Massive 'fatberg' to be turned into museum exhibit

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 20:05
What used to be a disgusting subterranean mass of congealed waste -- also known as a fatberg -- will soon be on display at a London museum.

Magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes in Gulf of California - SFGate

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SFGate

Magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes in Gulf of California
SFGate
The United States Geological Survey reports a preliminary magnitude 6.5 earthquake struck in the Gulf of California off of Loreto, Mexico on Friday. The quake hit at 9:17 AM local time at a depth of 16 kilometers. Several people onshore reported to the ...
Quake Rattles Baja CaliforniaNBC Bay Area
Huge 6.5 magnitude earthquake on Gulf of California felt nearly 300 MILES away in MexicoDaily Star
6.3-magnitude earthquake shakes Mexico's Gulf of CaliforniaNational Post

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Peace Hyde is using her public platform

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 19:34
Peace Hyde is using her public platform to create change in Ghana's capital city of Accra.

Culinary whiz Choumicha Chafay brings

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 19:34
Culinary whiz Choumicha Chafay brings her knowledge of Morocco's delicacies to the international audience.

Kenyan entrepreneur Suzie Wokabi has

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 19:34
Kenyan entrepreneur Suzie Wokabi has built her makeup empire specifically for African beauty needs.

The Pyeongchang organizing committee is

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 19:34
The Pyeongchang organizing committee is preparing for all security scenarios ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics. CNN's Paula Hancocks has more.

North Korea plans military parade on eve of the Olympics, diplomats say

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 19:05
The Winter Olympics opening ceremony may not be the only parade North Korea is planning on participating in next month.

Read Fast Facts from CNN about

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 18:51
Read Fast Facts from CNN about WikiLeaks and the trial of Chelsea Manning.

Live stream: Trump makes historic speech at March for Life 2018 - USA TODAY

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Live stream: Trump makes historic speech at March for Life 2018
USA TODAY
President Trump will be the first sitting U.S. president to directly address the March for Life anti-abortion rally in Washington. He will speak live via satellite from the White House Rose Garden on Friday. Previous presidents like Ronald Reagan and ...

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Shirtless Putin takes icy religious plunge, and yes, there are photos - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Shirtless Putin takes icy religious plunge, and yes, there are photos
Washington Post
The president appears healthy. Russian leader Vladimir Putin dipped into frigid waters early Friday at a lake in northwestern Russia to mark the Orthodox observance of the Epiphany, which commemorates the baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River. The ...
Friday Morning BriefingReuters
Shirtless Putin Plunges Into Icy Water for EpiphanyU.S. News & World Report
Bare-chested Putin takes dip in icy lake for EpiphanyFox News
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Space Accidents Fast Facts

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 17:28
Read CNN's Fast Facts about space accidents. The first space-related fatality happened in 1960 when a rocket exploded in Kazakhstan, killing 165 people.

Trump at one year: From 'hopeful' to 'disgusted' - NBCNews.com

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Trump at one year: From 'hopeful' to 'disgusted'
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First Read is your briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter. Video Will Begin In... 3. Play. Facebook · Twitter; Embed. 1 year later, Trump voters reflect (and wish he'd ...
As Trump's first year in office ends, his support base has eroded and the opposition is energizedLos Angeles Times
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Hijab-wearing model stars in L'Oréal hair campaign

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 15:44
L'Oreal Paris is breaking barriers and making history by featuring Amena Khan, a hijab-wearing woman, in a hair campaign.

The two flight attendants had the first

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 14:31
The two flight attendants had the first-ever wedding ceremony officiated by the pope on an airplane.

Watch as drone helps rescue boys caught in 9-foot ocean swell - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Watch as drone helps rescue boys caught in 9-foot ocean swell
Washington Post
In what is being described as a “first,” lifeguards successfully deployed a drone to rescue two boys in trouble while swimming off the eastern coast of Australia Thursday. It was all a bit of serendipity, too. Members of the Australian Lifeguard ...
A Drone Saves Two Swimmers in AustraliaNew York Times
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Australians claim "world first" rescue of stranded swimmers by droneCBS News
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Pushback against populism is working, human rights group says

CNN - Παρ, 19/01/2018 - 14:00
Strong pushback against authoritarian populism in several countries is a cause for hope around the world, according to Human Rights Watch in its annual global report.