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    YouTuber’s cause against testicular cancer

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 21 — It was 90 minutes of non-stop recording that was eventually whittled down to 11 minutes and 31 seconds. But in that video, YouTuber, filmmaker and Grim...

  • In wealthy Germany, growing up poor is a dead-end street

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    In wealthy Germany, growing up poor is a dead-end street

    BERLIN, April 20 ― Chancellor Angela Merkel touted Germany as a country “in which we live well and happily” during her re-election campaign. But those words ring hollow to...

  • Greyhound racing in Florida may be on its last legs

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    Greyhound racing in Florida may be on its last legs

  • First genetic adaptation to diving discovered in ‘Sea Nomads’

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    First genetic adaptation to diving discovered in ‘Sea Nomads’

  • Kikkoman soy sauce bottle — designed to bring you happiness (VIDEO)

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    Kikkoman soy sauce bottle — designed to bring you happiness (VIDEO)

  • Genovasi spurs creative thinking with coach exchange programme

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    Genovasi spurs creative thinking with coach exchange programme

  • Japan’s Akita dogs melt foreign hearts

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    Japan’s Akita dogs melt foreign hearts

  • Karlie Kloss joins Estee Lauder, tackles first-day nerves in funny video (VIDEO)

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    Karlie Kloss joins Estee Lauder, tackles first-day nerves in funny video (VIDEO)

  • Josephine Skriver is Maybelline’s latest global ambassador

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    Josephine Skriver is Maybelline’s latest global ambassador

  • ‘Artificial mole’ could warn of cancer, study shows

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    ‘Artificial mole’ could warn of cancer, study shows

  • No TV, just go out and play, Belgian kids told (VIDEO)

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    No TV, just go out and play, Belgian kids told (VIDEO)

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    Japan sterilisation victims seek justice

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    Longchamp's new NYC flagship

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    10th anniversary of Fendi's ‘Peekaboo’ bag

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    Female stars dominate Cannes jury

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  • Holey cow! Evidence of Stone Age veterinary ‘surgery’

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    Holey cow! Evidence of Stone Age veterinary ‘surgery’

    PARIS, April 20 — A hole in the skull of a Stone Age cow was likely made by humans about 5,000 years ago, probably by a primitive veterinarian or trainee surgeon, scientists...

  • Half-brother accuses ‘phoney’ Meghan Markle of ‘forgetting’ family

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    Half-brother accuses ‘phoney’ Meghan Markle of ‘forgetting’ family

    LONDON, April 20 — Meghan Markle’s half-brother has accused the royal bride-to-be of forgetting “her roots and her family” and “acting phoney” in a stinging interview...

  • New study links a low testosterone level to chronic disease

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    New study links a low testosterone level to chronic disease

    NEW YORK, April 20 — New US research has found that a lower level of testosterone could have a negative effect on a man’s risk of developing chronic disease. Previous research...

  • Could being obese increase the risk of developing a heart flutter?

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    Could being obese increase the risk of developing a heart flutter?

    NEW YORK, April 20 — New research has found that individuals who are obese are more likely to develop atrial fibrillation, a heart rhythm irregularity which can lead to stroke,...

  • Adidas Women’s reveals its latest bras and tights collection with Danielle Acoff

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    Adidas Women’s reveals its latest bras and tights collection with Danielle Acoff

    NEW YORK, April 20 — Adidas Women’s has unveiled the latest drop in its SS18 bra and tights collection, this time teaming up with yogi Danielle Acoff. After revealing...

  • Exercise boosts survival after heart attack, says study

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    Exercise boosts survival after heart attack, says study

    NEW YORK, April 20 — Exercising after a heart attack may help stave off death for longer, Swedish researchers said yesterday. A study which followed 22,000 heart attack...

  • New York’s ‘Fearless Girl’ statue is moving to stock exchange

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    New York’s ‘Fearless Girl’ statue is moving to stock exchange

    NEW YORK, April 20 — The popular Fearless Girl statue, which has been staring down Wall Street’s Charging Bull since last year, will soon move to face the New York Stock...

  • Prince Harry's exes: The ones that got away

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    Prince Harry's exes: The ones that got away

    LONDON, April 19 — Before he fell for American actress Meghan Markle, Britain's Prince Harry, 33, had several other girlfriends. Here are some of the women who reportedly had a...

  • Eminence becomes first skincare brand to plant 10 million trees

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    Eminence becomes first skincare brand to plant 10 million trees

    NEW YORK, April 20 — Eminence Organic Skin Care is celebrating Earth Day this weekend by becoming the first skincare brand to have planted 10 million trees. The company, which...

  • #IamGay backlash a rare win for China's LGBT community

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    #IamGay backlash a rare win for China's LGBT community

    BEIJING, April 19 — China's gay community scored a victory after a massively popular social media platform reversed a ban on “homosexual” content, but challenges remain in a...

  • Ben Kilham, the American bear whisperer

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    Ben Kilham, the American bear whisperer

    LYME, April 19 ― Stripy and Jake are bear cubs fed by bottle, who frisk around happily. Other bear orphans perch in the trees when Ben Kilham ventures into their enclosure. Meet...

  • Morocco’s child maids suffer like ‘slaves’

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    Morocco’s child maids suffer like ‘slaves’

    RABAT, April 19 ― “Even a pet animal is better treated,” sobs 17-year-old Fatima, one of thousands of young girls exploited and too often abused while working as housemaids...

  • At 96, Mexican woman fulfills dream: Going to high school

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    At 96, Mexican woman fulfills dream: Going to high school

    TUXTLA GUTIERREZ, April 19 — Guadalupe Palacios stands out in her high school class in Mexico, and it is not just because of her gray hair, her deeply creased skin or her 96...

  • Silvia Venturini Fendi and daughters celebrate ‘Peekaboo' bag in 10th anniversary campaign

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    Silvia Venturini Fendi and daughters celebrate ‘Peekaboo' bag in 10th anniversary campaign

    MILAN, April 19 ― Italian fashion house Fendi is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its “Peekaboo” bag with a major digital campaign, reports Women's Wear Daily (WWD),...

  • Great Barrier Reef may never recover from 2016 bleaching event, experts say

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    Great Barrier Reef may never recover from 2016 bleaching event, experts say

    SYDNEY, April 19 ― A new study by Australian researchers suggested it's highly unlikely the Great Barrier Reef will ever fully recover from the bleaching event in 2016, reported...

  • Nasa planet-hunting telescope aboard SpaceX rocket blasts off (VIDEO)

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    Nasa planet-hunting telescope aboard SpaceX rocket blasts off (VIDEO)

    CAPE CANEVARAL, April 19 — A Falcon 9 rocket blasted off yesterday on SpaceX's first high-priority science mission for Nasa, a planet-hunting space telescope whose launch was...

  • Are cannabis-related cosmetics reaching a new high?

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    Are cannabis-related cosmetics reaching a new high?

    NEW YORK, April 19 ― Cult cosmetics brand Milk Makeup caused a stir this week when it announced the imminent launch of a new mascara containing CBD oil. But the beauty brand...

  • Scientists pin down genes responsible for fatal heart condition (VIDEO)

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    Scientists pin down genes responsible for fatal heart condition (VIDEO)

    LONDON, April 19 — Researchers say they have identified genes that are responsible for a fatal heart condition that can only be cured by heart and lung transplants. Pulmonary...

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: A tale of love at first sight

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    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: A tale of love at first sight

    LONDON, April 19 ― It was love at first sight for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who both quickly sensed their brief encounter on a blind date could blossom into something...