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Follicle mites

They're crawling all over your face

shale gas drilling rig

What lies beneath

Shale boom: a permanent revolution?

In this Aug. 13, 2014, photo, Vicki Bennett, a 50-year-old homeless woman who lives in her van, eats her dinner while waiting to do her laundry outside a laundromat during a Laundry Love event in Huntington Beach, Calif. Laundry Love is a growing faith-driven movement that helps people change their lives by letting them change into clean clothes. The organization partners with local laundromats and helps those who are homeless or struggling financially by doing their laundry for free. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

Laundry love

Care for poor, homeless found in a laundromat

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UN peacekeepers through strong binoculars watch fighting near the Syrian town of Quneitra and the Quneitra crossing, the only border crossing between Israel and Syria, on the Golan Heights.

Besieged peacekeepers could use ‘deadly force’

UN demands unconditional and immediate release of all the detained

With Shaikh Hamdan's win, the UAE kept the gold title which was earned by Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid in the 2012 FIA World Endurance Championship at Euston Park, UK, and will retain the title until 2016, thus adding a new feather in the UAE’s endurance cap.

Shaikh Hamdan strikes gold in France

Dubai Crown Prince emulates success of his brother in 2002 with endurance success

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A man in jail. Picture used for illustrative purposes only.

20 held in Dubai for power cable thefts

Gang was active in other emirates too, police say

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7 leading eye ailments in the region

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