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Camp Hill: Three dead, including children, in ‘horrific’ Australia car fire

Three people, including children, have died after a car was allegedly set alight in the Australian…

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Jeff Bezos Earth Fund: How can $10bn fight climate change?

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China is one of the world’s biggest economies. It makes and sells all sorts of products…

The Ugandan village devastated by elephantiasis

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US Election 2020: Meet the voters behind Bloomberg’s surge

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Boy Scouts: A wholesome US institution poisoned by predators

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