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Countdown to Brexit: 70 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 70 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on March 29. Here, we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Press Association
The hidden victims of the Yemen war

The hidden victims of the Yemen war

The conflict is having a long-term impact on the lives of people even away from the battlegrounds.
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BBC News
French PM Edouard Philippe visits Eurotunnel site

French PM Edouard Philippe visits Eurotunnel site

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe visits the Eurotunnel site as he visits the northern port of Calais, a day after activating plans for a no-deal Brexit.
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AFP
Swedish lawmakers elect PM Stefan Lofven to second term

Swedish lawmakers elect PM Stefan Lofven to second term

Sweden ends a four-month political vacuum by electing Prime Minister Stefan Lofven to a second term, after he elbowed out the far-right to save one of Europe's few left-wing governments.
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AFP
Eyewitnesses describe the scene of Prince Philip’s car crash

Eyewitnesses describe the scene of Prince Philip’s car crash

Eyewitnesses describe the scene immediately after Prince Philip's car crash.
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ITN
Man who helped Duke in car says it was an astonishing escape

Man who helped Duke in car says it was an astonishing escape

The man who pulled the Duke from his car said it was an "astonishing escape"
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ITN
Duke of Edinburgh 'dazzled by sun' in car crash

Duke of Edinburgh 'dazzled by sun' in car crash

The Duke of Edinburgh is recovering after a car crash that left him "very shocked" and shaken but unhurt. According to a witness, Philip, 97, told police he had been "dazzled by the sun".
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Press Association
Border wall construction threatens butterfly sanctuary in the US

Border wall construction threatens butterfly sanctuary in the US

At the US-Mexico border near the Rio Grande, a national butterfly sanctuary is being threatened by Donald Trump's proposed border wall.
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AFP
North Korean envoy arrives in U.S. for talks with Pompeo

North Korean envoy arrives in U.S. for talks with Pompeo

North Korea's top nuclear negotiator arrives in Washington for talks with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a possible encounter with President Donald Trump aimed a laying the groundwork for a second U.S.-North Korea summit.
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Reuters
Teens jockey in Indonesia's traditional horse racing

Teens jockey in Indonesia's traditional horse racing

Over 300 jockeys, mostly teenagers, take part in a traditional horse race in Indonesia's westernmost province Aceh.
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AFP
One dead and one injured in Texas church shooting

One dead and one injured in Texas church shooting

Police are searching for a man they say fatally shot his wife in the parking lot of a church, as well as shooting and critically injuring his daughter.
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Reuters
Tesla recalls thousands of cars in China

Tesla recalls thousands of cars in China

Electric-vehicle maker Tesla will recall more than 14 thousand cars in China over airbags that contained a part made by the now-defunct Japanese manufacturer Takata.
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AFP
Zimbabwe activist in court for 'subversion' after protests

Zimbabwe activist in court for 'subversion' after protests

Zimbabwean activist Evan Mawarire has appeared in court in Harare to face subversion charges as authorities crack down on anti-government protests in which doctors say 68 people suffered gunshot wounds.
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AFP
Arizona man shot by deputy facing terrorism charges

Arizona man shot by deputy facing terrorism charges

An Arizona man facing a terrorism charge for brandishing a knife in an encounter with a sheriff's sergeant was carrying out a "lone wolf" attack, authorities said Thursday. Terrorism charges have been filed.
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Associated Press
Farage urges Brexiteers to prepare for second referendum

Farage urges Brexiteers to prepare for second referendum

Nigel Farage has urged Leave campaigners to prepare for a second referendum as Britain's Brexit deadlock continues. The former Ukip leader, and MEP, spoke at a packed Leave Means Leave rally in London.
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Press Association
Schiff berates Trump for disclosing warzone trip

Schiff berates Trump for disclosing warzone trip

The chairman of the House intelligence committee says that President Donald Trump's decision to reveal House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's trip to Brussels and Afghanistan is "completely and utterly irresponsible in every way."
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Associated Press
After 600 years, night watchman still keeps vigil over Lausanne

After 600 years, night watchman still keeps vigil over Lausanne

Every evening, the night watchman clambers to the top of the Lausanne cathedral bell tower and gets to work: he shouts out the time each hour, keeping a six-century-old tradition alive.
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AFP
Laquan McDonald cover up case ends in acquittal

Laquan McDonald cover up case ends in acquittal

A judge has acquitted three Chicago police officers of trying to cover up the 2014 shooting of Laquan McDonald, ruling that the dashcam video of the black teenager's death did not necessarily tell the whole story.
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Associated Press
Trump cancels Davos delegation

Trump cancels Davos delegation

U.S. President Donald Trump cancelled the U.S. delegation to World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said on Thursday.
1min
Reuters
New Mexico resort avalanche injures skiers

New Mexico resort avalanche injures skiers

Emergency officials say an avalanche buried multiple people near the highest peak of a New Mexico ski resort on Thursday, including two who were pulled from the snow as ski patrols continued their search for others.
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Associated Press
Car hood hampers getaway for robbery suspects

Car hood hampers getaway for robbery suspects

Police in Texas have arrested a group of people suspected in a series of bank robberies after the hood on the car they were using to flee authorities popped up and covered the windshield, obscuring the road.
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Associated Press
AP Top Stories January 17

AP Top Stories January 17

Here's the latest for Thursday January 17th: President Trump calls for new missile defense program; Michael Cohen acknowledges paying a company rig Trump's standing in online polls; UN representative in Yemen comes under gunfire; animals are bless...
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Associated Press
AP Debrief: Trump-Pelosi letter 'payback'

AP Debrief: Trump-Pelosi letter 'payback'

It took President Donald Trump one day to flex his executive power back at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, denying her an aircraft to visit troops abroad in apparent response to her attempt to delay his State of Union address.
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Associated Press
Atlanta TSA worker shares concern over shutdown

Atlanta TSA worker shares concern over shutdown

Jessica Carballo loves her job working for the TSA at the Atlanta airport but without a paycheck, she worries about providing for her husband and children.
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Associated Press
Unwanted Afghan refugees pin hopes on Pakistan's Imran Khan

Unwanted Afghan refugees pin hopes on Pakistan's Imran Khan

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has ignited a national debate with a controversial vow to grant citizenship to Afghan refugees born in Pakistan -- potentially creating more than a million new citizens.
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AFP
Australia Has Just Been Named The Most Instagrammable Place In The World

Australia Has Just Been Named The Most Instagrammable Place In The World

Australia has just beat out incredible destinations like Hong Kong, Indonesia and South Africa, as the number one spot for a jaw-dropping, picture-perfect moment. Check out why in this video!
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Donald Trump boasts about US missile capabilities

Donald Trump boasts about US missile capabilities

Donald Trump claims to have the finest weapons in the world, during a speech at the Pentagon. He also used the speech to continue his push for a wall on the Mexican border.
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Press Association
Trump nixes Pelosi travel in shutdown fight

Trump nixes Pelosi travel in shutdown fight

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday stopped House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi from using a military plane for an overseas trip, in a tit for tat after the Democratic leader’s suggestion he postpone the State of the Union address durin
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Reuters
Nigel Farage urges Leavers to 'prepare' for Brexit betrayal

Nigel Farage urges Leavers to 'prepare' for Brexit betrayal

Farage urges Leavers to 'prepare' for Brexit betrayal
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ITN
International ice sculpture contest held in the French Alps

International ice sculpture contest held in the French Alps

Twenty sculptors from all over the world compete for three days and three nights to bring gigantic blocks of ice to life during the 28th edition of Valloire's ice sculpture competition, in France's Savoy region.
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AFP
'No point going to school if our world is dying'

'No point going to school if our world is dying'

Thousands of students skip school in Belgium to join a march demanding action on climate change.
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BBC News
Snowboarder Max Parrot diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma

Snowboarder Max Parrot diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma

Olympic medallist snowboarder Max Parrot has been diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma, a form of cancer. He will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season. The 24-year-old from Bromont, Que., was diagnosed Dec. 21 after undergoing a biopsy 10 days ea...
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Canadian Press
Car bomb kills at least nine in Colombia

Car bomb kills at least nine in Colombia

A car bomb exploded at a police academy in Colombia's capital Bogota on Thursday, killing at least nine people and wounding over 20 in an attack that prompted fears of a return to the country's violent past.
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Reuters
Trump missile defense review calls out N.Korea

Trump missile defense review calls out N.Korea

President Donald Trump unveiled a revamped U.S. missile defense strategy on Thursday that called North Korea an ongoing and "extraordinary threat," seven months after he declared the threat posed by Pyongyang had been eliminated.
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Reuters
Duque: Those responsible for 'terrorist act' will be punished

Duque: Those responsible for 'terrorist act' will be punished

During a press conference from the site of an apparent car bomb, Colombian President Ivan Duque classifies it as a "terrorist act" and says that those responsible "will not go unpunished."
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AFP
Hundreds of migrants exit Guatemalan capital towards Mexico

Hundreds of migrants exit Guatemalan capital towards Mexico

Hundreds of Honduran migrants, including several children, start their trek early morning to leave Guatemala City and head towards the Mexican border, in the hopes of reaching the US.
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AFP
Newborn found dead in Phoenix Amazon facility

Newborn found dead in Phoenix Amazon facility

Phoenix police say a newborn baby girl was found dead in a women's restroom inside an Amazon distribution center. Investigators have located and spoken with the mother.
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Associated Press
Cohen says he rigged polls for Trump

Cohen says he rigged polls for Trump

Michael Cohen, U.S. President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, said on Thursday he paid a firm to manipulate online polling data “at the direction of and for the sole benefit of” Trump. Jonah Green is on the story.
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Reuters
Suspect identified in Bogota car bomb attack: prosecutor

Suspect identified in Bogota car bomb attack: prosecutor

Colombia's attorney general announces that authorities have fully identified the man who detonated a car with 80 kilos of explosive at a police academy in Bogota, causing nine deaths and 54 injuries.
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AFP
Lingerie: Selling seduction in the age of #MeToo

Lingerie: Selling seduction in the age of #MeToo

With G-strings and push-up bras losing their allure as ultra sexiness gives ways to comfort, and the whole idea of seduction being questioned, designers are grappling with how to be interesting without objectifying women.
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AFP
Prince Philip involved in car crash near Sandringham

Prince Philip involved in car crash near Sandringham

The Duke of Edinburgh has been involved in a road accident while driving close to the Sandringham Estate.
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Press Association
Colombian president arrives at scene of apparent car bomb

Colombian president arrives at scene of apparent car bomb

Colombian President Ivan Duque arrives at the scene of an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in the Colombian capital that has left at least eight people dead and 10 injured, the defense ministry said.
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AFP
Survivor: I tweeted goodbye to my family

Survivor: I tweeted goodbye to my family

Ronald Ngeno was inside the DusitD2 business complex in Nairobi when the terror attack started.
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BBC News
Brexit Select Committee Chair Hilary Benn meets ministers

Brexit Select Committee Chair Hilary Benn meets ministers

Hilary Benn calls on the PM to rule out no-deal and to change her red lines.
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ITN
Michigan State names new interim president

Michigan State names new interim president

Michigan State University’s board says interim president John Engler’s resignation is effective immediately. The board acted a day after Engler announced his resignation amid fallout from the case of convicted sexual abuser Larry Nassar
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Associated Press
Pelosi defends move to postpone SOTU address

Pelosi defends move to postpone SOTU address

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi defended her suggestion to postpone the president's State of the Union address as long as the partial government shutdown continues.
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Associated Press
Trump calls for expanded missile defense program

Trump calls for expanded missile defense program

During an appearance at the Pentagon, President Donald Trump said "our goal is simple: that we can detect and destroy" any incoming missile. Part of the new strategy is to create a level of sensors in space.
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Associated Press
Toddler trapped for days in Spanish water well

Toddler trapped for days in Spanish water well

Spanish emergency services were on Thursday working to rescue a toddler trapped in a well since Sunday (January 13).The two-year-old boy was seen falling into the well as his family walked through a private estate in Totalan, Malaga, in southern Spai
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Reuters