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Girl, 10, dies from brain-eating amoeba she caught while swimming

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By Emily Mee, news reporter A 10-year-old girl has died after being infected with a brain-eating amoeba while swimming in a river. Lily Mae Avant, from Texas, started suffering from a headache and fever after swimming in the Brazos River and Lake Whitney. She died in hospital following a week-long battle with the rare amoeba. Read More

Italian soldier stabbed in throat by attacker who reportedly shouted ‘Allahu Akbar’

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An Italian soldier was stabbed in the throat by an assailant who reportedly shouted “Allahu Akbar” outside the Central Station in Milan on Tuesday. The alleged stabbing took place at approximately 10:45am local time. The soldier was struck in the neck and shoulder during the frenzied assault, Milano Todayreports. The attacker fled the scene in Read More

Italian soldier stabbed in Milan central station, attacker shouted ‘Allahu akbar’ – reports

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An Italian soldier was stabbed in the throat by an attacker who reportedly shouted “Allah akbar” outside the Central Station in Milan on Tuesday. The alleged attack took place at approximately 10:45 local time. The soldier was struck in the neck and shoulder during the frenzied attack, Milano Today reports. The attacker fled the scene Read More

Man beaten unconscious at Hong Kong protests

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There were multiple violent clashes between police and protesters across Hong Kong throughout the weekend, but one shocking incident, in which a middle-aged man was beaten unconscious, has since become viral. Though there were sporadic outbursts of violence reported in the region, one in particular saw a group of purported anti-Beijing protesters beat the 49-year-old Read More

Man beaten unconscious by Hong Kong protesters

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There were multiple violent clashes between police and protesters across Hong Kong throughout the weekend, but one shocking incident, in which a middle-aged man was beaten unconscious, has since become viral. Though there were sporadic outbursts of violence reported in the region, one in particular saw a group of purported anti-Beijing protesters beat the 49-year-old Read More

Illicit cannabis vaping products could be behind US deaths

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Illicit cannabis vaping products have been identified as a possible cause of hundreds of cases of severe lung illness in the US. A sixth person died on Wednesday as officials urgently try to find out what killed them. New York’s state heath department said “Dank Vapes” and “Chronic Carts” contain vitamin E acetate, a thickening Read More

SoftBank and Toyota want driverless cars to change the world

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Meet ‘crazy’ tech tycoon Masayoshi Son SoftBank and Toyota want to change the world of transportation through autonomous vehicles and other technologies. The high-profile Japanese companies are forming a joint venture called Monet to develop businesses that will use driverless-car technology to offer new services, such as mobile convenience stores and delivery vehicles in which Read More

Grand jury indicts GE’s Baker Hughes for exposing workers to toxic chemicals

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FILE PHOTO: A screen displays the logo for Baker Hughes, a GE company on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., June 24, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – A grand jury in Alaska this week indicted General Electric’s Baker Hughes (BHGE.N), two of its subsidiaries and an employee, for Read More

Climate change campaigner Tongan PM dies in New Zealand

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WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Tongan Prime Minister ‘Akilisi Pohiva, a pro-democracy and climate change campaigner in the South Pacific, died in a New Zealand hospital on Thursday, the information ministry and media reports said. FILE PHOTO: Prime Minister of Tonga Samiuela Akilisi Pohiva addresses the United Nations General Assembly in the Manhattan borough of New York, Read More

Mugabe’s widow joins mourners as his body is brought home

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By David Chipakupaku, news reporter The body of Robert Mugabe, long-time ruler of Zimbabwe, has arrived back in the capital city of Harare. Mr Mugabe’s widow Grace, dressed in a black veil, joined other mourners as her husband’s body was removed from a plane following its journey from Singapore. She stood alongside Zimbabwe’s current president, Read More