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  • Doctor avoids prison after sexually assaulting patient tethered to machines
    Houston medic Shafeeq Sheikh will serve 10 years’ probationVictim, 32, was assaulted while she was tethered to machinesA Houston doctor who was convicted of sexually assaulting a patient while she was tethered to machines and receiving treatment fo…
    - 11 mins ago, 19 Aug 18, 9:09pm -
  • Morning mail: Turnbull leadership crisis, Trump frenzy, Venezuela exodus
    Monday: Terrible poll numbers put the prime minister under further pressure. Plus: Trump and Giuliani break new rhetorical groundGood morning, this is Richard Parkin bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Monday 20 August. Continue reading.…
    - 18 mins ago, 19 Aug 18, 9:02pm -
  • UK aid minister hails ‘double win’ of heroin crackdown in Tanzania
    Combating drug trade benefits developing nations and UK, says Penny MordauntBritish border agents and the Royal Marines have stopped millions of pounds worth of heroin trade across the western Indian Ocean, where the drug is being transported from Af…
    - 20 mins ago, 19 Aug 18, 9:00pm -
  • Is public support shifting toward a second EU referendum?
    As talk of second referendum grows, here are the key questions on the issuePolls have consistently shown over the past year that Britons do not think Brexit is being managed well, but that had not been matched by any appetite to re-run the referendum…
    - 20 mins ago, 19 Aug 18, 9:00pm -
  • Man arrested after unprovoked hammer attack in London
    Joe Xuereb held on suspicion of attempted murder after two women beaten in Greenwich Police have arrested the main suspect in an unprovoked hammer attack that left a mother and daughter fighting for their lives. Detectives were hunting for Joe Xuereb…
    - 1 hour ago, 19 Aug 18, 8:02pm -
  • Conserving oil no longer necessary for US, says Trump administration
    New policy threatens to undermine decades of campaigns for efficient cars and other conservation programsConserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the US, the Trump administration has declared in a major new policy statement that threate…
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Aug 18, 7:12pm -
  • Trump invokes Nixon and McCarthy in NYT White House counsel report rant
    Don McGahn speaks to Mueller for 30 hours in Russia inquiryPresident calls report ‘fake’ but also confirms its substanceTrump’s ‘good person’ defence could affect Manafort jurorsDonald Trump went on the offensive on Sunday, invoking the spe…
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Aug 18, 7:08pm -
  • UK woman rescued 10 hours after falling from cruise ship in Adriatic
    Woman taken to hospital in Pula, Croatia, after being found in sea A British woman has been rescued after spending 10 hours in the Adriatic Sea at night having fallen from a cruise ship, according to Croatia’s coastguard.The 46-year-old, who gave h…
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Aug 18, 6:26pm -

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  • Korean families separated by war to have rare reunion
    Dozens of elderly and frail South Koreans will meet family members in the North later Monday, nearly seven decades after they were separated by a war that kept the peninsula and their loved ones divided.
    - 10 mins ago, 19 Aug 18, 9:10pm -
  • Imran Khan vows change in first address as Pakistan PM
    Imran Khan made his first speech as Pakistan's prime minister late Sunday, giving a wide-ranging, televised address in which he announced reforms targeting corruption and focusing on human development in the rapidly growing country.
    - 40 mins ago, 19 Aug 18, 8:40pm -
  • Once a top brand Lexar to re-enter flash storage market
    Lexar, a well-known name in digital storage decided to cease operation in 2017. Yet according to an announcement recently in Camerajabber the company is returning to the storage business and will begin producing and shipping flash storage this fall.
    - 1 hour ago, 19 Aug 18, 8:13pm -
  • Five children fighting for life after French blaze: firefighters
    A fire in a residential building near Paris on Sunday left seven people with serious injuries including five children who were in a "life-threatening" condition, firefighters said.
    - 1 hour ago, 19 Aug 18, 8:00pm -
  • How graphene can advance quantum computers
    Researchers have been investigating how graphene can be used as a nanoscale electron trap. This application has several potential applications in quantum computers, helping ecologists on the path to building more advanced computers.
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Aug 18, 7:17pm -
  • Checking work email at night harms health
    Modern technology has delivered many business benefits. It has also had the consequence of extending the working day and encouraging people to link into the workplace when off-duty. Checking email, for instance, is not good for mental health.
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Aug 18, 7:12pm -
  • New laser scanner finds unmarked graves
    The laser based technology LiDAR might be more commonly associated with the development of autonomous cars, but it has another application of interest to pathologists: finding unmarked graves.
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Aug 18, 7:11pm -
  • Sleeping tablets connected to risk of Alzheimer’s disease
    A new research study finds that benzodiazepines and related drugs (so-called Z drugs) are linked with a small increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease.
    - 2 hours ago, 19 Aug 18, 7:05pm -
  • Electric scooter startups are about to run into Trump tariffs
    As electric scooter-rental startups like Bird and Lime battle for market share on American streets, in a matter of days, the budding companies will be slammed with a slew of Trump tariffs.
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Aug 18, 6:01pm -

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