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Maryland flooding: Water rages through Ellicott City streets

Up to 8 inches (20cm) of rain fell on Ellicott City in two hours, according to local media.

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How the US and Rwanda have fallen out over second-hand clothes

The US has imposed tariffs on Rwanda over an obscure import: Second-hand clothes.

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Mamoudou Gassama: Mali 'spiderman' wows France with Paris child rescue

President Macron is to thank a Malian man who saved a child dangling from a fourth-floor Paris balcony.

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How do I know if it's going to rain?

How does BBC Weather work out the chances of rain - and how should you read the forecast?

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The gay mayor shaking up politics in Catholic Poland

Robert Biedron is one of Poland's rising political stars and tipped to run for president.

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After cremation: Recycling surgical implants

Photographic student Harry Lloyd-Evans photographs surgical implants that are recovered and recycled after cremation.

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Orla Kiely: 'Stem pattern was a very quick design'

Orla Kiely reveals the secrets behind the designs she's created over the past 20 years.

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Figures reveal art auction gender imbalance

Of the top 100 artists whose works fetched the highest amounts at auction in 2017, 13 were women.

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Monica Lewinsky and Stormy Daniels: Political scandals across two eras

A look at how the Clinton/Lewinsky affair could have played out today, compared to the Trump/Stormy case.

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MS-13: Inside the secret world of Central America's brutal gang

A former MS-13 gang leader explains his life in one of Central America's most violent gangs.

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Waddingtons board games archive reveals wacky finds

The agriculturally-inspired Grade Up to Elite Cow is among more than 1,000 games collected at Leeds museum.

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Food and farming sector makes post-Brexit demands

Those in the industry ask the PM to ensure they will continue to be able to hire EU workers.

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World Cup 2018: Being black in Russia

Less than 1% of Russia's 144 million people are black. What is life like for them?

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Review to 'eliminate gender pay gap among doctors'

Female doctors are paid on average £10,000 less than male doctors in England, figures show.

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Fort Worth Invitational: Justin Rose wins at Colonial to take ninth PGA title

Justin Rose claims his ninth PGA Tour title with a dominant three-shot win at the Fort Worth Invitational.

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