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 2020-01-27 10:07 

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Halep shrugs off 'stress' to race into Australian Open quarter-finals...

Simona Halep admitted that she launched her Australian Open title bid "stressed" and tired but warned she is now in full flow after surging into the quarter-finals on Monday....

 2020-01-27 10:01 

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Halep shrugs off 'stress' to race into Australian Open quarter-finals...

Simona Halep admitted that she launched her Australian Open title bid "stressed" and tired but warned she is now in full flow after surging into the quarter-finals on Monday....

 2020-01-27 10:01 

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How the world discovered the Nazi death camps...

Images of what the Allies found when they liberated the first Nazi death camps towards the end of World War II brought the horror of the Holocaust to global attention....

 2020-01-27 09:58 

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Bolton says Trump wanted to tie Ukraine aid to probe: report...

Former national security advisor John Bolton alleges in a book draft that President Donald Trump wanted to freeze Ukrainian military aid until Kiev investigated his political rivals, The New York Times reported Sunday....

 2020-01-27 09:58 

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How the world discovered the Nazi death camps...

Images of what the Allies found when they liberated the first Nazi death camps towards the end of World War II brought the horror of the Holocaust to global attention....

 2020-01-27 09:46 

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China virus toll spikes despite massive lockdown...

The toll from China's viral epidemic spiked on Monday to 80 dead with hundreds of new infections despite unprecedented quarantines and travel lockdowns, as foreign governments scrambled to help their trapped citizens.With the coronavirus also expandin...

 2020-01-27 09:46 

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Bolton says Trump wanted to tie Ukraine aid to probe: report...

Former national security advisor John Bolton alleges in a book draft that President Donald Trump wanted to freeze Ukrainian military aid until Kiev investigated his political rivals, The New York Times reported Sunday....

 2020-01-27 09:44 

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McEnroe blasts 'homophobic' Court ahead of Grand Slam honour...

John McEnroe blasted fellow tennis great Margaret Court's "offensive and homophobic" views on Monday as the Australian Open prepared to mark 50 years since her calendar-year Grand Slam....

 2020-01-27 09:32 

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Oil, equities hit by fears over economic impact of deadly virus...

Fears over the global economic impact of the deadly China virus sent oil prices plunging more than two percent on Monday to extend last week's sell-off, while safe-haven assets including the yen and gold rallied.The outbreak has led to the cancellatio...

 2020-01-27 09:32 

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China virus toll spikes despite massive lockdown...

The toll from China's viral epidemic spiked on Monday to 80 dead with hundreds of new infections despite unprecedented quarantines and travel lockdowns, as foreign governments scrambled to help their trapped citizens.With the coronavirus also expandin...

 2020-01-27 09:29 

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Nine people dead in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash...

Nine people were killed in the helicopter crash that claimed the life of NBA star Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Los Angeles officials confirmed on Sunday.Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti confirmed that Bryant's daughter Gianna was among the...

 2020-01-27 09:14 

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Chinese fans grieve for NBA superstar Kobe Bryant...

NBA star Kobe Bryant's death triggered an outpouring of grief on Monday in China, where he was beloved by fans, with a hashtag of the news drawing more than a billion views....

 2020-01-27 08:47 

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Saudi fans navigate Gulf rift to keep sport on screens...

Diehard Barcelona fan Abdulrahman had to find a creative way to keep watching football matches -- paying his subscription via Kuwait to dodge a diplomatic rift between Riyadh and Doha that separates Saudis from their favourite sports.To meet that demand, ...

 2020-01-27 08:47 

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Kobe's relentless spirit inspired NBA fans, players...

Kobe Bryant used a ferocious competitiveness and uncanny shooting touch to become an NBA icon, leaving behind a legacy that has influenced the newest generation of league talent and fans worldwide....

 2020-01-27 08:47 

AFP

Oil, equities hit by fears over economic impact of deadly virus...

Fears over the global economic impact of the deadly China virus sent oil prices plunging more than two percent on Monday to extend last week's sell-off, while safe-haven assets including the yen and gold rallied.The outbreak has led to the cancellatio...

 2020-01-27 08:44 

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Nine people dead in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash...

Nine people were killed in the helicopter crash that claimed the life of NBA star Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Los Angeles officials confirmed on Sunday.Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti confirmed that Bryant's daughter Gianna was among the...

 2020-01-27 08:35 

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NBA legend Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash...

NBA legend Kobe Bryant died Sunday when a helicopter he was riding in crashed and burst into flames in thick fog, killing all nine people on board including his teenage daughter and plunging the sports world into mourning.Bryant, a five-time NBA champion ...

 2020-01-27 08:35 

AFP

Saudi fans navigate Gulf rift to keep sport on screens...

Diehard Barcelona fan Abdulrahman had to find a creative way to keep watching football matches -- paying his subscription via Kuwait to dodge a diplomatic rift between Riyadh and Doha that separates Saudis from their favourite sports.To meet that demand, ...

 2020-01-27 08:35 

AFP

Saudi fans navigate Gulf rift to keep sport on screens...

Diehard Barcelona fan Abdulrahman had to find a creative way to keep watching football matches -- paying his subscription via Kuwait to dodge a diplomatic rift between Riyadh and Doha that separates Saudis from their favourite sports.To meet that demand, ...

 2020-01-27 08:26 

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Bryant's death sends shockwaves through NBA and beyond...

Kobe Bryant's laserlike focus and sublime skills were remembered Sunday by NBA colleagues, fans and athletes he inspired as they absorbed the shock of his death at the age of 41."The world lost a legend today, but the impact and legacy he leaves b...

 2020-01-27 08:22 

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Grammys gala begins with love letter to late NBA star Kobe Bryant...

The 2020 Grammys kicked off Sunday with an emotional tribute to the late NBA legend Kobe Bryant, whose sudden death in a helicopter crash left Los Angeles in tears on music's marquee night."He would want us to keep the vibrations high," Keys l...

 2020-01-27 08:22 

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NBA legend Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash...

NBA legend Kobe Bryant died Sunday when a helicopter he was riding in crashed and burst into flames in thick fog, killing all nine people on board including his teenage daughter and plunging the sports world into mourning.Bryant, a five-time NBA champion ...

 2020-01-27 08:11 

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Ruthless Halep races into Australian Open quarter-finals...

Two-time Grand Slam champion Simona Halep surged into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Monday with a straight-sets victory over 16th seed Elise Mertens....

 2020-01-27 08:11 

AFP

Grammys gala begins with love letter to late NBA star Kobe Bryant...

The 2020 Grammys kicked off Sunday with an emotional tribute to the late NBA legend Kobe Bryant, whose sudden death in a helicopter crash left Los Angeles in tears on music's marquee night."He would want us to keep the vibrations high," Keys l...

 2020-01-27 08:11 

AFP

NBA legend Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash...

NBA legend Kobe Bryant died Sunday when a helicopter he was riding in crashed and burst into flames in thick fog, killing all nine people on board including his teenage daughter and plunging the sports world into mourning.Bryant, a five-time NBA champion ...

 2020-01-27 08:10 

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Ruthless Halep races into Australian Open quarter-finals...

Two-time Grand Slam champion Simona Halep surged into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Monday with a straight-sets victory over 16th seed Elise Mertens....

 2020-01-27 08:10 

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Salvini's League fails to topple Italy govt in regional vote: exit polls...

Italy's populist leader Matteo Salvini appeared to have failed in his bid to win a key regional election and topple the country's fragile coalition government, according to exit polls late Sunday.The candidate of former premier Silvio Berlusconi&#...

 2020-01-27 08:10 

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Federer wary of Sandgren as Djokovic semi looms...

Roger Federer has faced most top players on tour but never his Australian Open quarter-final opponent Tenny Sandgren, and he is wary of the American as he attempts to set up a potential last-four clash against Novak Djokovic."Obviously it's a huge...

 2020-01-27 08:09 

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Salvini's League fails to topple Italy govt in regional vote: exit polls...

Italy's populist leader Matteo Salvini appeared to have failed in his bid to win a key regional election and topple the country's fragile coalition government, according to exit polls late Sunday.The candidate of former premier Silvio Berlusconi&#...

 2020-01-27 08:09 

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White-hot looks, strapless gowns and crazy nails at the Grammys...

Twenty years ago, Jennifer Lopez shut down the Grammys red carpet with her now legendary barely-there Versace green dress, open to her navel, that sent the internet into a full meltdown. How can anyone beat that?Breakout star Lizzo arrived early and ready...

 2020-01-27 08:03 

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China virus toll spikes despite massive lockdown...

The toll from China's viral epidemic spiked on Monday to 80 dead with hundreds of new infections despite unprecedented quarantines and travel lockdowns, as foreign governments scrambled to help their trapped citizens.Cases have been reported as far af...

 2020-01-27 08:03 

AFP

White-hot looks, strapless gowns and crazy nails at the Grammys...

Twenty years ago, Jennifer Lopez shut down the Grammys red carpet with her now legendary barely-there Versace green dress, open to her navel, that sent the internet into a full meltdown. How can anyone beat that?Breakout star Lizzo arrived early and ready...

 2020-01-27 07:39 

AFP

Ruthless Halep races into Australian Open quarter-finals...

Two-time Grand Slam champion Simona Halep surged into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Monday with a straight-sets victory over 16th seed Elise Mertens....

 2020-01-27 07:33 

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'That's my guy': fans pay tribute to NBA legend Kobe Bryant...

Hundreds of fans gathered Sunday outside the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles to pay tribute to NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash that stunned the sports world and beyond."Kobe goes beyond basketball," Gardio said, ad...

 2020-01-27 07:33 

AFP

Nine people dead in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash...

Nine people were killed in the helicopter crash which claimed the life of NBA star Kobe Bryant and his 13 year old daughter, Los Angeles officials confirmed on Sunday.Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti confirmed that Bryant's daughter Gianna was among th...

 2020-01-27 07:33 

AFP

China virus toll spikes despite massive lockdown...

The toll from China's viral epidemic spiked on Monday to 80 dead with hundreds of new infections despite unprecedented quarantines and travel lockdowns, as foreign governments scrambled to help their trapped citizens.Cases have been reported as far af...

 2020-01-27 07:24 

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'Tonight is for Kobe': Lizzo dedicates Grammys to late NBA legend...

Top nominee Lizzo kicked off the 2020 Grammys on Sunday with a tribute to the late basketball legend Kobe Bryant, before launching into a rousing medley of her hits....

 2020-01-27 07:24 

AFP

'That's my guy': fans pay tribute to NBA legend Kobe Bryant...

Hundreds of fans gathered Sunday outside the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles to pay tribute to NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash that stunned the sports world and beyond."Kobe goes beyond basketball," Gardio said, ad...

 2020-01-27 07:01 

AFP

Kobe's relentless spirit inspired NBA fans, players...

Kobe Bryant used a ferocious competitiveness and uncanny shooting touch to become an NBA icon, leaving behind a legacy that has influenced the newest generation of league talent and fans worldwide....

 2020-01-27 07:01 

AFP

'Tonight is for Kobe': Lizzo dedicates Grammys to late NBA legend...

Top nominee Lizzo kicked off the 2020 Grammys on Sunday with a tribute to the late basketball legend Kobe Bryant, before launching into a rousing medley of her hits....

 2020-01-27 07:01 

AFP

NBA legend Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash...

NBA legend Kobe Bryant died Sunday when a helicopter he was riding in crashed and burst into flames in thick fog, killing all nine people on board including his teenage daughter and plunging the sports world into mourning.Bryant was a five-time NBA champi...

 2020-01-27 07:00 

AFP

'That's my guy': fans pay tribute to NBA legend Kobe Bryant...

Hundreds of fans gathered Sunday outside the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles to pay tribute to NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash that stunned the sports world and beyond."Kobe goes beyond basketball," Gardio said, ad...

 2020-01-27 06:50 

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Three rockets hit US embassy in protest-hit Iraqi capital...

Three rockets slammed into the US embassy in Iraq's capital on Sunday in the first direct hit reported after months of close calls, as thousands of protesters kept up anti-government sit-ins across the country.The attack took place earlier in the day ...

 2020-01-27 06:50 

AFP

Kobe's relentless spirit inspired NBA fans, players...

Kobe Bryant used a ferocious competitiveness and uncanny shooting touch to become an NBA icon, leaving behind a legacy that has influenced the newest generation of league talent and fans worldwide....

 2020-01-27 06:39 

AFP

Nine people dead in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash: official...

Nine people were killed in the helicopter crash which claimed the life of NBA star Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Los Angeles officials confirmed on Sunday....

 2020-01-27 06:39 

AFP

Three rockets hit US embassy in protest-hit Iraqi capital...

Three rockets slammed into the US embassy in Iraq's capital on Sunday in the first direct hit reported after months of close calls, as thousands of protesters kept up anti-government sit-ins across the country.The attack took place earlier in the day ...

 2020-01-27 06:39 

AFP

Kobe's relentless spirit inspired NBA fans, players...

Kobe Bryant used a ferocious competitiveness and uncanny shooting touch to become an NBA icon, leaving behind a legacy that has influenced the newest generation of league talent and fans worldwide....

 2020-01-27 06:25 

AFP

China death toll spikes to 80, over 2,700 cases confirmed...

China said on Monday that the death toll from a deadly viral outbreak spiked to 80 as the hard-hit epicentre province of Hubei suffered 24 new fatalities, while total confirmed cases nationwide rose sharply to 2,744....

 2020-01-27 06:25 

AFP

Nine people dead in Kobe Bryant helicopter crash: official...

Nine people were killed in the helicopter crash which claimed the life of NBA star Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Los Angeles officials confirmed on Sunday....

 2020-01-27 06:20 

AFP

Liverpool held at Shrewsbury as Man Utd, Man City cruise in FA Cup...

Liverpool let a 2-0 lead slip as League One Shrewsbury earned a FA Cup fourth round replay at Anfield thanks to a 2-2 draw, whilst Manchester United and Manchester City cruised into the fifth round on Sunday.United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was badly in n...

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