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The chants, directed at non-white Democratic congresswomen, have been rebuked by some Republicans. Read the whole story at BBC News

Huff Post – Russia has successfully launched a new telescope into space, marking a major milestone for the country’s space science program — and potentially paving the...

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Harper’s Bazaar UK – In February of next year, a landmark exhibition of Christian Louboutin’s designswill open at Paris’s Palais de la Porte Dorée—and for fashion...

The disease has killed more than 1,600 people in the African state of DR Congo. Read the whole story at BBC News

EcoWatch – On July 8, President Trump hosted a White House event to unabashedly tout his truly abysmal environmental record. The following day, coincidentally, marked the...

Phys.org – Climate action without careful planning and reform can be costly—but a new study shows that the benefits of global action on climate largely...

Futurity – A new study is the first to seek input from people with common mental health issues on how diagnostic guidelines describe their disorders....

Voice of America – A major immigration policy shift took effect Tuesday to deny asylum to anyone who shows up on the Mexican border after...

German Ursula von der Leyen will replace Jean-Claude Juncker on 1 November after a close vote. Read the whole story at BBC News

The British author of a 50-year-old message in a bottle that washed up on an Australian beach has been found – and is at sea...

Vogue UK – Good morning, wannabe Upper East Siders. Joshua Safran, the showrunner of the CW’s Gossip Girl, just confirmed that the ultimate guilty pleasure is...

CNN – Massachusetts prosecutors on Wednesday dropped a criminal case against actor Kevin Spacey, a week after a man who accused him of assault pleaded...

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Two peckish penguins were removed twice by police after attempting to nest underneath a sushi shop in New Zealand. Read more at Sky News

Passengers on a busy commuter train to London were held up on Wednesday morning – all because of someone’s hair extensions. Read more at Sky...

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Deutsche Welle – German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen, a member of Merkel’s conservatives, has been confirmed president of the EU Commission. But just...

National Post – The Canadian president of the Ukrainian World Congress, which represents a diaspora of 20 million Ukrainians worldwide, is decrying a Russian decision...

More than one million people who have signed up to raid Area 51 in the hope of seeing evidence of aliens have been warned that...