‘We will always choose to venture into the wilderness’: How one mushing family is keeping the ‘last great race’ alive in remote Alaska
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‘We will always choose to venture into the wilderness’: How one mushing family is keeping the ‘last great race’ alive in remote Alaska

On the ride down towards the Kenai Peninsula, everything draws your eye skywards, as white-capped mountains jut up towards the never-ending blue. Yet, as the truck swings round…

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Romanian minister sacked over teen murder comments
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Romanian minister sacked over teen murder comments

Alexandra Macesanu murder: Minister sacked over ‘deeply wrong’ remarks 2 August 2019 Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-49210168…

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New nuclear pact ‘should include China and Russia’
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New nuclear pact ‘should include China and Russia’

INF nuclear treaty: Trump says new pact should include China 3 August 2019 Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window…

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Whaley Bridge flooding: Boris Johnson visits evacuated villagers amid race to stop dam bursting
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Whaley Bridge flooding: Boris Johnson visits evacuated villagers amid race to stop dam bursting

Boris Johnson has visited residents evacuated from Whaley Bridge, a Derbyshire town near the Toddbrook Reservoir, which is at risk of being wiped out if the dam collapses.…

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Brexit Party standing against Conservatives would be ‘massive own goal’, warns Tory Brexiteer after by-election defeat
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Brexit Party standing against Conservatives would be ‘massive own goal’, warns Tory Brexiteer after by-election defeat

The Brexit Party fielding candidates against the Conservatives would be a "massive own goal", a former Tory minister has warned. Steve Baker, a vocal Eurosceptic who served as a Brexit minister…

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Lionel Messi: Argentina forward banned from international football for three months
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Lionel Messi: Argentina forward banned from international football for three months

Messi and Argentina repeatedly criticised the refereeing at the Copa America and the use of VARArgentina captain Lionel Messi has been banned from international football for three months…

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Half of Ebola cases in DR Congo ‘unidentified’
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Half of Ebola cases in DR Congo ‘unidentified’

Half of Ebola cases in DR Congo 'unidentified' 2 August 2019 Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-49212116 Read…

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Emails show Stephen Miller pressed hard to limit green cards
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Emails show Stephen Miller pressed hard to limit green cards

White House senior adviser Stephen Miller's previously undisclosed emails could raise legal questions about whether the public charge rule was rushed to completion. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images immigration…

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John Ratcliffe won’t be Trump’s next national intelligence director
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John Ratcliffe won’t be Trump’s next national intelligence director

Rep. John Ratcliffe wrote that he is "withdrawing from consideration" and has "asked the President to nominate someone other than me" for the role. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images…

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Space agency chief out amid deforestation row
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Space agency chief out amid deforestation row

Brazil deforestation row: Space research head Galvão out 2 August 2019 Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-49212115 Read…

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