Sierra Leone’s president declares rape a ‘national emergency’

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Bet on bitcoin as an insurance policy against ‘irresponsible’ government, crypto bull says

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A 6-year-old girl with cancer is fulfilling her dream of becoming a police officer

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From slums to sevens, Kenya’s rugby Lionesses defy odds

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Fire at training ground of Brazilian club Flamengo — 10 dead

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Kamala Harris scores key South Carolina campaign aide

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First on CNN: Kellyanne Conway describes alleged assault in a restaurant in October by...

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Florida high school student has dropped her fight to validate her SAT score

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A short history of the elevator

Read more unknown and curious design origin stories here. The first passenger elevator got off to a slow start. Installed in 1857 at the Haughwout Department Store in New York, it was...

Toyota is growing in China as its global rivals stumble

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Three lines and a circle: A brief history of the peace symbol

Read more unknown and curious design origin stories here. On Good Friday 1958, thousands gathered in London's Trafalgar Square to protest nuclear weapons. They were responding to a string of test blasts...

On Brexit, the EU isn’t strong enough to be weak right now

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US awards $8.3 million to Californians who survived the Las Vegas massacre

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After fight over subpoena, Whitaker to testify before House panel Friday

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Ski chief apologizes for praising dictatorships

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Record levels of gold mining are destroying one of the most biodiverse places on...

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The facts around Matt Gaetz’s gun violence claims

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Howard Schultz does not do well in CNN’s new poll

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Why so many brides wear white on their wedding day

Written by Marlen Komar, CNN Read more unknown and curious design origin stories here. Imagine Meghan Markle standing before her dress the night before her wedding, considering. Instead of a white column of...

5 things to know for February 8: Politics, abortion law, Jeff Bezos, Frank Robinson

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2nd snow storm to hit Seattle this week. Residents urged to cancel weekend plans

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Russia Paralympics ban to be lifted

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Concorde’s ‘droop nose’ will rise again for the plane’s 50th anniversary

(CNN) — Fifteen years after it last flew, supersonic airplane Concorde's distinctive drooping nose is back in action. Since its final landing in 2003, Alpha Foxtrot (the final Concorde model to be...

Trade fears; Luxury thrives in China; Record loss for Tata Motors

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Hawaii has passed some bold progressive legislation over the past few years

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Greek tragedy and railways: An unexpected history of the red carpet

Read more unknown and curious design origin stories here. It's the ship that launched a thousand beauties, and as old as Helen of Troy herself. But what do we really know about...

As Ireland goes green, rural workers feel punished

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Edinburgh considering tourist tax

(CNN) — Edinburgh is set to become the first city in the UK to impose a tourist tax. These taxes, which attempt to charge visitors to popular destinations additional fees, are an...

Emiliano Sala’s body identified as family pays tribute to footballer

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Man charged with attempted murder after firing at a school bus in Minnesota

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