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Grace Millane murder accused appears in court

Grace Millane murder accused appears in court

Man accused of murdering British backpacker Grace Millane in New Zealand appears in court for first time. The 26-year-old man is alleged to have killed the 22-year-old, from Essex, between December 1 and 2. Her body was found on the outskirts of A...
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Press Association
River fans celebrate Copa Libertadores win over Boca

River fans celebrate Copa Libertadores win over Boca

River Plate wins the Copa Libertadores by beating their fiercest rivals Boca Juniors 3-1 after extra time, bringing an end to a final tainted by violence and moved more than six thousand miles away from Argentina.
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AFP
Top Dem says Trump may face jail over hush money

Top Dem says Trump may face jail over hush money

U.S. President Donald Trump could face jail time if hush money payments reported by his former lawyer are proven to be campaign finance violations, top Democratic Adam Schiff said on Sunday.
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Reuters
The blind veteran boxer

The blind veteran boxer

Blinded by war, boxing through PTSD, Paul Jacobs hopes to become a champion.
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BBC News
Paris cleans up as Macron prepares to respond to 'yellow vest' riots

Paris cleans up as Macron prepares to respond to 'yellow vest' riots

Workers in Paris swept up broken glass and towed away burnt-out cars on Sunday after the latest "yellow vest" riots, while the government warned of slower economic growth and said that President Emmanuel Macron would address the nation this week.
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Reuters
Deep-fried Christmas dinner hits Scottish chip shop menu

Deep-fried Christmas dinner hits Scottish chip shop menu

A chip shop is offering customers a seasonal treat - an entire deep-fried Christmas dinner. Dunkeld Fish Bar in Perthshire says its turkey goujons, battered Brussels sprouts and carrots, and parsnip fritters are proving very popular.
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Press Association
UFC champ Max Holloway could be ‘greatest ever:’ Dana White

UFC champ Max Holloway could be ‘greatest ever:’ Dana White

Featherweight champion Max Holloway retained his title against challenger Brian Ortega at UFC 231, Saturday. UFC president Dana White says it was “one of the sickest fights" he has ever seen.
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Canadian Press
U.S. sees 'hard deadline' for China trade deal

U.S. sees 'hard deadline' for China trade deal

U.S.-China trade negotiations need to reach a successful end by March 1 or new tariffs will be imposed, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Sunday, clarifying there is a “hard deadline." Zachary Goelman reports.
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Reuters
Votes counted as polls close in Armenia's legislative elections

Votes counted as polls close in Armenia's legislative elections

Vote counting starts as polls close in parliamentary elections triggered years ahead of schedule by reformist leader Nikol Pashinyan, who is aiming to cement his political authority in the post-Soviet country.
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AFP
Huawei case: media wait in front of court

Huawei case: media wait in front of court

Media teams wait outside a Vancouver court as a hearing takes place of the financial director of Chinese telecom giant Huawei, who was arrested in Canada at the request of the United States. Meng Wanzhou is suspected of lying about one of the grou...
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AFP
Craft growers will add to recreational market: Cannabis producer

Craft growers will add to recreational market: Cannabis producer

James Gallagher and Yan Boissonneault say they want to bring their expertise running small legal medical grow-ops to the recreational market. Gallagher says “craft” producers have a lot of knowledge to add to the growing industry.
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Canadian Press
Qatar dispute overshadows Gulf Arab summit as emir stays away

Qatar dispute overshadows Gulf Arab summit as emir stays away

Bahrain and Qatar traded barbs over the Qatari emir's decision not to attend a Gulf Arab summit in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, an absence that suggests a rift between Doha and three Gulf Arab states is unlikely to be resolved soon.
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Reuters
Macron under pressure after fresh 'yellow vest' protests

Macron under pressure after fresh 'yellow vest' protests

Calls mount for President Emmanuel Macron to bring an end to the "yellow vest" crisis gripping France as authorities in Paris and elsewhere count the cost of another day of violent protests and looting.
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AFP
Uzbekistan pulls out the stops for fine winemaking

Uzbekistan pulls out the stops for fine winemaking

Uzbek farmers are on the front lines of an ambitious state-led winemaking drive in the majority-Muslim country. A decree published by President Shavkat Mirziyoyev's office in February calls for an increase in wine exports of more than 60 percent b...
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AFP
'Joy' snags Etoile d'Or at Morocco's Marrakesh film festival

'Joy' snags Etoile d'Or at Morocco's Marrakesh film festival

Austrian filmmaker Sudabeh Mortezai's "Joy", an unflinching look at migrant sex workers in Europe, wins top prize at the Marrakesh film festival in Morocco.
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AFP
MBS and Kushner's relationship

MBS and Kushner's relationship

Jared Kushner repeatedly had private conversations with Saudi Prince Mohammed bin Salman even after the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, despite concerns from senior White House officials, according to a report by The New York Times. #...
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TRT World
From near-death to boxing champion

From near-death to boxing champion

At 15 years old Richard Riakporhe was stabbed and nearly died. Now he's a boxing title holder.
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BBC News
Tommy Robinson joins Brexit march

Tommy Robinson joins Brexit march

Tommy Robinson joins a Brexit march in London as counter protests take place. The Brexit Betrayal march has been backed by UKIP and the former EDL founder.
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Press Association
Johnson warns of EU 'blackmail' risk under May's Brexit deal

Johnson warns of EU 'blackmail' risk under May's Brexit deal

Boris Johnson refused to rule out challenging Theresa May for the Tory leadership as he warned her Brexit deal left the UK open to "blackmail" by Brussels. The former foreign secretary said it was "nonsense" to suggest he had already begun offeri...
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Press Association
Four investigated in FBI Russia probe - Comey

Four investigated in FBI Russia probe - Comey

The FBI launched investigations of four Americans in July 2016 into whether they helped Russia's alleged efforts to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, former FBI Director James Comey said in remarks released on Saturday.
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Reuters
UKIP holds pro-Brexit rally in London

UKIP holds pro-Brexit rally in London

UKIP and far-right activist Tommy Robinson hold a pro-Brexit protest in London's Parliament Square.
1min
AFP
Why are French still protesting?

Why are French still protesting?

The tax hike was cancelled, ,so why did over 125,000 people take to the streets in France? After four consecutive weekend of the yellow vest protests, the French prime minster Edouard Philippe called for 'rebuilding the national unity through dial...
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TRT World
Slow recycler Turkey seeks better uses for its trash

Slow recycler Turkey seeks better uses for its trash

A pilot project in Istanbul is allowing metro users to pay for credit on travel cards by slotting plastic bottles instead of money into vending machines, a relatively rare step to improve recycling and waste management in a country of over 80 mill...
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AFP
Funeral of former Colombian president Betancur is held in Bogota

Funeral of former Colombian president Betancur is held in Bogota

Family and friends attend the funeral of former Colombian president Belisario Betancur, who died on December 7 at the age of 95, at the Colombian Academy of Language in Bogota.
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AFP
'Yellow vests': French economy minister tours vandalised shops

'Yellow vests': French economy minister tours vandalised shops

While visiting shops in Paris hit by looting, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire addressed journalists in English saying support is needed for small businesses affected by unrest related to 'yellow vest' protests.
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AFP
Nissan seeks to block former chairman Ghosn from his apartment

Nissan seeks to block former chairman Ghosn from his apartment

Nissan is seeking to block its former chairman Carlos Ghosn, arrested and removed from his role for alleged financial misconduct, from his apartment in Rio de Janeiro.
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Reuters
Countdown to Brexit: 110 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 110 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.
1min
Press Association
Nikol Pashinyan votes during early parliamentary elections

Nikol Pashinyan votes during early parliamentary elections

Armenia's prime minister Nikol Pashinyan votes during early parliamentary elections in Armenia.
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AFP
Paris: damaged Starbucks Cafe aftermath 'yellow vests' protest

Paris: damaged Starbucks Cafe aftermath 'yellow vests' protest

Broken windows, tagged facades: passersbys look at damages on a Starbucks Cafe in Paris, the day after the day after 'yellow vest' protests.
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AFP
Arrests made as shop is looted in Paris protests

Arrests made as shop is looted in Paris protests

Violent clashes continued on the Place de la Republique in Paris, where protesters tried to loot a sports shop and police made several arrests.
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Press Association
Grace Millane: Body found in backpacker murder probe

Grace Millane: Body found in backpacker murder probe

A body believed to be British backpacker Grace Millane has been found near a beauty spot on the outskirts of Auckland. Detective Inspector Scott Beard, of Auckland City Police, said formal identification was yet to take place, although "based on ...
1min
Press Association
Virgin Holidays departure beach opens in Barbados

Virgin Holidays departure beach opens in Barbados

Virgin Holidays departure beach in Barbados allows guests to check out of their hotel and into a beach-side departure lounge. The space was officially opened by Sir Richard Branson and celebrity guests to celebrate the launch.
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Press Association
Polls open as Armenia votes in snap elections

Polls open as Armenia votes in snap elections

Armenians start voting in parliamentary elections triggered years ahead of schedule by reformist leader Nikol Pashinyan, who is aiming to cement his political authority in the post-Soviet country.
1min
AFP
Police find body in search for Grace Millane

Police find body in search for Grace Millane

New Zealand Police investigating the murder of a British backpacker confirm the discovery of a body.
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BBC News
Polls show Wales reconsidering Brexit Leave vote

Polls show Wales reconsidering Brexit Leave vote

Two recent polls show that Wales, which voted to leave the EU in the 2016 Brexit referendum, would now vote to remain if a new vote were held. It's a trend that's being seen to some extent across the UK, but a change of heart is by no means a given.
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AFP
Cellist Yo-Yo Ma performs 'Hallelujah,' crowd sings along

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma performs 'Hallelujah,' crowd sings along

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma gave a free performance in Montreal’s subway system Saturday. Ma ended the 20-minute show by inviting the crowd to sing along with his interpretation of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah."
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Canadian Press
Trump says Kelly will leave at end of year

Trump says Kelly will leave at end of year

John Kelly's impending departure is part of a broad overhaul designed to recalibrate Trump's administration as it faces a new reality in Washington. Jonah Green is covering the story.
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Reuters
Uber made confidential filing for IPO

Uber made confidential filing for IPO

Uber has filed paperwork for an initial public offering, according to three people with knowledge of the matter, taking a step closer to a key milestone for one of the most closely watched and controversial companies in Silicon Valley.
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Reuters
Luger Alex Gough is ‘proud’ she’s inspired girl athletes

Luger Alex Gough is ‘proud’ she’s inspired girl athletes

The most decorated luger in Canadian history and first to win an Olympic medal Alex Gough retired from the sport Saturday. Gough says she’s proud of the fact young Canadian girls have taken up luge because of her.
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Canadian Press
'Yellow vests': scooters and cars on fire in Paris

'Yellow vests': scooters and cars on fire in Paris

Firefighters try to extinguish scooters and cars on fire in Prony street, near Champs Elysees avenue in Paris, as Paris is hit by violence for the latest "yellow vest" protests against President Emmanuel Macron.
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AFP
Car and rubbish bins set on fire near the Champs-Elysées

Car and rubbish bins set on fire near the Champs-Elysées

Protesters set a car and rubbish bins on fire near the Champs-Elysées avenue in the French capital during the latest "yellow vest" demonstrations against President Emmanuel Macron.
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AFP
Police and opposition supporters clash in Togo

Police and opposition supporters clash in Togo

Opposition supporters clash with security forces in Togo's capital, Lome, after the government banned protests about upcoming elections. A coalition of 14 opposition political parties this week announced a series of 10 new protests in the run-up t...
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AFP
Protesters set cars on fire in Paris

Protesters set cars on fire in Paris

A car is set on fire on Saturday on Hoche avenue, close to Champs-Elysées avenue, as Paris was hit by violence in the latest demonstrations against President Emmanuel Macron.
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AFP
Catholic Church beatifies 19 slain clerics in Algeria

Catholic Church beatifies 19 slain clerics in Algeria

Some 1,200 people attend a beatification ceremony in Algeria in the presence of Papal envoy Cardinal Angelo Becciu. The Catholic Church beatified seven French monks and 12 other clergy killed during the country's civil war, the first ceremony of i...
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AFP
French police clash with 'yellow vest' protesters in Paris

French police clash with 'yellow vest' protesters in Paris

French riot police fired tear gas and clashed with "yellow vest" protesters in central Paris on Saturday during the latest in a wave of demonstrations against the high cost of living that have shaken President Emmanuel Macron's authority.
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Reuters
'The King' of the road: German town puts Elvis on traffic lights

'The King' of the road: German town puts Elvis on traffic lights

Cross the road, it's now or never. Or that's what residents in the German town of Friedberg may start humming when their traffic light jumps to green to reveal a hip-swivelling Elvis Presley.
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AFP
'Yellow Vest' protesters in central Paris determined to fight on

'Yellow Vest' protesters in central Paris determined to fight on

"Yellow vest" protesters on the famous Champs-Elysees boulevard in Paris insist they will not give up demonstrating against French President Emmanuel Macron, as police fire tear gas and arrest hundreds of people in the capital.
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AFP
Aussie school kids lead mass coal mine protests

Aussie school kids lead mass coal mine protests

Australian school children lead thousands of demonstrators nationwide calling for a halt on plans for Indian mining firm Adani to construct a controversial coal mine in the country's northeast.
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AFP