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U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday he would not proceed with his stated plans to designate Mexican drug cartels as terror groups following a request from his counterpart Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador. | @AFP 

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“What this video has done is throw into the spotlight the very real challenges that smaller firms throughout the U.K. are actually facing.” | @NinaGunoINQ 

A top Indian rights group launched an investigation Saturday into a police shooting of four rape-murder suspects, after accusations they were gunned down to assuage public anger. | @AFP 

Presidential spokesperson Panelo says ICC must rule that it has no jurisdiction over communication related to the Duterte admin’s war on drugs. He also says EJK allegations do not fall within the ICC’s definition of crimes against humanity. | @LeilasINQ 

Via @INQdotnetUSA  California state regulators on Thursday banned insurance companies from dropping customers who live in fire-prone areas, a move aimed at helping some 800,000 people across the state.

Justin Timberlake has publicly apologized to his actress-wife Jessica Biel days after he was seen holding hands with the co-star of his upcoming movie. | @AP 

As Mexico struggles to stop the bloodshed unleashed by its “drug wars,” the violence casts a long shadow over ordinary life for many Mexicans. | @AFP 


BTS @BTS_twt ) is Guinness World Record holder for 2018 | @NadieINQ 

Seven is a magic number for BTS. Yet for the seven-member Korean superstars, the seven tracks in their latest album, “Map of the Soul: Persona,” are more than the sum of its parts.

The teaser shows Halsey closing an old-fashioned movie theater’s ticketing booth before walking past the seven members clad in pink ensembles. |