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Peru home build vexed by ‘the neighbors’: Inca-era mummies

Archaeologists are still studying the finds but said they likely belonged to members of a local elite who had been conquered by the Incas.
Image: Gas workers and archaeologists clean an area where ancient bones and vessels from a previous Inca culture were discovered in the Brena neighborhood of Lima, Peru, on Feb. 11, 2020.
Image: Gas workers and archaeologists clean an area where ancient bones and vessels from a previous Inca culture were discovered in the Brena neighborhood of Lima, Peru, on Feb. 11, 2020.
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Ben & Jerry’s returns to Israel despite ice cream maker's objections

Israel hailed the move as a victory in its ongoing campaign against the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement.
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ISRAEL-PALESTINIANS-CONFLICT-FOOD
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'Painful for our country': Torture is widespread practice in Mexico, say activists, victims

"It is a reality that is still very painful for our country to know that the agents of the law, or those who are in charge of complying with it, commit crimes," said a human rights attorney.
Image: A demonstration against violence and femicides on May 18, 2022 in the Zócalo of Mexico City.
Image: A demonstration against violence and femicides on May 18, 2022 in the Zócalo of Mexico City.
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New Zealand designates Proud Boys a terrorist organization

The South Pacific nation has become more attuned to threats from the far right after a white supremacist shot and killed 51 Muslim worshippers at two Christchurch mosques in 2019.
Pro-Gun Activists Protest At Virginia Capital On State's Lobby Day
Pro-Gun Activists Protest At Virginia Capital On State's Lobby Day
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Vietnam 'Napalm Girl' gets final burn treatment in Florida 50 years later 

“I heard the noise, bup-bup bup-bup, and then suddenly there was fire everywhere around me and I saw the fire all over my arm,” Kim Phuc said Tuesday about the 1972 bombing.
Image: Kim Phuc
Image: Kim Phuc
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Israel’s parliament dissolves, sets 5th election in 4 years

The government collapsed just over a year after it was formed in a historic move that saw longtime leader Benjamin Netanyahu ousted by a coalition of ideologically diverse parties.
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Image: ISRAEL-POLITICS-PARLIAMENT
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Mexican reporter fatally shot; 12th journalist killed in country this year

Antonio de la Cruz was a reporter for the local newspaper Expreso for almost 30 years. He covered rural and social topics such as water shortages.
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Dictator’s son Ferdinand Marcos Jr. is sworn in as Philippine president

“Wow, is this really happening?” asked one activist who was tortured during the rule of the elder Marcos, who was ousted 36 years ago in a “People Power” revolt.
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Fears of religious violence in India after video of Hindu tailor’s brutal killing is posted online

Internet services in the state of Rajasthan were suspended to suppress video of the killing, in which police say two Muslim men slit the tailor’s throat.
Image: Right-Wing Hindus Protest Against Beheading Of Tailor
Image: Right-Wing Hindus Protest Against Beheading Of Tailor

U.S.-Iran nuclear negotiations in Qatar end without breakthrough

"We will keep working with even greater urgency," said the E.U. official who served as an intermediary between the chief Iranian negotiator and Biden envoy Rob Malley.
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'Not normal': Big flow of U.S. arms to Mexico 'can't be denied,' author says

Gun manufacturers "have to take responsibility and see why their products are getting into the hands of the cartels," said Ioan Grillo, whose research was cited in a related lawsuit.
Guns are displayed at Shore Shot Pistol Range gun shop in Lakewood Township, N.J., on March 19, 2020.
Guns are displayed at Shore Shot Pistol Range gun shop in Lakewood Township, N.J., on March 19, 2020.