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Former MythBusters co-host Grant Imahara dies at 49

A source says he appears to have died from a brain aneurysm.

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Former MythBusters co-host Grant Imahara dies at 49

‘Virus-free’ Turkmenistan halts passenger trains

Health Ministry recommends mask-wearing because of ‘high concentrations of dust’ in the air.

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‘Virus-free’ Turkmenistan halts passenger trains

Virus-hit UK economy shrinks 19% in three months to May

Output however grows by 1.8% in May from April as the government eases restrictions. 

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Virus-hit UK economy shrinks 19% in three months to May

Korean Air chief’s mum gets suspended sentence for assault

Lee Myung-hee’s victims include drivers, housekeepers and construction workers.

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Korean Air chief’s mum gets suspended sentence for assault

China rushes to contain floods after record rainfall

The floods have so far killed 141 people and forced the evacuation of millions others.

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China rushes to contain floods after record rainfall


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UAE’s Mars probe launch delayed

Weather cited as reason; blast-off from Japan centre rescheduled to Friday.

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UAE’s Mars probe launch delayed

US Supreme Court allows first federal executions in 17 years

Former white supremacist Daniel Lewis Lee to be the first federal inmate to be killed in the country since 2003.

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US Supreme Court allows first federal executions in 17 years

Virus spike sparks Sydney pubs clampdown

Covid-19 resurgence worsens in Australia's 2 biggest cities.

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Virus spike sparks Sydney pubs clampdown

Swatch sales down 46% amid pandemic

It suffers net loss of 308 million francs in first half of 2020 against profit of 415 million francs in same period last year.

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Swatch sales down 46% amid pandemic

Singapore confirms another 347 virus cases

Authorities say seven cases are classified as community transmission.

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Singapore confirms another 347 virus cases

Scream inside your heart, Japan roller-coaster riders told

Video of 2 amusement park executives demonstrating how to do just this becomes a roaring success.

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Scream inside your heart, Japan roller-coaster riders told

Chinese trade sees surprise bounce

World's No. 2 economy returns to growth in Q2 following contraction.

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Chinese trade sees surprise bounce

India cops issue thousands of mask fines

Many residents simply can’t get used to face covering, which has been made compulsory in most big cities.

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India cops issue thousands of mask fines

US airline contacts senator photographed maskless

Ted Cruz says he removed face covering during flight only to eat and drink.

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US airline contacts senator photographed maskless

S. Korea virus cases dip under 40

Imported cases putting strain on country's efforts to contain Covid-19.

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S. Korea virus cases dip under 40


N. Zealand opposition chief quits

National Party's Todd Muller says he is 'not best person for the job'.

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N. Zealand opposition chief quits

Scandal-hit Luckin Coffee ousts chairman

Shares in freefall since April after company revealed top executive cooked the books.

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Scandal-hit Luckin Coffee ousts chairman

China calls HK opposition primary a ‘serious provocation’

Beijing says some campaigning may have breached new security law.

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China calls HK opposition primary a ‘serious provocation’

Mystery as Argentine sailors get virus after 35 days at sea

All crew tested negative before leaving port.

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Mystery as Argentine sailors get virus after 35 days at sea

Fed up with quarantine, Bolsonaro to take new virus test

Brazil president says he can't stand the routine of staying at home.

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Fed up with quarantine, Bolsonaro to take new virus test

Body of actress Naya Rivera recovered from lake

No evidence of foul play or suicide found.

19 hours ago

Body of actress Naya Rivera recovered from lake

Ancient Aztec palace ruins found in Mexico City

Floors correspond to open area in palace of ruler Axayacatl, father of Montezuma.

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Ancient Aztec palace ruins found in Mexico City

Poland’s president wins re-election by a hair

Incumbent Andrzej Duda takes 51.03% of Sunday's vote against 48.97% for Warsaw's liberal mayor.

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Poland’s president wins re-election by a hair

Singapore plunges into recession as Q2 shrinks 41%

Govt attributes contraction to 'weak external demand' amid global downturn.

21 hours ago

Singapore plunges into recession as Q2 shrinks 41%

Trudeau ‘sorry’ over controversial charity contract

It paid PM's family large sums of money for speaking engagements.

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Trudeau ‘sorry’ over controversial charity contract