China takes first steps on world's fastest bullet train

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China takes first steps on world’s fastest bullet train

Chinese engineers today finally displayed the world’s fastest train which has a top speed of 220mph (355km/h). The long-awaited launch of the bullet train – dubbed “Chang’e 4” after the mountains that make up…

David F. Brat, the Father of the House GOP Suicide Mission

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David F. Brat, the Father of the House GOP Suicide Mission

Despite his apparent decline — at one point, his aides told reporters, he could barely stand up — Mr. DeFrancisco began pushing for the speakership himself. He grew more vocal and aggressive in making…

Cyclists: 13 road closures to avoid

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Cyclists: 13 road closures to avoid

Photograph: Zed Nelson An aerial view of the pathway closed between King William’s and Cavendish Place in February. Photograph: Zed Nelson Bloor cyclist walkway at King William Square has been reopened after a nine-week…