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Apple starts selling refurb iPhones through its online store

If you’ve ever wanted to buy an iPhone straight from Apple but thought that brand new unlocked models were out of your reach, you’re in luck. Apple has started selling refurbished iPhones in its US online store, with hefty discounts depending on what you want to buy. An unlocked 16GB iPhone 6s is selling for $449, or $80 off the …

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Rome’s First Female Mayor In Almost 3,000 Years

After being ruled by men for thousands of years, Rome elects lawyer Virginia Raggi as its new leader. Rome has elected its first female mayor in its more than two-and-a-half millennia of existence. Virginia Raggi, an anti-establishment candidate who entered politics only five years ago, won 67.2% of the vote, defeating Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi’s candidate in the two-person …

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Boxing legend Muhammad Ali dies aged 74

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74, a family spokesman has said. The former world heavyweight boxing champion, one of the world’s best-known sportsmen, died at a hospital in the US city of Phoenix in Arizona state after being admitted on Thursday. He was suffering from a respiratory illness, a condition that was complicated by Parkinson’s …

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Iranian actress Taraneh Alidoosti’s tattoo drags her to social media storm

Tattoo sneaking from under her sleeve after returning from the Cannes Film Festival By AFP Iranian actress Taraneh Alidoosti (L) has found herself at the centre of a dispute over feminism in the Islamic republic after cameras appeared to capture a ‘women power’ symbol tattooed on her arm. Her tattoo was seen sneaking from under her sleeve this week as …

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Bees chase car for 2 days to rescue queen

(CNN)This is the story of a ferocious army determined to rescue their queen from a metal fortress Or, viewed another way, a swarm of bees who, for two days, followed their queen bee trapped inside a Mitsubishi Outlander. Either way, it makes for a good tale. The Outlander belongs to Carol Howarth, a 68-year-old grandmother, who had no idea she’d …

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Angelina Jolie to teach at London School of Economics

LONDON (AP) — Oscar-winning actress and activist Angelina Jolie has been appointed a visiting professor at one of Britain’s most prestigious universities. The London School of Economics announced Monday that Jolie will be working with students studying for a master’s degree in Women, Peace and Security. Among others appointed to teach the course is former British Foreign Secretary William Hague. …

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How To Have Fun With Nerf Guns This Summer

Have A Helium-Powered Shoot-Out Set up four or five helium-inflated balloons and paint them with silly faces. Use these for target practice. You want them secured to the ground with strings and weights before you let your children attack the targets with their Nerf darts. Play Nerf Gun Freeze Tag Use the traditional rules for freeze tag but tag with …

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Easy Strategies to Build Muscles for Skinny Individuals!

1. Take carbohydrates as pre-workout Timing of your meals is important. Eating carbohydrates right after workout may not be the best idea. On the other hand, carbohydrate rich meals such as pasta can be considered a good pre-workout meal. What this pre-workout meal does is to spare the protein in your system. Carbohydrates provide ATP to prevent muscle catabolism. But …

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Australian woman dies on Everest descent

Dr Strydom had been travelling in Nepal for more than a month with her husband and 10 other climbers. The 34-year-old was on her way down from Camp 4 to Camp 3 when she fell ill and died on Saturday afternoon, Pasang Phurba Sherpa, a board director at Seven Summit Treks, said. “After reaching the summit yesterday she said she …

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Suspect in custody after active shooting at the White House

US Secret Service officers shot a male suspect near a security checkpoint close to the White House after he apparently brandished a weapon, a law enforcement source told CNN. The suspect was shot in the abdomen and taken into custody, according to two sources familiar with the incident. President Barack Obama was not at the White House, and Vice President …

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