82 Afghan refugees arrested on their way to America

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82 Afghan refugees arrested on their way to America

Several months after the Afghan government asked its citizens to flee Afghanistan, members of a group of mostly young refugees left their makeshift home in southern Pakistan and crossed into Iran to join hundreds…

Riot police fire tear gas at student protest in Lagos

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Riot police fire tear gas at student protest in Lagos

At least four police officers were injured and two people arrested after riot police clashed with students and other protesters in Lagos on Thursday night. The protesters were demonstrating in honor of victims of…

New York’s tallest hotel is a tall glass thing

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New York’s tallest hotel is a tall glass thing

It is only fitting, since Donald Trump owns the building, that Trump International Hotel & Tower, scheduled to open to the public in three weeks, has been a feast for design and architecture critics….

Is China really slashing its coal production?

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Is China really slashing its coal production?

Over the weekend, China’s state media published an article entitled “Emissions from Coal Plants Down by 25 Percent in Four Years,” touting “first global loss of coal capacity in history.” Another article in the…

Parents charged over fatal Canadian carfentanil overdose

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Parents charged over fatal Canadian carfentanil overdose

Image copyright Fairmedia Two parents have been charged with manslaughter after their 19-month-old son died from ingesting some type of illicit drug last year, Toronto police say. An autopsy showed Jayden Hess died from…