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North Korea crisis: South to continue talks with 'clear eyes'

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 8:16pm
This comes amid warnings Pyongyang might be playing for time to continue its nuclear arms activity.
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Beauty queen's message to racist critics

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 8:10pm
The new Miss Belgium, crowned just four days ago, has already faced racist abuse on social media.
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Tillerson: US military not leaving Syria

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 7:53pm
The United States must remain both diplomatically and militarily engaged in Syria to protect its own national security interests, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday.
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'My captors took everything, my job gives me a future'

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 7:44pm
There are 13,000 modern slavery victims in the UK, the BBC's Nina Warhurst meets one man who managed to escape.
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Are the days of loyalty cards numbered after Tesco's change?

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 7:26pm
Tesco's decision to alter its Clubcard scheme may be a sign of more change ahead, experts predict.
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Cigarettes and pot linked to teen psychosis

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 7:15pm
For teens, using either marijuana or cigarettes is associated with higher odds of psychotic-like experiences, a new study published Wednesday in the journal JAMA Psychiatry found. Psychosis describes the mental condition of losing touch with reality, such as experiencing hallucinations or delusions.
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Taxpayers owe private firms £199bn for PFI deals

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 7:13pm
The public will be repaying Private Finance Initiative deals into the 2040s, a watchdog says.
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What now for UK-France security relations?

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 7:06pm
Before the annual UK-France summit, the BBC's security correspondent assesses co-operation on key areas in the run-up to Brexit.
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UK pledges extra £44m for Channel border security

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 7:06pm
The money will be spent on fencing, CCTV and infrared detection technology, the UK government will say later.
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Chelsea VAR controversy: Referee should have been told to watch video - Antonio Conte

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 7:03pm
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says the VAR system let his team down after Willian’s penalty appeal was rejected during the FA Cup win over Norwich.
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Newspaper headlines: 'Le stitch-up' at Calais and PFI deals criticised

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 6:36pm
Thursday's front pages focus on a deal over the policing of the Port of Calais and "wasteful" PFI projects .
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Murdoch injured back in sailing accident

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 6:32pm
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Report: Bannon had 'slip-up' during hearing

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 6:24pm
Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon refused to tell the House Intelligence Committee on Tuesday about his time at the White House, with the exception of one major "slip-up," the website Axios reported.
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Apple to add 20,000 jobs in US

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 6:14pm
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Chelsea 1-1 Norwich City (5-3 pens)

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 6:09pm
Chelsea beat Norwich 5-3 on penalties in the FA Cup third-round replay as English football has its first video refereeing controversy.
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Let's be honest about Aziz Ansari

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 6:07pm
This week, an anonymous accuser's account of regretting what appears to be consensual oral sex with actor and comedian Aziz Ansari exploded into the media, with the words "sexual misconduct" splashed across television news, the internet and newspapers.
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John Kelly: Some of Trump's wall promises 'not fully informed'

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 5:47pm
White House chief of staff John Kelly, in talking about the wall and immigration, told Democratic lawmakers Wednesday that some of President Donald Trump's positions as a candidate were uninformed, sources told CNN.
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'Do not travel' warning as snow storm hits

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 5:45pm
A fresh band of persistent heavy snow is set to sweep across parts of the country for a third day.
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FA Cup 2018: VAR system a shambles - Shearer

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 5:37pm
Match of the Day pundit Alan Shearer calls the VAR system a "shambles" after the booking of Chelsea's Willian for a dive against Norwich is not overturned.
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Facebook selfie leads to killer

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 5:33pm
Police discovered the weapon used to murder a Canadian teen in a photo she took with her friend.
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