5 Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Today's top stories

1. Her Majesty is Not Impressed

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The usually prim and proper Queen Elizabeth was prim, but not so proper at a Palace garden party, making undiplomatic remarks about a Chinese delegation during a state visit to Britain. Read more here.

Photo Credit: Chatham House on Flickr

2. Fort Mac Fire Continues to Grow

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The Fort McMurray fire has moved south of the city, but continues to grow and continues to move toward Saskatchewan. Read the latest update here.

 

3. NASA’s Big Announcement

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NASA has discovered a new batch of planets outside of our solar system; nine of them appear to be in a so-called ‘Goldilocks Zone’ – not too hot, not too cold, just right for supporting life.

 

4. ISIS Attack in Baghdad

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At least 45 people were killed in a car bomb attack near a crowded market in Baghdad; ISIS has claimed responsibility

Photo via Aindul on Flickr

5. Time to Update Your PC?

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Still have Quicktime on your PC? Best you get rid of it. Apple has stopped providing updates and security flaws have already been detected. Read more here.