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Airbnb launches 80-day round-the-world trip for less than £4,000

Airbnb is launching the ultimate round-the-world trip in 80 days, which takes travellers to 18 countries on six continents – and all for less than £4,000. The package kicks off in September and departs from London, so UK travellers are well-placed to take advantage of the one-off adventure. With a price tag of £3,930, the trip includes accommodation at each ...

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Defends Concentration Camp Comments: ‘History Will Be Kind to Those Who Stood up to This Injustice’

In a tweet Wednesday, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defended the academic integrity of her claim that migrant detention facilities are “concentration camps.” The congresswoman came under fire for using the term in an Instagram Live video on Monday. Some commentators, including Republican Liz Cheney, criticized Ocasio-Cortez for comparing border detention centers to the Nazi camps where millions of Jews were killed. But ...

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U.N. Concludes That Saudi Arabia Needs to Be Held Accoutable for Khashoggi. Here’s Why That Won’t Happen.

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi during an interview on Jan. 23, 2016, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Photo: The Asahi Shimbun/Getty Images On Wednesday, the United Nations released the results of a five-monthlong investigation into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Utilizing recordings and forensic evidence from inside Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul, where Khashoggi was killed, the 100-page report details ...

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Drone sightings force Singapore’s Changi airport to temporarily close runway, causing dozens of flight delays

Singapore’s main airport temporarily closed a runway after drones were spotted in the area, causing dozens of flights to be delayed, authorities said Wednesday.Changi Airport, one of Asia’s busiest hubs, closed one of its two runways for short periods from late Tuesday into early Wednesday after the drone sightings, the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore said.About 37 flights were delayed ...

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Drone sightings force Singapore’s Changi airport to temporarily close runway, causing dozens of flight delays

Singapore’s main airport temporarily closed a runway after drones were spotted in the area, causing dozens of flights to be delayed, authorities said Wednesday.Changi Airport, one of Asia’s busiest hubs, closed one of its two runways for short periods from late Tuesday into early Wednesday after the drone sightings, the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore said.About 37 flights were delayed ...

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