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Sexual abuse of women rife in NKorea — HRW

In a photo taken on June 5, a traffic security officer stands on duty at an intersection in Pyongyang. AFP PHOTO SEOUL: North Korean police and other officials prey on women with near-total impunity, a rights group said Thursday, in a rare report on sex abuse in the isolated nation. …

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Trick-or-treating kids at higher risk of traffic deaths, study shows

Lead researcher emphasizes kids should still go out for Halloween, but urges safety precautions A new study reinforces longstanding concerns about children’s safety when out trick-or-treating, noting that kids are more likely to be killed in a traffic accident on Halloween night than other night of the year. (Mike Segar/Reuters) …

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