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Virgin Galactic conducts 1st test of new reentry system (VIDEO) — RT Viral

Published time: 2 May, 2017 21:31 The world’s first commercial spaceline, Virgin Galactic, has successfully conducted the inaugural flight test of its “feather” reentry system on its VSS Unity spacecraft at the Mojave Air and Space Port. Monday’s test was ...

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Russia celebrates May Day freely for 1st time — RT News

Published time: 2 May, 2017 18:00 A sea of red banners engulfed the capital of revolutionary Russia, Petrograd, as thousands of people from all walks of life marched to celebrate International Workers’ Day freely for the first time – after ...

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Protesting cabbies offer George Osborne ‘huge line of coke’ on 1st day as newspaper editor — RT UK

On his first day as editor of the London Evening Standard, former Tory Chancellor George Osborne was presented with a “huge line of coke” outside his new office by protesting black cab drivers. The taxi drivers gathered outside the newspaper ...

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Britain’s 1st transgender MP? Former air force engineer to campaign on platform for ‘change’ — RT UK

A former Royal Air Force (RAF) engineer who transitioned from Steve to Sophie is hoping to become Britain’s first transgender MP after being chosen to stand for the Labour Party. Equality campaigner Sophie Cook, 50, will stand for the Tory ...

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CSKA 1-2 Spartak – Moscow derby sees Spartak edge closer to 1st league title in 16 yrs — RT Sport

Spartak Moscow claimed a critical three points in the Moscow derby versus CSKA with a 2-1 win to move 10 points clear of their fierce rivals at the top of the Russian Premier League (RPL). Before Sunday afternoon’s game at ...

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Warlord no more? ‘Butcher of Kabul’ calls for peace in 1st public appearance in 20 years — RT News

Published time: 29 Apr, 2017 23:12 Infamous Afghan warlord and CIA-funded mujahideen, Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, who “worked closely” with Osama bin Laden and rose to become prime minister in a bloody civil war after the USSR’s collapse, has urged the Taliban ...

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Toddler takes 1st steps after Aussie doctors remove 3rd leg, extra organs from parasitic twin — RT News

A team of Australian surgeons has performed a life-saving operation on a Bangladeshi toddler who was born with the body parts of a partially formed twin. The physicians removed a third leg and other duplicate organs before reconstructing her lower ...

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Spartak Moscow restore 10-point lead & march on to 1st title in 16 years — RT Sport

Spartak Moscow edged closer to an elusive first Russian football title for 16 years with a 1-0 win over Ural on Tuesday night, ahead of a crunch derby with fierce city rivals CSKA at the weekend. A Luis Fernando goal ...

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China launches its 1st domestically-built aircraft carrier (VIDEOS) — RT News

Published time: 26 Apr, 2017 02:51Edited time: 26 Apr, 2017 03:01 China has transferred its first indigenously built aircraft carrier into the water, expanding its fleet to two such vessels. The ceremony, held amid heightened tensions in the region, almost ...

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Artificial wombs successfully pass 1st test, human trials could begin within 3yrs (PHOTOS) — RT Viral

Scientists have successfully developed and tested an artificial womb capable of supporting prematurely born lambs for periods of up to four weeks in a landmark development that could dramatically reduce the risks posed by premature births in humans. Lambs born ...

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US military spending grew for 1st time in 6 years in 2016 – study — RT America

Published time: 24 Apr, 2017 12:10Edited time: 24 Apr, 2017 12:10 While US military spending grew for the first time in six years, Russia became the third-largest spender in 2016 due to Saudi Arabia’s drastic fall, according to new figures ...

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New Orleans removes 1st of 4 Confederate statues that ‘revere white supremacy’ — RT America

Published time: 24 Apr, 2017 15:37 A prominent symbol of the confederate legacy in the southern United States was removed Monday morning by masked workers wearing bulletproof vests and under heavy police protection. The Liberty Monument in New Orleans has ...

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Macron, Le Pen lead in 1st round of French presidential elections

Published time: 23 Apr, 2017 18:03 Emmanuel Macron of the centrist En Marche! party leads in the first round of the presidential elections in France preliminary results show. Marine Le Pen of the National Front finished the tight race second. ...

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Polls open for 1st round of French presidential elections — RT News

Published time: 23 Apr, 2017 06:06Edited time: 23 Apr, 2017 06:14 The French are heading to the ballot boxes to cast their votes in a tight first round of their country’s presidential race. Four of the eleven candidates are believed ...

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Britain cuts coal from energy mix for full 24hrs for 1st time since Industrial Revolution — RT UK

Published time: 22 Apr, 2017 22:22 For the first time since coal-fired electricity began during the Industrial Revolution, Britain has gone a full working day without needing King Coal to power its electricity grid. Solid overall wind, nuclear and gas ...

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China’s cargo spacecraft docks with orbital laboratory for 1st time — RT News

Published time: 22 Apr, 2017 09:26 China’s Tianzhou-1 space freighter has successfully docked with the Tiangong-2, the country’s orbital lab. The automatic procedure was the first in the nation’s fast-paced space exploration program. The Tianzhou-1, China’s first robotic cargo spacecraft, ...

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Britain to have 1st day without coal since Industrial Revolution — RT UK

Published time: 21 Apr, 2017 13:33 Britain is set to run without coal power for a whole day on Friday for the first time since the Industrial Revolution. A decade ago, such a feat would have been “unimaginable,” according to ...

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2-man crew blasts off to ISS for 1st time in decade… to make dairy product — RT News

The Soyuz MS-04 Argo has taken off for the International Space Station (ISS) carrying a two-man crew for the first time in over a decade. The crew is set to conduct a number of experiments in orbit, including making a ...

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Leadership at last? Corbyn attacks ‘rigged system’ in 1st election campaign speech — RT UK

Published time: 20 Apr, 2017 13:32 Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s first speech of the 2017 general election campaign unsurprisingly met with widespread approval from supporters. But it was also well received by members of the public and press, who felt ...

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