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Tobacco Shops Associated with Crime

A study was led by a researcher at the University of California, Riverside. According to the research, tobacco shops (smoke shops), may represent potential "nuisance properties" in urban communities of color. Nuisance properties are properties where unsafe activities affecting public health and safety occur repeatedly. 

WHO Found: Suspected Diphtheria Cases were around 500 In Yemen

In this study, The United Nations calls Yemen the world's worst humanitarian crisis, with 8 million people on the brink of famine. Yemen, one of the Arab world's poorest countries, is embroiled in a proxy war between the Houthi armed movement, allied with Iran, and a U.S.-backed military coalition headed by Saudi Arabia. At least 471 people in Yemen are believed to have been infected with diphtheria, killing one in 10 of them since the outbreak began in mid-August, the World Health Organization (WHO)