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Dozens dead in more suspected gang violence against Mexico police

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Dozens dead in more suspected gang violence against Mexico police
Doug G. WareTANHUATO, Mexico, May 22 (UPI) -- Dozens were killed in Mexico Friday, in what officials say was a cartel-related shootout between a gang ... more

Ninja Punter: Seahawks' Ryan to compete on TV show

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Ninja Punter: Seahawks' Ryan to compete on TV show
Alex ButlerSEATTLE, May 22 (UPI) -- It may not rival "Beast Mode," but Jon Ryan is hoping to put his "Ginga Ninja" nickname to the ... more

Los Angeles Lakers open to trading No. 2 pick

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Los Angeles Lakers open to trading No. 2 pick
Alex ButlerLOS ANGELES, May 22 (UPI) -- Before Kobe Bryant announced that next season would be his last with the Lakers, the team's GM announced ... more

New maps identify poaching threats

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New maps identify poaching threats
Brooks HaysKASESE, Uganda, May 22 (UPI) -- New poaching maps help conservationists identify risk and better protect animals -- plotting out preferred areas, targets and ... more

'Thunder god vine' may hold key to effective obesity drug

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'Thunder god vine' may hold key to effective obesity drug
Stephen FellerBOSTON, May 22 (UPI) -- An extract called celastrol from the Chinese "thunder god vine" may help with weight loss by enhancing an appetite-suppressing ... more

USFWS to create pollinator corridor for butterflies, bees

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USFWS to create pollinator corridor for butterflies, bees
Brooks HaysWASHINGTON, May 22 (UPI) -- Officials with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are aiming to set aside a north-south corridor of conserved habitat ... more