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Boko Haram suicide bombers kill 42 in blasts in Nigeria

Jossy Ola/AP People inspect a damaged mosque following an explosion in Maiduguri, Nigeria, on Friday. Jossy Ola/AP A self-defense fighter says twin bomb blasts have killed scores at a northeast Nigerian mosque crowded with people observing pre-dawn prayers. Jossy Ola/AP People look at blood stains from a damaged mosque following an explosion in Maiduguri, Nigeria. Previous Next Enlarge YOLA, Nigeria ...

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Pop Warner youth football sued over Wisconsin man’s suicide

By STEVE KARNOWSKI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mother of a Wisconsin man who died in 2012 is suing the Pop Warner organization, saying his suicide was the result of dementia caused by brain injuries he suffered while playing youth football. Joseph Chernach was 25 when he hanged himself in his mother’s shed in Hixton, Wisconsin, in 2012. The ...

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Daughter Charged In Father’s Suicide Speaks Out In Favor Of Death With Dignity

A Pennsylvania woman is speaking out in favor of Death with Dignity after she was charged in assisting suicide by handing her father a bottle of medication with which he attempted suicide. Death with Dignity is a cause which has encouraged debate among those who believe in the right for terminally ill patients to end their lives with prescription medication ...

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Female Kurdish suicide bomber attacks Islamic State in Syria

Ed AdamczykKOBANI, Syria, Oct. 6 (UPI) — A female Kurdish fighter killed an unknown number of people in a suicide attack on an Islamic State position in the border town of Kobani, Syria. Top News – UPI.com

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Chechnya suicide bomber kills 5 police, wounds 12

GROZNY, Russia (AP) — Russian police say a suicide bomber blew himself up in the capital of Chechnya, killing four police officers and wounding four others. An Associated Press journalist at the scene saw several ambulances leave the site, which has been blocked off by police. The capital of Chechnya, Grozny, was celebrating City Day and the birthday of its ...

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Back-to-back Russian suicide bombings kill over 30

Published: December 30, 2013 5:54 AMBy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Photo credit: AP | An ambulance leaves the site of a trolleybus explosion in Volgograd, Russia. The explosion left 10 people dead Monday, a day after a suicide bombing that killed at least 17 at the city’s main railway. (Dec. 30, 2013) MOSCOW – A blast that tore through an electric ...

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