Political pitch

Political pitch

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption George Weah was a top footballer, before turning his hand to politics One of Africa’s all-time greatest footballers is set to clinch a new title – president of the west African nation of Liberia, his...
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Italian president dissolves parliament ahead of elections

Italian president dissolves parliament ahead of elections

George Weah: From European football star to African president Read more Apple apologises for slowing iPhones, offers discounted batteries Read more Migrant arrivals by sea triple in Spain in 2017 Read more Former football star George Weah elected Liberian pres...
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Tim Cook required to fly only by private jet

Tim Cook required to fly only by private jet

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Apple requires its chief executive Tim Cook to use only private jets for personal safety Apple’s chief executive Tim Cook has been ordered by the firm to use only private jets for both business and...
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Cellphone and cash: 2017 list of bizarre items in vaginas

Cellphone and cash: 2017 list of bizarre items in vaginas

As 2017 comes to a close, it is time to reflect on the high points and not-so-proud moments of the year. Some escaped the year without injury, and others weren’t so lucky. But few were as unfortunate as these men...
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The little girl who got toilet roll igloo for Christmas

The little girl who got toilet roll igloo for Christmas

All Maggie wanted for Christmas was toilet roll to play with, so her family got creative. The eight-year-old from Telford, Shropshire, has a form of autism called Asperger’s syndrome and toilet paper is her favourite toy. For Christmas Day her...
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3 Delicious and Satisfying Whole30 Recipes You Need to Try

3 Delicious and Satisfying Whole30 Recipes You Need to Try

Whip them up in 35 minutes or less. Whole30 has reputation for being, well, really hard. It’s essentially a month-long experiment to see how your body responds when you eliminate alcohol, dairy, added sugar, grains, legumes, baked goods, all “j...
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30-day plan to make a new habit each day and get trim

30-day plan to make a new habit each day and get trim

The start of the New Year often prompts people to make resolutions – but research suggests only a few actually keep them. If you want to shift the pounds and make healthy lifestyle changes that last then forget the faddy,...
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Young women are turning their backs on the Pill 

Young women are turning their backs on the Pill 

When Emma Everard wakes each morning, she reaches for her thermometer and takes her temperature. Thirty seconds later, the 23-year-old meticulously logs the result on her phone and continues with her day. It may sound odd, but thousands of women...
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China Offers Tax Incentives to Persuade U.S. Companies to Stay

China Offers Tax Incentives to Persuade U.S. Companies to Stay

But ministers, officials and analysts in much of the rest of the world have said it could create an uneven playing field and set off a race among countries to cut corporate taxes. What’s in the Final Republican Tax Bill...
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2018 preview: Gene therapy treats disease while in the womb

2018 preview: Gene therapy treats disease while in the womb

Dr G. Moscoso/Science Photo Library By Andy Coghlan “You can see during pregnancy that they already have bone fractures in the womb,” says Cecilia Götherström of the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. She is head of what will be the...
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Exmo Bitcoin exchange chief executive kidnapped in Kiev

Exmo Bitcoin exchange chief executive kidnapped in Kiev

Image copyright Getty Images The chief executive of Exmo Bitcoin exchange has been kidnapped in Ukraine. According to Russian and Ukranian media reports Pavel Lerner, 40, was kidnapped while leaving his office in Kiev’s Obolon district on 26 December. Th...
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