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Qatar appoints four women to its law-drafting Shura Council
Qatar appoints four women to its law-drafting Shura Council

Qatar's royal decree announced 28 new members were appointed for the country's Shura Council. Four of those members are women, marking it the first time Qatar has appointed women for the council responsible for discussing drafting of laws and government policies.

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Gunman kills at least four in shooting in Rancho Tehama, California
Gunman kills at least four in shooting in Rancho Tehama, California

In a multiple-location shooting spree lasting about 45 minutes, a gunman killed at least four people and wounded at least ten, including an injury at an elementary school in the rural town of Rancho Tehama, California.

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Poland: Thousands of far-right nationalists gather in Warsaw to march for white supremacy, anti-liberalism, and anti-Islam on Polish independence day
Thousands of far-right nationalists march in Warsaw for white supremacy, anti-liberalism, anti-Islam on Polish independence day

Thousands of far-right nationalists gathered in Poland's capital Warsaw to participate in "Independence March" which was organized by far-right groups including All-Polish Youth, the National Movement, and the National-Radical Camp.

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DR Congo: Train crash kills more than 30 in Lualaba province
DR Congo: Train crash kills more than 30 in Lualaba province

A train derailed and fell into a ravine where it caught fire, according to Radio Okapi, in Buyofwe, Lualaba Province, southern Democratic Republic of the Congo. By varying reports 33 or more people were killed.

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Charles Manson, serving nine life sentences for 1969 murders, dies aged 83
Charles Manson, serving nine life sentences for 1969 murders, dies aged 83

Charles Manson, whose "Manson family" followers killed nine people in 1969 and whose death sentence became nine life sentences after the state of California outlawed the death sentence, died on Sunday in a hospital in Bakersfield of natural causes, according to the California Department of Corrections.

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