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Russia slams UK's Johnson for comparing Putin with Hitler

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 7:22am
The Kremlin criticized UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson on Thursday for drawing a comparison between Russia's promotion of its hosting of the 2018 soccer World Cup and Adolf Hitler's use of the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
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What Trump's 'Crazy Joe Biden' tweet tells us

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 7:16am
On Thursday morning at 6:19 a.m. ET, the President of the United States tweeted this: "Crazy Joe Biden is trying to act like a tough guy. Actually, he is weak, both mentally and physically, and yet he threatens me, for the second time, with physical assault. He doesn't know me, but he would go down fast and hard, crying all the way. Don't threaten people Joe!"
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World's best airports for 2018 named by Skytrax

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 7:15am
If you're flying across the planet in the next 12 months, you might want to think about routing that trip through one of Asia's top airports.
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Airline worker busted with 9 pounds of cocaine taped to legs

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 7:10am
A crew member of Fly Jamaica Airways has been arrested for attempting to smuggle cocaine into the United States, according to a statement by the US Customs and Border Protection.
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Australian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton & Sebastian Vettel play down race for fifth title

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 6:55am
Four-time world champions Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel are each bidding for a fifth in 2018, but both insist improvement is their main aim.
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Was F1 right to scrap 'grid girls'?

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 6:55am
For 25-year-old Melissa James, becoming a Formula One "grid girl" was the pinnacle of her career. James grew up watching motorsports, so working at the world-class race was a dream come true.
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Elaborate lies caught on film

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 6:53am
The six characters captured in documentary photographer Max Pinckers' new book make up some of the most controversial people in U.S. news, best known for bending the boundary between reality and fantasy.
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Facebook warned 'enough is enough' by advertisers

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 6:50am
Trade body ISBA is meeting with the embattled social networking firm following a data breach.
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More pupils take term-time holidays, data shows

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 6:46am
But the proportion of parents being fined for taking children out of lessons without permission falls.
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Trump: Biden 'would go down fast and hard' in a fight

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 6:46am
President Donald Trump is striking back at former Vice President Joe Biden for suggesting he would "beat the hell out of" Trump if they were in high school.
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Beautiful reasons to visit Greece

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 6:42am
Many destinations rely on a couple of well-worn beauty spots carry their images as a vacation hotspot.
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Man Utd wants professional women's team

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 6:08am
Criticized for being out of step in only running senior men's football teams, leading English club Manchester United have moved a step closer to forming a professional women's side.
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Van Gogh's love affair with Japan changed art history

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 6:01am
Vincent van Gogh is often called the most beloved artist of all time, his work influencing authors, filmmakers, designers and countless other artists who succeeded him. Now, a major exhibition is exploring the Japanese art and ideas that inspired the master himself.
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Nicolas Sarkozy: French ex-president says funding probe is 'hell'

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 5:52am
The ex-president is being probed over claims he received illegal campaign funds from Libya's Gaddafi.
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England 58 all out: Trevor Bayliss says players like 'deer in headlights'

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 5:29am
Head coach Trevor Bayliss says England's players were like "deer in headlights" as they were bowled out for 58 by New Zealand.
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Uber self-driving crash: Footage shows moment before impact

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 5:23am
Police release footage of the moments leading up to a crash involving a self-driving car in Arizona.
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Meet SoFi - the soft robot fish developed by MIT

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 5:18am
Scientists hope a robotic fish will guide aquatic life and help clean up pollution in the ocean.
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Cut calories by 15% to stay young, study says

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 5:03am
Maybe there's no need for a fountain of youth after all. New research suggests that cutting calories by 15% for two years can slow the metabolic process that leads to aging and protect against age-related diseases.
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Police not fooled by 'plonker's' Del Boy driving licence

BBC World News - March 22, 2018 - 4:50am
Officers seized the car and reported the driver to court for having no insurance.
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Ex-French President: 'I am accused without physical evidence'

CNN Top Stories - March 22, 2018 - 4:49am
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy says there is no evidence to support allegations he illegally accepted money from Libya to finance his 2007 election campaign.
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