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The '5 Disguises' Used By Human Traffickers

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Across the U.S., there is a movement to prioritize human trafficking prevention in our nation's communities. Schools, youth service programs, juvenile corrections services, group homes, and other youth-oriented spaces have begun to recognize their great potential to empower youth to stay safe from exploitation.

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Hidden Codex May Reveal Secrets Of Life In Mexico Before Spanish Conquest

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One of the rarest manuscripts in the world has been revealed hidden beneath the pages of an equally rare but later Mexican codex, thanks to hi-tech imaging techniques.

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“You Don’t Know The Struggles An Olympic Medallist Goes Through” − Former National Athlete Discloses Why Rewards Are Necessary

The 2016 Rio Olympics comes to a close today, and the Malaysian athletes have made the nation proud, bringing home four silver medals and one bronze, the most amount of medals the nation has witnessed in the Games to date.

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Kuala Lumpur Heritage Night Walk Brings Tourists To Old KL

Pic: BernamaKUALA LUMPUR: Each day, people pass by the city's old structures like Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Masjid Jamek, Central Market and Coliseum without knowing their historical value.

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Facebook Announces New Era For Social Gaming

Facebook is looking to give its selection of games an even bigger boost with the announcement of a new PC gaming platform.

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Android Continues To Lead The Way In Global Smartphone Sales

Samsung is still the undisputed market leader, selling no less than 76.7 million handsets in Q2 with a 22.3% market share. This puts the South Korean tech giant way ahead of Apple (44.3 million, 12.9%). Samsung is followed by three Chinese manufacturers: Huawei (30.6 million, 8.9%), Oppo (18.4 million, 5.4%) and Xiaomi (15.5 million, 4.5%). Note that Apple is the only one of the top five phone makers to see a fall in sales, dropping 3.7 million and 1.7 percentage points of market share in the space of a year.

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Aping Jazz Greats, Orangutan Makes Music Down Under

Pij Olijnyk said he was constantly looking for ways to entertain Adelaide Zoo’s 21-year-old Sumatran Orangutan called Kluet and was one day showing him some photos and videos on his phone.

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Nintendo Opens Kirby-Themed Cafés In Japan

AT&T, Apple, Google To WFans of the ridiculously cute pink puffball that eats his enemies for lunch can tuck into a stack of Kirby pancakes, Popstar curry, Maxim Tomato pasta, and Kirby macarons in Osaka and Tokyo this month.

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Scientists Investigate Link Between Unhealthy Diet During Pregnancy And ADHD

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Eating a balanced diet and making healthy choices during pregnancy could influence the mental health of children, according to a study from King's College London. Researchers found that children most at risk of developing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms had been exposed to unhealthy diets in utero -- including industrially processed foods high in fat and sugar -- which in turn caused genetic changes.

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