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World Population Expected to Reach 9.7 Billion in 2050, United Nations Reports

1 day ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

The world's population is getting older and growing at a slower pace but is still expected to increase from 7.7 billion currently to 9.7 billion in 2050, the United Nations...
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Indian magician found dead after Houdini-inspired stunt went wrong

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

A magician's body has been recovered after a tragic Houdini-inspired magic trick went wrong on Sunday in India. Chanchal Lahiri, known by his stage name “Jadugar Mandrake”...
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Stay of proceedings after Jaspal Atwal accused of uttering threats

1 day ago   |   National Post

SURREY, B.C. - The BC Prosecution Service says it won't pursue a charge of uttering threats against the man who sparked a political firestorm when he attended an event during...
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ONU: la población mundial aumentará a 9.700 millones en 2050

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

NACIONES UNIDAS - Naciones Unidas informó el lunes que la población mundial aumentará a 9.700 millones en 2050, frente a la cifra actual de 7.700 millones, a pesar de que está...
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What's Your Moonshot? Meet The Man Solving India's Paddy Straw Burning Problem

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

Entrepreneur Sukhmeet Singh is buying the straw Indian farmers used to burn and is turning it into fuel and other products- dramatically reducing pollution in the process
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3 Delhi officers suspended following public outrage over driver's brutal beating

3 Delhi officers suspended following public outrage over driver's brutal beating

1 day ago   |   RT

Three Delhi policemen have been suspended over the brutal beating of a man in the street following a fender bender in India. Viral footage of the altercation sparked a protest...
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Former Nxivm ‘sex slaves' show up for closing arguments

Former Nxivm ‘sex slaves' show up for closing arguments

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Three of Nxivm leader Keith Raniere's alleged sex slaves showed up in court Monday, as closing arguments in his trial got underway. The ex-“slaves” included women known only as...
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The Daily 202: A senator from Michigan will propose a National Institute of Manufacturing modeled on NIH

1 day ago   |   The Washington Post

Gary Peters says this is the key to keeping up with China, South Korea and India.
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Could the humble litchi fruit be behind a mysterious sickness that has killed nearly 100 children in India?

2 days ago   |   National Post

The children go to sleep as best they can in the sweltering heat. Early in the morning, the fever spikes and the seizures begin.
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‘World Cup for India, Tea Cup for Pakistan': Indian fans troll rivals after crushing cricket victory

‘World Cup for India, Tea Cup for Pakistan': Indian fans troll rivals after crushing cricket victory

2 days ago   |   RT

Jubilant Indian fans took to social media to celebrate their cricket team's victory over Pakistan in the World Cup on Sunday, seizing the opportunity to troll Islamabad.
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Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

Trump kicks off 2020 campaign at Orlando rally

The president is hoping to replicate the dynamics that allowed him to capture the Republican Party nomination and then the presidency in 2016 as an insurgent intent on... Read more ...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1...

Utility blamed for deadly, destructive California wildfire agrees to pay $1 billion to governments

A California utility blamed for igniting several wildfires that killed dozens and destroyed thousands of homes has agreed to pay $1 billion to Northern California cities and... Read more ...

UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

UN expert eyes probe of Saudi prince role in Khashoggi death

GENEVA - An independent U.N. human rights expert investigating the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Wednesday recommended an investigation into the possible role... Read more ...

‘Attack squirrel' found during drug bust kept in cage, reportedly fed meth

‘Attack squirrel' found during drug bust kept in cage, reportedly fed meth

Sheriff's deputies rescued the “attack squirrel” who was reportedly fed meth to “keep it aggressive. Read more ...

On day one of his 2020 campaign, Trump promised to cure cancer, wipe out...

On day one of his 2020 campaign, Trump promised to cure cancer, wipe out AIDS, and put an American on Mars

President Donald Trump officially launched his campaign for re-election in the 2020 presidential election in Orlando, Florida, on Tuesday night. Trump outlined a series of... Read more ...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to...

Sprouts Farmers Market recalls frozen spinach in several states due to listeria concerns

You might want to check the fridge. Read more ...

Trump: Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan withdraws his nomination

Trump: Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan withdraws his nomination

Acting Defense Secretary Shanahan withdraws his nomination, Army Secretary Esper will be new acting secretary, according to the president. Read more ...

‘A lot of noise for nothing,' Michel Platini's lawyer says as ex-UEFA boss...

‘A lot of noise for nothing,' Michel Platini's lawyer says as ex-UEFA boss released from custody

Former UEFA boss Michel Platini has been released from French custody on Wednesday after being questioned by police on alleged corruption during the awarding of the 2022 World... Read more ...

Surveillance images released of man wanted in CTA bus shooting on South Side

Surveillance images released of man wanted in CTA bus shooting on South Side

CHICAGO - Chicago police have released surveillance images of the man wanted in connection to a CTA bus shooting that injured three people. The shooting happened around 6 p.m... Read more ...

Kepler's hit in 17th gives Twins 4-3 win over Red Sox

Kepler's hit in 17th gives Twins 4-3 win over Red Sox

MINNEAPOLIS - Max Kepler's single with one out in the 17th inning gave the Minnesota Twins a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox early Wednesday in the longest game by innings... Read more ...