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Elon Musk opens 'SNL' by telling his mother that he's gifting her dogecoin for Mother's Day

CNN - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 05:52
Live from New York, it's Elon Musk. And his mother too.
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Dogecoin tumbles after Elon Musk jokes about it

CNN - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 05:35
Investors bet right: Elon Musk mentioned dogecoin on "Saturday Night Live" during his opening monologue. Well, actually, his mom did.
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China rocket debris 'disintegrates over Indian Ocean' - Chinese media

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 05:25
Much of the rocket was destroyed as it fell, but some debris landed west of the Maldives, China says.
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Prince Michael of Kent accused of selling Kremlin access

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 05:17
The Queen's cousin denies he has close ties to Vladimir Putin after an undercover investigation.
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Analysis: With Cheney's impending ouster, the GOP chooses Trump over principle

CNN - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 05:01
Former President Donald Trump promised to exact his revenge on Republicans who refused to go along with his election lies or turn a blind eye to his role in the January 6 insurrection. This week, Americans are likely to watch his first political casualty fall as the House GOP is poised to oust Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney from her No. 3 leadership post and replace her with Rep. Elise Stefanik.
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The rocket, which was about 108 feet tall and weighed nearly 40,000 pounds, was mostly 'destroyed' on reentry, China's space agency says

CNN - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 04:51
An out-of-control Chinese rocket plunged out of orbit Saturday night ET and reentered Earth's atmosphere, according to China's space agency.
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Neanderthal remains unearthed in Italian cave

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 03:20
Researchers believe the nine unlucky individuals may have been hunted and killed by hyenas.
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Opinion: The Earth's atmosphere is becoming a landfill for the space industry

CNN - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 02:42
More than 3 million years ago, members of an unknown hominin species sat on a river bank at the site of Lomekwi, in what is now Kenya, and made a set of stone tools for their daily tasks. Only a trained eye can distinguish the detritus they left behind from naturally broken rocks. In the intervening millennia, human trash has grown in complexity and quantity, introducing novel materials like plastics and metal alloys. What humans discard is fodder for archaeologists, but it's also an environmental problem that is becoming interplanetary.
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The Chinese policy that makes Uyghurs feel like hostages in their own homes

CNN - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 02:39
A woman raises a toast in a photo that appears to show four friends enjoying dinner together. The reality couldn't be more different.
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NYPD: Two women and a 4-year-old girl wounded in Times Square shooting

CNN - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 02:29
Two women and a 4-year-old girl, believed to be innocent bystanders, were wounded in a shooting at New York's Times Square on Saturday, according to New York police.
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Akala: Why we need more black, working class period drama

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 02:19
Akala speaks to Radio 1 Newsbeat about filling the gaps in historical fiction.
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'I thought strokes only happened to elderly people'

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 02:17
Three young stroke survivors share their stories to help raise awareness.
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Joe Ligon: America's 'longest juvenile lifer' on 68 years in prison

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 01:55
After waiting seven decades for freedom, Joe Ligon tells the BBC how he intends to spend the rest of his days.
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Student who stood up to Hitler and inspires Germany

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 01:48
Germany marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Sophie Scholl, who was killed defying the Nazis.
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Jerusalem: Many injured on second night of clashes

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 01:32
More than 80 Palestinians and at least one Israeli police officer are hurt in a second night of violence.
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London elections: Sadiq Khan wins second term as mayor

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 00:44
The former MP will serve for another three years after beating Conservative rival Shaun Bailey.
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Your pictures on the theme of 'outdoor art'

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 00:30
A selection of striking images from our readers on this week's theme.
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Junior doctors in India's Covid crisis: 'We've grown up really fast'

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 00:17
Covid cases in Pankti's home state increased eight-fold in her first month as a medical intern.
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Ian Cunningham: 'I'm 80 years old and still playing rugby'

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 00:08
At 80 years old, Ian Cunningham is one of the oldest walking rugby players in the UK.
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Mystery of why thousands of fish have died in Lebanese lake

BBC - Sun, 05/09/2021 - 00:05
A search for answers as at least 40 tonnes of carp float to the surface of a lake in southern Lebanon.
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