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Airbnb removes Israeli West Bank settlement listings
Airbnb removes Israeli West Bank settlement listings

November 20, 2018

Airbnb says it will remove from its listings all homes in Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank.

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Chicago hospital shooting: Doctor, pharmacist and policeman killed
Chicago hospital shooting: Doctor, pharmacist and policeman killed

November 20, 2018

A doctor, a newly graduated pharmacist and a police officer were killed after a gunman opened fire at a hospital in Chicago, police say...

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Ivanka Trump used personal email for White House business
Ivanka Trump used personal email for White House business

November 20, 2018

Ivanka Trump used a personal email account to send hundreds of messages discussing official White House business last year, officials confirm.

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Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide
Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of Cambodia genocide

November 16, 2018

For the first time, two leaders of Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia have been convicted of genocide...

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Brexit: Gove Fox back May as PM seeks to quell Tory revolt

November 16, 2018

Leading Brexiteers in the cabinet have rallied behind Theresa May amid attempts to unseat her by Tory MPs...

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Pound and UK shares hit by Brexit turmoil
Pound and UK shares hit by Brexit turmoil

November 16, 2018

The pound and shares in housebuilders and banks have fallen sharply after cabinet ministers Dominic Raab and Esther McVey quit over Prime Minister Theresa May's draft Brexit deal...

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Lion Air crash: Boeing sued by victim's family over aircraft design
Lion Air crash: Boeing sued by victim's family over aircraft design

November 16, 2018

The family of a passenger killed when a Lion Air flight crashed into the sea near Indonesia are suing Boeing over an alleged fault with the jet's design.

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White House aide Mira Ricardel removed after Melania Trump row
White House aide Mira Ricardel removed after Melania Trump row

November 15, 2018

White House Deputy National Security Adviser Mira Ricardel has left her post, following a high-profile row with US First Lady Melania Trump.

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Amazon names locations for new US HQs
Amazon names locations for new US HQs

November 14, 2018

Amazon plans to build major new campuses in New York City and next to the Pentagon near Washington DC, and expand its operations in Nashville...

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Melania calls for national security aide Mira Ricardel's firing
Melania calls for national security aide Mira Ricardel's firing

November 14, 2018

US First Lady Melania Trump has called for a top national security aide to President Donald Trump to be fired.

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UK significantly closer to delivering Brexit, says May
UK significantly closer to delivering Brexit, says May

November 14, 2018

The UK is "significantly closer" to delivering on the result of the Brexit vote, Theresa May has told MPs.

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Stan Lee: Marvel Comics co-creator dies aged 95
Stan Lee: Marvel Comics co-creator dies aged 95

November 12, 2018

American writer and Marvel Comics co-creator Stan Lee has died at the age of 95...

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Chines headmaster fired over secret coin mining at school
Chines headmaster fired over secret coin mining at school

November 12, 2018

A Chinese headmaster has been fired after a secret stack of crypto-currency mining machines was found connected to his school's electricity supply...

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California wildfires: Death reaches grim milestone
California wildfires: Death reaches grim milestone

November 12, 2018

The death toll in wildfires sweeping California has risen to 31, with more than 200 people still missing, officials have said...

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'Remarkable' decline in fertility rates
'Remarkable' decline in fertility rates

November 09, 2018

There has been a remarkable global decline in the number of children women are having, say researchers...

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US proposes rule banning asylum for illegal migrants
US proposes rule banning asylum for illegal migrants

November 09, 2018

Migrants who cross the southern US border illegally will no longer be eligible for asylum under a new rule, the Trump administration has said.

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Floyd Mayweather: Retired boxer denies agreeing deal to face kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa
Floyd Mayweather: Retired boxer denies agreeing deal to face kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa

November 08, 2018

Floyd Mayweather says he has not agreed to face Tenshin Nasukawa in an official bout and had "never heard" of the Japanese kickboxer until this week.

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Toxic smog returns to Delhi after Diwali
Toxic smog returns to Delhi after Diwali

November 08, 2018

Air pollution in the Indian capital has risen to hazardous levels after firecrackers were set off to celebrate Diwali despite a court ban.

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White House suspends credentials for CNN's Jim Acosta

November 08, 2018

The White House has suspended the credentials of CNN's chief White House correspondent hours after a testy exchange with President Donald Trump...

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Trump fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions
Trump fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions

November 08, 2018

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been fired by President Donald Trump...

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