Facebook confirms data-sharing agreements with Chinese firms

Facebook confirms data-sharing agreements with Chinese firms

Image copyright Getty Images Facebook has confirmed it has a data-sharing partnership with Chinese firms including Huawei, a company US intelligence previously flagged as a security threat. The agreements gave the Chinese firms some access to users’ data to help...
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Guatemala volcano: Almost 200 missing and 75 dead

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGuatemala volcano: Thousands evacuated At least 192 people are missing and 75 are dead as a result of the explosion of the Fuego volcano in Guatemala on Sunday, officials say. Villages on...
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Capitals’ T.J. Oshie rides Washington Metro to Game 4, falls short on fare

Capitals’ T.J. Oshie rides Washington Metro to Game 4, falls short on fare

While most professional hockey players usually show up to work in their fancy rides, some still prefer to ride the Metro. This was the case for Washington Capitals’ T.J. Oshie and Matt Niskanen as they made their way to Game...
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Kim Jong-un: The new kid on the diplomatic block

Kim Jong-un: The new kid on the diplomatic block

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Are we witnessing the making of Kim Jong-un as a new international statesman? Kim Jong-un has suddenly become the new popular leader in the political class of 2018. After years in isolation, he has...
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Why beige carbs are the ones to avoid – Dr Xand van Tulleken

Why beige carbs are the ones to avoid – Dr Xand van Tulleken

Image copyright BBC/Lion Television/Joe Taylor Image caption Not all carbs are created equal… Low-carb diets have been around for a while. But did you know the colour of the carbs you eat also matters – and as Dr Xand van...
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Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg’s home visited by SWAT team after prank call

Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg’s home visited by SWAT team after prank call

Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg’s home was “swatted” Tuesday afternoon after what law enforcement decided was a prank phone call. A call reportedly came into the Coral Spring’s Police Department on Tuesday claiming a hostage situation in the home...
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White House aide who joked about John McCain’s brain cancer no longer in Trump administration

White House aide who joked about John McCain’s brain cancer no longer in Trump administration

A White House aide who joked about U.S. Senator John McCain’s battle with brain cancer no longer works in the Trump administration. White House spokesman Raj Shah told the Associated Press, “Kelly Sadler is no longer employed within the Executive Office ...
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Ethiopia Will ‘Fully Accept’ 2000 Peace Agreement with Eritrea

Ethiopia Will ‘Fully Accept’ 2000 Peace Agreement with Eritrea

Ethiopia announced Tuesday that it would accept a 2000 peace agreement with Eritrea over their disputed border, potentially a major step toward resolving one of post-colonial Africa’s bloodiest and most protracted conflicts. A statement by the governing part...
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French protesters rally against Netanyahu’s Paris visit

French protesters rally against Netanyahu’s Paris visit

Paris, France – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was met by scores of protesters calling for him to be tried as a war criminal on Tuesday at the Paris stop of his tour of European capitals. “We are here to...
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Champions League and Europa League: Huge increase in prize money next season

Champions League and Europa League: Huge increase in prize money next season

Real Madrid beat Liverpool to win last season’s Champions League Revenues for competing in the Champions League, Europa League and Uefa Super Cup will see a huge increase of £787m next season, Uefa have announced. Last season, clubs were given...
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