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IMF says US companies are paying China tariff costs
IMF says US companies are paying China tariff costs

  The International Monetary Fund says companies in the U.S. are paying al [ ... ]

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Tearful Theresa May resigns as PM; husband Philip May watches on
Tearful Theresa May resigns as PM; husband Philip May watches on

  Theresa May's turbulent leadership of the Conservative Party will end on J [ ... ]

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Modi declares victory in India elections as opposition Congress Party concedes
Modi declares victory in India elections as opposition Congress Party concedes

  Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has scored a dramatic election vic [ ... ]

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White tiger triplets get first check up at Chile zoo
White tiger triplets get first check up at Chile zoo

  Three adorable, 1 month old white Bengal tiger cubs got their first medica [ ... ]

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Deadly protests in Indonesia after JokoWidodo's election win
Deadly protests in Indonesia after JokoWidodo's election win

  At least six people have been killed in Jakarta as protests continued on Wednesd [ ... ]

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Reaction to collapse of Jamie Oliver’s restaurant chain
Reaction to collapse of Jamie Oliver’s restaurant chain

  Jamie Oliver's restaurant chain has become the latest to collapse into adminis [ ... ]

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Greenpeace protesters block BP London HQ entrances
Greenpeace protesters block BP London HQ entrances

  Greenpeace protesters have blocked the entrances to BP's London headquarte [ ... ]

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US slows hiring of Chinese nationals by chip makers
US slows hiring of Chinese nationals by chip makers

  The United States is slowing approvals for its semiconductor companies to hire [ ... ]

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Nepalese sherpa sets new Mount Everest record again
Nepalese sherpa sets new Mount Everest record again

  A Nepalese Sherpa has set a new Mount Everest record,... successfully scalin [ ... ]

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Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage hit by milkshake on campaign visit to Newcastle
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage hit by milkshake on campaign visit to Newcastle

  Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has been hit by a milkshake during a vi [ ... ]

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Seoul Food 2019 kicks off Tuesday
Seoul Food 2019 kicks off Tuesday

  One of Korea′s most recognized international food exhibitions has kicked o [ ... ]

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'Boycott Apple' Movement grows in China as U.S. goes after Huawei
'Boycott Apple' Movement grows in China as U.S. goes after Huawei

  The intensifying trade war between China and the U.S. is prompting Chinese [ ... ]

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US delays Huawei ban for 90 days
US delays Huawei ban for 90 days

  The United States has decided to allow Huawei to purchase U.S. made products [ ... ]

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George, Charlotte and Louis visit Chelsea Flower Show
George, Charlotte and Louis visit Chelsea Flower Show

  Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis joined their parents  [ ... ]

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Celebration ceremonies held to mark Coming of Age Day
Celebration ceremonies held to mark Coming of Age Day

In South Korea, May is a month for family. There's Parent's Day, Children's Day a [ ... ]

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Google reportedly cuts off some business with Huawei following Trump's trade blacklist
Google reportedly cuts off some business with Huawei following Trump's trade blacklist

  The U.S., China trade is only heating up with few signs of cooling down. Followin [ ... ]

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Demand for 'Meat' made from plants growing beyond vegetarian diets
Demand for 'Meat' made from plants growing beyond vegetarian diets

  Time now for our "Life & Info" segment... where we focus on information  [ ... ]

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Trump administration restricts Huawei, 68 affiliates from using U.S. supplies
Trump administration restricts Huawei, 68 affiliates from using U.S. supplies

  The U.S. has been lobbying for months to prevent its western allies from using [ ... ]

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Pilots confronted Boeing with 737 Max fears after first fatal crash, audio reveals
Pilots confronted Boeing with 737 Max fears after first fatal crash, audio reveals

  It has emerged that, just months before a second deadly crash of a Boeing 73 [ ... ]

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Boris Johnson wants to replace Theresa May as UK Prime Minister
Boris Johnson wants to replace Theresa May as UK Prime Minister

  As the race to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May is under way, Boris  [ ... ]

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Royal family gathers for wedding of Lady Gabriella Windsor
Royal family gathers for wedding of Lady Gabriella Windsor

  Lady Gabriella Windsor, daughter of the Queen’s cousin Michael of Kent [ ... ]

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Legendary sexy speed skater Lee Sang-hwa retires
Legendary sexy speed skater Lee Sang-hwa retires

  South Korea's speed skating superstar Lee Sang-hwa... is retiring from t [ ... ]

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Walmart says increased tariffs on Chinese goods will cause prices to rise
Walmart says increased tariffs on Chinese goods will cause prices to rise

  Walmart, America's largest retailer, says the Trump administration's tarif [ ... ]

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Jeff Koons’ ‘Rabbit’ sculpture sells for record US$91 million
Jeff Koons’ ‘Rabbit’ sculpture sells for record US$91 million

  A sculpture by American artist Jeff Koons has sold for just over 91 million  [ ... ]

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Paris celebrates 130 years of Eiffel Tower with laser light show
Paris celebrates 130 years of Eiffel Tower with laser light show

  Paris marked the 130th anniversary of the Eiffel Tower's public opening on W [ ... ]

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Why are English football clubs doing so well this season?
Why are English football clubs doing so well this season?

  English clubs have created European football history by taking all four fina [ ... ]

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Tokyo's Roppongi Hills redeveloped for Olympics 2020
Tokyo's Roppongi Hills redeveloped for Olympics 2020

  Japan's capital city, Tokyo, is being redeveloped on a massive scale... to mak [ ... ]

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WHO recommends steps to limit risk of Dementia
WHO recommends steps to limit risk of Dementia

  About 50 million people worldwide currently suffer from dementia and tha [ ... ]

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Lewis Hamilton sends F1 car to home of terminally ill boy
Lewis Hamilton sends F1 car to home of terminally ill boy

  Lewis Hamilton's team sent a Formula One car to the home of terminally ill [ ... ]

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Freed French hostages extend gratitude to fallen soldiers, French government
Freed French hostages extend gratitude to fallen soldiers, French government

  The French hostages who were kidnapped while on safari in northern Benin and f [ ... ]

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All-new Apple TV app available across the world in over 100 countries
All-new Apple TV app available across the world in over 100 countries

  The new Apple TV app launched Monday in more than 100 countries.   It [ ... ]

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Global markets tumble as China hits back at U.S. with retaliatory tariffs
Global markets tumble as China hits back at U.S. with retaliatory tariffs

  And heightened tensions between the world's two biggest economies sent glo [ ... ]

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Myanmar National Airlines flight miraculously lands safely with no front landing gear
Myanmar National Airlines flight miraculously lands safely with no front landing gear

  A Myanmar pilot has safely landed a jet without a front wheel after the la [ ... ]

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Manchester City win EPL title, Tottenham Hotspur finish 4th
Manchester City win EPL title, Tottenham Hotspur finish 4th

  Manchester City claimed its second straight English Premier League title on  [ ... ]

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Renewable Energy replacing Coal and LNG
Renewable Energy replacing Coal and LNG

  In the first quarter this year, renewable energy made up a record-high pro [ ... ]

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Koreans celebrate Buddha's 2,563rd birthday
Koreans celebrate Buddha's 2,563rd birthday

  12 May 2019 - Today, according to the lunar calendar, Koreans celebrate Budd [ ... ]

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Danny Baker fired by BBC over royal baby chimp tweet
Danny Baker fired by BBC over royal baby chimp tweet

  Broadcaster Danny Baker has been fired from BBC Radio 5 Live after tweet [ ... ]

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US-China trade talks break down; trade war to resume
US-China trade talks break down; trade war to resume

On the economic front,... the two-day trade negotiations between the U.S. and China. [ ... ]

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Seoul subway tour spots for foreign visitors
Seoul subway tour spots for foreign visitors

  Seoul's subway lines are connected to almost every corner of the city and  [ ... ]

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Tottenham Hotspur reach their first Champions League final after miraculous comeback
Tottenham Hotspur reach their first Champions League final after miraculous comeback

  Call it 'The Miracle of Amsterdam', Son Heung-min and Tottenham Hotspur reache [ ... ]

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Shared kitchens increasingly popular
Shared kitchens increasingly popular

Time now for our "Life & Info" segment,... where we focus on information useful fo [ ... ]

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Facebook co-founder: It's time to break up Facebook
Facebook co-founder: It's time to break up Facebook

  Chris Hughes, the co-founder of Facebook, is calling for the company to be b [ ... ]

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China threatens retaliation as US files to raise tariffs
China threatens retaliation as US files to raise tariffs

  Refusing to pull any punches,... China says it WILL retaliate after the Un [ ... ]

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Liverpool fans react to historic victory over Barcelona
Liverpool fans react to historic victory over Barcelona

  Liverpool fans have expressed their delight at their club's unexpected win o [ ... ]

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Prince Harry unwraps a present for three-day-old son Archie
Prince Harry unwraps a present for three-day-old son Archie

  The Duke of Sussex unwraps a present for three-day-old Archie. He was given a  [ ... ]

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K-pop academies to open in 25 countries
K-pop academies to open in 25 countries

  K-pop academies are to open in Korean Cultural Centers in 25 countries,  [ ... ]

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Duchess and Duke of Sussex introduce their new baby son
Duchess and Duke of Sussex introduce their new baby son

  The Duchess and Duke of Sussex made their first media appearance with their  [ ... ]

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Tiger Woods receives Presidential Medal of Freedom from Donald Trump
Tiger Woods receives Presidential Medal of Freedom from Donald Trump

  U.S. President Donald Trump has awarded Tiger Woods with the nation's high [ ... ]

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One million species at risk of extinction, with humans accelerating its speed: UN report
One million species at risk of extinction, with humans accelerating its speed: UN report

  The UN has warned that up to one million plant and animal species are on the [ ... ]

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Meghan Markle, Prince Harry welcomes royal baby son
Meghan Markle, Prince Harry welcomes royal baby son

  Buckingham Palace have released a statement confirming the birth of a son to [ ... ]

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Islands of rubbish engulf Bosnian river
Islands of rubbish engulf Bosnian river

  The Drina river in Bosnia, once known for being emerald green and crystal clea [ ... ]

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Forty-one people killed in Russian passenger plane fire
Forty-one people killed in Russian passenger plane fire

  Elsewhere around the world. At least 41 people died...after a Russian pla [ ... ]

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Israel's Iron Dome missile defence system in action
Israel's Iron Dome missile defence system in action

  Israel's Iron Dome missile defence system is called into action in the skies [ ... ]

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Cyclone Fani hits Bangladesh and India, millions evacuated
Cyclone Fani hits Bangladesh and India, millions evacuated

  A tropical cyclone has hit India and Bangladesh,... killing at least 30 peop [ ... ]

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Thailand's King Vajiralongkorn gets crowned after ruling for 2 years
Thailand's King Vajiralongkorn gets crowned after ruling for 2 years

  Over in Thailand, the nation kicked off its three day coronation ceremon [ ... ]

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Bangladesh Foreign Minister says ISIS bride Shamima Begum is not his problem
Bangladesh Foreign Minister says ISIS bride Shamima Begum is not his problem

  Bangladesh's Foreign Minister has said that Islamic State bride Shamima Be [ ... ]

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SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft explodes in test mishap
SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft explodes in test mishap

  The private aerospace manufacturer SpaceX, founded by Elon Musk, has confirmed [ ... ]

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Astronomers unveil the most comprehensive image of universe
Astronomers unveil the most comprehensive image of universe

  Astronomers have released the largest picture of the universe by assemblin [ ... ]

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Federal Reserve holds interest rates steady at 2.25%-2.50% as U.S. economy grows at solid rate
Federal Reserve holds interest rates steady at 2.25%-2.50% as U.S. economy grows at solid rate

  The U.S. Federal Reserve left its key interest rate unchanged despite re [ ... ]

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Princess Charlotte photos released to mark fourth birthday
Princess Charlotte photos released to mark fourth birthday

  The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have released three new photographs of P [ ... ]

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Labor Day protests take place in Europe to mark May Day
Labor Day protests take place in Europe to mark May Day

  Labor demonstrations have been taking place across the world, including in [ ... ]

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Cristiano Ronaldo spends £9.5m on world's most expensive car
Cristiano Ronaldo spends £9.5m on world's most expensive car

  Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly spent £9.5 million on [ ... ]

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Gunman shoots two dead at US university
Gunman shoots two dead at US university

  Police have arrested a 22-year-old man suspected of shooting two people dead a [ ... ]

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Spying whale? Beluga whale 'trained by Russian military' found off Norway
Spying whale? Beluga whale 'trained by Russian military' found off Norway

  A tame beluga whale wearing a Russian-made harness has been spotted in A [ ... ]

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Smart machines remotely controlled 8500km away through 5G
Smart machines remotely controlled 8500km away through 5G

  South Korea is aiming to become one of the leading players of the 5G industr [ ... ]

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Japan holds abdication ceremony for Emperor Akihito
Japan holds abdication ceremony for Emperor Akihito

  In a historic ceremony in Tokyo, Emperor Akihito has declared his abdication a [ ... ]

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Ex US-N. Korea envoy says Trump approved US$2 mil. fee to free Warmbier
Ex US-N. Korea envoy says Trump approved US$2 mil. fee to free Warmbier

  Former U.S. State Department Special Representative for North Korea, Joseph Yu [ ... ]

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Pet cafe for pig lovers opens in Tokyo
Pet cafe for pig lovers opens in Tokyo

  The first pig cafe in Tokyo has opened its doors to the public and animal love [ ... ]

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Spain's election results explained in two minutes
Spain's election results explained in two minutes

  Spain's Socialist party has won the 2019 general election but fallen short [ ... ]

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China signs US$ 64 bil. worth of deals for Belt and Road Initiative
China signs US$ 64 bil. worth of deals for Belt and Road Initiative

  Chinese President Xi Jinping says some 64 billion U.S. dollars worth of deals we [ ... ]

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Brazilian model dies after collapsing on catwalk
Brazilian model dies after collapsing on catwalk

  A model participating in Sao Paulo's Fashion Week has died after getting [ ... ]

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Sri Lanka suicide bomber's last hours
Sri Lanka suicide bomber's last hours

  CCTV from the Kingsbury hotel in Sri Lanka's capital Colombo shows a suicide [ ... ]

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Former VP Joe Biden running for President in 2020
Former VP Joe Biden running for President in 2020

  Former U.S. vice president Joe Biden has put the speculation to rest and [ ... ]

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Authorities rush to protect Notre-Dame from storms
Authorities rush to protect Notre-Dame from storms

  Professional mountain climbers climbed the fire-hit Notre-Dame cathedr [ ... ]

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It's World Penguin day!
It's World Penguin day!

  On the 25th April each year we celebrate World Penguin Day. It coincides w [ ... ]

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Theresa May on Huawei leak
Theresa May on Huawei leak

  Theresa May refuses to comment on the information leaked from the National [ ... ]

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Robots will take over 14% of jobs in 20 years: OECD
Robots will take over 14% of jobs in 20 years: OECD

  The OECD says robots will take over fourteen percent of jobs worldwide in th [ ... ]

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Belt and Road Forum kicks off in China
Belt and Road Forum kicks off in China

  China is hosting a forum on its Belt and Road project, the foreign policy in [ ... ]

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Netflix movies will still be eligible for Oscars next year
Netflix movies will still be eligible for Oscars next year

  Netflix and other streaming services will not face a tougher road to the Osc [ ... ]

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South Korean e-sports going global
South Korean e-sports going global

  South Korea is one of the world's leading countries in field of E-sports --  [ ... ]

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Queen's 93rd birthday marked with almost 93 gun salutes
Queen's 93rd birthday marked with almost 93 gun salutes

  The Queen's 93rd birthday was marked with gun salutes at Hyde Park and the [ ... ]

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Ice Fantasia 2019 in Seoul presents top figure skaters around world
Ice Fantasia 2019 in Seoul presents top figure skaters around world

  Ice Fantasia 2019 - a figure skating gala exhibition featuring the world's top [ ... ]

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AI Robot paints its own moonscapes in traditional Chinese style
AI Robot paints its own moonscapes in traditional Chinese style

  A Hong Kong artist has created an artificial intelligence robot which create [ ... ]

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ISIS claims responsibility for Sri Lanka Easter bombings that killed over 300
ISIS claims responsibility for Sri Lanka Easter bombings that killed over 300

  The death toll of the terror attack in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday cont [ ... ]

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Oil prices surge to 6-month high as U.S. announces Iran oil embargo
Oil prices surge to 6-month high as U.S. announces Iran oil embargo

  Global oil prices have hit a six-month high after skyrocketing for two consecu [ ... ]

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Prince Louis celebrates his first birthday
Prince Louis celebrates his first birthday

  Prince Louis of Cambridge is celebrating his first birthday. The Prince was  [ ... ]

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High-flying daredevils battle to be World Indoor Skydiving champs
High-flying daredevils battle to be World Indoor Skydiving champs

  Indoor skydivers from around the world have been showing off their synchronize [ ... ]

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Men's K-beauty set for success on world stage?
Men's K-beauty set for success on world stage?

  The ‘Hallyu’, or the Korean wave continue to make big on the global stag [ ... ]

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S. Korea's top inheritance tax rate the second highest in OECD
S. Korea's top inheritance tax rate the second highest in OECD

  Inheritance tax rates vary by each country,... but South Korean heirs pay so [ ... ]

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Noah's Ark: Bolivian artists celebrate Easter with elaborate sand sculptures
Noah's Ark: Bolivian artists celebrate Easter with elaborate sand sculptures

  Bolivia has been celebrating Easter by carving out series of enormous sand scu [ ... ]

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Spring allergies lasting longer this year due to warmer temperatures
Spring allergies lasting longer this year due to warmer temperatures

  As much as we love Spring and the beauty of the flowers in full bloom.... for  [ ... ]

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Miniature guide horse in training for the blind on Newcastle Metro
Miniature guide horse in training for the blind on Newcastle Metro

  A miniature guide horse is being trained on the Tyne and Wear Metro in prepara [ ... ]

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Sri Lanka terror attacks leave more than 100 people dead
Sri Lanka terror attacks leave more than 100 people dead

  At least 138 people have been killed in a series of bomb blasts in Sri Lan [ ... ]

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Disabled people to benefit from latest AI technology
Disabled people to benefit from latest AI technology

  Today is the national day for people with disabilities here in Korea.  [ ... ]

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US, China trade talks will be successful: Trump
US, China trade talks will be successful: Trump

  The U.S.-China trade dispute that rocked global financial markets in recent mo [ ... ]

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Magnitude 6.1 earthquake hits east Taiwan, leaving 17 hurt
Magnitude 6.1 earthquake hits east Taiwan, leaving 17 hurt

  A magnitude 6-point-1 earthquake struck Taiwan's coastal city of Hualien o [ ... ]

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Reenactment of Jesus' Crucifixion in Philippines
Reenactment of Jesus' Crucifixion in Philippines

  Christian worshipers in the Philippines have re-enacted the crucifixion of Jesus C [ ... ]

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Actress Emma Thompson joins London climate protest
Actress Emma Thompson joins London climate protest

  Actress Emma Thompson has joined in on the climate protests in London, addre [ ... ]

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From Mickey Mouse to Frozen… Disney holds exhibition in Seoul
From Mickey Mouse to Frozen… Disney holds exhibition in Seoul

  A special exhibition is being held in Seoul that shows the almost centur [ ... ]

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Rome's "Holy Stairs" bared for first time in 30 years
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  Rome's "Holy Stairs", which Catholics believe were climbed by Jesus in Jer [ ... ]

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Dog rescued while swimming over 220km off Thailand
Dog rescued while swimming over 220km off Thailand

  A dog was rescued by workers on an oil rig crew after he was found swimmin [ ... ]

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Peru's ex-president Garcia shoots himself to avoid arrest
Peru's ex-president Garcia shoots himself to avoid arrest

  A former Peruvian president has been found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot woun [ ... ]

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Rare 'miniature kangaroo' born at Chester zoo
Rare 'miniature kangaroo' born at Chester zoo

  A ‘miniature kangaroo’ from Indonesia was born at Chester Zoo in Cheshir [ ... ]

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Drone shows glory of Notre-Dame Cathedral before fire
Drone shows glory of Notre-Dame Cathedral before fire

  Drone footage shows the Notre-Dame Cathedral in all its glory before a huge fire [ ... ]

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World's first 3D heart with blood vessels using patient's cells
World's first 3D heart with blood vessels using patient's cells

  Researchers in Israel have printed the world's first 3D heart with blood v [ ... ]

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Firefighters film their battle against Notre-Dame fire
Firefighters film their battle against Notre-Dame fire

  French firefighters filmed their eight-hour battle against the flames engu [ ... ]

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Watch 'the world's largest plane' jet off for maiden flight
Watch 'the world's largest plane' jet off for maiden flight

  The 'world's largest aeroplane' built by Stratolaunch - with six engines, two  [ ... ]

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Trump renews attack against Federal Reserve, claiming it has hindered US growth
Trump renews attack against Federal Reserve, claiming it has hindered US growth

  Blaming the U.S. Federal Reserve for hindering the country's economic growth [ ... ]

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Water fight between elephants and people marks Thai New Year
Water fight between elephants and people marks Thai New Year

  In Thailand, elephants have water fights with people to welcome the New Year [ ... ]

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Tiger Woods ends his 11 year major drought with 5th Masters victory on Sunday
Tiger Woods ends his 11 year major drought with 5th Masters victory on Sunday

  In what could well be one of the greatest comeback stories in sports histo [ ... ]

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Train crashes into SUV in Florida
Train crashes into SUV in Florida

  The driver of an SUV suffered serious injuries after the vehicle collided wi [ ... ]

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Multiple people shot outside Melbourne nightclub, two critically injured
Multiple people shot outside Melbourne nightclub, two critically injured

  Two men are fighting for their lives, after a shooting took place outsid [ ... ]

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IMF official warns global economy facing various threats; downgrades forecast
IMF official warns global economy facing various threats; downgrades forecast

  The head of the IMF is warning that the global economy,... which is alread [ ... ]

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Meghan Markle welcomes baby son; Royal Baby Countdown flash back with Harry
Meghan Markle welcomes baby son; Royal Baby Countdown flash back with Harry

  The fourth video in our new 'Royal Baby Countdown' series shows Harry making fri [ ... ]

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Lotto 'curse' strikes again as Weirs couple announce divorce
Lotto 'curse' strikes again as Weirs couple announce divorce

  Colin and Christine Weir announced they are to divorce eight years after win [ ... ]

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Daughter of woman held in Dubai speaks of ordeal
Daughter of woman held in Dubai speaks of ordeal

  The daughter of a woman who faces two years in a Dubai jail for calling her late [ ... ]

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Robot brings zoo to sick children
Robot brings zoo to sick children

  In Poland, a robot is helping sick children visit zoo animals from their hos [ ... ]

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US makes extradition request for Julian Assange - arrested wikileaks founder
US makes extradition request for Julian Assange - arrested wikileaks founder

  Jennifer Robinson, the lawyer for Julian Assange, says she has received "a w [ ... ]

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EU leaders agree to delay Brexit until October 31
EU leaders agree to delay Brexit until October 31

  EU leaders have granted an extension to Brexit, setting a new deadline of Octobe [ ... ]

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First real image of black hole unveiled
First real image of black hole unveiled

  The first ever photo of a black hole has been unveiled by scientists [ ... ]

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