YouTube bans dangerous or harmful pranks
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YouTube bans dangerous or harmful pranks

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The film Birdbox led to a craze in which people attempt everyday tasks while blindfolded YouTube clips that depict dangerous or emotionally…

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Gillibrand prepares for presidential run
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Gillibrand prepares for presidential run

Image copyright Reuters New York Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has announced her plans for a 2020 presidential run during an appearance on late-night television. She told CBS host…

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The ultrasound scan you can do yourself
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The ultrasound scan you can do yourself

A US company has produced an ultrasound scanner that plugs into an iPhone and costs $2,000 (£1,555).

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El Chapo ‘paid $100m bribe to ex-president’
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El Chapo ‘paid $100m bribe to ex-president’

Image copyright Getty/ EPA Image caption Former Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto (L) and Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán (R) Former Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto accepted a $100m…

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Trump attorney general pick faces grilling
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Trump attorney general pick faces grilling

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption William Barr is Mr Trump's nominee to lead the justice department President Donald Trump's nominee to be US attorney general has vowed…

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Saudi teen: Women ‘treated like slaves’
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Saudi teen: Women ‘treated like slaves’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRahaf Mohammed told Canadian media she'll work in support of women's freedom around the world A Saudi teenager given asylum…

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Republican rebuked over race remarks
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Republican rebuked over race remarks

Image copyright Reuters US Republican Steve King has been stripped of his congressional committee seats over comments he made about white supremacy.Republican leaders in the US House of…

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Historic Brexit deal vote awaited
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Historic Brexit deal vote awaited

Image copyright AFP MPs are preparing to vote on whether to back Theresa May's deal for leaving the European Union. The so-called "meaningful vote" will take place later…

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Canadian’s death sentence ‘horrific’
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Canadian’s death sentence ‘horrific’

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Robert Lloyd Schellenberg was sentenced to jail last year but had his case suddenly reviewed The family of a Canadian man who…

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Dad builds igloo for disabled daughter
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Dad builds igloo for disabled daughter

Image copyright Daniel Thoms Image caption "We try to live a life where we include our disabled children", says Gregg Eichhorn A dad from the US state of…

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