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Nigeria's 'brown envelope' journalism

bbc - 15 hours 30 min ago
Shining a light on Nigeria's "brown envelope" journalism
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Egyptian interior minister removed

bbc - 15 hours 37 min ago
Egypt's government removes controversial Interior Minister Mohammed Ibrahim after mounting calls for him to go over protester crackdowns.
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Hotel chain confirms hack attack

bbc - 15 hours 40 min ago
Hotel chain Mandarin Oriental has confirmed that credit card data has been stolen in a hack attack on the company's network.
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ISIS throws gay men off roofs

cnn - 16 hours 6 min ago
The photographs released by ISIS in its stronghold of Raqqa are dated March 2015. The first ones show a large crowd, mostly men, but also among them a handful of women and children, all looking up.
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US envoy survives Korea knife attack

bbc - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 23:43
A militant Korean nationalist slashes the face of the US ambassador to South Korea, with the North calling it a "knife shower of justice".
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Clever girls, stupid boys?

bbc - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 23:39
An international study challenges stereotypes about the differences between boys and girls at school.
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Clashes near Aleppo intelligence HQ

bbc - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 23:39
Fierce clashes are reported in the Syrian city of Aleppo, near an intelligence facility attacked on Wednesday, as a barrel bomb attack kills 18.
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Mayor taunts students over snow days

cnn - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 23:32
Every time a snowstorm bears down on Danbury, Connecticut -- which has happened a lot this winter -- students and parents turn to Twitter to find out whether schools will be closed.
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Thousands flee battle for Iraqi city

bbc - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 23:23
A military operation to retake the Iraqi city of Tikrit from Islamic State forces about 28,000 people to flee their homes, the UN says.
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Feds: Lots of U.S. kids want to join ISIS

cnn - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 23:13
The FBI/Department of Homeland Security sent a joint warning to law enforcement across the country about the concern over a growing trend of girls and boys wanting to fight with ISIS in the wake of the detention of a 17-year-old Northern Virginia teen last week, according to a law enforcement official who has read the report.
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Tanzania albino killers face death

bbc - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 23:12
Four people, including the victim's husband, are sentenced to death in Tanzania after being found guilty of murdering an albino woman.
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Carson: Science on gays murky

cnn - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 23:07
Ben Carson says homosexuality is a choice because many people "go into prison straight -- and when they come out, they're gay."
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Kyodo Top12 News (22:50)

kyodonews - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 22:53
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Lost city found in jungle

cnn - Thu, 03/05/2015 - 22:53
Archaeologists searching for a lost city in the jungles of Honduras have discovered the urban remains of what they believe is a vanished ancient civilization, National Geographic reports.
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