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  1. The funeral industry may have overhauled its image, but it faces new problems (2)

    The Big Read: The funeral industry may have overhauled its image, but it faces new problems

    As the funeral industry evolves on the back of heightened interest from the younger generation, it has made strides towards professionalising its ...
  2. India has more than 30 million stray dogs such as this one in New Delhi

    Newborn mauled to death by dogs at India hospital

    Indian police have sealed a private hospital and charged staff for manslaughter after a newborn baby was mauled to death by dogs inside an ...
  3. As many Iranians mourn slain general Qasem Soleimani, European ministers are meeting in Brussels to

    Leading EU foreign ministers meet on Iran, Libya

    The foreign ministers of four leading European powers meet in Brussels Tuesday for emergency talks on Iran and Libya, as the EU scrambles to ...
  4. Syringe filled with narcotic sits on the roof of a car in Lynn

    Auto plant closures tied to surge in opioid overdose deaths

    Opioid overdose deaths have spiked in the wake of automotive assembly plant closures across the U.S. South and Midwest, a new study suggests.
  5. FILE PHOTO: A demonstrator vapes during a protest in Boston

    US vaping-related deaths rise to 55, cases of illness to 2,561

    U.S. health officials said on Tuesday one more death occurred since last week from a mysterious respiratory illness tied to vaping, taking the ...
  6. The skyline of lower Manhattan is seen before sunrise in New York

    From opioid deaths to student debt: A view of the 2010s economy in charts

    The 2010s saw the U.S. economy achieve its longest-ever expansion, with notable milestones such as 110 months of uninterrupted job gains and an ...