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1.2 billion people closer to free trade deal

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 9:17am
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) has been signed by 44 African countries at a summit of the African Union in Kigali, Rwanda.
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Pacific garbage patch 'growing rapidly'

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 9:12am
It is estimated some 80,000 tonnes of plastic is circulating in a patch between Hawaii and California.
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Manchester United striker to leave Old Trafford club

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 9:12am
Veteran striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic is set to leave Manchester United before the end of his contract.
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Kingsnorth Power station chimney reduced to rubble

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 9:08am
One of the most prominent landmarks in Kent has been reduced to rubble in a controlled explosion.
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Football chiefs urged to investigate alleged historical racial abuse of players

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 9:07am
Football chiefs are being urged to investigate the full scale of alleged historical racial abuse of players.
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China Cup: China 0-6 Wales - highlights

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 9:01am
Watch highlights as Gareth Bale scores a hat-trick to become Wales's record goalscorer, during their convincing 6-0 win over China in the China Cup.
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France braces for nationwide strikes over Macron's reform drive

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 8:58am
French President Emmanuel Macron was facing a major test of his sweeping reform agenda with a series of strikes across the transport and public sectors on Thursday.
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Hundreds of rebels evacuate Syrian enclave

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 8:56am
Hundreds of rebel fighters began leaving the Syrian enclave of Eastern Ghouta on Thursday, forced out after weeks of heavy aerial bombardment that has caused more than 1,500 deaths.
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Trump to hit China with tariffs, heightening concerns of global trade war

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 8:46am
President Donald Trump is preparing the next salvo in his widening war on Chinese trade abuses, this time taking aim at China's alleged theft of US intellectual property.
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Lionel Messi and Sergio Aguero surprise Manchester City academy players

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 8:36am
Sergio Aguero brings Argentina team-mate Lionel Messi to Manchester City's under-7s training session, and the kids look stunned.
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Facebook data: What the social media giant knows about you

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 8:35am
Downloading your Facebook data is dead easy - and very revealing, as Newsbeat's De'Graft Mensah found out.
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5 trends at the world's biggest watch fair

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 8:30am
With nearly 700 exhibitors and more than 100,000 visitors, Baselworld is by far the world's largest offline platform for introducing new timepieces. Over the next six days, the Swiss city of Basel will play host some to some of the watch industry's most famous brands.
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Duchess carries out last duties before maternity leave

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 8:18am
Catherine is joined by William in celebrating the Commonwealth as part of her final royal engagements.
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Student size and weight only matters at this school

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 8:13am
On the outskirts of Argentina's sprawling capital Buenos Aires there is a school providing an unlikely opportunity for teenagers from all over the country.
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Bank vote hints at interest rate rise in May

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 7:58am
UK rates remain unchanged at 0.5% but two Bank of England policymakers vote in favour of an increase.
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Cops shoot man holding cell phone in backyard

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 7:57am
Sacramento police officers shot and killed a black man in his grandmother's backyard because they believed he was pointing a gun at them, police said.
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Syria war: First rebels leave defeated Eastern Ghouta town

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 7:46am
The Ahrar al-Sham rebel faction agreed an evacuation deal with troops besieging the Eastern Ghouta.
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Harry Wilson curls in stunning fourth goal for Wales in China

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 7:46am
Harry Wilson caps a great first half for Wales with a stunning fourth goal to send them into the break 4-0 up against China in the Guangxi Stadium
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Rising Japan star sweeps aside idol Serena

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 7:23am
Naomi Osaka is in the form of her life.
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