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Coming out canceled: 'Gay footballer' deletes Twitter account as hoax debate rages

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 11:56
An anonymous footballer who says he plays in the English Championship has backtracked on his supposed plans to come out as homosexual on Wednesday, saying that he is "not strong enough" to follow through with his intention.
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China to build 'world-class' military in new strategy as US 'stirs up rivalry' between major powers

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 11:22
The US erodes global security and seeks “absolute superiority,” but Beijing won’t follow the “beaten track” of big powers in seeking hegemony, focusing instead on having a “world-class” army, says a new Chinese military document.
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EU hit list: Brussels threatens to tax $40 billion worth of US goods if Trump targets European cars

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 11:19
The European Union will retaliate with extra duties on €35 billion ($39.1 billion) worth of US goods if Washington imposes punitive tariffs on European-made cars, the bloc’s trade chief has warned.
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BoJo the reincarnation of British comedian Benny Hill? New PM’s pose prompts amusing comparison

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 11:14
Could the 1970s British ‘slapstick’ comedian Benny Hill, famous for his iconic chase scenes with scantily clad women, have been reincarnated as Boris Johnson? The new British PM’s pose has raised the possibility on social media.
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JP Morgan says dump US dollar as its century of global dominance coming to end

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 11:05
The US dollar will struggle to remain the top international currency in the coming decades as the rising power of Asian economies is set to undermine its leading position, Wall Street bank JPMorgan Chase has predicted.
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Messi handed 1-game ban, $1.5K fine for Argentina red card… but ‘corruption’ rant case still open

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 11:00
Lionel Messi has been banned for one game and fined $1,500 for the red card he received against Chile at the Copa America, but officials are reportedly still investigating “corruption” comments he made about tournament organizers.
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Russian guitarist repays stunning Metallica tribute with epic cover of ‘Enter Sandman’ (VIDEO)

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 10:53
Legendary Soviet-era guitarist and founding member of rock band ‘Kino’ Yuri Kasparyan, gave an epic nod to American metal gods Metallica, with a powerful, orchestral version of their hit song ‘Enter Sandman’ at their Moscow gig.
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No sweet deal: EU food authority found hiding health risks of world’s top sweetener

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 09:59
The world’s favorite artificial sweetener may pose severe health risks, University of Sussex researchers have found. They claim that the European food authority has been bottling up the alarming data for a while.
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Flesh-eating ‘Obama worm’ invading Europe through Spain, threatens local ecosystem

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 09:48
A 7cm-long flatworm with hundreds of eyes along the length of its body has been accidentally imported from South America and is now threatening soil quality and local wildlife in Spain, with possibly more drastic consequences.
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Closer than the Moon: 3 giant asteroids will whizz by Earth on Wednesday

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 08:39
Three massive asteroids are expected to pass by Earth today, with one of the approaching space rocks flying closer to our planet than the Moon, NASA has warned.
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Paper war: Goldman Sachs prefers Japanese yen to gold

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 08:26
Investors looking at haven assets to protect against a risk-off shock should find the Japanese currency the yen a cheaper option than gold, Goldman Sachs has said.
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Must-see or much ado? Mueller testimony in Congress to rehash ‘Russiagate’

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 06:19
Americans who somehow missed the ‘Russiagate’ book can now see the movie adaptation, namely former special counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony before two committees of Congress. A must-see event, or much ado about nothing?
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‘Nessie can’t hide from us all!’ Cryptid-hunters plan to storm Loch Ness, inspired by ‘Area 51 raid’

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 05:44
Adventurers who survive the planned (?) raid on Area 51 can upgrade to bigger prey the next day: an event to “Storm Loch Ness” has attracted tens of thousands of monster-hunters with the tagline “Nessie can’t hide from us all!”
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ANYONE can be re-identified from ‘anonymous data’, researchers claim & let you TEST it

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 04:14
Online services that claim to anonymize users’ personal data aren’t as secure as we think, according to researchers who found over 99 percent of people can be identified from a handful of supposedly anonymous data points.
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#RespectThePolice order backfires after cathartic VIDEOS of soaked cops go viral

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 02:29
Viral videos showing New York police getting doused in water have prompted an investigation - and a flood of derisive tweets after authorities' plea to "respect the police" appeared to add insult to years of police-abuse injury.
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9yo girl tossed into the air by giant buffalo in Yellowstone Park (DISTURBING VIDEO)

Russia Today - Wed, 2019-07-24 02:23
A nine-year-old girl has miraculously survived a potentially deadly encounter with a bison in Yellowstone National Park after being attacked and tossed into the air by the wild animal.
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