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Chicago Police Shooting Victims Mostly Black Men

A total of 435 people were shot by officers and 92 were killed from 2010 through 2015 in the city, according to data obtained by the Chicago Tribune.
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Trump Faces Flak For Politicizing Dwyane Wade Family Tragedy

The NBA star’s cousin Nykea Aldridge was shot dead Friday after she was caught in crossfire on a Chicago street, raising concerns regarding gun policies.

Second Death Linked To ‘Pokémon Go’ In Japan

A Vietnamese woman was hit by a vehicle in Aichi Prefecture on Japan’s Honshu Island within a week of another game-related death in the country.
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India Successfully Tests Scramjet Engine Technology

The scramjet engine, with its air-breathing propulsion system, uses hydrogen as fuel and oxygen from the atmospheric air as the oxidizer.
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North Korea Calls UN Condemnation ‘Provocative’

The reported success of Pyongyang’s attempt at launching a ballistic missile from a submarine Wednesday drew sharp criticism from the member states of the United Nations Security Council.

ISIS Child Executioners Allegedly Kill Prisoners

A nine-minute video shows five children in military uniform and black head covers targeting the five kneeling hostages identified as “atheist Kurds” and “spies.”
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Bangladesh Cafe Attack ‘Mastermind’ Killed

Twenty people, mostly foreign nationals, were killed in the attack on capital Dhaka’s Holey Artisan Bakery in July.

Samsung And Tencent Grab Tech Spotlight In Asia

South Korea's Samsung and China's Tencent are pushing forward into the global tech limelight with stock prices sitting around record highs. As correspondent Tara Joseph reports, both firms have launched successful products in a crowded and competitive sector.

Carbon Dioxide Emission- A major cause of air pollution

Scientists Can Convert CO2 Into Fuel

Scientists used a phototropic bacterium — bacteria that respond to light stimuli — as a catalyst to generate methane from the greenhouse gas.

Was There ‘Pay To Play’ At The Clinton Foundation?

Newly released emails brought fresh attention to the intersection of foundation fundraising and policies pushed by the Hillary Clinton-led State Department. Here's what's been reported so far.
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13 Inspiring Quotes For #WomensEqualityDay

“How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!”  ―  Maya Angelou