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California wildfire: Two dead as firefighters battle McKinney blaze

Media caption, Wildfire in California grows to more than 50,000 acres in 48 hours. Two people have been found dead amid the huge wildfire sweeping through northern California which has forced thousa…..
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Southampton Airport runway expansion will go ahead

Plans to extend the runway at an airport will go ahead as an attempt to appeal a court's decision has failed. Group Opposed to the Expansion of Southampton Airport (GOESA) Ltd had a claim for a judic..
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Conjoined twins separated with the help of virtual reality

Brazilian twins who were joined at the head have been successfully separated with the help of virtual reality. Three-year-olds Bernardo and Arthur Lima underwent surgeries in Rio de Janeiro, with di…..
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Australian senator calls the Queen a 'coloniser'

Indigenous Australian senator, Lidia Thorpe, referred to the Queen as a "coloniser" while being sworn into Australia's parliament. The Senate president stopped the Greens senator for Victoria and as…..
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Banksy: The stories behind his 'Great British Spraycation'

By Orla Moore & Laurence CawleyBBC News, East Over the course of a week last summer, a number of street art pieces appeared in seemingly random parts of Norfolk and Suffolk. The artworks were ev…..
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Iran's atomic energy chief says country could build a bomb but has no plan to

By Raffi BergBBC News Iran's atomic energy chief says the country has the ability to build a nuclear weapon but has no plan to, an Iranian news agency reports. Mohammad Eslami's comments echo a si…..
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Prince Charles accepted £1m from Osama Bin Laden's family - report

The Prince of Wales accepted a payment of £1m from the family of Osama Bin Laden, the Sunday Times reports. Prince Charles accepted the money from two of Osama Bin Laden's half-brothers in 2013, two…..
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Reality of Ukraine war hidden from Fortress Russia

"My youngest child says that Russians always win. That Russia will always be victorious. I hope that's true," says one of the spectators, Tatyana. "The past teaches us that people gave their lives so ..
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Nancy Pelosi begins Asia tour, with no mention of Taiwan

The Speaker of the US House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, is beginning a tour of Singapore, Malaysia, South Korea and Japan, her office says - with no mention of a possible visit to Taiwan. Ther…..
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Long March 5B: Debris from Chinese rocket falls back to Earth

Chinese rocket debris has crashed to Earth over the Indian and Pacific oceans, US and Chinese officials say. China's space agency said most remains of the Long March 5 burnt in the atmosphere, ident…..
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Kansas: The state where abortion is on the ballot

By Tara McKelveyBBC News, Kansas On a recent Sunday in Kansas, a red-tailed hawk soared over a Catholic church at dusk. Mass had ended, and clouds were rolling in. Inside the foyer, a slideshow feat…..
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US President Joe Biden tests positive for Covid after 'rebound' infection

US President Joe Biden has tested positive for Covid-19 again, in what has been described as a "rebound" infection by his doctor. The 79-year-old first contracted the virus on 21 July, when he was …..
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US President Joe Biden tests positive for Covid after 'rebound' infection

US President Joe Biden has tested positive for Covid-19 again, in what has been described as a "rebound" infection by his doctor. The 79-year-old first contracted the virus on 21 July, when he was re..
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Italy: Outcry over killing of African migrant in town centre

By Maria ZaccaroBBC News The death of a migrant who was attacked in broad daylight in central Italy has sparked outrage. The assault on the Nigerian street trader by another man in Civitanova March…..
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Ukraine condemns Russia's 'humiliating death' tweet after prison attack

Ukraine has labelled Russia a "terrorist state" after Moscow's UK embassy tweeted that Ukrainian Azov battalion soldiers deserved a "humiliating death" by hanging. The embassy tweet came after more …..
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Gazprom stops Latvia's gas in latest Russian cut to EU

Latvia relies on neighbouring Russia for natural gas imports, but its government says it does not expect Gazprom's move to have a major impact. Ukraine has stepped up efforts to push the Russians out..
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Mega Millions: Winning numbers revealed for $1.3bn jackpot

One lucky American could be walking away with $1.28bn (£1.05bn), after the draw for the second-largest Mega Millions prize was held on Friday. The cash value option of the jackpot is $747.2m. The w…..
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Iraq: Muqtada al-Sadr supporters storm parliament again

At least 60 people have been injured as protesters stormed the Iraqi parliament for the second time in a week. The supporters of cleric Muqtada al-Sadr again breached the high-security green zone in…..
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Notre-Dame Cathedral on track to reopen in 2024

The Notre-Dame Cathedral is on track to open its doors to worshippers and the public in 2024, says France's culture minister. The 13th Century Paris monument caught fire in April 2019, sparking a va…..
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Rusty Bowers defied Donald Trump - what happens now?

By Anthony ZurcherNorth America reporter On Tuesday, Republicans in Arizona will choose between a Trump-endorsed candidate, and one who testified against the former president before the 6 January co…..

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The autobahn is a catalyst for tech innovation. Its most radical act might be to slow down

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With Pacers embracing rebuild, Myles Turner’s days in Indiana are numbered: Kravitz

The Indiana Pacers’ training camp begins today, and at last check, Myles Turner is still a member of the team. That’s news. It’s news if he’s here, and it’s news if he’s not here, although the news..