NRA: New York launches legal action to dissolve powerful US pro-gun organisation

NRA: New York launches legal action to dissolve powerful US pro-gun organisation

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The New York Attorney General has filed a lawsuit to dissolve the National Rifle Association over allegations of financial misconduct.America's most powerful pro-gun organisation has been accused by Letitia James of siphoning millions of dollars from

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Beirut explosion: Lebanon may be at a turning point - but it could take decades to recover from this catastrophe

Beirut explosion: Lebanon may be at a turning point - but it could take decades to recover from this catastrophe

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Lebanon may be at a turning point. If this country is, it will have been borne out of tragedy.A catastrophic event, from which it may take decades to recover from, may be the catalyst for change. At one of Beirut's biggest hospitals, we see a w

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Cycling has to take 'hard look' at itself after Tour of Poland horror crash

Cycling has to take 'hard look' at itself after Tour of Poland horror crash

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The former head of world cycling's governing body says the sport has to take a "hard look" at itself after a horror crash during the Tour of Poland left Dutch cyclist Fabio Jakobsen fighting for his life.Brian Cookson, former president of the UCI, sa

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Coronavirus: Record daily jump in infections takes India's COVID-19 cases above 2m

Coronavirus: Record daily jump in infections takes India's COVID-19 cases above 2m

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India has reported a record daily jump in coronavirus cases, taking the total number of infections in the country above two million.On Friday, officials confirmed that 62,538 new cases had been identified. India is the third worst-affected coun

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Canadian brewery apologises for unwittingly naming beer after Maori word for pubic hair

Canadian brewery apologises for unwittingly naming beer after Maori word for pubic hair

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A Canadian brewery has apologised after unwittingly naming one of its beers after the Maori word for pubic hair.The Hell's Basement brewery in Alberta, western Canada, used the Maori word "huruhuru" to name its "New Zealand hopped pale ale". Me

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Why Republicans are helping Kanye West get on the ballot in some states

Why Republicans are helping Kanye West get on the ballot in some states

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Republicans are helping Kanye West get on the US presidential ballot in some key states, in what could be a bid to take black votes away from Democratic candidate Joe Biden.West's unlikely race to become president saw him qualify for Colorado's ballo

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Beirut explosion: Emmanuel Macron says Lebanon needs new 'political initiative' because of corruption

Beirut explosion: Emmanuel Macron says Lebanon needs new 'political initiative' because of corruption

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Lebanon needs a new "political initiative" as part of its rebuilding process because of corruption in the country, the French president has told Sky News.Emmanuel Macron became the first foreign leader to visit the site of the Beirut explosion on Thu

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Mauritius declares environmental emergency after mass oil spill from grounded tanker

Mauritius declares environmental emergency after mass oil spill from grounded tanker

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A "state of environmental emergency" has been declared in Mauritius after a ship that ran aground off the shores of the Indian Ocean island began spilling tonnes of oil.Satellite images showed a dark slick spreading in the turquoise waters near vulne

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Trump steps up war against TikTok with new executive order

Trump steps up war against TikTok with new executive order

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Donald Trump has signed an executive order banning any US transactions with the Chinese company that owns the video-sharing app TikTok.The order, which will come into effect in 45 days, comes after his administration warned it was stepping up efforts

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Juan Carlos: Spain's former king 'staying at a luxury hotel in Abu Dhabi'

Juan Carlos: Spain's former king 'staying at a luxury hotel in Abu Dhabi'

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Spain's former king Juan Carlos has reportedly been staying at one of the world's most luxurious hotels since fleeing his country amid a corruption scandal.Spanish national daily ABC reported the 82-year-old checked into Abu Dhabi's exclusive Emirate

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