the rising case counts?

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Ghislaine Maxwell due to appear at bail hearing


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 10:06:14 GMT

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The British socialite denies grooming underage girls for the late paedophile Jeffrey Epstein.

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Rouaa’s story: From Syrian refugee to UK schoolgirl


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 21:45:59 GMT

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The BBC's Caroline Hawley follows Syrian refugee Rouaa to her new home, four years after first meeting her in Lebanon.

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Naya Rivera: Glee cast and other stars pay tribute


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 08:49:21 GMT

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Lea Michele and Jane Lynch are among those paying respect, after the actress's death was confirmed.

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Huawei 5G kit must be removed from UK by 2027


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 13:10:03 GMT

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The government is also banning telecoms firms from buying new Huawei 5G kit after 31 December.

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Coronavirus: California reimposes sweeping restrictions amid virus spike


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 05:58:41 GMT

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The governor has rolled back reopening plans across the state as virus cases soar.

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Roger Stone: Trump clemency order spares ally fine as well as jail


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 08:39:57 GMT

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The president's former adviser was due to begin a prison term on 14 July after lying to Congress.

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Trudeau admits 'mistake' while facing third ethics inquiry in office


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 18:58:10 GMT

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Canada PM says he should have recused himself from contract talks with charity that paid his family.

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Coronavirus 'could be much worse' in UK winter


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 01:52:04 GMT

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Modelling suggests there could be a deadly second peak, killing more than 100,000 people in the UK.

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UK economy rebounds more slowly than expected


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 09:14:52 GMT

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The UK's economy grew 1.8% in May as the lockdown began to ease, less than economists had predicted.

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Azerbaijan general among troops killed in Armenia border clash


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 14:48:58 GMT

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Azerbaijan says the officer was among 11 Azeri troops killed in three days of fighting with Armenia.

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Aztec palace's remains uncovered off Mexico City's main Zócalo plaza


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 09:17:17 GMT

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The location of ruler Axayácatl's palace was later used by Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés.

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US Navy ship fire: Sailors and fire crew injured


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 08:45:54 GMT

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At least 11 sailors needed medical treatment following the fire on the vessel, moored at San Diego Naval Base.

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Coronavirus: Why attitudes to masks have changed around the world


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 23:02:17 GMT

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Boris Johnson and Donald Trump both publicly wore face masks for the first time. Why now?

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Coronavirus surged as nightlife returned in Arizona


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 00:01:27 GMT

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Jimmy Flores used to think coronavirus was "fake news" until he ended up in hospital.

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Naya Rivera's son, 4, 'saw her disappear under the surface'


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 22:37:13 GMT

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Ventura County officials say there is no indication of foul play or suicide in the Glee actress' death.

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Tea, drugs and war: Hong Kong's British history explained


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 23:04:00 GMT

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How the British obsession with tea in the 1800s started the unique story of Hong Kong.

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Indian fans pray Bollywood superstar beats virus


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 10:21:36 GMT

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The 75-year-old Bollywood superstar is in hospital after testing positive for the virus.

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Coronavirus: How to talk about conspiracy theories


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 08:11:02 GMT

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Conspiracy theories have thrived during the pandemic - what's the right way to talk to someone who believes them?

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Cat owner baffled by pet's swimming goggles antics


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 14:39:43 GMT

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Tom cat Avery has taken to bringing home pairs of swimming goggles as gifts to his Bristol owner.

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South Asian anti-black racism: 'We don't marry black people'


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 23:08:14 GMT

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Amit's relationship with Michelle was a secret for years because he feared his family's reaction.

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The woman leading the first Arab interplanetary mission


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 23:05:14 GMT

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The UAE's Hope probe will study the planet's weather and climate, in order to learn about its past.

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Indian papers resurfacing in French Alps could be from 1966 plane crash


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 12:44:47 GMT

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The newspapers, uncovered in the Mont Blanc glacier, report the landmark election of Indira Gandhi.

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Washington Redskins to drop controversial team name following review


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 19:06:58 GMT

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The Washington team's decision follows a wave of calls to scrap the name long-criticised as racist.

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Three generations on the impact of George Floyd's death


Created: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 22:59:34 GMT

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Three generations of one family discuss their experiences of racism and whether things are changing.

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Dunston Staiths: A symbol of the past fighting for its future


Created: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 23:03:31 GMT

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Reputedly Europe's largest timber structure, is there a future for Dunston Staiths?

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India's growing Covid-19 waste challenges workers


Created: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 23:03:46 GMT

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Millions are using gloves and masks but safely discarding them is proving to be a challenge.

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Jenny Hocking: The Australian historian who took on the Palace and won


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 09:56:26 GMT

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Australia's PM was sacked in 1975 under a murky legal decision which has only now been fully revealed.

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Coronavirus: Will women have to work harder after the pandemic?


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 23:01:30 GMT

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Women often say they have to work harder to prove themselves than men - will Covid-19 turn back the clock for women's careers?

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Naya Rivera: Glee actress's career in pictures


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 21:28:40 GMT

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The actress, whose body has been found at a US lake, was one of the stars of the hit US TV series.

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Yemen war: Tortured for supporting the 'wrong' side


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 23:15:58 GMT

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Disappearances and brutality have become hallmarks of the fighting in Yemen, documented cases show.

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South China Sea: What's China's plan for its 'Great Wall of Sand'?


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 08:15:21 GMT

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As the world contends with Covid-19, tensions are building again in the contested waters.

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The perfume makers that can't smell a thing


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 23:02:11 GMT

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Perfumers are using AI to create millions of scents, but will it replace the traditional methods?

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Coronavirus India: Rush for plasma therapy as Covid-19 cases rise


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 23:22:13 GMT

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Several Indian states are offering plasma therapy to Covid-19 patients, but does it work?

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Fake pharmaceutical industry thrives in West Africa


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 23:24:21 GMT

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Law enforcement agencies are battling to break foreign-linked criminal syndicates.

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Wounds of Dutch history expose deep racial divide


Created: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 23:11:35 GMT

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Faced with protests and attacks on statues, the Dutch are struggling with a legacy of racism.

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Man City deserve apology after Europe ban overturned - Guardiola


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 14:49:06 GMT

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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says his team deserve an apology after the club successfully overturned their ban from European club competitions.

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Why is Bale behaving like he is at Real Madrid?


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 10:48:11 GMT

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Gareth Bale has been pictured fooling around while watching Real Madrid - Guillem Balague explains why the Wales international is playing up and how it has come to this.

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Solskjaer expects Man Utd to 'put it right' after Southampton dent top-four hopes


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 22:39:43 GMT

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Southampton substitute Michael Obafemi's 96th-minute equaliser prevents Manchester United from jumping up to third place and leaves their Champions League qualification still in the balance.

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Champions League spot not a deal-breaker for Havertz move


Created: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 13:53:44 GMT

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Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Kai Havertz would still consider a move to a club who have not qualified for next season's Champions League.

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Real two points from La Liga title after surviving Granada scare


Created: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 22:31:02 GMT

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Leaders Real Madrid move to within one win of the La Liga title after surviving a scare against Granada.

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Letters of love: 'Our father wrote every day as he waited to be sent to Auschwitz'


Created: Sat, 11 Jul 2020 23:05:02 GMT

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Daniele Israel's daily letters to his family from jail in Trieste paint a moving portrait of a family shattered by the Holocaust.

Read more: Letters of love: 'Our father wrote every day as he waited to be sent to Auschwitz'

 
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