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Donald Trump's farewell: We did what we came to do


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 22:21:15 GMT

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"We did what we came to do - and so much more," Mr Trump says, a day before he leaves office.

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US historians on what Donald Trump's legacy will be


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 14:33:27 GMT

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The last four years have been a whirlwind - we asked the experts to break down Trump's key moments.

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US: China 'committed genocide against Uighurs'


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 21:30:14 GMT

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The declaration comes a day before the Trump administration hands over to President-elect Joe Biden.

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Epiphany: Orthodox Christians across Russia brave icy dip


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:22:17 GMT

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Orthodox Christians, Putin among them, take an icy dip to commemorate a special day.

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Duchess of Sussex claims privacy and copyright broached by paper group


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 21:12:08 GMT

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The Duchess of Sussex is suing the Mail on Sunday over the publication of her letter to her father.

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Stolen 500-year-old painting found in Naples cupboard


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 13:50:41 GMT

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The artwork has been returned to an Italian museum - whose staff were unaware it was missing.

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Biden to block Trump's Covid rule change on president's final day in office


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 15:02:14 GMT

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The outgoing president wanted to lift travel bans on visitors from much of Europe and Brazil.

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Pink seesaws at US-Mexico wall win design award


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:37:10 GMT

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The installation allowed children to play together from both sides of the US-Mexico border.

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Royal Papworth Hospital proposal by man who spent Christmas alone


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 00:05:35 GMT

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Family members watched online as Jordan got engaged to his partner, with the help of nurses.

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Homeless Montreal man dies in cold just yards from shelter


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:02:19 GMT

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Raphaël André was found in a portable toilet next to a shelter that was closed due to Covid-19.

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New owners of Tiger King zoo ordered to surrender cubs


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 22:35:48 GMT

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Jeff and Lauren Lowe must hand over all tiger cubs and their mothers to the US government.

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Italy PM Conte wins crucial Senate vote to stay in power


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 22:01:28 GMT

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But Giuseppe Conte lacks an absolute majority in the Senate and the row over his future continues.

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Covid: UK records new daily high of 1,610 deaths


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 20:21:12 GMT

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The total number of deaths within 28 days of a positive test during the pandemic is now above 90,000.

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Thai woman jailed for record 43 years for criticising monarchy


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 16:16:38 GMT

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The sentence is the country's harshest ever for insulting the monarchy.

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UK and US fail to do mini-trade deal as Trump exits


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:46:36 GMT

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US tariffs on Scotch whisky and cashmere remain in place as UK fails to reach deal with Washington.

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Starbucks customer compensated over 'slanty' eyes drawing on cup


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 19:03:00 GMT

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A Dublin branch of the chain is to pay €12,000 to Suchavadee Foley after an employee drew on her cup.

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Emotional Biden bids farewell to Delaware


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 21:32:33 GMT

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A tearful President-elect Joe Biden says goodbye to his home state on the eve of his inauguration.

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Trump farewell: 'We did what we came here to do'


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 22:05:12 GMT

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Donald Trump touted his achievements during his last formal address as president.

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Americans in the UK: 'It was a four-year soap opera'


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 12:45:04 GMT

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With Joe Biden set to be inaugurated, what have Americans in the UK made of the past four years?

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Melania’s jacket and nine other defining images of Trump's presidency


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 13:33:25 GMT

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As Donald Trump prepares to leave office, here are some of the key moments of his presidency.

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Iran nuclear deal: What are Biden's plans and challenges


Created: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 00:02:37 GMT

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With so much hostility - and mistrust - between Washington and Tehran, will President Biden be able to revive the nuclear deal?

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Luke Grenfell-Shaw: Cycling around the world with cancer


Created: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 00:01:34 GMT

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After discovering an "enormous" tumour under his shoulder blade, Luke Grenfell-Shaw has just completed the first part of his round-the-world challenge.

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A French first: Vegan restaurant gets Michelin star


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 11:04:40 GMT

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ONA in the south-west is the first eatery serving plant-based food to win a prestigious Michelin star.

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Dinosaurs In Love: Tom Rosenthal and daughter's song made into book


Created: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 00:05:42 GMT

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Dinosaurs In Love went viral, musician Tom Rosenthal and his daughter Fenn were the ones behind it.

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Conquering K2 in winter 'together'


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 00:05:53 GMT

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The BBC speaks to Nirmal Purja, from the team of the first climbers to reach the K2 summit in winter.

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Bridgerton re-imagined on TikTok by US singer Abigail Barlow


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 17:49:00 GMT

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Abigail Barlow is using social media to work on a musical version of the Netflix period drama.

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In Pictures: The view inside the Essex Covid-19 mass vaccination centre


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 16:17:27 GMT

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As the NHS rolls out the Covid-19 vaccine, BBC News photographed inside an Essex centre.

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The Capitol Police officer in a MAGA hat. What’s the real story?


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 01:10:43 GMT

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He coordinated with Trump supporters during the Capitol riot - but new video suggests it was part of a ploy.

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Coronavirus: Why South Africa has yet to roll out vaccines


Created: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 00:12:34 GMT

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South Africa is the worst-hit country in Africa, but has not yet started doing Covid-19 vaccinations.

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Coronavirus: French students highlight pandemic's mental health toll


Created: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 00:09:43 GMT

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Student protests around the country are set to highlight the mental health impacts of the pandemic.

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Capitol riots: Are US militia groups becoming more active?


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:31:17 GMT

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Following the events at the US Capitol, there are concerns about the activity of militia groups.

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Greece #Metoo: Women ending silence of sport abuse shake Greece


Created: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 00:08:17 GMT

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The decision by ex-champion Sofia Bekatorou to describe how she was assaulted leads to a #Metoo moment.

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The cartoonists making mental health their muse


Created: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 00:13:56 GMT

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Meet the artists shaping graphic medicine - a genre of comics focused on the experience of living with mental illness.

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Fang Fang: Author vilified for Wuhan Diary speaks out a year on


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 00:29:39 GMT

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Wuhan writer Fang Fang talks about the price she has had to pay for her controversial lockdown diaries.

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Olivier Duhamel: French incest allegations prompt victims to speak out


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 07:21:59 GMT

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A sex abuse case involving a well-known intellectual sparked a deluge of testimonies by victims of abuse.

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The Hong Kong migrants fleeing to start new lives in the UK


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 00:15:51 GMT

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A new visa will give 5.4m Hong Kong residents the right to resettle in Britain. How many will leave?

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Why Iran’s nuclear facilities are still vulnerable to attack


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 00:27:30 GMT

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Putting sites underground does not mean they're beyond the reach of those who want them scuppered.

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Italy smoking: Want to light up in Milan? Not any more, you can't


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 00:22:52 GMT

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Smoking within 10m (30ft) of others is no longer allowed in parks, play areas, bus and tram stops.

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Leicester top after dominant win over lacklustre Chelsea


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 23:37:02 GMT

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Leicester go top of the Premier League as goals from Wilfred Ndidi and James Maddison secure victory against Chelsea.

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Premier League to investigate Snodgrass omission from West Brom squad to face former club West Ham


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 21:25:48 GMT

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Robert Snodgrass' omission from the West Brom squad beaten at West Ham on Tuesday is being investigated by the Premier League.

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'Egg on face' for Vaughan and Sehwag takes aim at 'Australian arrogance' - social media reaction


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 14:10:22 GMT

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The cricket world, including former stars Michael Vaughan and Virender Sehwag, react to India's outstanding win over Australia.

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Woods' season on hold after back surgery for fifth time


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 22:47:18 GMT

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Tiger Woods puts his season on hold after having back surgery for the fifth time in his career.

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Lampard 'worried' by Chelsea form as slide continues


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 23:34:47 GMT

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Manager Frank Lampard admits he is worried by Chelsea's form after they suffer a fifth defeat in eight Premier League games.

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'Nice to see opposition under pressure' - England coach Silverwood on humbled Australia


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 15:24:32 GMT

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England coach Chris Silverwood says it is "always nice to see the opposition under pressure" following Australia's stunning defeat by India.

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Thomas to become first female official in Super Bowl history


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 20:14:20 GMT

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NFL referee Sarah Thomas will become the first woman to officiate in a Super Bowl in the 55th edition on 7 February.

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Kamala Harris and a 1986 snapshot of that Howard generation


Created: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 00:16:52 GMT

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They are all laughing at the camera, but what are the stories of the women next to Kamala Harris?

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Biden cabinet: Does this new team better reflect America?


Created: Thu, 17 Dec 2020 22:35:16 GMT

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The role of a president's inaugural cabinet goes beyond just policy - let's take a closer look.

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Biden inauguration: Americans' hopes and fears for next president


Created: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 00:18:51 GMT

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Members of our voter panel all wish Joe Biden well, but they're divided over his chances of success.

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Kamala Harris: A beginner's guide to the vice-president


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 23:49:40 GMT

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The US is about to have its first female vice-president in history. Here's what awaits Kamala Harris.

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Trump presidency: A flashback through four turbulent years


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 23:37:53 GMT

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Donald Trump won a surprise victory in 2016 partly because he promised to shake things up. And boy, did he.

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Biden inauguration: How the White House gets ready for a new president


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 00:48:53 GMT

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Taking down pictures and clearing out desks is part of a huge operation readying for a new president.

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Joe Biden inauguration: When are he and Kamala Harris sworn in?


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 22:27:18 GMT

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The inauguration of a new president is a day that usually follows decades of custom. Not this time.

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A visual guide to security threat at inauguration


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 21:57:57 GMT

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Troops descend on US capital to ensure the new president can be sworn in amid threats of violence.

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Joe Biden profile: Third White House run lucky for 'Middle Class Joe'


Created: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 16:35:39 GMT

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The president-elect has 40 years of political experience to call on, and to defend.

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Yemen: This doctor saw Covid hospital empty after fake death text


Created: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 00:47:22 GMT

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One doctor tells her story of battling the pandemic alone in Yemen after her colleagues fled.

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