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See 17-year-old Chloe Kim’s stunning halfpipe run

U.S. snowboarder Chloe Kim didn’t wait to wow the judges at the women’s halfpipe final on Monday. Kim, a 17-year-old from California, jumped out with a huge score in her first of three runs at the halfpipe before taking gold. This is how you make an early statement: Chloe Kim has thrown down the HAMMER…

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Amazon makes rare round of layoffs at Seattle headquarters

CLOSE Tech giant Amazon is laying off hundreds of employees at its headquarters in Seattle, Washington. Time The view from Amazon's Day 1 headquarters in downtown Seattle. (Photo: Elizabeth Weise) SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon laid off workers at its corporate campuses Monday, a rare event at one of the nation’s largest corporate employers, sources at the company said. The…

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ANC ‘decides to remove S Africa’s Zuma’

Image copyright AFP Image caption President Zuma's time in office has been overshadowed by corruption allegations South Africa's ruling ANC party will formally request that President Jacob Zuma step down after he refused to resign, media reports say. The reported decision to "recall" Mr Zuma followed marathon talks by senior party officials that continued into…

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Kim Jong-un thanks S Korea for Olympics

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Kim has thanked the South for hosting the North's delegation to the Winter Olympics North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has praised South Korea for its "impressive" efforts in hosting a delegation from the North during the Winter Olympics. State media outlet KCNA said Mr Kim had thanked the…

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This TV Station Accidentally Said The Olympics Were At P.F. Chang’s And Now Everyone Wants Lettuce Wraps

On Saturday, Chicago's ABC affiliate accidentally flashed the graphic while discussing the politics behind the Olympic games, the Chicago Tribune reported. A spokesperson for the station told the Tribune that the mistake was actually the result of a graphics mix-up. The P.F. Chang 2018 (with four Olympic rings instead of five) was created for a…

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