‘Touched By An Angel’ actress Della Reese dead at 86

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actress and gospel singer Della Reese, best known for her role in the “Touched By An Angel” television series, has died at the age of 86 at her home in California, her family said on Monday. Reuters: People News

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Gaia Pope struggled with health before her death, father says

The father of teenager Gaia Pope says she “clearly couldn’t cope” with epilepsy and other issues. BBC News – England

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Source: Mugabe agrees to terms of resignation

An official source with direct knowledge of negotiations says that Zimbabwe’s long-time president Robert Mugabe has agreed to the terms of his resignation and a letter has been drafted. – RSS Channel – World

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Environment Video

Coffee grounds to help power London’s buses

A new biofuel, which contains part coffee oil, is being added to the London bus fuel supply chain where it can be used without the need for modification. Matthew Stock reports. Reuters Video: Environment

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British embassy cat in Jordan appointed chief mouser

AMMAN (Reuters) – At the British embassy to Jordan, a former rescue cat is settling into his new position as chief mouser – as a traditional well established in the ministries of London goes global. Reuters: Lifestyle

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Entertainment & Arts

Enid Blyton’s The Magic Faraway Tree to be made into film

The Magic Faraway Tree books are being adapted for the big screen for the first time. BBC News – Entertainment & Arts

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Coalition talks collapse, leaving political uncertainty for Merkel

Germany is facing a likely period of political deadlock after talks to form a coalition government among four of the country’s seven parliamentary political parties fell apart shortly before midnight on Sunday. – RSS Channel – Regions – Europe

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Breakingviews TV: Uber revs up Volvo

The ride-hailing app has placed a big order with the Chinese-owned automaker. Antony Currie and Tom Buerkle discuss how the deal accelerates the race to generate value from self-driving cars. Reuters Video: Breakingviews

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Amsterdam, Paris win post-Brexit EU agencies in lucky dip thrillers

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Amsterdam and Paris won the right to host the two EU agencies that must leave London on Brexit after a dramatic ministerial meeting in Brussels that left both result decided by drawing lots after votes were tied. Reuters: Top News

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Entertainment & Arts

Watch highlights from the 2017 American Music Awards

Diana Ross was given a lifetime achievement in music accolade. BBC News – Entertainment and Arts

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