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Floods in Indonesia Kill at Least 50

NYT World News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 12:15
Heavy rains triggered a landslide and flash flooding in the Indonesian province of Papua. Indonesia’s disaster management agency is still assessing the damage.
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Saudi Arabia joins emerging market indexes, giving it access to billions of dollars

CNN World News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:53
Saudi Arabia has officially been elevated to an emerging market, a milestone that should steer billions of dollars into the country's stock market as the kingdom seeks to diversify away from oil.
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'Stupid' Cadbury treasure hunt ad withdrawn after complaints

BBC News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 11:27
Archaeologists said the campaign urging children to dig for treasure could lead people to break the law.
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Cyclone Idai: 'People didn't stand a chance'

BBC News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 10:52
Drone footage shows the devastation caused by Cyclone Idai in Mozambique.
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Christchurch shootings: The rising new threat of alt-right violence

BBC News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 10:30
The man accused of the Christchurch shootings left a trail of references to online culture and extremist alt-right ideology.
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Christchurch shootings: How mass killings have changed gun laws

BBC News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 10:29
New Zealand is preparing to reform its gun laws following the mass shooting in which 50 people were killed.
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Average tuition at private colleges is $35,830 a year—but here's how much students actually pay - CNBC

Google News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 10:26
Average tuition at private colleges is $35,830 a year—but here's how much students actually pay  CNBC

According to the College Board's 2018 Trends in College Pricing Report, from 1988 to 2018, sticker prices tripled at public four-year schools and doubled at ...

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Cyclone Idai: At Least 150 Dead in Southern Africa

NYT World News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 10:19
More than 1.5 million people were affected by the storm that hit Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe last week, leading to flash floods.
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Papers found in Van Gogh's home bring his time in London to life

CNN World News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 09:44
A cache of papers and items dating from the period of Vincent van Gogh's stay in London has been recovered from the artist's former home, shedding new light on his time in the United Kingdom.
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Driver who rammed woman in Tesco car park jailed

BBC News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 09:17
Lucy Turner drove at Tesco employee Danielle Wood at an estimated 35mph, leaving her with a broken back.
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England to pay tribute to NZ mosque victims before Euro 2020 qualifier

BBC News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 09:09
A tribute will be paid to the victims of the Christchurch shootings before England's match against the Czech Republic on Friday.
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Battle of Supremes: How 'legal fakes' are challenging a $1B brand

CNN World News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 08:41
When Samsung revealed, in late 2018, that it was collaborating with cult US streetwear brand Supreme, it came as quite the surprise.
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Armando, the 'Lewis Hamilton of pigeons' sells for record €1.25m

BBC News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 08:35
Belgian bird Armando, who turns five this year, has retired from racing and is fathering chicks.
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Revision tips: Sniffing lemons and squeezing ears

BBC News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 08:20
A study suggests "positive triggers" like smelling lemons and squeezing your ears could help revision.
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New Zealand shootings: Christchurch students perform Haka for victims

BBC News - Mon, 03/18/2019 - 08:04
Schools across Christchurch perform the traditional Maori war dance to pay respects to those killed.
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