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For years Vietnamese gangs have dominated the black market for cigarettes, which is more profitable than drug trafficking. Now, Syrian gangs are pushing their way onto the scene.
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"It's been difficult for many to accept that a gay person could become a high-ranking minister."
This Guy Will Dump Your Partner for You
"Hi, I'm here with a message from your wife: you're not together anymore."
Horror Stories from the Day-to-Day Life of a Nursery Teacher
"I'll tell my dad, and when you leave school tomorrow there'll be a guy there with a knife and he'll stab you," the five-year-old said.
10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Squatter
"A society without private property would be much more humane."
I Spent a Week Riding Absolutely Everywhere on a Segway
From tourist spots to a meeting at the office, I wanted to understand whether being on a Segway feels as ridiculous as it looks.
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What I Learned About Racism as the Only Chinese Person at a 'Chinese' Festival
Every year, 20,000 people come together to wear eyeliner and shout "Ni hao" at each other at a Chinese festival in the Bavarian town of Dietfurt.
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People Told Us Their Hairdresser Horror Stories
"When I took a closer look in the mirror, I noticed that my hair had started to turn green."
Albrecht Becker Survived WWII to Become a Pioneering Photographer
Becker's artistic life began with a failed experiment on his penis.
I Pretended to Be a Young Joseph Stalin On Tinder, and It Went Weirdly Well
Hot people seem to get away with anything on dating apps. But does that rule still apply when those people are dictators?
My Childhood Was the Real Life Version of Netflix's 'Sex Education'
"When I was 14, my dad came to my school to give a guest lecture on venereal diseases and safe sex."
I Spied on Germany's National Spy Agency
Because someone had to.