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Killer storm weakens, but US officials warn devastation far from over

More than 800,000 customers in North Carolina were without power and 21,000 people were being housed in 157 shelters across the state.

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Five things to watch for on Emmys night

After a year off, HBO’s wildly popular fantasy epic “Game of Thrones” is expected to make a big comeback.

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‘Game of Thrones’ back at Emmys for duel with ‘Handmaid’s Tale’

The Television Academy’s 22,000-plus members have already cast their ballots for the 70th Primetime Emmys

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Typhoon Mangkhut rips through Hong Kong as Philippines toll rises

The world’s biggest storm this year left large expanses in the north of the main Philippine

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Europe’s elite prepare to fight it out in most lucrative Champions League yet

The winners can expect to pocket around 70 million euros just in prize money

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Male tennis players punished more than women: report

Male players were slapped with 1,517 fines compared to 535 fines for females, according to data

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Moeen’s heroics help Worcestershire win T20 Blast

Moeen Ali scored 41 and took two for 16 with his off-spinners

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US to impose tariffs on $200b in Chinese goods: reports

The prospect of new tariffs undercuts hopes of an imminent reduction in trade tensions

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NASA blasts off space laser satellite to track ice loss

The satellite will reveal new insights into the ice in the deep interior of Antarctica

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New Galaxy device to be launched in October

The news comes after Apple unveiled a new lineup of iPhones

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Captains say Asia Cup will give 2019 World Cup pointers

Sarfraz Ahmed described the event as a “journey towards” next year’s tournament in England

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England’s James Foster retires from cricket

James Foster played seven Tests and 11 one-day internationals for England

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Barcelona loan recruit Alcacer scores on Dortmund debut

The Spain striker came on as a second half substitute to complete the win after goals from Abdou Diallo and Marius Wolf

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Indian man fills potholes out of love for dead son

The 48-year-old vegetable vendor does it to pay tribute to his beloved son and in the hope that it will save lives.

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SpaceX announces new plan to send tourist around Moon

SpaceX gave no further details, but said more information would follow on Monday.

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Ancient altar reveals Mayan ‘Game of Thrones’ dynasty

The altar, carved out of limestone and weighing around one ton was found at the La Corona archeological site in the jungle region

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Hurricane Florence smashes into US East Coast, rescuers scramble

Forecasters warned of catastrophic flooding and other mayhem

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Russia’s Denis Cheryshev cleared of wrongdoing by anti-doping agency

Aa anti-doping agency in Spain found no evidence of Cheryshev using a banned substance

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Volkswagen to hit the brakes on its iconic ‘Beetle’ cars in 2019

VW plans to offer two final edition models in coupe and convertible styles

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Hurricane Florence closes in on US east coast

Officials urged residents in the path of the storm to evacuate before it was too late.

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Updated Apple system takes on smartphone addiction

Users will be able to set limits on time spent in applications

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