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Iowa Caucus: ‘We voted for Obama, then Trump’

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 0:09
related countries: United States United States
related places: Iowa

In 2016, Howard County in Iowa was the single largest pivot county in the country, voting for President Donald Trump after supporting Barack Obama in 2008 and 2012.
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Parasite: The real people living in Seoul's basement apartments

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 0:32
related countries: South Korea South Korea, North Korea North Korea
related places: Seoul

What's it like living in the semi-underground Seoul flats that feature in hit Korean film Parasite?
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Refugees in South Africa: 'Give us a place where we can be safe'

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 0:48
related countries: South Africa South Africa
related places: Cape Town

Refugees crammed into a church in the South African city of Cape Town are desperate to move.
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'I wasn't allowed to buy my burrito with cash'

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 3:53
related countries: United States United States

The US pioneered credit cards and online payments, but convincing people to go cashless is proving harder.
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Three women on life back in Poland after Brexit

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 7:37
related countries: Poland Poland, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Meet the professional women who chose to return to Poland after the UK voted to leave the EU.
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Koalas found dead on Australia logging plantation

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 9:13
related countries: Aruba Aruba, Australia Australia

Australian animal protection groups are attempting to rescue about 120 animals from the site.
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'Empathy' for independent Scotland joining the EU says Tusk

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 10:34
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

But the ex-European Council president warns an independent Scotland would not be automatically accepted.
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NFL: How tablets are speeding up American football

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 11:46
related countries: United States United States

Insiders say the tempo of games has become faster and there is more emphasis on player skill.
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Australian Open: Novak Djokovic beats Dominic Thiem to win 17th Grand Slam

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 12:48
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Novak Djokovic defends his Australian Open crown and wins a 17th Grand Slam by beating Dominic Thiem in a gripping five-set final.
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Coronavirus: First death outside China reported in Philippines

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 16:55
related countries: Philippines Philippines, China China

A 44-year-old Chinese man has died after travelling to the Philippines from the city of Wuhan.
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US election 2020: What are the Iowa caucuses and how do they work?

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 18:18
related countries: United States United States
related places: Iowa, White House

Americans are again deciding who will run for the White House. How does the process work?
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Burkina Faso: Gunmen kill 20 civilians in attack

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 20:28
related countries: Burkina Faso Burkina Faso

The attack took place in a village in north-western Burkina Faso late on Saturday.
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Iowa caucuses: Race to decide election candidates begins

Sunday 2nd of February 2020, 22:19
related countries: United States United States
related places: Iowa

The race to become the Democratic nominee for the US election starts with the Iowa caucuses.
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