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Colombian man busted trying to smuggle cocaine under his wig

A Colombian man who looked nervous coming out of his flight in Barcelona, Spain caught the attention of security officials not for his actions, but for his very unusual looking wig. In particular, officials noticed the height of his wig. When officers approached the 65-year-old man, who had just arrived on …

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Trump, Xi arrive for high-stakes G-20 meeting

President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived for a face-to-face meeting in Osaka, Japan, on Saturday amid trade tensions between the U.S. and China. The meeting between the two leaders at the G-20 summit is their first in seven months, although the two reportedly saw each other at a dinner for …

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The Latest: Tanker crew land in Dubai after 2 days in Iran

This June 13, 2019, image released by the U.S. military’s Central Command, shows damage and a suspected mine on the Kokuka Courageous in the Gulf of Oman near the coast of Iran. The U.S. military on Friday, June 14, 2019, released a video it said showed Iran’s Revolutionary Guard removing …

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Zero elephants poached in a year in top Africa wildlife park

JOHANNESBURG – One of Africa’s largest wildlife preserves is marking a year without a single elephant found killed by poachers, which experts call an extraordinary development in an area larger than Switzerland where thousands of the animals have been slaughtered in recent years. The apparent turnaround in Niassa reserve in …

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Canada to allow the sale of cannabis edibles late this year

OTTAWA, Ontario – The Canadian government says a limited selection of cannabis-laced food products won’t hit retail shelves in the country before mid-December. Last October, Canada became the second and largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace but it has delayed the sale of edibles containing pot. The government …

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