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Death toll rises in turmoil after Kenya’s election

NAIROBI, Kenya — In an escalation of Kenya’s deadly election violence, police on Saturday fired live ammunition at rioters and used tear gas on vehicles carrying opposition officials trying to enter a Nairobi slum where they have strong support. A young girl was killed by a stray bullet, nine bodies with gunshot wounds were brought …

Mexican authorities seize illicit alcohol in crackdown at resorts

USA Today NetworkRaquel Rutledge, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Published 4:58 p.m. ET Aug. 12, 2017 | Updated 4:59 p.m. ET Aug. 12, 2017 CLOSE Mexican authorities swept through 31 resorts, restaurants and nightclubs in Cancun and Playa del Carmen in recent days, suspending operations at two for unsanitary alcohol. Mexican authorities announce the seizure of illicit …