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Elon Musk unveils Tesla’s humanoid robot ‘Optimus’

Optimus – named after the protagonist in Hollywood franchise Transformers – was showcased at the electric vehicle maker’s “AI Day” event on Friday

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Russia’s missile stock ‘likely limited’ amid ‘munitions shortages’

It comes after Vladimir Putin declared that large chunks of Ukraine were now part of Russia

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West condemns Putin’s land-grab as Ukraine fast-tracks Nato bid

The Russian leader signed treaties on Friday for an illegal annexation of occupied Ukrainian territory in a sharp escalation of his seven-month invasion

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Hurricane Ian makes landfall in South Carolina as death toll rises

There have been reports of at least 21 deaths in Florida - a number officials fear will rise

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Vladimir Putin signs treaties annexing Ukrainian regions

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King Charles III coin portrait unveiled by the Royal Mint

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Russia says it will annex four more parts of Ukraine after ‘sham’ referendums

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Traffic at a standstill at Russia-Georgia border as it's thought at least 170,000 have 'fled' the country

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Nord Stream: Sweden finds fourth leak in ’sabotaged’ Russian gas pipeline

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John Legend says pregnant Chrissy Teigen already wants more children

The couple already have two children and recently announced that they are expecting again

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Zelensky: Ukraine submitting ‘accelerated’ application to join Nato

‘Ukraine is ready for dialogue with Russia, but with a different Russian president’

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US hits Russia with sanctions over ‘phony’ Ukraine annexations

President Joe Biden said of the Russian leader’s steps: ‘Make no mistake: These actions have no legitimacy’

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Top Gun: Maverick premiere

Harry Styles launches new album

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Kabul college suicide attack kills 19

The blast hit the Kaaj education centre as students sat a mock exam

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R Kelly may be ordered to pay £276,000 for treatment for victim

A restitution order is meant to cover the cost of treatment for a victim’s herpes and psychotherapy.
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Hailey Bieber accused of ‘cultural appropriation’ over beauty tutorial

Justin Bieber’s wife was accused of trying to take over a beauty trend that ‘black and Latina women have been doing for years’

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Hurricane Ian makes landfall in Florida as winds hit 150mph

More than 2.5 million people in Florida were under mandatory evacuation orders on Wednesday

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Joe Biden asks if dead congresswoman is in crowd during speech

The President appeared to scan the crowd while asking ‘Where’s Jackie?‘

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Asteroid impacts on moon coincide with some on Earth, study shows

The research found that major impact events on Earth did not happen in isolation, but were accompanied by a series of smaller impacts.
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Donald Trump ‘became obsessed with bombing Mexican drug labs’

Angela Merkel and Theresa May are also referenced by the former POTUS in Confidence Man book by New York Times journalist

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Germany’s far-right AfD headquarters searched by prosecution officials

The searches were linked to an investigation against the chairman and former treasurer

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Putin’s grip on power ‘may be weakened by colossal error in Ukraine’

The Kremlin is expected to move swiftly to annex four territories occupied by his forces in the east of the country after conducting a series of ‘sham’ referendums

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Nord Stream 1 ‘feared to be unusable forever’ as EU suspects sabotage

The leaks will continue until the gas in the pipelines is exhausted, which should take ‘at least a week’

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Eleven Ukraine lions to be rehomed in ‘biggest ever wartime rescue’

The big cats have been taken to Romania and will soon be in new permanent homes

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Florida braced for Hurricane Ian after knocking out power in Cuba

Cuba was struggling with an economic crisis even before the storm hit

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As Florida braces for Hurricane Ian, here are the hurricane categories

Hurricane Ian has already devastated Cuba and is now heading for Florida, prompting mass evacuations

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Virgin Atlantic launches new gender neutral Vivienne Westwood uniforms

Male staff now able to wear one of the airline’s famous red skirts

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Swedish police investigating possible sabotage of gas pipeline

Seismic stations in Sweden, Norway and Finland registered two explosions near the leaks

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Putin ‘set to declare annexations’ as ‘sham’ poll results announced

Annexation referendums have been held in four Russian-occupied regions of Ukraine

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Jailed: Robbers who targeted British expats’ luxury cars in Dordogne

David Dunsby, 63, suffered multiple pellet wounds during the attack at his home in a village in south-west France

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Shakira ordered to stand trial in £13m Spanish tax fraud case

Representatives for the 45-year-old pop star have denied any wrongdoing and say she has always met all her tax obligations

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Putin struggling to ‘placate’ opposition to troop call up

Satellite images show 10-mile queue at border to escape mobilisation drive

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What is the digital-nomad visa scheme, as Spain introduces it?

The visa will allow approved applicants to work remotely in Spain for up to five years

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Italy’s Berlusconi returns to parliament 10 years after being banned

The 85-year-old won a seat in the Senate nearly a decade after he was banned over a tax fraud conviction

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John Travolta remembers the late Olivia Newton John on her birthday

The British-born star died on August 8 following a battle with breast cancer