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Getting inside the head of the man who was Frank Sidebottom

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 21:33
For the first time a new documentary tells the full story of Chris Sievey, the man behind the mask.
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Madrid Dispatch: A Bar for Spain’s Radical Right, Run by a Chinese Immigrant

NYT World News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 21:30
Franco died in 1975, but the dictator’s spirit lives on for a new generation at Bar Oliva in Madrid.
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'I was diagnosed with cancer at seven months pregnant'

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 21:06
It felt like Sarah Hanan's life had "come to a screeching halt", but it was only the start of her journey.
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'People Were Breaking the Windows': In New Zealand Massacre, No Exit and Few Hiding Places - The Wall Street Journal

Google News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 20:20
'People Were Breaking the Windows': In New Zealand Massacre, No Exit and Few Hiding Places  The Wall Street Journal

Victims trapped in two New Zealand mosques tried to shield each other from the spray of bullets. Some confronted the gunman.

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Boeing 737 Black Box Data Shows Similarities Between 2 Crashes

NYT World News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 19:44
Information from the recorders on an Ethiopian Airlines jet that crashed is similar to findings from an earlier crash of a 737 Max, officials said.
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Prince Gyasi: Instagram photographer on capturing Accra life

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 19:27
Ghanaian Prince Gyasi takes stunning photos of Accra using only his phone.
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How Spain's 'Angel of Budapest' saved Jews

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:40
Angel Sanz Briz is honoured by Israel for rescuing Jews in WW2, but not well known in his native Spain.
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It Wasn’t Just Khashoggi: Saudi Crown Prince’s Brutal Drive to Crush Dissent

NYT World News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:40
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman created a secret team that spied on, kidnapped and tortured Saudi citizens a year before the journalist was killed.
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Why so many people leave London

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:38
The UK's capital has grown rapidly, yet more Britons leave the city than arrive.
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Kirstjen Nielsen: Walking a tightrope working for Trump

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:34
Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen is the face of a policy that provokes condemnation because of its impact on children.
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New Zealand rushes to identify Christchurch terror attack victims

CNN World News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:27
New Zealand authorities are racing to identify the 50 people killed in a massacre at two mosques so that their families can bury them in accordance with Muslim tradition.
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Who's in Guscott's team of the Six Nations?

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:27
Liam Williams or Elliot Daly? Finn Russell or Gareth Anscombe? There are selection dilemmas aplenty for Jeremy Guscott after an enthralling Six Nations.
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A scandal in the Amazon - where pilots are forced to lie

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:26
Few landing strips in the Amazon have been registered, so pilots have to file fake flight plans - making it hard to find them if they go missing.
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Forced marriage: 'Dad said he would kill me if he found me'

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:21
Sanaz (not her real name) ran away from home aged 13 after taking an overdose in a bid to escape from a forced marriage.
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Post-Brexit migrant salary plans 'would hit Wales harder'

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:20
One company boss who relies on foreign workers says the £30,000 salary threshold is "crazy".
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'Don't run before you can walk'

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:11
"Don't run before you can walk," says tech firm adviser Manish Madhvani - first build your brand.
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McIlroy wins Players Championship to take first title for a year

BBC News - Sun, 03/17/2019 - 18:10
Rory McIlroy wins the Players Championship after a thrilling final round at Sawgrass for his first tournament victory in 12 months.
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