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Scientists declare climate crisis upon us

More than 11,000 scientists have declared the world faces a climate emergency, while Australia has been named as among the many countries not doing enough to limit warming.

Mexican cartel gunmen kill US women, kids

Drug cartel gunmen have ambushed three SUVs along a dirt road, slaughtering six children and three women - all US citizens living in northern Mexico - in a grisly attack that left one vehicle a burned-out, bullet-riddled hulk, authorities say.