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Outbreaks of deadly diseases likely occur : Ministry
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Outbreaks of deadly diseases likely occur : Ministry

At a meeting to implement desease prevention measures in Hanoi on November 3 the Ministry of Health warned while the number of dengue fever patients dropped drastically, other deadly infectious

Deadly road traps: Open sewers call for sidewalk 'patch up' in Saigon
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Deadly road traps: Open sewers call for sidewalk 'patch up' in Saigon

En Vnexpress - Recent incidents of children killed after being washed down unfenced drains should raise an alarm: sidewalks don't just need cleaning up.

Old and deadly: Japan's drive to beat elderly road menace
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Old and deadly: Japan's drive to beat elderly road menace

En Vnexpress - Most accidents caused by elderly drivers result from them mixing up the accelerator and the brake or losing control of the steering wheel.

Silent killer: Sweltering planet braces for deadly heat shocks
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Silent killer: Sweltering planet braces for deadly heat shocks

En Vnexpress - Heat remains underestimated as a threat by governments, aid agencies and individuals.

Deadly secret: Road accidents in Vietnam no one tells you about
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Deadly secret: Road accidents in Vietnam no one tells you about

En Vnexpress - In Vietnam, driving safely is simply not enough.

Philippine war refugees facing deadly health risks
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Philippine war refugees facing deadly health risks

'The health situation is not yet critical at this point, but we fear that this may worsen in the coming days with prolonged displacement.'

Sri Lanka seeks international help after deadly flooding, landslides kill 122
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Sri Lanka seeks international help after deadly flooding, landslides kill 122

The disaster has claimed at least 122 lives, and 97 people are still missing.

Colombia learns hard lesson on land management from deadly flood
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Colombia learns hard lesson on land management from deadly flood

Yahoo News People were caught off guard when a devastating flash flood surged through a small city in southern Colombia, but not everyone was surprised. Government agencies, land use experts, and

China makes deadly opioid carfentanil a controlled substance
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China makes deadly opioid carfentanil a controlled substance

Yahoo News SHANGHAI (AP) — China says it is designating the deadly drug carfentanil and three other synthetic opioids as controlled substances effective March 1.

Rockets hit Baghdad Green Zone after deadly protest
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Rockets hit Baghdad Green Zone after deadly protest

Yahoo News Several rockets fired from inside Baghdad on Saturday struck the capital's fortified Green Zone area that houses most of Iraq's key institutions and main embassies, officials said. The

Lebanon to sue suspect in Istanbul deadly New Year's attack
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Lebanon to sue suspect in Istanbul deadly New Year's attack

Yahoo News BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's state news agency says Beirut will file a lawsuit against the suspect behind the New Year's terror attack in Istanbul that killed 39 people, including three

Trump lashes out at McCain for comments on deadly Yemen raid
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Trump lashes out at McCain for comments on deadly Yemen raid

Yahoo News WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday lashed out at Republican Sen. John McCain, accusing the veteran of emboldening the enemy for disputing the administration's insistence

Syrian jets wage deadly strikes on rebel-held Homs district
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Syrian jets wage deadly strikes on rebel-held Homs district

Yahoo News Syrian government jets bombed a rebel-held district of Homs city in the west of the country on Wednesday, killing several people, rescue workers and a monitoring group reported. A

Yemen seeks 'reassessment' of deadly US raid
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Yemen seeks 'reassessment' of deadly US raid

Yahoo News CAIRO (AP) — Yemen's foreign minister says it has asked for a "reassessment" of a U.S. raid last month that killed several women and children, but denies reports that his government has

3 face murder charges in deadly 1993 LA apartment fire
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3 face murder charges in deadly 1993 LA apartment fire

Yahoo News LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three alleged gang members who prosecutors say set a 1993 fire to retaliate against a building manager's attempt to quell drug sales have been charged with murder in

China punishes 11 for dereliction of duty after deadly bus fire
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China punishes 11 for dereliction of duty after deadly bus fire

Yahoo News The government of the northern Chinese region of Ningxia has punished 11 officials for dereliction of duty after a deadly bus fire last year killed 18 people in the regional capital

Deadly fighting surges in Ukraine despite truce
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Deadly fighting surges in Ukraine despite truce

Yahoo News A sudden surge in clashes between Ukrainian forces and Russian-backed rebels killed at least seven people on Monday despite a tattered truce in Ukraine's war-scarred east. The fighting

Deadly quake nightmare returns to haunt Italy
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Deadly quake nightmare returns to haunt Italy

Yahoo News Italy was hit by four earthquakes in four hours Wednesday, killing one and bringing terror to snowbound mountain areas still recovering from last year's series of deadly tremors. The

Demolitions spark deadly violence in Arab Israeli village
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Demolitions spark deadly violence in Arab Israeli village

Yahoo News Umm Al-Heiran (Israel) (AFP) - Demolitions in an Arab Israeli village that activists say has been targeted by racist policies sparked violence Wednesday in which a policeman and his

Ice storm pelts central U.S., causing deadly road conditions
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Ice storm pelts central U.S., causing deadly road conditions

Yahoo News By Timothy Mclaughlin CHICAGO (Reuters) - A winter storm battered a large swath of the central United States on Sunday with ice and freezing rain, creating dangerous driving conditions

Brazil police quell latest deadly jail riot
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Brazil police quell latest deadly jail riot

Yahoo News Brasília (AFP) - Brazilian police on Sunday quelled a riot that left at least 10 people dead in a northern jail, the latest of several gruesome gang-related massacres in the country's

Study: Some bats showing resistance to deadly fungus
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Study: Some bats showing resistance to deadly fungus

Yahoo News CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The little brown bat, a species that has been decimated by a deadly fungus, could be taking the first tentative steps to recovery.

The Latest: Hamas praises deadly truck attack in Jerusalem
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The Latest: Hamas praises deadly truck attack in Jerusalem

Yahoo News JERUSALEM (AP) — The Latest on a truck-ramming attack in Jerusalem that killed at least four Israelis (all times local):

Obama 'heartbroken' by deadly Florida airport shooting: report
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Obama 'heartbroken' by deadly Florida airport shooting: report

Yahoo News US President Barack Obama said Friday he was "heartbroken" for the families of the victims of the deadly shooting at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood airport in Florida. In his first public

Looting, protests in Mexico over gas price hikes turn deadly
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Looting, protests in Mexico over gas price hikes turn deadly

Yahoo News MEXICO CITY (AP) — Protests and looting fueled by anger over gasoline price hikes in Mexico have led to four deaths, the ransacking of at least 300 stores and the arrests of more than 700