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New nano-organisms eat CO2 to make biodegradable plastic

New nano-organisms eat CO2 to make biodegradable plasticScientists have developed new organisms which can take carbon dioxide and nitrogen from the atmosphere and use it to produce plastics and fuels.

Oxfam ‘cannot promise’ no more sex scandals

Oxfam ‘cannot promise’ no more sex scandalsOxfam “cannot promise” it will never be involved in a sex scandal again, its chairwoman of trustees has told Sky News.

Revealed: the footballer paid more than Ronaldo

Revealed: the footballer paid more than RonaldoBarcelona’s superstar forward, Lionel Messi, has been named the best-paid athlete in the world – ahead of rival Cristiano Ronaldo.

Hong Kong protests ‘will only be more violent’, activists warn

Hong Kong protests ‘will only be more violent’, activists warnHong Kong is a city divided and some here are preparing for a fight.

Charges against jailed anti-corruption journalist dropped after outcry

Charges against jailed anti-corruption journalist dropped after outcryA Russian anti-corruption journalist, who was detained on suspicion of drug-dealing, has had all charges against him dropped.

Boy, 11, eats five meals a day to save father’s life

Boy, 11, eats five meals a day to save father’s lifeAn 11-year-old boy is eating at least five meals a day to save his father from leukaemia.

Kim Kardashian shares first photo of baby Psalm

Kim Kardashian shares first photo of baby PsalmKim Kardashian West has shared her first photo of new baby son Psalm, her fourth child with husband Kanye West.

Demand for soy and meat by major brands driving deforestation

Demand for soy and meat by major brands driving deforestationSome of the world’s largest brands have been accused of “destroying our children’s future” after a report found an area of forest twice the size of the UK was destroyed for products such as soy in a decade.

WhatsApp to take legal action against spammers

WhatsApp to take legal action against spammersWhatsApp has revealed it will begin to take legal action against people using its platform for spam messages.

Ex-NFL star convicted of raping homeless woman

Ex-NFL star convicted of raping homeless womanA former NFL star has been convicted of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman.