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    World Cambridge student dies after falling from plane – Newtelegraph

    A Cambridge University student has died in Madagascar after falling from a plane. Alana Cutland’s family said they had been left “heartbroken” and paid tribute to the “bright, independent woman”. The 19-year-old from Milton Keynes died while on an internship in the African island nation...
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    World Judge, DA apologize to man who was exonerated after 28 years in prison – Newtelegraph

    Chester Hollman spent 28 years behind bars, knowing every single day that he served that he is innocent. Now the court knows that too. Hollman had his conviction overturned, his charges dropped and he is now fully exonerated. Hollman’s exoneration had been in the works for years, through...
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    World CCTV shows man entering flat of Instagram influencer found dead in suitcase – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    CCTV footage has shown a man entering the flat of a popular 24-year-old Russian beauty blogger whose body was found n-ked in a suitcase with her throat slit. Instagram influencer Ekaterina Semochkina also known as Ekaterina Karaglanova was discovered on Friday wearing only a suspender …...
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    World Turkish bee declared wanted by British Government – P.M. News

    A British Government department has urged people to be on the lookout for a rare Turkish bee that escaped through the luggage of a British family that visited Turkey.... Read more via P.M. News – Get more World News
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    World Woman keeps her dead baby in freezer for 37 years – Pulse Nigeria

    A 68-year-old American woman simply identified as Barbara reportedly kept the embalmed body of her baby in a freezer for 47-years. According to Sky News, the body of the … Read more via Pulse Nigeria – Nigeria – Get more World News
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    World 3-month-old baby boy rescued in South Africa before he could be sold off by his paternal uncle who allegedly raped and killed his mother – Linda Ikeji

    A three-month-old baby was rescued in South Africa before he could be sold off to some persons in Nigeria by his uncle who allegedly raped and killed the child’s mother. The baby was found by his father, Thobani Khanyile, on July 20 in Tshepisong, on the West Rand, … Read more via Linda...
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    World Asian shares stumble, dollar firms as Fed dampens bets on more rate cuts – Reuters

    SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares fell to six-week lows on Thursday while the dollar jumped to two-year highs as the U.S. Federal Reserve poured cold water on market expectations of a lengthy easing cycle following a 25... Read more via Reuters – Get more World News
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    World US hits Iran’s foreign minister with sanctions – P.M. News

    The United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions against Iran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, effectively slamming the door on the country’s top diplomat..... Read more via P.M. News – Get more World News
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    World New York woman who turned 107-years-old credits long life to ‘never getting married’ – Mail Online

    A woman who has turned 107-years-old believes the most important secret to living such a long life is ‘never getting married.’ Louise Jean Signore from the Bronx, New York, joined more than 100 guests to celebrate her birthday at Bartow Community Center.... Read more via News | Mail Online...
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    World Key Words: Andrew Yang urges Americans to move to higher ground because response to climate change is ‘too late’ –

    DETROIT — Andrew Yang says it’s already too late to stop climate change, and that it’s time for Americans to head for the hills. Yang, debating his fellow Democrats on Wednesday night in Detroit, had this to say when the subject of climate change was in full swing.... Read more via...