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Heavy Losses For Pemex Due To Fuel Theft

MEXICO -- The repair of pipelines punctured by organized crime represented for Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex) an expense of 3.24 billion, 555 pesos (about US$168 million) between 2006 and October 2017, was released today.

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Parents Who’ve Had A Tormented Past Are Most Likely To Sexually Abuse And Mistreat Their Children

As the world is still trying to digest the ghastly fact that a couple in California shackled and tortured their 13 children inside their “horror house”, news surfaced yesterday of a couple in Russia who raped their 12-year-old daughter every other day.

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More Rohingya Flee Myanmar As Bangladesh Prepares To Start Repatriation

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TEKNAF, Bangladesh - More than 100 Rohingya Muslims have crossed into Bangladesh from Myanmar since Wednesday, with the latest refugees saying army operations are continuing in troubled Rakhine State, raising doubts about plans to send back 655,500 who had already fled.

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Displaced By War, Some Yemenis Sift Through Garbage For Food

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HODEIDAH, Yemen - After persistent Saudi-led air strikes on their home area in northwest Yemen, the Ruzaiq family packed their belongings and fled to the relative safety of Hodeidah port on the Red Sea.

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Car Plows Through Copacabana Sidewalk, Kills Baby, Injures 15

Pic: ReutersRIO DE JANEIRO: A speeding car plowed through evening strollers on a crowded sidewalk of Rio’s famed Copacabana beach on Thursday in an apparent accident, killing an 8-month old baby and injuring 15 people, police said.

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China Says Sunken Iranian Tanker May Be Leaking Bunker Fuel

Pic: ReutersBEIJING: Bunker fuel may now be leaking from the Iranian oil tanker that sank in the East China Sea last Sunday, China’s State Oceanic Administration (SOA) said, underlining fears for contamination from the world’s worst oil ship disaster in decades.

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New Trump Office Would Protect Conscience Rights Of Doctors

WASHINGTON  — Reinforcing its strong connection with social conservatives, the Trump administration announced Thursday a new federal office to protect medical providers refusing to participate in abortion, assisted suicide or other procedures on moral or religious grounds.

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I Thought I Was Going To Die, Says Olympian Of Doctor’s Abuse

Simone Biles and Aly Raisman have also opened up about the abuse they said they expierenced at the hands of Nassar. Filepic: Getty Images

Olympic Gymnast McKayla Maroney urged a judge to sentence disgraced doctor Larry Nassar to life behind bars for sexually abusing her and more than 100 others under the guise of medical “treatment.”

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Pope Shocks Chile By Accusing Sex Abuse Victims Of Slander

SANTIAGO, Chile  — Pope Francis accused victims of Chile’s most notorious pedophile of slander Thursday, an astonishing end to a visit meant to help heal the wounds of a sex abuse scandal that has cost the Catholic Church its credibility in the country.

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