Tuesday, June 2, 2020

China opens world’s longest glass-bottomed bridge

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Tourists who suffer from vertigo need not apply. The world's highest and longest glass-bottomed bridge opened Saturday in China's spectacular Zhangjiajie mountains -- the...

‘Bible burning’ Ugandan pastor summoned by court

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A controversial Ugandan pastor, Aloysius Bugingo, has been summoned by a court in the capital, Kampala to defend himself against allegations that he burned...

Breaking: Former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak dies

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Hosni Mubarak, Egypt's president for almost 30 years who stepped down after a popular revolution in 2011, has died. He was 91. State television reported...

Hoverboard booth raided at CES

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US marshals have raided a Chinese hoverboard-maker's stand at the CES tech show in Las Vegas. The officials confiscated all the company's one-wheeled vehicles and...

UN warns of ‘legal limbo’ in Europe

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Thousands of refugees could be left in "legal limbo" as European countries adopt different border rules to deal with the record influx of migrants,...

6 Tech-Savvy ways to boost your sports game

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Since the birth of the VHS tape, video has been an important tool for athletes of all levels. American League designated hitters have long...

Clinton and Sanders clash one-on-one

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Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders have clashed over Wall Street and foreign policy, in the Democratic presidential candidates' first one-on-one debate. Mrs Clinton cast him...

Bundles of banknotes seized at Nigeria’s Kaduna airport

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Large sacks containing bundles of "crispy" banknotes worth a total of $155,000 (£130,000) have been seized at a Nigerian airport, officials say. The cash, in...

Mozambique baggage handlers filmed opening bags

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An airport security firm is to lose its contract serving Mozambique's airports after its staff were caught on camera rifling through passengers' bags. Footage filmed...

Burkina Faso trial of 2015 attempted coup plotters begin

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The trial began Tuesday for 84 people accused of masterminding a 2015 coup attempt in Burkina Faso, with the West African nation's capital under...