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News Daily: Trump's health test results, and NHS nurse concerns

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 1:29am
Your morning briefing for 17 January 2018.
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Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed again

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 1:22am
Hong Kong's most famous pro-democracy activist is heading back to prison.
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Health service 'haemorrhaging' nurses, figures reveal

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 12:59am
More than one in 10 leave the NHS in England every year, enough to staff more than 20 hospitals.
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Concerns over 'premature' plan to repatriate Rohingya refugees

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 12:59am
Concerns are mounting over a joint plan from Myanmar and Bangladesh to repatriate hundreds of thousands of ethnic Rohingya who fled violence in Myanmar's western Rakhine State last year.
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Nurses: The way the profession is changing

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 12:33am
From nurses who operate on their patients to those who run general practices, nursing is changing.
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Father-of-two deported after 30 years in US

BBC World News - January 17, 2018 - 12:14am
Jorge Garcia was brought illegally to the US aged 10.
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US, Japan say pressure on North Korea shouldn't be cut as negotiators hash out Olympic plan

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 12:12am
South Korea pressed ahead with talks to include its northern neighbor in next month's Winter Olympics Wednesday, but Seoul's allies are voicing concern Pyongyang may be using the talks to buy time to pursue its weapons program.
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Lawmakers grill Bannon as he's subpoenaed in Russia probe

CNN Top Stories - January 17, 2018 - 12:08am
President Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon faced angry lawmakers from both parties during a contentious interview that stretched more than 10 hours on Tuesday, as he was hit with subpoenas on multiple fronts and was accused by a top Democrat of agreeing to a White House "gag order."
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Japan: North Korea 'buying time'

CNN Top Stories - January 16, 2018 - 11:42pm
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Australian Open 2018: Kyle Edmund beats Denis Istomin to reach third round

BBC World News - January 16, 2018 - 11:36pm
Kyle Edmund reaches the third round of the Australian Open for the first time with a comprehensive win over Denis Istomin.
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Joshua Wong receives second jail term over 2014 protests

BBC World News - January 16, 2018 - 11:14pm
Joshua Wong, a leader of the protests, was found guilty of obstructing clearances of barricades.
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Tillerson won't say whether Trump and Kim have spoken

CNN Top Stories - January 16, 2018 - 10:54pm
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson declined an opportunity to clarify whether President Donald Trump has spoken with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, after the President alluded to possible communications in an interview last week with The Wall Street Journal.
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World's tallest tower under way

CNN Top Stories - January 16, 2018 - 10:42pm
These are the images that show what will soon be known as the world's next tallest building rising from the desert. When the 3,280-feet-tall (1,000-meter-tall) Jeddah Tower, in Saudi Arabia, opens in 2020, it will knock Dubai's iconic Burj Khalifa off its throne as the tallest skyscraper in the world by 236 feet (72 meters). Construction of the landmark is estimated to cost $1.4 billion.
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Why women hesitate to report sexual misconduct

CNN Top Stories - January 16, 2018 - 10:40pm
The news has been filled with stories of prominent men accused of sexual misconduct -- many of the alleged misdeeds going back decades.
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Most new cars must be electric by 2030, ministers told

BBC World News - January 16, 2018 - 10:05pm
Three-fifths of new cars must be electric by 2030 to meet climate change targets, ministers are told.
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Bayeux Tapestry to be displayed in UK for the first time

BBC World News - January 16, 2018 - 10:02pm
President Macron is understood to have agreed to let it leave France for first time in 950 years.
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Can this bike project bring tourists back to Fukushima?

CNN Top Stories - January 16, 2018 - 9:58pm
It's been over six years since the northeast coast of Japan's Honshu island was hit by a devastating earthquake, leading to a deadly tsunami and nuclear disaster.
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Jessica Falkholt: Home and Away actress has died, hospital says

BBC World News - January 16, 2018 - 9:32pm
Jessica Falkholt was injured in a Christmas crash which killed her parents, sister and another driver.
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Australian Open 2018: Marta Kostyuk, 15, reaches third round in Melbourne

BBC World News - January 16, 2018 - 9:28pm
Marta Kostyuk becomes the youngest player to reach the third round of a Grand Slam since 1997 as the 15-year-old beats Olivia Rogowska.
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