Puerto Rico mostly in the dark one month after hurricane

Puerto Rico mostly in the dark one month after hurricane

It's been a month since Hurricane Maria ripped through Puerto Rico and Samuel de Jesus still can't drive out of his isolated, blacked-out town. ...
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US school to be named after Obama, drop name of Confederate leader

A public school in Mississippi is to drop the name of the Civil War leader of the pro-slavery South and be named after the first black US president, Barack Obama, the local newspaper reported. ...
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Uganda confirms 1 death from Ebola-like Marburg virus

Uganda confirms 1 death from Ebola-like Marburg virus

Uganda has confirmed one death from Marburg virus, a highly infectious hemorrhagic fever similar to Ebola, the health minister said on Thursday. ...
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Five injured in new clashes in Togo’s capital

Five injured in new clashes in Togo’s capital

Five people were shot and injured on Thursday as gangs of youths and the security forces clashed sporadically in Togo's capital Lome, ahead of a planned opposition protest that the government has ruled illegal. ...
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[PHOTO] Liberian Woman Arrested For Killing Two Sons While Nigerian Husband Is In Prison

[PHOTO] Liberian Woman Arrested For Killing Two Sons While Nigerian Husband Is In Prison

A Liberian woman drowned her infant son and his 5-year-old half brother in a bathtub hours after she called police and told them she was worried about being deported, a Delaware police chief said Tuesday, October 17. Kula Pelima who has lived in the U.S. for t...
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[PHOTO] Shock As Widower Catches Nurse Having Sex With Corpse Of Dead Wife

[PHOTO] Shock As Widower Catches Nurse Having Sex With Corpse Of Dead Wife

A grieving widower recently received the shock of his life after allegedly catching a male nurse having sex with his wife’s corpse as he visited her one last time in the hospital. The nurse, Grover Macuchapi, 27, was beaten by the grief-stricken partner befo...
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Danger and uncertainty a week from Kenya’s election

Danger and uncertainty a week from Kenya’s election

Kenyans head to the polls next Thursday for a second time this year after the Supreme Court overturned the August election victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta. ...
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May seeks summit breakthrough with offer on EU citizens

May seeks summit breakthrough with offer on EU citizens

British Prime Minister Theresa May pledged Thursday to treat European nationals living in Britain fairly as she tried to get sceptical EU leaders to revive Brexit negotiations at a summit in Brussels. ...
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Dozens killed as Taliban launch fresh assaults on Afghan bases

Militants launched two separate attacks on Afghan security installations killing dozens of soldiers Thursday, the latest in a series of devastating assaults this week that have left more than 120 people dead and underscored spiralling insecurity. ...
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Mexicans pick up the pieces one month after quake

Mexicans pick up the pieces one month after quake

One month after the earthquake that jolted Mexico on September 19, flattening dozens of buildings across Mexico City and leaving 369 dead, many people are only just starting to pick up the pieces. ...
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