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Who is Carissa Moore? The US surfer who is aiming for Olympic gold
Team USA athlete went to same high school in Hawaii as Barack Obama
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How long is Love Island 2021 and when is the final?
Buckle up – events from the Spanish villa are poised to take over your summer
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Hillsong founder says Covid vaccine a personal choice after church member dies
‘I got 99 problems but a vax ain’t one!’ wrote Stephen Harmon before falling ill
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Love Island 2021: Jake criticised for saying Casa Amor is a ‘test’ within seconds
‘Just stay loyal it’s not difficult,’ tweeted one viewer
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Kolohe Andino celebrates victory over fellow US surfer John John Florence with throat-slash gesture
Three Team USA surfers through to quarterfinals and in hunt for medals
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Love Island 2021: When does Casa Amor start?
Fans are already looking forward to the show’s most anticipated event
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Olympics committee urges athletes to stop biting medals made from recycled mobile phones
Athletes just can’t get enough of the taste of gold, despite reminder from Tokyo 2020 organisers that ‘medals are not edible’
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California governor Gavin Newsom compares unvaccinated to drunk drivers
‘You don’t have the right to go out and drink and drive and put everybody else at risk including your own life’
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Team USA swimmer Caeleb Dressel throws gold medal to teammate who didn’t get to compete
‘I had the easiest job last night out of everyone here. I got to watch it on TV,’ swimmer says after sitting out qualifying heats to stay fresh for final
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New Pokemon live-action series in the works at Netflix
‘Lucifer’ showrunner Joe Henderson attached to project
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NYC and California order all state workers, including police and teachers, to get vaccinated against Covid
Those remaining unvaccinated will be ordered to take regular Covid-19 tests
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'Days of our Lives' gets Peacock limited series spinoff
The NBC soap opera “Days of our Lives” is getting its own spinoff for Peacock
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What time is Love Island on tonight?
Get ready for Casa Amor...
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Thomas Markle thinks he has a biological right to see his grandchildren. That’s highly problematic
I know what it’s like to deal with dysfunctional family problems involving grandparents
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Haiti gang leader rallies hundreds to honor slain president
More than 1,000 demonstrators have gathered around one of Haiti’s most notorious gang leaders to commemorate slain President Jovenel Moïse
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Karadima, priest defrocked for sexual abuses, dies in Chile
Fernando Karadima, a Chilean priest who was at the center of a sexual abuse scandal that shook the Catholic Church in Chile and who was eventually defrocked by the pope, has died
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At least 57 migrants thought dead after boat capsized off coast of Libya
Migrants from Nigeria, Ghana and Gambia among those thought to have drowned
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Bosnian Serb politicians decry outlawing of genocide denial
Bosnian Serb political leaders have pledged to block decision-making in the country's institutions to protest a recent move by the top international envoy in Bosnia to outlaw genocide denial
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Woman blocked from Facebook for hate speech after asking why men are so dumb
Woman was given a 24-hour ban and warned further infractions would result in harsher punishments
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Tom Brady video bewilders fans who call it ‘fake’
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback has gone viral
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Russian authorities block dozens of Navalny-linked websites
Russian authorities have restricted access to the website of imprisoned opposition leader Alexei Navalny
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Kanye West’s Donda: album release date confirmed
It comes after the album didn’t arrive as expected last week
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Meteor caught on camera in Texas
NASA said the meteor was considered a slow moving object, despite streaking across the sky at 30,000 mph
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Cuomo questions neutrality of AG investigators
Gov. Andrew Cuomo projected confidence Monday that he’ll ultimately be exonerated of allegations of sexual harassment
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R. Kelly lawyers: We'll fight bid to add claims to trial
R. Kelly’s lawyers say they'll fight prosecutors’ bid to tell jurors about allegations beyond the actual charges at his upcoming federal sex trafficking trial
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Death from 1985 shaken baby case leads to murder charge
A Florida woman is charged with murder stemming from a decades-old shaken baby case
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Fox News mocked for complaining about ‘inexcusable ambush’ of Tucker Carlson
Broadcaster said ‘no public figure should be accosted regardless of their political persuasion or beliefs’
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California, NYC to require employees to get COVID-19 vaccine
California and New York City have announced that they would require all government employees to get the coronavirus vaccine or face weekly COVID-19 testing
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Kanye West’s Donda listening party reportedly breaks Apple’s streaming record
The listening party took place last week in Atlanta
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