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Posted: Sun-Jun-2019



Natasha Ednan-Laperouse had a severe allergy to sesame. The baguette she picked up at the sandwich chain carried no mention of the seeds baked into its dough.

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Venezuelans cross into Peru despite border tightening
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Thousands of Venezuelans crossed into Peru despite a crackdown on migrants without passports or visas meant to stem the flood of immigration from their crisis-stricken nation, as many lacking those documents filed asylum requests instead.

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Baby Archie in Harry's arms: New photo released for Father's Day
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Six-week-old royal baby Archie can be seen in a newly released Father's Day photo, in the arms of his dad, Prince Harry.

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Massive power outage hits Argentina and Uruguay
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Argentina and Uruguay are scrambling to return power after a massive power failure hit large swaths of the South American countries.

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What's really going on behind palace walls?
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As much as there may be curiosity about what's really going on behind palace walls, specific insights into day-to-day machinations within the House of Windsor are rare. And Prince Philip marks his 98th birthday.

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'A good connection': How a pub landlord wound up raising ravens hatched at the Tower of London
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A pub landlord outside London has found himself in the unique position of looking after raven chicks hatched at the Tower of London, where legend and myth suggest the majestic birds must be present or the tower will fall.

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When Trudeau sought to free 2 Canadians, 'Beijing had no time' for him. Will Trump?
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With Justin Trudeau’s calls for the release of two detained Canadians in China going unheeded by one superpower, the Canadian prime minister is seeking help from another. Whether the U.S. is willing to come to Canada's aid may depend on its own multi-pronged conflict with Beijing.

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Nearly 2 million march against Hong Kong extradition bill, organizers say
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As scores of people jammed the streets of Hong Kong today to protest a controversial proposed extradition law, the territory's China-backed government apologized over its handling of the legislation.

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Israeli PM's wife sentenced for misusing state funds
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The wife of Israel's prime minister has been sentenced to pay a fine of roughly $15,000 for misusing state funds.

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Crew members of tanker apparently targeted in Gulf of Oman now in Dubai
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Crew members from a Norwegian-owned oil tanker apparently attacked in the Gulf of Oman have landed in Dubai after two days in Iran, as the other tanker targeted in the assault limped into anchorage off the eastern coast of the United Arab Emirates.

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Peru starts demanding passports, visas from Venezuelans
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Dozens of riot police stood guard at Peru's northern border on Saturday, hours after new entry measures requiring Venezuelan migrants to hold a passport and humanitarian visa took effect.

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More time to 'pause and think': Under pressure, Hong Kong government takes a step back on 'made in China' law
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The Hong Kong government's proposed extradition law, currently on hold, has set off more panic than usual because it raises the spectre of China reaching into Hong Kong using any accusation at all, and scooping up anyone it considers a threat.

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British-Iranian woman jailed in Iran on new hunger strike
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A British-Iranian woman jailed in Tehran for more than three years has begun a new hunger strike to protest against her detention, her husband has announced.

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Romeo and Juliet director Franco Zeffirelli dead at 96
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Italian director Franco Zeffirelli, who delighted audiences around the world with his romantic vision and often extravagant productions, most famously captured in his cinematic Romeo and Juliet, has died in Rome at age 96.

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Fortified schools: A sobering but growing response to U.S. shootings
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While school shootings remain statistically rare in the United States, there were 24 of them that resulted in either injury or death in 2018. It's given rise to a school security industry now worth some $3 billion US annually.

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Hong Kong opposition legislators demand withdrawal, not just suspension, of extradition law
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Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has suspended efforts to pass a controversial extradition bill, but the opposition party and activists say they will continue the fight to have the proposed law scrapped completely.

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Notre-Dame celebrates 1st Mass since devastating April fire
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Notre-Dame Cathedral has held its first mass since the devastating April 15 fire that ravaged its roof and toppled its masterpiece spire.

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Amanda Knox breaks down in Italy as she relives murder trial
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Amanda Knox, back in Italy for the first time since her 2015 murder acquittal, broke down in tears on Saturday as she relived her eight-year ordeal of trials and imprisonment, and the media frenzy surrounding it.

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Canada delays departure from Mali until end of August
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Canada's peacekeeping contingent will stick around in Mali for an extra few weeks this summer in order to smooth the transition for the next country set to provide helicopter support for the United Nations mission in the war-torn country.

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'A nation of terror': Trump accuses Iran of involvement in tanker attacks
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U.S. President Donald Trump confirmed the assessment of his top advisers Friday and publicly accused Iran of responsibility for recent attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.

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Man who stabbed Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro was mentally ill, judge rules
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A judge in Brazil has made a ruling of mental incompetence in the case of the man who stabbed then-presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro in his torso last year, citing his mental illness and ordering him held indefinitely in a prison mental institution.

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Israeli PM's Wife Fined $15,000 For Misusing State Funds
The sentencing comes after Sara Netanyahu agreed to a plea bargain over allegations that she misused state money on lavish meals. ... read more


Hundreds Of Thousands Of Hong Kong Protesters Demand Leader's Resignation
As massive demonstrations continued over a reviled extradition bill, Hong Kong's top official issued an apology on Sunday. ... read more


Worshippers In Hard-Hats Attend First Mass At Notre-Dame Since Blaze
Several priests and a small congregation gathered at the Paris cathedral on Saturday. ... read more


Notre Dame Celebrates First Mass Since Fire Destroyed Parts Of Iconic Church
Those in attendance, including priests, had to wear hard-hat helmets during the service. ... read more


Hong Kong Leader Delays Unpopular Extradition Bill Following Mass Protests
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said she was suspending the bill indefinitely. ... read more


Sudan's Crisis Puts The Country On The Brink Of Disaster
After ousting a long-reigning dictator, Sudan's protest movement fears the military is gripping onto power. ... read more


Worshippers To Wear Hard Hats At Notre Dame's First Mass Since Blaze
The intimate service in the cathedral's side chapel will be limited to roughly 30 people, media included. ... read more


Sudan Military Acknowledges Violations Against Protesters In Khartoum
Over 100 people were reportedly killed in the capital and across Sudan in a sweeping crackdown last week. ... read more


Several New Coup Attempts Thwarted In Sudan, Military Rulers Say
The council itself took power in a coup on April 11 when military officials ousted and detained former President Omar al-Bashir. ... read more


German Boat Captain Could Get 20 Years For Rescuing Migrants
Italian authorities accused Pia Klemp of colluding with smugglers to stage rescues at sea. ... read more


Sudan Military Meets U.S. Diplomats While Bashir Charged With Corruption
Sudan's bloodshed has prompted concern from world powers like the U.S., which just appointed an envoy to the country on Wednesday. ... read more


Amanda Knox Returns To Italy For First Time Since Being Freed From Prison In 2011
Knox was at the center of a media frenzy when she was convicted and then acquitted of the murder of Meredith Kercher. ... read more


Prehistoric Wolf's Head Found Perfectly Preserved In Siberia
A cave lion cub and a massive mammoth's foot also were recently found in melting permafrost. ... read more


Bitcoin's Carbon Footprint As Large As Las Vegas, Researchers Say
Researchers at the Technical University of Munich and MIT found the virtual currency is responsible for the same amount of carbon dioxide emissions as a large Western city. ... read more


2 Oil Tankers Attacked, Sparking Oil Supply Fears
The attacks were the second in a month near the Strait of Hormuz, a major strategic waterway for world oil supplies. ... read more


Hong Kong Extradition Law: Why Are So Many People Protesting?
Thousands protest as police use force to disperse crowds outside the government's headquarters. ... read more


Kate Middleton Sweetly Explains Why She Couldn't Wear 'Frozen' Dress On Farm Visit
The Duchess of Cambridge had a cute response for a little girl. ... read more


Police Turn Violent In Massive Protests In Hong Kong Over Controversial Extradition Bill
The afternoon violence marked a major escalation in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory’s biggest political crisis in years. ... read more


Sudan Military, Opposition Groups Agree To Resume Talks After Strike Suspended
A special envoy said Tuesday that Sudan's military and opposition have agreed to resume talks on forming a transitional council. ... read more


Botswana Court Decriminalizes Gay Sex In Unanimous Decision
Jubilant activists cheered the decision as a step forward for gay rights in Africa. ... read more


Italian film director Franco Zeffirelli dies at 96
He directed stars including Elizabeth Taylor and opera greats such as Maria Callas. ... read more


Priests wear hard hats at Notre-Dame
The first Mass has been held at Notre-Dame cathedral since the devastating fire in April. ... read more


Trump hits out again at London mayor over violence
The US president's comments come after three men die in five attacks within 24 hours in London. ... read more


Maurizio Sarri: Juventus appoint Chelsea manager
Maurizio Sarri leaves Chelsea to take over at Italian champions Juventus after one season in charge of the Premier League club. ... read more


Amanda Knox feared attacks and accusations on return to Italy
Acquitted of Meredith Kercher's murder, Amanda Knox decries prejudice and trial by the media. ... read more


Swiss women strike for more money, time and respect
Women are protesting against the slow pace of change, calling for "more money, time and respect". ... read more


German doctors fined over abortion ads
A Berlin court rules that it was illegal to advertise how abortions were carried out. ... read more


Beyond Walls: Huge biodegradable artwork graces Paris park
The biodegradable fresco stretches along the famous Champ de Mars park in Paris. ... read more


Ornella Muti faces jail threat after attending Putin gala
Prison looms if Ornella Muti does not pay damages for calling in sick to attend a Russian event. ... read more


Stowaway lizard's 2,000-mile trip from Kos to Bridgend
The bright green Balkan Lizard found his way into a holidaymaker's suitcase and travelled to Bridgend. ... read more


Cohen's letters to Norwegian muse fetch $876K
Some letters the singer wrote to his muse sell for more than five times their pre-sale estimates. ... read more


Euthanasia: 'I don’t feel like I’m killing the patient’
Doctor Yves de Locht practices euthanasia but feels for emotional reasons he can only do one a month. ... read more


Why would a nurse become a serial killer?
German nurse Niels Högel is just the latest health professional to be jailed for killing patients. ... read more


Franco Zeffirelli - one of the greatest movie directors
Franco Zeffirelli's bold ideas and lavish productions made him one of the great post-war European directors. ... read more


Hazard tells Real he's 'not a Galactico'
Eden Hazard says he is "not a Galactico, but I'll try to be" as he was officially presented as a Real Madrid player in front of a reported 50,000 fans at the Bernabeu. ... read more


When Pepsi was swapped for Soviet warships
For some countries bartering has long been a vital part of how they trade overseas. ... read more


Chernobyl survivors assess fact and fiction in TV series
A former engineer and diver give their verdicts on how the explosion at the power plant is handled. ... read more


Turkish Airbus plane sunk for diving tourism
A disused Airbus A330 passenger plane is deliberately sunk off the north-western coast of Turkey. ... read more


Baby elephant takes first wobbly steps
The Asian elephant was born at Pairi Daiza zoo in Belgium. ... read more


The public art project that entranced post-Cold War Berlin
In June 1995 artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude wrapped the Reichstag in Berlin in fabric. ... read more


Without swift action on climate change, heat waves could kill thousands in U.S. cities
New study suggests that a marked reduction in greenhouse gas emissions will be needed to limit deaths caused by extreme heat. ... read more


NBC/WSJ poll: Democratic support grows for beginning impeachment hearings
Americans overall remain divided over beginning impeachment hearings but Democratic support has surged since last month. ... read more


Fatherhood is a balancing act of both nerves and joy. I love it.
Part of what makes parenthood both so exhilarating and so overwhelming is that the stakes are huge and clear answers are elusive. ... read more


Huge protest in Hong Kong demands end to extradition bill, leader's resignation
The city's leader apologized for the bill as hundreds of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Hong Kong to demand she step down. ... read more


Sarah Sanders knew what she was doing. And we must never let her forget it.
Sanders had a front row seat to what Trump was doing and she did nothing to stop him. And this country should never let her forget it. ... read more


Four years later: Trump's 2020 campaign is more traditional but still familiar
Many key players from Trump’s first campaign largely absent for “bigger, better and badder” second round. ... read more


Advocates say Florida governor's 'sanctuary bill' politically motivated
The bill prohibits local governments from enacting "sanctuary" polices that protect undocumented immigrants from deportation. Advocates point out Florida doesn't have any sanctuary cities. ... read more


Netanyahu's wife admits criminal wrongdoing in meals catering case
Deal lifts legal cloud over prime minister's wife, but has no direct bearing on corruption cases facing her husband. ... read more


After ex-state senator found dead outside her home, a woman is arrested
"We are sickened and upset that someone so close to Linda, would be involved in such a terrible, heartless crime," the family of Linda Collins-Smith said. ... read more


Arizona facility where incapacitated woman gave birth faces more trouble
Arizona is revoking the license of Hacienda Healthcare to give it more oversight over the facility. ... read more


O.J. Simpson joins Twitter, says 'I got a little gettin' even to do'
His Twitter bio reads: "If you don’t see it here, I didn’t say it." ... read more


New York Times slams Trump: 'Accusing the press of treason is dangerous'
Trump said the paper committed a "virtual act of treason" with its story about increased U.S. cyber attacks on Russia. ... read more


Meghan Markle and Prince Harry share photo of son Archie
In the Father's Day photo posted on their official Instagram account, Harry cradles Archie, whose tiny hand is wrapped around one of the Duke's fingers. ... read more


Polling: Solid growth in support of abortion
But the Data Download team looked closer at the numbers and we noticed another trend: a hardening of views. ... read more


Advocates say Florida governor's 'sanctuary bill' politically motivated
The bill prohibits local governments from enacting "sanctuary" polices that protect undocumented immigrants from deportation. Advocates point out Florida doesn't have any sanctuary cities. ... read more


India slaps U.S. with retaliatory tariffs after withdrawal of trade privileges
The new duties, which take effect Sunday, are the latest trade row since President Trump took office and vowed to act against countries with which Washington has a large trade deficit. ... read more


Buttigieg says if he's president 'so be it' if Trump prosecuted after leaving office
"Everybody ought to be held accountable," the presidential candidate told NBC's Chuck Todd. ... read more


Trump's order to slash number of science advisory boards blasted by critics
"It's no longer death by a thousand cuts. It's taking a knife to the jugular,” one science advocate said of the order to eliminate a third of the advisory boards. ... read more


Newark airport resumes flights after United jet skids off runway
The United flight, which had come from Denver, Colorado, blew a tire after landing at the airport in Newark, New Jersey. ... read more


Worshippers in hard hats attend Notre-Dame's first mass since fire>
“This cathedral is born of Christian hope,” the archbishop of Paris tweeted in French. ”[This cathedral] was born also of charity.” ... read more


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Without swift action on climate change, heat waves could kill thousands in U.S. cities
New study suggests that a marked reduction in greenhouse gas emissions will be needed to limit deaths caused by extreme heat. ... read more


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NBC/WSJ poll: Democratic support grows for beginning impeachment hearings
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Huge protest in Hong Kong demands end to extradition bill, leader's resignation
The city's leader apologized for the bill as hundreds of thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of Hong Kong to demand she step down. ... read more


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Sarah Sanders knew what she was doing. And we must never let her forget it.
Sanders had a front row seat to what Trump was doing and she did nothing to stop him. And this country should never let her forget it. ... read more


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Four years later: Trump's 2020 campaign is more traditional but still familiar
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Advocates say Florida governor's 'sanctuary bill' politically motivated
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Netanyahu's wife admits criminal wrongdoing in meals catering case
Deal lifts legal cloud over prime minister's wife, but has no direct bearing on corruption cases facing her husband. ... read more


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After ex-state senator found dead outside her home, a woman is arrested
"We are sickened and upset that someone so close to Linda, would be involved in such a terrible, heartless crime," the family of Linda Collins-Smith said. ... read more


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Arizona facility where incapacitated woman gave birth faces more trouble
Arizona is revoking the license of Hacienda Healthcare to give it more oversight over the facility. ... read more


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O.J. Simpson joins Twitter, says 'I got a little gettin' even to do'
His Twitter bio reads: "If you don’t see it here, I didn’t say it." ... read more


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New York Times slams Trump: 'Accusing the press of treason is dangerous'
Trump said the paper committed a "virtual act of treason" with its story about increased U.S. cyber attacks on Russia. ... read more


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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry share photo of son Archie
In the Father's Day photo posted on their official Instagram account, Harry cradles Archie, whose tiny hand is wrapped around one of the Duke's fingers. ... read more


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Polling: Solid growth in support of abortion
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Advocates say Florida governor's 'sanctuary bill' politically motivated
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India slaps U.S. with retaliatory tariffs after withdrawal of trade privileges
The new duties, which take effect Sunday, are the latest trade row since President Trump took office and vowed to act against countries with which Washington has a large trade deficit. ... read more


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Buttigieg says if he's president 'so be it' if Trump prosecuted after leaving office
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Trump's order to slash number of science advisory boards blasted by critics
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Newark airport resumes flights after United jet skids off runway
The United flight, which had come from Denver, Colorado, blew a tire after landing at the airport in Newark, New Jersey. ... read more


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