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US may sign eight-week abortion ban into law

  Missouri’s Republican governor could sign a law as early as this week banning abortion in the Midwestern state after the eighth week of pregnancy, part of a wave of restrictions aimed at driving a challenge of abortion to the U.S. Supreme Court.Republican Governor Mike...

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21 details you might have missed ‘Game of Thrones’ final episode

Among all the dizzying turns and check-ins with the many remaining survivors, there were multiple references and smaller moments slipped into the script and set staging. Keep reading for a look at all the details you might have missed on Sunday’s final episode of “Game...

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FIFA drops plans for 48-team 2022 World Cup

FIFA shelved a proposed expansion of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar to 48 teams on Wednesday, dealing a blow to the world football body’s president Gianni Infantino. The 2022 tournament in the Gulf state will now be played with 32 nations taking part. FIFA...

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‘John Wick 3’ Knocks Down ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Earth’s Mightiest Heroes put up a good fight, but John Wick put at end to the three-week box office reign of “Avengers: Endgame.” Propelled by positive reviews, “John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum” beat expectations with a debut of $57 million (£49 million) from 3,850...

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Billionaire pledges to pay student loans

Billionaire investor and philanthropist Robert F. Smith was giving the commencement speech at Morehouse College in Atlanta on Sunday, when he deviated from his prepared remarks to make an announcement: ‘‘My family is going to create a grant to eliminate your student loans!’’ ‘‘Everyone started...

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Man finds $100,000 gold nugget

An Australian man has unearthed a 1.4kg (49oz) gold nugget with a metal detector while wandering in a Western Australia gold fields, say locals. A shop in Kalgoorlie shared pictures of the rock online, estimated to be worth A$100,000 (£54,000; $69,000). The unidentified man was...

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US embassy sets strict visa application rules for Nigerians

The United States (US) Embassy in Nigeria has tightened visa renewal and application rules for Nigerians. The Embassy has announced that it is no longer accepting visa renewal applications via international courier service DHL. A statement posted on their official Twitter page said Nigerians seeking...

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Ramadan: Police arrest 80 people for eating

© Provided by Genesis Media Police arrest 80 people for eating during Holy month of Ramadan fast Eighty people accused of eating in public in the holy month of Ramadan were briefly detained by the Islamic Sharia police in northern Nigeria’s Kano state. The Islamic...

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Gospel artiste commits suicide in Nigeria

A gospel artiste with the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Michael Arowosaiye, has allegedly committed suicide. Arowosaiye, who regularly performed at RCCG programmes, was said to have committed the suicide using his belt on Tuesday at his Sunnyvale Estate residence, Lokogoma District, Abuja. It was...

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Man climbs Everest for the 23rd time, breaking own record

© AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha In this April 4, 2019 photo. Record holding Sherpa guide, Kami Rita speaks with the Associated Press in Kathmandu, Nepal. Kami Rita Sherpa broke his own record as he scaled Mt Everest for the 23rd time on Wednesday morning. Mingma Sherpa,...