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How might hyperloop change the UAE?

CNN Top Stories - August 17, 2018 - 5:11am
As competition for the first operational hyperloop heats up, CNN asks how the super-fast transport system could change lives in the UAE.
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St Ives police get Joanne Beaven's stolen wallet after 18 years

BBC World News - August 17, 2018 - 5:10am
Complete with driving licence and an Eric Cantona photo, it was posted through a police station door.
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More than 100 dead in Indian deluge

CNN Top Stories - August 17, 2018 - 5:05am
Flash floods and landslides have killed 109 people in Kerala since torrential monsoon rains first battered the south Indian state last week, authorities said Friday.
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Manafort jury returns for day two

CNN Top Stories - August 17, 2018 - 4:57am
The jury in the trial of former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort will return to court Friday morning for its second day of deliberations.
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North Ayrshire Council offers free sanitary products

BBC World News - August 17, 2018 - 4:56am
North Ayrshire Council makes tampons and sanitary towels available free of charge in all public buildings.
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China 'training for strikes' on US targets

BBC World News - August 17, 2018 - 4:54am
The Pentagon's annual report to Congress warns of Chinese military ambitions in the Pacific.
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Somerset lost gold ring found on carrot dug up for dinner

BBC World News - August 17, 2018 - 4:54am
The 40th birthday present was lost in a vegetable garden in Somerset 12 years ago.
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Why it's now cheaper than ever to fly across the Atlantic

CNN Top Stories - August 17, 2018 - 4:46am
Gone are the days when flying across the Atlantic would routinely cost a small fortune.
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Phelps: 'I didn't want to be alive'

CNN Top Stories - August 17, 2018 - 3:53am
It was in 2014, following a second drink driving charge and a six-month suspension from USA Swimming, that Michael Phelps started to talk.
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Why does alcohol give you the munchies?

CNN Top Stories - August 17, 2018 - 3:36am
If you're like many people, the more you drink, the more you eat.
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Elon Musk was 'not on weed' when tweeting about taking Tesla private

BBC World News - August 17, 2018 - 3:18am
The Tesla founder says it seemed like "better karma" to offer $420 to take the car maker private.
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Danny Cipriani: England should stick with fly-half, says Sale boss Steve Diamond

BBC World News - August 17, 2018 - 2:47am
England still need the rare talent of Danny Cipriani despite his court fine, says Sale boss Steve Diamond.
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India monsoon floods 'kill 164' in Kerala

BBC World News - August 17, 2018 - 2:11am
The flooding in the state of Kerala is the worst in a century, with more than 150 killed.
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CNN's rare view of contested South China Sea

CNN Top Stories - August 17, 2018 - 2:06am
High above one of the most hotly contested regions in the world, CNN's Ivan Watson was given a rare look at the Chinese government's rapidly expanding militarization of the South China Sea from a US reconnaissance plane.
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Killer of Serena's half-sister now free

BBC World News - August 17, 2018 - 1:57am
Serena Williams says she discovered her half-sister's killer had been released on parole just minutes before suffering the worst defeat of her career.
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Man indicted on 52 charges after 3 women's bodies found at his home

CNN Top Stories - August 17, 2018 - 1:20am
A Massachusetts man has been indicted on 52 charges and is accused of raping, kidnapping and killing three women, whose bodies were found in his home in May.
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University Challenge duo Monkman and Seagull get TV show

BBC World News - August 17, 2018 - 12:41am
The ex-University Challenge captains will tour the country on a hunt for hidden gems of British ingenuity.
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The Papers: Tributes to Queen of Soul and outrage over Cipriani

BBC World News - August 17, 2018 - 12:06am
Friday's newspapers are dominated by the death of the "queen of soul" Aretha Franklin and reaction to Danny Cipriani's court case.
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