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Deforestation Declines in 2018; Still One of the Highest Years on Record

Satellite analysis has shown that millions of hectares of tropical rainforests have been cut down in 2018.

Some of the main causes of deforestation are beef, palm oil, and chocolate.

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25 Apr 2019
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Thomas Cook hotel guests to be removed as a result of deaths

Thomas Cook is removing all of its guests from a hotel in Egypt after a British couple died there. 

69-year-old James Cooper, and his wife Susan, 63, from Burnley, died whilst s...

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24 Aug 2018
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Gatwick flight information screens have malfunctioned, prompting the use of whiteboards

A technical issue with the information screens at Gatwick Airport has resulted in staff writing flight information on whiteboards. 

Vodafone is the provider of the service, and claim...

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20 Aug 2018
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British woman has been rescued 10 hours after falling from cruise ship in the Adriatic

Croatia's coastguard has said that a woman from the UK has been rescued after spending 10 hours in the Adriatic sea after falling from a cruise ship. 

The 46-year-old, ident...

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20 Aug 2018
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Has a mother who was jailed in Dubai for drinking a glass of wine on a flight spoken out?

A mother jailed in Dubai after drinking a glass of wine on a flight from London has spoken to the Daily Mail about her experience for the first time. 

Dr Ellie Holman discussed how s...

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15 Aug 2018
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Have people been killed as section of highway bridge collapses during storm in Genoa?

In Genoa, Italy, people have died after a 260ft section of a highway bridge collapsed during a storm. 

According to CBS News, Italy's Deputy Transport Minister Edoardo Rixi claim...

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14 Aug 2018
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Did Heathrow Airport passport queues reach 2.5 hours?

According to figures, passengers were left queuing for up to 2 and a half hours last month due to delays at the airport's passport control. 

In July, on 30 of the 31 days, the bo...

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13 Aug 2018
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Gay couple feel discriminated against after Alaska Airlines seat incident

On an Alaska Airlines flight a gay couple were made to sit separately so that a straight couple could sit together. 

David Cooley said he and his partner were travelling fr...

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31 Jul 2018
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Lightning strikes cause rail disruption in Yorkshire and across the East Coast

Rail services across Yorkshire and on the East Coast mainline have been disrupted after lightning strikes caused damage to signalling. 

On Friday, London North Eastern Railway a...

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27 Jul 2018
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Minibus and 4x4 crash on A96 in Moray leaves 5 dead

A crash in Moray involving a minibus and a 4x4 has left 5 dead and 5 injured. 

The collision happened at 23:50 on Thursday, on the A96, 3 miles from Keith on the road...

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27 Jul 2018