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Four hurt in hit-and-run in Newport

BBC World News - April 29, 2018 - 5:18am
Two women receive "potentially life changing injuries" after being hit by a car later found burnt out.
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Children playing with mortar set off blast that kills 3

CNN Top Stories - April 29, 2018 - 5:09am
Three people are dead after children found and played with an unexploded mortar in Afghanistan Sunday, provincial authorities tell CNN.
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Diners hurt as ceiling collapses in Bolton restaurant

BBC World News - April 29, 2018 - 4:43am
Five people were treated by paramedics in the "shocking" incident on Saturday night.
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Kirsty Maxwell death: Friends in Benidorm to mark anniversary

BBC World News - April 29, 2018 - 3:59am
The friends of a woman who died after falling from a balcony in Benidorm have gone back there to mark the one-year anniversary of her death.
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Rotten durian causes Melbourne university evacuation

BBC World News - April 29, 2018 - 3:46am
The smell of gas reported in a students' library in Melbourne turned out to be a rotting durian.
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Comedian's Sarah Sanders 'roast' stuns White House Correspondents' Dinner

BBC World News - April 29, 2018 - 3:33am
President Trump's press secretary was visibly upset during a comedian's personalised takedown at the White House Correspondents' Dinner.
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White House Correspondents' dinner: Michelle Wolf roasts Trump

BBC World News - April 29, 2018 - 2:45am
Host Michelle Wolf made controversial jokes at the annual dinner, which the president didn't attend.
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Australia to fund Great Barrier Reef restoration and protection

BBC World News - April 29, 2018 - 2:24am
The World Heritage site has lost 30% of its coral due to environmental degradation.
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China's release of images reinforces vow to keep Taiwan as a territory

CNN Top Stories - April 29, 2018 - 1:34am
China's military put out a strong message on Taiwan on Saturday, vowing to "safeguard the territory of our motherland."
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Katie Taylor beats Victoria Noelia Bustos to unify lightweight titles

BBC World News - April 29, 2018 - 1:30am
Ireland's Katie Taylor unifies the WBA and IBF lightweight world titles with a unanimous points win over Victoria Noelia Bustos.
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North Korea nuclear test site to close in May, South Korea says

BBC World News - April 28, 2018 - 11:39pm
A South Korean spokesman says the closure will be done in public with foreign experts invited.
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3 US Marines charged with rape

CNN Top Stories - April 28, 2018 - 11:21pm
Three US Marines have been charged with sexual assault in a case involving a Tulane University student and her friend in New Orleans, according to court documents from the Parish of Orleans in Louisiana.
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North Korea to close nuclear site in May, South says

CNN Top Stories - April 28, 2018 - 11:18pm
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told South Korean President Moon Jae-in that he will close his main nuclear test site in May and invite experts and journalists from the United States and South Korea into the country soon, a senior spokesman for Moon said Sunday.
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Trump weighs in on reports of Kremlin ties to Russian lawyer

CNN Top Stories - April 28, 2018 - 11:11pm
President Donald Trump suggested Saturday night that Russian President Vladimir Putin might have directed a Russian lawyer who met with Trump campaign associates in 2016 to disclose ties to Moscow recently in order to sow chaos for him in retaliation for aggressive actions he has taken against Russia.
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Donald Trump renews criticism of "lousy" London embassy

BBC World News - April 28, 2018 - 10:18pm
The US embassy in London moved from Grosvenor Square in Mayfair to Nine Elms earlier this year.
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The shame felt by people who struggle to read and write

BBC World News - April 28, 2018 - 9:33pm
Readers share their experiences of what it is like to be an adult with literacy problems.
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