UN finds organized crime expanding in Southeast Asia
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A Murder Conviction Was Overturned Using DNA and a Family Tree
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Salinas police arrest 28-year-old for 2017 murder, say he also committed Saturday's shooting
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Asia-Pacific meth drug trade worth up to $61 billion, U.N. says
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Merriam-Webster says that in the past 24 hours 'racism' was a top search term
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Organised crime outpaces authorities in Southeast Asia, U.N. says
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Man wanted for exposing himself in Target parking lot, police say
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Philly pool in violent-prone neighborhood reopens with police presence
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Court To Decide If Jeffrey Epstein Will Remain Behind Bars Ahead of Sex Crimes Trial
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