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Coronavirus: Biden's $1.9tn Covid relief bill passes House vote

image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionDemonstrators are calling for a rise in the US minimum wage - but it will be difficult to get through CongressPresident Joe Biden's $1.9tn (£1.4tn) relief plan to help Americans during the Covid pandemic has been approved in the House of Representatives.The vote was along partisan lines. Two Democrats joined Republicans -…
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Lady Gaga's dogs found safe after armed robbery

image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionGaga is often accompanied by her dogs at award shows and film premieresLady Gaga's two stolen French bulldogs have been found safe and handed in to police, according to officials.The two dogs, stolen in an armed robbery, have been "reunited" with the singer's representatives, police said.Lady Gaga's dog walker, Ryan Fischer, was…
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Tiger Woods car crash: Golfer 'in good spirits' after latest treatment

image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionTiger Woods was already recovering from a back injury before Tuesday's crashTiger Woods is "in good spirits" after being moved to a new Los Angeles hospital for treatment from injuries he sustained in a car accident.A statement on the golfing champion's Twitter account said he had received successful "follow-up procedures" at the…
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The Dissident: Jamal Khashoggi documentary points finger at Saudi Arabia's crown prince

By Emma JonesEntertainment reporterimage copyrightAltitude Filmsimage captionJamal Khashoggi (right) was a prominent journalist and critic of Saudi Arabia's governmentThe Oscar-winning director of a documentary investigating the murder of Jamal Khashoggi says he does not believe Saudi Arabia's crown prince will ever face formal investigation for his killing.A newly-released US CIA report has implicated Mohammed bin…
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Mourning the sisters killed as they taught handicrafts

By Azizullah KhanBBC Urdu, Peshawarimage copyrightManzoorimage captionAyesha and Irshad were buried, hours after they set out to work one Monday morningAyesha Bibi and Irshad Bibi, who worked teaching handicrafts, were breadwinners for their family. Earlier this week the sisters were killed by gunmen in a former Pakistani tribal area where militancy is once more on…
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Texas weather: Biden visits state amid recovery from deadly cold snap

image copyrightReutersimage captionMr Biden toured the Houston Food Bank, the largest food bank in the nationPresident Joe Biden has travelled to Texas in his first trip to a disaster zone, visiting with workers still reeling from a deadly winter storm."You're doing God's work," Mr Biden told emergency workers in Houston.His visit comes as Texas recovers…