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Dozens of skulls found in shallow graves as Mexico's cartels battle for turf

Nayarit has been one of the states hit hardest by an increase in gang-related killings, which helped push murders to a record high in Mexico in 2017.

EPA eases path for new chemicals, raising health fears

After EPA streamlines approval process, critics say that the agency is skipping vital steps that protect the public from hazardous chemicals.

Washington State QB Tyler Hilinski found dead in apparent suicide

Hilinski, just 21 years old, died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

Rebel ex-policeman among dead in Venezuela shootout

Venezuela officials said a rebel police officer who led a helicopter attack was killed in a shootout. Video appeared to show a surrender attempt.

Most National Park System advisory board members quit in protest

The chairman of the National Park System Advisory Board accused the Interior Department of having no interest in "the forward-thinking agenda of science."