Washington has the highest infant mortality rate of all the world's richest capitals, according to a survey highlighting the failure of the world's wealthiest country to prevent high rates of child deaths among its poorest citizens.
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Maryland Governor Larry Hogan calls for a day of prayer and reconciliation in Baltimore, as racially-charged protests die down and the city lifts its curfew.
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In 1942, a farmer living next to the Mauthausen concentration camp, in northern Austria, filed a police report about detainees getting shot in the camp's quarry and left to die.
Greece has been expected to present its international creditors with a series of reform measures, in a further step to improve relations between Athens and Brussels in negotiating a loan deal.
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Indonesia on Wednesday staunchly defended its execution of seven foreigners including two Australians as a vital front of its "war" on drugs as testimony emerged of how they went singing to their deaths.
The northern province of Yen Bai is famous for stunning terraced rice fields, and Lim Mong Valley is one of the best places to see the fields.
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A South Korean appeals court on Tuesday found the captain of the Sewol ferry that sank a year ago guilty of murdering the 304 people who died in the disaster and upped his sentence to life imprisonment.
Around 2,000 children are killed annually in road traffic crashes in Vietnam, according to World Health Organization statistics released on Monday.
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A traffic safety week, with the theme "Children and Traffic Safety", was launched this morning in Ha Noi by the National Traffic Safety Committee, in co-ordination with the Asia Injury Prevention and the World Health Organisation.
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A young Vietnamese woman, who almost killed herself after losing the love of her life, travelled alone across the US hoping it would be cathartic, and the result is Qua Tre De Chet – Hanh Trinh Nuoc My (Too Young to Die – American Journey), an autobiography released this week.
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