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Love Island breast enlargement ad banned

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 6:00pm
A TV ad showing young women with breast implants feeling "amazing" is banned by advertising watchdog.
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Trump threatens to cut aid to Honduras over migrants

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 5:52pm
A group of at least 1,500 migrants is currently in Guatemala, heading north toward the US border.
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Saudi Arabia's money in US politics

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 5:26pm
CNN's Jake Taper highlights Saudi Arabia's long-standing financial influence in US politics.
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This house withstood a historic hurricane

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 5:16pm
Russell King and Dr. Lebron Lackey, the homeowners of one of the few houses left standing in Mexico Beach, Florida, following Hurricane Michael, say when they built their home they kept asking themselves what would survive "The Big One."
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Netflix adds more subscribers than thought

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:53pm
The firm added nearly seven million subscribers in the quarter against a forecast of five million.
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Gazing monkeys image wins top wildlife photo award

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:52pm
Two snub-nosed monkeys sitting on a stone is the top shot at Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2018.
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Republic of Ireland 0-1 Wales: Harry Wilson free-kick wins Nations League tie

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:51pm
A depleted Wales beat the Republic of Ireland as Harry Wilson's beautiful free-kick illuminates an otherwise drab Nations League match in Dublin.
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Mary Bono: USA Gymnastics boss quits after Simone Biles & Aly Raisman criticism

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:48pm
The interim boss of USA Gymnastics resigns after her appointment was criticised by Olympic champions Simone Biles and Aly Raisman.
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West Ham suspend coach who attended 'Football Lads' march

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:43pm
Premier League club West Ham suspend a coach after he attended a march by a group that has been criticised by anti-racism campaigners.
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Kidman: Marriage to Cruise protected me

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 4:42pm
Nicole Kidman married Tom Cruise for love, but ended up getting shielded from sexual harassment as well.
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For women, Hillary is a bigger disappointment than Trump

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 4:39pm
Since the explosion of #MeToo in October 2017, many of us have become jaded to the stock responses we can often expect from certain figures to stories of sexual harassment and abuse. At a rally in Pennsylvania last week, for example, President Trump once again mocked the movement, claiming he "wasn't allowed" to use certain expressions anymore, and laughing when a member of the crowd urged him to "do it anyway." It is galling in another way, however, to hear #MeToo undermined from an unexpected quarter -- as it was a few days ago by Trump's 2016 opponent, Hillary Clinton.
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Trump threatens to cut off aid to Honduras if new migrant caravan reaches US

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 4:35pm
A new migrant caravan is heading to the United States. And US President Donald Trump has already weighed in, threatening to cut foreign aid to Honduras if the group isn't brought back to the Central American country.
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Netflix just keeps on growing

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 4:31pm
Netflix added nearly 7 million new subscribers in its most recent quarter, about 2 million more than the streaming company expected.
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Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi crown prince 'denies knowledge' of missing critic

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:21pm
His reported comments come as Turkish sources say they have more evidence the journalist was killed.
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Flooded Texas river crushes bridge

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 4:20pm
Heavy rain caused a central Texas river to rise to a near-record level in about a day, leading to a bridge collapse, flooded homes and evacuations. CNN affiliate KEYE caught the bridge collapse on camera.
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Virgin Australia to offer meditation for worried passengers

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 4:12pm
Take a deep breath at 23,000 feet, and breath out turbulence.
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Woman jailed for 'frenzied' murder bid on train

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 4:10pm
Lisa Savage attacked her friend on a train and left her needing 87 stitches.
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Cage fighter, Miss America... Who says politicians are boring?

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 3:57pm
A cage fighter, female fighter pilot and Miss America. Who says politicians are boring?
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Hurricane Michael death toll rises again

CNN Top Stories - October 16, 2018 - 3:56pm
Florida officials announced Tuesday that Hurricane Michael has killed 16 people in the state.
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Man Booker Prize: Anna Burns becomes first winner from Northern Ireland

BBC World News - October 16, 2018 - 3:50pm
Anna Burns, the writer of Milkman, is the first author from Northern Ireland to win the prize.
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