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Newspaper headlines: EU solidarity over Russia and blue passport furore

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 7:13pm
The Times reports that five EU countries are prepared to expel Russian diplomats.
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Ex-Playboy model tells CNN Trump tried to pay her after sex

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 7:12pm
Donald Trump once tried to offer Karen McDougal money after they had been intimate, the former Playboy model told Anderson Cooper Thursday in an exclusive interview on CNN.
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Rise in cancers 'caused by weight'

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 7:06pm
Excess weight now causes 6.3% of all cancer cases - up from 5.5% in 2011, a study suggests.
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Call for longer Heathrow night flight ban

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 7:02pm
Plans for a third runway should be improved, MPs say, but not before safeguarding issues are addressed.
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Bannon: I don't remember purchasing Facebook data at Cambridge Analytica

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 6:43pm
Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon said Thursday that he "doesn't remember" purchasing personal information from Facebook while working for the data firm Cambridge Analytica.
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High-profile exits since Trump took office

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 6:17pm
President Trump's personal lawyer, the secretary of state, FBI director, and four communications directors have been among the high-profile exits.
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Why this mass shooting is different - the evidence

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 6:13pm
The paradigm of the US gun control debate gradually fizzling out after mass shootings has changed.
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David Rothkopf: Bolton's mustache more qualified to be US national security adviser

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 5:59pm
News outlets have reported that President Donald Trump has decided to replace his national security adviser, H.R. McMaster. Trump was supposedly waiting to announce the decision until he could find a good next posting for McMaster, who remains an active-duty Army general.
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The White House revolving door: Who's gone?

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 5:43pm
National Security Advisor HR McMaster is the latest in a long line of senior officials to exit.
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This asteroid could hit Earth. What's NASA planning to do about it?

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 5:07pm
Whether or not the asteroid Bennu hits earth on September 22, 2135, it's only a matter of time before a damaging celestial object slams into earth with disastrous consequences, writes Don Lincoln. It's best to take precautions
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Alice Han: The pandemic that threatens women globally

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 4:54pm
Just like a disease, violence against women and girls affects the well being of its victims, writes Alice Han
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Toys R Us founder Charles Lazarus dies at 94 as his company folds

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 4:44pm
The firm Charles Lazarus founded in 1948 said last week it was game over for its US and UK stores.
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Sex doll 'brothel': Xdolls escapes Paris council censure

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 3:55pm
The business, which charges €89 for an hour with a silicone sex doll, was accused of demeaning women.
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Saudi crown prince bragged Kushner was 'in his pocket': report

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 3:49pm
Jared Kushner, tasked by his boss and father-in-law, President Donald Trump, with mediating Middle East peace early in the administration, has so far staked a bulk of those efforts on the ascendant Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman.
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The Austin bombings weren't labeled 'terrorism.' Here's why

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 3:20pm
A man terrifies a city for weeks, detonating explosive devices that kill two people. Then, when cornered by police, he blows himself up with one of his bombs. The acts of a terrorist in some Middle Eastern nation? No, the acts of a "very challenged young man" in Texas.
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Officers sorry for selfie at murder scene

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 3:19pm
Two officers take a selfie at a murder scene in east London and post it on social media.
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Lone schoolgirl left with Boko Haram 'will not be abandoned'

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 3:04pm
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to free the only Dapchi schoolgirl believed to still be in Boko Haram captivity.
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