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Ebola outbreak Sierra Leone 326x159 photo

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A number of bodies have been discovered by health officials in Kono, a remote diamond-mining area of Sierra Leone, raising fears that the scale...
Alpha Jet crash Vouvray 326x159 photo

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An Alpha Jet aircraft has crashed into a home for disabled people in central France, killing one person and leaving several others injured, one...
Princess Charlene of Monaco gives birth  326x159 photo

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Princess Charlene of Monaco has given birth to twin babies, Gabriella and Jacques, the palace has announced. Prince Jacques is next in line to the...

Preparing Students for Careers in Modern Medicine 326x235 photo

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The world of healthcare is changing. It's becoming smarter and better connected. Yet people are still composed of the same blood, organs, muscles, and...

Superbugs study 326x159 photo

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According to a new study, drug resistant infections will kill an extra 10 million people a year worldwide - more than currently die from...
Dick Cheney on CIA torture report 326x159 photo

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President George W. Bush was "fully informed" about CIA interrogation techniques condemned in a Senate report, his vice-president, Dick Cheney, says. Speaking to Fox News,...

James LeBron breaks royal protocol with Kate Middleton 326x235 photo

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Prince William and Kate Middleton met LeBron James in New York on December 8 after watching a basketball game between the Brooklyn Nets and...

Mutant Giant Spider Dog  326x235 photo

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Mutant Giant Spider Dog, a short film featuring a dog in a tarantula costume, was the biggest "trending" video on YouTube in 2014, Google...

Barack Obama Hour od Code 2014 326x235 photo

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President Barack Obama has written a line of computer code to help animate a character from Frozen animated movie. Barack Obama joined a group of...

Bob Dylan Shadows in the Night 326x235 photo

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Bob Dylan will release tracks originally recorded by the likes of Frank Sinatra on his new album Shadows in the Night, the artist has...

AFI Top 10 List 2014 326x235 photo

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The American Film Institute (AFI) has put 11 movies on its recently released top 10 list for 2014. The top includes coming-of-age tale Boyhood, Birdman...

Korean Air VP Heather Cho 200x235 photo

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Korean Air VP Heather Cho, who delayed a plane because she was angry with the way she had been served nuts by a flight...

Ken Weatherwax Addams Family 194x235 photo

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Actor Ken Weatherwax, best known for playing Pugsley in the original Addams Family, has died at the age of 59. Ken Weatherwax suffered a heart...

Maryland plane crash 326x235 photo

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A private jet has crashed into a house in Gaithersburg, Maryland, killing three people on board and three on the ground, fire officials say. The...

Frozen iTunes 300x159 photo

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Frozen has become iTunes' biggest-selling movie of all time, while the soundtrack has sold more than any other album in the US this year. Game...
Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 326x159 photo

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 has topped the US and Canada box office chart after a slow weekend for North America's cinemas. The...

Stella Young Australia 326x235 photo

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Australian comedian, broadcaster and disability activist Stella Young has died at the age of 32. Stella Young’s family said that she died unexpectedly in Melbourne...

Israel airstrikes Syria 326x235 photo

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Syria has accused Israel of carrying out two airstrikes near Damascus. Israeli planes bombed the area near Damascus international airport and the town of Dimas,...

Paris to ban diesel cars 326x235 photo

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Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo has called for diesel cars to be banned from the French capital by 2020 as part of plans to reduce...

Akai Gurley funeral Brooklyn 326x235 photo

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The funeral of Akai Gurley who was fatally shot by police in November has taken place in Brooklyn. Akai Gurley, a 28-year-old black man, was...

Typhoon Hagupit Philippines1 326x235 photo

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Typhoon Hagupit has hit the eastern Philippines, toppling trees and power lines and threatening coastal areas with a powerful sea-surge. More than half a million...

Mexico missing students forensic 326x235 photo

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Mexican forensic experts have identified from charred remains at least one of 43 students who went missing in Guerrero state. A family member of one...

Barack Obama acid reflux 326x235 photo

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President Barack Obama has briefly visited a hospital for tests as he has a persistent sore throat, the White House says. Barack Obama had experienced...

North Korea Sony Pictures hack attack 326x235 photo

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North Korea has denied Sony Pictures hack attack in retaliation for The Interview movie depicting Kim Jong-un. However, the attack itself has been praised as...

Grammys nominations 2015 326x235 photo

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The 57th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony will take place on Sunday, February 8 at 8PM. 2015 Grammy Awards Nominations: Record of the Year Fancy - Iggy Azalea...

Luke Somers killed in Yemen 326x159 photo

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Luke Somers and South African teacher Pierre Korkie have been killed by al-Qaeda militants in Yemen during a failed rescue bid. The military operation on...
Typhoon Hagupit Philippines evacuations 326x159 photo

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More than 500,000 people have evacuated their homes as typhoon Hagupit approaches the Philippines. Typhoon Hagupit, which weakened slightly on Friday night, is due to...

Queen Fabiola of Belgium 326x235 photo

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Former Queen Fabiola, the widow of King Baudouin of Belgium, has died aged 86, the royal palace has said. Born Fabiola de Mora y Aragon...

Orion splashdown December 2014 326x235 photo

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NASA's Orion spaceship has completed its maiden, unmanned voyage with a splashdown in the Pacific Ocean off Mexico. Drone video sighted the ship descending gently...

Ashton Carter defense secretary 326x235 photo

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Former Pentagon official Ashton Carter has been nominated by President Barack Obama as new defense secretary replacing Chuck Hagel who resigned last month. Ashton Carter...

Zhou Yongkang arrested 326x235 photo

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China’s ex-security chief Zhou Yongkang has been arrested and expelled from the Communist Party, state media reported. Zhou Yongkang is the most senior Chinese official...

Uhuru Kenyatta ICC charges 326x235 photo

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Charges of crimes against humanity against Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta have been withdrawn by prosecutors at the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague. Uhuru...

Bulgaria green cat 326x235 photo

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A mysterious green cat was spotted few days ago on the streets of the Bulgarian city of Varna. Now the mystery of the feline's emerald...

Aleksandar Antic ice falling 326x235 photo

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Serbian Energy Minister Aleksandar Antic was hit in the head by a large chunk of ice during a TV interview on December 4. The minister...

Nelson Mandela commemoration 2014 326x235 photo

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South Africa is marking one year since the death of Nelson Mandela with numerous events held across the country, including a wreath-laying ceremony and...

Phil Rudd phone threat 326x159 photo

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According to New Zealand prosecutors, the charges faced by former AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd relate to an alleged threat to kill a man and...
Eric Garner protests 326x159 photo

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Fresh protests have been held in New York and across the US for a second night over the death of Eric Garner, a black...

Kim Jong un’s younger sister Kim Yo jong 326x235 photo

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Kim Jong-un’s younger sister, Kim Yo-jong, has been referred to as senior party official for the first time in the North Korean state media. Kim...

Phillip Hughes dead 326x235 photo

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Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes has died aged 25, two days after being struck on the top of the neck by a ball during a...

virtual business 326x235 photo

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Hosting an effective meeting can be a costly venture. Between travel expenses, charges for printing and creating effective literature, the cost of refreshments, and...

Ana Mato Gurtel scandal 326x235 photo

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The Spanish health minister, Ana Mato, has resigned after a judge accused her of benefitting from illegal payments. The minister’s ex-husband, Jesus Sepulveda, was found...

Michael Browns parents Ferguson grand jury decision 326x235 photo

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Michael Brown’s family say they are "crushed" by the grand jury's decision not to charge Officer Darren Wilson. Michael Brown Sr. told NBC news his...

Andy Murray engaged to Kim Sears 326x235 photo

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Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has got engaged to his long-term girlfriend Kim Sears, his agent has confirmed. The 27-year-old tennis star and Kim Sears, 26,...

Tamir Rice shooting video 326x235 photo

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Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy shot by Cleveland police, was told to show his hands three times by officers before they opened fire, a...

Duck Dynasty Thanksgiving 20141 326x235 photo

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A special holiday episode of Duck Dynasty shows the Robertson family taking over the Thanksgiving special of a local TV show, Good Morning Arklamiss. Each...