Patriots’ week at Air Force Academy pays off with lopsided win

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8:00 PM ET MEXICO CITY -- The New England Patriots trained all week in the high altitude at the Air Force Academy, which was an experience they said wouldn’t mean as much if they didn’t finish with a victory over the Oakland Raiders. They took care of that rather quickly...

Defense carries Vikings; Keenum gets job done

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6:03 PM ET MINNEAPOLIS -- This game was supposed to be about offense, remember? The Minnesota Vikings secured their sixth straight win, a 24-7 victory, by holding the Los Angeles Rams to a season low in points. Both offenses stole the headlines entering Week 11, which featured the most improbable...

The Queen and Prince Philip celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary

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The Queen and Prince Philip, who were married in 1947, celebrate their platinum wedding anniversary on 20 November. Image copyright PA We look through seven decades of marriage in pictures, including moments when the couple have stood together through pivotal events in history.The royal wedding, 20 November 1947 Image copyright...

‘Don’t fall apart’: Managing your mind at work

An illustration showing a person in an alleyway holding a gun aloft
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"For the whole eight hour shift you have to pretend you're ok." Talking to family or friends is one thing, but speaking about your mental health at work can be really daunting. Here on Like Minds we've been finding out who you should tell, and how to make it a...

Meet the people battling online for Russia’s future

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Russian television is heavily controlled by the state. Social media is a less restrictive space - but easily spied on. And online, both opposition activists and Kremlin supporters have huge followings.BBC Trending meets the people battling for Russia's future.Watch Part 2: Can this green blogger become Russia's president?Producer: Kate LambleVideo...

Why do so many US women die giving birth?

German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Photo: 19 November 2017
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While progress has been made to curb death rates among women in other countries, the US has seen an increase since the year 2000.For the BBC's America First? series, the BBC's Aleem Maqbool is exploring health and social issues where the US, the richest country in the world, does not...

What is the extent of China’s influence in Zimbabwe?

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Image caption General Chiwenga was welcomed to China by military leaders A trip to Beijing by Zimbabwe's military chief was a "normal military exchange", China's foreign ministry said after the army seized power in Harare. How deep are relations between China and Zimbabwe really?The news that General Constantino Chiwenga had...

Why the fracking fight in Kirby Misperton rumbles on

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionProtesters explain why they refuse to stop protesting in Kirby MispertonIt was a village that was at one time known only for its proximity to the Flamingo Land theme park. But for months now, Kirby Misperton has become synonymous with the divisive...