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    World How Venezuela’s children are paying a terrible price for their country’s failed socialist experiment – Mail Online

    Pity the children. Starving to death, dying of curable diseases, sold to sexual predators or simply abandoned, youngsters are paying a terrible price for Venezuela’s failed socialist experiment. More than one in seven children are currently suffering from malnutrition as their hard-working...
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    Metro New website shows how Apple cooperates with Chinese government to censor several apps – Mail Online

    A new website shows how much Apple allows the Chinese government to censor what people are allowed to download from the iOS App Store. The site was created by the non-profit organization GreatFire..... Read more via News | Mail Online – Get more World News
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    World The Washington Post’s moving Super Bowl ad uses the power of Tom Hanks’ voice to defend journalism – Mashable

    The Washington Post aired a powerful ad narrated by Tom Hanks during Super Bowl LII on Sunday, complete with its "Democracy Dies In Darkness" tagline. The moving spot begins with shots of memorable news events... Read more via Mashable – Get more World News
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    World US sends 3,750 more troops to Mexico border – Pentagon – Daily MonitorHome

    The United States will send an additional 3,750 troops to its frontier with Mexico, the Pentagon said Sunday, as President Donald Trump doubled down on his call for a wall to boost border security. Soldiers were originally deployed to the border under an order President Donald … Read more...
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    World Takoradi holds mammoth vigil for kidnapped girls – Myjoyonline

    Residents of Sekondi-Takoradi in the Western Region and its environs on Sunday held a grand vigil for the three missing young ladies that were reported kidnapped last year. The mammoth vigil was also to highlight what they say is the wave of kidnappings that has hit the … Read more via...