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Atlanta Wendy's where Rayshard Brooks was killed has been demolished

CNN - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:47
The Atlanta Wendy's where Rayshard Brooks was fatally shot by a police officer last month was demolished Tuesday.
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Coronavirus: ‘Lego helped me get out of bed’

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:46
Charlotte Tyrer, 25, makes portraits of celebrities to keep herself busy during lockdown.
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How updating Dolly Parton's Jolene helped Raye find her voice

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:46
"I feel I've stumbled on a sound," says Raye, whose new single is a modern retelling of Jolene.
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Egypt desperate to revive coronavirus-hit tourism industry

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:44
The pandemic brought Egypt's tourism industry to a virtual halt, affecting millions of livelihoods.
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Every day, I watch Trump's psychodrama play out in my inbox

CNN - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:41
The news media are filled each day with reports about President Donald Trump and his ceaseless campaign -- his tweets, his speeches, his surrogates' comments, his legal battles. But under the roar of that turbulent news there flows a quieter, subterranean river that runs directly into millions of homes, including mine. This is his email stream.
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US election: Do postal ballots lead to voting fraud?

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:40
President Trump says postal ballots lead to widespread fraud - but what evidence is there?
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Toronto Blue Jays seeking exemption from Canadian officials to play home games

CNN - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:37
The Major League Baseball season is set to begin July 23, but the Toronto Blue Jays still aren't sure what city they'll be calling home.
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Fewer heart attacks seen by NHS amid coronavirus

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:37
Hospital admissions in England dropped by a third, suggesting thousands did not receive expert care.
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Coronavirus: Smokers quit in highest numbers in a decade

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:36
Action on Smoking and Health estimates one million people have stopped smoking in the UK since April.
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Fertility rate: 'Jaw-dropping' global crash in children being born

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:36
Nearly every country will see their populations fall as the world has fewer babies.
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Pentagon says US has withdrawn from 5 bases in Afghanistan as part of agreement with Taliban

CNN - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:34
The Pentagon announced Tuesday that the US has withdrawn from five bases in Afghanistan and reduced the size of its forces there as part of the agreement it entered into with the Taliban earlier this year.
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'Men didn't understand my medicated tampon business'

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:29
Valentina Milanova launched a tampon with built-in pain relief to take on the multinationals.
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OnlyFans: 'I started selling sexy photos online after losing my job'

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:26
The number of people signing up to sell adult content online has spiked during coronavirus.
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Coronavirus chaos: Inside South Africa's 'hospitals of horrors'

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:26
A BBC investigation exposes chronic failures in the health system in one of the poorest areas.
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Firms start price cuts as £4bn VAT boost begins

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:24
Starbucks and McDonald's are the latest firms to cut some prices, but not all businesses can afford to do so.
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Could US or UK ban TikTok?

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:06
With the short-video app already banned in India, Sophia Smith Galer looks at whether the UK or the US could be next.
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Analysis: US allies once seemed cowed by China. Now they're responding with rare coordination

CNN - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:05
Chinese President Xi Jinping surprised the world with a speech at Davos in 2017, defending free trade and joint action on climate change as then US president-elect Donald Trump argued for precisely the opposite. It might have been an overambitious pitch by Xi to position China as the world's next leader, but it also seemed a genuine sign that Beijing was committing to the international rules-based order. 
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David LaChapelle's London shopfront exhibition opens

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:02
The photographer's work returns to London on a massive scale.
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Pubs and hairdressers reopen in Scotland

BBC - Wed, 07/15/2020 - 00:01
The most significant easing so far of Scotland's lockdown begins, but it comes with a warning.
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