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Puerto Ricans Are Struggling To Flee The Island With Their Pets

Puerto Ricans Are Struggling To Flee The Island With Their PetsThousands of people are fleeing Puerto Rico as the island remains without power and the death toll continues to climb more than a month after Hurricane Maria.



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Stephen Paddock: ‘Secret life' of mass murderer has left police struggling to find motive

Stephen Paddock: ‘Secret life' of mass murderer has left police struggling to find motiveLas Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock led a secret life which has left police struggling to find a motive for the mass shooting by a man they described simply as “disturbed and dangerous”. Hundreds of officers have spent days trying to build a profile of the high-stakes gambler wh, over a period of decades, built up a massive arsenal of weapons before the high-rise massacre.



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Trump's North Korea threat leaves Asia struggling to explain

Trump's North Korea threat leaves Asia struggling to explainOfficials and pundits across Asia struggled Wednesday to parse Donald Trump's vow Tuesday at the U.N. General Assembly to "totally destroy North Korea" if provoked.



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Small Towns Outside Houston Still Struggling With Dire Problems

Small Towns Outside Houston Still Struggling With Dire ProblemsORANGE, Texas ― Harvey’s floodwaters are receding in Houston, but the swath of Texas from the city toward the Gulf of Mexico remained largely under water and in dire straits Friday, a week after the storm first made landfall.



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Man with DEVAST8 face tattoo struggling to get a job 

Man with DEVAST8 face tattoo struggling to get a job A New Zealand man with a large DEVAST8 face tattoo says it is preventing him from finding a job. Mark Cropp got the tattoo – done by his brother – a few months ago when he was drunk on contraband homebrew in prison, but admits he now regrets the decision. The amateur inking covers his cheeks, mouth and chin Credit: Caters  The 19-year-old told the New Zealand Herald that he has struggled to find work since his release from prison after contacting several recruitment agencies. In a desperate attempt to find work, he posted a selfie on the Auckland Jobs Facebook group appealing for someone to give him a job. Mark Cropp with his girlfriend Taneia Ruki Credit: Caters  “I’m keen as to work but have one thing that is stopping me and that’s my tattoo on my face,” he wrote. “I don’t have a CV as of yet but have worked at NZ brick distributors before, also a scrap metal yard … Keen as on job or work place that will take me on.” Bad celebrity tattoos He told the New Zealand Herald: “One employment place said to me ‘I wouldn't employ you with that on your face, I wouldn’t even take a second look at you.’ I’ve had other people that just shrugged and laughed at me. “I just want any job at the end of the day … I’m sick of being on the dole.” Cropp pleaded guilty to aggravated robbery after pulling a knife on a tourist in 2015 and was given a two-year sentence. The teen’s determination to find work has paid off and he has received job offers in scaffolding and construction since posting on Facebook.   A tattoo laser removal company has also offered to remove the DEVAST8 from his face for free. This man’s Hebrew tattoo doesn’t say what he thinks it does Surprising celebrity tattoos  



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Greek families left struggling after successive cuts

Greek families left struggling after successive cutsIn the living room of his small Athens flat, 40-year-old Dimitris Voutsinos scours the web for job ads — one of thousands struggling to cope as Greece’s economic crisis endures. In May, under pressure from its creditors, the government slashed pensions again and cut tax breaks for 2019 and 2020, even for income just above the poverty level.



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Millions of Americans Struggling With Soaring Cancer Drug Costs

Millions of Americans Struggling With Soaring Cancer Drug CostsNationwide, drug costs are expected to rise as much as 11 percent this year, after climbing 11 percent last year. Specialty drugs are expected to increase by 18 percent.



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Shopping Malls Struggling to Survive As Online Retail Sales Surge

Shopping Malls Struggling to Survive As Online Retail Sales SurgeExperts forecast that over the next five years, 20-25 percent of malls in the U.S. will close permanently. On Friday, the Labor Department reported that 6,000 retail jobs were lost last month.



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New Footage Shows Tiger Woods Incoherent, Struggling to Blow into Breathalyzer After Arrest

New Footage Shows Tiger Woods Incoherent, Struggling to Blow into Breathalyzer After ArrestThe golfer's speech is slurred as he states his name, along with his height, weight, hair and eye color for the officers.



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2 gang rapes show India struggling on women's safety

2 gang rapes show India struggling on women's safetyNEW DELHI (AP) — One woman was brutally gang raped and murdered, her body left disfigured in a patch of shrubs near her home in a north Indian village. Days later, another woman was abducted and gang raped in a moving car in a New Delhi suburb.



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