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Year after deadly Sierra Leone mudslides, survivors struggle for food, housing

CNN Top Stories - August 16, 2018 - 11:42pm
One year after Sierra Leone suffered a devastating mudslide that wiped out entire communities in its capital, survivors say they are are struggling to afford meals and decent accommodation.
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Anti-Semitism is so bad in Britain that some Jews are planning to leave

CNN Top Stories - August 16, 2018 - 11:23pm
Mark Lewis, a famed libel and privacy lawyer, is leaving Britain. Worn down by years of anti-Semitic abuse and death threats, he has decided enough is enough.
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Trump's picking on wrong guy

CNN Top Stories - August 16, 2018 - 11:05pm
President Trump is picking on the wrong guy if he thinks the revocation of John Brennan's security clearances is going to intimidate or silence him. The man who is in many ways the architect of the war on militant jihadists is not going to be easily bullied.
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Police use Taser on 87-year-old woman cutting dandelions with a knife

CNN Top Stories - August 16, 2018 - 11:00pm
An 87-year-old grandmother using a knife to cut dandelions in the woods near her rural Georgia home last week was taken down by a police Taser and arrested, according a police report.
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Radio 1's Greg James on breakfast and battling Taylor Swift fans

BBC World News - August 16, 2018 - 10:17pm
The 32-year-old begins hosting the Radio 1 breakfast show from Monday.
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LA's bizarre new supermarket

CNN Top Stories - August 16, 2018 - 9:12pm
Smiling strawberries and furry cans of spam line the shelves of Lucy Sparrow's felt supermarket in Downtown Los Angeles.
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The week in 24 photos

CNN Top Stories - August 16, 2018 - 8:37pm
Take a look at 24 photos of the week from August 9 through August 16.
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Low-carb diets could shorten life, study suggests

BBC World News - August 16, 2018 - 8:28pm
Moderate carbohydrate consumption is best for health and longevity, researchers say.
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9 ski resorts to enjoy in summer

CNN Top Stories - August 16, 2018 - 7:37pm
Imagining a snow-filled wonderland in the blistering days of August is almost impossible.
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Are wasps a bigger problem this summer?

BBC World News - August 16, 2018 - 7:31pm
Search interest in the word "wasp" in the UK was the highest in five years between 5 and 11 August.
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Wareham crash father's devastation over killed son

BBC World News - August 16, 2018 - 7:01pm
Jaiden Mangan was killed crossing the road on the way to nursery the day before his fourth birthday.
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Why is Euston station closed for next three weekends?

BBC World News - August 16, 2018 - 6:58pm
Network Rail is urging people not to travel on the West Coast Main Line for the next three weekends.
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Just how many secret tapes does Omarosa actually have?

CNN Top Stories - August 16, 2018 - 6:54pm
On Thursday afternoon, with the furor over Omarosa Manigault Newman's tell-all memoir of her year in the White House slightly fading, reality TV's favorite villain struck again.
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Has #MeToo divided women?

BBC World News - August 16, 2018 - 6:43pm
The global movement has created an unprecedented wave of activism, but has it also caused division?
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Reality Check: Why is President Trump creating a space force?

BBC World News - August 16, 2018 - 6:40pm
The US says the space environment has become "crowded and adversarial".
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Quiz: What was Aretha's time capsule song?

BBC World News - August 16, 2018 - 6:31pm
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world over the past seven days?
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Celebrity Big Brother 2018: Who's in the house?

BBC World News - August 16, 2018 - 6:25pm
Get to know who's who in this year's edition of Celebrity Big Brother.
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