Rainbow Raids: Egypt Launches Its Widest Anti-Gay Crackdown Yet

Nearly 60 people have been arrested so far in the conservative Muslim country’s anti-LGBTQ crackdown.

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Working Yourself to Death Is in the Spotlight in Japan

Japanese broadcaster NHK announced this week that one of its young reporters died of “karoshi,” a term for overwork, in 2013.

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Trump Furious After Report That Tillerson Called Him a ‘Moron’

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was called to the White House after a furious President Trump reacted to reports of a growing rift between the two men.

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Civilian Deaths Spike in Syrian War, Red Cross Says

A report from a humanitarian organization working in Syria is sounding the alarm about the high levels of civilian casualties and the worst levels of violence since the battle for Aleppo in 2016.

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