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    World Indonesia quake death toll tops 380 – Punch Newspapers

    An earthquake on the Indonesian island of Lombok has killed 387 people, authorities said on Saturday, adding hundreds of thousands of displaced people were still short of clean water, food and medicine nearly a week on. The shallow 6.9-magnitude quake Sunday levelled tens of thousands of...
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    World ‘Wicked and devious’ couple who subjected daughter to years of rape and abuse jailed for 23 years - Mail Online

    A husband and wife who kept their young daughter locked away from the world in their Welsh home and subjected her to years of rape and sexual abuse have been jailed for a total of 23 years. The child was never allowed out to play, never … Read more via News | Mail Online –...
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    World Inside Twitter’s Struggle Over What Gets Banned – More Top Stories – Ny Times News

    SAN FRANCISCO — With his arms folded, Jack Dorsey paced back and forth in a conference room at Twitter’s headquarters on Friday afternoon. In a rare look inside one of the social media company’s policy meetings... Read more via More Top Stories – Google News – Get...
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    World Donald Trump slams players after more protests – The Boston Globe

    NFL players demonstrated during the national anthem at several preseason games Thursday night... Read more via The Boston Globe – Get more World News
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    World Assange considers offer to appear before U.S. Senate committee – Yahoo News

    LONDON (Reuters) – WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who has been holed up in Ecuador’s London embassy for six years, is considering an offer to appear before a U.S. Senate committee to discuss alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election, … Read more via Yahoo News – Latest News &...
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    World The Latest: Israel says it struck Hamas position in Gaza – Yahoo News

    Israel’s military says its forces have struck a Hamas position in Gaza after Palestinians rallying at the Gaza border threw a grenade and explosive devices at … Read more via Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines – Get more World News
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    World Michael Avenatti Urges Democrats to Reject Michelle Obama’s Advice on Trump – The New York Times

    Michael Avenatti, fresh off his declaration that he may run for president in 2020, used his first big speech as a prospective candidate to call on the Democratic Party to reject Michelle Obama’s oft-quoted advice... Read more via The New York Times – Get more World News
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    World CNN’s Jake Tapper Rips Trump For Bashing NFL Players, Not White Supremacists – Yahoo News

    VIDEO CNN’s Jake Tapper slammed President Donald Trump on Friday for failing to condemn the upcoming white supremacist rally in Washington, D.C., while instead bashing NFL players for taking a knee against racism and police violence during the national anthem. Tapper accused the president of...
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    World Finance: Kampala based Mombasa engineer wins fifth M-PESA apartment worth Sh7.8 million –

    45-year-old Mzee Juma Saidi, an electrical engineer from Mombasa County is the new owner of the fifth M-PESA TU apartment worth KES 7.8 Million located in Nairobi’s Kahawa West estate. Mzee Saidi, who works as a maintenance manager at a Cement Company … Read more via – Nigeria’s...