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VIDEO: 🇲🇽 With 250,000 homicides committed since 2006 -- most linked to the war on drugs -- has become the most dangerous country in the world
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Nearly 6,000 US sexual assaults were reported to Uber in 2017-2018, the company says
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The alleged mastermind behind the murder of a journalist in Malta told a court that an ex-top aide of Prime Minister Joseph Muscat had been feeding him details of the investigation
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Distressed Afghans held vigils to mourn and demand justice for the murder of a beloved Japanese doctor who transformed barren swaths of eastern Afghanistan and spent decades caring for the sick
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US cable channel HBO green-lit the production of a new limited series based on the scandal that brought down President Richard Nixon, starring Woody Harrelson and Justin Theroux
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A Lamborghini-driving Moscow hacker who called his operation Evil Corp and allegedly has ties to the Russian FSB intelligence service was indicted by US authorities for the cybertheft of tens of millions of dollars
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More than 140,000 people died from measles worldwide in 2018, the World Health Organization and US authorities said, the result of global vaccination rates that have stagnated for almost a decade
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From Algeria to Hong Kong, angry citizens have swelled streets across the globe in #2019, pushing back against a disparate range of policies but often expressing a common grievance -- the establishment's failure to heed demands for a more equitable future
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PHOTO ESSAY - Climate change threatens end of trail for Niger's nomadic herders. 📸 More on AFPForum
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📹A Japanese cosmetics company unveiled what it said was the world's first spray-on skin, a moisturising facemask made of fibres one-100th the thickness of a human hair
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Saudi Aramco priced its long-awaited IPO at the high end of the target range, raising $25.6 billion and giving the energy giant a valuation of $1.7 trillion in the world's biggest stock sale
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Modern mammals owe their keen sense of hearing to three tiny bones in the middle ear that were absent in their reptile ancestors. A newly discovered species that lived 125 million years ago helps explain how the transformation occurred by
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin said Moscow seeks to renew the nuclear New Start treaty, a key remaining US-Russian arms treaty, before the end of the year
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Britain, France and Germany have accused Iran of developing nuclear-capable ballistic missiles in a letter dismissed by Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif as "a desperate falsehood"
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The United States said that Iranian authorities may have killed more than 1,000 people in a crackdown on demonstrations, which Washington cast as the clerical regime's worst-ever internal challenge by
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Romain Leboeuf knows red meat is in the crosshairs of both health experts and environmentalists, and that's why the Paris butcher thinks this is a prime time to encourage people to make the most of it
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At least 62 migrants travelling on a makeshift boat have drowned off the coast of Mauritania, in the worst loss of life this year along the increasingly travelled western Atlantic migration route to Europe
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A nationwide strike brought much of France to a standstill with more than half a million people hitting the streets to protest the government's planned overhaul of the pension system, one of President Emmanuel Macron's most ambitious reforms
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'The rapist is you': Chile hymn against sexual violence goes viral 📸
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Trump says Iran crackdown 'brutal' and 'horrible'
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