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North Korea holds another missile launch test

May 13 (UPI) — North Korea conducted another in a string of missile tests Saturday amid heightened international tensions over its nuclear program. South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported the missile was launched from the...

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Fireworks explosion in Mexico kills 14, mostly children

May 9 (UPI) — An explosion killed at least 14 people in Mexico when an errant firecracker hit a warehouse storing fireworks for an upcoming religious holiday, authorities said. The massive blast Monday night also injured at least...

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Paris train station reopens after security scare

May 8 (UPI) — The Gare du Nord in Paris reopened Tuesday after a security alert forced the evacuation of Europe’s busiest train station late Monday, officials said. Armed police rushed passengers off trains and cleared platforms...

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France requires models to prove they're not too skiny

May 6 (UPI) — French lawmakers passed a bill that requires models to provide a doctor’s note to prove they are healthy, a bid to crack down on dangerously skinny models in the nation’s highly competitive fashion industry. A...