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Nigerian man arrested in Cambodia for defrauding Vietnamese woman of $356,000

Remigius Duru Okonkwo, 43, has been arrested and arraigned before a Phnom Penh court, in Cambodia, for allegedly defrauding a Vietnamese businesswoman, Darg Mai Nga, of $356,000. According to Darg Mai Nga, she met the suspect...

Queen Elizabeth’s cousin to have the first gay royal wedding?

There’s another royal wedding in the works, but it’s the first same-sex marriage in the extended royal family, according to the UK's Daily Mail. Queen Elizabeth’s cousin, Lord Ivar Mountbatten has announced that he will...
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Audi boss arrested over diesel scandal

The chief executive of German carmaker Audi, Rupert Stadler, has been arrested in connection with an investigation into the diesel emissions scandal. A spokesman for Volkswagen, which owns Audi, confirmed he had been arrested on...
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Woman yelling ‘Allahu akbar’ slashes two with blade in France

Two people were hurt in a town in southern France on Sunday when a veiled woman shouting "Allahu akbar" (God is greatest) attacked them in a supermarket with a boxcutter knife, prosecutors said. A customer...
Paul Manafort

Donald Trump’s former campaign manager jailed for alleged witness tampering

Paul Manafort, the former campaign manager for Donald Trump, has had his bail revoked by a Washington DC judge and has been ordered to jail pending trial. Robert Mueller, who is investigating alleged Russian election...
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Trump administration imposes 25% tariff on Chinese goods

Trump administration has slapped 25% tariffs on $50bn worth of Chinese goods, accusing Beijing of intellectual copyright theft. In a statement on Friday, President Donald Trump said the measures will affect Chinese goods "that contain...
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World Cup: Nigerian children trafficked to Russia rescued

A group of children being trafficked to Russia have been rescued, according to a Nigerian government agency. The Nigerian authorities say that nine girls and one boy who were taken to the Russian capital of...
Uber to use AI

Uber to use AI to identify drunk passengers

Uber is turning to artificial intelligence (AI) to know when a rider has had too much drink. The ride-sharing giant has published a patent application to identify drunk passengers. It describes an algorithm that will weigh a variety...
Jamaican lottery winner

Jamaican lottery winner shows up in emoji mask to accept $180 million prize

A Jamaican lottery winner from Trelawny who won a whopping sum of $180 million in Jamaican dollars wore a big, yellow, emoji mask that covered the entire front of her head to protect her identify. The woman, identified...
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Canada set to be first G7 country to legalise marijuana nationwide

Canada is set to be the first G7 country to legalise recreational marijuana across the country this week after the country's senators successfully passed the Cannabis Act. Canadian senators passed the Cannabis Act by 56 votes to...

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