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Trump tells troops: 'We're really winning'

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 16:11:21 +0000

Donald Trump has told members of the US military positioned across the globe that they are winning big under his presidency.(image)

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Burma, Bangladesh sign deal to return Rohingya refugees

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 16:05:31 +0000

Burma and Bangladesh have signed an agreement covering the return of Rohingya Muslims who fled across their mutual border to escape violence in Burma's Rakhine state.(image)

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Scientists find ‘no evidence of arthritis’ in Dolly the Sheep

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:20:42 +0000

Dolly was believed to have had early-onset osteoarthritis on the left knee.(image)

How cooking with oil could help with global warming

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 15:21:41 +0000

Preliminary research shows chemicals released in cooking may help form cooling clouds in the atmosphere.(image)

Woman accused of lying to get €11,000 after Grenfell Tower fire appears in court

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 14:03:59 +0000

A woman who allegedly falsely claimed she was a Grenfell Tower fire survivor whose husband had died in the disaster has appeared in court.(image)

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Here’s what happened when AI drones raced against a world-class human pilot

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:58:01 +0000

Can you guess who won?(image)

Facebook will introduce tool to help users identify pages created by Russian propaganda groups

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:05:07 +0000

Facebook is creating a new tool that will help users find out if they have interacted with social media pages created by Russian groups as propaganda.(image)

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Donald Trump hails his own record as US president in Thanksgiving tweet

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:51:26 +0000

US President Donald Trump has used a Thanksgiving Day message to the nation to boast about all he has achieved during his time in the White House.(image)

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Using low-cost, energy-saving LEDs might be doing more harm than good

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:22:37 +0000

Scientists say they are contributing to an increase in light pollution.(image)

UN envoy: Sexual attacks against Rohingya Muslims may amount to war crimes

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:26:43 +0000

Widespread atrocities against Rohingya Muslim women and girls have been orchestrated and perpetrated by Burma’s military and may amount to war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide, the UN envoy on sexual violence in conflict has said.(image)

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