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Militants bomb Gaziantep, Turkey police headquarters
Militants bomb Gaziantep, Turkey police headquarters

A car bomb detonated at police headquarters in Gaziantep, Turkey on Sunday morning killed two police officers and injured more than twenty other people. The governor's office said nineteen of the injured were police officers.

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100 tons of ivory burned in Africa; estimated at $250,000 on black market
100 tons of ivory burned in Africa; estimated at $250,000 on black market

On Saturday, over one hundred tons of ivory was burned in Kenya. The elephant ivory's estimated worth on the black market was about $170,000 and the rhinoceros ivory's around $70,000.

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60 people still missing after Kenyan house collapse
60 people still missing after Kenyan house collapse

According to a report from the Red Cross on Monday, about 60 people were still missing after a house collapsed during a heavy rain storm on Friday in Nairobi, the capital of Kenya.

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University defeat Toads in 2016 Sunshine Coast Rugby Union round 4
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University defeat Toads in 2016 Sunshine Coast Rugby Union round 4

Reigning Sunshine Coast rugby premiers University gained their first win of the 2016 season, defeating the Nambour Toads 25–24 at the University of the Sunshine Coast in Sippy Downs, Queensland, Australia.

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Magnitude 7.0 earthquake affects archipelago of Vanuatu
Magnitude 7.0 earthquake affects archipelago of Vanuatu

During the day on Thursday, a strong earthquake of magnitude 7.0, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS), was recorded in the Vanuatu islands located in the South Pacific.

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