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Daunte Wright shooting: Ex-officer Kim Potter charged over killing

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 21:55
The former officer who shot Daunte Wright in Minneapolis faces a charge of second-degree manslaughter.
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Matchbox cars get green makeover in eco drive

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 21:24
The toymaker is launching new toy cars based on electric models and making some from recycled materials.
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Greensill: Cameron says he will 'respond positively' to MPs' lobbying inquiry

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 19:40
As MPs announce another inquiry into the Greensill row, David Cameron suggests he will co-operate.
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The Circle's Manrika on trolling: 'You're a woman of colour. It makes a difference.'

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 19:32
Manrika Khaira has been trolled and sent death threats since going on the Channel 4 reality show.
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Duke of Edinburgh's Award: 'Without DofE there would be no baby'

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 19:25
Six decades of Duke of Edinburgh's Award participants share the impact it has had on their lives.
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Anorexia: 'Difficult' to get proper support in lockdown

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 19:24
Radio 1 Newsbeat looks at how lockdown has impacted those living with the eating disorder anorexia.
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A watershed moment: What now for Liverpool?

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 19:23
Liverpool City Council has been engulfed in accusations of intimidation and bribery. How did we get here?
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Biden, Setting Afghanistan Withdrawal, Says ‘It Is Time to End the Forever War’

NYT World News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 19:18
The president said the main objective of ensuring that Afghanistan would not be a launching pad for terrorism had been achieved and that it was time for American troops to come home.
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Western Warnings Tarnish Vaccines the World Badly Needs

NYT World News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 18:34
Amid a deep residue of mistrust, American and European cautions on the AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson vaccines risk igniting anti-vaccine fervor in the global south.
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Your Thursday Briefing

NYT World News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 18:33
Allies to follow U.S. out of Afghanistan.
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Afghans Wonder ‘What About Me?’ as US Troops Prepare to Withdraw

NYT World News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 18:23
Many Afghans fear that without the umbrella of American protection, the country will be unable to preserve its modest gains toward democracy and women’s rights.
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St Vincent volcano: UN warns humanitarian crisis will last months

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 18:08
Thousands have fled their homes on the island of St Vincent as a volcano continues to erupt.
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Instagram fixes ‘mistake’ promoting harmful diet content

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 18:07
Some users said they were offered "appetite suppressants" and "fasting" by the search feature.
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Psilocybin: Magic mushroom compound 'promising' for depression

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 18:05
A study of 59 people compared the drug with a conventional antidepressant.
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Iran’s Top Leader Signals Nuclear Talks to Resume Despite Natanz Sabotage

NYT World News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 18:04
The declaration by Ayatollah Ali Khamenei appeared to put to rest any speculation that Iran would boycott or quit the Vienna talks aimed at saving the nuclear deal.
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Covid: 82% of positive rapid tests 'were correct'

BBC News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 17:50
There had been concerns that large numbers would have to self-isolate after a false positive result.
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Michigan’s governor again resists imposing new restrictions, as cases keep surging.

NYT World News - Wed, 04/14/2021 - 17:23
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer blamed a highly infectious variant and a lack of compliance with existing rules for the state’s alarming pandemic numbers.
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