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Mark Zuckerberg wades into gun control debate with post about the Las Vegas shooting

As the fallout from the horrific shooting in Las Vegas continued to ripple around the country on Monday, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg …

Social Media

Here's how to watch the Perseid meteor shower 'outburst event' tonight

People in the darkest parts of Europe and North America with good weather are sure to get a great view of what could be the most impressive Perseid …

Astronomy

Nurofen advert banned for misleading claims on joint and back pain

An advert for one of Britain’s biggest painkiller brands, Nurofen, has been banned has been banned for falsely claiming that it could specifically target joint and back pain.<p>The TV commercial for the anti-inflammatory drug showed a woman taking "Nurofen Joint and Back" as an anatomical image …

Two UK lawmakers start push for second Brexit referendum | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Two British lawmakers have begun moves to secure a second referendum on leaving the European Union, saying that voters must be given a chance to approve or reject the country’s exit plan before formal negotiations begin.<p>Demonstrators gesture outside the Houses of Parliament …

A jaguar was shot and killed after an Olympic torch ceremony in Brazil

The jaguar was at the ceremony illegally, according to the state government environmental authority that oversees the use of wild animals.<p>A jaguar was shot and killed following an Olympic torch ceremony in Manaus after the animal escaped handlers and approached a soldier, Reuters reports. The …

Brazil