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North Korean defectors escaped cybersex slavery in China

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Baseball star David Ortiz shot in the Dominican Republic

http://ifttt.com/images/no_image_card.pngFormer Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz was shot in the Dominican Republic on Sunday, according to Felix Durán Mejia, spokesperson for the Dominican National Police.

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Former Florida Gators football captain charged with murder

http://ifttt.com/images/no_image_card.pngA former captain for the University of Florida football team was arrested and charged with murder on Saturday, making him the second player from that team to be accused of murder.

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How Beyond Meat made it into the meat aisle

http://ifttt.com/images/no_image_card.pngBeyond Meat, the plant-based protein company, is on fire. But that wasn't always the case.

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Germany wants access to citizens' data. That's sparked fears of a sinister past

A hidden audio recorder built to fit inside a bedroom door. A tiny camera stashed in a garden birdhouse. Secret odour-samplers embedded into living rooms sofa to collect signature body scents, to be stored for future use so sniffer dogs can track surveillance targets.

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The week that finally laid bare the Brexit myths

Three turbulent years after 17 million British people voted to leave the European Union, Brexit has grown from a quaint word to an ugly cloud hanging over the nation.

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There's absolutely no reason to declaw your cat

Five years ago, I was introduced to Dr. Jennifer Conrad and Jim Jensvold, both with the Paw Project, who pushed for the ban on wild cat declawing in California, as well as bans in eight California cities, Denver, Colorado and much of Canada.

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Maluma's YouTube documentary sends the Latin music star back to his roots

Before there were private jets and sold-out stadiums, Maluma sang at dozens of birthday parties and schools for free.

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Texas governor signs law increasing the age to buy tobacco products to 21

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has signed Senate Bill 21 into law, which will end the sale of tobacco products to those under 21. Supporters say increasing the minimum age by three years should reduce the risk of addiction.

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3 children killed after pickup truck hits Amish horse-drawn carriage

Three young children are dead after a pickup truck drove into the back of an Amish horse-drawn carriage in south Michigan, state police said.

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DC Pride Parade marchers injured after panic caused by noises mistaken for gunshots

People were injured Saturday during the Capital Pride Parade while running from what they thought were gunshots, according to District of Columbia Deputy Mayor Kevin Donahue.

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New York Times: Mexico, US agreed on border policies months before Trump tariff threat

Mexico had already promised to take many of the actions agreed to in Friday's immigration deal with the US -- months before President Donald Trump's tariff threat, officials from both countries who are familiar with the negotiations told the New York Times in a story published Saturday.

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I'm a black man with a teenage son. I can't bring myself to watch 'When They See Us'

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I tried to watch "When They See Us." I couldn't even get past the trailer.

As scenes from director Ava DuVernay's new Netflix miniseries about the Central Park Five flashed across my screen, I felt sick.

Taiwan used to be home to a huge number of bears. No one really knows how many are left

In the foothills leading to Dasyueshan National Park in eastern Taiwan, Mei-Hsiu Hwang points to the pear, tea and betel nut plantations patchworking the slopes.
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Mass protest in Hong Kong over law critics fear could allow China to snatch anyone

Tens if not hundreds of thousands of protesters are due to take to the streets of Hong Kong Sunday to oppose a controversial extradition bill that would enable China to extradite fugitives from the city.

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Meghan's first public appearance since giving birth

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Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, will make her first public appearance Saturday since the birth of her son, Archie Harrison Mountbattan-Windsor, at the traditional Trooping the Colour, a celebration of the Queen's official birthday.

More photos as Paris celebrates #EiffelTower's 130th anniversary with light show

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The Eiffel Tower is a wrought-iron lattice tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. It is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower.

Hackers who stole $5.2 million monthly, busted in Mexico

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Eight suspected members of a gang of financial hackers that stole hundreds of millions if not billions of pesos from Mexican banks, have been arrested in León, Guanajuato.

Grandfather Charles meets baby Archie

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Charles finally met his new grandson Archie yesterday, almost two weeks after the baby was born.

Three Britons and a South African die as a small UK registered plane crashes near Dubai airport

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Three Britons and a South African have died after the small  plane they were flying crashed near Dubai airport.

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