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Hidden Figures: Nasa renames street after black female mathematicians

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 0:40
related countries: United States United States
related places: Oscar

Hidden Figures Way is named after the African-American women featured in the Oscar-nominated film.
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Trump would 'take' foreign information on rival in 2020 election

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 4:31
related countries: United States United States

The US president dismissed concerns that it would amount to electoral interference.
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Mexican government accuses Carolina Herrera of cultural appropriation

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 5:23
related countries: Mexico Mexico

The country's culture minister wrote a letter to Carolina Herrera demanding an explanation.
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New Ebola outbreak in DR Congo is 'truly frightening', says Wellcome Trust director

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 6:47
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

The head of a major medical charity says the spread of Ebola in DR Congo shows no signs of stopping.
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Background you need on the Hong Kong protests

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 9:32
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

There's a lot of important context that explains why people in Hong Kong are taking to the streets.
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Russian poker star Lilya Novikova electrocuted in bath at home

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 9:54
related countries: Russia Russia

Lilya Novikova, 26, had an international standing among online poker players.
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German soldiers hailed for blocking runaway truck on autobahn

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 10:00
related countries: Germany Germany

When the driver fell unconscious, the German soldiers brought his lorry to a halt by themselves.
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Sri Lanka attacks: India arrests man 'linked to Easter Sunday bomber'

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 10:07
related countries: India India

He is the allegedly leader of an Islamic State militant cell, federal investigators said.
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Thursday 13th of June 2019, 10:11
related countries: Germany Germany

Billions of male chicks are killed every year because they are of no use to the poultry and egg trade.
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'Silenced' children of priests to share stories with French bishops

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 10:43
related countries: France France
related places: Paris

Children of Catholic priests are meeting bishops in Paris to share their experiences for the first time.
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Chinese tombs yield earliest evidence of cannabis use

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 12:17
related countries: China China

Researchers uncover the earliest known evidence of cannabis use, from tombs in western China.
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Donald Trump: US President in 'Prince of Whales' Twitter error

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 14:02
related countries: United States United States

Donald Trump says he speaks with "foreign governments" every day, including the "Prince of Whales".
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How strangers mobilised against Hong Kong police

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 14:27
related countries: Hong Kong Hong Kong

The demonstrators have said they had not planned their movements in advance.
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Amazon sued over Alexa child recordings in US

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 14:30
related countries: United States United States

Two complaints claim the firm lacks the required consent to build and store youngsters' voice profiles.
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Father Augustus Tolton: Slave turned priest is recognised by Vatican

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 16:54
related countries: Italy Italy
related places: Rome

Father Augustus Tolton was born into slavery in Missouri, but travelled to Rome to become a priest.
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Ebola outbreak: Grandmother dies in Uganda

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 17:41
related countries: Uganda Uganda, Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo

She and her grandson are the first in the country to die since an outbreak in neighbouring DR Congo.
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Gulf of Oman tanker 'attacks': Crews rescued amid rising tensions

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 18:02
related countries: Oman Oman, United Kingdom United Kingdom

The blasts on two oil tankers come a month after four vessels were attacked with mines off the UAE.
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US blames Iran for attacks on oil tankers

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 18:27
related countries: Iran Iran, Oman Oman, United States United States

US Secretary of State Pompeo blames Iran for "blatant assault" on oil tankers in Gulf of Oman earlier on Thursday
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Hazard tells Real he's 'not a Galactico'

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 20:35
related countries: Spain Spain
related places: Real

Eden Hazard says he is "not a Galactico, but I'll try to be" as he was officially presented as a Real Madrid player in front of a reported 50,000 fans at the Bernabeu.
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Sudan crisis: Ousted President Bashir charged with corruption

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 21:20
related countries: Sudan Sudan, United States United States
related places: Bashir

The charges come as the military admits mistakes as pro-democracy protesters were forcibly dispersed.
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Ghazni's ancient tower collapses in Afghanistan

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 21:26
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Ghazni

A video uploaded to social media showed the tower in Ghazni crumbling.
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Iran, the US and the Gulf: What now?

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 22:06
related countries: Oman Oman, United States United States
related places: Gulf

Could the US respond militarily to what it sees as "unprovoked attacks" on tankers in the Gulf of Oman?
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#OneFairWage: Is it wrong to pay tipped staff less than others?

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 22:34
related countries: United States United States

Some US workers can be paid just $2.13 an hour by their bosses, but raising the rate is controversial.
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Was Kim Jong-un's murdered half-brother a CIA mole?

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 22:53
related countries: North Korea North Korea

A new book makes the intriguing claim about the North Korean leader's slain relative.
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Swiss women strike for more money, time and respect

Thursday 13th of June 2019, 23:22
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland

Women are protesting against the slow pace of change, calling for "more money, time and respect".
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