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Former US President Donald Trump has announced plans to launch his own social media network. It will be named "TRUTH Social."
— New York Post (@nypost) October 21, 2021
An American nurse has been found guilty of murdering four patients. William Davis, from Texas, injected the patients with air after they had undergone heart surgery.
Surgeons have claimed they have successfully transplanted a pig's kidney into a human patient. The surgeons, who performed the operation in New York, said it could solve organ shortages.
Around 100 people have protested outside Netflix's headquarters after the airing of a popular comedian's show on the streaming service. The small group of activists said renowned comic Dave Chappelle had told unpleasant jokes about transgender people and should be taken off Netflix.
Netflix employees protest 'transphobic' Dave Chappelle comedy show https://t.co/VaHf9RKQOI— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) October 20, 2021
Police investigating the murder of Gabby Petito have found human remains while searching for her fiancé in Florida. Brian Laundrie's personal items were also found, police said.
Full FBI statement in search of Brian Laundrie: https://t.co/Ri9JLT4YT0— NBC News (@NBCNews) October 20, 2021
• Investigators found human remains, along with a backpack and notebook in a Florida nature reserve
• Likely investigators "will be on scene for several days"
• FBI: "We don't have all the answers yet" pic.twitter.com/bjzUDEw9Lf
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