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One in every 108 people on the planet has been displaced

World - 3 hours 9 min ago
More than 70 million people have been forced to flee their homes due to violence or persecution, the United Nations has said, as the global migrant crisis pushed the number of displaced people to a new all-time high.

Vaccines: Low trust in vaccination 'a global crisis'

Science & Nature - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 04:00
The biggest global study into attitudes on immunisation reveals confidence is low in some regions.

What's it like to walk the entire length of China's Great Wall?

World - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 02:35
On a warm spring morning in 1984, Dong Yao-hui and his two young friends, Wu De-yu and Zhang Yuan-hua, pulled on military surplus backpacks and boots and set out on a hike along a stretch of the Great Wall of China.

Why are Nike trainers washing up on beaches?

Science & Nature - Wed, 06/19/2019 - 00:11
From Bermuda and the Azores to Ireland and France, large numbers of shoes are washing ashore.

Paul McCartney wants you to know it's his birthday too

Entertainment - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 21:42
Paul McCartney isn't too shy to let everyone know the significance of June 18.

'Toy Story 4' cast shares their own childhood toy stories

Entertainment - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 21:36
It's been nearly 25 years since "Toy Story" first debuted in theaters and consequently stole my heart as a nine-year-old girl in Atlanta.

Fossil proves hyenas once roamed Canada's Arctic Plains

Science & Nature - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 21:08
A 50-year-old mystery has been solved by scientists who identified the teeth of ancient Arctic hyenas.

The 'Game of Thrones' prequel filming has begun

Entertainment - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 20:00
The world of Westeros is back in the spotlight as filming for the "Game of Thrones" prequel is underway -- and in a location fans know very well.

Iran claims it dealt 'heavy blow' to US 'spy network'

World - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 18:55
Iran's Ministry of Intelligence said on Tuesday that the country has managed to "deal a heavy blow against America's international spy network."

Chris Lane and 'Bachelor' alum Lauren Bushnell are engaged

Entertainment - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 18:39
Looks like Chris Lane doesn't have "Girl Problems" anymore.

'Queer Eye' renewed for two more seasons

Entertainment - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 18:32
"Queer Eye" has been renewed for Seasons 4 and 5.

UK 'likely' to host critical climate conference next year

Science & Nature - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 18:26
The UK is in pole position to host next year's key climate meeting after agreeing a partnership with main rival Italy.

Howie Mandel is always working and that's just the way he likes it

Entertainment - Tue, 06/18/2019 - 18:19
Howie Mandel never takes a vacation unless it involves work. He's happy to take his wife and kids to Hawaii if he's booked a standup gig there, or the whole family will jet to Orlando for three weeks if he's shooting "Deal Or No Deal," just one of several hosting gigs he holds.
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