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Sex crime that shocked a nation

Last spring I was sexually assaulted in broad daylight in Mexico City. It nearly destroyed my career, forced me to flee the country, and alienated me from society.

 

 

Father kills 16-year-old twin daughters

 Twin 16-year-old sisters and their father were shot and killed in what appears to be a murder-suicide inside their St. Charles, Illinois, home, according to reports.

How I had sex with 1,000 men – Teenager

The Roosevelt Inn in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, faces a civil lawsuit from a teenage girl who said that she was a victim of sex trafficking.

 

How I had sex with 1,000 men – Teenager

The Roosevelt Inn in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, faces a civil lawsuit from a teenage girl who said that she was a victim of sex trafficking.

 

UAE officials arrest couple over pregnancy

On January 29, a 27-year-old Ukrainian woman living in the United Arab Emirates went to the doctor after experiencing stomach cramps. What came next: a pregnancy diagnosis—and her arrest for unmarried sex, which is illegal in the UAE.

Woman who killed boyfriend with bleach

Authorities allege a Chicago woman, Yasmine Elder, 24, has killed her boyfriend, Darrius Ellis, by pouring bleach down his throat during a fight, PEOPLE confirms.

U.S. Marines arrive in Syria to provide artillery support in fight against ISIS

A contingent of several hundred Marines has arrived in Syria to provide artillery support to U.S.-backed Syrian rebels preparing to retake Raqqa, ISIS's de facto capital in Syria, according to a U.S. military official.

Pope warns against Trump, other populists govts

Pope Francis warned against the rising tide of populism in an interview with German paper Die Zeit this week, reigniting an ongoing search for subliminal criticism of President Trump in the pope’s words.

 

Robbers 'pose as police' in Johannesburg airport heist

 

Armed thieves masquerading as police have carried out a robbery at Johannesburg's international airport in South Africa, reports say.

The thieves are said to have driven into a restricted zone on Tuesday evening and taken containers of cash.

Couple 'detained in UAE over sex

 

A South African man and his Ukrainian fiancee have been detained in the United Arab Emirates for unlawful sex, a relative says.

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