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Who Is Responsible For That Pile Of Poop?

Who Is Responsible For That Pile Of Poop? | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
To stop open defecation, a U.N.-affiliated group takes villagers on a "walk of shame." But critics raise questions about the ethics of this approach.
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Indian woman stabbed more than 20 times in broad daylight. Video shows passersby doing nothing.

Indian woman stabbed more than 20 times in broad daylight. Video shows passersby doing nothing. | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
The footage lasted for an agonizing 45 seconds. Captured by CCTV on Tuesday in the streets of Burari, in North Delhi, it began with a man dragging a woman along the sidewalk before throwing her to the pavement. He pulled out a single blade from a pair of scissors and stabbed her with tremendous force
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A City Looks To STEM School To Lift Economy, But Will Grads Stay?

A City Looks To STEM School To Lift Economy, But Will Grads Stay? | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
What can a city in decline do to make a comeback? In Springfield, Ohio, a new school is trying to turn the tide. But local leaders say keeping young people from moving away is key to economic revival.
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Inside Ethiopia’s sizzling cauldron

Inside Ethiopia’s sizzling cauldron | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
The tribal Afar people have inhabited this arid moonscape for centuries, eking out a living by transporting salt across the brutal desert by camel caravans.
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Belgium minor first to be granted euthanasia - BBC News

Belgium minor first to be granted euthanasia - BBC News | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
A terminally-ill minor has been helped to die in Belgium, the first case since age restrictions on euthanasia were lifted in 2014.
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The Standing Rock Sioux 'know what they're doing' in North Dakota

The Standing Rock Sioux 'know what they're doing' in North Dakota | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
For weeks, members of the Standing Rock Sioux have gathered in Cannonball, North Dakota, standing against the Dakota Access pipeline. The government has now halted construction pending reassessment of the project.
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The island where thousands go to get married - BBC News

The island where thousands go to get married - BBC News | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
About 3,000 couples fly to Cyprus from the Middle East each year to get married.
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Sleep 'prioritises memories we care about' - BBC News

Sleep 'prioritises memories we care about' - BBC News | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Researchers discover that during sleep the thoughts your care about are more likely to enter your memory.
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Facebook And Mortality: Why Your Incessant Joy Gives Me The Blues

Facebook And Mortality: Why Your Incessant Joy Gives Me The Blues | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Clearly, researchers love Facebook, even if some of the rest of us are ambivalent. A 2012 survey of social science papers related to the social network
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When People Ate People, A Strange Disease Emerged

When People Ate People, A Strange Disease Emerged | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Most of the world didn't know anyone lived in the highlands of Papua New Guinea until the 1930s, when Australian gold prospectors surveying the area
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A Silent Epidemic: The Mental Health Crisis In Our Schools

A Silent Epidemic: The Mental Health Crisis In Our Schools | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Our public schools are struggling to handle millions of students with mental health problems. Here's why.
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Everyone seems to hate online reader comments. Here’s why I treasure them.

Everyone seems to hate online reader comments. Here’s why I treasure them. | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Many news organizations are getting rid of them. They should just fix them instead.
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What Al Capone can teach India about prohibition - BBC News

What Al Capone can teach India about prohibition - BBC News | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Can India's gigantic prohibition experiment succeed, 80 years after America's failed?
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'Water Stories' — The global water crisis in pictures

'Water Stories' — The global water crisis in pictures | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Since 2011, Brooklyn-raised photographer Mustafah Abdulaziz has traveled to nine countries for his long-term photographic project, Water, highlighting the global water crisis. This summer, he focused on New York's waterways and water challenges. The resulting images, along with images from around the world (including Brazil, Nigeria, Pakistan, India and China), will be shown in “Water Stories,” an open-air solo exhibition. This will be his first in New York, as part of Photoville, a free photography festival in Brooklyn Bridge Park.
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Disabled workers paid just pennies an hour – and it's legal

Disabled workers paid just pennies an hour – and it's legal | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it

One of the nation's best-known charities is paying disabled workers as little as 22 cents an hour, thanks to a 75-year-old legal loophole that critics say needs to be closed.
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Council on Foreign Relations

Council on Foreign Relations | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher. CFR.org provides daily analysis of foreign policy issues and content from Foreign Affairs magazine.
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What’s free in your country – but not in mine?

What’s free in your country – but not in mine? | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
From mineral water to water slides, these freebies may surprise even the most well travelled.
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New documentary examines at-risk youth in US schools

New documentary examines at-risk youth in US schools | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
The documentary follows a teacher reconnecting with his former student.
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Thailand is moving closer to decriminalizing meth

Thailand is moving closer to decriminalizing meth | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Seemingly out of nowhere, the typically rigid Thai junta is spouting soft views on narcotics that fall somewhere to the left of many Colorado stoners.
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Clues to your personality appeared before you could talk

Clues to your personality appeared before you could talk | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Long before you could express yourself with words, you were giving away the signs of your adult temperament. Christian Jarrett explains how.
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On Sept. 11, He Checked Hijackers Onto Flight 77. It's Haunted Him Ever Since

On Sept. 11, He Checked Hijackers Onto Flight 77. It's Haunted Him Ever Since | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
As an airline ticket agent on that terrible day, Vaughn Allex checked in families and a student group. But he also checked in their plane's hijackers. And because of that, "They were just all gone."
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A 10-year-old girl makes her pitch to Western powers for peace in Yemen

A 10-year-old girl makes her pitch to Western powers for peace in Yemen | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Yara is a 10-year-old girl living in Yemen's rebel-held capital city, Sanaa. The sound of fighter jets, rockets and bomb blasts have kept her awake at
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Sunnis and Shias: What's the story?

Sunnis and Shias: What's the story? | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Sunni and Shia Muslims: What is the difference between the two, and is there a connection between this age-old split and conflict around the world?
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White women are dying faster all over America — but what about where you live?

White women are dying faster all over America — but what about where you live? | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
Across the country, middle-aged white women are dying at staggeringly higher rates, but the trend isn’t universal. See how death rates in your county have changed.
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Life in the Native American oil protest camps - BBC News

Life in the Native American oil protest camps - BBC News | Kelly_MSSH | Scoop.it
An Indian reservation in North Dakota is the site of the largest gathering of Native Americans in more than 100 years. Indigenous people from across the US are living in camps on the Standing Rock reservation as they protest the construction of a new oil pipeline. As a result, a new community has emerged. The BBC's Charlie Northcott went to North Dakota to meet the protesters and discover what goes on in camp.
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